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"I have a view that if you build something that's good, and you keep making it better, it lasts," says D'Angelo. Newsle, a news discovery startup, announced Monday that it had raised a $1.65 million Series A round of venture capital. So much for Apple's "very painful and expensive" retail mistake ... Tough luck for Google Voice loyalists, as the new Hangouts messaging product denigrates a key function of Voice. New York City-based Seamless and Chicago-based GrubHub have agreed to merge their privately held online food delivery businesses, the companies announced today. As part of its efforts to strengthen its software capabilities Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it will be hosting a global competition to lure developers to create apps for its Galaxy smartphones. Does the world really need another subscription commerce business? AOL is weighing that very question. The Lenovo Horizon "tabletop" PC transforms your coffee table into a game center. But is it worth $1,700? "We’re not turning purple," says Tumblr founder David Karp, who then drops an f-bomb. Sprint's bid for Clearwire faces stiff opposition from key minority shareholders. Either way, Sprint finds itself the subject of competing bids from SoftBank and Dish Network.