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Walmart Invests In China's New Dada

Walmart Invests In China's New Dada

China’s largest on-demand logistics and Online to Offline (O2O) Grocery platform New Dada gets investment from Walmart....

Oct 21 2016, 7:22am CDT

Ford Invests in 3D Mapping Startup Civil Maps for Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Ford Invests in 3D Mapping Startup Civil Maps for Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Ford wants its rightful share in AI that is meant for self-driving vehicles....

Jul 16 2016, 8:08am CDT

WhatsApp co-founder Invests in Indian firm to Push Connected Cars

WhatsApp co-founder Invests in Indian firm to Push Connected Cars

 In a move to speed up the availability of internet-connected cars in India, WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton with other g...

Jul 11 2016, 6:23pm CDT

Twitter Invests $70 million in Music Streaming Service SoundCloud

Twitter Invests $70 million in Music Streaming Service SoundCloud

Micro-blogging website Twitter has invested $70 million in popular music streaming service SoundCloud, a move that may push Twi...

Jun 15 2016, 12:05am CDT

Luxembourg Invests 200 Million Euros in Asteroid Mining

Luxembourg Invests 200 Million Euros in Asteroid Mining

The tiny country that is Luxembourg is to fund space mining ventures for the future. In fact, it has set aside 200 million euro...

Jun 6 2016, 3:43am CDT

Volkswagen Invests $300 Million in Uber Rival Gett to Explore Ride-Sharing

Volkswagen Invests $300 Million in Uber Rival Gett to Explore Ride-Sharing

The ride-sharing market is becoming stronger and is growing with the passage of time....

May 25 2016, 11:13am CDT

Toyota Invests in Uber to Explore Ridesharing

Toyota Invests in Uber to Explore Ridesharing

Uber and Toyota Motor Corporation are ready to join the relay race among the car companies and technology platform in the explo...

May 25 2016, 11:04am CDT

Sony Invests in Artificial Intelligence Company Cogitai

Sony Invests in Artificial Intelligence Company Cogitai

AI is again a big topic at Japanese Sony....

May 17 2016, 3:29pm CDT

Apple Invests $1 Billion in Chinese Uber Didi Chuxing

Apple Invests $1 Billion in Chinese Uber Didi Chuxing

Chinese ride hailing service Didi Chuxing receives a surprise investment from Apple....

May 13 2016, 12:40am CDT

NASA Invests $67 Million in Solar Electric Propulsion System

NASA Invests $67 Million in Solar Electric Propulsion System

NASA will pump approximately $67 million into a novel solar electric engine space project. It will be something entirely new an...

Apr 27 2016, 6:50am CDT

Zika virus vaccine

Brazil Invests $1.9 Million to Partner with University of Texas over Zika Vaccine

Brazil has just shown it is not folding its hands while Zika virus decimates its people, or to allow itself to be made the joke...

Feb 11 2016, 9:31am CST

Zika virus vaccine

Brazil Invests $1.9 Million to Partner with University of Texas over Zika Vaccine

Brazil has just shown it is not folding its hands while Zika virus decimates its people, or to allow itself to be made the joke...

Feb 11 2016, 9:30am CST

Samsung Reportedly Invests $7.47 billion to Make Flexible OLED Displays for Apple iPhone

Samsung Reportedly Invests $7.47 billion to Make Flexible OLED Displays for Apple iPhone

A new report says that Samsung will supply flexible OLED displays for a next generation iPhone....

Jan 14 2016, 2:40am CST

LG Display Invests a Billion into new Flexible OLED Display Plant

LG Display Invests a Billion into new Flexible OLED Display Plant

LG Display announced today that it will invest KRW1.05 trillion ($890 million) in a 6th Generation flexible OLED display produc...

Jul 23 2015, 9:23am CDT

Yuri Milner does NASA's Job and Invests $100m into Search for Aliens

Yuri Milner does NASA's Job and Invests $100m into Search for Aliens

Russian entrepreneur takes $100 million and invests it into the search for extraterrestrial life....

Jul 20 2015, 8:38am CDT

Baidu Invests in Music Education Company Tonara

Baidu Invests in Music Education Company Tonara

Chinese Internet giant Baidu invests $5 million into a music education company....

Apr 14 2015, 4:09am CDT

IBM invests $3 billion into IoT

IBM invests $3 billion into IoT

IBM announced today to move big into Internet of Things. Big Blue will invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish...

Mar 31 2015, 1:52am CDT

Apple invests $848M in First Solar to build a 130 Megawatt Solar Farm in CA

Apple invests $848M in First Solar to build a 130 Megawatt Solar Farm in CA

First Solar and Apple Incorporated are involved in a rock solid pact that will benefit both firms in the long run. The goal is...

Feb 11 2015, 3:00am CST

Alibaba invests $590 Million in Meizu for Smartphones

Alibaba invests $590 Million in Meizu for making Smartphones

It seems Alibaba is planning to expand its operations and enter the smartphone industry....

Feb 9 2015, 5:53am CST

Nokia Invests $100 Million in Connected Car Tech

Nokia Invests $100 Million in Connected Car Tech

The company wants to invest in companies "whose innovations will be important for a world of connected and intelligent veh...

