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Payments Startup Melio Raises $144 Million for US Expansion

Melio, a payments startup focused on small businesses and backed by investors including American Express Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners, has raised $144 million to fund new ...

In Sep 08, 2020

Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S release date and price revealed by Microsoft

👀 Let’s make it official! Xbox Series S | Next-gen performance in the ˢᵐᵃˡˡᵉˢᵗ Xbox ever. $299 (ERP). Looking forward to sharing more! Soon. Promise. p...

In Sep 08, 2020

Profile of Reed Hastings as Netflix thrives during the pandemic, adding ~1M subscribers/month in the US and Canada

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said the coronavirus was “a stroke of luck” for the company, according to Forbes. “What we have to recognize is that sometimes you have a lucky break for a b...

In Sep 07, 2020

Apple has hired Tim Connolly, a Hollywood executive with experience at Disney, Hulu and Quibi

Apple has hired Tim Connolly, a Hollywood executive with experience at Disney, Hulu and Quibi, for Apple TV, according to The Telegraph.Connolly was vice president of digital distribu...

In Sep 07, 2020

Qualcomm founder Irwin Jacobs Believes the US Cannot Compete With Huawei

The chips and processors and what brand each uses have been making news over the last year. Apple’s change in its Macs from Intel to ARM or, more dramatically, the drowning that the U...

In Sep 07, 2020

Amazon Prohibits Foreign Seed Sales

The company Amazon has banned the sale in the United States of plants sent from abroad, after thousands of suspicious packages - many from China - arrived this summer in homes around ...

In Sep 06, 2020

Reed Hastings on Netflix’s aggressive company culture, and more

Reed Hastings is the multi-billionaire behind Netflix, and was directly responsible for quashing Blockbuster’s entry into the modern entertainment market. They started with sending DV...

In Sep 06, 2020

Nonparent employees are increasingly voicing their grievances over tech companies favoring parents

Silicon Valley was forced to change the way they structured their companies, with a new demand for a remote workforce. The coronavirus pandemic forced smaller establishments to close ...

In Sep 06, 2020

Say Goodbye to Twitch Sings in 2021

The official room for singing like a madman in Twitch will close its doors on January 1, 2021, as the service itself has announced. The reason? To focus its efforts on other products,...

In Sep 06, 2020

Epic is formally asking for a preliminary injunction

Epic is back on the case and is trying to get Judge Rogers, who is hearing the case of Epic Games vs. Apple, to order Fortnite to be readmitted to the App Store.

In Sep 05, 2020