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Kevin Kelleher / Fortune:
The stocks of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Netflix have all declined 20% or more in recent months, pushing them into bear market territory   —  Tech investors resumed their selloff of the large-cap FAANG stocks, with the five tech giants all sustaining declines of 20% or more, enough to push them into bear-market territory.
Nov 19, 2018, 7:20 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Maryland-based Dragos, which helps secure industrial control systems, raises $37M Series B led by Canaan Partners   —  Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos, most venture capitalists didn't deem the business “investible,” he says.
Nov 14, 2018, 1:45 PMIn context
Lisa Marie Segarra / Fortune:
Facebook Wants to Help People Land Their Next Job   —  Facebook wants to be your ultimate career guide.  After launching Jobs on Facebook, which allowed businesses to post job listings on the social media site and better reach possible applicants, the site is now debuting Learn with Facebook.
Nov 13, 2018, 12:21 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Netskope, which helps businesses secure their data, web apps, and cloud infrastructure, raises $169M led by Lightspeed Venture Partners at a $1B+ valuation   —  Netskope, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in “cloud” security, has raised $169 million in a new round of venture capital funding.
Nov 13, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
Eamon Barrett / Fortune:
How Alibaba turned Singles' Day into a multi-billion dollar sales event bigger than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined   —  Valentine's Day can be a lonely time if you don't have a partner.  But, at least in China, there's a holiday that celebrates singledom too.
Nov 11, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Fortune:
Harris poll: 22% of Americans say they trust Facebook with their personal information, 48% view Facebook more negatively than they did six months ago   —  Facebook is the least trustworthy of all major tech companies when it comes to safeguarding user data, according to a new national poll conducted …
Nov 9, 2018, 11:30 PMIn context
Renae Reints / Fortune:
Filing: a “calculation error” in Wells Fargo's underwriting software led to 545 mistaken home foreclosures since 2010, up from a previous estimate of 400   —  A “calculation error” in Wells Fargo's underwriting tool led to 545 mistaken home foreclosures over the past eight years, the bank announced Tuesday.
Nov 7, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
Phil Wahba / Fortune:
How Avis aims to compete with self-driving cars and ride-hailing services by connecting its entire fleet to the internet by 2020 and partnering with big tech   —  Self-driving cars and ride-hailing services could make the car-rental industry obsolete—or create a huge opportunity.
Oct 29, 2018, 8:50 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
dYdX, a startup that develops decentralized financial derivative products on Ethereum blockchain, raises $10M Series A led by a16z crypto and Polychain Capital   —  A startup called dYdX has raised $10 million in funding from investors to develop financial software that allows people …
Oct 21, 2018, 8:10 AMIn context
David Meyer / Fortune:
After researcher complains that Twitter refused to provide info about how it tracks him when he clicks on links in tweets, EU initiates GDPR compliance inquiry   —  Twitter is being investigated by Irish privacy authorities over its refusal to give a user information about how it tracks him when he clicks on links in tweets.
Oct 12, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context

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