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Roomi hits 1 million users and raises $11 million to grow its shared housing marketplace
Roomi, a peer-to-peer marketplace for finding roommates, has raised $11 million in a series A round of funding led by Atami Capital, with participation from Rosecliff Ventures, Townsquare Media, JXC Ventures, DCM, and Great Oaks Venture Capital. Founded out of New York in 2013, Roomi enables anyone to find shared housing in their desired area, with …
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Facebook adds mentorship feature to select Groups
As some users are souring on sharing aspects of their personal life on Facebook, the company wants more people to turn to the platform for professional development. Facebook announced today that it is bringing Mentorship, a networking tool it piloted last year, to Groups. The announcement comes as Facebook continues to push Groups as a …
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You Are Jeff Bezos postmortem
Kris Ligman is a writer, editor, and accidental game developer living (somehow) in Southern California. You should probably hire them before someone else does. This is a complete list of VentureBeat articles written by Kris Ligman, in reverse chronological order.
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China-linked hackers reportedly attack American Airlines, Sabre systems
(Reuters) – China-linked hackers attacked the computer systems of travel reservations distributor Sabre and American Airlines Group, Bloomberg reported, although the world’s largest airline said there was no evidence of such a breach. Incidents at the travel companies were consistent with incursions by China-based hackers that recently targeted insurer Anthem Inc and the U.S. government’s …
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Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 billion
Microsoft has announced that it will acquire LinkedIn in a transaction valued at $26.2 billion. Once the deal is complete — which is expected to be sometime in 2016 — LinkedIn will continue as it currently is in terms of “brand, culture and independence,” the announcement noted. LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner will remain at the helm …
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IBM acquires Red Hat for $34 billion
IBM has acquired Red Hat for $34 billion to diversify its technology hardware and consulting business into higher-margin products and services.
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Cloudy weather ahead for IBM and Red Hat?
Frank Palermo is the executive vice president at Virtusa's Global Digital Business, where he is responsible for technology practices in UX, mobility, social, cloud, analytics, big data, and IoT. This is a complete list of VentureBeat articles written by Frank Palermo, Virtusa, in reverse chronological order.
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Microsoft completes its $7.5 billion GitHub acquisition
Microsoft has completed its $7 billion acquisition of GitHub.
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