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Pepper the robot’s next job is Pizza Hut cashier

You gotta hand it to Pepper. Even in the face of worldwide economic woes, Softbank’s plucky little robot has never had an issue holding down a job… 343 more words


Five things you wanted to know about Clash of Clans developer Supercell

The Wall Street Journal, one the world’s premier financial newspapers spotlights Clash of Clans maker Supercell. This follows an earlier article on the possible purchase of Supercell’s majority ownership by Tencent from SoftBank. 124 more words


Tencent in Talks With SoftBank to Buy Majority Stake in ‘Clash of Clans’ Maker Supercell

Is Clash of Clans being sold? Maybe so, The Wall Street Journal reports that Chinese Internet major Tencent Holdings Ltd. is in talks with SoftBank Group Corp. 78 more words


Tencent reportedly eyes majority stake in Supercell, plans tie-ups with Publicis, LVMH

China’s Internet giant Tencent has been expanding its international reach in areas like games and advertising, and as part of that, the company is picking up its dealmaking in Europe. 767 more words


Pepper the Robot gets increased access for Android developers ahead of its US launch

SoftBank is starting to ramp things up ahead of the US launch of its friendly and versatile humanoid robot, Pepper. After holding down a factotum of… 160 more words


Cloud computing offer targets Japan with branded Alibaba Cloud

RC Wireless — SoftBank and Chinese online and mobile commerce company Alibaba Group formed a joint venture dubbed SB Cloud Corporation to provide cloud computing services in Japan. 25 more words


Softbank, Alibaba Group form cloud JV

Telecom Asia — Alibaba Group has teamed up with its largest shareholder Softbank Group to provide public cloud computing services in Japan. The two announced on Friday that they have formed a joint venture, called SB Cloud Corp, to deliver Alibaba Cloud’s technology and services for Japanese enterprises, ranging from startups to multinational companies. 6 more words