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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Techstars partners with Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten and its chat app Viber on three-month Asia-based accelerator focused on mobile chat and related areas   —  Techstars is bringing its global accelerator program to Asia for the first time in partnership with Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten and its chat app Viber.
Dec 13, 2017, 4:55 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Twitter says Russia-linked accounts spent just $1,031.99 on six Brexit-related ads during regulated campaign period before UK referendum from April to June 2016   —  Twitter has disclosed that Russian-backed accounts spent $1,031.99 to buy six Brexit-related ads on its platform during last year's European Union referendum vote.
Dec 13, 2017, 2:07 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google says it's bringing Assistant to tablets running Android 6.0+ and phones running Android 5.0+ in US, UK, India, Australia, and elsewhere   —  The Google Assistant, Google's take on Siri, Cortana and Alexa without the approachable name, has long been available on most modern phones and tablets.
Dec 13, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon says it has expanded same-day and one-day delivery to 3,000+ new markets across the US, bringing total to 8,000+   —  Amazon announced today it has expanded its same-day delivery and one-day shipping service to thousands more markets across the U.S., just in time for last-minute holiday shopping.
Dec 13, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google and Temasek report: Southeast Asia's internet economy growth has exceeded expectations by 35%, now estimated to reach $50B in 2017 and $200B by 2025   —  Southeast Asia is now the world's third largest region for internet users — with more people online than the entire U.S. population …
Dec 13, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Swedish payments startup iZettle raises $47M Series D, reportedly at a $950M valuation, led by Dawn Capital   —  iZettle — the commerce platform based out of Stockholm that competes against companies like Square, Paypal and SumUp to provide card transactions using smartphones and tablets …
Dec 13, 2017, 6:00 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google says it's opening an artificial intelligence research center in Beijing, its first in China   —  Google has officially announced that it is opening an AI center in Beijing, China.  —  The confirmation comes after months of speculation fueled by a major push to hire AI talent inside the country.
Dec 13, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Danny Crichton / TechCrunch:
Clubhouse raises $10M Series A from Battery Ventures to expand its management tool for developers working on bugs and features   —  People often describe work as a rat race, but for a lot of engineers, that isn't too far off.  Take one Jira ticket off the queue, fix the bug or add the feature …
Dec 12, 2017, 7:30 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Adobe is shutting down Storify's standalone service on May 16, 2018, with new signups halted today   —  Storify's eventual shuttering has been a long time coming.  The social timeline curation service was acquired by commenting platform Livefyreback in 2013, which, in turn, was picked up by Adobe in May of last year.
Dec 12, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
YouTube TV rolls out to 34 new metro area markets, bringing the total to 83 US markets   —  The unbundling of the cable media empire is well underway, as players like Netflix grow and others like Hulu and YouTube offer live TV service.  —  YouTube TV, in particular, is executing an aggressive rollout …
Dec 12, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context

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