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TechCrunch
Now Kids Can Build Their Own HD Display With The Kano Screen KitKano‘s crazy cool educational PC is about to get a bit more visual. Kano CEO Al
Now Kids Can Build Their Own HD Display With The Kano Screen Kit
TechCrunch / Posted 5 hours ago
Kano‘s crazy cool educational PC is about to get a bit more visual. Kano CEO Alex Klein tweeted out that the company has launched a pre-order for an HD display kit. Kano, which raised a $15M Series A in May, has been aiming to create an invaluable... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Midland Cogeneration Venture LP's Senior Secured Notes at 'BBB-', Outlook to StableSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the rating of Midlan
Fitch Affirms Midland Cogeneration Venture LP's Senior Secured Notes at 'BBB-', Outlook to Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the rating of Midland Cogeneration Venture LP's (MCV) combined $741.25 million ($666.7 million outstanding) senior secured notes due 2025 at 'BBB-'. The Rating Outlook is revised to Stable... Read more
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Business Wire
letgo Raises $100 Million in Series A Funding from NaspersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--letgo, an easy to use and highly visual mobile app f
letgo Raises $100 Million in Series A Funding from Naspers
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--letgo, an easy to use and highly visual mobile app for buying and selling items locally, today announced that it raised $100 million in Series A funding from Naspers Limited (“Naspers”) (JSE:NPN, LSE:NPSN), one of the most... Read more
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TechCrunch
Mobile App Letgo Raises $100 Million From Naspers To Take Over Classifieds In The U.S.Can a mobile classified app topple the behemoth that is Craigslist? An company
Mobile App Letgo Raises $100 Million From Naspers To Take Over Classifieds In The U.S.
TechCrunch / Posted 9 hours ago
Can a mobile classified app topple the behemoth that is Craigslist? An company called letgo aims to find out. Its app, which lets users buy and sell items locally, has quietly grown to over 2 million downloads since its launch earlier this year. And... Read more
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Computer Business Review
UK cloud security company CensorNet raises £2m in fundingTalis Capital led Series A funding round, with Vasile Foca appointed to CensorN
UK cloud security company CensorNet raises £2m in funding
Computer Business Review / Posted 11 hours ago
Talis Capital led Series A funding round, with Vasile Foca appointed to CensorNet board. The round was led by London-based Talis Capital, with existing investors and management participating. Talis Capital co-founder, Vasile Foca, will join the... Read more
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Mountain View Telegraph
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Coming Up
Mountain View Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
........................................................................................................................................................................................ Free lecture on history of Jemez The Friends of Tijeras Pueblo... Read more
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Business Wire
BIO Announces Presenting Companies for 14th Annual BIO Investor Forum“We have a superb slate of over 100 companies signed up to present at this year
BIO Announces Presenting Companies for 14th Annual BIO Investor Forum
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
“We have a superb slate of over 100 companies signed up to present at this year’s BIO Investor Forum, and a global group of investors are lining up to hear from them,” said BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood. “Based on current investor registration,... Read more
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EETimes.de
Serdes startup Credo raises $8 million September 03, 2015 // Peter Clarke Credo Semiconductor Inc. (Milpitas, Calif
Serdes startup Credo raises $8 million
EETimes.de / Posted 13 hours ago
September 03, 2015 // Peter Clarke Credo Semiconductor Inc. (Milpitas, Calif.), a developer of serializer-deserializer circuits, technology and IP cores, has raised $8 million in a Series A round of funding... Read more
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Finance Asia
High hopes pinned on fintech in MalaysiaThe Malaysian securities watchdog has high hopes that a new generation of finte
High hopes pinned on fintech in Malaysia
Finance Asia / Posted 13 hours ago
The Malaysian securities watchdog has high hopes that a new generation of fintech companies can turn the country into a regional Silicon Valley. The push into fintech -- short for “financial technology” -- tallies with Malaysia's growing need to... Read more
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Mashable
Get some irradiated 'Fallout' in your 'Monopoly' this fallA fast-dealing property trading game... set in a radioactive nuclear hellscape
Get some irradiated 'Fallout' in your 'Monopoly' this fall
Mashable / Posted 13 hours ago
A fast-dealing property trading game... set in a radioactive nuclear hellscape occupied by towering death lizards and chaingun-toting mutant beefcakes. Beloved board game Monopoly gets a special, Fallout-themed "Collector's Edition" in November,... Read more
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MedCity News
UAW proposes healthcare Co-Op, Novartis launches biosimilar drug in U.S. to boost white blood cell countPerhaps with a view to the Cadillac Tax on the horizon, the United Auto Workers
UAW proposes healthcare Co-Op, Novartis launches biosimilar drug in U.S. to boost white blood cell count
MedCity News / Posted 15 hours ago
Perhaps with a view to the Cadillac Tax on the horizon, the United Auto Workers Union is floating the idea of a healthcare Co-Op to the three largest car makers. The joint purchasing group would cover factory and white-collar workers as well as... Read more
