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David Meyer / Fortune:
Digital privacy activist Max Schrems files official GDPR complaints against Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram over forced consent   —  Europe's sweeping new data privacy regime came into effect this morning, and privacy activists are not wasting time in flexing their muscles.
May 25, 2018, 8:00 AMIn context
Abigail Abrams / Fortune:
Netflix market value reaches $149B, surpassing Comcast's $147B, and approaching Disney's $153B; the company's stock has gone up 70% since January   —  Netflix passed Comcast in market value on Wednesday, signaling another win for the streaming service as it continues to compete with traditional television.
May 24, 2018, 11:00 AMIn context
Jen Wieczner / Fortune:
Free stock trading app Robinhood raises $363M Series D led by DST Global at a $5.6B valuation   —  Robinhood, the free stock trading app, has raised $363 million in a new investment round valuing the company at $5.6 billion.  —  The Series D round, announced Thursday, makes Robinhood …
May 10, 2018, 9:15 AMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Fortune:
Google to acquire Israel-based Velostrata, which helps companies move their internal infrastructure to the cloud and has raised ~$31.5M, according to PitchBook   —  Google plans to buy the small enterprise startup Velostrata as the search giant continues growing its cloud computing business.
May 9, 2018, 10:05 PMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Fortune:
Data analytics company ThoughtSpot raises $145M Series D to expand its search tools for corporate data, bringing total raised to $306M, and says it's worth $1B+   —  ThoughtSpot, a startup that helps companies sift their corporate data, has received $145 million in new funding
May 8, 2018, 4:23 PMIn context
Kirsten Korosec / Fortune:
Drive.ai announces a 6-month pilot program for an autonomous ride-hailing network in Frisco, TX, aiming to give 10K+ rides, which will be free at launch in July   —  Drive.ai, an autonomous vehicle startup, is launching a pilot program in a busy commercial sector of Frisco …
May 7, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
Fortune:
Square reports ~$34M in Bitcoin-related revenue in Q1, ~5% of its overall revenue, but earned only $223K more from selling Bitcoin than it paid to buy it   —  Square shed light on the state of its fledgling Bitcoin business in its earnings report Wednesday afternoon.
May 2, 2018, 7:30 PMIn context
Jen Wieczner / Fortune:
Apr 24, 2018, 12:10 AMIn context
Jen Wieczner / Fortune:
Mark Karpelès, the CEO of Mt. Gox until its 2014 bankruptcy, becomes CTO of Denver-based London Trust Media, which owns the popular Private Internet Access VPN   —  Mark Karpelès, the CEO who presided over Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox until it went bankrupt in 2014, has had a hard time finding work for the last four years.
Apr 23, 2018, 2:45 PMIn context
Polina Marinova / Fortune:
Blockchain Capital says it accepted $25M of Ripple's XRP coin to go alongside its newly raised $150M fund   —  This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Ripple, the fintech startup behind the XRP coin …
Apr 11, 2018, 11:55 AMIn context

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