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Private equity giant KKR is said to be in acquisition talks with medical site WebMD, according to a report from Reuters on Sunday. Shares of WebMD ticked up slightly in after-hours trading after the report. The price of the potential offer could not be learned, but the public market cap last >>
Mon, Jul 24, 2017
Source: TechCrunch
How do you teach people how to use an interface that's invisible? That's been the marketing communications problem for Apple since the day Siri became the first big mass-market voice assistant. They've taken stab after stab at it. The splash page that offers Siri suggestions if you activate it and >>
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
Source: TechCrunch
Grab, the ride-hailing company competing with Uber in Southeast Asia, has pulled in $2 billion of new financing from existing investors Didi Chuxing, the company that defeated Uber in China, and SoftBank. Didi said the round could expand by $500 million more with input from other existing backers and new >>
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
Source: TechCrunch
Many are familiar with the many adventurous innovations — zorbing, bungee jumping, and jet boating to name a few — that have come out of the Australian-New Zealand ecosystem. But, so did WiFi, black box flight recorders, cochlear implants, ultrasound technology, and even atom splitting. In recent years, the >>
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
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“Do people still play Pokémon go?” It's a question that pops up pretty much any time the game gets mentioned. The answer: yep! It's rarely the sidewalk-filling, flash mob-inducing hype monster that it was for a few weeks after launch — and that's probably better for everyone. But lots and >>
Sun, Jul 23, 2017
Source: TechCrunch