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Federal Court Shuts Down Aereo’s Attempt At A Comeback

techcrunch.com — In an eleventh hour attempt to save its business following the Supreme Court's ruling that it was illegal, Aereo changed its tune and claimed to be a cable provider in a court filing last month. But the Second Circuit Court Of Appeals isn't hearing it.
Aug 21, 2014

Tech Crunch: Federal Court Shuts Down Aereo’s Attempt At A Comeback owl.li/2MbMG5

Aug 21, 2014

RT @TechCrunch: Federal Court Shuts Down Aereo's Attempt At A Comeback tcrn.ch/1pXvAfv by @Cat_Zakrzewski

FeeX Raises $6.5M Series B To Identify Hidden Fees In Users’ Retirement Accounts

techcrunch.com — FeeX, a service that helps users find and avoid hidden fees in their retirement accounts, announced today that it has raised $6.5 million in Series B funding. The round was led by Horizons Ventures, with participation by returning investor Blumberg Capital. This brings FeeX's total funding so far to $9.6 million.
Aug 22, 2014

#israeli startup FeeX Raises $6.5M Series B To Identify Hidden Fees In Users’ Retirement Accounts @TechCrunch techcrunch.com/2014/08/21/fee…

There Is One New Book On Amazon Every Five Minutes

techcrunch.com — In an interesting post, writer Claude Nougat estimated the total number of books on Amazon - about 3.4 million at last count (a number that could include apps as well) and then figured out how many books were added in a day.

This Robot Butler Tried To Get Me Drunk

techcrunch.com — The merry TechCrunch band took a trip to Cupertino this week to kick it with a small robot called Botlr made by robotics startup Savioke. The little android, outfitted with a fancy collar and racing stripes, brings small items from the front desk of the Aloft hotel, to the rooms of customers.
Aug 21, 2014

If I had to marry a robot, it would be this one tcrn.ch/1vo78Vd

Aug 21, 2014

RT @sarahbuhr: This Robot Butler Tried To Get Me Drunk techcrunch.com/2014/08/21/thi… via @alex note: it would be hard to do that. Alex can hold his own.

Aug 21, 2014

This Robot Butler Tried To Get Me Drunk techcrunch.com/2014/08/21/thi… via @alex note: it would be hard to do that. Alex can hold his own.