Sources: ByteDance, which is adding thousands of employees to its 40K staff, expects a net loss of ~$1B in 2018 and revenues of $18B this year and $29B in 2020 (Bloomberg)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Hacker shares source code of tools from Iranian cyber-espionage unit APT34, alleged personal info of Iranian intelligence officers, and more on Telegram (Catalin Cimpanu/ZDNet)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Samsung responds to reports of display issues in Galaxy Fold, says removing the top protective layer or adding adhesives to the main display may cause damage (The Verge)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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A look at Microsoft’s hardware design labs and how the company designed the Surface Hub 2S (Jeremy Kaplan/Digital Trends)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Wisconsin governor says he wants to renegotiate the state’s Foxconn contract, which has up to $4B in incentives, thinks goal of 13K Foxconn jobs is unrealistic (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

April 18, 2019
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Airbnb leads $160M Series B in debt and equity financing for Lyric, a hospitality platform offering short-term serviced apartments for business travelers (Deanna Ting/Skift)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Newzoo data: the top 25 public game companies accounted for nearly 80% of the $134.9B global market in 2018; Tencent, Sony, Microsoft, and Apple topped the list (Dean Takahashi/VentureBeat)

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

April 18, 2019
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Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency (Chris Horton/New York Times)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Salesforce says it’s buying MapAnything, which helps companies make location-based workflows on Salesforce’s platform; MapAnything has raised more than $84M (Ron Miller/TechCrunch)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Twitter says it has acquired highlight sharing app Highly, which will shut down its iOS and Slack app on April 26 (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

April 18, 2019

Terry Gou, the founder of Foxconn, has announced he will run for Taiwan’s presidency  —  TAIPEI, Taiwan — The billionaire Terry Gou, whose company is best known for manufacturing iPhones, announced Wednesday he would run for Taiwan’s presidency, saying his bid had received a divine blessing — from a Chinese sea goddess.Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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