May 23

☁️ Broadcom in Talks to Acquire Cloud Company VMware

Plus: Metaverse app BUD raises another $37M, The Era of Borderless Data Is Ending, and more…

5
 
1.0×
--:--
--:--
Open in playerListen on);
Join the Newslit Team every weekday morning as they guide you through some of the most fascinating stories in tech and business to supercharge your mornings.
Episode details
Comments

Today’s pick

Broadcom in Talks to Acquire Cloud Company VMware. Broadcom Inc. is in talks to buy cloud-computing company VMware Inc., according to people familiar with the matter. Talks are ongoing and there is no guarantee they will lead to a deal, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the… (Liana Baker / Bloomberg)


Metaverse app BUD raises another $37M, plans to launch NFTs. BUD, a nascent app taking a shot at creating a metaverse for Gen Z to play and interact with each other, has raised another round of funding in three months. The Singapore-based startup told TechCrunch that it has closed $36.8 million in a Series B… (Rita Liao / TechCrunch)


The Era of Borderless Data Is Ending. Every time we send an email, tap an Instagram ad or swipe our credit cards, we create a piece of digital data. The information pings around the world at the speed of a click, becoming a kind of borderless currency that underpins the digital… (David McCabe / The New York Times)


SpaceX looks to raise $1.7 billion in new funding, boosting its valuation to $127 billion. SpaceX is raising a massive round of fresh funding, CNBC has learned, sending the private company's valuation to about $127 billion. The space venture is looking to bring in up to $1.725 billion in new capital, at a price of $70 per share… (Michael Sheetz / CNBC)


Small Businesses Lose Confidence in U.S. Economy. Small businesses are flashing warning signs on the U.S. economy as inflation, supply-chain snarls, a shortage of workers and rising interest rates darken the outlook for entrepreneurs. Fifty-seven percent of small-business owners expect economic… (Ruth Simon / Wall Street Journal)


Thanks for reading to the bottom and soaking in our Newslit fuelled highlights for your morning.

I hope you found it interesting and, needless to say, if you have any questions or feedback let me know by hitting reply or on Twitter.

Take care and see you tomorrow!

Jose Montes de Oca

P.S. Was this forwarded to you? Sign up here.


The best way to reach new readers is word of mouth. If you click THIS LINK in your inbox, it’ll create an easy-to-send pre-written email you can just fire off to some friends.