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Heather Somerville

RPT-INSIGHT-Chinese tech investors flee Silicon Valley as Trump tightens scrutiny

Jan 07 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 7 New Trump administration policies aimed at curbing China's access to American innovation have all but halted Chinese investment in U.S. technology startups, as both investors and startup founders abandon deals amid scrutiny from Washington.

Chinese tech investors flee Silicon Valley as Trump tightens scrutiny

Jan 07 2019

SAN FRANCISCO New Trump administration policies aimed at curbing China's access to American innovation have all but halted Chinese investment in U.S. technology startups, as both investors and startup founders abandon deals amid scrutiny from Washington. | Video

California lets self-driving startup Zoox offer autonomous rides

Dec 21 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Self-driving car startup Zoox Inc has become the first company to receive approval from California regulators to operate an autonomous ride service for public passengers, state regulators said on Friday.

Self-driving startup Zoox gets OK to offer autonomous rides to the public

Dec 21 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 21 Self-driving car startup Zoox Inc has become the first company to receive approval from California regulators to operate an autonomous ride service for public passengers, state regulators said on Friday.

Defunct startup Sidecar sues Uber: 'hell-bent on stifling competition'

Dec 11 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Defunct startup Sidecar Technologies Inc, which pioneered on-demand ride-hailing, is suing Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], alleging it engaged in predatory pricing and anticompetitive practices that ultimately put Sidecar out of business.

Defunct startup Sidecar sues Uber: 'hell-bent on stifling competition'

Dec 11 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Defunct startup Sidecar Technologies Inc, which pioneered on-demand ride-hailing, is suing Uber Technologies Inc, alleging it engaged in predatory pricing and anticompetitive practices that ultimately put Sidecar out of business.

Defunct startup Sidecar sues Uber: 'hell-bent on stifling competition'

Dec 11 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 11 Defunct startup Sidecar Technologies Inc, which pioneered on-demand ride-hailing, is suing Uber Technologies Inc, alleging it engaged in predatory pricing and anticompetitive practices that ultimately put Sidecar out of business.

Uber's dominant size may rob smaller Lyft of its IPO oxygen

Dec 11 2018

Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] and smaller rival Lyft are driving side-by-side on the road to a stock market debut, and that may not bode well for Lyft as investors decide where to place their bets in the ride-hailing sector. | Video

Uber makes confidential filing for long-awaited IPO

Dec 08 2018

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, Uber Technologies Inc has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, according to three people with knowledge of the matter, taking a step closer to a key milestone for one of the most closely watched and controversial companies in Silicon Valley. | Video

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