ISSUE – Aug. 7 | SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says he wants to invest in either Uber or Lyft

SoftBank has been heavily linked with an investment in Uber in recent weeks, and today CEO Masayoshi Son confirmed his interest in pursuing a deal. However, in a twist, Son said that SoftBank is also considering buying into Uber’s arch enemy in the U.S., Lyft, instead. [ Tech Crunch ]