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Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal optimistic about Twitter investment: CNBC

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who owns investment firm Kingdom Holding, said in an interview with CNBC on Monday that he was optimistic about his investment in Twitter. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabian Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal arrives … Continue reading

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Bain Capital and Andreessen Horowitz Confirm Investment in New Cryptocurrency Basecoin

Basecoin will be created by three Princeton University computer science graduates. Bain Capital Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz have participated in the pre-sale of a new cryptocurrency called basecoin, the companies have confirmed. Basecoin will be created by three Princeton University … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: PureSec picks up investment because serverless is exciting

While in Israel late last year, I caught up with Shaked Zin and Avi Shulman, co-founders of security company PureSec. PureSec was in a bit of a conundrum. It was doing important work but in a space that was still … Continue reading

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Plat.One acquisition marks start of $2B IoT investment plan for SAP

SAP has bought IoT software developer Plat.One, marking the start of a plan to invest US$ 2 billion in the internet of things over the next five years. Some of those billions will be spent on the creation of IoT … Continue reading

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SAP buys startup Plat.One, part of $2B IoT investment

SAP has bought IoT software developer Plat.One, marking the start of a plan to invest $ 2 billion in the internet of things over the next five years. Some of those billions will be spent on the creation of IoT … Continue reading

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Walmart to boost its e-commerce investment in China

China’s e-commerce market hasn’t been easy for Walmart to crack, but the U.S. shopping giant isn’t giving up. The company is investing even more in its e-commerce operations there, by taking full control of a Chinese online retailer. On Thursday, … Continue reading

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