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Toyota invests $1B to tap Silicon Valley's AI know-how

The automaker hopes its new hub in Palo Alto, California, will develop technology to improve the safety of its vehicles.

By November 6, 2015


Mysterious electric-car startup Faraday Future takes aim at Tesla with $1B investment

The electric-car startup has some ambitious targets, including building a plant next year and producing cars in 2017.

By November 5, 2015


Ubisoft vows to fight to remain independent in wake of 'unwelcome' Vivendi investment

A takeover would mean Ubisoft would be "managed by people who don't understand our expertise."

By October 20, 2015


Steve Ballmer says he's made investment in Twitter

Technically Incorrect: The former Microsoft CEO opens a new, verified Twitter account and reveals he's acquired a 4 percent ownership stake in the microblogging company.

By October 18, 2015


Disney invests $65 million to help make virtual-reality movies the next thing

With more than $100 million in total investment, Jaunt is among the cluster of startups trying to take VR mainstream.

By September 21, 2015


​Toyota investing $50M to research cars that can think for themselves

​Toyota announced a $50 million, five-year collaboration with Stanford and MIT's artificial intelligence research labs.

By September 4, 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Why a global auto giant just invested in a tiny parking app

Automakers are pouring money into tech so that cars stay relevant.

By September 4, 2015


Drone maker draws $60M investment from Intel

A bastion of the PC chips industry, Intel says its deal with Yuneec will be a "game changer" in the burgeoning field of drones.

By August 27, 2015


Candy Crush Saga guru gets record investment to make virtual gaming real

The $6 million bet on Resolution Games is Silicon Valley's largest yet on a company looking to create virtual reality games.

By August 26, 2015


Fresh investment to help Uber boost India ridership to 1 million daily

Tata, a private equity fund that's part of the India-based conglomerate, has dropped significant cash into Uber to fund its expansion, though the companies didn't say how much it paid.

By August 19, 2015