WordPress’ Parent Company Raises $300 Million from Salesforce to Hit $3 Billion Valuation

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WordPress’ Parent Company Raises $300 Million from Salesforce to Hit $3 Billion Valuation
Automattic, the parent company of WordPress and Woocommerce, just got $300 Million in financing from Venture Capital firm Salesforce ventures more than doubling previous financing rounds.
WordPress’ Parent Company Raises $300 Million from Salesforce to Hit $3 Billion Valuation

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U.S. Congress to Discuss Cryptocurrency With SEC Right After Bakkt is Launched

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U.S. Congress to Discuss Cryptocurrency With SEC Right After Bakkt is Launched
With a sense of urgency, the US Congress has set Sept. 24 as a day to thrash out issues relating to cryptocurrency together with the leadership of the SEC, which comes just a day after Bakkt launch.
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Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne Just Sold All His Equity Holdings to Buy Crypto and Gold

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Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne Just Sold All His Equity Holdings to Buy Crypto and Gold
In recent news, Patrick Byrne, the former CEO of Overstock, has sold all his Overstock equity holdings worth about $90 million to shift his investments to different assets like precious metals and cryptocurrencies.
Former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne Just Sold All His Equity Holdings to Buy Crypto and Gold

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Apple Arcade Gaming Platform Is Now Available for iOS 13 Ahead of Official Launch

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Apple Arcade Gaming Platform Is Now Available for iOS 13 Ahead of Official Launch
Days earlier than its official launch date, Apple has given iOS 13 users the opportunity to enjoy the Apple Arcade before others. Users will have the opportunity to enjoy all more than a hundred games for free, for a month.
Apple Arcade Gaming Platform Is Now Available for iOS 13 Ahead of Official Launch

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WeWorks’ IPO to be Delayed Amidst Corporate Governance Issues

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WeWorks’ IPO to be Delayed Amidst Corporate Governance Issues
The cancellation of the WeWork IPO by the We company is expected. The big question is: will WeWork survive this? Apparently, too many bad management decisions have a lot to do with the problems that Wework finds itself in.
WeWorks’ IPO to be Delayed Amidst Corporate Governance Issues

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Bitcoin Rally Will Come Only After Surge in S&P 500 Stocks, Says Fundstrat’s Tom Lee

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Bitcoin Rally Will Come Only After Surge in S&P 500 Stocks, Says Fundstrat’s Tom Lee
Popular Bitcoin Bull and Fundstrat exec Tom Lee, has said that there is a correlation between the equity market and the Bitcoin market. Lee says that Bitcoin with reach a new all-time high after the S&P 500 stock does as well.
Bitcoin Rally Will Come Only After Surge in S&P 500 Stocks, Says Fundstrat’s Tom Lee

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Fintech Northmill Gets Banking License: Should Revolut, N26, and Others Be Worried?

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Fintech Northmill Gets Banking License: Should Revolut, N26, and Others Be Worried?
Northmill, a Swedish fintech company, has received an SFSA (Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority) approval to receive a banking license. Experts are speculating that other competitors in this field such as Revolut and N26 should be worried.
Fintech Northmill Gets Banking License: Should Revolut, N26, and Others Be Worried?

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Peloton Plots IPO With the Stock That Could Be Worth $8 Billion

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Peloton Plots IPO With the Stock That Could Be Worth $8 Billion
Peloton, the maker of interactive at-home exercise bikes and treadmills with online personal training classes, set a range for its initial public offering (IPO) that could value the company at more than $8 billion.
Peloton Plots IPO With the Stock That Could Be Worth $8 Billion

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McDonald’s (MCD) Acquires Startup to Add Artificial Intelligence to Its Drive-Through Restaurants

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McDonald’s (MCD) Acquires Startup to Add Artificial Intelligence to Its Drive-Through Restaurants
McDonald’s has announced its acquisition of Apprente, a Silicon-Valley startup that uses artificial intelligence to better understand voice commands. McDonald’s hopes to use this to improve its voice orders at drive-throughs.
McDonald’s (MCD) Acquires Startup to Add Artificial Intelligence to Its Drive-Through Restaurants

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The New Facebook Dating is a Great App Unfortunately Made by Facebook Itself

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The New Facebook Dating is a Great App Unfortunately Made by Facebook Itself
Facebook Dating is now available in the U.S., and even though it is a separate app from Facebook, it still somehow – isn’t separate at all. Privacy advocates say users are likely better off meeting potential love interests on other apps.
The New Facebook Dating is a Great App Unfortunately Made by Facebook Itself

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Telegram Starts Public Testing of Ethereum-Compatible TON Blockchain

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Telegram Starts Public Testing of Ethereum-Compatible TON Blockchain
According to some reports, Telegram Open Network (TON) will be compatible with Ethereum. The company is set to release the code to run a node on the Telegram Open Network (TON) on Sunday.
Telegram Starts Public Testing of Ethereum-Compatible TON Blockchain

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Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 Will Go On Sale in September

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Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 Will Go On Sale in September
In recent news, Microsoft announced that the much-anticipated HoloLens 2 will go live on sale in September, Harry Shum revealed at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghay on Thursday.
Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 Will Go On Sale in September

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Nutanix Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2019 Financial Results, NTNX Stock Shoots Up 15%

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Nutanix Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2019 Financial Results, NTNX Stock Shoots Up 15%
Nutanix, which is a leading enterprise cloud computing company, announced their new Q4 and fiscal 2019 financial results. Soon after the company’s stock price shot up to even 15%.
Nutanix Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2019 Financial Results, NTNX Stock Shoots Up 15%

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Fitbit Launches New Smartwatch Versa 2 Upgrade Along With a Subscription Service

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Fitbit Launches New Smartwatch Versa 2 Upgrade Along With a Subscription Service
Fitbit, a smartphone wearables company, released its new Smartwatch Versa 2 upgrade. It comes with a few next-generation upgrades along with the Amazon’s Alexa addition. Also, the company announced the launch of its subscription service.
Fitbit Launches New Smartwatch Versa 2 Upgrade Along With a Subscription Service

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New Gartner Report Says Huawei Phone Sales Rise With Samsung Leading the Way

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New Gartner Report Says Huawei Phone Sales Rise With Samsung Leading the Way
Gartner released their quarterly report on global smartphones which says that among the top five phone vendors, Huawei sales increased by 16.5% while Samsung added 3.8%, winning an overall 20,4% of market share.
New Gartner Report Says Huawei Phone Sales Rise With Samsung Leading the Way

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