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Mirantis Partners With Redapt To Launch Certified OpenStack Appliances

Screenshot 2015-07-07 at 17.38.18 Mirantis, one of the largest players in the OpenStack distribution ecosystem, today announced that it is launching a new hardware initiative that will make it easier for businesses to adopt OpenStack. These ‘Mirantis Unlocked Appliances‘ will be certified by the company and built by its partners. The idea here is to offer enterprises what is essentially a drop-in cloud solution… Read More

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Salviol Raises €6.5 Million Series A To Help Companies Use Big Data To Fight Fraud

Salviol London-based anti-fraud and fintech startup Salviol has raised €6.5 million in a Series A round led by Orange Growth Capital — money it plans to use to expand its European and international operations, and to drive sales. Read More

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How Many Angels is Too Many? It Depends on the Founders

shutterstock_276522386 Yesterday, the New York Times published a smart landscape piece about the growing ubiquity of angel investing in Silicon Valley, where everyone with money wants to pour at least some of it into a startup – preferably one that has already received the blessing of a better-known investor or ten.
In fact, the crux of the piece was whether startups are now accepting checks from too many… Read More

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Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Arch Rival In China, Confirms It Raised $2B In Fresh Funding

taxi china Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s biggest rival in China, today confirmed that it has raised a $2 billion funding round. Read More

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CrowdSuit Wants To Help You Get Even With Your Phone Company

Day 48/365 We all know telecoms are evil.* But as an individual, there’s rarely a way to fight back. Enter CrowdSuit, a new company that aims to help phone customers seek legal redress against phone companies even when they cannot file class action suits. Telecoms increasingly are including a contract provision that prevents customers from filing class action lawsuits against them. Because the… Read More

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ClipMine Improves Videos With Crowdsourced Tagging And Annotations

clipmine So this happens to pretty often: I pull up an online video that I want to watch, only to be taken aback when I realize that it’s 10 or 20 or 30 minutes long. It’s particularly frustrating when there’s just one section or just one quote that I’m looking for. I end up skipping around trying to find that one bit — not exactly a great experience. A new startup is… Read More

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Google’s Self-Driving Cars Take The Safe Road To Austin

lexus Whether they’re actually fully safe or not yet for your own joyriding, Google’s self-driving cars are pretty damn cool. It looks like people other than Googlers and journalists will get to take a look, as the company has shared that Austin, TX is first to get a visit. Why Austin? – BBQ. – It’s pre-prepped with Googly infrastructure thanks to its Fiber project… Read More

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I’ve Seen The Future Of Twitter And It’s Apple Music

Twitter NYSE When I was listening to Pharrell and Justin Timberlake (assumedly stoned out of their minds) ramble about the meaning of art with Cara Delevigne on Beats 1 over the weekend, I came to the sudden realization that the product that I had been listening to was the future of Twitter. Apple Music is far from the most intuitive product Apple has pushed out, but the features they’ve finessed… Read More

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Wireless Power And Battery Life Anxiety

batterylife Battery life is one of the most vexing problems in mobile tech. Indeed, Smartphone users consistently rate battery life as their No. 1 gripe. Consumers want better batteries, not wearables. So Apple’s recent announcement isn’t that surprising: iOS 9 will have a Low Power mode, which could provide an extra three hours of battery life. But that doesn’t solve the battery life… Read More

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Where Are They Now? Startup Battlefield Competitor QuickFire Networks

14997789778_90d52f92ae_k QuickFire Networks launched its QuickFire TV platform at Disrupt SF 2014 during Startup Battlefield. Perhaps best described as a Pied Piper-esque solution for video, QuickFire TV is a custom hardware and software platform that reduces video file sizes and upload times so individuals and companies can get their videos out faster. Read More

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