TechCrunch’s sources say Uber has been in talks since October to sell its Advanced Technologies Group. This would follow Uber selling scooter and bike company Jump, selling a stake in Uber Freight and agreeing to acquire Postmates, which is expected to close this quarter. What’s Uber’s plan and why the shift away from tangential business ventures?
Starring Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Roger Chang and Joe.
Qualcomm received a license to let it sell some mobile components to Huawei, Turkey fines Google for anti-competitive behavior with six-months to change their ad business, and Samsung launches a line of smart monitors.
DoorDash files for its IPO with the US SEC, the Austrian Supreme Court dismisses Facebook’s appeal, requiring the platform to remove defamatory comments globally, and Nintendo releases another retro console.
On January 6, 2021, the US will count its electoral votes for President and Vice President and right now it seems likely that the next US president will be former Vice President Joe Biden. So we thought we’d look at what kind of tech policy we might see from a Biden administration.
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The PUBG Corporation announces how it plans to relaunch PUBG Mobile in India, Instagram’s redesign adds Reels and Shopping to the navigation bar, and Google will end unlimited photo backups in Google Photos.