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A breakdown of Silicon Valley's donations to 2016 presidential candidates: who is giving, who is receiving, and how much   —  Which Presidential Candidate Is Winning the Tech Money Race?  —  It is becoming clear that the road to the White House in 2016 leads straight through Silicon Valley.
Aug 31, 2015, 10:10 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Business Insider:
Co-founder Garrett Camp buying back majority share in StumbleUpon, which has downsized as it struggled to compete with other social sharing sites   —  Uber cofounder is taking over stumbling social media company StumbleUpon  —  Content discovery site StumbleUpon is ready for a change, according to the site's cofounder Garrett Camp.
Aug 27, 2015, 4:45 PMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
Google Denies Europe's Antitrust Accusations   —  Google on Thursday rejected claims from the European Union's top antitrust official that the company favored some of its own search results over those of rivals, saying there was significant competition in the region's online search market …
Aug 27, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Zulily's $2.4B acquisition, below $9B peak and IPO price, disappoints some who saw it as a model for successful public e-commerce company competing with Amazon   —  Why Zulily's $2.4 Billion Acquisition is Actually a Disappointment  —  A $2.4 billion sale is rarely going to be viewed as a failure.
Aug 24, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
The 50 Startups That Launched At Y Combinator Summer 2015 Demo Day 1   —  Hardware took the spotlight at today's Y Combinator Demo Day, reflecting a major shift of the accelerator beyond the cliche mobile app startup.  Out of the 50 companies from the Summer 2015 batch that demoed on the record today, 20 featured hardware.
Aug 19, 2015, 1:25 AMIn context
Reuters:
Facebook struggles to sell advertising in India   —  Facebook is trying to lure skeptical advertisers in India with features such as free email support for questions about advertising and advice on increasing sales in a bid to boost revenue from its second biggest market.
Aug 13, 2015, 4:40 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Tinder Founder Sean Rad Returns as CEO, Replacing Chris Payne   —  Sean Rad, the co-founder of Tinder, who was replaced as CEO in March, is returning to the job.  —  As part of the move, Chris Payne — the former eBay and Microsoft exec who was hired in March to give the company more experienced management — is leaving.
Aug 12, 2015, 8:35 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Source: StumbleUpon to lay off about 70 of its 100 employees this week after failing to raise new round   —  StumbleUpon lays off dozens after failing to raise new round, source says  —  EXCLUSIVE:  —  Content discovery company StumbleUpon was unable to secure additional venture capital funding …
Aug 11, 2015, 8:40 AMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Researchers Create First Firmware Worm That Attacks Macs   —  The common wisdom when it comes to PCs and Apple computers is that the latter are much more secure.  Particularly when it comes to firmware, people have assumed that Apple systems are locked down in ways that PCs aren't.
Aug 3, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Keith Collins / Quartz:
Easily accessible dark web marketplaces list stolen identities from $1, to $450 for a premium identity with a high credit score   —  Here's what your stolen identity goes for on the internet's black market  —  The going rate for a stolen identity is about twenty bucks.
Aug 3, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context

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