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Verizon’s internet services down for thousands of users – Downdetector

Signage is seen at a Verizon store in Manhattan, New York City, US, November 22, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 11 (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc’s (VZ.N) internet services were down for thousands of users on Thursday, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.com. There were more than …

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Samsung unveils new foldable smartphones, seeking to keep leading in the growing market

The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) unveiled its latest high-end foldable smartphones on Wednesday, keeping prices at the same level as last year’s in …

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Ripple Labs interested in bankrupt crypto lender Celsius’ assets

Celsius Network logo and representations of cryptocurrencies are seen in this illustration taken, June 13, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register: Aug 10 (Reuters) – San Francisco-based blockchain payments company Ripple Labs Inc, which is embroiled in a high-profile battle with the US securities regulator, is interested in …

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Musk sells Tesla shares worth $6.9 billion, cites chance of forced Twitter deal

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory groundbreaking ceremony in Shanghai, China January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register: Aug 10 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc ( TSLA.O ) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk sold $6.9 billion worth of shares in the electric vehicle maker, saying the …

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Coinbase posts loss as crypto market turmoil hits trading volumes

A representation of the cryptocurrency is seen in front of Coinbase logo in this illustration taken, March 4, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Aug 9 (Reuters) – Coinbase Global Inc (COIN.O) reported a larger-than-expected quarterly loss on Tuesday as investors worried by this year’s rout in risky assets …

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Dreaded ‘down rounds’ shave billions off startup valuations

Aug 9 (Reuters) – Several high-flying startups are being brought down to earth, as a recent carnage in global equity markets and lackluster demand for new listings force companies to raise funds at a substantial discount to their sky-high valuations. Easy money from venture capital dealmaking is fast evaporating in an inflation-induced high interest-rate environment …

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Elon Musk reacts to $80B IRS overhaul in Inflation Reduction Act: ‘Seems high’

Billionaire Elon Musk is among those raising their eyebrows over the roughly $80 billion overhaul of the Internal Revenue Service included in the Democrat-backed spending bill that passed the Senate on Sunday. “Seems high,” Musk, the world’s wealthiest individual, tweeted. Musk’s reaction to the IRS funding was in response to a report by the Washington …

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Singapore-based crypto lender Hodlnaut suspends withdrawals

Representations of the Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum and Litecoin virtual currencies are seen on a PC motherboard in this illustration picture, February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register: HONG KONG, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Hodlnaut, a Singapore-based crypto currency lender and borrower, has suspended withdrawals, swaps and deposits, …

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Musk challenges Twitter CEO to public debate on bots

Elon Musk’s Twitter profile is seen on a smartphone placed on printed Twitter logos in this picture illustration taken April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 6 (Reuters) – Elon Musk on Saturday challenged Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) Chief Executive Officer Parag Agrawal to a public debate …

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India freezes assets of Binance-linked WazirX

Representations of cryptocurrencies in this illustration taken January 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register: MUMBAI, Aug 5 (Reuters) – India’s financial crime-fighting agency said on Friday it had frozen the assets of WazirX, linked to the world’s largest digital currency exchange Binance, as part of its investigation …

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