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SEC filings show Blockchain Capital has raised ~$85M for two funds, is seeking to raise $150M in total for both (Ari Levy/CNBC)

1 hour 29 min ago

Ari Levy / CNBC:
SEC filings show Blockchain Capital has raised ~$85M for two funds, is seeking to raise $150M in total for both  —  - According to SEC filings this week, the firm has raised about $85 million combined for the two funds.  — One of the funds — Blockchain Capital Parallel Fund IV …

Microsoft says it is in the "second half of the dev process" of testing mobile PCs made with Qualcomm ARM chips (Corinne Reichert/ZDNet)

2 hours 19 min ago

Corinne Reichert / ZDNet:
Microsoft says it is in the “second half of the dev process” of testing mobile PCs made with Qualcomm ARM chips  —  Windows 10 on Snapdragon is coming soon, with the always-connected PCs in the final stages of development and testing while Microsoft and Qualcomm enter discussions with carriers on sales channels.

WhatsApp to roll out real-time location sharing to Android and iOS users in coming weeks (Kunal Dua/NDTV Gadgets 360)

2 hours 54 min ago

Kunal Dua / NDTV Gadgets 360:
WhatsApp to roll out real-time location sharing to Android and iOS users in coming weeks  —  WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned messaging service, is giving its over 1 billion users another reason to keep coming back to the app multiple times a day: live location sharing.

Internal email details Twitter's plans to update rules on abuse, including expanding reporting options, hiding hate symbols behind warnings, more (Erin Griffith/Wired)

3 hours 19 min ago

Erin Griffith / Wired:
Internal email details Twitter's plans to update rules on abuse, including expanding reporting options, hiding hate symbols behind warnings, more  —  WHEN TWITTER COULD take credit for revolutionary political movements like the Arab Spring, it was easy for the company's executives to joke about their liberal stance on free speech.

JPMorgan Chase to acquire online payment startup WePay; source say deal is for more than WePay's 2015 valuation of ~$220M (Peter Rudegeair/Wall Street Journal)

3 hours 54 min ago

Peter Rudegeair / Wall Street Journal:
JPMorgan Chase to acquire online payment startup WePay; source say deal is for more than WePay's 2015 valuation of ~$220M  —  WePay, which serves e-commerce and crowdfunding customers, was valued at roughly $220 million in a 2015 fundraising  —  J.P. Morgan Chase JPM -.22% & Co …

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns, company spokesman says, after suspension following sexual harassment claim (Brian Stelter/CNNMoney)

5 hours 12 min ago

Brian Stelter / CNNMoney:
Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns, company spokesman says, after suspension following sexual harassment claim  —  Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, five days after he was suspended by the company after a producer accused him of sexual harassment, an Amazon spokesperson told CNN.

Uber board member Arianna Huffington says the firm will likely reach a deal with SoftBank within a week (Greg Bensinger/Wall Street Journal)

5 hours 54 min ago

Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Uber board member Arianna Huffington says the firm will likely reach a deal with SoftBank within a week  —  Uber board member Arianna Huffington says the Japanese firm could get a sizable stake in the ride-hailing firm  —  Media mogul Arianna Huffington said it's time to stop worshipping …

Facebook testing return of status messages, up to 101 characters, that can be set to expire (Alex Kantrowitz/BuzzFeed)

7 hours 9 min ago

Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook testing return of status messages, up to 101 characters, that can be set to expire  —  Facebook is testing a new “temporary profile status” feature that will allow its users to post ephemeral, text-only updates of up to 101 characters, a company spokesperson confirmed to BuzzFeed News Tuesday.

Facebook confirms it's testing a resume "work histories" feature for private sharing with job applications (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

8 hours 54 min ago

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook confirms it's testing a resume “work histories” feature for private sharing with job applications  —  As LinkedIn ads in video and other features to look a little more like Facebook, Facebook continues to take on LinkedIn in the world of social recruitment services.

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