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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Uber rolls out new features to improve pickups, like giving riders in US and Canada guaranteed pickup windows, offering a $10 credit if scheduled rides are late   —  Uber is aiming to perfect the art of the pick-up with three features it says minimize cancellations.
Jul 16, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Alex Sherman / CNBC:
Sources: Broadcom's acquisition of CA Technologies is the start of a likely wave of future software acquisitions that will be rolled into CA   —  - Broadcom's $19 billion acquisition of CA is the start of future software acquisitions that will be rolled into CA, sources say.
Jul 12, 2018, 6:05 PMIn context
Jayadevan PK / FactorDaily:
A wave of Chinese entrepreneurs with access to Chinese capital and an undying appetite for growth are landing on Indian shores, challenging Indian startups   —  Steven Liu landed in Bengaluru on 6 January 2016, a cloudy winter morning, he recalls clearly.  At the time, he was a management trainee …
Jul 12, 2018, 2:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Workplace collaboration tools startup Monday.com, formerly known as Dapulse, raises $50M Series C led by Stripes, sources say at a $500M pre-money valuation   —  The more that we digitise our interactions with work colleagues, the more we will need tools to help handle that process more smoothly.
Jul 11, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Researcher: call metadata and texts stolen from SpyHuman, an Indian firm selling spyware for Android devices, amid wave of vigilante hacking of spyware vendors   —  A hacker has stolen text messages and call metadata from SpyHuman, a firm selling malware to the everyday consumer.
Jul 10, 2018, 4:40 AMIn context
Liz Moyer / CNBC:
Winklevoss' Gemini crypto exchange adds Robert Cornish, ex-NYSE CIO, as its first CTO, the latest in a wave of Wall Street executives joining crypto startups   —  - At NYSE, he was chief information officer, leading the Big Board's technology team as it overhauled electronic trading.
Jul 7, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context
Shadma Shaikh / FactorDaily:
Inside NewsDog, a Tencent-backed Chinese app aimed at entertainment, regional content, and money generating schemes, with 50M Indian users and ~200M DAUs total   —  “You will never find any other app on Playstore that makes a millionaire within two clicks," details a video on YouTube channel Technical Boss.
Jul 5, 2018, 2:55 AMIn context
Adrian Chen / New Yorker:
Profile of Paul Denino, an “IRL” streamer who goes by Ice Poseidon and streams most of his life on YouTube, often with serious consequences   —  When your job is to constantly share your life, even your worst moments are an opportunity to please your audience.
Jul 4, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Nitasha Tiku / Wired:
How a growing political awakening among some tech employees has driven the recent wave of protests at tech companies against controversial government contracts   —  SILICON VALLEY HAS a long and secretive history of building hardware and software for the military and law enforcement.
Jul 1, 2018, 8:00 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon is expanding further into package delivery and wants to enlist entrepreneurs and small business owners to start their own delivery service networks   —  Amazon is expanding further into package delivery and promising to support a new wave of small business owners with the launch …
Jun 28, 2018, 1:20 AMIn context

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