Microsoft has made its strongest move yet into the emerging field of conversational AI by acquiring XOXCO for an undisclosed amount.
The Virgin Group co-founder Richard Branson has put US$3 million towards the new competition, which will incentivise the production of more environmentally sound air-conditioners.
Amazon's second and third headquarters will be located in Long Island, New York and Crystal City in Arlington County, Virginia.
Big Red Group, the parent company of experience gift provider Red Balloon, has announced the acquisition of another player in the experience retail space, Adrenaline.
Denholm is currently Head of Strategy and Chief Financial Officer at Australian telco giant Telstra. She will move into the Tesla role full-time after serving a six-month notice period at Telstra.
Proposition C, which was supported by Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, has become law in San Francisco and will apply to companies with an annual revenue of more than US$50 million.
New York-based Etherum firm ConsenSys has announced that it has acquired asteroid mining company Planetary Resources.
Thousands of employees at the search engine behemoth have protested what they see as lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual assaults.
Shares in Facebook finished up 3.8% after the company's Q3 earnings call.
Having applied for the permit back in April, Waymo has now received permission to use its autonomous cars on both city and rural roads in California.