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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook announces Community Boost program, traveling to 30 US cities during 2018, to help SMBs use the platform, provide training to unemployed, more   —  Whether it's to “bring the world closer together” or improve its public image, Facebook today announced Community Boost.
Nov 9, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook expands its Marketplace section to include “hundreds of thousands” of housing rentals from users and partners, like Apartment List   —  Facebook today announced its expanding its Marketplace listings section to include “hundreds of thousands” of housing rentals in a move …
Nov 9, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter says it has temporarily paused “all general verifications” to work on clarifying policy, after verifying white supremacist Jason Kessler   —  Twitter today announced it's pausing all account verifications - the process that gives public figures on Twitter a blue checkmark next …
Nov 9, 2017, 11:54 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Apple confirms it acquired InVisage Technologies, which makes imaging tech for low-light conditions   —  As Apple continues to work on ever-smaller but more powerful computing devices, it has acquired a startup focusing on nanotechnology, and specifically as it relates to image sensors.
Nov 9, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Roku's first earnings report: $124.8M Q3 net revenue, up 40% YoY, vs $110M est; $7.9M loss, vs $12.7M est; ad business has doubled in size YTD; stock up 44%+   —  Roku, the digital streaming business, had a huge first earnings report, greatly surpassing analyst expectations.
Nov 8, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
TechCrunch says the Crunchies awards, started in 2007, won't return in 2018 because startups have grown beyond San Francisco with less need for local support   —  TechCrunch'sDisrupt SF is the pride of TechCrunch's event line-up, and last September the event reached new heights …
Nov 8, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
BitTorrent founder Bram Cohen says his new firm Chia Network will debut less energy-intensive cryptocurrency in 2018 verified via time, computer storage proofs   —  A bitcoin transaction wastes as much electricity as it takes to power an American home for a week, and legendary coder Bram Cohen wants to fix that.
Nov 8, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter officially launches Promote Mode, a $99/month automated tool for promoting tweets aimed at small businesses   —  Twitter unveiled in its Q3 earnings report that it had been testing a new, self-serve advertising subscription aimed at small businesses.
Nov 8, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Instagram Stories will now let users add photos and videos that are older than 24 hours   —  Instagram is turning on a feature that many users have asked for, letting users add photos and videos from their camera roll - even if they're older than 24 hours.  The limitation in place previously …
Nov 8, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Real estate startup Compass raises $100M Series E at a $1.8B valuation, plans to build new CRM tech to integrate client, listings, and transactions data   —  Today, the real-estate startup Compass is announcing that it has raised another $100 million — money that it plans to use to expand …
Nov 8, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context

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