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Christina Farr / CNBC:
Beam Dental raises $22.5M led by KPCB to offer better dental insurance plans for users of its connected toothbrush who share brushing data with the app   —  Alex Frommeyer comes from a family of dentists.  Now, he has a start-up that sells dental insurance, but with a twist.
May 15, 2018, 10:55 PMIn context
Kate Rooney / CNBC:
Amazon partners with Kaleido, a new startup out of blockchain incubator ConsenSys, to offer the first blockchain SaaS solution available on AWS Marketplace   —  - The tech giant's cloud computing arm is partnering with a start-up called Kaleido to make it easier for customers to put their services on blockchain.
May 15, 2018, 1:55 PMIn context
Deirdre Bosa / CNBC:
Lyft shares its internal market-share numbers for the first time, claims it has 35% of the national ride-sharing market, up from 20% 18 months ago   —  - Lyft says it has 35 percent of the U.S. ridesharing market and enjoys majority share in “multiple” markets.
May 14, 2018, 4:40 PMIn context
CNBC:
Sources: Amazon's Alexa division has a “health & wellness” team of over a dozen people, focusing on areas like diabetes management and assistance to new mothers   —  - Members include Missy Krasner, a former Box health executive, and veteran engineer Larry Ockene.
May 10, 2018, 5:17 PMIn context
Ryan Browne / CNBC:
Walmart agrees to buy a majority stake of about 77% in Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart for ~$16B, says its long-term goal is to see Flipkart publicly listed   —  - Walmart said on Wednesday that it would acquire an initial stake of roughly 77 percent in Flipkart.
May 9, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Dan Mangan / CNBC:
Amid its Time Warner merger, AT&T confirms it paid Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen for “insights” on administration in 2017   —  - Telecommunications giant AT&T said it has paid President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen for “insights” on the Trump administration.
May 8, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Deirdre Bosa / CNBC:
Square launches Square for Restaurants, a software platform to handle a restaurant's operations, including booking tables and managing after-meal checks   —  Payments processor Square said Tuesday it is launching Square for Restaurants, a software platform for restaurant operations designed …
May 8, 2018, 11:25 AMIn context
Aditi Roy / CNBC:
Uber unveils its flying car concept that conducts vertical takeoffs and landings, has four rotors on wings, and flies 1,000-2,000 feet above ground   —  Uber has unveiled its “flying car” concept aircraft at its second annual Uber Elevate Summit, which showcases prototypes for its fleet of airborne taxis.
May 8, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Snap announces Tim Stone, a VP of Finance at Amazon, will become its new CFO, with Drew Vollero stepping down on May 15   —  - Tim Stone, a Vice President of Finance at Amazon, has a background in digital content and cloud services — the latter of which is a primary expense for Snap.
May 7, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Becky Quick / CNBC:
Ahead of annual shareholders meeting, Berkshire Hathaway reveals it bought 75M shares of Apple, adding to the 165.3M shares it already owned at the end of 2017   —  - In the first quarter, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought an astounding 75 million shares of Apple.
May 4, 2018, 10:30 AMIn context

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