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Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Zynga launches Words With Friends EDU, adding teacher lesson plans, student progress tracking, educational content and new in-game bonuses, more   —  Zynga has launched a new version of its Words With Friends word game for classrooms.  The new Words With Friends EDU is part of an ongoing effort …
Jul 26, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Runkeeper's new Running Groups feature lets you make virtual running clubs with up to 25 friends   —  RunKeeper is introducing a new group running feature today, as the GPS-fitness tracking company looks to encourage uptake through greater social engagement.
Jul 26, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft launches Zoom in PowerPoint and two features in Word: Editor, which offers writing suggestions, and Researcher, which makes adding citations easier   —  Microsoft today is announcing new features that are coming to its Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook applications.
Jul 26, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
German fintech startup Number26 receives EU-wide banking license, rebrands as N26   —  Number26, a Peter Thiel-backed mobile banking startup that's setting out to create the bank account of the future, has finally received its banking license, giving the company full regulatory approval …
Jul 25, 2016, 6:30 AMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Salesforce acquires data center analytics startup Coolan   —  Coolan, a startup that developed software for analyzing data about data center hardware, today announced that it has been acquired by Salesforce.  Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.  —  It was not long ago that Coolan launched.
Jul 21, 2016, 6:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
IDC: Smartwatch shipments fall for the first time; Apple only company in top 5 to decline   —  The smartwatch market has hit its first bump, and it's all Apple's fault.  Vendors shipped a total of 3.5 million smartwatches worldwide last quarter.  This Q2 2016 figure is down 32 percent …
Jul 21, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Facebook Live to double broadcast length to four hours, offer fullscreen streaming and ability to temporarily hide comments and reactions during broadcast   —  Facebook has begun rolling out several updates to its livestreaming capability this week.  People and Page administrators will now be able …
Jul 21, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Doppler Labs raises $24M Series B led by The Chernin Group for its wireless listening system, which has speech amplification, adaptive sound filtering, more   —  Doppler Labs continues to drive interest from investors for its wireless listening system.  The company announced that it has closed …
Jul 20, 2016, 11:55 AMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Netflix Q2: nets 1.52M international subscribers versus its forecast of 2M, misses on quarterly revenue with $2.11B; stock down over 13%   —  Netflix now has 83.18 million subscribers after adding just 160,000 subscribers in the U.S. and 1.52 million abroad last quarter, missing the modest expectations it set back in April.
Jul 18, 2016, 5:09 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Nvidia launches its first game, VR Funhouse, for HTC Vive VR on Steam, will release it as open source later this summer   —  Virtual reality could be a big driver for gamer PCs with powerful graphics cards.  That's why Nvidia wants it to succeed.  And to boost VR hardware sales …
Jul 14, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context

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