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Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
One Medical Group Raises $40M To Help Reinvent The Doctor's Office   —  Disruptive primary care medical practice One Medical Group, is announcing $40 million in growth capital led by Redmile Group, with participation from current institutional investors.  The company previously raised $77 million …
Apr 17, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Instacart Could Raise A Big New Round Of Funding Valuing It At $400 Million   —  On-demand grocery startup Instacart is fielding term sheets for a big new round of funding, according to sources.  We've heard the new financing could be led by a non-VC investor, and according to one source it would value the company at up to $400 million.
Apr 17, 2014, 7:50 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends” With Opt-In Real-Time Location Sharing To Help You Meet Up   —  Today Facebook begins rolling out a new opt-in feature called Nearby Friends.  It lets friends see approximately how far away you are from them, and you can share your exact, on-going location with them for a limited time.
Apr 17, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Aereo Launches ProtectMyAntenna.org To Explain Its Position Vs. Broadcasters   —  Aereo is about to present its case to the U.S. Supreme Court, but first it wants to present its case to you.  Today, the startup launched ProtectMyAntenna.org, a website designed to inform its users about Aereo's tech …
Apr 17, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Acquisitions Power Flickr's New Object Recognition Search, Editing And Video Capture   —  Today, Yahoo launches new Flickr app for Android (and iOS coming soon.)  They include the ability to shoot video in the apps, or upload it directly.  There is also better search …
Apr 17, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Samsung And Amazon Team Up For Custom Galaxy Kindle E-Book App   —  So much for trashing the Kindle.  Today Samsung is announcing a new app, Kindle for Samsung, created in partnership with Amazon, that will let Galaxy device users using Android 4.0 and up, starting with the Galaxy S5 …
Apr 17, 2014, 10:00 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram Reassigned Inactive “Kathleen” Username To An Employee But Will Give It Back   —  Is Instagram going around stealing users' accounts and distributing them to employees?  That's the far-out claim from designer Brian Hoff, who says his wife's Instagram account, with the likely much-desired username of …
Apr 17, 2014, 6:25 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Google I/O To Elevate Focus On Design   —  For Google to win, it needs to attract the best designers to its team and get beautiful third-party apps built for its platforms.  Yet right now it's Google's rival Apple and the iOS ecosystem that are known for their style.
Apr 17, 2014, 4:25 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Online Dating Site Zoosk Files For $100M IPO, With $178M In Revenues And A $2.6M Net Loss In 2013   —  Online dating site Zoosk just filed its S-1 registration statement with the SEC, announcing its plans to raise $100 million in an initial public offering.  The company, which has offers …
Apr 16, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Livefyre Takes A New Approach To Commenting With Web Annotation Product Sidenotes   —  Online comments are usually cordoned off at the bottom of a page, but Livefyre is hoping to bring them into the content itself with the launch of a new product called Sidenotes.
Apr 16, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context

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