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Sequoia India announces Surge, an accelerator focused on fledging startups in India and Southeast Asia, says it will offer selected companies a $1.5M…

Jon Russell / TechCrunch : Sequoia India announces Surge, an accelerator focused on fledging startups in India and Southeast Asia, says it will offer selected companies a $1.5M investment   —  ‘Surge’ offers a $1.5M check and access to the firm's global network  —  Sequoia India is going deep into early-stage investing …

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Spain-based Sherpa.ai, which makes a Spanish language voice assistant, expands Series A by $8.5M to $15M as it passes 5M users (Ingrid…

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch : Spain-based Sherpa.ai, which makes a Spanish language voice assistant, expands Series A by $8.5M to $15M as it passes 5M users   —  When we think of the AI platforms that are shaping how we use voice to interact with phones, home devices and other services, we tend to think of Amazon's Alexa …

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The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority publishes draft guidelines on cryptoassets and how they fit within the UK’s current regulatory framework (Yogita…

Yogita Khatri / CoinDesk : The UK's Financial Conduct Authority publishes draft guidelines on cryptoassets and how they fit within the UK's current regulatory framework   —  The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has set out proposed guidance for how crypto assets should be regulated in the country.

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Facebook to launch Page Quality tab for admins, showing when content is removed for policy violations and when post distribution is reduced due to…

Facebook : Facebook to launch Page Quality tab for admins, showing when content is removed for policy violations and when post distribution is reduced due to fact-checking   —  We're taking new steps in how we handle Page content that goes against our policies.  First, starting tomorrow people who manage …

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Researcher: 24M+ financial and banking documents, representing tens of thousands of loans and mortgages, were left exposed online by Texas-based firm…

Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch : Researcher: 24M+ financial and banking documents, representing tens of thousands of loans and mortgages, were left exposed online by Texas-based firm Ascension   —  Exclusive: The database included highly sensitive financial data on customers who have taken out loans with U.S. banks

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Next Trucking, a California-based logistics platform matching carriers with shippers, raises $97M Series C led by Brookfield, with Sequoia, others…

Paul Sawers / VentureBeat : Next Trucking, a California-based logistics platform matching carriers with shippers, raises $97M Series C led by Brookfield, with Sequoia, others participating   —  Next Trucking ("Next“), a logistics platform that matches carriers with shippers, has raised $97 million in a series C round …

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