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Google to acquire data firm Looker for $2.6 billion

Jun. 6, 2019 9:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is acquiring data analytics firm Looker for $2.6 billion cash in an effort to expand its Google Cloud business. The company says Looker will give its cloud-computing customers more ways to use their data. The companies were already working together and share about 350 customers...

Asian stocks mixed after Trump threatens Mexico tariffs

Jun. 5, 2019 11:49 PM EDT

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday as traders kept a close watch on impending U.S. tariffs on Mexico while trade talks with Beijing remained at a standstill. Japan's Nikkei 225 index added 0.3% to 20,832.46 while the Shanghai Composite index lost 0.5% to 2,848.34. The benchmark in...

Huawei exec: Possible US market curbs have little impact

May. 15, 2019 6:44 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A Huawei executive said Wednesday that possible new U.S. restrictions on market access will have little impact on the Chinese tech giant due to its global reach. David Wang was responding to a Bloomberg News report that President Donald Trump plans to bar phone carriers from using technology...