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- Search Ads on Google Play are now rolling out to advertisers and developers to promote apps on Android.
- Equity crowd funding platform Seedrs has raised $15.6M in funding led by Woodford Patient Capital Trust and Augmentum Capital to launch in the U.S.
- Marketing intelligence software startup Radius has raised $50M led by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund.
- Qualcomm has developed a technology allowing for phones with metal backs to support wireless charging.