May 5 2014, 1:21pm CDT

Alibaba invests in Tango

Alibaba invests in Tango

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tango is joining the conga line of mobile messaging services that have turned into hot commodities as more...

Mar 20 2014, 8:33am CDT

Messaging App Tango Raises $280 Million Led by Ali Baba's $215 Million

Alibaba Invests $215 Million that Helps Raise Tango $280 Million

The Calif-based social messaging app Tango has raised $280 million in its Series D round of venture funding. And it has been ai...

Mar 20 2014, 5:48am CDT

General Electric Goes Long On Gas-Fired Distributed Power

General Electric Goes Long On Gas-Fired Distributed Power; Invests $1.4 Billion In New Business Unit

General Electric plans to invest more than $1 billion in the rapidly growing distributed power industry. GE’s Vice Chairman Joh...

Feb 26 2014, 10:46pm CST

Microsoft Invests $15 Million Into Foursquare, Licenses Location Data

Just hours after announcing its new CEO, Microsoft released a bit of other news today: The Redmond giant has invested $15 milli...

Feb 5 2014, 12:02am CST

Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone

Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone

Or rather, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has invested in the second stage of a project to produce electrical power from...

Dec 23 2013, 10:57am CST

Justin Bieber Invests 1.1 Million in New Social Hub for Teens

Justin Bieber Invests 1.1 Million in New Social Hub for Teens

The world’s most wanted teen star has come of age. Justin Bieber has invested massive $1.1 million in a new social hub that wil...

Nov 5 2013, 6:12am CST

Tyra Banks invests in Social Shopping Startup

Tyra Banks invests in Social Shopping Startup

Supermodel Tyra Banks invests in TheHunt.com. Ashton Kutcher is already an investor in this startup....

Jul 16 2013, 1:52am CDT

Movil Invests $40 Million into Shazam App

Movil Invests $40 Million into Shazam App

Shazam, a company renowned for its music discernment app is being invested in by America Movil. Movil has pumped a $40 million...

Jul 8 2013, 3:21am CDT

Apple iPhone and iPad Manufacturer Foxconn Invests Big In Camera Maker GoPro

Apple iPhone and iPad Manufacturer Foxconn Invests Big In Camera Maker GoPro

Foxconn buys $200 million worth GoPro...

Dec 21 2012, 12:22pm CST

Sir Richard Branson invests in Square

Sir Richard Branson invests in Square

Mobile Payment startup Square gets multi-million investment from billionaire Sir Richard Branson....

Nov 8 2011, 10:02am CST

HTC invests in Beats Eletronics, HTC by Dr. Dre Phones on the Way

HTC invests in Beats Eletronics, HTC by Dr. Dre Phones on the Way

HTC puts $300 million into Beats Electronics, maker of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones....

Aug 11 2011, 7:08am CDT

GM Invests $131 Million in Corvette Manufacturing Plant

GM Invests $131 Million in Corvette Manufacturing Plant

GM creates more jobs...

May 5 2011, 11:50am CDT

Panasonic invests $30 million in Tesla Motors

Panasonic wants to play more with electric cars....

Nov 4 2010, 1:55am CDT

Warren Buffett invests in Chinese Electric Car Maker BYD

Warren Buffett invests in Chinese Electric Car Maker BYD

Ueber Investor Warren Buffett goes green by investing in Chinese BYD, a dynamic company making products from cell phone batteri...

Apr 14 2009, 4:00am CDT

Google 'invests' in Zip Lines

Google 'invests' in Zip Lines

We reported earlier that Google is looking into investing in green energy. Well apparently Google employees on their project da...

Oct 28 2008, 2:16am CDT

Google invests $500m in the Clearwire WiMax Network Company

Google is one of the investors in the newly formed Clearwire WiMAX business with Sprint. Google invested 500 million of the 3.2...

May 7 2008, 1:01pm CDT

Loremo News: Malaysian Kosmo Motors Invests in the 157MPG Car Company

Loremo News: Malaysian Kosmo Motors Invests in the 157MPG Car Company

The German based Loremo AG just announced that Malaysian Kosmo Motors takes a 26% stake in the Loremo AG. When I published th...

May 26 2006, 8:46am CDT

Mark Cuban Invests in Brondell - A High-Tech Toilet Seat Maker

Mark Cuban Invests in Brondell - A High-Tech Toilet Seat Maker

Silicon Valley Startup Brondell secured a Series A financing of $1.3 Mio. from Mark Cuban (owner of Dallas Mavericks and co-fou...

Dec 14 2005, 2:54am EST

Motorola Invests in OQO the Windows XP PDA Maker

Looks like OQO is here to stay. OQO, Inc., today announced $20 million in Series D financing. The oversubscribed round was led...

Nov 16 2005, 9:49am EST

e-Commerce is Red Hot: Yahoo Invests $1 Billion Dollars in Chinese Alibaba

e-Commerce is Red Hot: Yahoo Invests $1 Billion Dollars in Chinese Alibaba

Yahoo! buys 40% of Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba.com for $1 Billion. Alibaba.com is China's largest e-commerce company....

Aug 11 2005, 7:22am EST