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Thursday, May 6, 2021

Companies

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Discord Shuts Down Talks With Microsoft In Potential $10 Billion Acquisition

Discord was said to have been in exclusive talks with Microsoft over an acquisition deal worth at least $10 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. However, that deal is no longer on the table, with Discord shutting down negotiations, despite the bid being reported as high as $12 billion, according to Bloomberg...

Capital

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Deliverect Rides The Wave Of Explosive Growth In Food Tech

Deliverect, a Belgian-based food tech company, connects Uber Eats, Deliveroo, DoorDash, Just Eat, Takeaway.com and more delivery companies directly to restaurants’ POS systems. Founded in 2018, today the company’s technology is used in over 10,000 restaurants in 30 countries, including Pret a Manger, Dishoom, and KFC...

Leaders

Billionaire Beat: Appian CEO Matt Calkins Emphasizes Innovation And Strategy Professionally...

For businesses across America, the COVID-19 rebound is just beginning, but the race to restart can be challenging for businesses of all sizes. After a year of stasis and instability, some playing fields have been leveled, but the advantage remains in the hands of developers—the creators of the future...

Features

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Pentagon Looks To Expand AI Technologies For Military Efforts

After spending the past few years demonstrating how AI tools can boost U.S. military efforts, the Pentagon is shifting its focus to helping military services and agencies figure out how to incorporate the technologies in their systems. In fact, the Pentagon is looking to expand artificial intelligence across its military services and agencies. A budget of $841 million has been requested to bolster its AI work for 2021...

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Billionaire Beat: Eric Yuan And Zoom Rise To The Top Amid Uptick In Remote...

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