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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
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Founder Andy Baio relaunches Upcoming.org, his site for finding local events and organizing impromptu gatherings, four years after Yahoo shut it down   —  Before events were posted on Facebook, the place to find social activities on the internet (back in the early 2000s) was Upcoming.org.
Apr 1, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Twitter now lets users watch Periscope broadcasts in Moments and adds better analytics   —  Twitter is launching several updates today relating to Periscope that not only improve discovery of broadcasts, but provide additional insights into who's actually watching them.
Mar 29, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Samsung updates Gear 360 camera with slimmer design, 4K, live streaming, and iOS support; price TBD   —  More than a year after introducing its 360-degree camera, Samsung is updating it so it's “cuter” and meets the needs of creators.  The latest incarnation now has a slimmer design that makes …
Mar 29, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Instagram now lets you save a video of your livestream to your phone's camera roll after you finish broadcasting   —  Instagram Stories received live video support in January, but it provided an ephemeral experience, disappearing after 24 hours.  While you could save recorded photos …
Mar 20, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Lyft expands into 10 more US markets, meeting its 2017 goal of 100 new cities in just three months   —  Stop me if you heard this one: Lyft is launching in more markets across the U.S. That's right, the on-demand ride service is now in 10 more cities — covering Florida, Oklahoma, Texas, and Maine.
Mar 9, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context

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