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Car Makers Team With General Atlantic to Bid for Nokia Maps Unit

recode.net – Reuters – May 21, 10:08 AM – German premium car makers Mercedes, Audi and BMW have teamed up with private equity firm General Atlantic to increase their firepower to acquire Nokia's mapping unit Here, according to two people familiar with the matter. Finland's Nokia started a…
Lauren Goode RT @mhbergen: Oh my god, someone just buy these maps already. t.co/PF3mAjFuqD
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Uber in Talks for $1 Billion Credit Facility With Banks

wsj.com – Dana Mattioli – May 21, 8:38 PM – Uber Technologies Inc. is seeking a $1 billion credit line from investment banks, people familiar with the matter said. The car-sharing company has recently contacted a number of large banks asking them how much they would be willing to commit, and…
Dana Mattioli Uber is in talks for $1 Billion credit facility w/ banks, a move that often is a precursor to IPO. WSJ Scoop: t.co/XEQMNEneHE
Elizabeth Holmes Big scoop from @DanaMattioli: Uber in talks for $1 billion credit facility with banks t.co/VQ9MHnXSar via @WSJ
Sally Shin Following in Facebook & Alibaba's footsteps, @Uber seeks $1B credit line from banks, paving the way for eventual IPO t.co/HGAqqJQrmT
Dan Primack Uber in talks for $1 billion credit line, per WSJ t.co/GGRH6Ae3nC
Christopher Mims RT @annairrera: Uber in talks for $1 billion credit facility with banks t.co/Sc9Cdx1yNg via @WSJ
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'Saudi Girls' Finally Get to Drive, but Only in a Videogame

wsj.com – Sarah E. Needleman – May 21, 3:41 PM – Saudi Arabian women this year will finally get the right to drive. It will just have to be in a post-apocalyptic world filled with baboon kings, crystal giants, fire dancers, mutants and zombie cybersoldiers. That's the setting for the coming…
Brian Fitzgerald Saudi women get to drive, but only in a post-apocalyptic videogame. Another good one from @saraheneedleman. t.co/4Nl6lo8TP1
WSJD RT @saraheneedleman: In a coming game, Saudi women race motorcycles. It's being made by a firm whose CEO is a Saudi Arabian prince. t.co/qwt4BiHXEF
Christopher Mims RT @saraheneedleman: 'Saudi Girls' Finally Get to Drive, but Only in a Videogame - WSJ t.co/EBF0SPeZFu
Wall Street Journal RT @ahmed: 'Saudi Girls' finally get to drive, but only in a videogame t.co/OmcfzWJH02 t.co/oeb0Q15CeZ
Tim Falconer RT @WSJD: 'Saudi Girls' finally get to drive, but only in a videogame t.co/dRSRzilcVI by @saraheneedleman t.co/EIgTAUI3Ya
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I Bleed Aqua.

lowercasecapital.com – chrissacca – May 21, 1:50 PM – Disclaimers: 1) I own a lot of Twitter stock personally and in my funds. 2) I definitely do not speak on behalf of Twitter. 3) I do not have any inside information about Twitter. 4) I can't think of a fourth thing to disclaim, but putting this here…
Heidi N Moore This post is the definition of overinvested. (Financially and emotionally). t.co/iTrJ9rlU5V
Ben Thompson I think the fourth disclaimer is the entire rest of the post. Looking forward to the rest. t.co/xfWih7QDe4 t.co/Fc7yMvxOek
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Your Contribution to the California Drought

nytimes.com – May 21 – The average American consumes more than 300 gallons of California water each week by eating food that was produced there. A bunch of California grapes requires 24 gallons of water to produce. California farmers produce more than a third of the…
The New York Times Love almonds? Here's how you're likely contributing to the California water shortage t.co/KnInIgi8NO t.co/YfhFLE7YH9
Christopher Mims RT @eilenez: The average American consumes more than 300 gallons of California water each week by eating the food produced there. t.co/a1lWXk8jr6
The New York Times Love avocados? You're likely contributing to the California water shortage t.co/9E1a8jnrcE t.co/Ri9AFfm4Wa
Tim Carmody RT @siddharma: To fundamentally alter how much water California uses, all Americans may have to give something up. The breakdown: t.co/7FETVjP7Bk
Elana Zak Average American consumes more than 300 gallons of California water each week: t.co/H6s6tu3byR h/t @ajchavar t.co/pI9UqtrXQS
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Give Silicon Valley a break

Fortune – May 21, 10:49 AM – 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, newspapers, magazines and others), please email syndication@timeinc.com. 2. To license a Fortune cover…
Alan Murray RT @pmarca: "Silicon Valley is far from perfect because, well, because it's a real place." Amen! t.co/Be373BCIg3
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Ev Williams' Obvious Ventures closes $123,456,789 fund

