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Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Web Video Channel Guide PlutoTV Raises $13 Million   —  Lots of people have tried to build TV guides for the Web-video era, and no one has succeeded so far.  —  But PlutoTV has convinced investors that it's onto something.  The company, which presents “channels” of Web video in a format …
Nov 20, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Former Fake Steve Jobs and HubSpot content marketer Dan Lyons to head up Valleywag in January   —  Dan Lyons Used to be Fake Steve Jobs.  Now He's the Chief Valleywag.  —  Valleywag's chief editor Nitasha Tiku just left for the Verge.  Here's her replacement: Dan Lyons …
Nov 20, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Kik Messenger Takes $38 Million in Funding, Buys GIF Startup Relay   —  Messaging app Kik has raised $38.3 million in new funding and acquired Relay, a messaging network focused on sending and receiving GIFs.  —  The round was led by Valiant Capital Partners, and included new investors Millennium Technology …
Nov 19, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Bigcommerce Gets $50 Million to Set Up Online Shops for Small Businesses Worldwide   —  Bigcommerce, a software service that helps small and mid-sized businesses set up online shops, has taken on a new $50 million investment, led by SoftBank Capital, as it pursues its goal of becoming the dominant …
Nov 19, 2014, 8:30 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Google-owned Nest debuts first TV ads for its thermostat, smoke alarm, and Dropcam monitors   —  Come On, Put This Google-Owned Surveillance Device in Your House.  It'll Be Great!  —  How do you convince regular people to buy Google-owned monitoring gadgets and install them in their homes?
Nov 18, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
More Than 90 Percent of U.S. Households Have Three or More Devices Pinging the Internet   —  How much do Americans love the Internet?  —  Well, Ericsson counted all the ways.  —  It turns out that 90 percent of U.S. households have three or more Internet-connected devices …
Nov 18, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Eric Johnson / Re/code:
Execs Behind Candy Crush and Angry Birds Back Swedish Game Accelerator   —  Where is the next crop of top videogame developers going to come from?  Maybe the woods, if a new accelerator program out of Sweden takes off.  —  The nonprofit program is called Stugan, named after rural vacation cabins or cottages called stuga.
Nov 18, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Snapchat's new Snapcash feature, rolling out on Android now and iOS soon, lets you send money to friends via Square   —  Snapchat to Let You Send Money to Friends, Thanks to Square  —  Snapchat unveiled Snapcash on Monday, a new payments feature that allows users to send and receive money …
Nov 17, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff to leave at the end of the year, CFO will take over during CEO search   —  Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff Heads for the Door (Memo)  —  Rio Caraeff, who has run the Vevo music video service since its creation in 2009, is leaving at the end of the year.
Nov 15, 2014, 9:55 AMIn context
Re/code:
Bitcoin wallet company Coinbase raising $40M-60M at a valuation of about $400M, with most funds likely coming from new investor DFJ   —  Bitcoin Company Coinbase Raising New Investment at $400 Million Valuation  —  Coinbase, a company that lets people store and buy the digital currency bitcoin …
Nov 14, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context

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