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Dan Primack / Axios:
Swiss staffing and workforce development company Adecco acquires New York-based coding school General Assembly for $412.5M; General Assembly had raised ~$120M   —  Coding school General Assembly has agreed to be acquired for $412.5 million in cash by Swiss staffing and workforce development company Adecco.
Apr 16, 2018, 1:20 AMIn context
Shannon Vavra / Axios:
Amazon rivals and experts caution that DoD's plans to give just one company a contract for moving Pentagon data to cloud favors Amazon and increases dependency   —  As the Pentagon moves military information systems into the cloud, some industry experts and executives are questioning the wisdom …
Apr 12, 2018, 12:20 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Boston-area antivirus and security software maker Carbon Black files for IPO, reports $162M revenue on a $56M net loss in 2017, up from $116M in revenue in 2016   —  Carbon Black, a Boston-area maker of antivirus software and other endpoint security solutions, has filed for an IPO.
Apr 10, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
Axios:
Sources: Coinbase in talks to acquire Earn.com, a paid inbox service formerly known as 21.co, for $100M, wants Earn's Balaji Srinivasan to become Coinbase's CTO   —  Digital currency exchange Coinbase is still in talks to acquire Earn.com, a paid inbox service formerly known as 21 inc., Axios has learned from multiple sources.
Apr 6, 2018, 11:33 AMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
Facebook gets accreditation from Media Rating Council for first of three audits it committed to, validating ad impressions on Facebook News Feed and Instagram   —  The Media Ratings Council (MRC,) which has for decades acted as the de facto watchdog for the media and advertising industries …
Apr 5, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Amazon adds a parent dashboard to its Fire for Kids tablets, letting parents track kids' usage and remotely control devices   —  Amazon, which already has some of the most parent-friendly options for its Fire tablets, is adding two key improvements on Thursday.
Apr 5, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Axios:
Mark Zuckerberg confident no more than 87M affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal and says that Facebook hasn't seen meaningful decline in users, usage, or ads   —  Facebook made a “huge mistake” in poorly managing its platform of more than two billion people, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg …
Apr 4, 2018, 5:25 PMIn context
Joe Uchill / Axios:
Test finds 18 of 26 email domains managed by Executive Office do not comply with a DHS directive to implement the DMARC security protocol that verifies senders   —  The security advocacy group Global Cyber Alliance tested the 26 email domains managed by the Executive Office of the President …
Apr 4, 2018, 10:10 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Grindr's security chief Bryce Case says company has been unfairly singled out and that it has stopped sharing users' HIV status with its third-party vendors   —  Grindr has stopped sharing users' HIV status with its third-party vendors, the company's head of security told Axios.
Apr 2, 2018, 8:30 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Grindr defends sharing users' personal info, including HIV status, with 3rd parties when “appropriate”, says it doesn't sell the info or provide to advertisers   —  LGBTQ dating site Grindr said it does share some data with third party vendors, including customers' HIV status …
Apr 2, 2018, 4:42 PMIn context

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