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I write about startups (for TechCrunch) and monsters (for myself). Pitches: anthonyha@techcrunch.com

NewsCred Raises $42M As It Sets Its Sights Beyond Content Marketing

technewsi.altervista.org — NewsCred is announcing that it has raised $42 million in additional equity funding. Founded in 2008, NewsCred started out as a system for readers to rate the credibility of every online publication and story. It shifted focus a couple of times ...

NewsCred Raises $42M As It Sets Its Sights Beyond Content Marketing

techcrunch.com — NewsCred is announcing that it has raised $42 million in additional equity funding. The round was led by FTV Capital. Existing investors FirstMark Capital, InterWest Partners, and Mayfield Fund also participated.. FTV partner Liron Gitig is joining NewsCred's board of directors.

Agent Q Is A Virtual Assistant That’s Focused On Helping You Shop Online

technewsi.altervista.org — It seems like everyone wants to build a virtual assistant that you communicate with via text message. In the case of New York City startup Agent Q, it's an assistant that helps you shop online. Co-founders said Rémi Cossart and Pramod Tham...

Agent Q Is A Virtual Assistant That’s Focused On Helping You Shop Online

techcrunch.com — It seems like everyone wants to build a virtual assistant that you communicate with via text message. In the case of New York City startup Agent Q, it's an assistant that helps you shop online. Co-founders said Rémi Cossart and Pramod Thammaiah pitch their service as a combination of Magic and Consumer Reports.

MoPub Founder Jim Payne Joins Accel As An Entrepreneur In Residence

technewsi.altervista.org — Jim Payne left day-to-day operations at Twitter nearly a year ago, and now he's ready to work on his next company Not that Payne has been twiddling his thumbs since his departure - he's been advising startups and also making pl...

MoPub Founder Jim Payne Joins Accel As An Entrepreneur In Residence

techcrunch.com — Jim Payne left day-to-day operations at Twitter nearly a year ago, and now he's ready to work on his next company Not that Payne has been twiddling his thumbs since his departure - he's been advising startups and also making plans of his own, for a startup has something to do in mobile video.
Sep 01, 2015

RT @Accel: Honored to welcome @Mopub founder @JimPayne back to the Accel family as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence – tcrn.ch/1N7CtYe via @anthonyha

Sep 01, 2015

MoPub Founder Jim Payne Joins Accel As An Entrepreneur In Residence techcrunch.com/2015/09/01/jim…

Trusted Lets Parents Book Vetted Babysitters At The Last Minute

techcrunch.com — Trusted is launching a new service for parents in search of high-quality babysitters - particularly parents who need to find someone ASAP. CEO Anand Iyer compared the startup's approach to the recently launched senior care service Honor.

Smaato Ad Report Shows Big Growth On The Mobile Web

technewsi.altervista.org — Ad spending on the mobile web doubled in the first half of 2015 (compared to the same period last year), according to a new report from Smaato. Specifically, Smaato saw its total ad spend split between 62 percent on apps and 38 percent on the...

Smaato Ad Report Shows Big Growth On The Mobile Web

techcrunch.com — Ad spending on the mobile web doubled in the first half of 2015 (compared to the same period last year), according to a new report from Smaato. Specifically, Smaato saw its total ad spend split between 62 percent on apps and 38 percent on the mobile web.

AOL Acquires Photo And Messaging Startup Kanvas Labs

technewsi.altervista.org — AOL is announcing another acquisition - Kanvas Labs, maker of mobile social apps. An AOL spokesperson told me that the company will continue to offer the existing Kanvas Labs products. Those include photo editing app Kanvas; Kanvas Keyboa...
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Sep 02, 2015

RT @KimKierkegaard: Finally disproving the rumor that they are the same person. twitter.com/FallonTonight/…

Sep 02, 2015

@alex Tie between Metropolis and 2001, with Blade Runner breathing down their necks.

Sep 01, 2015

Before the night session at the US Open (from the IBM suite) instagram.com/p/7GtXs_AdPw/

Sep 01, 2015

@panzer When you say friends outside the city who’re un-interested in building public social graphs, do you mean serial killers? @mgsiegler

Sep 01, 2015

@edzitron into this contrarian defense of “don’t make fun of people who say offensive things"

Sep 01, 2015

@edzitron *without* having some of it slide into death threats and horrible insults. But that’s dumbed down ...

Sep 01, 2015

@edzitron Right, I think there’s a worthwhile question whether it’s possible to do widespread laughing and shaming online …

Sep 01, 2015

RT @Accel: Honored to welcome @Mopub founder @JimPayne back to the Accel family as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence – tcrn.ch/1N7CtYe via @anthonyha

Sep 01, 2015

@zykotak Email me! Address is in my Twitter profile.


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