Uber's self-driving unit valued at $7.25 billion in new investment Thursday, 18 Apr 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber's autonomous vehicle unit has raised $1 billion from a consortium of investors including SoftBank Group Corp, giving the company a much-needed funding boost for its pricey self-driving ambitions on the eve of its public stock offering.  Full Article

Qualcomm's joint venture with Chinese province to shut down: The Information 6:23am EDT 

(Reuters) - A joint venture between U.S. smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm Inc and China's Guizhou province will shut down by the end of the month, The Information reported on Friday, citing employees at the venture.  Full Article  

Foxconn says it remains committed to Wisconsin investment project 4:11am EDT 

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn said on Friday it remains committed to its contract to build a display plant and tech research facilities in Wisconsin, days after the U.S. state's governor said he wanted to renegotiate the deal.  Full Article