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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Bobby Lo, ex-CEO of Vurb, which Snapchat acquired for $114.5M, departs after just two years as Snap's record low share price becomes a talent retention problem   —  Snapchat's sagging share price is making it tough to retain talent.  Bobby Lo, founder and CEO of mobile search app Vurb …
Sep 12, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Atrium LTS, Twitch co-founder Justin Kan's legal technology services startup, raises $65M from a16z   —  Twitch's Justin Kan returns to pwn law firms  —  Let the computers do the legal busy work so attorneys can focus on complex problem solving for their clients.
Sep 10, 2018, 10:54 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
In House committee hearing, Dorsey said Twitter intends to share an abuse transparency report this year, agrees to have the company undergo a civil rights audit   —  A meek and quiet “no” was Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's refrain as he responded to an onslaught of questions from House Energy Committee Republicans …
Sep 5, 2018, 6:45 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Very Good Security, a service which stores and handles sensitive data for businesses, raises $8.5M Series A led by a16z   —  “You can't hack what isn't there,” Very Good Security co-founder Mahmoud Abdelkader tells me.  His startup assumes the liability of storing sensitive data for other companies …
Aug 28, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
A look at IGTV's struggles and slow growth two months after launch as Instagram and content creators try to figure out how to make the longer video format work   —  ‘Everything great starts small,’ says CEO  —  Instagram has never truly failed at anything, but judging by modest initial view counts …
Aug 25, 2018, 9:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook hires HP's CMO Antonio Lucio as its CMO, replacing Gary Briggs, who said in January he would step down; Lucio will start on September 4   —  Amidst Facebook's biggest branding crisis, It's just hired a veteran CMO formerly of Pepsi and Visa to boost the social network's external image and cross-promote features inside its apps.
Aug 23, 2018, 7:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
A look at Facebook's voice ambitions: from developing a speech recognition feature for Facebook and Messenger apps called Aloha to patents for a speaker device   —  Code reveals unlaunched speech recognition feature  —  Facebook has been a bit slow to adopt the voice computing revolution.
Aug 21, 2018, 4:00 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
RDMD, which sells anonymized and analyzed medical data of its app users to pharma companies to help develop medicines for rare diseases, raises $3M seed funding   —  You wouldn't expect a medical app to get its start as a Snapchat competitor.  Neither did video chat startup TapTalk's founder Onno Faber.
Aug 20, 2018, 6:40 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook says it's begun removing content violating its drug policies and has blocked hundreds of search terms and search suggestions associated with drug sales   —  Facebook's role in the opioid crisis could become another scandal following yesterday's release of harrowing new statistics from the Center for Disease Control.
Aug 16, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Quiz game HQ Trivia debuts an Apple TV app as it hopes to return to growth; its mobile apps' store rankings and concurrent viewers have slid in recent months   —  HQ Trivia's app store ranking has continued to sink the past three months, but it's hoping a new version on your television could revitalize growth.
Aug 14, 2018, 3:40 PMIn context

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