Comcast Corp.’s proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable Inc. goes before U.S. regulators who may be more interested in ensuring Internet users can see Netflix Inc.’s videos than parsing the combined company’s market share.
When Shimon Shur, an 18-year-old Israeli from an ultra-Orthodox Jewish home, decided he wanted to work rather than spend his days immersed in religious studies, he first had to learn to multiply and divide.
Doug Garland faces a formidable opponent. As the general manager of stadium experience and technology for the San Francisco 49ers, he competes with the comforts of the living room, where most football fans prefer to park themselves on Sunday. Fast Wi-Fi, affordable snacks, no lines when nature calls.
Sony Corp., the maker of Xperia handsets, jumped the most in more than six months in Tokyo trading after Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai said the company will maintain growth in smartphone shipments.