If Amazon launches pharmacies in Whole Foods and on Prime, an acquisition of Rite Aid would accelerate market share, according to Cowen.
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Here's how AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson can manage DOJ and seal the Time Warner merger, says Jake Novak.
How Trump's remarks against AT&T/Time Warner merger could affect the case, and other important points, writes Prof. Harry First.
Partnering beyond your borders -- something many of the world’s leading multi-sided businesses and online marketplaces already engage in -- is becoming a..
Comcast has approached 21st Century Fox and expressed interest in an acquisition of some of Fox's assets, sources say.
Toyota Mobility Foundation, a charity set up by Toyota in 2014 to help bring about "a truly mobile society," has launched a $4 million..
Charter director John Malone shares his views in an exclusive interview with CNBC’s David Faber Thursday.
A bit of sad news for the maker community today: TechShop is shutting down nationwide. TechShop was pretty much heaven for the adventurous do-it-yourself'er...
Logistics transportation company Lori Systems won best of show at TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa after gaining majority votes of the event’s 15..
Furbo, the dog camera that lets you communicate with your pet and also tosses treats to your dog when you're away, has launched a new version that provides..
Sectors that are tied with China's Belt and Road Initiative will likely benefit from an uptick in deal making next year.
A taxi-hailing app. A transplant device developer. An online mortgage provider. Those businesses may have little in common, but one shared thread is that U.S...
Disney had approached 21st Century Fox about buying movie and television production operations, and the idea hasn't been dropped, Faber says
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson insisted the company was not told it had to sell CNN in order to get approval for its merger with Time Warner.
Cramer also says the Justice Department "thesis" about the AT&T-Time Warner deal is flawed.
This week on Technotopia I talk to Chris Boos, the creator of a bot that can play FreeCiv, a Civilization clone. His solution demonstrates the power of..
There’s really no choice here — AT&T should just dump CNN and not try to fight the Trump administration in court, says Jake Novak.
Over the past 20 years there have been 11,459 accidents across the network of oil and gas pipelines that crisscross the U.S. The toll in human lives and..
Three years of low growth have left corporate CEOs thirsty for bold transactions that add scale and boost their companies' bottom lines
Disney and 21st Century Fox shares are rising as Wall Street praises the potential of an asset deal between the two media companies.
Swag, especially good swag, can be important. That's where Swag.com comes in. The company aims to be a way for companies to get quality swag to help people..
21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Walt Disney Co., sources say.
If completed, the Broadcom deal for Qualcomm would be the largest technology acquisition on record, according to Dealogic.
Intel and AMD will work together to launch a chip offering for laptops.
Broadcom is preparing to unveil an unsolicited offer to buy Qualcomm for as much as $70 a share in cash and stock tomorrow morning.
Three prominent tech thinkers recently declared the end of the startup era, questioned the future of tech innovation generally and heralded the rise of the..
Broadcom is looking at acquiring Qualcomm, sources say.
Kat Kinkead and Peter Weijmarshausen met at their old company, Shapeways. Weijmarshausen recently stepped down as CEO and was looking for something cool to do..
Are ICOs here to stay? How blockchain will disrupt the financial industry? After producing so many headlines in 2017, the future of token sales and how crypto..
Agtech has largely seemed underserved by emerging startups, though farmers have largely proven more receptive to adopting new tech than most might assume...
When Greg Mark takes his 3D printer to VCs he gets blank stares. The Boston-based CEO of Markforged, a 3D printing company that specializes in printing carbon..
Moving is one of the most stressful life events you can go through. But Clutter, the on-demand storage startup based in LA, is looking to make that a little..
Investor Gil Penchina has a lot of ideas about the future of the seamless economy. Instead of car ownership, he says, we'll walk outside and a car will pick..
Earlier this year, Zapier launched a $250/month teams plan for its workflow automation service. Today, it's adding some long-requested functionality to this..
Shares of Sprint dropped more than 13 percent at one point after Nikkei first reported on Monday that the deal could be in jeopardy.
Silicon Valley is a land of ideation and thinkfluence and Qi drinks with tapioca mushroom protein. In this fourth episode of Bubbleproof, an original..
The merger negotiations to combine Sprint and T-Mobile are in jeopardy, according to a Nikkei report Monday.
A small Los Angeles-based company, Bee Technologies, recently made a stir on Reddit by asking potential unpaid interns to complete a fairly complex software..
Not every startup journey starts as sweetly as the road co-founders Ishita Prasad and Maya Balakrishnan took to launching their new company, Polymer -- but..
Continuing a tradition that began with the incubation and launch of Funny or Die (alongside Sequoia Capital and Will Ferrell's Gary Sanchez Productions), one..
CVS Health appears willing to pay top dollar for a health insurer in an effort to hold its own against competitors.
DoorDash CFO Mike Dinsdale has left the company less than a year after he joined, TechCrunch has learned. The food ordering and delivery startup is actively..