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International Business Times
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End to receive single-player DLC on back of The Last Of Us Single-player downloadable content (DLC) has never been released for Naughty Do
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End to receive single-player DLC on back of The Last Of Us
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Single-player downloadable content (DLC) has never been released for Naughty Dog's Uncharted series. But that is set to change with next year's fourth part in the series, A Thief's End. Arne Meyer, community strategist at the developer, has explained... Read more
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The Chronicle
Arts Annex debuts free student workshopsThe Arts Annex sits on top of a hill between East and West Campus and offers st
Arts Annex debuts free student workshops
The Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
The Arts Annex sits on top of a hill between East and West Campus and offers students a place to explore their artistic side. This Fall the Arts Annex is opening up its space not only to Duke students, but to the Durham community. The Annex will be... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Kinston a new foodie destinationThis town of 22,000 in Lenoir County has become something of a tourist destinat
Kinston a new foodie destination
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 22 hours ago
This town of 22,000 in Lenoir County has become something of a tourist destination in the past couple of years, driven primarily by the acclaimed restaurant run by Howard and her husband Ben Knight, as well as the award-winning brewery. If all of... Read more
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Artvoice
Hawkeye: Rio BravoBy Matt Fraction (Author), David Aja (Illustrator) Marvel Comics (Publisher)
Hawkeye: Rio Bravo
Artvoice / Posted 23 hours ago
By Matt Fraction (Author), David Aja (Illustrator) Marvel Comics (Publisher) Clint Barton, the hero known as Hawkeye, was originally introduced way back in 1964 as a reluctant villain in a battle with Iron Man. Since then, Hawkeye has been a team... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Fall forward, continuedThis week we offer our second round of fall preview pieces in Arts & Culture. I
Fall forward, continued
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
This week we offer our second round of fall preview pieces in Arts & Culture. In these pages you'll find coming attractions in fall films, art museum shows, and the San Francisco Symphony and Opera seasons. Here are a few more highlights in classical... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Piedmont: Annual Education Speaker Series kicks off Sept. 15PIEDMONT -- Piedmont's annual Education Speaker Series kicks off Sept. 15 with
Piedmont: Annual Education Speaker Series kicks off Sept. 15
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
PIEDMONT -- Piedmont's annual Education Speaker Series kicks off Sept. 15 with a subject popular today in meditation and psychology circles -- mindfulness. It's a topic that parents and educators have wanted to hear more about since the speakers... Read more
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CBS Sports
Tourists ask A-Rod to take photo ... of themselvesThe Yankees are in Boston to play the Red Sox this week, and at some point duri
Tourists ask A-Rod to take photo ... of themselves
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
The Yankees are in Boston to play the Red Sox this week, and at some point during the series A-Rod took a tour of Harvard. While there, two tourists asked Rodriguez for a photo. But not with him. Just a photo of them on campus. Check it out: Surely... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Beware of These 6 Assumptions in Your StartupEnter the Project Grow Challenge presented by Entrepreneur and Canon USA for a
Beware of These 6 Assumptions in Your Startup
Entrpreneur / Posted yesterday
Enter the Project Grow Challenge presented by Entrepreneur and Canon USA for a chance to win up to $25,000 in funding for your business. Deadline is Sept. 15 2015. Click here to enter. It’s easier to dream than to do, and by necessity, entrepreneurs... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Earthlings Flock to Facebook by the BillionFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced that for the first time more
Earthlings Flock to Facebook by the Billion
E-Commerce Times / Posted yesterday
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced that for the first time more than a billion people had used the site on a single day. The counter hit the milestone earlier in the week, on Monday. Nearly 1.5 billion users log on at least once... Read more
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CNET
Acer Revo Build (M1-601The idea of a modular PC, where different sections and components can be swappe
Acer Revo Build (M1-601
CNET / Posted yesterday
The idea of a modular PC, where different sections and components can be swapped out quickly and easily, has been talked about for a long time, without ever being commercially viable. Acer is taking a new stab at the idea with its Revo Build Series,... Read more
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The Hindu
Ratan Tata invests in HolachefChairman Emeritus of Tata Sons Ratan Tata has made a personal investment of an
Ratan Tata invests in Holachef
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons Ratan Tata has made a personal investment of an undisclosed amount in the online marketplace for chefs Holachef. Launched in September 2014 by Saurabh Saxena and Anil Gelra, Holachef has seen substantial growth in... Read more
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Salon.com
Enough with the Kermit-Piggy-Denise drama: Why are we so eager to ruin the Muppets with this tabloid nonsense?This was cute for about thirty seconds, several weeks ago. But if you are reall
Enough with the Kermit-Piggy-Denise drama: Why are we so eager to ruin the Muppets with this tabloid nonsense?
