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Convoy Raises $185 Million Led By CapitalG
Friday, 21 Sep 2018 06:00am EDT 

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc ::CONVOY RAISES $185 MILLION LED BY CAPITALG.CONVOY- SECURED $185 MILLION IN SERIES C FINANCING LED BY CAPITALG, GROWTH EQUITY INVESTMENT FUND OF ALPHABET.CONVOY SAYS AS PART OF NEW INVESTMENT, DAVID LAWEE FROM CAPITALG WILL JOIN BOARD OF DIRECTORS.CONVOY SAYS MORE THAN $265 MILLION TOTAL CAPITAL RAISED TILL DATE.CONVOY SAYS WILL USE FUNDS TO "FURTHER ACCELERATE PRODUCT INNOVATION TO MEET SCALE AND DEMAND FROM SHIPPERS AND CARRIERS".CONVOY SAYS NEW INVESTORS ALSO INCLUDE FUNDS AND ACCOUNTS ADVISED BY T. ROWE PRICE ASSOCIATES, INC. AND LONE PINE CAPITAL.  Full Article

Google Says App Developers May Share Data With Third Parties If They Are Transparent With Users About How They Use The Data - Letter
Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 12:04pm EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - :GOOGLE IN LETTER TO SENATORS SAYS APP DEVELOPERS MAY SHARE DATA WITH 3RD PARTIES IF THEY ARE TRANSPARENT WITH USERS ABOUT HOW THEY ARE USING THE DATA.GOOGLE SAYS NO HUMANS AT GOOGLE READ USERS’ GMAIL, EXCEPT IN "VERY SPECIFIC CASES ", SUCH AS FOR FOR SECURITY PURPOSES - LETTER.GOOGLE SAYS DEVELOPERS WHO SEEK ACCESS TO SENSITIVE DATA MUST PUBLISH PRIVACY POLICY THAT FULLY DOCUMENTS HOW THE APP INTERACTS WITH USER DATA-LETTER.  Full Article

Future Retail Denies News Item On Investments by Google, Amazon
Friday, 13 Jul 2018 12:46am EDT 

Aug 27 (Reuters) - Future Retail Ltd ::CO DENIES NEWS ITEM ON GOOGLE TEAMING UP WITH PAYTM MALL FOR STAKE IN CO.CO ALSO DENIES NEWS ITEM ON AMAZON INVESTMENT IN CO .  Full Article

YouTube Canada Says YouTube Music And YouTube Premium Launch In Canada
Monday, 18 Jun 2018 12:00pm EDT 

June 18 (Reuters) - YouTube Canada : :YOUTUBE CANADA SAYS STARTING MONDAY YOUTUBE MUSIC, YOUTUBE PREMIUM IS AVAILABLE TO EVERYONE IN CANADA.YOUTUBE CANADA SAYS CURRENT GOOGLE PLAY MUSIC SUBSCRIBERS IN CANADA WILL AUTOMATICALLY RECEIVE ACCESS TO YOUTUBE MUSIC PREMIUM AT THEIR CURRENT PRICE.  Full Article

Jd.Com And Google Announce Strategic Partnership
Monday, 18 Jun 2018 12:00am EDT 

June 18 (Reuters) - Jd.Com Inc ::JD.COM AND GOOGLE ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP.GOOGLE TO INVEST $550 MILLION IN JD.COM.UNDER AGREEMENTS, GOOGLE WILL RECEIVE 27,106,948 NEWLY ISSUED JD.COM CLASS A ORDINARY SHARES AT AN ISSUE PRICE OF $20.29 PER SHARE.JD.COM TO JOIN GOOGLE SHOPPING AND OFFER A CURATED SELECTION OF HIGH-QUALITY PRODUCTS TO CONSUMERS ACROSS MULTIPLE REGIONS.JD.COM - GOOGLE, JD PLAN TO COLLABORATE ON A RANGE OF STRATEGIC INITIATIVES, INCLUDING JOINT DEVELOPMENT OF RETAIL SOLUTIONS IN REGIONS AROUND WORLD.  Full Article

