Microsoft is shutting down its Mixer videogame streaming service due to slow adoption, and plans to steer its existing users to Facebook Gaming starting next month, Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox, announced in a blog post. The move, which comes nearly four years after Microsoft acquired Beam, the former name of the Mixer service, appears to short-circuit a portion of the battle between Microsoft...
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The social and racial homogeneity of the venture capital industry has long been a source of frustration for entrepreneurs and investors alike. In recent years, this frustration has boiled over into a full-fledged movement, with a growing chorus of voices arguing that venture capitalists are destroying value by overlooking founders from swaths of the population including women, people of color...
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