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Geoffrey Smith / Fortune:
Airbnb will limit entire home rentals to 60 days a year in Amsterdam and 90 days in London, unless hosts have a license to rent for longer   —  Home-sharing firm Airbnb said it will for the first time impose fixed limits on the number of nights a year that hosts can rent out their homes through its site in Amsterdam and London.
Dec 2, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Mathew Ingram / Fortune:
WaPo's Russian propaganda story has dubious sources, little evidence, and too general claims that describe how any news is usually shared on social media   —  One of the themes that has emerged during the controversy over “fake news” and its role in the election of Donald Trump is the idea …
Nov 25, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
IT solutions provider Presidio files for an IPO, reportedly at $3B valuation   —  Business software purveyor AppDynamics may have postponed its plans to go public, but technology services firm Presidio is forging ahead with an IPO, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday.
Nov 25, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
BuzzFeed buys e-commerce startup Scroll; founder Ben Kaufman now leads BuzzFeed Product Lab, which is turning its NY office into a physical store to test ideas   —  Two years ago, Ben Kaufman, then-CEO of well-funded consumer product startup Quirky, delivered one of the most awkward, and candid …
Nov 22, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context
Fortune:
Inside New York City's $10M digital crime lab, where analysts and researchers crack devices, use big data, and more to gather evidence to help solve crimes   —  Where phone hacking and big data solve crimes.  —  The cell phone at the police station contains evidence of a crime …
Nov 19, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Kirsten Korosec / Fortune:
Intel Capital will invest $250M over the next two years in autonomous vehicle technology   —  Chipmaker Intel's venture capital arm will invest $250 million over the next two years into autonomous vehicle technology.  —  Intel CEO Brian Krzanich made the announcement while on stage at AutoMobility LA …
Nov 15, 2016, 4:50 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Vine co-founders Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll launch Hype, a live broadcasting app that lets users add music and animations to their videos   —  As Twitter continues its attempts to get its business back on track, the company announced on Thursday that it's shutting down Vine, a short-form video service it acquired in late 2012.
Oct 30, 2016, 11:00 PMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
Palantir responds to Labor Department lawsuit alleging discrimination against Asians, says analysis agency conducted on 3 out of 44 open job titles is faulty   —  Palantir Technologies, a Palo Alto-based data analytics company, has issued a response to a discrimination lawsuit recently filed by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Oct 14, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Leena Rao / Fortune:
Online lending startup Affirm raises $100M in debt funding from Morgan Stanley, bringing total raised to $500M, as it triples loan volume over last year   —  Affirm, the online lending startup founded by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, has raised $100 million in debt from financial services giant Morgan Stanley.
Oct 13, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Bed Bath & Beyond recently paid $11.78M for One Kings Lane, once valued at $800M+, according to regulatory documents   —  Bed Bath & Beyond paid just $11.78 million to acquire online retailer One Kings Lane earlier this year, according to recently-filed regulatory documents.
Oct 11, 2016, 8:00 PMIn context

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