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Alice Woodhouse / Financial Times:
Chinese bike-sharing company Mobike announces $600M round led by Tencent to fuel global expansion, plans to be in 200 cities this year, up from current 100   —  Read next … Chinese bike-sharing company Mobike has raised more than $600m in a funding round led by internet giant Tencent to fuel its global expansion.
Jun 15, 2017, 11:15 PMIn context
Pan Yue / China Money Network:
Chinese online brokerage firm Futu Securities raises $145.5M Series C led by Tencent with participation from Matrix and Sequoia   —  Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. has led a US$145.5 million C round financing in Futu Securities, an online brokerage platform serving Chinese investors trading U.S …
Jun 13, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft to shut down its Docs.com file-sharing site on December 15, advises affected users to use LinkedIn's SlideShare or OneDrive instead   —  Microsoft is shutting down its Docs.com site in December and advising affected users to go with LinkedIn's SlideShare and/or OneDrive for their file storage needs instead.
Jun 9, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
Google's Contributor services now let some publishers ask ad-block users to whitelist sites or pay a small fee per page view to make up for lost ad revenue   —  Group to launch ‘funding choices’ and charge people through new Contributor service  —  Read next
Jun 2, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Nicholas Megaw / Financial Times:
Alfa, a UK-based financial software provider, closed up 30% on its first day of trading Friday, after raising £254M in what was UK's biggest tech IPO since 2015   —  Stock market capitalisation of financial software group rises to more than £1bn  —  Read next
May 29, 2017, 4:55 AMIn context
Leena Rao / Fortune:
Change.org raises $30M led by LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman; Sam Altman and Bill Gates invest too   —  In 2006, newly minted Stanford grad Ben Rattray sat at a Starbucks in Silicon Valley, pitching LinkedIn founder and early Facebook investor Reid Hoffman to fund his idea for a political website.
May 26, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
G2 Crowd, which crowdsources enterprise software reviews, raises $30M Series B led by Accel with LinkedIn among those participating   —  In the age of social media, you're only as good as your last like, and today a startup has raised a sizeable round of funding banking that the same maxim applies to software.
May 24, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
LinkedIn, HPE, and others launch Open19 Foundation, a nonprofit to support open and customizable datacenter designs   —  The Open19 Foundation, whose founding members also include GE Digital, Vapor IO and Flex, will support open hardware and open software projects.
May 24, 2017, 8:50 AMIn context
Daniel Roth / LinkedIn:
LinkedIn Top Companies 2017 list shows five most in-demand companies to work for include Alphabet, Amazon, Facebook, Salesforce, and Uber   —  From Amazon to Allergan and Salesforce to Starbucks, this year's LinkedIn Top Companies represent brands we know and love — as well as the firms …
May 19, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Jane Croft / Financial Times:
How technology from startups like Ravn, Luminance, and Lex Machina are automating the tasks currently done by junior lawyers and paralegals   —  ‘Lawtech’ sifts and summarises data with speed and precision to replace routine tasks  —  Read next … After more than five years at a leading City law firm …
May 8, 2017, 7:10 AMIn context

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