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Snapchat close to raising as much as $100 million at a jaw-dropping valuation
How Google searches 30 trillion web pages, 100 billion times a month

Wii U Sales Still Lousy

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Nintendo’s Wii U isn’t proving to be much of a successor to the 100-million selling Wii. New metrics from NPD suggest that sales of the console continue to disappoint. The market researcher said Friday that Wii U shipments rose over 40 percent month-over-month in February — encouraging news, were it...
Wii U Sales Still Lousy

Dropbox for iOS gets better support for PDFs and push notifications for shared folders

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Cloud storage service Dropbox has continued to increase the functionality of its iOS app after it introduced improved support for PDFs. The update improves the experience of viewing multiple pages with the addition of a Cover Flow-like layout to index them. In a subtle change the PDF viewer now has...
Dropbox for iOS gets better support for PDFs and push notifications for shared folders
Tim Cook confirms: Apple spending $100 million to build new Macs in Texas

NASA may get $100 million to drag an asteroid into orbit around the Moon for research purposes

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Good news: It appears that NASA may get the first chunk of money needed to kick off a project to snag an asteroid, put it in orbit around the Moon, and study it. Yes, this is precisely and exactly as cool as it sounds. According to the Christian Science Monitor,...
NASA may get $100 million to drag an asteroid into orbit around the Moon for research purposes
Dropbox launches developer conference to stay ahead in the storage wars
How Pixar made Monsters University, its latest technological marvel

Samsung Galaxy S4 announced: 5″ 441ppi screen, 13mp camera, 4G LTE support, rolls out this April

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Today at its Galaxy S event in New York, Samsung has officially announced the much-teased Galaxy S IV, featuring 4G LTE support, a 5″ 441ppi screen, a 7.9mm-thick body and a 13mp camera. The device weighs in at 130 grams and includes new infrared gesture, temperature and humidity sensors. According to Samsung’s JK Shin, the...
Samsung Galaxy S4 announced: 5″ 441ppi screen, 13mp camera, 4G LTE support, rolls out this April

Report: Yahoo's board agrees to pay $1.1 billion for Tumblr

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Yahoo’s board of directors has agreed to acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion, the Wall Street Journal and AllThingsD reported Sunday. The deal is expected to be announced Monday. Tumblr founder David Karp, who owns at least 25 percent of the company, has agreed to stay on for at least four years,...
Report: Yahoo's board agrees to pay $1.1 billion for Tumblr

UK businesses spent £814 million on online performance marketing in 2012: Report

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UK businesses spent £814 million – over a billion US dollars – on affiliate marketing and lead generation activities in 2012, according to a new report from the Internet Advertising Bureau UK (IAB) conducted by PwC. The report says that these activities generated £9 billion in sales and that consumers...
UK businesses spent £814 million on online performance marketing in 2012: Report
Yelp Reports Q4 Losses As Local Gets More Crowded Than Ever

Dots announces iPad and multiplayer versions as the game hits 250 million plays

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Dots, the addictive iOS game that came from the NYC team at Betaworks, has continued seeing upward growth stats and is announcing both a native iPad version and a multiplayer option for users to compete against each other. The team behind Dots plans to announce Thursday that the game hit...
Dots announces iPad and multiplayer versions as the game hits 250 million plays

Ad Buying Platform The Trade Desk Bulks Up With COO Hire

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Lots of investors are no longer that bullish on ad technology startups. But many of the startups say they’re seeing a rush of business, as ad buyers increasingly look to automate and speed up their purchases. Here’s one of them: The Trade Desk, a two-year-old ad buying platform that is...
Ad Buying Platform The Trade Desk Bulks Up With COO Hire

Foodpanda suits up with $20M to conquer online food delivery

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Online food delivery is a competitive space, not just for the employees racing to get customers food as fast as possible, but also for  startups trying to edge out the competition. Foodpanda has raised $20 million to continue expanding its delivery service around the globe. In the past few months,...
Foodpanda suits up with $20M to conquer online food delivery
Fab's eyes are bigger than its wallet. That's nothing $100 million can't fix

