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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google adds a firewall to its App Engine platform, letting developers restrict apps to certain users or regions, available in beta   —  Google has announced a new firewall feature that allows developers and administrators using App Engine to easily restrict access from specific traffic sources.
Aug 24, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Netscape co-founder Jim Clark launches CommandScape, a building management system for commercial and premium residential properties   —  As a creator of some of the internet's biggest brands, Jim Clark should require little introduction.  But the 73-year-old Texan billionaire doesn't garner …
Aug 22, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
B2B data platform ZoomInfo was acquired by private equity firm Great Hill Partners for $240M   —  ZoomInfo, the subscription-based B2B platform that sells access to company data such as contact details, employment history, and other background information, was acquired earlier this week …
Aug 17, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Kickstarter CEO and cofounder Yancey Strickler to step down later this year as the firm searches for his replacement   —  Yancey Strickler, cofounder and CEO of Kickstarter, has announced that he's stepping down from the crowdfunding giant later this year.  A hunt for his replacement is now in motion.
Jul 27, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
eBay debuts AI-powered Image Search tool, which scans photos to find items online, and Find it on eBay, which uses photos from the web, coming to mobile in fall   —  With artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning seemingly permeating just about every facet of the online world …
Jul 26, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Giphy launches its GIF Maker tool for mobile browsers   —  Giphy, the online database and search engine for all things GIF, has announced that it's launching its popular GIF Maker tool for mobile web browsers.  —  First introduced for desktop browsers back in 2015, GIF Maker is a fairly simple tool …
Jul 25, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Educational quiz platform Kahoot raises $20M Series A from Microsoft Ventures and others, bringing total raised to $26.5M   —  Kahoot, an online learning platform that lets teachers create and tailor quizzes for their classes, has closed its series A round of funding at $20 million.
Jul 19, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Avast acquires UK-based Piriform, maker of popular system cleaning program CCleaner, says it will continue to offer CCleaner as a standalone product   —  Security software giant Avast has acquired Piriform, the U.K.-based company behind CCleaner — one of the most popular system cleaners on desktop and mobile.
Jul 19, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google publicly launches Hire, a tool to help small and medium-sized businesses manage the job application process, for G Suite users in the US   —  Google is today lifting the lid on a new app designed to help small and medium-sized businesses find and recruit employees more effectively.
Jul 18, 2017, 9:35 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Symantec to acquire mobile cybersecurity startup Skycure, just a week after buying Fireglass, another infosec firm   —  Security software giant Symantec is continuing its recent spate of acquisitions with the news that it plans to buy U.S / Israeli cybersecurity company Skycure.
Jul 11, 2017, 6:10 PMIn context

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