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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Snapchat rolls out Live Score geofilters at NBA arenas, other events, lets you overlay stats on photos, videos; last week geofilters saw 20M views at 51 games   —  Snapchat Challenges Twitter And Facebook For Sports Talk  —  Possession wins trophies or, in this case, ad dollars.
Jan 29, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Downsizes In Latin America, Closes Mexico And Argentina Operations   —  Ahead of its Q4 earnings and a bigger restructuring on the cards, Yahoo is downsizing in its regional operations, specifically in Latin America.  TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that Yahoo has closed its offices in Mexico City and Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Jan 28, 2016, 6:10 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Taboola will extend network to more websites including The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, and MapQuest, and give equity stake, in new deal with AOL   —  AOL Teams Up to Fight Facebook's ‘Walled Garden’  —  Many publishers have reluctantly accepted the fact that social media is the new distribution channel for content.
Jan 20, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Patreon Gains $30 Million Series B Funding To Support Growth   —  Hiring the right developers is an issue for many startups in Silicon Valley, but Patreon CEO Jack Conte tells TechCrunch the speed he needs to hire is a major issue for his fast-growing subscription-based artist funding platform.
Jan 19, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
AOL considering changes to its brand, including a name change, to better reflect properties like Huffington Post, TechCrunch, ad platforms, CMO Allie Kline says   —  AOL's identity crisis: The company may ditch the ‘AOL’ brand  —  Verizon-owned AOL has an image problem.
Jan 17, 2016, 1:50 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Dating app Zoosk will lay off 40+ people, one-third of its staff, as it struggles to compete with Tinder   —  Dating App Zoosk Destroyed By Tinder, Drops 1/3 Of Staff  —  Despite $61 million in funding, Zoosk is getting swiped to death.  A source told TechCrunch the dating startup is laying off …
Jan 14, 2016, 6:00 PMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
CoinDesk acquired by Digital Currency Group, source says for around $500-600k   —  CoinDesk Gets Acquired By Digital Currency Group  —  CoinDesk, one of the leading bitcoin news sites, has been acquired by Digital Currency Group according to a post on the company's site.
Jan 13, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch:
Import.io Raises $13 Million Series A For Its Data Extraction Platform   —  We've been tracking Import.io since it launched on our TechCrunch Disrupt Europe stage in Berlin in 2013, and they've come a long way.  This startup, which effectively turns business websites into data and APIs, raised a ‘seed-plus’ round of $4.5m back in 2014.
Jan 12, 2016, 7:00 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Photo Evidence Shows Facebook Is Building Messenger For Mac   —  TechCrunch has obtained photographic evidence and an eyewitness report that Facebook has built an as-yet-unreleased Facebook Messenger For Mac desktop app.  The photo below shows a Facebook employee using it.
Jan 9, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Flaming Wreckage Of Clinkle Rebuilds As A Referral Service   —  Clinkle imploded after employees quit en masse in May, protesting how its young CEO Lucas Duplan was mismanaging the $30 million-funded payments startup.  But Duplan won't quit.  TechCrunch has attained emails showing Duplan …
Dec 29, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context

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