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Gaming on a Gig: Google Fiber and SHIELD serve up GeForce NOW with Dazzling Speed

blogs.nvidia.com — If you're consuming streaming media, we built the NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV box for you. But you want more than music, movies and apps; you want the Netflix of games, backed by powerful cloud-gaming supercomputers streaming AAA blockbuster titles straight to your TV. That's where GeForce NOW, our revolutionary new service, comes in.

Tegra X1 Brings 256-Core Maxwell-Powered Graphics and Gaming to Google’s New Pixel C

blogs.nvidia.com — Our GPUs power cutting-edge supercomputers, digital cockpits in a new generation of automobiles, incredible virtual reality experiences and our smart TV console. Now you can get our Maxwell GPU architecture - the world's most advanced - in Google's first Android device focused on productivity, the .

Yahoo Nears Investment in Snapchat

wsj.com — Internet Portal Part of Fundraising Talks That Value Messaging App at $10 Billion Yahoo Inc. plans to reinvest a small portion of the cash it made from an early bet on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. in another fast-growing startup: Snapchat Inc. The Internet portal has committed to an investment in Snapchat at a $10 billion valuation,...
Jul 28, 2015

RT @myurow: December 2014: Yahoo invests in Snapchat wsj.com/articles/yahoo…. July 2015: Snapchat drops Yahoo from Discover adage.com/article/digita…

Online payments startup Stripe raises new funds at $5 billion valuation

marketwatch.com — Online-payments startup Stripe Inc. said it had raised new funding that values the five-year-old company at $5 billion from investors including Visa Inc. and venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Existing investors Sequoia Capital and American Express Co. also participated in the round, which a Stripe spokeswoman said raised less than $100 million.
Jul 28, 2015

Square reportedly files for an IPO, meanwhile Stripe raises new funds at $5 billion valuation. on.mktw.net/1DLrLy2

Online Payments Startup Stripe Raises New Funds at $5 Billion Valuation

Jul 28, 2015

RT @ScottThurm: And the beat goes on. Stripe raises at $5 bln, up from $3.6 bln in December on.wsj.com/1Iom1ev via @dmac1 et al

Jul 28, 2015

RT @ScottThurm: And the beat goes on. Stripe raises at $5 bln, up from $3.6 bln in December on.wsj.com/1Iom1ev via @dmac1 et al

Jul 28, 2015

And the beat goes on. Stripe raises at $5 bln, up from $3.6 bln in December on.wsj.com/1Iom1ev via @dmac1 et al

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Payments startup Square files for IPO confidentially

marketwatch.com — Payments startup Square Inc. is aiming to end this year's drought in prominent initial public offerings for tech companies. The San Francisco maker of credit card-reading devices has filed to hold an IPO, a person familiar with the matter said.

Payments Startup Square Files Confidential IPO

wsj.com — Payments startup Square Inc. is aiming to end this year's drought in prominent initial public offerings for tech companies. The San Francisco maker of credit card-reading devices has filed to hold an IPO, a person familiar with the matter said.

Uber, in Deal, Averts Curb in New York

wsj.com — Uber Technologies Inc. struck a last-minute deal to avert a cap on new car-service vehicles in New York City Wednesday, a limitation the company claimed would stunt its growth in the country's biggest taxi market.
Jul 22, 2015

Uber, in deal, averts curb on new car-service vehicles in New York on.wsj.com/1CQRRos via @WSJ w/@dmac1

Jul 22, 2015

RT @AndrewTangel: Uber, in deal, averts curb on new car-service vehicles in New York on.wsj.com/1CQRRos via @WSJ w/@dmac1

Jul 22, 2015

Uber, in deal, averts curb on new car-service vehicles in New York on.wsj.com/1CQRRos via @WSJ

Jul 23, 2015

Uber, in deal, averts curb on new car-service vehicles in New York on.wsj.com/1CQRRos via @WSJ

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Yahoo loss narrows as revenue rises

marketwatch.com — Marissa Mayer is finally seeing some growth at Yahoo Inc.--but it is coming at a cost. The company on Tuesday reported its revenue, minus commissions paid to partners for Web traffic, edged higher in the second quarter, only the second time sales have grown in the past five periods.
Jul 21, 2015

Yahoo sales growing, but traffic acquisition costs are growing even faster - up more than 4X in 1 year! on.mktw.net/1LAYSuI $YHOO

Jul 21, 2015

RT @jowens510: Yahoo sales growing, but traffic acquisition costs are growing even faster - up more than 4X in 1 year! on.mktw.net/1LAYSuI $YHOO

Yahoo Posts a Loss, but Revenue Rises

wsj.com — Marissa Mayer is finally seeing some growth at Yahoo Inc.-but it is coming at a cost. The company on Tuesday reported its revenue, minus commissions paid to partners for Web traffic, edged higher in the second quarter, only the second time sales have grown in the past five periods.
Jul 21, 2015

RT @WSJD: Mayer is finally seeing some growth at Yahoo—but it's coming at a cost. It paid $200M to acquire traffic this quarter on.wsj.com/1KiIdgR

Jul 21, 2015

RT @dmac1: Yahoo is finally seeing some growth, with sales rising for 2nd time in last 5 quarters —but it is coming at a cost on.wsj.com/1KiIdgR

Jul 21, 2015

Yahoo is finally seeing some growth, with sales rising for 2nd time in last 5 quarters —but it is coming at a cost on.wsj.com/1KiIdgR

Jul 21, 2015

RT @dmac1: Yahoo is finally seeing some growth, with sales rising for 2nd time in last 5 quarters —but it is coming at a cost on.wsj.com/1KiIdgR

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Feb 10, 2016

@egmaes always a good idea to listen to @ginab she's super smart

Feb 10, 2016

Lyft is the first company whose shares Andreessen Horowitz has sold in secondary market. Result of IPO dearth or sign of faltering optimism?

Feb 10, 2016

New on @WSJD: Andreessen, Thiel sold $148 million in Lyft shares last December on.wsj.com/1nZPBEG w/ @RolfeWinkler

Feb 09, 2016

@CaseyNewton @om Isn't it more likely people didn't attend because last year's show was a train wreck?

Feb 09, 2016

@mrinaldesai This happens on internal emails all day long but you may be the first to confuse @bobmcmillan and me on Twitter =)

Feb 09, 2016

RT @perlberg: Viacom is going to start selling ads on behalf of Snapchat on.wsj.com/1Qod7C0

Feb 08, 2016

Forever grateful to our outgoing bureau chief & fearless leader @jkrim for building one hell of a tech news team. Wish you luck and success

Feb 08, 2016

Congrats @jasonrdean, new @WSJ global tech editor and soon-to-be Chicago transplant. February is better out here =) pic.twitter.com/3EL2Q3ds55


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