Spies Reportedly Tried to Discredit Critics of Controversial Israeli Spyware Firm NSO Group

NSO's products have been tied to Saudi use in tracking and killing journa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

Khashoggi Friend Sues Israeli Spyware Firm Over the Journalist’s Murder

The controversial NSO Group makes spyware used by multilple governments to monitor critics. A Saudi dissident filed suit.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 3rd, 2018

Imperial Capital Incrementally Bullish On Verint After M&A Talk

Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT), a New York-based analytics company, is reportedly in discussions to buy NSO Group, an Israeli cybersurveillance firm, for around $1 billion — a move that would Latest Ratings fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 31st, 2018

A company run by former Israeli spies reportedly tried to influence a local US election — and courted Trump"s campaign

Ron Jenkins/Getty Images An Israeli private spy company attempted to influence a local US election as part of a larger attem.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2019

Facebook drops firm that sought to discredit critics

Facebook said Thursday it was severing ties with a political consultancy that sought to discredit critics of the social networking giant using questionable campaign-style tactics......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

Facebook reportedly used anti-Semitic attacks to discredit its critics

A new blockbuster report dives into the questionable tactics behind Facebook’s crisis management......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

Facebook used opposition-research firm to link critics to George Soros, report says

Facebook Inc. used a political opposition-research group in an attempt to tie a group critical of the social network to liberal billionaire George Soros last summer, according to a bombshell report released Wednesday afternoon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Rick Gates Requested Proposals From an Israeli Firm to Manipulate the 2016 Election

Creating fake online identities to help Trump's campaign, a report says. Rick Gates, a former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump, reportedly.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2018

Yum China rejects $17.6 bln buyout - sources

Fast-food chain operator Yum China has reportedly rejected a $17.6 billion buyout offer from a consortium led by Chinese investment firm Hillhouse Capital Group, quashing what would have been one of Asia's biggest deals this year. Thuy Ong reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 29th, 2018

NEA buys a Denver-based network of primary care clinics

The Chevy Chase-based venture firm reportedly paid $100 million for the group of 53 clinics, spread across 10 states......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

Report: Google won"t renew controversial Pentagon contract

After facing a backlash from a group of its employees, Google reportedly has decided not to renew a controversial artificial intelligence contract with the U.S. Defense Department. In a meeting with Google employees Friday, company executive Diane Gr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Verint Systems may buy Israeli-based NSO Group for about $1 billion

Verint has offered to pay NSO’s controlling shareholder, San Francisco-based private-equity firm Francisco Partners, with its own stock and assumed debt, the person said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2018

The iCredit Card? WSJ Reports Apple And Goldman Sachs Are Working On A Joint Card

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is reportedly teaming up with bank giant Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: GS) to launch an Apple-branded credit card in the coming months, read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga15 hr. 23 min. ago

T.Rowe Price Group (TROW) Dividend Stock Analysis

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm provides its services to individuals, institutional investors, retirement plans, financial intermediaries, and institutions. It la.....»»

Category: blogSource: dividendgrowthinvestor16 hr. 53 min. ago

After Controversial John Lasseter Hire, Emma Thompson Said No More ‘Luck’ to Skydance

The Oscar-winner reportedly doesn't want to work for John Lasseter, who left Pixar after accusations of sexual misconduct. Emma Thompson .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 19th, 2019

Dispute among partners of superluxe MoMA tower

A rift has opened between the partners that built the soaring ultra-luxury condo tower at 53 W. 53rd St. Hines, Goldman Sachs, and the Singapore-based real estate investment firm Pontiac Land Group... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

Private-Equity Firm Great Hill Partners in Talks to Buy Gizmodo Media Group

Great Hill Partners is in exclusive talks with Univision Communications to buy Gizmodo Media Group, a deal that would add a marquee digital brand to the private-equity firm’s portfolio......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 16th, 2019

Fairfax real estate tech firm raises $30 million

Fairfax-based real estate data and analytics company Remine has closed a $30 million Series A funding round, bringing its total amount raised to $48 million. Stripes Group, a New York-based growth equity firm, was the lead investor. It has investe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Atlanta-based IDology being acquired by U.K."s GBG for $300M

Atlanta-based identification verification firm IDology is being bought by the United Kingdom's GB Group plc for $300 million in cash, the companies announced Monday. Founded in 2003, IDology provides digital identity verification and authentication serv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

Coming to a mall near you: CBD shops

Simon Property Group, the biggest mall owner in the country, is about to open more than 100 shops selling products infused with CBD. It's working with cannabis firm Green Growth Brands......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

Conservative student group with close ties to Trump administration hires controversial content creator Benny Johnson

Turning Point USA Benny Johnson, a well-known and controversial conservative content creator, has been hired by the pro-Trump student organization Turning Point USA.  Johnson.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2019