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Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Pivotal, a cloud computing software and consulting services provider that has raised $1.7B since its spin out from EMC and VMware in 2012, files for an IPO   —  - Pivotal, last valued at $2.8 billion, has filed to go public.  — Dell, the largest shareholder in Pivotal …
Mar 23, 2018, 2:20 PMIn context
Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
Ripcord CEO Alex Fielding to move to CPO role following investigation into allegations of harassment and a toxic work environment by fired employee   —  - Ripcord founder Alex Fielding will step aside as CEO, taking a new role as Chief Product Officer.  He will remain on the Ripcord board.
Mar 19, 2018, 9:35 PMIn context
Rob Price / Business Insider:
A self-driving Uber car hit and killed a woman in the first known autonomous-vehicle death   — A woman in Arizona has been hit and killed by a self-driving Uber car.  — It's believed to be the first time an autonomous vehicle has killed a pedestrian.  — Uber says it is cooperating with the authorities.
Mar 19, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Dave Smith / Business Insider:
Interview with YouTuber Marques Brownlee, aka MKBHD, about the past four years making technology-focused videos, his plans beyond YouTube, and more   —  In 2014, I met a 20-year-old named Marques Brownlee, who former Google VP Vic Gundotra once called “the best technology reviewer on the planet.”
Mar 18, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
James Cook / Business Insider:
YouTube Kids app suggested conspiracy theory videos in search results and related videos sections   —  - The YouTube Kids app is meant to filter out unsuitable content, but we found that it suggested that children watch conspiracy theory videos.  — The app suggested several videos …
Mar 17, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Rachel Sandler / Business Insider:
Enterprise productivity firm Airtable raises $52M Series B led by Caffeinated Capital and CRV; Airtable's app uses a spreadsheet interface to build custom apps   —  - Airtable has raised $52 million in Series B funding led by Caffeinated Capital and CRV.  — Airtable uses a simple spreadsheet …
Mar 15, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Sources detail how Kalanick's power eroded amid public revelations of Uber's culture, his stint on Trump's council, #deleteUber, Waymo's suit, Holder's report   —  Twenty-four hours before Travis Kalanick would make a snap decision that would ultimately force him out of his job …
Mar 11, 2018, 7:20 PMIn context
Oscar Williams-Grut / Business Insider:
Mt. Gox trustee has sold $400M worth of bitcoin since Sept, half of which was transferred from the bankrupt exchange on Feb. 5, a day before bitcoin hit $6K   —  - Bankruptcy trustees have been selling the company's bitcoin since September to raise funds to pay creditors.
Mar 11, 2018, 4:25 PMIn context
Frank Chaparro / Business Insider:
Coinbase hires Eric Scro, previously head of finance at the NYSE, as its VP of Finance   —  - The New York Stock Exchange lost an executive to cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, according to a blog post by the company.  — Eric Scro is set to join the San Francisco-based company as vice president of finance.
Mar 8, 2018, 3:45 PMIn context
Graham Rapier / Business Insider:
Binance cryptocurrency exchange says it's investigating “unauthorized market sells”, halts withdrawals, and denies rumors it was hacked   —  - Cryptocurrency exchange Binance said it had halted withdrawals Wednesday morning as it investigates “unauthorized market sells. ”
Mar 7, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context

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