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Layer, the messaging platform that won TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield back in 2013, is making two big announcement today: It’s raised $15 million in Series...

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Singapore’s Carro lands $12M to expand its auto listings business to...

Singapore-based auto classifieds Carro has a double whammy of news today — it has moved into the vehicle financing space and raised $12 million...

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Public lands agency changes website from family visiting a park to...

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Uber hires Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei to solve its...

In a bid to heal its fractured company culture, Uber has hired Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei as its new SVP of leadership...

Snapchat blamed in freak show’s closure

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