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Aaron Pressman / Fortune:
Prepaid Wireless Customers Can't Add Apple Watch Series 3 to Their Plans   —  Millions of people who pre-pay their wireless bill every month won't be able to add the new Apple Watch to their service.  —  All four major wireless carriers—Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile …
Sep 17, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Live-streaming video chat service YouNow to launch new Rize app that will use Ethereum-based tokens, called “Props”, to incentivize community members   —  Another well-established social media startup is going all in on cryptocurrency.  —  For the past year, the makers …
Sep 15, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Slack debuts shared channels in beta, helping firms communicate with external partners, adds support for French, German, and Spanish, and says it has 6M DAUs   —  Slack, the company behind the workplace messaging software of the same name, is making it easier for groups across different companies …
Sep 12, 2017, 1:08 PMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
John Deere announces it has agreed to buy Silicon Valley startup Blue River, which develops agriculture tech that relies on machine learning, for $305M   —  John Deere has long been known for its iconic green tractors, combines, balers, and other farming equipment.
Sep 6, 2017, 8:35 PMIn context
David Meyer / Fortune:
Facebook says ad reach estimates from Adverts Manager are based on how many could see the ad, not an area's population, explaining discrepancy with census data   —  Facebook's advertising metrics have again been called into question, after Pivotal Research Group senior analyst Brian Wieser pointed …
Sep 6, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
HPE plans to acquire Boston-based Cloud Technology Partners, which helps clients deploy cloud computing on multiple vendors, to be HPE's 5th acquisition in 2017   —  Hewlett-Packard Enterprise said Monday that it will acquire Cloud Technology Partners, a Boston-based company …
Sep 5, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
Sequoia's Ascent program, which pairs technical women with mentors from other portfolio companies, is increasing number of participants from 50 to 200 this year   —  Silicon Valley venture capital firms haven't exactly been models for gender equality—especially in light of the recent spate …
Aug 30, 2017, 6:00 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
IBM announces collaboration with Walmart, Unilever, Nestlé, and other food giants, to apply blockchain tech to food supply chains and improve food safety   —  Walmart and a group of food giants are teaming up with IBM to explore how to apply blockchain technology …
Aug 22, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Bitcoin wallet provider Blockchain and exchange Bitstamp add support for Ethereum   —  Ethereum, a cryptocurrency network and rival to Bitcoin, continues to gain steam in the virtual money world.  —  Two of the longest-operating cryptocurrency businesses said Thursday they will customers to start buying …
Aug 17, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Marketing tech startup Appboy, which is challenging Salesforce's Marketing Cloud, raises $50M Series D led by Iconiq, bringing the total raised to $93.6M   —  Appboy, a New York-based startup that's challenging Salesforce and other business software giants, now has $50 million in new Series D money.
Aug 14, 2017, 2:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Winning hackathon project now helping millions read and write  —  Teacher Merlyne Graves used to spend hours recording for her students who struggled with reading.  Not any more.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
Planned maintenance of our US Data Center: July 7th, 2018 - 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM PST  —  We have planned a network infrastructure upgrade on our primary data center in the USA on July 7th, 2018 from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM PST.