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10–100 Companies


Funding and Acquisitions

2017 Q1

4 + 3
Bloomberg , TechCrunch

Brazilian Ride-Hailing Company Raises $100 Million From SoftBank

Taxis Funding

Deal: Buy the LG G5 for just $299.99 and get a free LG 360 VR headset worth $129.99

Mobile devices Costs
CNN Tech

In Seattle, BMW plans for a future where nobody buys cars

$100,000,000 Private equity
New York Times Bits

Brazilian Uber Rival Raises $100 Million From SoftBank

VentureBeat , Tnooz

Google and Indian e-taxi giant Ola unveil Progressive Web App that brings native experience to low-end smartphones

Asia Taxis
Business Insider

Uber's top lawyer is taking a new job in the company

Business Insider

Uber’s string of controversies have seriously hurt its reputation, survey says

The Verge

You can now earn free Delta miles from Lyft rides

Tech in Asia

After seed round, Ahlijasa thinks it can get laundry-on-demand just right

Apps & Services Funding Taxis

Get a 6-inch ZTE Max XL phone for $99.99

Mobile devices
The Robot Report

SoftBank invests $5 billion into Didi Chuxing and $4 billion more in Nvidia - tracking news about the business of robotics

TechCrunch , The Verge , Re/code , +2

Judge ruling means Uber can continue self-driving work but Levandowski barred from LiDAR


Uber Robocar Engineer Ordered Walled Off in Waymo Secrets Fight

Tech in Asia

How Airbnb and Uber are reacting in the face of regulatory changes

Asia Technology Taxis

U.S. court rejects Uber's call for private hearing in trade secrets case brought by Alphabet


SoftBank to Pump $5 Billion Into China’s Didi


Waymo's Case Against Uber Sent by Judge to U.S. Prosecutors

Mashable , The Verge

Uber's new feature makes it so you never have to memorize an address again

Tech in Asia

SoftBank takes a $1.41 billion hit from loss in value of its investments in Snapdeal, Ola

Asia Earnings

SoftBank confirms it’s putting $5BN into Didi Chuxing, the ‘Uber of China’

Funding Taxis Asia
Tech in Asia

Senior Marketing Executive at GoGoVan Singapore

Asia Taxis
$100,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)

Cabify nets $100M to take on Uber in Latin America, reportedly raising $400M more

Taxis Funding Global

Didi Chuxing's new English app can translate what you say to Chinese drivers

Asia Taxis

Spanish ride-hailing app Cabify raises $100 million in fresh funding round

Funding Global

Didi translates its app into English for visitors to China


Didi Launches English Ride-Hailing Services In China

Asia Apps Taxis

Justice Department starts criminal probe into Uber

$104,000,000 Private equity
Tech in Asia

Ola gets a runway extension to figure out a balance between growth and cash burn

Taxis Stock markets
The Verge

Waymo lacks a "smoking gun" in case against Uber, judge says


Waymo case reveals Levandowski got $250 million in Uber stock for Otto

Re/code , TechCrunch

A judge could decide today on Alphabet’s call for an injunction against Uber

New York Times Bits

Uber and Waymo Duel at Key Hearing Over Driverless Car Technology

Business Insider

Google just accused Uber of creating a fake, shell company with its former engineer in order to steal its tech

Wired UK

London buses and routes will soon be colour-coded like the Tube

City life Taxis
Tech City News

Gig economy firms such as Uber and Deliveroo 'are free-riding on welfare state'


Danish government wants to avoid killing the next Uber

Tech in Asia

Ola, Uber growth in India screeches to a halt in 2017

Earnings Taxis
Wired UK

Flight of fancy: here are all the reasons why Uber's flying car plans are fantasy

SiliconANGLE Media

Chinese Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises a massive $5.5B - SiliconANGLE

Asia Taxis Funding
The Verge , TechCrunch , TNW

Uber is making it easier to delete your account

Taxis Apps
$5,500,000,000 Private equity
TechCentral , ChinaMoneyNetwork , VentureBeat , +8

China's Didi breaks records with $5,5bn funding

Taxis Funding Asia
Tech in Asia

Didi confirms $5.5b funding to boost ‘global strategy’

Funding Asia Taxis

Uber self-driving car chief moves aside amid Waymo trade secrets scandal


Crunch Report | China’s Didi Chuxing Valuation Hits $50B


​Waymo vs. Uber lawsuit: 10 things you need to know


Didi Chuxing adds Ofo bike sharing to its main app


Flying Taxis Will Be More Like Taking the Bus

PE Hub

China's Didi to raise up to $6 billion, values firm at $50 billion: Reuters

Funding Asia Taxis
CNN Tech , TechCrunch

Uber rival Didi Chuxing is worth $50 billion

Funding Taxis