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Jemima Kelly / Reuters:
UK payments startup Revolut raises $66M Series B led by Index Ventures, adds support for bitcoin   —  4 MIN READ  —  LONDON (Reuters) - The “global banking alternative” Revolut has raised $66 million in a fund-raising round, the start-up said on Wednesday, in the latest sign that London …
Jul 12, 2017, 5:30 AMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: Symantec in talks to sell web certificate unit, which it bought from Verisign for $1.28B in 2010, for $1B+, amid cert validation dispute with Google   —  3 MIN READ  —  (Reuters) - Cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp (SYMC.O) is considering selling its website certification business …
Jul 12, 2017, 12:15 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Knight First Amendment Institute sues Trump for blocking Twitter users, alleging the practice amounts to an unconstitutional effort to suppress dissent   —  A free-speech group said on Tuesday it sued U.S. President Donald Trump for blocking Twitter users from his @realDonaldTrump account …
Jul 11, 2017, 11:37 AMIn context
Reuters:
Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio is investigating an alleged data breach of 100M+ customers including names, telephone numbers, and email addresses   —  India's Reliance Jio is investigating whether personal data of over 100 million of its customers had leaked onto a website …
Jul 10, 2017, 6:55 AMIn context
Phil Stewart / Reuters:
Trump backtracks on U.S.-Russia cyber unit, says it cannot happen   —  U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday backtracked on his push for a cyber security unit with Russia, tweeting that he did not think it could happen, only hours after promoting it following his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Jul 9, 2017, 9:42 PMIn context
Anna Irrera / Reuters:
Stripe partners with WeChat Pay, which has 600M+ users, and Alipay, with 520M+ users, to let its merchants outside China integrate payments via those platforms   —  Silicon Valley startup Stripe has partnered with digital payment providers Alipay and WeChat Pay to enable merchants using …
Jul 9, 2017, 7:36 PMIn context
Dominique Vidalon / Reuters:
Paris, Airbnb's biggest single market, will require that Airbnb hosts register their property, making it harder to exceed the 120 day legal rental limit   —  French hoteliers cheered on Wednesday a Paris City Council decision making it mandatory from December for people renting their apartments …
Jul 8, 2017, 6:00 PMIn context
Dan Levine / Reuters:
Magistrate judge ruling orders Waymo to disclose details of its deal with Lyft to Uber   —  A U.S. judge on Friday ruled that Alphabet Inc's self-driving car unit Waymo must disclose documents to attorneys representing Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] about Waymo's partnership with Lyft Inc …
Jul 7, 2017, 11:40 PMIn context
Joyce Lee / Reuters:
Samsung Electronics forecasts record quarterly profit of ~$12B in Q2, up 72% year-over-year   —  Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) on Friday said its second-quarter operating profit likely rose 72 percent from a year earlier to a new record, beating analyst estimates, as strong memory chip prices helped widen margins.
Jul 7, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Tom Miles / Reuters:
UN report: Singapore, US, Malaysia, Oman, Estonia lead world for best cyber security strategies, but only ~50% of countries are operating or even developing one   —  Singapore has a near-perfect approach to cybersecurity, but many other rich countries have holes in their defenses …
Jul 6, 2017, 6:15 AMIn context

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