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Cory Weinberg / The Information:
Facebook Messenger source code hints at an in-store purchase service, “secret conversations”, and calendar sync between users   —  Facebook Messenger Prepares In-Store Purchase Service  —  Tucked inside the code for Facebook's Messenger are clues for how the chat app plans …
Mar 28, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Sources: with only 10% to 15% of Tumblr's advertising inventory used, Yahoo is considering letting Facebook sell ads within the Tumblr mobile app   —  Yahoo, Facebook in Ad Partnership Talks Over Tumblr  —  Yahoo is considering letting Facebook sell ads within the Tumblr mobile app …
Mar 18, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Sources: on-demand parking startup Luxe is raising tens of millions at $100M+ pre-money valuation, in round led by Hertz   —  Hertz Investing in Luxe  —  Luxe, an on-demand parking startup, is raising tens of millions of dollars at a more than $100 million pre-money valuation.
Feb 26, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Confidential internal data: Yahoo.com's daily active users declined 16.5% in 2015, Yahoo Mail down 11.5%, and Yahoo Search down 8.8%   —  The Death March of Yahoo's Core Products  —  The number of people visiting Yahoo's three most important products—Yahoo Mail, the Yahoo.com home page and Yahoo Search …
Feb 17, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Alfred Lee / The Information:
According to SEC filings, mutual fund manager T. Rowe Price marked down its Dropbox stake by 51% ; MongoDB, 44%; Evernote, 20%   —  T. Rowe Marks Down Dropbox Stake 51%  —  Mutual fund manager T. Rowe Price marked down its investments in several private tech companies in the fourth quarter of 2015 …
Jan 22, 2016, 7:35 PMIn context
Steve Nellis / The Information:
Source: Salesforce in talks to buy Salesforce-based “quote-to-cash” sales and billing tool SteelBrick for $600M   —  Salesforce.com In Talks to Buy SteelBrick for $600M  —  Salesforce.com is in talks to buy software firm SteelBrick for as much as $600 million, mostly in stock …
Dec 17, 2015, 2:10 AMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Sources: Andy Rubin has tried to recruit personnel to help build a new Android phone company   —  For Andy Rubin, Android Comes Calling Again  —  Andy Rubin, the father of Google's Android smartphone operating system, has recently talked about getting back in the Android phone business after more than two years away from it.
Dec 2, 2015, 5:55 PMIn context
Jessica E. Lessin / The Information:
Sources: Google wearable tech group Project Aura working on three prototypes, one with screen, and two without that rely on bone conduction like original Glass   —  Google Glass Successor Dumps Some Glass  —  So much for the screen.  We've learned that Google's revamped Google Glass project …
Nov 16, 2015, 8:30 PMIn context
Amir Efrati / The Information:
Sources: Google seeking partners to co-develop chips to bring more uniformity and new features to Android phones, and better compete with Apple   —  With Apple in Mind, Google Seeks Android Chip Partners  —  Google recently talked with some microchip makers about developing chips based …
Nov 5, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Peter Schulz / The Information:
Study: among 71 top VC firms, 92% of individuals on senior investment teams are male, 78% are white, 1.3% are Hispanic, and less than 1% are black   —  Introducing The Information's Future List  —  Less than one percent of senior VCs involved in investment decision are Black—four of 551 people.
Oct 6, 2015, 9:50 PMIn context

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