SoftBank names Goldman alumnus Taiichi Hoshino head of investment planning department

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31st March

SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday it has appointed former Goldman Sachs banker Taiichi Hoshino as head of a new investment planning department, as the group increases oversight of its tech bets battered by volatile markets.


Xerox abandons $35 billion hostile bid for HP

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31st March

U.S. printer maker Xerox Holdings Corp walked away from its $35 billion hostile cash-and-stock bid for HP Inc on Tuesday, after the coronavirus outbreak weighed on its campaign to take over the PC and printing equipment manufacturer.


Zoom takes lead over Microsoft Teams as coronavirus keeps Americans at home

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31st March

Zoom Video Communications Inc’s average user numbers in March were nearly three times that of its nearest rival Microsoft Corp’s Teams, according to research firm Apptopia, as the cornonavirus-driven stay-at-home lifted demand for video conferencing platforms.