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Get the DealBook newsletter to make sense of major business and policy headlines — and the power-brokers who shape them.__________ The American gambling industry and its regulators have an opportunity to police digital sports betting. They should take it before...
LOS ANGELES — He’s going to be fired any minute. So insisted Hollywood gossipmongers for much of last year about Thomas E. Rothman, the larger-than-life chairman of Sony’s Motion Picture Group. How times have changed. Sony Pictures Entertainment has signed Mr....
The auto industry has a choice to make: Which language will cars speak when they talk to one another? Until a couple of years ago, automakers agreed on one vehicle-to-vehicle communications platform, called dedicated short-range communications, or DSRC, based on...

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SEATTLE — If you’re one of the millions of people without a smart speaker in your home, Amazon wants to talk to you. On Thursday, the company announced not one, not six, but more than a dozen devices for its...
In the context of a growing national debate on tech and privacy, Google has come under increased scrutiny for how it may be tracking and targeting children for advertising. Two House members sent a letter this week to the company’s...
LONDON — When TPG raised a $2 billion fund for so-called social impact investing in 2016, some on Wall Street questioned whether the investment firm could succeed — especially at that scale. Two years later, that social impact fund, called...
Just because Leslie Moonves was forced out as CBS’s chairman and chief executive doesn’t mean he is going to quietly walk away from $120 million. That CBS would pay Mr. Moonves such a princely sum, after multiple allegations of sexual...
This article was reported and written in a collaboration with ProPublica, the nonprofit investigative journalism organization. An artificial intelligence start-up founded by three insiders at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center debuted with great fanfare in February, with $25 million in...
Get ready to pay even more the next time you fly with checked baggage. Just before Labor Day, JetBlue and United Airlines raised the bag fee for most travelers to $30. Delta Air Lines followed suit on Wednesday. So far,...
Get the DealBook newsletter to make sense of major business and policy headlines — and the power-brokers who shape them.__________ Jack Ma’s American dream has woken up to a bitter reality. Alibaba’s retiring founder rescinded a promise to create 1...
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