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Bloomberg:
JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, and Citigroup halting credit card transactions with cryptocurrency exchanges; Bank of America debit card purchases not affected   —  A growing list of card issuers are declining crypto purchases  —  After recent price drops, JPMorgan doesn't want credit risk
Feb 2, 2018, 5:35 PMIn context
Lizette Chapman / Bloomberg:
Figma raises $25M Series B from KPCB for its browser-based collaborative interface design tool that competes with Adobe   —  Kleiner Perkins and other venture capitalists are betting that the Photoshop maker's chokehold over the design market could someday come to an end.
Feb 2, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Motorola Solutions to acquire Avigilon, Canadian maker of surveillance cameras and software, for ~$1B amid concerns around critical infrastructure and China   —  Motorola Solutions Inc. sees an opening to take advantage of a backlash against Chinese-made technology products with its latest acquisition.
Feb 2, 2018, 10:20 AMIn context
Eric Lam / Bloomberg:
Bitcoin briefly dropped below $8K, for the first time since November, amid the broad cryptocurrency market sell-off   —  Biggest digital token takes losses since peak to about 60%  —  Rival coins including Ripple, Ether and Litecoin tumble  —  Bitcoin fell below $8,000 as a miserable 2018 continued …
Feb 2, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
India's biggest online grocer BigBasket says it raised $300M, led by Alibaba, at a $950M valuation   —  Alibaba Group Holding Ltd led a $300 million investment into India's biggest online grocer Bigbasket, signaling that the region's segment is firing up.  —  Hari Menon, Bigbasket's co-founder …
Feb 1, 2018, 9:45 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Intel plans to sell a majority stake in its AR business, seeking as much as $350M, which has been working on smart glasses for smartphones   —  Smart specs will allow users to see contextual information  —  Division valued at as much as $350 million; Intel keeps stake
Feb 1, 2018, 3:55 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Users around the world who infrequently log in to Facebook say it has been increasing re-engagement prompts via emails and text messages recently   —  It's been about a year since Rishi Gorantala deleted the Facebook app from his phone, and the company has only gotten more aggressive in its emails to win him back.
Jan 31, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context
Stefan Nicola / Bloomberg:
Lyft opens its first European office in Munich, Germany where staff will work on localization and geometric mapping tech for autonomous vehicles   —  Ride-hailing provider Lyft Inc. is expanding to Europe, opening an office in the southern German city of Munich, home to the likes of BMW AG and Siemens AG.
Jan 31, 2018, 11:10 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Fujifilm buys control of Xerox to form an $18B company, marking an end to the iconic American giant's independence   —  Joint venture to eliminate 10,000 jobs globally in revamp  —  Deal will end independence of U.S. firm formed in early 1900s  —  Fujifilm Holdings Corp. is buying control …
Jan 31, 2018, 7:50 AMIn context
Kyle Stock / Bloomberg:
Nuro exits stealth after unveiling an autonomous delivery vehicle prototype, has raised $92M from investors including Banyan Capital and Greylock Partners   —  A secretive startup has unveiled its new grocery-getter, one of many automakers that are leaving people out of the equation.
Jan 30, 2018, 11:10 PMIn context

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