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Rob Wile / Business Insider:
Barry Silbert Steps Down As SecondMarket CEO   —  SecondMarket founder Barry Silbert is stepping down as SecondMarket CEO to focus exclusively on Bitcoin.  —  He'll remain Chairman and CEO of SecondMarket Holdings, Inc., but now plans to spin off the firm's digital currency activities.
Jul 24, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
Google Is Offering Three Months Of Free Unlimited Music To Celebrate One Year Of Chromecast   —  Happy first birthday, Chromecast!  —  Google released its $35 TV streaming dongle about one year ago, and to celebrate, the company is giving users a free, 90-day subscription to All Access Music …
Jul 24, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Microsoft to merge three versions of Windows into one converged OS for all screen sizes   —  Satya Nadella Just Made The Single Best (And Most Obvious) Decision For Microsoft Windows  —  Satya Nadella just confirmed that the company was going to merge all of its major versions of Windows into one huge Windows platform.
Jul 23, 2014, 1:15 AMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Uber Is Being Audited By Rudy Giuliani's Team About Its Driver Background Check Process   —  On-demand car service and logistics company Uber has retained former NYC mayor Rudy Giuliani to conduct an audit on its driver background check process.  —  Recently, some of Uber's drivers have stirred …
Jul 19, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Yo raises a $1.5M seed round at a $5-10M valuation from Betaworks, Pete Cashmore, Tencent founders, others   —  An App That Just Says ‘Yo’ Has Raised $1.5 Million At A $5-10 Million Valuation  —  Simple notification app Yo has raised a $1.5 million seed round at a $5-10 million valuation, the company tells Business Insider.
Jul 18, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Jim Edwards / Business Insider:
Twitter Is Cracking Down On Companies That Provide Stats About Its Users   —  Twitter has taken the unusual step of shutting off its datapipe to certain companies that have published their own stats on how big Twitter's user base really is, according to two sources.
Jul 14, 2014, 10:50 PMIn context
Nicholas Carlson / Business Insider:
Rap Genius rebrands as “Genius”, raises $40M led by Dan Gilbert, and makes annotations embeddable   —  The Inside Story Of How Rap Genius Fired A Cofounder — And Just Raised $40 Million (Annotated!)  —  On May 23 of this year, things were finally coming together for Rap Genius.
Jul 11, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Myles Udland / Business Insider:
CYNK Technology, a dubious “social networking” company with no revenue, valued at $4B after 25,000% market rise in a few weeks   —  A ‘Social Networking’ Stock Has Exploded 25,000% In A Few Days, And It's Not Even Clear If The Company Exists  —  This is a chart showing trading …
Jul 10, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Sam Colt / Business Insider:
NYC's Taxi Commission says Lyft unauthorized in New York City, drivers may be fined   —  Ridesharing Startup Lyft Will Continue Operating In NYC Despite Threats From The City's Taxi Commission  —  Lyft's run in New York City may be startlingly short-lived.
Jul 9, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Jay Yarow / Business Insider:
A Google Employee Says Google Employees Are Too Confident, And Too Isolated From The Real World   —  A Google employee has written a post about what it's like working at the company.  —  At his blog, Apenwarr, Google Fiber engineer Avery Pennarun is largely complimentary of Google and its employees …
Jul 6, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context

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