Triptease, a London startup that helps hotels increase direct sales, closes $9M Series B
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Triptease, a London startup that helps hotels increase direct sales, closes $9M Series B

London-based Triptease, a startup that offers a SaaS to help hotels increase direct sales and…

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Ben Casnocha and Erik Torenberg are raising a $50M investment fund
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Ben Casnocha and Erik Torenberg are raising a $50M investment fund

A member of the founding team of Product Hunt and a LinkedIn veteran are teaming…

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Swiss system ups security and reliability of finger-based biometrics
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Swiss system ups security and reliability of finger-based biometrics

Biometrics may not be the perfect solution for security, but they can be useful —…

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Twitter ads starring Trump pop up in Tokyo train stations
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Twitter ads starring Trump pop up in Tokyo train stations

He may have shared the world’s worst handshake with its Prime Minister, but President Trump is…

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Pebble preps for the end of its smartwatch services
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Pebble preps for the end of its smartwatch services

The end is near for Pebble. The latest update to Pebble watches should extend their…

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Uber responds to the New York Times article about how it psychologically manipulates drivers
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Uber responds to the New York Times article about how it psychologically manipulates drivers

Uber is on the defensive after the New York Times claimed that it manipulates drivers…

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Africa Roundup: Google expands, 500 Startups tours, BRCK launches SupaBRCK
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Africa Roundup: Google expands, 500 Startups tours, BRCK launches SupaBRCK

March was a busy month across Africa’s tech space. 500 Startups’ frontier and emerging markets travel…

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Twitter launches a ‘lite’ mobile web app that’s optimized for emerging markets
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Twitter launches a ‘lite’ mobile web app that’s optimized for emerging markets

Twitter has taken the wraps off a new data-optimized version of its service that it…

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F-Secure buys Little Flocker to upgrade its Mac security play
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F-Secure buys Little Flocker to upgrade its Mac security play

Security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski revealed he was joining Apple earlier this month, and now it…

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Marshall’s Monitor Bluetooth headphones are crisp but uncomfortable
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Marshall’s Monitor Bluetooth headphones are crisp but uncomfortable

If you’re into rock and roll, then you’ve probably come across Marshall’s audio hardware before.…

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