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John McDuling / Quartz:
Q&A with Google Ventures' Bill Maris on conflicts of interest, life sciences investments, international investments, and more   —  What it's like to run Google's $2 billion venture capital fund  —  When Google's co-founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, decided to set up a venture-capital fund …
May 10, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Adam Pasick / Quartz:
Software issue on American Airlines' iPads, used to distribute flight plans and other information to flight crews, forces airline to ground select flights   —  An iPad app glitch grounded several dozen American Airlines planes  —  This post has been updated.
Apr 28, 2015, 11:30 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Quartz:
Over 1M US Apple Watch preorders, with two-thirds for Sport line, and black bands most popular, according to shopping data firm Slice Intelligence   —  Apple Watch pre-orders were 1 million in the US on its first day, a shopping data firm estimates  —  (Ryan Emberley/Invision for Apple/AP Images)
Apr 12, 2015, 7:50 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Quartz:
The number of daily tweets to Periscope streams settles near Meerkat's level after explosive launch week   —  The Meerkat-Periscope live-streaming race is neck-and-neck after a crazy week  —  The rise of two strikingly similar mobile live-video streaming apps—Meerkat and Periscope …
Apr 4, 2015, 4:50 PMIn context
Mike Murphy / Quartz:
Pebble Time is now the most-funded project in Kickstarter history with over $15M in pre-orders from 60K backers   —  The new Pebble smartwatch is now the most-funded project in Kickstarter history  —  In one week, Pebble's new Time smartwatch has become the most “funded” project in Kickstarter history …
Mar 4, 2015, 12:10 AMIn context
Steve LeVine / Quartz:
Profile of John B. Goodenough, who invented the lithium-ion battery and is now trying to build a powerful new super-battery   —  The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92  —  AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor …
Feb 8, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Quartz:
Microsoft now has over 100 active apps on iOS and Android, excluding Skype and Yammer apps, as it expands its presence on multiple platforms   —  Don't look now, but Microsoft has more than 100 iOS and Android apps  —  As Microsoft works on revamping its underperforming Windows Phone platform …
Feb 7, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Mike Murphy / Quartz:
GoPro gets closer to becoming a media company with its new Roku channel   —  GoPro continued its march toward its goal of becoming a media company on Feb. 5, with the announcement of its new channel on the streaming media player Roku, which will launch in the spring.
Feb 5, 2015, 8:05 PMIn context
David Yanofsky / Quartz:
Instagram fixes privacy hole that exposed private photos posted from a public profile later changed to private   —  Your private Instagrams weren't as private as you thought they were  —  A privacy hole was publicly exposing an untold number of photographs Instagram users believed were private …
Jan 12, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Adam Pasick / Quartz:
Alibaba's Alipay payments affiliate to let users authenticate accounts with iPhone Touch ID   —  Alibaba inches closer to an Apple Pay deal, one fingerprint at a time  —  Alibaba and Apple, whose bosses expressed an interest in marrying their respective mobile e-payments platforms last month, have moved from flirting to dating.
Dec 10, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context

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