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Jonathan Vanian / Fortune:
Google Wants Its New Pixelbook to Win the Laptop and Tablet Battle   —  Google is once again trying to make a big splash with laptop computers, this time with its new Pixelbook.  —  Google debuted its Pixelbook, a new laptop-tablet hybrid during its Pixel 2 event in San Francisco on Wednesday …
Oct 4, 2017, 12:58 PMIn context
Polina Marinova / Fortune:
Drift, a sales platform and messaging tool, announces $30M Series B led by General Catalyst, adds Sequoia as investor   —  Being a serial entrepreneur with four exits under your belt can be a double-edged sword.  —  On the one hand, you have a proven track record, which makes it a little easier to raise new funding.
Sep 27, 2017, 6:25 AMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Hitachi announces new company, Hitachi Vantara, the merger of Hitachi Data Systems, Hitachi Insight Group and Pentaho, to be headquartered in Silicon Valley   —  Meet Hitachi Vantara.  —  Hitachi the global Tokyo-based conglomerate, is combining three of its U.S.-based tech units …
Sep 20, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Keybase launches alpha version of Teams, an open source and end-to-end encrypted Slack-like tool for collaboration amongst groups   —  Chris Coyne and Max Krohn are going for the hat trick.  —  The two entrepreneurs, who are co-founders of the literature summary site SparkNotes and dating service OkCupid …
Sep 18, 2017, 8:20 PMIn context
Aaron Pressman / Fortune:
Prepaid Wireless Customers Can't Add Apple Watch Series 3 to Their Plans   —  Millions of people who pre-pay their wireless bill every month won't be able to add the new Apple Watch to their service.  —  All four major wireless carriers—Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile …
Sep 17, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Live-streaming video chat service YouNow to launch new Rize app that will use Ethereum-based tokens, called “Props”, to incentivize community members   —  Another well-established social media startup is going all in on cryptocurrency.  —  For the past year, the makers …
Sep 15, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Slack debuts shared channels in beta, helping firms communicate with external partners, adds support for French, German, and Spanish, and says it has 6M DAUs   —  Slack, the company behind the workplace messaging software of the same name, is making it easier for groups across different companies …
Sep 12, 2017, 1:08 PMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
John Deere announces it has agreed to buy Silicon Valley startup Blue River, which develops agriculture tech that relies on machine learning, for $305M   —  John Deere has long been known for its iconic green tractors, combines, balers, and other farming equipment.
Sep 6, 2017, 8:35 PMIn context
David Meyer / Fortune:
Facebook says ad reach estimates from Adverts Manager are based on how many could see the ad, not an area's population, explaining discrepancy with census data   —  Facebook's advertising metrics have again been called into question, after Pivotal Research Group senior analyst Brian Wieser pointed …
Sep 6, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
HPE plans to acquire Boston-based Cloud Technology Partners, which helps clients deploy cloud computing on multiple vendors, to be HPE's 5th acquisition in 2017   —  Hewlett-Packard Enterprise said Monday that it will acquire Cloud Technology Partners, a Boston-based company …
Sep 5, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context

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