The Link #206: [Dream big]
July 28, 2019

The DOJ approved the $26B merger deal between T-Mobile and Sprint. Plus, Apple acquires Intel’s smartphone modem business for $1B, and SoftBank’s Vision Fund II raises at $108B with participation from Apple, Microsoft, and more.

Project Neom, the Saudi Crown Prince’s $500B city of the future in the desert with development input from McKinsey, BCG, Oliver Wyman, and Latham & Watkins, exceeds even EPCOT levels with flying taxis, cloud seeding, and an artificial moon. Relatedly, initiating coverage of Moon’s equity.

Since, clearly, we need it: how to teach Econ 101.

Interesting people of the week: Leo DiCaprio, Stan Smith, Chris Hughes.

Go ahead and use emoji at work.

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