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Stripe Lands New Funding At $5B Valuation And Partnership With Visa

technewsi.altervista.org — Payment processing company Stripe is now valued $5 billion following its latest round of financing. Beyond adding more money to its coffers, the five-year-old company inked a deal with Visa which will see the duo work together on a range of proje...

Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Biggest Rival In China, Launches Personal Chauffeur Service

technewsi.altervista.org — Enjoy the convenience of Uber but own a car? There might be something in China for you. Didi Kuaidi, Uber's biggest rival in the world's most populous country, has launched a personal chauffeur service, its latest in a series of effor...

Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Biggest Rival In China, Launches Personal Chauffeur Service

techcrunch.com — Enjoy the convenience of Uber but own a car? There might be something in China for you. Didi Kuaidi, Uber's biggest rival in the world's most populous country, has launched a personal chauffeur service, its latest in a series of efforts to diversify its business.
Jul 28, 2015

RT @TechCrunch: Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Biggest Rival In China, Launches Personal Chauffeur Service tcrn.ch/1GXfdDQ by @jonrussell

Stripe Lands New Funding At $5B Valuation And Partnership With Visa

techcrunch.com — Payment processing company Stripe is now valued $5 billion following its latest round of financing. Beyond adding more money to its coffers, the five-year-old company inked a deal with Visa which will see the duo work together on a range of projects, including digital transactions and security.

OnePlus’ Follow-Up, OnePlus 2, Looks Like Another Promising Smartphone

technewsi.altervista.org — OnePlus, the China-based smartphone maker that sold more than 1.5 million units of its debut device, has finally launched its follow-up: the OnePlus 2. Read More

Samsung Set To Unveil New Galaxy Note Smartphone On August 13

technewsi.altervista.org — It looks like Samsung will unveil the latest version of its Galaxy Note phablet series - and potentially a new addition to that product family - on August 13. Read More

OnePlus’ Follow-Up, OnePlus 2, Looks Like Another Promising Smartphone

techcrunch.com — OnePlus, the China-based smartphone maker that sold more than 1.5 million units of its debut device, has finally launched its follow-up: the OnePlus 2. The company first phone drew plaudits for delivering the specs and experience that compete with some of the best in the industry at a mere $300 price point.

Samsung Set To Unveil New Galaxy Note Smartphone On August 13

techcrunch.com — It looks like Samsung will unveil the latest version of its Galaxy Note phablet series - and potentially a new addition to that product family - on August 13. That's the date that the company is teasing for its latest "Unpacked 2015″ which takes place at the Lincoln Center in New York.

After Internet.org Backlash, Facebook Opens Portal To Court More Operators

technewsi.altervista.org — Facebook is marking the one-year anniversary of the launch of its Internet.org service, which enables free mobile access to a selection of web services in emerging markets, with a push to bring more mobile operators into the project. Read More ...

After Internet.org Backlash, Facebook Opens Portal To Court More Operators

techcrunch.com — Facebook is marking the one-year anniversary of the launch of its Internet.org service, which enables free mobile access to a selection of web services in emerging markets, with a push to bring more mobile operators into the project.
Jul 27, 2015

RT @TechCrunch: After Internet․org Backlash, Facebook Opens Portal To Court More Operators tcrn.ch/1MRscvI by @jonrussell

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Jul 28, 2015

RT @TechCrunch: Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Biggest Rival In China, Launches Personal Chauffeur Service tcrn.ch/1GXfdDQ by @jonrussell

Jul 28, 2015

RT @Steve_Dunthorne: Happy Christmas! Engineer who wandered off with $500k from security van 'thought it was a giveaway' m.scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMP_News

Jul 27, 2015

TIL: American people really don’t pronounce ‘Chile’ properly

Jul 27, 2015

My intrepid/globetrotting colleague @jshieber is in Nigeria scoping out the tech scene on.tcrn.ch/l/iaHl



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