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Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
Google launches Contributor, a subscription service that lets users contribute to participating sites and turn off Google ads   —  Google launches Contributor, a crowdfunding tool for publishers  —  Google is launching a new service for websites called Contributor, which allows users to sign …
Nov 20, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Steve Lohr / New York Times:
Google underwriting quadruples the prestigious A.M. Turing Award, which recognizes contributions to computing, to $1M, now on par with Nobel prize money   —  Google to Quadruple Computer Science Prize Winnings to $1 Million  —  The A.M. Turing Award is often called the Nobel Prize of computer science.
Nov 13, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Lynn La / CNET:
Nexus 6 review: great display, top-of-the-line processor, more unwieldy than other big phones   —  Prepare to pay for the biggest Android Lollipop powerhouse  —  The Good The Google Nexus 6 has a razor-sharp and expansive display, a top-of-the-line Snapdragon 805 processor …
Nov 12, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Q&A with Slack co-founder and CEO Stewart Butterfield: thoughts on valuation, competition, road to success   —  Stewart Butterfield explains why Slack is now worth more than $1 billion  —  Slack this morning announced that it has raised $120 million in new VC funding …
Oct 31, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Tom Cheredar / VentureBeat:
Roku raises $25 million amid growing competition from Amazon and Google   —  Updated at 1:45 p.m. PST with a statement from Roku.  —  Set-top box company Roku has secured a fresh $25 million round of funding, according to a SEC form D filing released today.
Oct 22, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google Chromecast Is The Top “Connected Device” App   —  Google's Chromecast is the most popular “connected device” - or so infers a new report from app analytics firm App Annie, which analyzed the top apps associated with connected devices across both iTunes and Google Play …
Oct 9, 2014, 4:50 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Cyanogen Inc seeking funding at a $1B valuation after spurning Google buyout offer, plans phone with Indian OEM Micromax   —  The Information: Cyanogen Inc. Turned Down Buyout From Google, Seeking Funding On $1 Billion Valuation  —  In the seemingly never-ending saga of companies believing that …
Oct 2, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Lora Kolodny / Wall Street Journal:
San Francisco-based personal finance service Credit Karma raises $75M at a valuation over $1B   —  Credit Karma Tops $1 Billion Valuation For Personal-Finance Tools  —  Hoping to do for personal finance what Expedia and other sites did for travel, Credit Karma Inc. has raised $75 million …
Sep 29, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Mark Harris / IEEE Spectrum:
How Google set some test parameters when it passed Nevada's autonomous vehicle testing license exam in 2012   —  How Google's Autonomous Car Passed the First U.S. State Self-Driving Test  —  Regulations governing Google's experimental self-driving cars will come into effect on California's roads starting 16 September.
Sep 14, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Offers Early-Stage Startups $100,000 In Cloud Platform Credits For 1 Year   —  If you are an early stage startup, Google wants to give you $100,000 in Cloud Platform credits for one year so you can host your applications on its servers (and not on AWS or Azure).
Sep 12, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context

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