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Published: Mon, 29 May 2017 07:31:08 -0400

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Berlin-based Frontier Car Group, which builds and runs marketplaces for used cars in emerging markets, raises $22M (Mike Butcher/TechCrunch)

Mon, 29 May 2017 02:50:07 -0400

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(image) Mike Butcher / TechCrunch:
Berlin-based Frontier Car Group, which builds and runs marketplaces for used cars in emerging markets, raises $22M  —  European founders, adept at launching startups which cross many international borders are fast ganging a reputation for launching in emerging markets.
















VCs invested over $300M last year in startups building apps, monitoring devices, and services to improve sleep (TechCrunch)

Sun, 28 May 2017 19:10:06 -0400

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VCs invested over $300M last year in startups building apps, monitoring devices, and services to improve sleep  —  A lot of startups are pitching ways to put us to sleep lately.  In response, investors are perking up and writing big checks.  —  Call it Big Sleep.




Sources: DirecTV Now lost 3K customers in February while growth in March was roughly flat (Bloomberg)

Sun, 28 May 2017 17:05:10 -0400

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Sources: DirecTV Now lost 3K customers in February while growth in March was roughly flat  —  New subscribers to web-TV service have slowed in early 2017  —  AT&T CEO: We've ‘pulled back’ on marketing after fast start  —  AT&T Inc.'s live online video service, DirecTV Now …







How blockchain-based tokens will transform the financing of technology (Balaji S. Srinivasan)

Sun, 28 May 2017 14:40:06 -0400

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(image) Balaji S. Srinivasan:
How blockchain-based tokens will transform the financing of technology  —  Tokens are early today, but will transform technology tomorrow.  —  In 2014, we wrote that “Bitcoin is more than money, and more than a protocol.  It's a model and platform for true crowdfunding—open, distributed, and liquid all the way.”







Chetan Sharma: after 17 straight years of QoQ growth, cellular data revenues dropped in Q1 2017 (Karl Bode/Techdirt)

Sun, 28 May 2017 09:40:16 -0400

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Chetan Sharma: after 17 straight years of QoQ growth, cellular data revenues dropped in Q1 2017  —  We've noted for some time how T-Mobile's crazy idea to be nice to consumers (well, if you exclude their attacks on the EFF and net neutrality) has been a great thing for American consumers.




Sources: Delivery Hero plans to announce by mid-June a Frankfurt IPO at a valuation of about $4.5B (Reuters)

Sun, 28 May 2017 07:45:05 -0400

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Sources: Delivery Hero plans to announce by mid-June a Frankfurt IPO at a valuation of about $4.5B  —  Online food takeaway firm Delivery Hero is set to float before the summer break in a deal valuing one of Europe's biggest start-ups at up to 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion), people close to the matter said on Tuesday.