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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
Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Add to Slack button lets users easily install Slack integrations, share content from other services to Slack   —  Slack's plan for world domination takes an important step forward  —  Enterprise chat app Slack has two killer features: Its user-friendly design, and the ability to customize …
Aug 25, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
How Udacity, profitable as of August, is using nanodegrees to drive student engagement and retention   —  The founder of Google's top secret project lab has a new plan to double the world's GDP (Goog)  —  More than seven years ago, Larry Page and Sergey Brin tapped Stanford professor Sebastian Thrun …
Aug 24, 2015, 9:30 AMIn context
James Cook / Business Insider:
European investor Klaus Hommels launches new €350M fund, talks about current state of tech startups in wide-ranging interview   —  European investor Klaus Hommels is launching a new €350 million fund — we talked to him about the Silicon Valley of Europe and whether we're in a tech bubble
Aug 23, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
Myles Udland / Business Insider:
Twitter fell below its original IPO price of $26 after dropping more than 5% today, closes at $26.00   —  Twitter closes level with its $26 per share IPO price  —  Investors who bought Twitter's public debut are right back where they started.  —  On Thursday, shares of Twitter closed at $26 …
Aug 20, 2015, 2:55 PMIn context
Jay Yarow / Business Insider:
Ex-Google exec Nikesh Arora spends $483 million to buy shares in his new company, Softbank   —  This is how you show confidence in your company.  —  Softbank president Nikesh Arora announced plans to buy 60 billion yen, or $483 million, worth of the company's shares.  —  He calls it a “personal bet” on Softbank.
Aug 19, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
LinkedIn is launching a new app called ‘Lookup’ to help you quickly find and text coworkers   —  After failing to buy $50 billion Salesforce, Microsoft has suddenly become its hottest competitor  —  In April, LinkedIn got some interesting data about the way people used its service.
Aug 19, 2015, 9:25 AMIn context
Maya Kosoff / Business Insider:
Latest Uber iOS app update splits UberEATS food delivery service into its own section   —  How Uber's latest update could pose a major threat to GrubHub  —  A new update to Uber's app completely changes the way it looks, and puts a huge emphasis on food delivery.
Aug 17, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Sources: Comcast will partner with publishers like Vox, Buzzfeed, others to launch Watchable, a major online video platform to rival Facebook and YouTube   —  Comcast is about to launch a major video platform called Watchable to rival Facebook and Google  —  Comcast is preparing to launch …
Aug 14, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Celena Chong / Business Insider:
Russia bans Reddit because a thread gave advice on how to grow psilocybe mushrooms   —  Russia bans Reddit over shrooms  —  The Russian government has officially banned Reddit, one of the most popular sites on the internet.  —  Unless Russian users take advantage of VPN to bypass the website blocks …
Aug 13, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context

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