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Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Fastly grabs $40M on its quest to build a big, cool content-distribution network   —  Above: Servers at Fastly's point of presence in Frankfurt.  —  Fastly, a startup looking to challenge the biggest companies in the business of distributing content around the world for quick online access, has brought on $40 million in fresh money.
Sep 16, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Tumblr lifts ban on Bloglovin RSS reader with 30M users after blocking it for over five weeks   —  Tumblr unblocks RSS reader with 30 million users  —  Tumblr has lifted its ban of fashion-centric RSS reader Bloglovin after blocking the service for more than five weeks.
Sep 15, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Silicon Valley hardware startup Kateeva raises $38M for flexible displays   —  Above: Kateeva uses inkjet printing to layer chemicals on flexible displays.  —  Kateeva has raised $38 million to build flexible displays using its inkjet printing technology.  Its technology could lead to bright …
Sep 15, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Dropbox received hundreds of data requests from law enforcement, only told 91 users about them   —  Above: Dropbox cofounder and CEO Drew Houston.  —  Dropbox announced its first six-month transparency report today, revealing 268 law enforcement requests “for user information” …
Sep 11, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / VentureBeat:
Y Combinator-backed Eventjoy joins Ticketmaster   —  After acquiring Belgian ticketing company Sherpa.be yesterday, Ticketmaster has bought one more: Eventjoy, a little startup that provides do-it-yourself tools for event organizers.  —  Although it's joining Ticketmaster, the company will continue to operate and support its products.
Sep 11, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / VentureBeat:
Not to be outdone by rival Stripe, Braintree announces Apple Pay support   —  Yesterday was a huge — huge! — day for Apple, as it unveiled new and bigger phones, its first smartwatch, and a new wireless, NFC-based payments system: Apple Pay.  —  Apple announced a long list of financial …
Sep 11, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Barry Levine / VentureBeat:
Verizon plans to create a sharing platform for virtually anything — not just cars   —  The “sharing economy” is now moving into the “sharing services economy.”  —  This morning, Verizon Enterprise Services announced its “Auto Share” service, enabling any car company to become a Zipcar.
Sep 8, 2014, 11:10 PMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Samsung spokesperson says Gear VR headset for the Galaxy Note 4 will cost $199   —  Samsung says its Oculus-powered Gear VR headset will cost $199 (phablet not included)  —  Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Gear VR headset will cost $199, a Samsung spokesperson at New York Fashion Week told VentureBeat this evening.
Sep 6, 2014, 10:00 AMIn context
Stewart Rogers / VentureBeat:
Study: In social advertising, YouTube converts more customers than anyone else   —  When it comes to paid advertising on social platforms, YouTube is the clear winner in introducing new products and helping consumers make their purchasing decisions, according to a new study Aol Platforms released today.
Sep 5, 2014, 5:05 AMIn context
Tom Cheredar / VentureBeat:
Gracenote buys rival Baseline for $50M to enhance its movie & TV data services   —  Providing the meta data for movies and TV shows (cast list, plot descriptions, thumbnails, etc.) is big business, and one that Gracenote is serious about becoming a leader in.
Sep 3, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context

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