We spoke to 40 insiders about how Silver Lake's Egon Durban amassed power at the media-shy private equity firm
Summary List Placement Egon Durban, the co-CEO of private equity firm Silver Lake Partners, is a newly-minted billionaire who has been drawing comparisons to Warren Buffett...
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The CEO of the $120 million startup rolling out its IoT-powered advertising tech in 2,500 Walgreens stores explains how it will help brands regularly reach a 'Super Bowl-sized' audience
Summary List Placement At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, consumers rushed out to retailers to stock-up on the essential items. Now several months into the pandemic, the...
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Competitive fitness app Zwift raised $450 million from investors including the Amazon Alexa Fund, reportedly valuing it at $1 billion
Summary List Placement Online fitness platform Zwift has raised $450 million in a fundraise led by global investment firm KKR. Zwift, based in California, said the money would...
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Why Major League Baseball is using Google's newest hybrid cloud product Anthos at its stadiums to update scoreboards, calculate batting averages, analyze snack sales, and more in real-time
Summary List Placement Major League Baseball may have shortened its season this year, but it still managed to make some serious technology updates. Since opening day this year...
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NFL using new technology to help its alumni diagnose COVID-19 and maintain good health
NFL Alumni is launching a first-of-its-kind stress study next month
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'The psychology is even more dangerous than 20 years ago': A Wall Street investment chief says stock valuations are giving him dot-com bubble flashbacks - and warns of a major meltdown in the next year
Summary List Placement Cast your mind back to the days in March when stocks were in freefall and everything around you, from the NBA to weekend plans, was suddenly postponed...
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Otis Technology Keeps 2021 SHOT Show Safe with Hand Sanitizer Sponsorship
LAS VEGAS - NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Otis Technology will be supplying more than 52,500 bottles of hand sanitizer for...
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Lionel Messi Adds Budweiser And OrCam Endorsements Ahead Of Barcelona Season Kickoff
Soccer icon Lionel Messi is back in Barcelona for at least one more season with a pair of new three-year endorsement deals with Budweiser and AI-vision firm OrCam Technologies.
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First-term Rep. Ben McAdams and Burgess Owens face off in Utah's 4th Congressional District
Summary List Placement First-term Rep. Ben McAdams will face Republican and former NFL football player Burgess Owens in Utah's 4th Congressional District. The...
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Can A New App Revolutionize Youth Sports?: Tom House On ‘Mustard' & Working With Tom Brady, Drew Brees
Former MLB pitcher, pitching coach and expert Tom House has spent decades studying the physical mechanics of throwing and the mental training of some of the world's elite...
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Here is a complete guide to watching the 2020 U.S. Open, including the start time and TV channels for each round and a list of live streaming options.
Celtics players reveal locker room drama after reports of 'screaming'...
Tensions ran high in the Boston Celtics locker room after a second consecutive loss to the Miami Heat.
Lightning advance to Stanley Cup Final; Anthony Cirelli scores overtime winner
Tampa Bay heads to the Stanely Cup Final for the second time in the last five years.
US-based Krause Group takes control of Parma soccer club
PARMA, Italy - Parma became the latest Serie A team with foreign ownership Friday when the U.S.-based Krause Group purchased a 90% stake in the club.
Up to 1,000 fans to be allowed in for Italian Open tennis
ROME - Up to 1,000 spectators will be allowed in to watch the semifinals and finals of the Italian Open tennis tournament, the government said Friday.
Celtics implode postgame following Game 2 loss to Heat
Reporters covering the team inside the NBA bubble screaming coming from the Celtics locker room following the game.
Dodgers use big 7th inning to beat Rockies 9-3
DENVER - Corey Seager homered and had three hits, Edwin Rios also went deep and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the struggling Colorado Rockies 9-3 on Thursday night.
Bonner, Sun eliminate Sparks 73-58, head for semifinals
BRADENTON, Fla. - DeWanna Bonner scored 17 points with 13 rebounds and the seventh-seeded Connecticut Sun eliminated the third-seeded Los Angeles Sparks 73-59 on Thursday night.
Nimmo homer in 9th rallies Mets past Phillies 10-6
PHILADELPHIA - Brandon Nimmo took a couple of slow steps and gawked at the winning homer he smacked to right.
Mayfield throws 2 TD passes, Browns hold off Burrow, Bengals
CLEVELAND - Baker Mayfield found Odell Beckham Jr. and maybe some of his missing swagger.