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Ina Fried / Axios:
Google announces new education initiatives: $1B in global grants to nonprofits, US-based Grow with Google for training and resources, Goodwill partnership   —  Google CEO Sundar Pichai was in Pittsburgh Wednesday to announce a new five-year, $1 billion program to help close the global education gap.
Oct 12, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Nokia says it will stop work on future versions of its Ozo VR camera and cut up to 310 jobs in its Nokia Technologies unit, about 30% of the unit's workforce   —  In an abrupt about-face, Nokia said Tuesday it will halt work on future versions of its Ozo virtual reality camera and cut …
Oct 10, 2017, 4:30 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich leaves President Trump's American Manufacturing Council, says the divided political climate is causing serious harm to critical issues   —  Intel said Monday that CEO Brian Krzanich was leaving President Trump's American Manufacturing Council, the latest executive …
Aug 14, 2017, 10:45 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Tim Cook says Apple had no choice in removing VPN apps in China due to local law, but hopes restrictions will be loosened over time   —  Asked about the recent removal of VPN apps from the Chinese App Store, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company had no choice under local laws, but expressed hope the crackdown won't be permanent.
Aug 1, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Tech leaders including Tim Cook, Jack Dorsey, Mark Zuckerberg, Sam Altman, Sundar Pichai, and Marc Benioff speak out against Trump's transgender troop ban   —  Salesforce and the CEO of Google are among the first tech leaders to publicly speak out after President Trump's announcement Wednesday …
Jul 26, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Microsoft CFO Amy Hood: for the first time, Microsoft got more revenue from Office 365 subscriptions than from traditional Office software licensing   —  Shares of Microsoft hit record territory in after-hours trading on Thursday, topping $75 a share, after the software giant's better-than-expected financial results.
Jul 21, 2017, 7:10 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
E-tailer Brandless launches with flat $3 pricing on household goods, announces $35M Series B led by New Enterprise Associates, with GV, Redpoint among investors   —  Tina Sharkey has been reinventing media for some time, having run both BabyCenter.com and NBC's iVillage before trying her hand at VC work at Sherpa Capital.
Jul 11, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Apple removes Facebook and Twitter integration from iOS 11   —  There are lots of new features in iOS 11, but one feature that is being pulled from the next version of the iPhone operating system is the built-in support for Facebook and Twitter, Axios has confirmed.
Jun 5, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Exclusive: Apple Music executive Bozoma Saint John plans to leave the company   —  Bozoma Saint John, the Apple executive who garnered significant attention for her demo at last year's worldwide developer conference, plans to leave the company, Axios has learned.
Jun 3, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Essential began with a $30M investment from Playground and Redpoint and raised a second round; Tencent, VY, Altimeter, Access Tech logos also visible on site   —  Andy Rubin's startup, Essential unveiled its new smartphone earlier in the day, but has been mum on who is providing …
May 30, 2017, 10:50 PMIn context

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