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Matt Galligan / Medium:
Circa is shutting down indefinitely after failure to monetize and close funding deals; CEO Matt Galligan says firm is working on deal involving underlying tech   —  Farewell to Circa News  —  It's with great disappointment that we let you know that Circa News has been put on indefinite hiatus.
Jun 24, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
With App Indexing and Google Now On Tap, Google is trying to make your whole phone an interface for search   —  How Google Is Taking Search Outside the Box  —  The I/O conference had virtual reality, photos and electronic clothes.  But as always, there was search.
Jun 6, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / Medium:
TechCrunch writer Ryan Lawler to join 500 Startups as venture partner   —  Breaking: TechCrunch Writer Becomes An Investor  —  Let's not bury the lede: I'm leaving TechCrunch next week and, after taking a bit of a vacation, I will be joining 500 Startups as its newest Venture Partner come August.
Jun 4, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Google VP of Streams, Photos, and Sharing Bradley Horowitz: Google Photos is like Gmail for your images   —  Bradley Horowitz Says That Google Photos is Gmail for Your Images.  And That Google Plus Is Not Dead.  —  An interview with Google's head of Streams, Photos and Sharing
May 28, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Aran Khanna / Medium:
Facebook Messenger includes exact GPS location data by default in chats, making it easy to stalk friends   —  Stalking Your Friends with Facebook Messenger  —  When I came to college Facebook Messenger became an integral part of my digital life.  I quickly found that it was the easiest …
May 27, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Periscope / Medium:
Periscope update adds an option to sign up without a Twitter account using your phone number   —  Six Weeks In  —  The past six weeks have been unforgettable.  Thank you for your global perspective, for your thoughtful feedback, and inspiring ideas.  We've shipped three updates since our last blog post …
May 11, 2015, 11:45 PMIn context
Chris Urmson / Backchannel:
Google's self-driving car head says after 1.7M miles, just 11 minor accidents have resulted, none Google's fault   —  The View from the Front Seat of the Google Self-Driving Car  —  After 1.7 million miles we've learned a lot—not just about our system but how humans drive, too.
May 11, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Leslie Berlin / Backchannel:
How Silicon Valley became a unique, self-perpetuating culture that will continue to dominate the high-tech economy   —  Why Silicon Valley Will Continue to Rule  —  William Shockley's employees toast him for his Nobel Prize, 1956.  Photo courtesy Computer History Museum.
May 3, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Matt Haughey / Medium:
24 hours with the Apple Watch: disappointing third party apps, inconsistent notifications, few watch faces make it feel very “version 1”   —  My rocky first 24hrs with the Apple Watch  —  Setup wasn't smooth.  The watch app forcibly installed on everyone's phone a few weeks …
May 3, 2015, 4:45 AMIn context
Slow Ventures / Medium:
Slow Ventures announces $65M fourth fund with partners Kevin Colleran, Dave Morin, and Sam Lessin   —  Announcing Slow 4  —  A New Chapter  —  We are pleased to announce the start of Slow 4, and the opening of a new chapter for Slow Ventures.  —  Slow was originally founded in 2011 …
Apr 29, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context

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