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Rita Liao / TechNode:
LinkedIn's China rival Maimai announces $75M Series C; iResearch says Maimai had 30M users as of April, while LinkedIn China claimed 32M users around that time   —  Maimai, LinkedIn's biggest China rival, just raised $75 million in its latest Series C round and has plans to go IPO in 2019, our sister site is reporting (in Chinese).
Nov 19, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Filing and LinkedIn updates show Roku acquired Denmark-based multi-room audio startup Dynastrom ApS in September for $3.5M   —  The evidence that Roku is working on a smart speaker product is mounting: The streaming device maker acquired Denmark-based multi-room audio startup Dynastrom ApS in September for $3.5 million.
Nov 10, 2017, 12:55 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft announces Linkedin-powered Resume Assistant for Word, rolling out to Office 365 users in coming months   —  Microsoft is tying together LinkedIn Insights and Word to create a new Resume Assistant feature for Office 365 users.  —  Microsoft is making available another integration between Office …
Nov 8, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Tom Dotan / The Information:
Sources: Snap's head of engineering Tim Sehn to step down; announcement expected today   —  Snap's vice president of engineering Tim Sehn is stepping down from the company, say people familiar with the matter.  His departure is expected to be announced Wednesday when the company files details …
Nov 7, 2017, 9:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft rolls out LinkedIn integrations in Outlook.com for richer contact info in inboxes   —  Microsoft's $26.2 billion acquisition of business networking site LinkedIn is starting to pay off - at least in terms of product integrations that make sense.  The company today announced …
Oct 31, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
AI-based customer profiling startup Amperity raises $28M Series B from Tiger Global and Madrona, one month after exiting stealth mode   —  Amperity is an early-stage company, founded less than two years ago and launching just last month — which makes its latest announcement all the more interesting.
Oct 28, 2017, 7:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn boosts its messaging with smart replies, pre-written, AI based interactions   —  LinkedIn — the Microsoft-owned platform for those who want to network with professional contacts and advance their own careers — has been in the middle of a long-term makeover of its social tools, as it looks to drive more usage.
Oct 24, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook confirms it's testing a resume “work histories” feature for private sharing with job applications   —  As LinkedIn ads in video and other features to look a little more like Facebook, Facebook continues to take on LinkedIn in the world of social recruitment services.
Oct 17, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
LinkedIn says it will start testing video ads that will autoplay without sound   —  Better late than never.  —  LinkedIn came up with a new way to make money — it's going to sell video advertising.  —  The professional network, which is now owned by Microsoft, is finally pushing into video ads.
Oct 13, 2017, 11:20 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Microsoft starts integrating LinkedIn's social graph with Office 365 products, showing contacts' information from LinkedIn within Office 365   —  Last year, Microsoft bought LinkedIn for $26.2 billion, but even though the acquisition has long closed, Microsoft hasn't yet done much with all of the data it gets from the social network.
Sep 25, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context

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