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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
PayPal announces product integrations with Acorns' personal finance and investment service, after leading its Series D round last year   —  PayPal is better known as a digital payments service for buying things through eBay and a multitude of online and offline retail channels …
Nov 20, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Vimeo adds support for HDR videos for all users, a year after YouTube added the same feature   —  Video-streaming company Vimeo has announced that it now supports high dynamic range (HDR) content.  —  HDR, for the uninitiated, is a technique used to enhance the contrast of colors …
Nov 16, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
London-based DIY computing and coding kit maker Kano raises $28M Series B led by the Thames Trust and Breyer Capital to expand in US retail stores   —  Kano, the company behind the popular DIY computing and coding kits, has raised $28 million in a series B round of funding led by the Thames Trust …
Nov 1, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Reaction Commerce, an open source end-to-end e-commerce platform, raises $8.5M Series A led by GV   —  Reaction Commerce, an open source ecommerce platform aimed at online retailers, has raised $8.5 million in a series A round of funding led by Google's venture capital arm, GV …
Oct 31, 2017, 5:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
SoftBank, Facebook, Amazon, and others partner to lay 60Tbps Jupiter undersea cable, to open in 2020, from Los Angeles to Japan and the Philippines   —  Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank is joining forces with Facebook, Amazon, and a number of other technology companies to build a new 14,000 km …
Oct 31, 2017, 5:00 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Ticketing platform SeatGeek partners with Facebook, gives third-party companies a way to sell tickets via events pages   —  Ticketing platform SeatGeek has signed Facebook up as a distribution partner, allowing sports fans and gig-goers to buy tickets directly through the world's biggest social network.
Oct 26, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Uber launches multi-stop trips in the US and Canada, with other markets like UK and Ireland expected soon   —  It's been a long time coming, but Uber is finally rolling out multi-stop trips to riders in North America.  —  You may have noticed a hullabaloo about this earlier in the year.
Oct 26, 2017, 10:25 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Flickr says it's closing its Wall Art print service and offloading its photo book service to self-publishing platform Blurb   —  Many have speculated about what would happen to Yahoo's image-hosting offspring Flickr after the (former) internet giant became part of Verizon's family.
Oct 19, 2017, 12:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Calendar for web gets a design refresh and new features including more detailed meeting information in G Suite   —  Google is giving its Calendar web app a bit of a spit-shine today in addition to rolling out a bunch of new features for G Suite users.  —  The new Google Calendar borrows from the existing native mobile app.
Oct 17, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Pornhub to start using an AI-powered system that uses facial recognition to automatically identify porn stars and tag videos   —  Popular “adult entertainment” site Pornhub will begin using a new AI-powered system that taps facial recognition technology to automatically identify porn stars.
Oct 11, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context

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