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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram rolls out its “all caught up” feature; sources: Facebook and Instagram are developing Do Not Disturb features to let users better manage notifications   —  Instagram is turning the Time Well Spent philosophy into features to help users avoid endless scrolling and distraction by notifications.
Jul 2, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook rolls out changes to some APIs, shutting down some while adding restrictions and mandatory app reviews to others, in wake of Cambridge Analytica   —  Following the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal and the more recent discovery of a Facebook app that had been leaking data on 120 million users …
Jul 2, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Steve O'Hear / TechCrunch:
Oden Technologies, an Industrial IoT startup that lets manufacturers analyze and optimize factory production via the cloud, raises $10M Series A   —  Oden Technologies, the Industrial IoT startup that provides manufacturing data analytics, has closed $10 million in Series A funding.
Jul 2, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Steve O'Hear / TechCrunch:
Sources: Facebook to buy London-based natural language processing startup Bloomsbury AI whose team and tech it plans to use to combat fake news and other issues   —  Perhaps rightly, there has long been a perception that Google-owned Deepmind has been the most aggressive in hoovering up a lot …
Jul 2, 2018, 7:35 AMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
French mobile gaming studio Oh BiBi raises $21M Series B led by Atomico, bringing total raised to date to $25M   —  French startup Oh BiBi raised $21 million from Atomico with Korelya Capital also participating.  Oh BiBi is a team of mobile gaming veterans trying to build the next big thing when it comes to mobile gaming.
Jul 1, 2018, 10:26 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Airbnb aims for IPO between July 2019 and late 2020, as it tweaks staff compensation and adds a cash bonus program   —  Airbnb, the accommodation rental business, has been building up a larger profile as a travel services powerhouse to fill out its $31 billion valuation …
Jul 1, 2018, 9:55 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Private equity firm Hellman & Friedman takes controlling interest in SimpliSafe, a home security hardware and services startup, sources say at a ~$1B valuation   —  SimpliSafe, the company behind the well-received SimpliSafe home security service, today announced that Hellman & Friedman …
Jun 29, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Hands-on with the Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition: connection with FreeTime feels disjointed, there's a steep learning curve, regular Echo offers more flexibility   —  Is the Echo Dot Kids Edition right for you?  —  @ / 10 hours  —  Earlier this year, Amazon introduced an Echo Dot for kids …
Jun 29, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Eddy Cue and Apple Maps team members describe how they are rebuilding the product from the ground up to eventually own the entire map stack, like Google does   —  The company is rolling out more detailed maps built from its own data for the first time  —  I'm not sure if you're aware, but the launch of Apple Maps went poorly.
Jun 29, 2018, 11:27 AMIn context
Danny Crichton / TechCrunch:
Automated threat detection service JASK raises $25M Series B led by Kleiner Perkins, bringing total raised to $39M   —  Cyberthreats are on the rise everywhere.  Companies are facing a barrage of attacks from hackers near and far, and their security operations centers are struggling to keep up.
Jun 28, 2018, 7:20 PMIn context

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