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Michelle Castillo / CNBC:
Twitter will now label political ads with sponsors, including spending and targeting disclosures, and establish a Transparency Center database with all ads   —  - Twitter will clearly label political ads and require campaigns and organizations to disclose who bought the ad and how much they spent.
Oct 24, 2017, 4:14 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Spoke, a help desk automation AI chatbot for businesses, says it has raised a total of $28M from Accel, Greylock, and others since being founded last year   —  - A people-operations staffer at a start-up that has adopted Spoke spends much less time answering her colleagues' questions.
Oct 20, 2017, 10:10 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Verizon's Q3 earnings match estimates, with revenue of $31.72B and net addition of 603K postpaid customers   —  - Adjusted EPS: 98 cents a share, excluding items vs. 98 cents per share expected by a Thomson Reuters consensus estimate  — Net adds: 603,000 (486,000 smartphones) …
Oct 19, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Ari Levy / CNBC:
SEC filings show Blockchain Capital has raised ~$85M for two funds, is seeking to raise $150M in total for both   —  - According to SEC filings this week, the firm has raised about $85 million combined for the two funds.  — One of the funds — Blockchain Capital Parallel Fund IV …
Oct 17, 2017, 8:40 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Sources: Apple held talks, that are now over without a deal, to buy Crossover Health, approached One Medical as part of push into health care   —  - It's not clear if Apple wanted to own and operate a network of health clinics, like its retail stores, or simply partner to sell products with a health-related angle, like the Apple Watch
Oct 16, 2017, 9:10 PMIn context
Evelyn Cheng / CNBC:
JPMorgan Chase launches payment processing network that uses blockchain tech, in partnership with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, Royal Bank of Canada   —  - JPMorgan Chase said Monday it is launching a blockchain-based system with two other banks to reduce global payment transaction speeds “from weeks to hours.”
Oct 16, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Matt Rosoff / CNBC:
Despite the backlash from politicians and the press, most Americans view big tech favorably   —  - Despite a growing chorus of anti-tech sentiment from the press and Washington, people still view tech companies favorably.  — That's because most people are choosing to use these products because they make their lives better.
Oct 15, 2017, 5:40 PMIn context
Saheli Roy Choudhury / CNBC:
Samsung Electronics forecasts record quarterly profit of about $12.8B in Q3, up 179% year-over-year   —  - The South Korean tech giant said it expects an operating profit of 14.5 trillion Korean won and consolidated sales of about 62 trillion won  — One analyst told CNBC that Samsung …
Oct 12, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Lauren Thomas / CNBC:
Target customers can now shop on Google Express, including by voice with Google Assistant   —  - Other retailers on the Google Express platform include Wal-Mart, Costco, Kohl's and Ulta, according to Google's website.  —  Target shoppers nationwide will now be able to make purchases on Google Express …
Oct 12, 2017, 10:40 AMIn context
Saheli Roy Choudhury / CNBC:
Alibaba says it will invest $15B+ over three years in R&D in AI and other emerging tech, will set up research labs in China, US, Russia, Israel, and Singapore   —  - Alibaba announced it will invest more than $15 billion over the next three years in a global research and development program
Oct 11, 2017, 3:01 AMIn context

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