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
This was cute for about thirty seconds, several weeks ago. But if you are really determined to run this thing into the ground, then godspeed, Muppets, because I am breaking up with you. Most of us who grew up on Jim Henson’s beloved characters are... Read more
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The News & Observer
A photograph inspired Durham filmmaker’s ‘Althea’ documentary | News & Observer September 2, 2015 Althea Gibson defeated Millicent Mille
A photograph inspired Durham filmmaker’s ‘Althea’ documentary
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer September 2, 2015 Althea Gibson defeated Millicent Miller, mother of Rex Miller, at a tennis tournament... Read more
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The Huffington Post
'Game Of Thrones' Reportedly Casts Major Villain For Season 6So what does this all mean? The appearance of Euron means Balon Greyjoy, Theon
'Game Of Thrones' Reportedly Casts Major Villain For Season 6
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
So what does this all mean? The appearance of Euron means Balon Greyjoy, Theon's dad, is finally going to meet the drowned god permanently. (Yeah. He dead.) The dude actually dies in George R.R. Martin's third book in the A Song of Ice and Fire... Read more
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Business Standard India
Prospects, not a sure betIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Prospects, not a sure bet
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pain in the 'drive'India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Pain in the 'drive'
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Don't become a pawnIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Don't become a pawn
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Booster doseIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Booster dose
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Dog daysIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Dog days
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Divine interventionIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Divine intervention
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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Business Standard India
Attention to detailIndia must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08
Attention to detail
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
India must develop structured multilateralism to its defence buys The 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world's economic scenario, argues the writer in the first instalment of a two-part series A new government is always... Read more
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The Daily Review
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility veh
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'
The Daily Review / Posted yesterday
The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility vehicles have been alerted that, at long last, they can choose their paint color, wheel size and whether they want to drive ludicrously fast. The start of configuration is a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Pitch Your Startup In The TC Radio Pitch-Off On Sirius XMI’m often told I have a face for radio, which works out well given that TechCru
Pitch Your Startup In The TC Radio Pitch-Off On Sirius XM
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
I’m often told I have a face for radio, which works out well given that TechCrunch has its own radio show on Sirius XM each week. On Tuesdays, John Biggs and I head to midtown to host TechCrunch Radio on Sirius XM Insight 121, which includes the... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility veh
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'
San Jose Mercury News / Posted yesterday
The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility vehicles have been alerted that, at long last, they can choose their paint color, wheel size and whether they want to drive ludicrously fast. The start of configuration is a... Read more
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City Pulse
Past presentThe Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, tucked into a corner of Michigan State Uni
Past present
City Pulse / Posted yesterday
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, tucked into a corner of Michigan State University’s historic East Circle, represents a clash between past and future, and plenty of ink has been spilled debating whether the sleek metal structure fits in its... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Extraordinary New Car Bargains on Outgoing 2015 Models End of Summer Brings Huge Discounts to Car Shoppers as Dealers Clear 2015 Veh
Extraordinary New Car Bargains on Outgoing 2015 Models
The Auto Channel / Posted yesterday
End of Summer Brings Huge Discounts to Car Shoppers as Dealers Clear 2015 Vehicles for Redesigned 2016 Models MORE INFO SANTA MONICA, CA -- Sept. 2, 2015: Car shoppers looking for great deals... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tesla Model X buyers start picking options for $132,000 SUVThe first customers who reserved Tesla’s Model X all-electric sport utility veh
Tesla Model X buyers start picking options for $132,000 SUV
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
The first customers who reserved Tesla’s Model X all-electric sport utility vehicles have been alerted that, at long last, they can choose their paint colour, wheel size and whether they want to drive ludicrously fast. The start of configuration is... Read more
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The Mercury News
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility veh
First Tesla Model X buyers now picking colors, 'ludicrous mode'
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