FCA US LLC Expands Partnership With Waymo
Thursday, 31 May 2018 12:00pm EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - FCA US Llc::FCA US LLC EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH WAYMO.FCA US LLC SAYS UP TO 62,000 ADDITIONAL CHRYSLER PACIFICA HYBRID MINIVANS WILL JOIN WAYMO’S DRIVERLESS FLEET, STARTING IN LATE 2018.FCA US LLC SAYS CO, WAYMO IN DISCUSSION TO DEVELOP WAYMO-EQUIPPED FULLY SELF-DRIVING VEHICLE FOR SALE TO FCA RETAIL CUSTOMERS.  Full Article

Uber CEO Khosrowshahi says he consults ex-CEO Kalanick 'not a lot'
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 11:54pm EDT 

May 30 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc CEO Dara Khosrowshahi interviewed on stage on Wednesday at the Code Conference: :UBER TECHNOLOGIES INC CEO DARA KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS HE CONSULTS WITH EX-CEO TRAVIS KALANICK 'NOT A LOT'.KHOSROWSHAHI AT CODE CONFERENCE SAYS OF KALANICK: 'I CONSULT WITH HIM JUST LIKE I CONSULT WITH THE REST OF THE BOARD'.KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS UBER NEEDS TO MAKE DRIVING JOBS 'MORE ATTRACTIVE,' CITES LOW U.S. UNEMPLOYMENT RATE.KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS UBER'S TOTAL REVENUE IS GROWING AT 67 PERCENT YEAR-OVER-YEAR.KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS HE WANTS UBER TO OFFER RANGE OF THIRD-PARTY TRANSIT OPTIONS, BECOME 'AMAZON FOR TRANSPORTATION'.KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS UBER IS ON TRACK FOR IPO IN SECOND HALF OF 2019.KHOSROWSHAHI SAYS HE WANTS UBER TO OFFER RANGE OF THIRD-PARTY TRANSIT OPTIONS, BECOME 'AMAZON FOR TRANSPORTATION'.  Full Article

E.ON And Google Deepen Solar Partnership Around Project Sunroof
Friday, 18 May 2018 05:45am EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - E.ON SE ::E.ON AND GOOGLE DEEPEN SOLAR PARTNERSHIP AROUND PROJECT SUNROOF.GOOGLE COOPERATION IN GERMANY EXTENDED UNTIL END OF 2018.E.ON AIMS FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC MARKET LEADERSHIP IN GERMANY.  Full Article

Google Says Introducing Google One, A Plan For Expanded Storage
Monday, 14 May 2018 01:26pm EDT 

May 14 (Reuters) - Google::SAYS INTRODUCING GOOGLE ONE, A PLAN FOR EXPANDED STORAGE.SAYS IN THE NEXT FEW MONTHS, ALL PAID CONSUMER GOOGLE DRIVE STORAGE PLANS WILL BE UPGRADED TO GOOGLE ONE.SAYS GOOGLE DRIVE STORAGE PLANS UPGRADE DOESN’T AFFECT G SUITE BUSINESS CUSTOMERS.  Full Article

Alphabet Says To Transition Network Rev Metrics To Pct Change In Impressions & Cost-Per Impression In Q1
Monday, 2 Apr 2018 03:16pm EDT 

April 2 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc ::IN Q1, TO TRANSITION NETWORK REV METRICS FROM PCT CHANGE IN PAID CLICKS & COST-PER-CLICK TO PCT CHANGE IN IMPRESSIONS & COST-PER IMPRESSION.MONETIZATION METRICS FOR GOOGLE PROPERTIES REVENUES WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED.  Full Article

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U.S. Justice Department may delay meeting on possible social media bias: source

WASHINGTON The Justice Department is considering delaying a meeting with state attorneys general planned for next week to discuss concerns about conservative voices being stifled on social media, according to a person familiar with the discussions.