Google Inc (GOOG) rebrands enterprise division to Google for Work

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is rebranding the enterprise division that sells Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Drive to Google For Work. This division used to be called Enterprise.

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Reddit has launched a new AMA app

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Reddit’s AMA (Ask Me Anything) section is very popular. Some of the notable figures that have done an AMA include Barack Obama, Robin Williams, Bill Gates, Madonna, Stan Lee, Al Gore, Roger Ebert, and David Copperfield.

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Fantasy sports service FanDuel raises $70 million

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FanDuel has raised $70 million in Series D funding. Shamrock Capital Advisors led this round of funding. Shamrock sold the Harlem Globetrotters franchise last year. NBC Sports Ventures and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts also participated in this round. Bullpen Capital, Pentech Ventures, and Comcast Ventures also participated in this round. This round of funding will go towards marketing and acquiring new customers.

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Thoma Bravo is taking Compuware private for around $2.5 billion

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Thoma Bravo has announced that it has acquired Detroit, Michigan based software provider Compuware for nearly $2.5 billion. Thoma Bravo is going to pay $10.43 in cash for each outstanding share of Compuware stock, according to the deal terms.

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YouTube launches donations service for channel owners

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YouTube has launched a new payment service that lets fans send donations to channel owners. The donations feature is available to users in the U.S., Australia, Japan, and Mexico.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) partners with American Express for iPhone 6 mobile payments

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has partnered with American Express to build a new iPhone payments system, according to sources with Re/code. American Express is one out of several partnerships that Apple has in place before launching a new payments service. It is believed that Apple will announce the payment service during the product event on September 9th.

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High-performance wheelchair company Whill raises $11 million in Series A funding

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Whill has raised $11 million in Series A funding to build on its omnidirectional four-wheel-drive mobility product. Whill was built by automotive veterans. Whill’s mobility chair can roll uphill and over rough terrain.

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DXY raises $70 million in funding

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DXY has announced that it has raised $70 million in funding from Tencent Holdings. Tencent will receive a minority equity stake of DXY on a fully diluted and as converted basis.

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