Byju’s clears $230 million payment to Blackstone for $1 billion Aakash deal

Byju’s has cleared all its dues to Blackstone by paying $234 million it owed the global investment giant for the , a source familiar with the matter told TechCrunch, addressing one of the criticisms levelled against the Indian edtech giant in recent months. The Bengaluru-headquartered startup, , had pushed back on some payments for the … Read more

Liz Truss Cabinet latest: PM clears out three prominent Rishi Sunak allies

Liz Truss has begun sacking ministers in preparation for her new Cabinet, with three Rishi Sunak allies being told to leave the Government. Dominic Raab, Grant Shapps and Steve Barclay – the three most prominent backers of Mr Sunak in the Cabinet – have all been sacked. Ms Truss, who was appointed Prime Minister this … Read more

UK clears $8.1B merger between NortonLifeLock and Avast

The U.K.’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has formally cleared the proposed $8.1 billion merger between cybersecurity giants NortonLifeLock and Avast, a month after provisionally greenlighting the deal. The merger has been hanging in the balance were first revealed last August. The CMA that it was launching an investigation, stating that that combining two closely-aligned … Read more

John Deere Classic payout: J.T. Poston clears $1.2 million

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. J.T. Poston didn’t just collect an Open Championship ticket, Masters invite and other Tour exemptions with his victory Sunday at the John Deere Classic. He brought home a pretty sizable paycheck, too. Poston won $1.278 million for his … Read more

FCC clears SpaceX to put its Starlink satellite WiFi in vehicles

SpaceX’s satellite internet service is officially going mobile after the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday to provide its Starlink WiFi service to vehicles. SpaceX already offers Starlink home internet, which . “We agree with SpaceX… that the public interest would benefit by granting with conditions their applications,” The FCC wrote . “Authorizing a new class … Read more

DFA’d Cubs outfielder Clint Frazier clears waivers — what comes next

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on After designating him for assignment last Friday, the Cubs outrighted Clint Frazier to Triple-A Iowa on Friday after the outfielder cleared waivers. Whether Frazier joins Iowa, however, is another story. When the Cubs DFA’d Frazier a … Read more

FDA clears Rune Labs to use the Apple Watch to monitor Parkinson’s

Turns out the Apple Watch’s motion sensors can be a useful tool for Parkinson’s patients and their physicians. The FDA has granted approval to Rune Labs to use their software paired with the Apple Watch to track symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, Reuters today. The San Francisco-based digital health startup has created software for watchOS that … Read more