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Just Eat backs Flypay to help restaurant and pub chains consolidate their tech — TechCrunch

Just Eat, the online takeout ordering behemoth, has invested in U.K. startup Flypay, which has built a platform to help restaurant and pub chains consolidate their various and disparate technology solutions. The size of the round is £3.5 million and serves as an extension to the company’s previous Series A that saw it pick up…

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Intimate Photos of African-American Communities — Flavorwire

Grammy-nominated artist Mathieu Bitton’s work tells stories that range from the life of a rockstar, to depictions of everyday life in African-American communities. The images in his photo exhibition Darker Than Blue, on view at the Leica Gallery in Los Angeles through October 17, were captured with Leica cameras — a way of working that…

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Ethics in VC: How much confidentiality should founders expect? — VentureBeat

GUEST: Sometimes we are challenged to examine the very fundamentals of how we work. During a recent industry panel discussion, I was prompted to think hard about one of the building blocks of being a VC business by a nervous founder. This founder had been on the funding trail for three months and had real…

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Confessions of a lifelong Republican entrepreneur — TechCrunch

Sean Ammirati has many identities: serially successful start-up entrepreneur, Carnegie Mellon University professor, VC at Birchmere Ventures, best-selling writer and lifelong Republican. He certainly proud of the first four of these identities. But the fifth thing – his status as a lifelong Republican – is now causing him severe embarrassment. The Grand Old Party of Lincoln……

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I don’t wanna grow up: When startups start selling to the enterprise — VentureBeat

GUEST: The operational and cultural differences between startups and enterprises are vast. Startups are nimble, making important decisions without having to navigate a lot of red tape. They offer a casual culture of hoodies and bean bag chairs. When was the last time you walked into a startup office and saw someone wearing a suit?…

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Rock Band VR takes music games in a new direction — VentureBeat

PREVIEW: I have no musical talent, and I’m even bad at playing faux guitars. So, I was a very bad guinea pig to try out Rock Band VR, the latest version of the guitar-strumming game coming from Harmonix Music Systems for the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. I played the title at the Oculus Connect event last week, which…

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