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    1. Apple Faces Class-Action Lawsuit Threat for not Warning Investors About Tanking iPhone Demand

      Apple Faces Class-Action Lawsuit Threat for not Warning Investors About Tanking iPhone Demand
      • A New York law firm is garnering support for a shareholder lawsuit against Apple.
      • That's after the company issued a shock revenue warning on Wednesday.
      • Bernstein Liebhard said Apple CEO Tim Cook can't reconcile his November optimism about iPhone sales in China with Wednesday's warning, where he blamed China's slowing economy for poorer-than-expected sales.
      • Apple has been ignoring the bigger reality about smartphones, which is that demand is slowing and they have become commoditised...
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    2. Facebook Investors Want to Seize a Golden Opportunity to Fire Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman

      Facebook Investors Want to Seize a Golden Opportunity to Fire Mark Zuckerberg as Chairman
      • A second Facebook investor wants Mark Zuckerberg out as chairman.
      • Zuckerberg controls Facebook thanks to the way the company's stock is structured, meaning he has final say on the future direction of the company.
      • That's frustrating for activist investors who watched the Cambridge Analytica scandal wipe $60 billion off the firm's market cap over the past few weeks.
      • Now is a golden opportunity for those investors to gang up and call for Zuckerberg to step down...
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    3. Spotify Investor Lakestar won't be Selling its Shares — and Thinks it Should be a $100 Billion Company

      Spotify Investor Lakestar won't be Selling its Shares — and Thinks it Should be a $100 Billion Company
      • Music streaming company Spotify will go public today via a direct listing — meaning it won't issue new stock but will allow insiders to sell shares on the public market.
      • Small shareholder and early investor Lakestar will not be selling its shares.
      • Lakestar founder and CEO Klaus Hommels said he thinks Spotify can be a $100 billion company with 700 million subscribers...
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    4. Mark Zuckerberg Should Quit as Facebook Chairman, According to Shareholder with a $1 Billion Stake

      Mark Zuckerberg Should Quit as Facebook Chairman, According to Shareholder with a $1 Billion Stake
      • Head of New York City's pension fund investments thinks Mark Zuckerberg should step down as chairman of Facebook.
      • It's not going to happen — Zuckerberg owns a controlling stake of Facebook stock.
      • But the call shows the level of investor anger at Zuckerberg's handling of the data privacy crisis...
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    5. Snap May Have Lost $720 Million in 2017, But Evan Spiegel Was Probably Paid More Than Any Other US CEO

      Snap May Have Lost $720 Million in 2017, But Evan Spiegel Was Probably Paid More Than Any Other US CEO

      twitter Snap CEO Evan Spiegel received a massive payout in 2017, being awarded $US638 million in stock and compensation the year the firm went public. That’s probably a higher payout than any other chief executive in the US, data firm Equilar told The Financial Times. That’s astonishing given Snap lost $US720 million in 2017 and is nowhere as big as the very profitable Apple and Google in terms of revenue or market cap...

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