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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google Joins Apple, Others Cutting Off Crimea, Blocks AdWords, AdSense, Google Play   —  Yet more developments around how U.S. sanctions on Crimea, in retaliation against Russia's annexation by Russia, are being adopted by tech companies: Google is the latest to start complying with the orders …
Jan 23, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Hutchison Says It's In Exclusive Negotiations To Buy UK's O2 For Up To £10.25B   —  Today, Hong Kong-based Hutchison Whampoa released a statement saying that it is in exclusive negotiations with Telefonica to acquire mobile carrier O2 in the UK, offering to pay up to £10.25 billion ($15.3 billion, €13.5 billion ).
Jan 23, 2015, 3:40 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
FreedomPop launches unlimited WiFi with 10M hotspots across US for $5/month   —  FreedomPop Turns On Unlimited Wi-Fi Across The US For $5/Month  —  FreedomPop, the startup that is trying to steal users away from mobile carriers by offering free, basic cellular voice and data plans …
Jan 21, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Stack Exchange Raises $40M Led By A16Z To Boost Its Programmer Q&A, Job Sites   —  On the heels of backing the likes of BuzzFeed and Genius, Andreessen Horowitz is putting more money into digital content, this time with a technical and B2B angle.  The VC is leading a $40 million round …
Jan 20, 2015, 12:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Apple Cuts Off Developers In Crimea Following U.S. Sanctions   —  Tensions between Russia and the U.S. over Crimea are spilling into the world of tech: developers are reporting that Apple is sending out notices of termination to people whose accounts are registered in Crimea …
Jan 19, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Carpooling.com Teams Up With Uber In Germany For First And Last Mile Rides   —  Uber, the fast-growing, sometimes-controversial car-service business, has been no stranger to trouble in Germany, last year getting banned from operating certain services in big cities over regulatory violations.
Jan 17, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Holtzbrinck Ventures Closes $331M Fund To Back More Consumer And E-Commerce Startups   —  One of the more prolific VCs in Europe with close ties to e-commerce startup factory Rocket Internet has closed another fund — its biggest yet — to back more consumer internet businesses in the region and beyond, with an emphasis on e-commerce.
Jan 17, 2015, 12:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sources: Google is interested in buying mobile payments company Softcard, price could be less than $100M   —  Google Is In Talks With Mobile Payments Company Softcard  —  Apple has Apple Pay, and now it looks like Google may be fattening up its own wallet.
Jan 16, 2015, 5:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook launching “Facebook at Work” employee collaboration tool with a handful of test companies   —  Facebook Unveils Facebook At Work, Lets Businesses Create Their Own Social Networks  —  About six months ago, we reported that Facebook was working on a new product aimed squarely …
Jan 14, 2015, 9:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Amazon signs Woody Allen to write and direct his first ever TV series, for Prime Instant Video   —  Amazon Signs Woody Allen For His First TV Series, To Run On Prime Instant Video  —  The streaming video market has become very serious business, and Amazon today announced its latest talent grab …
Jan 13, 2015, 2:45 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Introducing Microsoft Surface Hub: The first device to unlock the power of the group  —  Surface Hub unlocks new capabilities for Microsoft's customers and demonstrates the flexibility of the Windows 10 platform.
HP:
Printing Organs, Prosthetics & Devices: Medical 3D Printing Comes of Age  —  The ability to print three-dimensional objects instantly and with precision is revolutionizing entire industries, and healthcare is no exception.
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