A $16 Billion Covid-19 Rescue Program for Music Venues Fails to Launch

Thousands of performance venues thought last week would mark the end of a long wait for rescue funds from a

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News From the Front on Semiconductors: The Shortage Is Getting Worse

Text size A shortage of chips has cut into auto production. Dreamstime Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, one of the companies best

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Apple Music Reveals How Much It Pays When You Stream a Song

Apple Music told artists it pays a penny per stream in a letter reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. The

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AppLovin Shares Fall 19% in Market Debut

Shares of AppLovin Corp. ended their first day of trading down 19%, after the mobile-apps company raised $1.8 billion in

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Chinese Economy Grew More Than 18% in First Quarter

BEIJING—China’s economy surged 18.3% in the first quarter from a year earlier, a record rate of growth that reflected the

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Esports IPO Popped 507% as Five Companies Made Their Market Debuts

Text size Four of the five companies will be listed on the Nasdaq. Dreamstime One day after Coinbase’s widely anticipated public

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Applovin stock falls from IPO price in debut

Applovin Corp. shares dropped below their initial public offering price in their trading debut Thursday, after IPO investors valued the

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Coinbase Kicks Off a Week of 10 IPOs. What to Know.

Text size The cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase will trade on the Nasdaq. Dreamstime Coinbase isn’t the only company listing its shares

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Microsoft Bulks Up With $16 Billion Deal for Nuance Communications

Microsoft Corp. has agreed to buy artificial intelligence company Nuance Communications Inc. for $16 billion, extending Chief Executive Satya Nadella’s

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Huawei, HSBC Strike Deal in Hong Kong Over Documents in Extradition Fight

HONG KONG—A monthslong legal fight by Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to obtain documents from HSBC Holdings

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