VentureBeat – Harrison Weber – May 21, 5:07 AM – Obvious Ventures, the venture capital firm cofounded by Twitter cofounder Evan Williams, announced the close of its very first fund today. Guess how much it raised? $123,456,789. Seriously. The close of this fund follows a public SEC filing which…
Harrison Weber RT @VentureBeat: Ev Williams' Obvious Ventures closes $123,456,789 fund t.co/YnzGRX11dk t.co/yodwjEMR8t
Christopher Mims RT @kevinroose: Money is so meaningless in Silicon Valley that VC firms are raising random sequential numbers. t.co/zDHvFInERs t.co/DYadVDNcWN
Dylan Tweney Ev Williams' Obvious Ventures closes $123,456,789 fund t.co/mnMvE7Wv03 by @harrisonweber #numbers #nerds
drew olanoff RT @Techmeme: Ev Williams' Obvious Ventures closes $123,456,789 fund (@harrisonweber / VentureBeat) t.co/Ahqsnv5a7d t.co/NcVDwzx3bb
Semil RT @kevinroose: Money is so meaningless in Silicon Valley that VC firms are raising random sequential numbers. t.co/zDHvFInERs t.co/DYadVDNcWN
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Google Ad Chief Says Larger Phones Help With Mobile Sales

WSJ – Alistair Barr – May 21 – Growth in the use of mobile devices has surprised even Google, but its lucrative advertising machine is healthy and handling the transition, advertising chief Sridhar Ramaswamy said Thursday. “There are a lot of positives going for the ad…
CMO Today Google Ad Chief Says Larger Phones Help With Mobile Sales t.co/gfdE9Ara4f
NathanOlivarez-Giles RT @WSJD: Larger phones are kind on straining eyes. They also help with ad sales t.co/envgYdOBQ8
Danny Sullivan We reported Facebook counts video views at 3sec vs YouTube's 30 t.co/oqTQH8swJO Google now slams FB over this t.co/K8lcUlHjoN
Danny Sullivan We reported Facebook counts video views at 6sec vs YouTube's 30 t.co/oqTQH8swJO Google now slams FB over this t.co/K8lcUlHjoN
CMO Today Google Ad Chief Says Larger Phones Help With Mobile Sales t.co/K2HtQMjlYm
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McNealy, Sun Micro's Ex-Chairman, Steps Up to Run Startup

wsj.com – Don Clark – May 21, 2:14 PM – Scott McNealy, once one of Silicon Valley's most prominent executives, has kept a low profile since Oracle Corp. bought Sun Microsystems Inc. in 2010. He is ready to change that. The former Sun chairman quietly stepped up recently to assume the…
CMO Today Scott McNealy Is Back---as a Startup CEO t.co/zp2yZ4VkT0
Scott Thurm Where the puck is going: Scott McNealy is back, running social-analytics startup t.co/WDrELiNlkS via @donal888 t.co/7yINeKnZto
Jonathan Krim Scott McNealy, of Sun Micro fame, is baaack. t.co/kqWEVv6oqv via via @donal888 @WSJD
WSJD Scott McNealy was once one of Silicon Valley's most prominent executives. Now he's back t.co/p4ccGU8f8J t.co/LlrtqgBK6q
Don Clark RT @ShiraOvide: Classic Scott McNealy brash. @donal888 explains how he's back in the spotlight. t.co/OAXbWQOmVh t.co/Ne7YmX1fwX
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Univision Announces Acquisition of The Root

The Root – Yesha Callahan – May 21, 4:24 PM – On Monday, Univision Communications, Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, announced that it has acquired The Root, the leading online news, opinion and culture destination for African-Americans. “This bold new…
Jay Rosen Univision (has the Hispanic market) buys The Root (reaching African Americans.) t.co/xyx3vaIltO What's the next buy in this sequence?
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Inside The Secret Summit Where Masters Of The Universe Bond, Brand, Bleed In Navy SEAL Training

fastcompany.com – Adam Popescu – May 21, 2:18 AM – 'It pays to be a winner, it pays to be a winner, it pays to be a winner!' The words tumble out through the heavy panting of about 25 exhausted thirtysomethings, from lips covered in sand and sweat. The sun peers through the clouds, illuminating the…
Sally Shin RT @Summit: Inside the secret summit where the likes of @ShaunWhite & Qunicy Jones bond, brand. t.co/QF14xnwNHP by @adampopescu via @FastCompany
△CBM△ Inside the secret summit where the likes of @ShaunWhite & Qunicy Jones bond, brand. t.co/b7cyuQvbEp by @adampopescu via @FastCompany
Steven Rosenblatt RT @Nely_Galan: Proud community member @PTTOW! Check out @FastCompany article "Inside The Secret Summit"t.co/75ZJGVmnla #PTTOW t.co/2h0xIzboVK
Steven Rosenblatt Proud community member @PTTOW! Check out @FastCompany article "Inside The Secret Summit" + see why t.co/RTZhHvSuBo #PTTOW
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