After a frenetic start, China’s venture ecosystem cooled in late 2018,with regional venture deal and dollar volume decreasing by almost 30 percent from Q3 to Q4. Even so, venture funding for the Asia Pacific region more than doubled year-over-year in 2018, with the bulk of the money going to China-based
Microsoft Closing In on Apple as World’s Most Valuable Company
Microsoft has been duking it out with Apple to be the largest publicly traded company by stock market value. Microsoft briefly surpassed Apple on a stock market value basis early Tuesday, but then shot ahead of it again on Wednesday
Amazon is reportedly among several bidders seeking to land the YES Network, which broadcasts New York Yankee games, and another 21 regional sports networks on the selling block.
Such an acquisition would expand the video holdings of Amazon, which already has about 88.7 million Prime Video viewers in the U.S.,