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Exclusive: GameStop in talks with buyout firms after drawing interest - sources
(Reuters) - Video game and electronics retailer GameStop Corp is holding talks with private equity firms about a potential transaction after receiving buyout interest, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

EU sees signs of improvement after Google antitrust shopping case
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - It is too early to judge Google's reforms in response to an antitrust case over online shopping, though there are signs some rivals are benefiting, Europe's competition chief said on Monday.

U.S. top court mulls Apple's App Store commissions in antitrust case
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to take up Apple Inc's bid to escape a lawsuit accusing it of breaking federal antitrust laws by monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and causing consumers to pay more than they should.

Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.com
(Reuters) - Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com.

Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Square Inc , the payments company founded by Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey, has obtained a license to offer New York state residents the ability to buy and sell bitcoin through its Cash App, the company said on Monday.

SurveyMonkey confidentially files for IPO
(Reuters) - U.S. online survey company SurveyMonkey on Monday said it had confidentially registered for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission, through its parent SVMK Inc.

Norway tests tiny electric plane, sees passenger flights by 2025
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway tested a two-seater electric plane on Monday and predicted a start to passenger flights by 2025 if new aviation technologies match a green shift that has made Norwegians the world's top buyers of electric cars.

China's Huawei rebuts Australian security concerns amid Sino-Canberra tensions

Amazon sells Australians a way to beat geoblock with Prime

Behind flashy IPO of Japan's Mercari lies a thriving thrift economy