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Walmart to acquire the assets of Art.com, an online seller of art and wall decor which, a source says, was recently bringing in $300M in sales…

Lauren Thomas / CNBC : Walmart to acquire the assets of Art.com, an online seller of art and wall decor which, a source says, was recently bringing in $300M in sales annually   —  - Marc Lore, head of Walmart's U.S. e-commerce business, has said the company could one day own upwards of 40 digitally native brands.

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Andy Rubin’s Essential has acquired CloudMagic, maker of the Newton email app that the India-based startup shut down in September (Anirban…

Anirban Sen / Livemint : Andy Rubin's Essential has acquired CloudMagic, maker of the Newton email app that the India-based startup shut down in September   —  Andy Rubin's Essential Products has acquired CloudMagic less than three months after the startup's founder Rohit Nadhani said its flagship email app Newton Mail was shutting down

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Sources: Apple acquired Platoon, a UK-based startup that uses analytics to source talent like musicians and writers to produce, distribute, and sell…

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch : Sources: Apple acquired Platoon, a UK-based startup that uses analytics to source talent like musicians and writers to produce, distribute, and sell their work   —  Spotify has made some significant moves to bypass record labels and work directly with artists, and there are signs that Apple …

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Lime launches in the UK, starting with dockless electric bikes in Milton Keynes, says it plans to expand into more UK cities in the next few weeks…

Catherine Shu / TechCrunch : Lime launches in the UK, starting with dockless electric bikes in Milton Keynes, says it plans to expand into more UK cities in the next few weeks   —  Lime launched in the United Kingdom today, starting with a group of dockless electric-assist bikes in a Milton Keynes shopping center.

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Microsoft details three independent root causes behind last week’s worldwide MFA outage that affected Azure, Office 365, Dynamics, and other Microsoft…

Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet : Microsoft details three independent root causes behind last week's worldwide MFA outage that affected Azure, Office 365, Dynamics, and other Microsoft users   —  Microsoft has posted a root cause analysis of the multifactor authentication issue which hit a number of its customers worldwide last week.

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China-based Horizon Robotics, which makes chips optimized to run neural networks, is raising up to $1B in a Series B, valuing it between $3B-$4B…

Louise Lucas / Financial Times : China-based Horizon Robotics, which makes chips optimized to run neural networks, is raising up to $1B in a Series B, valuing it between $3B-$4B   —  Horizon Robotics, one of China's leading designers of artificial intelligence chips, is raising up to $1bn in a funding round that will value it at between $3bn and $4bn.

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