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Peter Kafka / Recode:
Splice, a startup that sells digital tools and music samples to musicians, raises $35M Series B led by DFJ Growth   —  Steve Martocci's first company was a text messaging service.  Now he's behind the scenes of a Demi Lovato song.  —  Making money selling songs is hard: Just ask Spotify …
Dec 18, 2017, 12:26 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Unsealed letter by attorney of former Uber security employee Richard Jacobs, released in Uber-Waymo trial, claims Uber spied on competitors and employees   —  The letter has been submitted as evidence in Alphabet's lawsuit against Uber.  —  A 37-page letter that details allegations …
Dec 15, 2017, 6:40 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Sources: SoftBank has been in talks to invest up to $300M in dog-walking app Wag, which raised $40M just eight months ago   —  It shows how SoftBank has affected funding amounts in Silicon Valley.  —  SoftBank has been in talks to invest as much as $300 million in the dog-walking app Wag …
Dec 15, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
A coalition of state attorneys general, led by the New York AG, pledges to sue the FCC for repealing net neutrality rules   —  States like Washington and New York are gearing up to fight the FCC's recent repeal.  —  The United States is about to go to war with itself over net neutrality.
Dec 15, 2017, 12:15 AMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Ookla 2017 report: global internet speeds are up 30% YoY, as average download speeds for broadband and mobile reach 40 Mbps and 20 Mbps respectively   —  Here are the countries with the fastest internet.  —  Internet download speeds grew more than 30 percent this year for both wireline …
Dec 14, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Uber says its head of driver product, Aaron Schildkrout, is leaving the company after three years, as the firm concludes its 180-day driver improvement campaign   —  Aaron Schildkrout joined Uber in 2015.  —  Uber's head of driver product, Aaron Schildkrout, is leaving the company after three years.
Dec 13, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Twitch and NBA agree to stream up to six minor league games per week, starting December 15, with interactive overlays for viewers   —  The “G League” comes to Amazon's live-gaming platform, with interactive features  —  A few months ago, NBA boss Adam Silver said that pro basketball broadcasts …
Dec 13, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Target says it plans to acquire grocery delivery platform Shipt for $550M in cash and will run it as independent unit; Shipt has 170 staff and has raised $65M   —  Target will offer same-day delivery from half of its stores by summer.  —  Another domino just fell in the wake of the Amazon-Whole Foods acquisition.
Dec 13, 2017, 11:57 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Andy Rubin has returned to Essential after taking leave amid questions about an inappropriate relationship with a subordinate when he was at Google   —  He's back at Essential, his smartphone startup.  —  Andy Rubin, the founder of smartphone startup Essential, has already returned …
Dec 9, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Uber has settled the lawsuit with a woman whose medical files the company accessed after she was raped by Uber driver in India   —  The woman, who was raped by her Uber driver in India, sued the company for intrusion of privacy and defamation.  —  Uber has settled a lawsuit with a woman who was raped by her Uber driver in India.
Dec 8, 2017, 8:45 PMIn context

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