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Biz Carson / Forbes:
Dockless bike-sharing startup LimeBike adds $70M to its $50M Series B from October; investors include Fifth Wall Ventures, which is backed by real estate titans   —  LimeBike wants to help find its random scattering of bikes a perhaps better and more useful home.
Feb 15, 2018, 10:10 AMIn context
Kyle Torpey / Forbes:
Microsoft says it will embrace decentralized identity systems based on Bitcoin and other public blockchains through the Microsoft Authenticator app   —  In a new post today, Microsoft announced their embrace of public blockchains, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, for use in decentralized identity systems.
Feb 13, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Biz Carson / Forbes:
Inside Uber's “university”, where Harvard professors are teaching 6,000+ employees leadership and strategy in an attempt to change the company culture   —  The idea of a corporate university isn't new.  Apple's Steve Jobs famously set up Apple University to teach company lore …
Feb 5, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Sources: online bulk-order wholesaler Boxed has received acquisition interest of up to $500M from Kroger and some other major retailers   —  One of the highest-profile e-commerce startups is in talks to sell.  —  Online bulk-order wholesaler Boxed has received acquisition interest …
Jan 12, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Spectre researcher Daniel Gruss says attacks work “super-reliably” on AMD CPUs, despite the company claiming “near zero risk” due to different architecture   —  Rumors had been flying around cybersecurity circles at the turn of the year about a vulnerability affecting computers running Intel chips.
Jan 3, 2018, 7:45 PMIn context
Kyle Samani / Forbes:
Ripple may be a great blockchain-based tech for banks, but the valuation of its XRP token reflects the unlikely hope it becomes a global reserve cryptocurrency   —  In August, the hedge I cofounded, Multicoin Capital, published an analysis of XRP, the native token of the Ripple network.
Dec 31, 2017, 2:30 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Researcher finds analytics firm Alteryx left data like addresses, phones, mortgages of 123M US households unsecured on AWS; Alteryx says database now secured   —  Information on more than 120 million American households was sitting in a massive database found left exposed on the web earlier this month, Forbes has been told.
Dec 19, 2017, 9:45 PMIn context
Clare O'Connor / Forbes:
New York-based luxury fashion e-tailer Moda Operandi raises $165M for international expansion, bringing the total raised to $300M+   —  Luxury online fashion retailer Moda Operandi has raised $165 million in growth capital as it increases its footprint in sought-after Middle Eastern …
Dec 11, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Madeline Berg / Forbes:
Top 10 YouTube stars earned $127M between June 2016 and 2017, up 80% from $70.5M last year, with Daniel Middleton, aka DanTDM, taking the top spot with $16.5M   —  You may not see Daniel Middleton walking down a red carpet, but he is a celebrity in a league of his own.
Dec 9, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Fitness class app Aaptiv says it raised $26M Series B led by Insight Venture Partners and has reached $20M+ in annual revenue with 200K paying subscribers   —  If Ethan Agarwal gets his way, joggers will go for runs with virtual help that sounds straight out of a sci-fi movie.
Dec 4, 2017, 3:05 PMIn context

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