News of Note—Changes underway at ARM; Samsung preps for Unpacked and more

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Here are some other stories we’re following today

> Things are changing fast for ARM thanks to Japan’s SoftBank Group and CEO Masayoshi Son. Bloomberg article

> Samsung is using billboards in Paris to tease its Galaxy Unpacked 2019 event. Release

> Telecom Italia chairman Fulvio Conti has lashed out at Vivendi after the French shareholder reportedly accused him of failing to represent the interests of all investors. Light Reading article

> SpaceX said it will lay off up to 10% of its work force, characterizing the job cuts as "a strategic realignment" designed to ensure it is positioned to succeed for the long term. Ars Technica article

> Scape Technologies, a London-based computer vision startup, has raised $8 million in seed funding and is launching the first iteration of its “Visual Positioning Service,” which lets developers build apps that require location accuracy far beyond the capabilities of GPS alone. TechCrunch article