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BBC:
EU court rules Skype's name is too similar to Britain's Sky broadcasting, preventing Microsoft from registering trademark   —  Court says Skype's name is too similar to Sky's  —  The court said Skype's logo resembled a cloud  —  Video chat software Skype's name is so similar …
May 5, 2015, 8:15 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Instacart's sustainability questioned as it rapidly expands, restructures deals with retailers   —  Instacart's Bet on Online Grocery Shopping  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Let's take a trip to crazy town, shall we, and pretend for a moment that we are in a precarious tech industry bubble.
May 3, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Bing's image search on Android and iOS now provides smart suggestion bubbles with visual cues for refined searches   —  Bing on Android and iOS now lets you find more images without typing  —  Microsoft today updated Bing for Android and iOS with a new image search interface.
Apr 17, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Dave McClure / Medium:
High private tech valuations the result of investors betting against doomed public incumbents unable to innovate   —  Bubble, My Ass: Some Unicorns Might Be Overvalued, But All Dinosaurs Gonna Die.  —  Summary: pundits argue billion-dollar startups are overvalued, but few realize …
Apr 12, 2015, 8:10 PMIn context
Sam Altman:
Y Combinator's Sam Altman rebuts talk of bubble with a public wager that three tech portfolios will appreciate sharply by 2020   —  Bubble talk  —  I'm tired of reading about investors and journalists claiming there's a bubble in tech.  I understand that it's fun to do and easy press, but it's boring reading.
Mar 24, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Maya Kosoff / Business Insider:
Sequoia Capital's Michael Moritz echoes Bill Gurley's bubble warning, predicts death for many unicorns and “crazy little companies”   —  One of the most prolific tech investors says there will soon “undoubtedly will be some sort of setback” in Silicon Valley
Mar 24, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Bill Gurley amps up bubble talk, predicting “dead unicorns” this year and a Facebook revenue hit   —  Bill Gurley predicts ‘dead unicorns’ in startup-land this year  —  A crash would affect more than just startups.  Bill Gurley, the prominent investor behind Uber and Snapchat …
Mar 15, 2015, 11:30 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
SyFy reality TV series The Bazillion Dollar Club to follow 12 startups participating in 500 Startups and Highway1   —  Hollywood Comes Back To Silicon Valley With A New SyFy Reality TV Show  —  Hollywood just can't get enough of geeks coding in hoodies.  Following the successful first season …
Nov 26, 2014, 12:45 AMIn context
Nitasha Tiku / Valleywag:
Uber and Its Shady Partners Are Pushing Drivers into Subprime Loans   —  The subprime lending market that plunged America into the Great Recession is back and as unscrupulous as ever.  Instead of mortgages, this time a bubble has formed around auto loans, and reliably ruthless Uber is in the thick of it.
Nov 4, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Bill Gurley says Silicon Valley is taking on the most risk since 1999, will see high-profile failures in the next year or two   —  Venture Capitalist Sounds Alarm on Startup Investing  —  Silicon Valley Has Taken on Too Much Risk, Gurley Says  —  Silicon Valley is a risk-driven place.
Sep 15, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context

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