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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Internet of rings: Smart doorbell startup raises $61.2M, launches sleeker $250 Pro device   —  Smart doorbell startup Ring has raised a further $61.2 million in a series C round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, with participation from existing investor Sir Richard Branson.
Mar 16, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google loses anti-monopoly appeal in Russia over ‘obligatory’ pre-installation of Android apps   —  Google has been dealt a blow in its ongoing battle with European regulators — the Internet giant has lost its anti-monopoly appeal in Russia.  —  The Moscow Arbitration court has upheld …
Mar 14, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Wire, the messaging app backed by Skype's Janus Friis, gets video calls and message encryption   —  It's been more than 15 months since Wire entered the competitive messaging app fray with the promise to build a Skype for the modern age — a promise given real credence by the backing of Skype cofounder Janus Friis.
Mar 11, 2016, 5:45 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
LINE launches group voice calls that can support up to 200 people; service will first be released to countries outside of Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, and Indonesia   —  Mobile messaging giant Line now supports group voice calls for up to 200 people  —  Mobile messaging giant Line has announced …
Mar 10, 2016, 4:20 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Truecaller app gets a dialer and new smarts as the company phases out standalone Truedialer app   —  Truecaller has announced plans to merge two of its flagship apps into one as part of the Swedish startup's efforts to create the ultimate phone call management app.
Mar 8, 2016, 10:25 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Medium plans publisher monetization within a month, considers paywalls and premium content   —  Popular long-form blogging platform Medium has given the biggest hint yet as to how and when it will let publishers monetize their content.  —  Medium founder Evan Williams — who also cofounded Twitter …
Mar 7, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google will extend right-to-be-forgotten to all Search domains for searches from EU country where request was filed, beginning next week   —  Google confirms it will extend E.U. right-to-be-forgotten to all Google Search domains from next week  —  Google has confirmed previous reports …
Mar 4, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
WhatsApp to end support for BlackBerry, Nokia, and other older operating systems by the end of 2016   —  WhatsApp is to cease support for a number of operating systems by the end of 2016, the company announced yesterday.  —  With Android and iOS dominating the smartphone realm …
Feb 27, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google partners with global and regional carriers to push Rich Communication Services through a transition to new Android RCS messaging client   —  Google and operators push Rich Communication Services with new Android RCS messaging client  —  Google is partnering with a myriad of mobile operators …
Feb 22, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Volvo announces pilot program in Sweden that lets drivers unlock their car via a smartphone app, enabling key sharing, with planned commercial launch in 2017   —  Keyless society: Volvo plans to replace car keys with a smartphone app starting in 2016  —  Volvo is aiming to become …
Feb 19, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context

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