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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Kobalt Capital, subsidiary of royalty tracker Kobalt, unveils $600M music royalties fund to buy new copyrights   —  Kobalt, the music tech startup that has built a platform for rights holders to track incremental and full plays of music across a wide sea of platforms (in order to collect royalties …
Nov 6, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sources: Snap has acquired Metamarkets for less than $100M to step up its ad tech play   —  As Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, gears up to report its quarterly earnings next week, it looks like the company is making some moves to beef up its primary business line, advertising.
Nov 3, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Developer community Stack Overflow lays off staff, source says ~20%, or about 60 people, as it focuses more on its core Q&A products   —  Some changes are underway at Stack Overflow, the online community where some 50 million developers and others converge to talk programming and many other things.
Nov 3, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google to shut down its QPX Express API for airfare data, which launched out of its ITA acquisition, on April 10, 2018   —  As Google gradually builds out its footprint in travel search, the company is also making a move to shut down one of its data feeds to others in the travel space.
Nov 2, 2017, 4:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Remitly is raising up to $115M Series D led by Naspers' PayU to double down on remittances to developing countries across Africa, South America, and Asia   —  International remittances continues to be one of the biggest financial services in developing countries, with $450 billion getting sent …
Oct 31, 2017, 8:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
GoFundMe announces GoFundMe Studios to make short videos for select campaigns to aid promotion   —  GoFundMe has racked up over $4 billion in donations as the world's biggest platform for people setting up donation campaigns, in part by leveraging the power of social media to get people …
Oct 26, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook launches Workplace Chat desktop app and will roll out group video chat soon, says 30K organizations use Workplace and that 1M groups have been created   —  It's been once year since Workplace, Facebook's social network designed specifically for businesses and other organizations …
Oct 26, 2017, 4:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn boosts its messaging with smart replies, pre-written, AI based interactions   —  LinkedIn — the Microsoft-owned platform for those who want to network with professional contacts and advance their own careers — has been in the middle of a long-term makeover of its social tools, as it looks to drive more usage.
Oct 24, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Instagram now lets you add a guest to a live video stream   —  Make way for more talking heads.  Instagram, competing hot on the heels of other live video broadcasting apps, is enhancing its video streaming service with a new feature that it hopes will bring out more videos …
Oct 24, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Marketing activation platform ActionIQ raises $30M Series B led by Andreessen Horowitz, to give marketers better audience insights for more effective campaigns   —  The trend of using big data analytics to glean more targeted insights for your business continues to be democratized …
Oct 23, 2017, 8:35 AMIn context

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