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Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Medium launches audio versions of stories, narrated by actors or post writers, for subscribers, with 50+ available now, and more coming   —  Medium is hoping to sweeten the pot in order to get you to become a paying member.  The publishing platform provider said that members will now be provided …
May 18, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Slack updates its search function to suggest users who are knowledgable on the subject, available to paid teams of over 50 people   —  Slack has launched a feature designed to elevate how you search for information in the team chat and productivity app.  Instead of querying by messages …
May 3, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Twilio reports Q1 revenue of $87M, up 47% YoY, weak Q2 and '17 guidance; shares plummet 23%+   —  Twilio ($TWLO) has reported its first quarter 2017 earnings, revealing that it generated $87.4 million in revenue, a 47 percent annual increase, with a non-GAAP net loss per share of $0.04.
May 2, 2017, 4:24 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Salesforce launches AppExchange partner program and $100 million platform fund   —  Salesforce is looking to take its AppExchange to the next phase to better address the increased demand for subscription-based services within the enterprise.  Today the company launched a partner program …
May 2, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Airbnb and HomeAway settle lawsuit with San Francisco over short-term rental law, will both roll out host registries in San Francisco over next eight months   —  Home-sharing platforms Airbnb and HomeAway have settled with the city of San Francisco over a lawsuit the companies filed …
May 1, 2017, 2:56 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo beats expectations with $1.33B GAAP revenue in final quarter as an independent company, with Verizon sale “anticipated to complete in June”   —  Yahoo ($YHOO) reported its first-quarter earnings on Tuesday, revealing that it generated $1.37 billion in revenue, a 26 percent increase …
Apr 18, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Instagram says Stories has 200M daily active users, passing 161M DAUs Snapchat reported in S1; update today brings selfie stickers, pinning stickers to videos   —  Instagram is seeing continued growth in the number of people using its Snapchat Stories-like feature.
Apr 13, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Stripe acquires Indie Hackers, a knowledge sharing site for entrepreneurs, will run it as independent subsidiary   —  Stripe has acquired the knowledge-sharing service for entrepreneurs known as Indie Hackers.  While financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, Indie Hackers will remain operational as an independent subsidiary.
Apr 11, 2017, 7:10 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Lyft confirms $600M in new funding at a $7.5B post-money valuation   —  Lyft has confirmed that it has raised a new round of funding, bringing in $600 million from a mix of new and existing investors.  The latest investment places a $7.5 billion post-money valuation.
Apr 11, 2017, 3:17 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Slack launches in-message drop-down menus for third-party apps, starting with SurveyMonkey, To-Do Bot, and others   —  Slack doesn't appear to be showing any signs of slowing down when it comes to new users.  The team chat app revealed that it has surpassed 5 million daily active users, a 1 million increase from six months ago.
Apr 11, 2017, 1:06 PMIn context

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