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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
P2P Lending Site Funding Circle Raises $150M Led By DST At A $1B+ Valuation   —  Time to make way for another startup juggernaut out of the financial world.  Funding Circle — a London-based peer-to-peer platform for small businesses to get loans, and investors to put up money to finance those loans …
Apr 23, 2015, 8:05 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger Accounts For 10% of Global Mobile VoIP   —  Facebook Messenger wants to replace the telephone, not just SMS, and it's on its way.  Messenger now makes up 10% of global mobile Voice Over IP calls, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during today's Q1 2015 earnings call.
Apr 22, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Mobile-First Word Processing App Quip Adds Chat Rooms, Making It More Like Slack   —  Products like Slack, Hipchat, Yammer and Asana have been slowly picking apart the world of enterprise communication, giving workers new, easier to use, and frankly more fun platforms to speak to each other and work on documents together.
Apr 21, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Confirmed: BlackBerry Is Buying File Security And DRM Startup WatchDox for up to $150M   —  Canadian handset maker BlackBerry has been on a mission to turn around its beleaguered handset business by focusing more on software, and it looks like it has taken a significant step in that direction, specifically around file security and DRM.
Apr 21, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Amazon's AWS Quietly Acquired NoSQL Database Migration Startup Amiato In May 2014   —  Amazon Web Services, the enterprise division of the e-commerce and cloud services giant, has been growing its reach in data warehousing and big data analytics by way of Redshift, a hosted product that it launched …
Apr 20, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea's Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M   —  The long-running question mark over Groupon's ownership of Ticket Monster has been resolved.  Today the company announced that it is selling a controlling stake in the Korean online shopping platform to a consortium …
Apr 20, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Mozilla prepares marketing and product push in attempt to stop its decline, will release Firefox for iOS; president Li Gong and mobile VP Rick Fant to leave   —  As Mozilla Prepares Firefox Fightback, President Li Gong And Mobile VP Rick Fant Leave  —  Mozilla and its Firefox browser …
Apr 16, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
To-Do App Any.do 3.0 Adds Collaboration, Zoom And List Sorting Among 150 New Features   —  While the world is getting its first taste of what life will be like when you have a small wearable like a watch to direct you to what you should do next, one of the leaders in personal organization apps for smartphones is releasing a big update.
Apr 16, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Yahoo In talks to buy Foursquare for around $900M   —  Sources: Yahoo In Talks To Buy Foursquare  —  Yahoo has been busy rebuilding its business around mobile under CEO Marissa Mayer, and soon it could make one of its biggest bets yet on the platform.
Apr 15, 2015, 9:52 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
India's Restaurant Search App Zomato Raises $50M At $1B+ Valuation, Buys MaplePOS   —  Time to loosen Zomato's belt: the Indian startup whose restaurant search app is now used in 22 countries is growing some more.  The company has raised $50 million more in funding, and it has made its first acquisition …
Apr 14, 2015, 9:20 AMIn context

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