Aiden closes $750,000 seed round in its quest to amplify marketers – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Aiden, a London-based startup building a machine learning-powered personal assistant to save mobile marketers time and money, closed a $750,000 seed round today from Kima Ventures and a number of angels, including Nicolas Pinto, Pierre Valade […]

Social media firms facing fresh political pressure after London terror attack – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Yesterday UK government ministers once again called for social media companies to do more to combat terrorism. “There should be no place for terrorists to hide,” said Home Secretary Amber Rudd, speaking on […]

Stories are the new News Feed – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch If the camera is the new keyboard, then the future of social media will look more like a slideshow than a Word document. So while Snapchat invented Stories, we’ll have to get […]

Facebook tests an enhanced local search and discovery feature offering business suggestions – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Facebook is testing an enhanced local search feature that could see the social network creeping in on Google Maps, Foursquare and Yelp territory, TechCrunch learned and Facebook confirmed. Facebook users are now […]