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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Netscape co-founder Jim Clark launches CommandScape, a building management system for commercial and premium residential properties   —  As a creator of some of the internet's biggest brands, Jim Clark should require little introduction.  But the 73-year-old Texan billionaire doesn't garner …
Aug 22, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
WhatsApp adds colorful text status updates, just like Facebook   —  WhatsApp today began to roll out Status updates you can make by writing text on a colorful image background, a company spokesperson has informed VentureBeat.  While Status debuted as a text-only feature, it grew to include photos and videos.
Aug 21, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google's Android O is named Oreo, rolls out soon to Nexus/Pixel devices; update includes background activity limits, picture-in-picture, notification channels   —  Timed with the total solar eclipse today, Google revealed Android O stands for Android 8.0 Oreo.
Aug 21, 2017, 2:47 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Immersv, a mobile 360 and VR ad platform, raises $10.5M Series A led by Rogers Venture Partners with participation from HTC Vive, Initial Capital, and more   —  Immersv has raised $10.5 million to strengthen its position as a provider of advertising for virtual reality and mobile 360-degree apps and games.
Aug 18, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Chris O'Brien / VentureBeat:
Social network Gab, popular among alt-right, says it has raised $1M+ on crowdfunding platform StartEngine   —  As high-tech firms have begun taking steps to weed out some of the most offensive right-wing hate groups, alternative social network Gab has seen a surge in donations …
Aug 17, 2017, 4:25 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
B2B data platform ZoomInfo was acquired by private equity firm Great Hill Partners for $240M   —  ZoomInfo, the subscription-based B2B platform that sells access to company data such as contact details, employment history, and other background information, was acquired earlier this week …
Aug 17, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Facebook Messenger's AI assistant M expands to Australia, Canada, South Africa, and UK, but third-party chat extension suggestions still only available in US   —  Facebook's intelligent assistant M is now available for Facebook Messenger users in Australia, Canada, South Africa …
Aug 15, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Facebook Messenger now makes Spotify recommendations when music is mentioned in conversation; suggestions can be turned off by toggling M assistant settings   —  Facebook Messenger now comes with Spotify recommendations when music is mentioned in a conversation, as it appears Messenger …
Aug 14, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / VentureBeat:
OpenAI bot has defeated three top professional Dota 2 players in 1v1 play over the last week   —  An artificial intelligence has beaten one of the world's top Dota 2 players in single combat today.  Danil Ishutin, better known by his gaming handle “Dendi,” threw in the towel in the middle …
Aug 12, 2017, 2:10 AMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / VentureBeat:
Netlify, which makes software tools to help companies build and globally deploy high-performance websites, raises $12M Series A led by Andreessen Horowitz   —  Netlify, a startup that's building software tools to help drive the future of web development, announced today that it has raised $12 million in series A funding.
Aug 9, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
AI-controlled soaring machine takes flight  —  Microsoft researchers test an autonomous sailplane able to identify, predict and act on complex variables.
eero:
What is a WiFi extender?  —  Read about how a WiFi extender won't solve your WiFi issues the same way a mesh network will.
Zoho:
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