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Thursday February 23, 2017 @ 12:24:35 AM mt

Indias top mobile operator Airtel is buying smaller rival Telenor



Less than a month after Vodafone confirmed it is in talks to merge withIdea Cellularand create Indias largest mobile operator, one piece of M&A has been confirmed in that space. Bharti Airtel has gobbled up smaller player Telenor India in a deal announced today. The Airtel-Telenor deal is subject to regulatory approvals, but both sides said it should be completed within the next Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 11:57:49 PM mt

Confirmed: UK challenger bank Monzo raises 19.5M with another 2.5M in crowdfunding planned



Monzo, one of a number of so-called challenger banks in the U.K. aiming to re-invent the current account, has disclosed details of its new funding round confirming our scoop from earlier this week. Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 11:57:49 PM mt

Indonesias Kejora announces first close of 80M fund for Southeast Asia



Indonesia-based early-stage investment firmKejorahas announced the first close of a secondfund which is targeted at $80 million for investments in Southeast Asia. Kejora, which is known for its Ideabox accelerator program in Jakarta, has secured one-third of its target, with investment from LPs that include Indonesias Barito Pacific Group, Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Family Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Indias top mobile operator Airtel is buying smaller rival Telenor



Less than a month after Vodafone confirmed it is in talks to merge withIdea Cellularand create Indias largest mobile operator, one piece of M&A has been confirmed in that space. Bharti Airtel has gobbled up smaller player Telenor India in a deal announced today. The Airtel-Telenor deal is subject to regulatory approvals, but both sides said it should be completed within the next Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Crunch Report Apples New Campus Will Open in April



Apples new campus will open in April, never-ending turnover at Twitter, Instagram adds a carousel feature and Snapdeal to lay off 500-600 people. All this on Crunch Report. Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Airbnb finalizes deal to buy social payments startup Tilt



Airbnb has finalized its deal to buy social payments startup Tilt, TechCrunch has confirmed.We reported on the acquisitiontalks last month, but now everything has been made official. We are told that investors will be getting back about $12 million in cash, but the deal value is tens of millions of dollars higher if you include employee retention packages, which were paid for incash Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Heal plans nationwide expansion for doctor house calls on demand



Already a hit in the limited California regions that it serves, doctor-on-demand startupHealis planning to take its house call service to more cities across the country. Today, the company announced that it would be expanding into cities in Florida, Texas, New York and Pennsylvania by the end of the year. It has been only two years since Heals first doctor made the first house call Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Research heralds better and bidirectional brain-computer interfaces



A pair of studies, one from Stanford and another from the University of Geneva, exemplify the speed with which brain-computer interfaces are advancing; and while you wont be using one instead of a mouse and keyboard any time soon, even in its nascent form the tech may prove transformative for the disabled. Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

The great app roll-up is coming and Maple Media is leading the charge



For the better part of the last year, tech pundits have been writing about the demise of the app. Once thought to be the savior of consumer-facing software, apps are now ubiquitous, underused, underappreciated and underwhelming. Enter the Los Angeles-based startup Maple Media. Read More

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Wednesday February 22, 2017 @ 09:49:55 PM mt

Singtels digital ad division Amobee acquires Turn for 310M



Amobee just announced that it has agreed to acquire adtech companyTurnfor $310 million. Amobee used to bea mobile ad startup itself, beforea 2012 acquisitionby Singtel, where it remains a subsidiary.Since then, Singtel and Amobee have continued to make more acquisitions on the digital ad side, including Gradient X, Adconion and Kontera. Turn, meanwhile, operates both a data Read More

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