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Sara Fischer / Axios:
Chartbeat: traffic to publishers from Facebook down nearly 40% since January 2017, but direct mobile traffic to publishers' websites and apps has grown 30%+   —  Facebook and Twitter are declining as news and media referral sources on mobile, according to a report from traffic analytics company Chartbeat …
Oct 16, 2018, 7:45 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Sources: Apple acquires music analytics startup Asaii, source says for less than $100M   —  Apple has acquired Asaii, a startup that built a music analytics engine for music labels and artist managers, sources confirm to Axios.  The deal, which appears to be verified by employee LinkedIn profiles …
Oct 15, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
ANGI Homeservices, owner of Angie's List and HomeAdvisor, to acquire Handy, a startup for on-demand cleaning and other home services; Handy has raised $115M   —  ANGI Homeservices, the parent company of Angie's List's and HomeAdvisors, is acquiring Handy, a New York-based startup that provides cleaning and other home services.
Oct 12, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
In a letter to the SEC, Uber asks for a change of rules to allow it to compensate drivers with company stock   —  Uber on Thursday sent a letter to federal securities regulators, asking for rules changes that would let it provide company stock to its drivers, Axios has learned.
Oct 11, 2018, 7:03 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
Forbes partners with journalism blockchain network Civil to become the first major media company to experiment with publishing stories to the blockchain   —  Forbes, the century-old business publisher, is joining forces with Civil, a journalism blockchain network, to become the first major media company …
Oct 9, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Axios:
Source: in a company-wide Facebook town hall, Joel Kaplan said he should have talked to Zuckerberg and Sandberg before attending Kavanaugh hearings   —  Top Facebook executive Joel Kaplan made an emotional appearance at a companywide town hall Friday, and admitted that he should have consulted …
Oct 5, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Michael Sykes / Axios:
ClimaCell, which uses variations in wireless signals and IoT data to provide weather forecasting for airlines and autonomous cars, raises $45M Series B   —  ClimaCell, a Boston-based startup that uses cell phone and IoT data for short-term, hyper-local weather forecasting, raised $45 million in Series B funding.
Oct 4, 2018, 12:17 PMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
First presidential wireless test alert will come to your phone today   —  Federal officials on Wednesday afternoon will run the first nationwide test of the wireless emergency alert system.  It uses a type of alert that can only be sent by the president, and that consumers aren't able to turn off.
Oct 3, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
David Byttow, co-founder of now defunct anonymous messaging app Secret, which Snap tried to buy in 2014, has joined Snapchat as director of engineering   —  David Byttow, co-founder of anonymous messaging app Secret, has quietly joined Snapchat as director of engineering.
Oct 2, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Two of Benchmark Capital's longtime general partners, Matt Cohler and Mitch Lasky, are voluntarily stepping back as the VC firm raises its ninth fund   —  Two of Benchmark Capital's longtime general partners, Matt Cohler and Mitch Lasky, are stepping back as the venerable venture capital firm raises its ninth fund.
Oct 1, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context

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