The first customers who reserved Tesla's Model X all-electric sport utility vehicles have been alerted that, at long last, they can choose their paint color, wheel size and whether they want to drive ludicrously fast. The start of configuration is a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Roost Raises $5.5M To Retrofit Dumb Gadgets Into Smart GadgetsIn 2014 the Roost Smart Battery accumulated nearly $100,000 in Kickstarter pled
Roost Raises $5.5M To Retrofit Dumb Gadgets Into Smart Gadgets
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
In 2014 the Roost Smart Battery accumulated nearly $100,000 in Kickstarter pledges. But that was just the start for Roost. Today the company is announcing a $5.5 million Series A lead by RPM Ventures as the company expands its operations and gears up... Read more
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MacNN
Toshiba completely refreshes desktop, laptop hard drive linesEntire lineup replaced by new models, up to 6TB capacityToshiba's Digital Produ
Toshiba completely refreshes desktop, laptop hard drive lines
MacNN / Posted yesterday
Entire lineup replaced by new models, up to 6TB capacityToshiba's Digital Products Division announced today four new performance internal hard disk drive models. The new lineup includes three desktop and one mobile option, with up to 6TB of storage.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain's most common banknote goes plasticThe £10 polymer note featuring author Jane Austen is expected to enter circulat
Britain's most common banknote goes plastic
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The £10 polymer note featuring author Jane Austen is expected to enter circulation in 2017. The £20 note is Britain's most common tender, with around 1.9 billion in circulation at the end of February, compared with 737 million £10 notes, according... Read more
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CNET
Acer Predator Z35 PreviewA top-notch PC gaming set-up is nothing without a first-rate monitor, and if yo
Acer Predator Z35 Preview
CNET / Posted yesterday
A top-notch PC gaming set-up is nothing without a first-rate monitor, and if you're in the market for a lavish upgrade, Acer's got you covered. At IFA 2015 in Berlin, the company announced two new series to its Predator gaming monitor lineup. With a... Read more
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Sporting Life
Moeen and England offer value England and Moeen Ali provide the betting value ahead of the England v Austra
Moeen and England offer value
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
England and Moeen Ali provide the betting value ahead of the England v Australia one-day international series, says our tipster Andy Schooler. England v Australia. Click here to bet.Moeen Ali: Comes back into the side... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Health briefs, Sept. 2Dr. Rivera joins Park Ridge Health Dr. Kathya Rivera is one of the newest spec
Health briefs, Sept. 2
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
Dr. Rivera joins Park Ridge Health Dr. Kathya Rivera is one of the newest specialists to join Park Ridge Health. Dr. Rivera is an endocrinologist specializing in diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Rivera is board-certified in internal medicine and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ratan Tata invests in food-tech start-up HolachefRatan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, has made a personal investment of a
Ratan Tata invests in food-tech start-up Holachef
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, has made a personal investment of an undisclosed amount in food-tech start-up, Holachef. The portal is like a marketplace for professional and amateur chefs to sell meals. Saurabh Saxena, Co-founder and... Read more
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TechCrunch
Wi-Fi Sharing Community Instabridge Locates $3M Series AInstabridge, the WiFi sharing community and mobile app, appears to be on somewh
Wi-Fi Sharing Community Instabridge Locates $3M Series A
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
Instabridge, the WiFi sharing community and mobile app, appears to be on somewhat of a roll, including (and perhaps unsurprisingly) finding a lot of traction in developing markets where the draw to Wi-Fi over cellular data is particularly prevalent.... Read more
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TechCrunch
UniversalAvenue, The On-Demand Sales Force App, Picks Up Further $5M FundingUniversalAvenue is playing squarely in the on-demand economy with an app and se
UniversalAvenue, The On-Demand Sales Force App, Picks Up Further $5M Funding
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
UniversalAvenue is playing squarely in the on-demand economy with an app and service that lets companies, including startups, hire sales people (or ‘brand ambassadors’) on-demand. In the same way, perhaps, that Uber is disrupting traditional taxi... Read more
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Asian Venture Capital Journal
Korean start-ups: Pursuing critical massA handful of Korean start-ups have achieved valuations in excess of $1 billion
Korean start-ups: Pursuing critical mass
Asian Venture Capital Journal / Posted yesterday
A handful of Korean start-ups have achieved valuations in excess of $1 billion as investors look to leverage a mobile-centric consumer base. But how many unicorns can this market accommodate? From "Gangnam Style" pop culture to beauty balm creams,... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Potential New Species of Dinosaur Transported to Billings A potential new species of dinosaur excavated in central Montana is now in Bi
Potential New Species of Dinosaur Transported to Billings
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
A potential new species of dinosaur excavated in central Montana is now in Billings. A potential new species of dinosaur excavated in... Read more
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