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Lydia Ramsey / Business Insider:
Blink Health, an app that helps people save money on prescription medications, raises $90M Series B led by 8VC, bringing total raised to $165M   —  Blink Health, a company that provides discounts to prescription drugs, just raised another $90 million.  —  The New York-based digital health startup …
Apr 14, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Microsoft announces an event on May 2 in New York City; sources say the focus will be on education and creativity, with new high-end Surface devices unlikely   —  It's official: Microsoft is holding a big Windows event in New York City on May 2nd.  This event was first reported by Mary Jo Foley at ZDnet …
Apr 12, 2017, 11:42 AMIn context
Business Insider:
Sources: Magic Leap last spring quietly acquired game studio FuzzyCube Software, which had fewer than ten employees   —  Magic Leap is beefing up its ranks with artists and animators from an Oscar-winning studio and veteran game designer, in a sign that the $4.5 billion company believes content …
Apr 10, 2017, 10:50 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Business Insider:
Uber responds to Waymo's lawsuit in a court filing, says it never received the documents Levandowski downloaded from Waymo, has different Lidar design, more   —  Uber has said from the beginning that Google's claims of intellectual-property theft involving self-driving-car technology are “meritless.”
Apr 7, 2017, 1:27 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Business Insider:
Udacity spins out Voyage, which aims to create a fleet of self-driving taxis using retrofitted cars; Voyage has raised a seed round from Khosla Ventures, others   —  Six months ago, online education startup Udacity set out to train a new legion of self-driving car engineers.
Apr 5, 2017, 8:15 PMIn context
Business Insider:
AOL and Yahoo plan to call themselves by a new name after the Verizon deal closes: Oath   —  When Verizon merges Yahoo with AOL after its acquisition of Yahoo closes, the newly created division will get a new name.  —  That new name is Oath, sources tell Business Insider.
Apr 3, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Nathan McAlone / Business Insider:
How Verizon stumbled when go90 launched in 2015, spending $200M+ on programming but falling short with discovery, and how it rebuilt with Vessel's tech team   —  The anticipation was palpable inside Verizon in the weeks leading up to the big launch.  —  The forthcoming video service …
Apr 3, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Samsung's Galaxy S8 facial recognition feature can be fooled with a photo; Samsung suggests using fingerprint or iris scanning for more security   —  Samsung's newest security feature can easily be fooled.  —  The Samsung Galaxy S8, which launches April 21, has a new facial recognition feature …
Apr 1, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Business Insider:
Filing: SoundCloud raises $70M in debt funding to build a “financially sustainable platform”, following a $100M raise in June 2016   —  Music streaming service SoundCloud has raised $70 million (£56 million) in debt funding, according to documents filed with Companies House in the UK.
Mar 23, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Dutch telecom company Altice buys France-based video ad tech startup Teads for $307M   —  France-based video ad tech startup Teads has been snapped up by Dutch telecommunications company Altice, several sources told Business Insider.  —  Shortly after this article was first published …
Mar 21, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context

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