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Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Some who invested in failing payments startup Clinkle asked for their money back   —  Clinkle Up In Smoke As Investors Want Their Money Back  —  On Sept. 23, 2013, Lucas Duplan was on top of the world.  Having finished a computer science degree at Stanford University the year before …
Jan 22, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
Brian Solomon / Forbes:
Honor, a marketplace for senior care, is switching from contractors to employees with benefits including equity for full timers   —  Senior Care Startup Will Give Equity, Employee Status To Caregivers  —  Another one bites the dust.  That is, another Silicon Valley firm has reconsidered its on-demand contractors.
Jan 20, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Justin Warren / Forbes:
JFrog Raises $50 Million To Provide The App Store For The Internet Of Things   —  DevOps software maker JFrog has closed a series C round of $50 million, which it is claiming is one of the largest investments in a DevOps focused company.  —  The round sees new investors Scale Venture Partners …
Jan 20, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Darren Heitner / Forbes:
Texas Attorney General Says Daily Fantasy Sports Is Prohibited Gambling   —  Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has announced, via an opinion, that daily fantasy sports is prohibited gambling in Texas as long as the operations are taking a cut on the competitions.
Jan 19, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Antony Leather / Forbes:
Amid reports the next iPhone won't have a headphone jack, 200K+ sign petition asking Apple to keep it   —  Could Apple Cripple iPhone 7 Sales By Removing The Headphone Jack?  —  We're still more than half a year away from the expected launch date of Apple's iPhone 7, but the rumour mill …
Jan 8, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
Aaron Tilley / Forbes:
Qualcomm unveils new Snapdragon 820A chip suitable for cars, optimized for Qualcomm's deep learning algorithms   —  New Qualcomm Chip Brings Deep Learning To Cars  —  As cars become more like smartphones, Qualcomm hopes to bring its mobile savvy to the auto industry.
Jan 5, 2016, 4:50 PMIn context
Miguel Helft / Forbes:
Profile of John and Patrick Collison and their digital payments company, Stripe   —  How John And Patrick Collison Built Stripe Into The PayPal Of The Mobile Era  —  THE FIRST SIGNAL YOU PICK UP that John and Patrick Collison, who cofounded mobile payment phenomenon Stripe …
Jan 5, 2016, 9:25 AMIn context
John Archer / Forbes:
HEVC Advance, a group licensing the HEVC video compression format used by Netflix and others, reduces royalty rates and introduces annual cap after criticism   —  4K TV Owners Rejoice: New Streaming Tech Deal Means Your TV Isn't A Dead Duck  —  For months now the 4K UHD TV world …
Dec 21, 2015, 2:50 AMIn context
John Goglia / Forbes:
FAA Finally Admits Names And Home Addresses In Drone Registry Will Be Publicly Available   —  The FAA finally confirmed this afternoon that model aircraft registrants' names and home addresses will be public.  In an email message, the FAA stated"Until the drone registry system is modified, the FAA will not release names and address.
Dec 18, 2015, 9:40 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
MacKeeper Leaks 13 Million Mac Owners' Data, Leaves Passwords Open To Easy Cracking   —  Anti-virus provider MacKeeper is known for pushing the message Apple Mac owners need protection.  It needed some extra protection of its own today, after a white hat hacker discovered …
Dec 14, 2015, 5:05 PMIn context

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