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After tens of thousands of pre-orders, high-end 3D headphones startup Ossic disappears

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After taking tens of thousands of crowd-funding pre-orders for a high-end pair of “3D sound” headphones, audio startup Ossic announced this weekend that it is shutting …

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AT&T launches its LTE-powered Amazon Dash-style button

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When we first told you about AT&T’s LTE-M Button, the information was socked away in a deluge of AWS Re:Invent announcements. The telecom giant was a …

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Used car site Vroom lays off staff, 25%-50% says source, as it halts Dallas and Indiana operations

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Vroom, an on-demand car buying and selling startup that has raised over $300 million in venture funding, has hit a bump in the road. TechCrunch has …

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Lydia raises $16.1 million to become the PayPal of mobile payments

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French startup Lydia is raising a $16.1 million round (€13 million) led by CNP Assurances with existing investors XAnge, New Alpha AM, Oddo BHF and Groupe …

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Amazon’s new healthcare company could give smaller healthtech players a boost

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JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway have joined forces with Amazon to form a new healthcare company for all U.S. employees. Right now details are so sparse …

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Engine Biosciences raises $10 million in Southeast Asia’s largest institutional seed round

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Life sciences startups in Asia are getting another boost with the $10 million investment in Engine Biosciences — a biotech company that’s applying machine learning to …

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Now Skype Lite Will Allow You To Send Messages Through SMS

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We all know very well that Skype is one of the most widely used communication services around the world, especially when it comes to video calling. …