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  1. PubNub announces Series C fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    PubNub, a San Francisco-based provider of cloud-based infrastructure for real-time apps, has raised $20 million in Series C funding to grow worldwide. Click here to subscribe to TechFlash Silicon Valley , the free daily email newsletter about founders and funders in the region.


  2. Digital Marketing Battle Being Won with First Party DataRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Clickz

    A new survey has found that most top marketers are abandoning third-party data, giving rise to greater personalization with first and second-party data. Use of first-party data is on the rise among top-earning companies, according to a new survey by Econsultancy.


  3. Want to Combine Sites in Search Console? Google Wants to Know.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Search Engine Watch

    Want Google to allow combined sites in Search Console, which was formerly known as Google Webmaster Tools? Now is the time to let the company know. In a recent survey, Google gives two examples of how the combinations might work: either for viewing an integrated Search Analytics report that uses all URL versions of a site or an updated console that includes mobile and international subdomains.


  4. Consumers 'Resigned' to Giving Up Data, But Many Fear Consequences [Study]Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Clickz

    A new study out of the University of Pennsylvania has found that consumers feel they have no choice but to give up data, and that brands may use data to hurt them. A new study out of the University of Pennsylvania has concluded that most consumers do not give up their data out of a sense of reciprocity with brands offering incentives as many marketers believe, but out of a sense of resignation that their data is beyond their control.


  5. Looker Reveals Impressive Growth, Hires Former Elasticsearch CMO and Box SVP, Jen GrantRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Grant was previously CMO at the big data search company, Elasticsearch, and Senior Vice President of Marketing at Box where she spent five years building the content-sharing powerhouse. As CMO of Looker, she will be responsible for overseeing Looker's marketing and brand strategy.


  6. Rubicon Project Taps Moat As Preferred Buyer Video Viewability PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ad Operations Online

    Rubicon Project , a global technology provider leading the automation of advertising, announced that it is partnering with Moat , an independent SaaS analytics firm focused on making brand advertising more effective for marketers, agencies and premium publishers, in order to improve viewability across video advertising campaigns. With this partnership, Rubicon Project's Buyer Cloud will provide advertisers with the leading and in-depth analytics, viewability, and performance insights necessary to maximize the value of campaigns.


  7. Social Data Boosts Brands, Even If Marketers Ignore ItRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Clickz

    While 39 percent of of marketing executives say that social media data isn't useful, some industry insiders believe that social media is the best way to measure campaign success. A recent study has found that 39 percent of senior marketing executives believe that social media data is not yet useful to their business, but some insiders say that the value social data provides can be a huge indicator of how campaigns should be adjusted.


  8. PubNub Gets Another $20M To Scale Up Its Low-Latency Messaging NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    PubNub , a startup out of San Francisco that has built a data network focused on messaging for apps, IoT hardware and other low-latency services, has raised another $20 million in a Series C round of funding. It seems that 20 million is the magic number for PubNub at the moment: the company - which works with some 2,000 businesses and partners including high profile names like McDonald's, CBS and Yahoo - says that today it averages 20 million real-time transactions per minute across 200 million devices globally.


  9. Pinterest Rolls Out Buyable Pins for iPhone and iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clickz

    Pinterest is officially shoppable with the introduction of Buyable Pins, which allow users to purchase pinned products directly from their iPhone and iPad devices. After announcing Buyable Pins earlier this month, Pinterest is finally rolling them out.


  10. Waiver wire: Starting pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Virginian-Pilot

    Joe Kacik has been a sports journalist for 25 years, but his passion is fantasy sports. Having grown up an hour from Pittsburgh, Joe is a lifelong Steelers and Pirates fan.


  11. GlobeSherpa, the startup behind TriMet's ticketing app, sells to RideScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Portland startup GlobeSherpa, which makes TriMet's mobile ticketing app, said Tuesday that it has been acquired by a Texas company called RideScout. RideScout plans to integrate GlobeSherpa's online tickets into its own guide for finding urban transportation options.


  12. Microsoft hands some of the reins for its display ad business to AOLRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC World

    Microsoft will be handing over its display advertising business to AOL in nine markets as part of a new partnership between the two companies that was announced Monday . Under the deal, AOL will use Bing to power search through its website, and will operate display advertising, including mobile and video ads, for Microsoft's portfolio in Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, U.K. and the U.S. That means AOL will be powering all the display ads that run in those countries, including on MSN, Xbox, Outlook.com and Skype.


  13. Tech Visionaries Share Their Best Career Advice With InternsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TechCrunch

    "Someone in this room, I am very confident is going to found a multi-billion dollar company and change the world in a big way, and 90 percent of the people in this room will end up with a career they somewhat regret and will wish that they had gone in a different way." - Sam Altman Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator, was the final speaker of the evening at Internapalooza, and despite the fact that the high-energy group of a couple thousand Silicon Valley interns had been sitting through nearly two hours of speakers, they were listening on bated breath.


  14. Google Earth Turns Ten and Adds Two New FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Search Engine Watch

    To celebrate its tenth birthday, Google Earth has added two new features to better enable users to explore the world. The first feature, Voyager, is available on desktop.


  15. Pixar Has A New Foodie Easter Egg That Appears In Multiple FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cinema Blend News

    Pixar's Inside Out is currently riding stunning success box office success, despite continually falling short of the top spot thanks to the monstrous momentum of Jurassic World . Despite the studio's rather unconventional approach to its new feature, there are a number of things that cement its place in their colorful continuity.


  16. Billionaires George Soros and Moore Love These Tech StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Insider Monkey

    Even though they are two of the most well-known billionaire investors, George Soros and Louis Bacon Moore don't have quite a lot in common. However, Moore is a global macro trader, a genre that includes Georges Soros.


  17. Celebrate PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | FlickrBlog

    Friday was a big day for the civil rights as the US Supreme Court guaranteed the right to same-sex marriage in all 50 states throughout the country. Congratulations, America! To celebrate LGBT Pride around the world, our curation team has put together this collection of beautiful images commemorating all people who believe in a more equal society.


  18. For these girls, tech is a rewarding challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | CNET News.com

    An international tech competition targets Silicon Valley's diversity problem, aiming to inspire girls around the world into taking up -- and sticking with -- technology. It's an unusual scene for Silicon Valley: a conference room packed with programmers, business developers and app makers rubbing elbows and talking code -- and nearly all of them are women.


  19. TV Talk: A guide to catching up on streaming shows, including 'Catastrophe,' 'Grace and Frankie,' 'Transparent,' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Oregonian

    It doesn't take a master sleuth like Sherlock Holmes to deduce that there are many more hours of television programming than there used to be. We've had years to get accustomed to cable channels ramping up production of original series.


  20. Yahoo spruces up mobile search with related contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | PC World

    Yahoo is updating its search service on mobile devices, taking a leaf out of Google's book and highlighting content such as images, videos and reviews ahead of regular search results. The changes, announced Thursday , apply to Yahoo search on the mobile web in the U.S., in browsers such as Safari and Chrome.