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SoftBank Invests $940 Million in Nuro for Driverless Deliveries

SoftBank is investing nearly $1 billion in a robotic-delivery vehicle startup, a hefty injection of capital that could help accelerate the race to put driverless vehicles on the road......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Driverless delivery startup Nuro gets $940M SoftBank investment

Autonomous technology startup Nuro said on Monday it raised $940 million from SoftBank Group Corp, which valued the Silicon Valley-based company at $2.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

Driverless delivery startup Nuro gets $940 million SoftBank investment

Autonomous technology startup Nuro said on Monday it raised $940 million from SoftBank Group Corp, which valued the Silicon Valley-based company at $2.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: source

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half of the cash for Abu Dhabi's state investor Mubadala Investment Co's new $400 million fund investing in European start-ups, a source familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2019

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: FT

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half the cash for the new $400 million fund by Abu Dhabi's state-owned Mubadala Investment Co that aims to back European start-ups, the Financial Times reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 18th, 2019

Softbank Invests In Autonomous Grocery Delivery Startup Nuro

TechCrunch reports that SoftBank, a Japanese multinational holding group, has led a $940 m.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2019

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup Opendoor

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs, the companies said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

Kroger Plans to Introduce Driverless Grocery Deliveries

Kroger, the largest U.S. supermarket chain by sales, said it would work with electric-vehicle startup Nuro to test what they called the world’s first driverless grocery deliveries......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

GM Shares Surge as Softbank Fund Invests in Its Driverless-Car Unit

SoftBank’s tech-focused Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’s driverless-car unit, as the auto maker battles tech companies and startups in a race to commercialize autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 31st, 2018

GM Soars After Soft Bank Invests $2.25BN In Driverless-Car Unit

Step aside Tesla and Uber: there is a new-selfdriving cool kid in town. On Thursday morning, tech-investing giant SoftBank Vision.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son reportedly lost $130 million on bitcoin bet

Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder of SoftBank Group Corp., made a huge personal bet on bitcoin just as prices for the digital currency peaked, losing more than $130 million when he sold out, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch5 hr. 29 min. ago

Photos: Kroger, Nuro debut driverless delivery in Houston

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Japan’s Biggest Bank Invests in Crypto Sleuthing Startup Chainalysis

Japanese bank MUFG has backed an additional Series B raise for crypto analytics startup Chainalysis, bringing its round total to $36 million......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 17th, 2019

Atlanta"s TTV Capital raising fifth fund, aims for $125 million

Founded in 2000, TTV invests in fintech startups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2019

Xtra Lease Invests $300 Million To Buy 10,000 New Trailers

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Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 4th, 2019

Airbnb to invest $100-200 million in India"s OYO - source

Home-renting company Airbnb will invest between $100 and $200 million in SoftBank Group-backed Indian hotel start-up OYO, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters, as it dives deeper into the hotel-booking business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 1st, 2019

Hornblower "inclined" to showcase new ride

The company invests $12 million for incline rail cars on Clifton Hill......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2019

Capitol Report: O’Rourke narrowly outraises Sanders in first hours of campaign | Trump reportedly rages against driverless cars

Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6 million online in the first 24 hours after announcing his presidential campaign last week, the New York Times reports, citing the Democrat’s campaign, outpacing his rivals for his party’s nomination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2019

Smart transportation system in the works for downtown Jacksonville

Driverless shuttles, solar sidewalks and crime-fighting light poles will form the foundation of Jacksonville's transit network if a $63 million plan comes to life on downtown's east-west corridor, Bay Street......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Alibaba invests $693 million for stake in Chinese courier STO Express

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will take a 14 percent stake in STO Express Co Ltd through a $693 million deal, the e-commerce giant's fourth significant investment in a Chinese courier company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019