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After Valve registered Steam.tv domain today, the site is now live as a game streaming website currently only showing its annual Dota 2 international…

Sean Hollister / CNET : After Valve registered Steam.tv domain today, the site is now live as a game streaming website currently only showing its annual Dota 2 international tournament   —  Over the past couple hours, we've seen a smattering of reports that PC gaming giant Valve had registered a new domain name: Steam.tv.

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JD.com announces the launch of its blockchain-as-a-service platform alongside its first live blockchain app that tracks invoices for China’s Pacific…

Wolfie Zhao / CoinDesk : JD.com announces the launch of its blockchain-as-a-service platform alongside its first live blockchain app that tracks invoices for China's Pacific Insurance   —  Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has launched a blockchain-as-a-service platform alongside its first app - one that digitally …

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Reports indicate Sergey Brin only recently learned about Dragonfly, Google’s censored search project for China, which may be further along than execs…

Casey Newton / The Interface : Reports indicate Sergey Brin only recently learned about Dragonfly, Google's censored search project for China, which may be further along than execs claim   —  On Thursday afternoon, a critical meeting at Google was derailed by a handful of tweets.  Employees who had been pressing top executives …

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Federal judge in San Francisco orders a man accused of hacking Electronic Arts to post his $750K bail in Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency (Allison…

Allison Levitsky / Palo Alto Daily Post : Federal judge in San Francisco orders a man accused of hacking Electronic Arts to post his $750K bail in Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency   —  High-tech criminal charges call for high-tech bail in Silicon Valley.  —  A man charged with hacking the Redwood City video game company Electronic Arts …

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Sensor Tower: 6M users installed third party Twitter apps on mobile between 2014 and 2018; there were 560M official Twitter app installs during that…

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch : Sensor Tower: 6M users installed third party Twitter apps on mobile between 2014 and 2018; there were 560M official Twitter app installs during that period   —  Twitter tried to downplay the impact deactivating its legacy APIs would have on its community and the third-party Twitter clients preferred …

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China-based CooTek, developer of TouchPal keyboard and other apps, files for NYSE IPO, says it has 132M DAUs, up 75% YoY, and $37.3M in revenues, up…

Anna Vodopyanova / CapitalWatch : China-based CooTek, developer of TouchPal keyboard and other apps, files for NYSE IPO, says it has 132M DAUs, up 75% YoY, and $37.3M in revenues, up 239% YoY   —  A Shanghai mobile Internet company, CooTek (Cayman) Inc., is seeking to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering …

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Sources: UK-based digital bank Monzo is raising $150M in its latest funding round, which is expected to value the bank as high as $1.5B (Martin…

Martin Arnold / Financial Times : Sources: UK-based digital bank Monzo is raising $150M in its latest funding round, which is expected to value the bank as high as $1.5B   —  Monzo, the British digital bank popular with millennials, is set to become the latest European fintech “unicorn” with a fresh round of fundraising expected …

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Intel buys deep-learning startup Vertex.AI to join its Movidius unit; Vertex says Intel will continue to develop its PlaidML engine as an open source…

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch : Intel buys deep-learning startup Vertex.AI to join its Movidius unit; Vertex says Intel will continue to develop its PlaidML engine as an open source project   —  Intel wants to bring more artificial intelligence technology into all aspects of its business, and today it is stepping up its game a little in the area with an acquisition.

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Vietnamese online marketplace Sendo raises $51M Series B led by SBI Group, with participation from SoftBank and others, and says it has 300K sellers…

Jack Ellis / Tech in Asia : Vietnamese online marketplace Sendo raises $51M Series B led by SBI Group, with participation from SoftBank and others, and says it has 300K sellers   —  Major investment players like SoftBank and SBI Group are betting big on Vietnam's burgeoning ecommerce market with their latest investment.

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Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi partners with companies in the Philippines, Russia, Taiwan, Indonesia, and Canada to set up new crypto exchanges via…

Yingzhi Yang / South China Morning Post : Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi partners with companies in the Philippines, Russia, Taiwan, Indonesia, and Canada to set up new crypto exchanges via Huobi Cloud   —  Huobi Group, operator of the world's third largest cryptocurrency exchange by daily trading volume, has chosen five partners …

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RevJet, which helps marketers test and manage digital advertising, offers ad-serving features like DoubleClick’s, raises $21M Series A led by Nautic…

Allison Schiff / AdExchanger : RevJet, which helps marketers test and manage digital advertising, offers ad-serving features like DoubleClick's, raises $21M Series A led by Nautic Partners   —  RevJet wants to be an operating system for the customer experience, and it's using a $21 million Series A round to get there.

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