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T-Mobile CEO takes the stand in T-Mobile/Sprint merger trial

T-Mobile CEO takes the stand in T-Mobile/Sprint merger trial

(Reuters) – T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) Chief Executive John Legere testified on Friday that he believes U.S. regulators considered Dish Network’s (DISH.O) history of attempting to build a wireless network when they approved the merger between T-Mobile and Sprint Corp (S.N). A group of U.S. states have sued to stop the merger, saying it would [...]

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Stripe Is Trying to Rewire the Internet’s Attention Economy

Stripe Is Trying to Rewire the Internet’s Attention Economy

“Forget unicorns—Stripe is the fintech world’s $35 billion gorilla. Nine years after it was founded, Stripe’s software has become the payment plumbing for e-commerce giants like Amazon, as well as tiny startups in more than 120 countries. The San Francisco-based company straightens out the byzantine payment and financial networks around the globe, giving developers and [...]

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A Blockchain Firm Advised by Nobel Laureate Myron Scholes Just Launched a Rival to Facebook’s Libra

A Blockchain Firm Advised by Nobel Laureate Myron Scholes Just Launched a Rival to Facebook’s Libra

“With an advisory board that includes top economists like Nobel Prize-winner Myron Scholes, U.K.-based firm Saga hopes to introduce a global currency that regulators find agreeable.   The company on Tuesday launched its saga (SGA) token, a virtual currency tied to a basket of currencies in order to maintain a stable value. That’s not too [...]

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