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Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
India's BankBazaar Raises $60M Series C Led By Amazon   —  BankBazaar, a startup that lets Indian consumers compare financial products online, has scored a $60 million Series C led by Amazon, with participation from Fidelity Growth Partners, Mousse Partners, and returning investors Sequoia Capital and Walden International.
Jul 4, 2015, 4:15 AMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
Uber Suspends UberPOP In France Following Turmoils And Arrests   —  Transportation company Uber just announced in an interview with Le Monde that it will be suspending UberPOP in France tonight at 8pm.  The news follows a difficult week for the company.  Last Thursday, anti-Uber protests turned …
Jul 3, 2015, 6:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
SoundCloud updates iOS app with “play related tracks” feature that creates a stream of songs   —  In Wake Of Apple Music, SoundCloud Update Focuses On Music Discovery, Better User Experience  —  All the buzz this week may be about the launch of Apple Music …
Jul 2, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Prince sends takedown requests to Spotify, Rdio, and Deezer   —  Prince Won't Stream 4 U (Unless You're On Tidal, Or Maybe Google Music)  —  Call it the Taylor effect: it looks like another high-profile musician is sharpening his arrows to take aim at how streaming music services pay artists.
Jul 2, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Xiaomi Sold 34.7M Smartphones In First Half Of 2015, Up 33% Year-On-Year   —  Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi today confirmed that it sold just shy of 35 million phones in the first half of this year. … Xiaomi, which is valued at $45 billion and is the world's third largest exporter of phones …
Jul 1, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sony Launches A Crowdfunding Site For Projects From Its Employees In Japan   —  Sony has dabbled with crowdfunding in the past — using sites to float an e-ink watch and mesh sensor kit — but now the Japanese company is making a big play in the space after launching its own site for crowdfunded projects.
Jul 1, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Rocket Internet And Kinnevik Add $167M More To GFG, Roll In 2 Brazilian Fashion Portals   —  Rocket Internet's Global Fashion Group (GFG), an umbrella group that houses the German company's fashion-focused e-commerce services for emerging markets, made a double announcement today after revealing …
Jul 1, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch:
HomeHero Locks Down $23M For Its Home Care Marketplace   —  HomeHero, a Santa Monica-based startup that works to connect home care workers with the families that need them, announced today that it has raised $23 million.  The sum includes a $20 million Series A round of capital …
Jul 1, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Setback For European Facebook Privacy Class Action, As Austrian Court Rules Lawsuit Inadmissible   —  An ongoing Facebook class action suit in Europe over alleged privacy violations took a significant step back today.  A regional court in Austria, where the suit was originally filed …
Jul 1, 2015, 6:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Mark Zuckerberg discusses virtual and augmented reality, how Facebook will use AI to understand what people share, more   —  Zuck Details How Artificial Intelligence Will Show You The Perfect Facebook Posts  —  What's Facebook working on in its three AI labs?
Jun 30, 2015, 8:00 PMIn context

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