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Cursor CEO and Founder Adam Weinstein

Why this top LinkedIn employee quit to start his own data analytics company

Adam Weinstein left LinkedIn last year and two months ago launched Cursor, a data analytics startup that lets anyone inside a company search for data across departments, applications, and platforms.

The number of messages sent via WhatsApp each day has tripled since Facebook bought it four years ago

WhatsApp wasn't widely considered a sound investment by Facebook, which had a messaging platform of its own and more than twice the number of monthly active users, but its growth in the years since says otherwise.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong

$1.6 billion Coinbase says that its newest acquisition puts it ‘on track’ to trade securities, and it could mean new coins are coming soon...

Coinbase, the unicorn bitcoin exchange, turned to M&A to get the licenses necessary to trade securities once the Securities and Exchange Commissions issues its guidelines on which cryptocurrencies will be regulated.
CoreOS founder and CEO Alex Polvi

Red Hat explains its $250 million purchase of a hot Google-backed startup

Red Hat is betting on CoreOS to bring it more joy with Kubernetes.
WeWork founders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey.

$20 billion startup WeWork continues its shopping spree with $200 million for Meetup

Meetup is only one of a slew of new investments and purchases the $20 billion startup WeWork has made in recent months.

Watch Boston Dynamics’ 25-second viral video unveiling a new lifelike robotic dog

The video was the #1 trending video on YouTube on Tuesday.
Assembling Ikea furniture is traditionally one of the most annoying parts of shopping at the retailer.

Ikea has acquired TaskRabbit — and it could fix the most annoying thing about the furniture giant

Ikea has reportedly bought TaskRabbit, a startup that could fix the most annoying thing about the iconic furniture company.

The ‘McDonald’s of the Philippines’ is reportedly plotting a $1 billion deal that would make it a major player in the global fast-fo...

Filipino fast-food behemoth Jollibee may be considering buying Pret A Manger in its quest for global domination.

Nearly-dead valet startup Luxe has been acquired by Volvo

At its peak, Luxe was a $110 million company, but it shuttered its app in April.

Bumble, a dating app that forces women to make the first move, reportedly turned down a $450 million acquisition offer

Match offered $450 million for the 3-year-old startup about two months ago, but Bumble rejected the offer.