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Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Dropbox is shutting down Hackpad, the collaborative note and wiki service it acquired in 2014, on July 19, and will move its users' files to Paper   —  Cloud file syncing and sharing service Dropbox announced on April 20 that it will shut down Hackpad, a collaboration-friendly application …
Apr 26, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Maps updates its iOS and Android apps with Save Your Parking feature   —  First introduced to a beta version of the app last month, the new feature for forgetful people mixes GPS with manual data entry to ensure you arrive at the exact spot where you left your vehicle.
Apr 26, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Spotify acquires blockchain startup Mediachain to identify and track creative works across the internet   —  Spotify has acquired Mediachain, the New York-based startup behind an open source peer-to-peer database and protocol for registering, identifying, and tracking creative works across the internet.
Apr 26, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Netflix to raise $1B through debt offering to fund new content and other “strategic transactions”   —  Netflix has announced that it intends to raise €1 billion — a smidgen more than $1 billion (USD) when converted at today's rate — via a senior note debt offering for …
Apr 24, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Bérénice Magistretti / VentureBeat:
Quora raises $85M round led by Y Combinator to expand internationally and develop its ads business; CEO Adam D'Angelo says the platform has 190M monthly uniques   —  EXCLUSIVE:  —  Quora is known for being an under-the-radar company.  But in an exclusive interview with VentureBeat …
Apr 21, 2017, 10:15 AMIn context
Bérénice Magistretti / VentureBeat:
Gladly raises $36M Series C led by GGV Capital to help businesses manage customer service across multiple platforms   —  Gladly, which provides software to help businesses deliver better customer service, announced today funding of $36 million, led by GGV Capital.
Apr 20, 2017, 9:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Mozilla releases Firefox 53 with two new themes, separate graphics process on Windows that utilizes system's GPU, reader mode, no support for Windows XP, Vista   —  Mozilla today launched Firefox 53 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android.  The new version includes two new themes on desktop …
Apr 19, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo beats expectations with $1.33B GAAP revenue in final quarter as an independent company, with Verizon sale “anticipated to complete in June”   —  Yahoo ($YHOO) reported its first-quarter earnings on Tuesday, revealing that it generated $1.37 billion in revenue, a 26 percent increase …
Apr 18, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Facebook surpasses 800M monthly gamers, up 23% YoY, and announces updates to Instant Games, Gameroom, and Gaming Video   —  Facebook has provided updates on its progress with its major gaming initiatives: Instant Games, Gameroom, and Gaming Video.  That's all part of its vision to become …
Apr 18, 2017, 2:38 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Spotify to launch Facebook Messenger bot and will let you listen to song snippets inside Messenger   —  Spotify has announced a new Messenger bot to help users share and find music directly within Facebook's omnipresent messaging app.  —  The music-streaming giant published a blog post detailing …
Apr 18, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context

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