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Intel Q4: revenue of $18.7B, up 9% YoY, vs. $19.01B est., Client Computing Group revenue of $9.82B, up 10% YoY, vs. $10.01B est.; stock down 6%+ after…

Jordan Novet / CNBC : Intel Q4: revenue of $18.7B, up 9% YoY, vs. $19.01B est., Client Computing Group revenue of $9.82B, up 10% YoY, vs. $10.01B est.; stock down 6%+ after hours   —  Shares of Intel stock fell as much as 8 percent on Thursday after the company reported lower-than-expected revenue for the fiscal fourth quarter and light guidance.

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Snowden documents shed light on how states can compromise hardware supply chains, a practice undertaken by the US, France, Germany, China, and others…

The Intercept : Snowden documents shed light on how states can compromise hardware supply chains, a practice undertaken by the US, France, Germany, China, and others   —  In October, Bloomberg Businessweek published an alarming story: Operatives working for China's People's Liberation Army had secretly implanted microchips …

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Google Express quietly removes Walmart as a retail partner, leaving Target as the only major partner for the beleaguered delivery service (Corbin…

Corbin Davenport / Android Police : Google Express quietly removes Walmart as a retail partner, leaving Target as the only major partner for the beleaguered delivery service   —  When Google Express re-launched in 2017 as a free service, it had two major retail partners — Walmart and Target.  Both companies have a massive amount …

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Research firm says China had 713 VC deals in Q4, down 25% YoY, worth $18.3B total, down 12% YoY, amid cooling valuations and tighter hiring for tech…

South China Morning Post : Research firm says China had 713 VC deals in Q4, down 25% YoY, worth $18.3B total, down 12% YoY, amid cooling valuations and tighter hiring for tech startups   —  - The number of venture capital deals in China dropped 25 per cent year on year to 713 in the fourth quarter

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Twitter is testing an “Original Tweeter” tag to make it easier to see who started a thread; test has rolled out to “a small percentage” of iOS and…

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch : Twitter is testing an “Original Tweeter” tag to make it easier to see who started a thread; test has rolled out to “a small percentage” of iOS and Android users   —  Twitter is testing a new tag that will make it easier to parse who started a thread.

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Cision, a public relations software company, has agreed to buy AI-powered analytics company TrendKite for $225M as it continues to invest in software…

Nate Lanxon / Bloomberg : Cision, a public relations software company, has agreed to buy AI-powered analytics company TrendKite for $225M as it continues to invest in software automation   —  - Purchase will help Cision automate parts of PR campaigns  — TrendKite is company's second acquisition announced this month

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Sequoia India announces Surge, an accelerator focused on fledging startups in India and Southeast Asia, says it will offer selected companies a $1.5M…

Jon Russell / TechCrunch : Sequoia India announces Surge, an accelerator focused on fledging startups in India and Southeast Asia, says it will offer selected companies a $1.5M investment   —  ‘Surge’ offers a $1.5M check and access to the firm's global network  —  Sequoia India is going deep into early-stage investing …

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Sources: Microsoft’s Bing has been blocked in China following a government order, removing the last major foreign search engine left in the country…

Yuan Yang / Financial Times : Sources: Microsoft's Bing has been blocked in China following a government order, removing the last major foreign search engine left in the country   —  Microsoft's Bing search engine has been blocked in China following a government order, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

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