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Moov Brings Smarts to Fitness Tech – TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorldMoov could be the first fitness gadget that adds “ability to motivate” to its list of features and functions. In addition to collecting and analyzing data, Moov offers personalized performance advice and encouragement in a nonjudgmental tone of voice. “Most of the …US-based fitness monitor Moov attains $40K crowdfunding target in 90 minutesVenture Capital PostFormer […]

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Skip The Bus, Report Claims Google’s Next Move Is Into SF Mission District – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — In what looks to become another skirmish in San Francisco’s escalating gentrification war, Google is said to be making a major move into the city’s Mission District and some are saying “there goes the neighborhood.”.Google said to open 200-worker office in San FranciscoCNETGoogle To Set Up New Office In […]

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Google May House Startups in San Francisco’s Historic Latino Community – ColorLines magazine

ColorLines magazineThe move highlights the growing trend of Internet firms in Silicon Valley where a fierce competition for tech talent has led them to expand in San Francisco so they can lure new employees who don’t want to commute to Mountain View, Palo Alto and …Google to house startups in San Francisco’s Mission districtVenture Capital […]

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Google buys sound authentication firm – BBC News

BBC NewsGoogle has acquired SlickLogin – an Israeli start-up behind the technology that allows websites to verify a user’s identity by using sound waves. It works by playing a uniquely generated, nearly-silent sound through computer speakers, which is picked up by an …Google acquires SlickLogin to help make the Internet saferAndroid CommunityGoogle buys sound-based authentication […]

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Little Bird helps you find social media heavyweights – VentureBeat

VentureBeatThe Portland-based startup offers a web application with a handful of different tools that help people discover social influencers in a particular field. “We help people who work on the web discover the best and most important voices and figure out how …Marshall Kirkpatrick’s social media search startup Little Bird raises $1.7M …GeekWireLittle Bird, Portland […]

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Pinterest’s Interests feature helps users zero in on Pins they may like – Siliconrepublic.com

Siliconrepublic.comOnline scrapbook Pinterest is rolling out a new tool called Interests, that lets users explore interests specifically designed to help them find Pins they’ll like, the company said. To use the new feature, users can visit Pinterest on a desktop browser and select …Pinterest introduces ‘Interests’, targets users with relevant picturesITProPortalPinterest now recommends pin-worthy picsClickonline.comPinterest […]

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Security startup Impermium joining Google – PCWorld

PCWorldSecurity company Impermium has joined Google to help boost the Internet giant’s already considerable expertise in countering spam and abuse. Impermium’s CEO and cofounder Mark Risher said in a post Wednesday on the startup’s website that Impermium …Google buys security startup ImpermiumZDNetGoogle acquires California-based anti-spam firm ImpermiumVenture Capital PostGoogle snaps up security firm ImpermiumMalaysia Sun […]