‘Facebook for Work’ to Take on LinkedIn: Tech News Today 1137

Facebook is turning pro. The social network company is building another social network for professionals to use called Facebook at Work, according to an … source

Crowd Cow, offering ranch to table meats, picks up $8 million from Madrona, Ashton Kutcher

Most high-end restaurants don’t get their beef from the local grocery store. Well-regarded chefs and restauranteurs build relationships with small farms and family ranchers to procure what’s known in the…

Tech News Today 559: FaceBookies

Acer tells Microsoft to stop, Samsung’s crisis of design, Facebook allows gambling, and more. Hosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell … source

ClassPass plans to add nine international cities by the end of 2018

ClassPass, the studio fitness platform that gives users access to thousands of boutique fitness classes, has said it plans to expand internationally into nine new countries by the end of…

Tech News Today 1687: Drive Fast, Break Wallets

Google is coming under fire for surfacing its own products at the top of search results that are related to hardware the company actually sells. The Wall Street … source

UPDATE: WorkFusion adds to its $50 million with strategic investors as it bulks up for acquisitions

WorkFusion, a business process automation software developer, added two new investors to its $50 million April round. The company’s new strategic investors include the large insurance company, Guardian; healthcare services…

News Fuse for September 19, 2013: Tech News Today 843

Tech news headlines for the day. For the full episode, go to http://twit.tv/tnt843. source

Sinemia, a MoviePass competitor, launches cardless ticketing

Sinemia is further differentiating itself from its main competitor, MoviePass. The moviegoing startup is launching a new feature today that gets rid of the need for people to have a…

Tech News Today 908: Open Mic

The crew invites three fans of the show to tell us all about who they are, why they listen, and what they love about tech. source

Dog-sitting startup Rover just raised $155M

Rover, a dog-walking and dog-boarding service that merged with DogVacay around this time last year, is now the second of such startups this year to raise a massive new round…

Tech News Today 892: I’m Spatially Dense

Why Apple really bought PrimSense, should your DNA be regulated, Bitcoin passes the $1000 mark, and more. source

And the winner of Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech is… Wingly

At the very beginning, there were 15 startups. After a morning of incredibly fierce competition, we now have a winner. Startups participating in the Startup Battlefield have all been hand-picked…