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Rohin Dhar / Priceonomics Blog:
Sequoia Capital will likely earn more from investing in YC companies than YC   —  The Big Winner from Y Combinator's Success?  Sequoia Capital  —  Yesterday, Y Combinator's president, Sam Altman, that the seed investment firm had funded 716 companies that were currently valued collectively at around $30 billion.
Jul 20, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Steve O'Hear / TechCrunch:
PredictionIO Raises $2.5M For Its Open Source Machine Learning Server   —  Aiming to do for Machine Learning what MySQL did for database servers, U.S. and UK-based PredictionIO has raised $2.5 million in seed funding from a raft of investors including Azure Capital, QuestVP, CrunchFund …
Jul 17, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Leaked Documents Show How Yelp Thinks It's Getting Screwed By Google   —  Documents leaked to TechCrunch from inside Yelp allege that Google is manipulating its search results to favor Google+ content over Yelp content.  The materials accuse Google of blatantly highlighting its own products …
Jul 9, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Tinder CEO's Internal Memo Says Harassment Complaint Is Inaccurate   —  TechCrunch has obtained an internal memo sent from Tinder CEO Sean Rad to employees in the wake of a new lawsuit waged against the company.  The lawsuit focuses on the relationship between Whitney Wolfe …
Jul 1, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple To Cease Development Of Aperture And Transition Users To Photos For OS X   —  With the release of OS X Yosemite later this year, Apple will cease the development of its ‘pro’ photo editing app.  —  “With the introduction of the new Photos app and iCloud Photo Library …
Jun 27, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Asus aims to release Android Wear smartwatch in September costing between $99 and $149   —  Asus Aiming For September Launch And Price Advantage For Its Android Wear Smartwatch  —  Taiwanese computer manufacturer Asus previously announced its intent to create a smartwatch for release this year, but details were scarce.
Jun 26, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Snapchat Snags Facebook's Mike Randall As Monetization VP   —  Facebook may be stealing Snapchat's features, but Snapchat is stealing Facebook's employees, including a new one who could help it begin to make money.  TechCrunch has learned that Snapchat has just signed the Global Director …
Jun 24, 2014, 7:45 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Michael Arrington drops defamation suit against Jenn Allen after she retracts rape accusations   —  Jenn Allen Retracts Michael Arrington Rape Accusations  —  TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington has reached a settlement agreement with Jenn Allen.  He's posted a copy of the agreement …
Jun 24, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Michael Arrington drops defamation suit against rape accuser, says she retracted accusations   —  TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington Drops Lawsuit Against The Woman Who Accused Him Of Rape  —  Last May, TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington filed a defamation lawsuit against his former girlfriend, Jennifer Allen.
Jun 24, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch:
Yo App Hacked By College Students   —  A Georgia Tech student, together with two of his room mates, claims to have hacked Yo, the Poke-like app which has set some Silicon Valley alight (though not others) in the last 48 hours.  [See update below: Yo has confirmed it has been hacked].
Jun 20, 2014, 8:25 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
Changing the world, 1 billion sensors at a time  —  What would you do if you had a billion sensors?  Design students around the world tackled that question at Design Expo.  Take a look at some of the fascinating projects …
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