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Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Microsoft's Panos Panay on the evolution of Surface, from the failure of the first model with Windows RT to the trendsetting Surface Pro 4 tablet-laptop hybrid   —  On May 20, 2014, Satya Nadella — the recently appointed CEO of Microsoft — sat down next to Microsoft Surface boss Panos Panay in a packed New York City auditorium.
Aug 21, 2016, 6:40 PMIn context
Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Atlassian's HipChat desktop apps get group video chat and screen sharing   —  Atlassian's popular workplace chat app HipChat, used by companies like Uber and Expedia, is getting team video chatting and screen sharing, starting today.  —  It might seem small, but it speaks to a big trend in tech.
Aug 19, 2016, 7:35 AMIn context
Biz Carson / Business Insider:
Kalanick on self-driving cars as an existential threat, Uber's response to that threat, and how the number of human drivers will go up in the foreseeable future   —  Travis Kalanick has to get Uber's bet on self-driving cars right.  —  “It starts with understanding that the world …
Aug 18, 2016, 8:25 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Business Insider:
Snapchat commits to creating 396 new jobs in NYC over the next five years for up to $5M in tax breaks   —  Snapchat is planning to significantly grow its ranks in New York City, the advertising and media capital of the world.  —  The Los Angeles-based startup has agreed to create 396 new jobs …
Aug 17, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
Salesforce says it has acquired data analytics startup BeyondCore   —  Salesforce just bought another data analytics startup called BeyondCore, adding to its buying spree this year.  —  The announcement was made through BeyondCore's blog post and confirmed by Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff's tweet.
Aug 16, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
FCC filing shows Google plans to test wireless network on newly available spectrum in 24 US locations   —  A new filing with the Federal Communications Commission reveals how seriously Google is focusing on its plans for a wireless version of Fiber, its high-speed internet service.
Aug 10, 2016, 9:25 PMIn context
Dave Smith / Business Insider:
Sony announces September 7 event, where it will likely unveil an upgraded PlayStation 4 with more horsepower and 4K support   —  Sony PlayStation on Tuesday afternoon sent invites for an event on September 7 called “PlayStation Meeting,” where the company will “share details about the PlayStation business.”
Aug 9, 2016, 5:50 PMIn context
Bob Bryan / Business Insider:
Yelp is taking off after posting a surprise profit in the second quarter   —  Online review aggregator Yelp posted strong earnings Tuesday, and the stock is taking off.  —  The firm reported a surprise profit of $0.01 per share in adjusted terms versus analysts expectations of a loss of -$0.07 a share adjusted.
Aug 9, 2016, 4:53 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Business Insider:
Skully files for bankruptcy as former employee files suit alleging founders misappropriated funds   —  Two brothers used their company's money as a “personal piggy bank,” a new lawsuit by their former bookkeeper claims, before the startup shut down suddenly last week.
Aug 8, 2016, 9:10 PMIn context
Lydia Ramsey / Business Insider:
Honor, a startup that helps connect seniors with home care workers, raises $42M led by Thrive Capital   —  Honor, a Silicon Valley-based company that helps connect seniors to home care professionals, has raised another $42 million to help it take over the multi-billion-dollar home care industry.
Aug 5, 2016, 10:05 PMIn context

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