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Coinfirm Will Grow Together With Tech Nation Fintech

Coinfirm, as one of the most promising British start-ups, was found among the participants of the Fintech Tech Nation program. The finalists of the program for the next five months will take part in... (PRWeb October 16, 2018) Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/coinfirm_will_grow_together_with_tech_nation_fintech/prweb15838738.htm

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Uber unveils a new design, including a logo that does away with the icon and simply features the name, a custom typeface, and a redesigned in-app look…

Diana Pearl / Adweek : Uber unveils a new design, including a logo that does away with the icon and simply features the name, a custom typeface, and a redesigned in-app look   —  The company wants to be known as a ‘platform of mobility’  —  Uber has spent the past year trying to convince customers that it has put its problematic reputation in the past.

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Google and Samsung announce expanded collaboration on RCS messaging support across each companies’ chat clients, as Google keeps pushing RCS to rival…

Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch : Google and Samsung announce expanded collaboration on RCS messaging support across each companies' chat clients, as Google keeps pushing RCS to rival iMessage   —  Google has secured a bit more buy in from Samsung for a next generation text messaging standard it's long been promoting.

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Mobile jobs app Job Today, which operates in the UK and Spain, expands its $20M Series B from November 2016 with an extra $16M from 14W (Natasha…

Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch : Mobile jobs app Job Today, which operates in the UK and Spain, expands its $20M Series B from November 2016 with an extra $16M from 14W   —  Accel-backed mobile-first jobs app Job Today has pulled in another $16M — an expansion to its November 2016 $20M Series B round.

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Bipartisan group of Senators write to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about lax State Department cybersecurity protections, including poor 2FA…

Alfred Ng / CNET : Bipartisan group of Senators write to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about lax State Department cybersecurity protections, including poor 2FA implementation   —  Senators want to know why the State Department isn't using basic cybersecurity protections.  —  In a letter sent to Secretary …

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Instagram says it will begin showing users who search for certain drug-related hashtags, such as "opioid", info about seeking help for…

Ashley Carman / The Verge : Instagram says it will begin showing users who search for certain drug-related hashtags, such as “opioid”, info about seeking help for addiction and abuse   —  Instagram says people are using the platform's hashtags to find addiction support and communities as well as illegal drugs.

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Total value of cryptocurrencies fell to under $200B, down from its high of $832B in January, as Bitcoin and the largest altcoins see 35%+ drops (Paul…

Paul Vigna / Wall Street Journal : Total value of cryptocurrencies fell to under $200B, down from its high of $832B in January, as Bitcoin and the largest altcoins see 35%+ drops   —  Value of cryptocurrencies has slid 76% after exceeding $800 billion earlier this year  —  The cryptocurrency rout that began early this year …

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Nintendo says the Switch’s online service, costing $3.99/month or $19.99/year, will launch on September 18 with a free seven-day trial (Andrew…

Andrew Webster / The Verge : Nintendo says the Switch's online service, costing $3.99/month or $19.99/year, will launch on September 18 with a free seven-day trial   —  The Nintendo Switch's online service is launching in less than a week.  In a tweet today, Nintendo revealed that the service will be available on September 18th …

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Online storage service Wasabi, which offers one terabyte of storage for $5/month, raises $68M Series B from Swiss entrepreneur Ernesto Bertarelli and…

Ron Miller / TechCrunch : Online storage service Wasabi, which offers one terabyte of storage for $5/month, raises $68M Series B from Swiss entrepreneur Ernesto Bertarelli and others   —  Chances are you see a story about cloud storage, and you yawn and move on, but Wasabi, a startup from the folks who brought you Carbonite backup, might make you pause.

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EU Parliament approves controversial internet copyright law, including Articles 11 and 13, dubbed as the "link tax" and "upload…

James Vincent / The Verge : EU Parliament approves controversial internet copyright law, including Articles 11 and 13, dubbed as the “link tax” and “upload filter”   —  Key provisions were amended to reduce potential harm, but critics say vote is ‘catastrophic’  —  The European Parliament …

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