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Laura Shin / Forbes:
Circle, a blockchain-based payment service, raises $60M series D from IDG, Baidu, others, amid China expansion   —  Circle, an international peer-to-peer payments company using the Bitcoin blockchain or network, is betting big on China.  —  In Beijing Thursday, the Boston-based startup announces …
Jun 23, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Steve Case's Revolution Growth DC-based fund raises $525M with an eye toward startups that need regulatory help   —  When billionaire Steve Case looks to put money into potentially breakout companies, he doesn't keep any secrets about his strategy.  Instead, he hits the road on a bus tour or publishes a book.
Jun 14, 2016, 2:40 PMIn context
Elise Ackerman / Forbes:
Intel Ceases Work On Wireless Charging   —  For the last three years, Intel has been stoking demand for PCs ahead of the next big buying cycle with the promise that new machines will be totally wireless.  “We carry around a lot of wires,” Kirk Skaugen, Intel's senior PC exec said at Computex Taipei 2015.
Jun 13, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Forbes:
Behind the legal battles against Gawker involving Charles Harder, the attorney funded by Peter Thiel in the Hulk Hogan case   —  It's voting season for the Emmy Awards, which means that electioneering in the form of billboards rising into the haze dominates the Los Angeles skyline.
Jun 11, 2016, 5:35 AMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Qadium raises $20M Series A led by NEA's Scott Sandell for its B2B IoT search and vulnerability detection engine   —  As an analyst for the CIA, Tim Junio spent three years keeping tabs on the United States' adversaries, watching their digital attacks on the networks and electrical grids that kept the country going.
Jun 5, 2016, 9:00 PMIn context
Kathleen Chaykowski / Forbes:
Mary Meeker's Internet Trends Report: in 5 years 50%+ of searches will be through images or speech; both global internet adoption and economic growth slowing   —  At 213 slides, Mary Meeker's anticipated annual “Internet Trends” report was a gold mine of data on everything from debt-to-GDP ratios …
Jun 1, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Gordon Kelly / Forbes:
Microsoft adds a warning pop-up to “upgrade to Windows 10” prompt that tricked many to upgrade, but the main prompt remains deceitful   —  This week Microsoft finally went too far.  The company's obsession with forcing as many Windows 10 upgrades as possible saw it descend into dirty tricks more typical of malware.
May 30, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Forbes:
Sources: Peter Thiel has played a lead role in bankrolling Hulk Hogan's lawsuits against Gawker Media   —  One of Silicon Valley's best-known investors has been footing a former wrestler's legal bills in lawsuits against a shared enemy.  —  Peter Thiel, a PayPal cofounder and one of the earliest backers …
May 24, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context
Forbes:
AMD, ARM, Qualcomm, IBM, Huawei, Mellanox, Xilinx agree to develop an interconnect to allow their CPUs, accelerators, and networks to coherently share data   —  On Monday, seven technology companies announced that they had reached an agreement to develop and implement an interconnect …
May 24, 2016, 9:30 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Trello says it has 1.1M daily active users and 14M signups to date, adds 150K new users each week   —  As Slack's chat tools swarm offices at a breakneck clip, Trello CEO Michael Pryor is happy to see another software company lead the way for a wave of collaboration tools.
May 23, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context

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