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Facebook invests in audio with short-form Soundbites feature, podcast support, and a Clubhouse clone

Facebook invests in audio with short-form Soundbites feature, podcast support, and a Clubhouse clone

9 seconds ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Facebook today officially announced a suite of new audio products - an indication that it's taking the threat from Clubhouse and other audio platforms more seriously. The...
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These three investors think founders need some TLC

18 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Venture capital is a networks business - from networks of founders to the web of investors and angels and gossamer threads of potential customers, talent, and service...
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European VC soars in Q1

European VC soars in Q1

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch

A stunning first quarter in venture capital funding was not restricted to the United States; Europe also had one hell of a start to the year. According to data from Dealroom...
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Amazon buys nine ULA rocket launches for its space internet satellites

Amazon buys nine ULA rocket launches for its space internet satellites

2 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

Photo by Paul Hennessy / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images Amazon bought nine launches from the Boeing-Lockheed joint venture United Launch Alliance to send its...
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Kerb-to-kitchen robots and the next big step for online retail

2 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Online groceries company Ocado is further expanding its investments in new technologies to automate as much of the delivery process as possible.
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Knox Financial raises $10M to take the pain out of being a landlord

Knox Financial raises $10M to take the pain out of being a landlord

2 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

We've all heard the phrase “passive income” to describe how people can make money by owning rental properties. Many Americans would love to passively earn money, but the...
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How Klaviyo used data and no-code to transform owned marketing

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Email is the communication medium that refuses to die. “Eventually, every technology is trumped by something new and better. And I feel that email is ready to be trumped. But...
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How Klaviyo transformed from a lifestyle business into a $4.15B email titan

How Klaviyo transformed from a lifestyle business into a $4.15B email titan

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Startups are stories of feverish dreams and obsessive fears. Short of hearing it from the source, a glimpse into the inbox of a founder would be the best way to experience the...
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Microsoft will invest $1 billion in Malaysia over the next 5 years

Microsoft will invest $1 billion in Malaysia over the next 5 years

4 hours ago   |   Windows Central   |   5 articles

Microsoft's $1 billion investment is the largest that it's ever been part of in Malaysia. What you need to know Microsoft will invest $1 billion in Malaysia over the next five...
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Zoom launches $100 million Zoom Apps fund to spur growth in developer ecosystem

4 hours ago   |   ZDnet   |   2 articles

The Zoom Apps Fund will invest in developer partners with viable products and early market traction, with portfolio companies receiving between $250,000 and $2.5 million.
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Microsoft begins rolling out web-based Xbox cloud game streaming for PC and...

Microsoft begins rolling out web-based Xbox cloud game streaming for PC and iOS this week

Microsoft's Xbox cloud gaming service launched last fall, allowing Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers to stream PC and console-quality games to mobile devices. But up until... Read more ...

Fitbit Luxe is a fitness and wellness tracker with a fashion focus

Fitbit Luxe is a fitness and wellness tracker with a fashion focus

Fitbit has announced the latest addition to its fitness tracker portfolio in the form of the Fitbit Luxe, joining the Fitbit Charge 4 and cheaper Fitbit Inspire 2. The slim and... Read more ...

PlayStation to continue PS3, Vita digital storefronts

PlayStation to continue PS3, Vita digital storefronts

This is great news for game preservation efforts. What you need to know Sony announced in March that it had plans to close the PS3, PS Vita, and PSP digital storefronts over... Read more ...

Google Photos Adds A Dedicated Document Hub To Easily Find Documents

Google Photos Adds A Dedicated Document Hub To Easily Find Documents

Google Photos is one of the most popular cloud photo backup apps. It is used by many, and all those who use it would be glad to know that Google Photos is getting a dedicated... Read more ...

Respawn Announces Apex Legends Mobile

Respawn Announces Apex Legends Mobile

Apex Legends recently amassed over 100 million players worldwide and, once again, the success story is getting another chapter; but this time, in the form of a mobile port... Read more ...

Apple allows Parler back into App Store after new moderation promises

Apple allows Parler back into App Store after new moderation promises

Apple plans to allow Parler back into the App Store, having expunged the Twitter-rivaling social network in January over accusations it was used by January 6 US Capitol... Read more ...

The Fitbit Luxe proves that fitness trackers don't have to be basic

The Fitbit Luxe proves that fitness trackers don't have to be basic

The most advanced, fashionable Fitbit tracker to date. What you need to know Fitbit just announced a stylish, high-end fitness tracker called the Luxe. The new Luxe is the... Read more ...

Should you buy the OnePlus Watch or Galaxy Watch Active 2?

Should you buy the OnePlus Watch or Galaxy Watch Active 2?

Full smartwatch experience Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 $197 at Amazon Pros GPS, HRM, NFC Optional LTE Two size options App support Activity/sleep tracking Cons More... Read more ...

New Call of Duty may release on last-gen - hurting PS5 and Xbox Series X...

New Call of Duty may release on last-gen - hurting PS5 and Xbox Series X versions

Call of Duty 2021 could be split into two versions across current and last generation consoles, according to a known leaker. Read more ...

Apple Spring Loaded event: what to expect tomorrow

Apple Spring Loaded event: what to expect tomorrow

New iPads, AirPods, Macs and more. Read more ...