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An overview of Twitter and Elon Musk’s legal battle so far: the judge wants to focus the case on the contractual agreement, sparring over discovery, and more

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Greek neobank Viva Wallet, which targets small and medium merchants, raises $80M from Tencent and others

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Apple reports a record $11.5B in Mac revenue for Q4, up 25% YoY, and sets “a quarterly record for upgraders”, but expects a YoY decline in Q1 2023

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Q&A with EIC Nilay Patel on The Verge’s 10th anniversary, tech media’s advance from early breathless gadget reviews, subject-source relationships, and more

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UserGems, whose AI-based data mapping tech helps companies identify prospective customers for B2B sales, raises a $20M Series A led by Craft Ventures

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Researchers say infections by the Purple Fox botnet malware, first spotted in 2018, continue to rise thanks to a new technique that allows PC-to-PC spread

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Google’s Russian subsidiary plans to file for bankruptcy, saying it cannot pay employees, suppliers, and vendors after authorities seized its local bank account

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Acer unveils the SpatialLabs View and SpatialLabs View Pro, standalone external 15.6″ 4K monitors with its glasses-free stereoscopic 3D tech, starting at $1,099

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Tel Aviv-based Cylus, which provides cybersecurity tools for rail networks, raises a $30M Series B led by Ibex Investors, bringing its total funding to $57M+

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SEC filing: Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs, which unveiled its NFT robot cock fighting game MechaFightClub in January 2022, raised $40M

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TikTok partners with Audius, a music streaming service built on Ethereum, to let users upload their music as TikTok Sounds