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Avery Hartmans / Business Insider:
WeWork has raised $4.4B from SoftBank Group and its Vision Fund, with $3B going to WeWork and $1.4B going to new China, Japan, Pacific subsidiaries   —  WeWork has raised $4.4 billion in funding from SoftBank Group and SoftBank Vision Fund, the office sharing startup announced Thursday.
Aug 24, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Business Insider:
Andrew Bosworth, who has served as Facebook VP of ads and business platform, will oversee all of FB's consumer hardware efforts including Oculus and Building 8   —  - Facebook executive Andrew Bosworth is taking over all of the company's consumer hardware efforts.
Aug 23, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Matt Weinberger / Business Insider:
LinkedIn starts rolling out video upload support for its Android and iOS apps   —  If you've been on LinkedIn recently, you may have noticed that some users are making and sharing videos, basically turning the social network into a more professional version of YouTube or Facebook Live.
Aug 22, 2017, 12:25 PMIn context
Maxwell Tani / Business Insider:
Internal memo: Mic is laying off 25 staffers, primarily from its news and editorial departments, as it shifts focus to video and visual journalism   —  Mic.com laid off staffers on Thursday in what is part of a larger pivot to video that it will begin later this month.
Aug 17, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Google says it will cancel Daily Stormer's domain registration, shortly after site switched from GoDaddy; Zoho also says it'll stop providing services to site   —  Google has canceled the domain registration for The Daily Stormer, a company spokesperson confirmed Monday.
Aug 14, 2017, 2:23 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Business Insider:
Snap paid $213M in cash for Zenly and $135M for Placed, SEC filing shows   —  Snap Inc. has confirmed the price tags for its acquisitions of Zenly and Placed.  —  The Snapchat maker paid $213 million in cash for Zenly in May and $135 million for Placed in July, according to documents filed with the SEC on Friday.
Aug 11, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Shona Ghosh / Business Insider:
UK enterprise software startup Huddle sold to San Francisco-based PE firm Turn/River after months of financial struggles, source says for about $89M   —  Enterprise software startup Huddle is selling to San Francisco-based private equity firm Turn/River, after months of financial struggles left …
Aug 8, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Business Insider:
Facebook has killed Lifestage, the Snapchat-like dedicated social networking app for high schoolers it had released last year   —  Facebook has killed Lifestage, the standalone app it released almost one year ago as a dedicated social network for high schoolers.
Aug 8, 2017, 10:40 AMIn context
Jeff Dunn / Business Insider:
Samsung unveils the rugged Galaxy S8 Active, available on AT&T for $28.34/month for 30 months; pre-orders begin August 8, full release on August 11   —  Samsung on Monday officially announced the Galaxy S8 Active, a more rugged version of its flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone.
Aug 7, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Inside the world of Silicon Valley's ‘coasters’ — the millionaire engineers who get paid gobs of money and barely work   — The least-secret secret in the Valley is called “resters and vesters,” or “coasters” - which refers to engineers who get paid big bucks without doing too much work, waiting for their stock to vest.
Aug 6, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context

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