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For many adolescents, TikTok videos they consume are primarily repurposed content on curated YouTube channels and Instagram meme accounts (Alex…

Alex West / New York Magazine : For many adolescents, TikTok videos they consume are primarily repurposed content on curated YouTube channels and Instagram meme accounts   —  If you're looking for a window into contemporary youth culture, there is nothing better than TikTok.  The social short-video app's primary feature …

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Mobile retail banking startup N26 is raising $300M Series D at a $2.7B valuation led by Insight Venture Partners, says it is live in 24 European…

Romain Dillet / TechCrunch : Mobile retail banking startup N26 is raising $300M Series D at a $2.7B valuation led by Insight Venture Partners, says it is live in 24 European markets   —  Fintech startup N26 is raising a Series D round of $300 million.  Following this new funding round, the company is now valued at $2.7 billion.

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Overview of the high-end monitors announced at CES so far, including 49-inch ultrawide offerings from Samsung, Dell, and others (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Tom Warren / The Verge : Overview of the high-end monitors announced at CES so far, including 49-inch ultrawide offerings from Samsung, Dell, and others   —  Giant, wide, and sometimes even portable  —  It's barely the second week of the year, and we've already been treated to an arrangement of weird and wonderful monitors …

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Hulu to start testing a new home screen to replace the “confusing” Lineup feature with two different options called “Hulu Picks” and “Unwatched in My…

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch : Hulu to start testing a new home screen to replace the “confusing” Lineup feature with two different options called “Hulu Picks” and “Unwatched in My Stuff”   —  Hulu is preparing to update its streaming app in order to make its simpler to navigate to and discover content you want to watch.

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Wikimedia announces the integration of Google Translate into Wikipedia’s content translation tool used by editors, which now supports 121 total…

Manish Singh / VentureBeat : Wikimedia announces the integration of Google Translate into Wikipedia's content translation tool used by editors, which now supports 121 total languages   —  For years, Wikipedia has been working on making its eponymous encyclopedia support more languages.  But the nonprofit's effort has been slow …

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Some VCs say they are rooting for a market dip to counterbalance an overheated startup market, with a VC at IVP predicting valuations will drop…

Erin Griffith / New York Times : Some VCs say they are rooting for a market dip to counterbalance an overheated startup market, with a VC at IVP predicting valuations will drop 10%-40% in 2019   —  Some venture capitalists are rooting for a market dip to calm Silicon Valley's overheated start-up scene.

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Amazon says its Fire TV products have “well over” 30M active users, up from 25M in October and surpassing Roku’s 27M+ announced earlier this week…

Joan E. Solsman / CNET : Amazon says its Fire TV products have “well over” 30M active users, up from 25M in October and surpassing Roku's 27M+ announced earlier this week   —  Amazon's Fire TV may be moving into the lead among video streaming devices, with its lineup of products attracting “well over” …

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AT&T says its mobile 5G network will be available nationwide in 2020 on its sub-6GHz spectrum amid competitor criticism of its 5G E branding on…

Jeremy Horwitz / VentureBeat : AT&T says its mobile 5G network will be available nationwide in 2020 on its sub-6GHz spectrum amid competitor criticism of its 5G E branding on non-5G devices   —  AT&T already launched its initial mobile 5G network in parts of 12 U.S. cities last December, but it's now preparing …

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Instagram will now let users post to multiple accounts at once on iOS and begins testing easier Google Photos imports on Android (Josh…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : Instagram will now let users post to multiple accounts at once on iOS and begins testing easier Google Photos imports on Android   —  Instagram is swaying the balance towards simplicity but away from originality.  It's adding the ability to publish feed posts to different accounts you control …

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