Just Eat Takeaway confirms it is acquiring Grubhub in an all-stock deal; the deal has an equity value of $7.3B — - Deal creates one of world´s largest food-delivery companies — Dutch company offered to pay $75.15 per share for Grubhub — Europe´s Just Eat Takeaway.com NV agreed …
Jared Newman / Fast Company:
Roku is prominently promoting OAN Encore, an offshoot of OANN with the same news and commentary, on The Roku Channel, as Trump promotes conspiracies from OANN — One America News Network isn´t just an app on Roku streaming devices. It´s receiving a huge platform as part of Roku´s business model.
Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
A look at TikTok vs. YouTube rivalry in India, amid geopolitical tensions between India and China that has brought anti-China sentiments to the forefront — Not many people in India had heard of CarryMinati until last month. Then, amid the country´s novel coronavirus lockdown …
Sources: Amazon aims to test the bulk of its US workers for COVID-19 every two weeks; company confirms launching a pilot program at some fulfillment centers — - Amazon aims to test the bulk of its workers for Covid-19 every two weeks. — To this end, the company is setting …
Paddy Baker / CoinDesk:
Fidelity survey finds that the number of US institutions trading cryptocurrency futures more than doubled in the past year — Fidelity´s digital asset subsidiary found the number of U.S. institutional investors buying crypto derivative products jumped up significantly in 2020.
Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:
Concourse Labs, which provides an automated cloud governance service, emerges from stealth with $15.2M Series A led by ForgePoint Capital — Concourse Labs, a startup developing an automated cloud governance platform, today emerged from stealth with $15.2 million in financing.
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple is planning to announces a shift to its own main processors in Mac computers, replacing chips from Intel, as early as this month at WWDC — - Company readies Macs for next year without Intel processors — Apple is holding virtual version of WWDC event week of June 22
Online used car seller Vroom raises $467.5M in its US IPO after pricing its shares at $22, above the initially marketed range of $18-$20 — (Reuters) - Online used car seller Vroom Inc raised $467.5 million in its U.S. initial public offering, the company said on Monday …
Eileen Yu / ZDNet:
Singapore says the wearable device it is developing for COVID-19 contact tracing will not have GPS, Wi-Fi, or cellular connectivity to ease privacy fears — Slated to be ready for rollout later this month, wearable devices the country is developing for COVID-19 contact tracing will not have GPS …
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Amazon sues former AWS VP of product marketing Brian Hall, alleging his new role at Google Cloud violates a non-compete agreement — A lawsuit filed by Amazon against Brian Hall, former Amazon Web Services vice president of product marketing, alleges that his new role at Google Cloud violates …