Venture capital investing tanks in Washington state in Q1, overtaken by Oregon

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Portland, Oregon. Photo via Radworld I’ve been covering the venture capital beat for nearly 15 years in the Pacific Northwest, through good times and bad. And this marks the very first time I’ve seen this occur. Oregon overtook Washington in terms of venture capital investing during the first quarter. Venture...
Venture capital investing tanks in Washington state in Q1, overtaken by Oregon
Tim Cook On Growth Of Apple Maps: "Usage Is Higher Prior To iOS 6 Release", Promises "Continued Improvements"

Elon Musk: The NYT Review Of The Model S Cost Tesla $100 Million (TSLA)

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Typically, a CEO likes to downplay bad news and say it's going to have no real impact on a company's business. Not Elon Musk! For some reason, the Tesla CEO wanted to exaggerate the damage of the New York Times' bad review of the Model S. In an interview with...
Elon Musk: The NYT Review Of The Model S Cost Tesla $100 Million (TSLA)

Windows 8 sucks: Perception or reality?

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Computers just aren't selling like they used to, and many critics, analysts, and longtime Windows users point the blame finger at one culprit in particular: Windows 8. Nobody's using Windows 8, they say. It's worse than New Coke, they say. PC shipments are cratering and it's all Windows 8's...
Windows 8 sucks: Perception or reality?

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AAPL, YHOO)

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Good morning! Here's the news: Yahoo defends its decision to ban workers from telecommuting. Someone is selling Google Glass on eBay in case you have a few thousand dollars to burn. Walt Mossberg reviewed the Pebble, a new smartwatch that syncs with your smartphone. He said it's nice, but has many...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AAPL, YHOO)
How Cater2.me is quietly scaling without venture capital

Spark Capital Raises $450 Million For Its 4th Fund To See Its Startups All The Way Through To Exit

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Spark Capital, a Boston-based venture capital firm, has raised $450 million for its its fourth and largest fund to date. The fund is about $100 million larger than Spark's last. General Partner Todd Dagres says that's because Spark has "figured out its sweet spot." It wants to ramp up its...
Spark Capital Raises $450 Million For Its 4th Fund To See Its Startups All The Way Through To Exit
White House BRAIN Initiative is a nice start, but it's too small and timid
Pinterest Is Now A $2.5 Billion Company
Snapchat Is Reportedly Close to Raking in $100 Million in Fresh Funding So Happy Friday!

Pinterest in Talks to Raise Funding at Valuation up to $2.5 Billion

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Online scrapbooking site Pinterest is in talks to raise a new round of financing at a $2 billion to $2.5 billion valuation, said people familiar with the matter. The talks are fluid and a deal isn’t finalized, said one of the people. The San Francisco company, which has exploded onto...
Pinterest in Talks to Raise Funding at Valuation up to $2.5 Billion

Ex-Hewlett boss Ray Lane in $100 million spat with IRS

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The former chairman of Hewlett-Packard is appealing an IRS claim his partnership was an improper tax shelter, according to Bloomberg report [Read more]...
Ex-Hewlett boss Ray Lane in $100 million spat with IRS

Microsoft wants to tell jury in patent contract case about Google's refusal to release $100M bond

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A week ago Microsoft formally requested the release of a $100 million bond it had posted about a year ago in connection with an anti-enforcement injunction against a patent injunction obtained by Motorola Mobility in Germany. Microsoft argues that the bond is no longer necessary because the United States District Court...
Microsoft wants to tell jury in patent contract case about Google's refusal to release $100M bond

Estimates peg 59M Windows 8 devices in use

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Microsoft this week said that it had sold 100 million licenses of Windows 8 in the operating system's first six months. But how many copies are being used?...
Estimates peg 59M Windows 8 devices in use
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