Bubbleproof is a new mockumentary series following the misadventures of Reputation.com founder Michael Fertik and venture capitalist David Cowan as they..
Atlas Informatics, whose Atlas Recall promised an intuitive and powerful way to index all your information across many services, is shutting down less than a..
InVision, the collaborative prototyping tool used by more 3 million people, has been around since 2011. But today, InVision is taking on the full stack with..
We're excited to be premiering a new mockumentary series about the startup world; watch the first four episodes of Bubbleproof right here on TechCrunch.
Building a token sale is at once quite simple and quite complex. A number of issues crop up immediately, including, but not limited to, the need for an..
Some employees at Outcome Health, which provides advertising for pharmaceutical companies in screens within doctors' offices, allegedly misled advertisers by..
One night in Larry Guterman's freshman year, he was at a loud party in a gym — and ended up with what he says was "ferocious" ringing in his ears afterward...
On October 11, TechCrunch and Facebook hosted Startup Battlefield Africa in Nairobi, Kenya. The Startup Battlefield pitch-off competition featured startups..
Waggit, a smart collar for dogs, aims to help improve your pup's quality of life and help humans better care for their dog companions. Like other smart dog..
Quinn Slack thinks we're close to the future that Back to the Future II promised back in the '80s — flying cars, artificial intelligence, sending rockets..
Traaqr, a St. Louis-based company, has just announced the launch of their interesting and clever new service. Essentially the system connects online..
Some T-Mobile shareholders are frustrated with the deal price, sources tell CNBC's David Faber.
Five of the 10 largest megadeals made in the third quarter of this year were signed in the United States as investors shifted away from Europe, according to a report by Mergermarket.
Former Uber chief Travis Kalanick has appointed two more people to the ridesharing company's board. One of the seats is going to Ursula Burns, former CEO and..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5V7R_se1Xc Elon Musk gave a keynote address yesterday to the International Aeronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia...
SEC Chairman Clayton froze his staff's plan to approve the sale, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing sources.
The 12 startups of Techstars NYC's latest class are taking over tonight's NY Tech Meetup. This "community demo day" is part of Managing Director Alex Iskold..
The world's fourth-larggest ETF manager could the deal on Thursday, the Financial Times reported, citing sources.
Startup funding may seem like a cut-and-dry affair. Money goes into a startup in exchange for shares in the startup. Easy enough, right? Not so much. There..
German industrial group Siemens is likely to decide on Tuesday to pursue a multibillion-dollar rail merger with French rival Alstom rather than Canada's Bombardier.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba increased its logistics investments as part of its aim to fulfill orders on the mainland withing 24 hours.
T-Mobile and Sprint are entering due diligence on their deal, sources tell CNBC's David Faber.
Schneider's CEO and Chairman Jean-Pascal Tricoire said the recent Aveva Group acquisition will play to both companies' strengths.
T-Mobile US is close to agreeing to terms on a deal to merge with peer Sprint, people familiar with the matter said.
Zenefits co-founder Parker Conrad was shown the door in February last year, paving the way for then-COO David Sacks to take over the company and try to turn..
Tata Steel says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Thyssenkrupp to create a "leading European steel enterprise."
Boundless is a Seattle based startup addressing the enormous issue of applying for immigrant status in the US. Founder Xiao Wang came to the US over when he..
T-Mobile and Sprint are in active talks about a merger, CNBC has learned.
Bayer said it would likely take until early next year to complete the planned $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds group Monsanto.
It can be hard for big companies to keep tabs on all the research and innovation in their industry. The search for the best patents can be both cumbersome and..
FutureFuel.io, the company offering student loan payment management services as an employee benefit, is adding new features to make it easier for companies to..
Healthy, well-aligned teeth shouldn't just be for the wealthy. Candid, a direct-to-consumer teeth alignment company, aims to make straight teeth more..
SparkLabs Group, which claims to be the largest startup accelerator group in Asia, is stepping into agricultural tech with a new program created in..
Blue Bottle Coffee, one of Silicon Valley's favorite coffee projects, is selling a majority stake to Nestlé in a big semi-acquisition this morning that's no..
Snappr, the on-demand photography service that was part of YC’s Winter ’17 batch, has closed $2M in seed funding. Investors include Airtree Ventures (the..
Metacert is a company that hunts down and kills fake news. Created by Paul Walsh, it can assess whether or not a link is trustworthy and warn you before you..
Adam Braun, a consultant-turned-educational non-profit founder, will say he's had a lot of good fortune that's helped him position himself in a way to see the..
A couple of years after participating in TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield, YayPay is raising $5.3 million from QED Investors, Birchmere, Fifth Third..
WeWork, the behemoth co-work company valued at $20 billion, has filed a complaint with New York's Southern District Court, alleging that China-based UrWork is..
If you've never worked for a complete jerk, consider yourself lucky. Roughly one in five people polled say they've experienced bullying in the workplace --..