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Vine創業者、サービス停止の報を受け「会社は売っちゃいけない!」とツイート | TechCrunch Japan

jp.techcrunch.com — Vineの創業者であるRus Yusupovが、Vineのシャットダウンについてごく短いツイートを行い、それに対して大量の反応が生じている。そのツイートとは「自分の会社は売るもんじゃない」(Don't sell your company!)というものだ。TechCrunchが取材を申し込むまで、YusupovもVineのサービス停止を知らなかったそうだ。 ...

Wall Street seems totally fine with Alphabet’s ad strategy after it reports a strong third quarter

techcrunch.com — Alphabet's strategy of trying to stuff the difference between mobile advertising value with additional clicks appears to still be paying off as the company once again showed Wall Street that it can make a ton of money and continue to grow.

It looks like Apple killed its cheapest laptop

techcrunch.com — Apple seems to have scrubbed the 11-inch MacBook Air from all of its online stores following its MacBook Pro presentation earlier today, and that the death of the 11-inch MacBook Air is official. At the event, Apple unveiled a series of new laptops, also including a thinner and more lightweight 13-inch MacBook Pro - which still had function keys rather than the touchpad in its higher-end models.

Twitter lays off 9% of its workforce as it posts a much-needed positive Q3

techcrunch.com — With Twitter's acquisition hopes essentially dead, the company now seems it's on its own to fend for itself and needs to figure out a way to build a reasonable and profitable business. Today, it got a much-needed good Q3 performance by largely beating Wall Street's expectations across the board.

Tesla says it actually posted a profit this quarter

techcrunch.com — Well that was unexpected - Tesla reported today in its third-quarter that it had earnings of 74 cents per share, compared to Wall Street's expectations of a loss of 54 cents per share. In other words: Tesla said it actually made a profit this quarter on a GAAP basis.

Snapchat is reportedly looking to raise as much as $4B in its upcoming IPO

techcrunch.com — In May earlier this year, Snapchat raised around $1.8 billion in a financing round that valued it at around $18 billion - and now it looks like that valuation could double in its upcoming IPO. Bloomberg is reporting that Snapchat is looking to raise as much as $4 billion in its initial public offering that could value it as high as $35 billion.

これがMagic Toolbarだ―Apple、新MacBook Proの画像をうっかりリーク

jp.techcrunch.com — macOSがSierra 12.1にアップデートされた際、システム・ファイルに2枚の重要な画像が隠されていたのをMacRumorsが 最初に発見した 。そういうわけで、上の写真が新MacBook Proだ。 すでに報じたとおり 、新しいMacBook ...

Tim Cook ‘not sure’ Apple will meet iPhone 7 Plus demand by the end of the year

techcrunch.com — Apple is working to match the demand for the iPhone 7 Plus as best as it can, but it might not meet all the demand by the end of the year, CEO Tim Cook said on the investor call discussing its fourth-quarter earnings.

Apple turns out a boring fourth quarter ahead of its critical holiday season

techcrunch.com — All eyes are, officially, on the holiday season for Apple. Ahead of the Christmas retail season, Apple reported its fourth-quarter earnings that were basically directly in-line with what Wall Street was expecting. Almost everything came in line as the company stands in a basic holding pattern, waiting for the first full quarter of its next generation of iPhone sales to come in throughout the holiday season.

Clarifai raises $30M to give developers visual search capabilities

techcrunch.com — Matt Zeiler grew up in a Canadian farming community - but fast forward a few decades and he's now running a startup that's looking to bring the same kinds of visual search tools that Pinterest and Google have to other companies and developers.
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Oct 27, 2016

@alex naw mostly hanz simmer soundtracks

Oct 27, 2016

Sundar's non-answer about whether or not Google is going in Apple's direction https://t.co/ecO5xPOV6c

Oct 27, 2016

has someone done a dongle joke yet

Oct 27, 2016

@alex bad stuff happened and there's a really expensive new laptop you can buy

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