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TechCrunch:
Sources: Postmates raising $100M+ led by Founders Fund with a valuation at least as high as last round   —  We're hearing from sources that Postmates, which is among a few companies that are seen as operating in the difficult on-demand space, is raising at least $100 million in a round led by Founders Fund.
Sep 6, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Dropbox prompting users to reset passwords that haven't been changed since mid-2012, calls it a preventative move, says no evidence accounts improperly accessed   —  Dropbox is requiring users who have not changed their passwords since mid-2012 to reset their passwords this afternoon.
Aug 26, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest to launch native video player in the next few months, wants to leverage its visual search technology for better discoverability of videos   —  Video has generally been available — and is often shared — on Pinterest, but it hasn't quite received the same treatment that the company's traditional content has seen.
Aug 4, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest acquires team behind Math Camp, creator of location-based app Highlight and photo-sharing app Shorts   —  Pinterest today said it was acquiring the team behind Math Camp, the creators of Highlight, and will be sunsetting its applications Roll and Shorts in the next few weeks.
Jul 14, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
500 Startups tries its hand at a startup studio, 500 Labs   —  500 Startups, known for its work as a startup accelerator, now hopes to incubate its own ideas in-house and spin them off into new companies.  —  Called 500 Labs, it's a new attempt at finding interesting ideas that might turn out to be good investments.
Jul 1, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Sheryl Sandberg says Peter Thiel will remain on Facebook's board and that Facebook had no knowledge of his actions against Gawker   —  Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, said today on stage at Vox Media's Code Conference that Peter Thiel would remain on the company's board …
Jun 1, 2016, 3:58 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Google unveils Google Assistant, a conversational virtual assistant that's a big upgrade to Google Now   —  Google today said it was unveiling a virtual assistant tool at its annual Google I/O developer conference in Mountain View called Google Assistant.  —  This appears to be similar …
May 18, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Facebook announces it will add a new class of non-voting stock for the company that will help keep Zuckerberg in control   —  Facebook is adding a new class of stock that will help keep Zuckerberg in control  —  Facebook today, as part of its earnings release, said it would add a new class …
Apr 27, 2016, 4:25 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Alphabet posts Q1 revenue of $20.26B on analyst expectations of $20.38B as cost-per-click continues to decrease, down 9% YoY   —  Alphabet slides 5% after missing earnings expectations on revenue of $20.3B  —  For a split second, Alphabet was the most valuable company in the world.
Apr 21, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest opens up its ads manager tools to smaller and medium-sized businesses   —  Pinterest today is releasing a set of new advertising management tools that were previously unavailable for smaller businesses as its portfolio of advertising products — and revenue potential — continues to grow.
Mar 8, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context

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