Satellite company partners with Amazons’ AWS to bring internet connectivity to the ‘whole planet’

Iridium Communications announced a partnership with Amazon Web Services this week, to develop a satellite-based network called CloudConnect for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. “We’re really covering the whole planet … with terrestrial networks today it’s still only 10 percent or 20 percent” of the Earth, Iridium CEO Matt Desch …

U.S. fintech startup Stripe valued at $20 billion in latest funding round

Payments startup Stripe said on Wednesday it has raised $245 million in funding, better positioning the company to expand to new markets globally and attract bigger customers. The new funding round values San Francisco-based Stripe, whose products make it easier for companies to accept online payments and bill customers, at …

Tencent Holdings’ (TCEHY) CEO Pony Ma on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Tencent Holdings Ltd. (OTCPK:TCEHY) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call May 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET Executives Jane Yip – Investor Relations Pony Ma – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Martin Lau – President James Mitchell – Chief Strategy Officer John Lo – Chief Financial Officer Analysts Grace Chen – Morgan …