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UK Parliament Obtains Facebook Internal Documents

While Facebook (FB) has been facing difficulties in the stock market, they are now seeing increasing issues in the legal arena. The British Parliament recently came into possession of several internal documents that Facebook has been working to keep private. The documents come from a...

Did Amazon Headquarters Poach eBay’s Sellers?

eBay has officially thrown down the gauntlet after filing a lawsuit against Amazon (AMZN)  alleging that they illegally sought to poach sellers from their site. This news comes after eBay had sent the tech giant a cease-and-desist letter earlier in October. eBay believes that over...

Sarah Friar Leaving Square for Job as Nextdoor CEO

Sarah Friar, CFO of Square Inc. (an electronic payments company), has decided to step down from her position to take a job as the CEO of Nextdoor.com Inc. (a neighborhood social network site). She plans to stay at Square until December as the search for...

3 Universities Add Student ID’s to Apple’s Wallet

Dow 30 component Apple (AAPL) revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms — iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS — provide seamless...

Microsoft to Enter Partnership With Ride-Hailing Company Grab

Microsoft has recently announced that it will invest in Grab, a ride-sharing company based out of Singapore. The investment amount has yet to be disclosed. The companies are planning to team-up on technology projects in the areas of big data and artificial intelligence. Grab will...

Vista Partners Daily Market Recap 10/8/2018

Despite opening down on Monday morning, U.S. stocks were mixed as the market closed. The S&P 500 dropped 0.04% (1.14 points). Likewise, the Nasdaq fell 0.67% (52.5 points) due in part to declines in tech stocks. While the Dow lost over 200 points in the...