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CrunchBase Reaches Agreement With People+, Announces New Terms Of Service
CrunchBase President Matt Kaufman also told me, "People+ has agreed to operate under our revised Terms of Service," which presumably ends the legal fight.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Snapchat Raises $50 Million In Series C From A Single, Undisclosed Investor
Amid rumors of a $3 billion acquisition offer from Facebook and a potential $200 million funding round, turns out that ephemeral messaging sensation Snapchat has actually raised $50 million in Series C funding.
Happy Holidays: Startup CEO Complains SF Is Full of Human Trash
Behold a perfect Silicon Valley denizen, an archetype: he's been written up in TechCrunch for his hackathon-organizing company .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
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Yakovlev told TechCrunch Moscow: "The challenge for the industry is to build new business models that allow young people to shoot a new 'House, M.D.' or a new 'Game of Thrones', not for classical linear TV channels but for new distribution models, and in a way that would compensate the expenses that they incur."
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cloud firm Box raises US$100m
NEW YORK: Cloud storage startup Box, launched from a college dorm in 2005, has raised US$100 million in new capital to help fund a global expansion.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
LiveRail Touts $100 Million Run Rate, Preps for IPO in 2014
The demand for programmatic advertising has exploded, with companies like YuMe, Criteo and Rocket Fuel going public within the last year.
The New Just.me Wins Auction For The Old Just.me's Assets
Mobile messaging startup Just.me announced a couple of weeks ago that its assets were being auctioned off .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Android 4.4 KitKat Now Available For Google Play Editions Of HTC One And Samsung Galaxy S4
Android 4.4 KitKat update is now available for people who use the Google Play editions of HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4.
PandoDaily Acquires Paul Carr's NSFW Corp
The NSFW Corp team will reportedly form an investigative unit at PandoDaily, which will be renamed Pando.com.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Salesforce Hackathon Winner Upshot Under Fire
The integrity of Salesforce's hackathon event this week is being questioned after it was revealed that the winner, a former employee of the sponsor, may have built the app outside the acceptable timeframe.
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Bing integration puts TripAdvisor 'front and center' in search results
Search for a hotel name and city on Bing and you'll also see reservations and reviews sections powered by TripAdvisor, TechCrunch reports.
Cooliris Puts All Your Social Media Photos In One Place
I attended TechCrunch Disrupt in Shanghai this week and while there had the chance to sit down with Soujanya Bhumkar, Co-Founder and CEO of Cooliris , a company providing an iOS app that allows you to aggregate all your photos from all your social media accounts into one account "to rule them all."
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Rdio hit with layoffs despite tripling number of new sign-ups
Rdio may have tripled the number of new sign-ups this year, but the company still laid off a reported 35 people Tuesday to cut costs.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Just.me's Assets Are Up For Sale, And Founder Keith Teare Wants To Buy Them
The assets of mobile messaging startup Just.me are up for sale. Yet when founder Keith Teare called me to discuss the news, he argued that it's not a failure.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Why the tech press is ignoring Zulily's huge IPO
It has been more than an hour since Zulily , a flash sales site focused on children and mothers, announced that it has raised $253 million in its IPO.
AOL threatens startup for using content released under Creative Commons
There is an interesting legal dispute arising over the use of data licensed under Creative Commons.