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Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Yelp Strikes Hotel Bookings Partnership With Hipmunk   —  Yelp has partnered with Hipmunk to allow people to book hotels within the business review platform.  While this is not the first time Yelp has offered a way for users to purchase from businesses right on its site, it is the first time it's done this with hotel bookings.
Oct 22, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Yahoo In Talks To Buy Video Ad Platform BrightRoll For Around $700M   —  Yahoo has been building up its video and video advertising content, and we have heard that it may make another key acquisition in the area to further raise its game.  The company is in talks to acquire BrightRoll …
Oct 20, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Product Hunt Gets $6.1 Million Series A Funding From A16Z And Alexis Ohanian   —  Product Hunt, a community board where people can up vote tech products, officially announced the raise of $6.1 million in a Series A today, led by Andreessen Horowitz.  Y Combinator partner and Reddit co-founder …
Oct 8, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Eventbrite Now Has An All-In-One App For Event Organizers Called Neon   —  Eventbrite's new Neon, launching in the app store today, combines the functionality of both its organizer side apps At the Door and Entry Manager into one single smartphone app.  —  Eventbrite has been working on making …
Sep 26, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By How You Know Them, Is Now In The App Store   —  Humin, the app that aims to replace your iPhone contacts app is now in the App Store.  Will.i.am, Richard Branson and Angry Birds creator Peter Vesterbacka were all part of the private beta launch a few months back.
Aug 14, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Square acquires food delivery startup Caviar in reported $90M all stock deal   —  It's Official: Square Acquires Food Delivery Service Caviar  —  Square has acquired curated food delivery service Caviar today, confirming earlier reports that the companies had been in serious talks.
Aug 4, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Is The Thiel Fellowship Program Really Just A Sabbatical From College?   —  Twenty brilliant minds, all under age 20, just started their venture this summer with the Thiel Fellowship program.  All of these bright young things were carefully selected from over 1,000 other hopefuls this year …
Jul 13, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Curated Food Delivery Startup Caviar In Talks To Be Acquired By Square For $100 Million   —  Curated food delivery startup Caviar is in talks to be acquired by Square in a deal that could be worth at least $100 million, according to several sources.  While we've heard the deal is slated …
Jul 12, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Documentary about Aaron Swartz, “The Internet's Own Boy”, now playing in theaters and online   —  Watch This Film About Why Aaron Swartz Matters More Than Ever  —  Aaron Swartz was a young, bright genius who believed in the open Internet.  A self-made millionaire by the age of 19 …
Jun 29, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Patreon Raises $15 Million Series A, Revamps Site To Focus More On Content   —  Patreon, a subscription-based funding site for artists, has just raised $15 million in a Series A from Alexis Ohanian, Sam Altman, David Marcus, Joshua Reeves and a bevy of other tech entrepreneurs.
Jun 23, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context

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