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2014/07/28 19:17
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Apple is reportedly in talks to purchase Swell, a year-old radio and podcast streaming app for about $30 million. Apple and Swell did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Swell, which...
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2014/07/28 16:35
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Apple is expected to buy personalised talk-radio app Swell for $30m (£17.7m) adding to its existing iTunes radio music streaming service and Podcast app. The deal will see Swell’s chief executive Ram...
2014/07/28 16:09
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The company has already attracted a small but loyal following in the US and has raised $7.2m in funding. Its backers include Google Ventures, Google’s investment arm, and venture capital firms DFJ,...
2014/07/28 15:21
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Apple Inc. has acquired two companies referred to as the Pandora of their respective industries to build out its recommendation services, snapping up talk radio app Swell and book suggestion company...
2014/07/28 15:04
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Launched in June 2013, Swell touts itself as a Pandora-like experience for news and information podcasts that "learns as you listen" and delivers highly tailored content, via NPR, BBC and others, in...
2014/07/28 14:35
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Reddit, the social news site which bills itself as "the front page of the internet", is to redouble its efforts on advertising as part of a drive to make the most of its 114 million monthly...
2014/07/28 13:14
2014/07/28 13:14
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In what appears to be part of a summer shopping spree, Apple is reported to be buying Swell, a radio app much like Pandora but focused on talk radio. According to Re/Code, the deal is worth...
2014/07/25 13:04
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Rauner’s economic interests include stock in one of Uber’s investors, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Uber’s backers also include Google Ventures and California-based venture capital firms. A Rauner...
2014/07/24 15:38
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Airware raises funds to develop operating system for dronesMobile & tabletsby CBR Staff Writer| 24 July 2014The funding was led by Andreessen Horowitz and First Round Capital. Airware, a San...
2014/07/23 14:21
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A new co-working startup is adding to the entrepreneurial fabric of Menlo Park, filling the former home of robotics pioneer Willow Garage. HelloStartups opened last month in the 23,000-square-foot...
2014/07/23 13:14
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Building a drone’s hardware and software from scratch is tough and expensive, but open source drone kits are inflexible. So to power businesses looking to customize drones for commercial uses from...
2014/07/23 10:52
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Paul Nussbaum, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:08 AM Philadelphia is the only major Northeastern city where Lyft and UberX have not brought their "disruptive" business...
2014/07/23 09:45
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When most people think “tech start-ups” they picture Northern California’s Silicon Valley, well look out world there’s a new silicon based landmark in town…. And it’s a London roundabout? Old Street...
2014/07/22 17:59
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A new product is joining the Salesforce App Exchange this week, and it's looking to change the way companies measure workforce productivity and performance said officials. Ambition is a modern twist...
2014/07/22 15:03
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... week, Google announced a huge update to its Maps app on Android and iOS, bringing new tools such as lane guidance along with one particularly intriguing feature: Uber integration. If you have...
2014/07/21 15:06
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After meeting with local taxi companies concerned with the ride-sharing app UberX, the Charleston Police Department plans to roll out a series of efforts that would discourage local drivers from...
2014/07/19 00:26
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Jobr, a job search platform, has raised $2 million in seed funding from Lerer Ventures,Redpoint Ventures, Eniac Ventures, Lowercase Capital, Tim Draper, and others. The Jobr app seeks to connect job...
2014/07/18 13:24
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In the interconnected world, machines are too rigid in understanding the nuances in translating languages and humans are too slow for on-the-fly translation. That’s why Unbabel brings robots and...
2014/07/18 05:03
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Silicon Valley tech companies are bringing in more venture money now than anytime since the dot-com boom. Venture capital firms in the valley invested $7.1 billion in private tech firms and startups...
2014/07/18 00:36
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Share this page Each year venture capitalists and seed investors pour billions into businesses in the hope one day they will bag a winner. Creating big, sustainable, and highly profitable ventures...
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