Publication: Vator.tv

First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 48 mins ago - 1 reports

Tim Cook announces he's gay

It’s no secret that Apple CEO Tim Cook is gay, but today, he ditched his own unofficial “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy and “came out” proudly.“While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now,” Cook wrote in ... [Published Vator.tv - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

LinkedIn tops with 52 cents EPS on $568M in revenue

Shares of LinkedIn dipped down nearly 3% in after-hours trading (it has since bounced back to be up nearly 2%) on Thursday, despite the company posting better-than-expeted third-quarter earnings. The stock had gone up 1.7%, or $3.39, to $202.90, in regular ... [Published Vator.tv - 7 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Twitter teams with IBM for business analytics

Twitter  is one of the biggest treasure troves of user data on the planet, and it has businesses, most likely literally, salivating at the prospect of getting their hands on it. Just getting the data is  not enough, though. They need more. They need something ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Apple Pay competitor CurrentC suffers e-mail breach

You know how CurrentC was, all of the sudden, being seen as a major threat to Apple Pay, a.k.a. Apple's new mobile payments system? Well, maybe Apple doesn't have all that much to worry about after all.That is because CurrentC, the mobile payments system ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Millennials are the startup generation, by default

With information at our fingertips, it's easy to feel empowered and at times narcissistic. The latter trait appears to be evident across the millennial generation (also known as Generation Y), according to hiring managers surveyed, in a recent study conducted ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Reddit launches crowdfunding platform called Redditmade

The thing that has always seemed to set Reddit apart from other communities on the Internet is loyalty. Reddit, in some ways, seems to have become a kind of haven for a lot of people seeking. It's not something that can be grown overnight; it takes years ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

FTC suing AT&T over definition of the word "unlimited"

True story: a few weeks ago, a guy from AT&T was going through my neighborhood, trying to sign people up for U-Verse. I laughed and shut the door.Since it’s common knowledge at this point that AT&T sucks, I won’t go into all the reasons why AT&T sucks. ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Discount ticket marketplace ScoreBig raises $18M

Ticket prices are insane these days. I am going to be in New York for a week in December, so I decided to look into seeing Billy Joel now that he's doing a show a month at Madison Square Garden. I was not prepared for just how expensive it would be: on ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Yelp expands European presence with Cityvox purchase

Yelp  may have the easiest acquisition strategy to figure out of any big company this year. It has only made two purchases, both within a week of each other, and both with the exact same goal in mind: European expansion.The online business review site ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
Entities: Yelp Inc, Qype, Acquisition
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Snapdeal raises another $627M from Softbank

I've never seen anything quite like it before: Snapdeal seriously cannot go more than a few without raising money!The Indian online marketplace has raised a new funding round, this time the biggest in its four-year history,  announcing  on Monday that ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook stock plummets 10% over 2015 guidance

Unlike other companies, Facebook is not a company that typically releases guidance for the upcoming quarter and year.In a conference call following the release of Facebook's third-quarter  earnings on Tuesday, CFO David Wehner revealed that the company, ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook beats with $3.2B but growth is slowing

Shares of Facebook dropped 1.5% in after-hours trading, despite the company posting third-quarter results that beat Wall Street expectations on Tuesday.Facebook shares had gone up .61% or $.049, to $80.77 a share in regular trading.In the earnings report ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]

Quotes

"We have notified our merchant partners about this incident and directly communicated with each of the individuals whose email addresses were involved. We take the security of our users’ information extremely seriously. MCX is continuing to investigate this situation and will provide updates as necessary."
..." According to Rennie, "the first target will be applications and services for sales, marketing and customer service."
..." Reddit  also says that it will provide "a secure way to raise funds and keep people accountable without charging anyone until the campaign reaches its goal and we start production."
"This is the first digital native generation," said Bisharat. "We as hiring managers need to figure out how to attract and retain these people."

More Content

All (124) | News (124) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Tim Cook announces he's gay [Published Vator.tv - 7 hours ago]
LinkedIn tops with 52 cents EPS on $568M in rev... [Published Vator.tv - 7 hours ago]
Apple Pay competitor CurrentC suffers e-mail br... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
Twitter teams with IBM for business analytics [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
Reddit launches crowdfunding platform called Re... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
Millennials are the startup generation, by default [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
Discount ticket marketplace ScoreBig raises $18M [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
FTC suing AT&T over definition of the word "unl... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 29 2014]
Facebook stock plummets 10% over 2015 guidance [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
Facebook beats with $3.2B but growth is slowing [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
Yelp expands European presence with Cityvox pur... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
Snapdeal raises another $627M from Softbank [Published Vator.tv - Oct 28 2014]
Costolo: Twitter needs to speed up user monetiz... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 27 2014]
Twitter sinks 9% on lower-than-expected user gr... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 27 2014]
The VC landscape in a Post-Seed world [Published Vator.tv - Oct 27 2014]
The competition heats up and Apple Pay gets blo... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 27 2014]
Whisper suspends editorial team after Guardian ... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 27 2014]
How does Salesforce make money? [Published Vator.tv - Oct 25 2014]
U.S. Senator demands Whisper outline privacy po... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 24 2014]
Meet IUNU, a new way to grow food indoors [Published Vator.tv - Oct 24 2014]
Funding roundup - week ending 10/24/14 [Published Vator.tv - Oct 24 2014]
Twitter set to open $1M homeless learning center [Published Vator.tv - Oct 24 2014]
Amazon shares faceplant after Fire Phone fail [Published Vator.tv - Oct 24 2014]
Facebook launches new anonymity app called Rooms [Published Vator.tv - Oct 23 2014]
Ello legally bars itself from ever showing ads [Published Vator.tv - Oct 23 2014]
Target gets its game face on with free shipping [Published Vator.tv - Oct 23 2014]
Yahoo has reportedly closed its investment in S... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 22 2014]
Twitter looks to lure in developers with new mo... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 22 2014]
Smart fitness tracker Moov raises $3 million Se... [Published Vator.tv - Oct 22 2014]
Payment automation solution Tipalti raises $13M [Published Vator.tv - Oct 22 2014]
1 2 3 4 5
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.