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Nov 23, 2017
Uber's messy data breach collides with launch of SoftBank deal; will Travis Kalanick continue on board?Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi, who took charge in August, acknowledged in a blog that Uber had erred in its handling of the breach.
Nov 21, 2017
SoftBank funding may spur Uber to re-think tough Southeast Asian marketSoftBank has also been a big investor in Uber’s rivals across Asia, including Southeast Asia’s Grab, China’s DiDi Chuxing, and India’s Ola
Nov 15, 2017
SoftBank's investment in Uber could bring a necessary overhaul for the tech giantThe deal is giving the world's most valuable startup an additional $1 billion in capital and could allow SoftBank to acquire as much as 14 percent of Uber over time.
Nov 14, 2017
Investment deal with Uber yet to be finalised; will depend on shares offered and its price: SoftBankUber had said funds from SoftBank, subject to the closure of the deal, would help the US-based startup fuel investments in technology and expansion in its home market as well as other countries.
Nov 13, 2017
Uber board in pact to pave way for SoftBank investment; deal will fully reset company, say expertsVenture capital firm Benchmark, an early investor with a board seat in the ride-services company, and Kalanick have reached an agreement over terms of the SoftBank investment, which could be worth up to $10 billion, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Nov 13, 2017
SoftBank Group to invest $1bn in the ride-hailing company UberUber’s statement said it reached an agreement with a consortium led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group.
Nov 03, 2017
T-Mobile and Sprint are working together to salvage $74 billion merger talksDeutsche Telekom and SoftBank reached an impasse last week in their talks as SoftBank directors expressed doubts over giving up control of Sprint.
Nov 01, 2017
SoftBank Group Corp and Deutsche Telecom unable to finalise talks for Sprint Corp and T-Mobile mergerAt a SoftBank board meeting on Friday, several directors expressed doubts about giving up control of Sprint.
Oct 25, 2017
T-Mobile and Sprint Corp are setting up special committees of their board members to decide on a mergerSome T-Mobile minority shareholders believe Sprint should not be offered any premium for its shares, the sources said.
Oct 23, 2017
iPhones are a major platform for AI in the future, claims Apple COO Jeff WilliamsLater this week, Apple is set to begin taking pre-orders for its new smartphone, the iPhone X – which starts at $999.