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Apple unveils iPhone 6, Apple Pay and the Apple Watch

Apple has unveiled the iPhone 6, the Apple Watch and Apple Pay at the company’s biggest product launch event in years. The iPhone 6 will be available from September 16, and comes in two sizes. The

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Tesla opts for Nevada, Apple’s photo blame and Germany bans Uber

Tesla chooses NV for Gigafactory After conducting a five state competition, Tesla announced Thursday that it would be building its Gigafactory in Nevada. The Silver State beat out California,

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Apple product launch preview – how did investors react to the last five events?

Apple enthusiasts are already lining up to get their hands on the new iPhone, set to launch at a September 9 event in Cupertino, California. The devotion of some Apple fans is well and truly ensured,

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Which carrier is winning the LTE battle?

Bill Moore, CEO of RootMetrics, sheds light on the battle for superiority in the LTE space.   The big story in mobile network performance continues to be LTE, which has moved from more of a novelty

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College startups on the rise as students flock to entrepreneurial pursuits

Sean Branagan is bullish on college startups. Not just the wunderkind, drop-out-of Harvard Microsofts and Facebooks; he believes that there are thousands of students across the country who can build

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Social media giants enjoy encouraging quarter

The last quarter saw strong results nearly across the board in the social media sector. Even Snapchat, neither public nor two years old, was able to latch on to the positive momentum, with rumors

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Social Tables secures $8m funding round – Investment Round Up

Seed funding Two Tap, an in-app e-commerce platform, has raised $2.7 million in seed funding. Digital Garage, Green Visor Capital, Initialized Capital, Khosla Ventures, SV Angel and Transmedia

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Doctor on Demand raises $21m – Investment Round Up

Series A Doctor on Demand, a virtual doctor service, has raised $21 million in a Series A round led by Venrock. Shasta Ventures and angel investor Sir Richard Branson also participated. The

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Vectra Networks secures $25m – Investment Round Up

Series A Palo Alto, Calif.-based big data analytics company Metanautix has raised $7 million from Sequoia Capital and angel investor Shiva Shivakumar, an early Google employee and current CEO of

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IPO+M&A Watch: Mobileye, Synchrony, Apple

IPO This week’s activity in the public markets was headlined by the stock market debut of Synchrony Financial, GE’s consumer finance arm divested as a separate, public entity. Synchrony finances

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