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Uber's culture issues can be blamed on Silicon Valley's hunger for fast growth: Arianna Huffington Google, Facebook founders were naive about propaganda, extremist content, say Silicon Valley titans Gundlach: Tax plan could have some' unintended consequences,' hurt junk bond market Cramer: People will fight it, but Apple's investment in Finisar is a 'fantastic' deal Facebook found just three Russian-bought Brexit ads, amounting to less than $1 Overstock.com shares spike after blockchain unit announces for-profit property registry Dow stock Boeing is on track for best year in nearly 4 decades, but the charts point to trouble Another bitcoin rival leaps to a record high, surpassing litecoin's market value Martin Sorrell: Finalized Disney-Fox deal would be a top media investment for us What to expect in Yellen's swan song: 'She's not a showboater' Target to buy grocery delivery service Shipt for $550 million When politicians and executives get caught out Some of Facebook’s early friends now its sharpest critics US says hacker to plead guilty for role in 2016 cyber attacks Laser chip maker Finisar jumps 25% on news that Apple's investing $390 million in the company The Amazon Echo now lets you play Spotify across all of your Echos Citi has 5 reasons — including tax reform and global growth — why Apple can keep crushing market Facebook will start streaming WWE professional wrestling next month Deregulation, global stock rally to 'propel' Morgan Stanley higher in 2018: KBW analyst A new law bans Kaspersky software from use in the US government Bitcoin 'dwarfs' nearly all bubbles, including 1929 crash: Investor Ken Fisher How 2017 became a turning point for tech giants The biggest risk you face when choosing between a human and a robo-advisor Disney deal with Fox would be a ‘home run’ in its battle against Netflix, Amazon, analyst Ives says Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: HON, LLY, AMGN, TM, HD & more Apple's 'innovation complacency' could see it lag Google, Amazon in post-smartphone world, study says Cryptocurrency market now worth $500 billion, more than Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Tesla stock is up 12 percent in a week — but it could be time to pump the brakes Why Donald Trump's Jerusalem move might have made Russia a lot stronger Weekly mortgage applications fall 2.3% as rates rise Apple invests $390 million into Finisar, which makes laser chips for iPhone X and AirPods Leuthold's Doug Ramsey reveals top sector picks, bullish market predictions Tillerson says the US is ready to begin direct talks with North Korea German stock exchange operator Deutsche Boerse experiences trading disruption Russian court freezes $1.7 billion of Sistema assets at request of Rosneft A top Facebook exec is jumping on the bitcoin bandwagon ECB set to lift its growth outlook as massive bond-buying slowly winds down Swedish fintech start-up iZettle raises $47 million; CEO says 'time will tell' for IPO plans Google's top searches in 2017: Hurricanes, Matt Lauer and Tom Petty Google is blocked in China, but that's not stopping it from opening an AI center there UAE oil giant must build regional 'credibility' ahead of Saudi Aramco IPO next year European markets set to tread water ahead of Fed's decision Founder of a would-be tech powerhouse is blacklisted by China for allegedly disobeying court order Japanese start-up ispace just secured funds for first two lunar missions starting in 2019 China's GDP growth set to plunge to near 30-year low in 2018, ADB warns FBI agents called Trump an 'idiot' during presidential race South Korea may tax capital gains from cryptocurrency trading Japanese e-commerce firm to launch program for tech startups in Singapore I was wrong about bitcoin. Here's why Free money from China comes with strings — as one country's learning the hard way This power couple bought bitcoin in 2013, donated gains to cancer hospital Cramer Remix: What being young and broke taught me about the stock market Companies must have 'a culture of security' to prevent cyberattacks, McAfee CEO says Cramer's charts predict full speed ahead for industrial stocks like Caterpillar, Honeywell Asia markets take cues from a mixed US trading day ahead of Fed decision Cramer finds value-creating, investment-worthy CEOs across industries Novogratz says he would sell litecoin after its surge, sees bitcoin hitting $40k within a few months Here's why bitcoin prices are different on each exchange This start-up is making remote-controlled robots that can do surgery in space Apple’s up 43,000 percent since its IPO, and could soon surpass $1 trillion in market cap MongoDB falls despite earnings beat Why investors should beware stocks getting the bitcoin boost Billionaire investor Druckenmiller: ‘I love Amazon' more than Apple Facebook's accounting shift shows it expects a higher European tax bill next year Coinbase suspends ethereum buys and sells twice in one day Tesla shares pop after PepsiCo orders biggest fleet of Semi trucks so far San Francisco's mayor oversaw tax break that helped spark a new tech boom in the city Net neutrality protests have moved online, but big tech is keeping quiet My kids get 'no screen time whatsoever,' says Silicon Valley investor Chamath Palihapitiya I owned bitcoin for a weekend and here's what I learned NYU's Scott Galloway on bitcoin: It shows young people 'have no faith in our institutions' Some Ryanair pilots in Ireland to strike, German union steps up pressure Companies are already paying a tax rate as low as 13%, economist Yardeni estimates Facebook slams former exec Palihapitiya, saying it 'was a very different company back then' 80% of Wall Street economists, strategists believe bitcoin is a bubble: Survey Facebook to book advertising revenue locally amid political pressure Strategist Tom Lee: Young people will drive bitcoin gains just as boomers boosted stocks in the '80s This founder started in his parents' garage—now his company does over $100 million a year Activision shares to get a boost from Overwatch, Diablo sequels, Goldman says Bank of England to meet amid UK inflation surge: What to look out for Verizon will launch over-the-top service before year-end with NFL as key piece, analyst predicts Chamath Palihapitiya: Apple is 'no different than Louis Vuitton or any other luxury good' Passport's flagship fund to close after 'unacceptable' returns Apple's powerful new computer launches December 14 Despite a deluge of criticism, Mark Zuckerberg had a bountiful year Chamath Palihapitiya says Elon Musk is the 'most important entrepreneur of our generation' Senior Australian politician resigns over China ties scandal Forget bitcoin, one of its biggest cryptocurrency rivals is up nearly 5,800 percent this year Bitcoin futures fall on second day of trading on very low volume as interest wanes Bitcoin millionaire: Don't buy bitcoin Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: PEP, MAT, VZ, MYL & more Tech high flyers could soar 10% or more next year, investor Paul Meeks says Goldman Sachs predicts bumper returns for commodities next year Amazon is not a monopoly but there's no question why it's so dominant, tech investor Palihapitiya says Starbucks customer laptops hacked to mine cryptocurrency Fed Survey: Tax cuts and rate hikes on the way Social Capital's Palihapitiya says bitcoin is going to $1 million in the next 20 years Bitcoin bulls looking to diversify can now put money in a crypto-index fund Ex-Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya: Social media is creating a society that confuses 'truth and popularity' More American jobs? 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Early movers: TMUS, S, AAPL, FB, TSLA, CAG, WMT & more

Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell:

T-Mobile — T-Mobile is close to agreeing to tentative terms on a deal to merge with its telecom peer, Sprint, Reuters reported on Friday. Japan’s SoftBank, which controls Sprint, would reportedly own between 40 to 50 percent of the combined company. A deal is expected by the end of October, according to the sources who spoke to Reuters.

Apple — Apple’s latest version of the iPhone, the iPhone 8, starts shipping on Friday. While some product reviewers have said they love the device, others are telling shoppers to hold off for the iPhone X. Apple’s iPhone 8, the cheapest phone announced at the company’s event on Sept. 12, has a sticker price of $699, about $50 over the last generation of iPhones.

Facebook — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday that the social media company will share information with Congress about suspected Russian-linked election ads. Earlier this month, Facebook released results of an investigation into the 2016 U.S. election. The investigation found about $100,000 in ad spending from June 2015 to May 2017, associated with roughly 3,000 ads believed to be from Russian profiles. Zuckerberg has said he instructed his staff to provide those ads to Congress.

Conagra — Orville Redenbacher’s popcorn owner Conagra Brands is nearing a deal to buy Angie’s Artisan treats, the maker of Angie’s Boomchickapop popcorn. The potential deal comes as sales of big food companies have slowed, with their staples being replaced by fresher, healthier brands.

Hewlett Packard — Hewlett Packard Enterprise is planning to cut at least 5,000 workers, or about 10 percent of its staff, by the end of this year, according to reports. Most recently and under CEO Meg Whitman, the company has been streamlined, shedding much of its Chinese business and consulting division.

Tesla — Tesla will discontinue its cheapest Model S, the rear-wheel-drive 75, on Sunday. The carmaker first announced in July that it would discontinue the rear-wheel model. Tesla is shifting to an all-wheel-drive lineup for the Model S, to simplify its product offering.

Boeing — The trade dispute between Boeing and its Canadian rival, Bombardier, is heating up, with Boeing standing its ground. The two are battling over a potential defense sale worth about $5 billion. More details are slated to be revealed next week, when the U.S. Commerce Department issues its initial ruling on Sept. 26.

Wal-Mart — The big-box retailer has partnered with smart-lock maker August to test the in-home delivery of packages and groceries, directly to customers’ refrigerators. Wal-Mart is currently running a pilot of the service in Silicon Valley with a small group of August Home customers. The move comes as retail rivals Amazon and Target are both beefing up their own delivery options for grocery items.

Finish Line — Shares of the athletic shoe and apparel retailer fell in premarket hours Friday, after Finish Line said comparable sales tumbled 4.5 percent during the second quarter. Finish Line’s net income fell to $2.8 million, or 7 cents per share, from $22.1 million, or 53 cents a share, a year ago.

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Early movers: TMUS, S, AAPL, FB, TSLA, CAG, WMT & more

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