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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
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple Pay Cash launches in iOS 11.2 beta 2, letting users send and receive Apple Pay money in Messages   —  Apple is soft-launching direct, person-to-person payments in an iMessage today with the Apple Pay Cash beta.  The feature, which was announced earlier this year, allows you to send …
Nov 7, 2017, 9:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
SaaS provider Proofpoint acquires Cloudmark, which provides messaging security for ISPs and mobile carriers, for $110M   —  As malicious groups continue to become more sophisticated in their hacking techniques, cybersecurity efforts are attempting to expand in their reach, and that is leading to some consolidation in the field.
Nov 7, 2017, 6:15 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
Amazon's AWS S3 adds five new tools, including default encryption and warnings about unencrypted files, to prevent data leaks   —  If you do a search for Amazon S3 breaches due to customer error of leaving the data unencrypted, you'll see a long list that includes a DoD contractor, Verizon …
Nov 7, 2017, 4:15 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tencent's e-book publishing arm, China Literature, set to spin out and raise $1B+ in Hong Kong IPO   —  Tencent's China Literature, an Amazon-like e-book business, is continuing the trend of Asian tech IPOs after it announced its public listing in Hong Kong will raise $1.06 billion on Wednesday.
Nov 7, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context

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