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Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Rackspace acquires Datapipe, one of its largest competitors, which has raised more than $310M in equity funding since 1998   —  Rackspace today announced its intention to acquire Datapipe, one of its largest competitors in the managed public and private cloud services business.
Sep 11, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Steve O'Hear / TechCrunch:
London-headquartered Entrepreneur First, which helps founders with pre-seed money, living stipend, more, raises $12.4M led by Greylock; Reid Hoffman joins board   —  Well, this is quite a coup.  Entrepreneur First (EF), the London-headquartered company builder that invests in individuals …
Sep 11, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
Linxo, a French startup that aggregates multiple bank accounts into single dashboard, raises $24M   —  French startup Linxo just raised $24 million (€20 million) from three financial institutions — Crédit Agricole, Crédit Mutuel Arkéa and MAIF.
Sep 10, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Favor, an on-demand delivery service focused on just Texas, closes $22M Series B led by existing investor S3 Ventures   —  The on-demand economy is great for consumers but hard for the companies that provide on-demand services.  While many are still struggling to stabilize their business model …
Sep 10, 2017, 4:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Volvo acquires assets of car valet startup Luxe, which had raised $75M+ in funding   —  After a pivot and months of speculation about the future of car valet and concierge startup Luxe, the company has finally found a home.  Today, automaker Volvo Cars announced that it is acquiring the startup's platform …
Sep 8, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter enables account sharing in its mobile app, powered by TweetDeck Teams   —  TweetDeck Teams — a feature that lets users share access to Twitter accounts without having to share a password — will now work in the Twitter app for iOS and Android.  This change will make it easier …
Sep 8, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Israel-based autonomous drone startup Airobotics raises $32.5M Series C from Microsoft Ventures and others to expand into defense and homeland security, more   —  Airobotics, a startup building autonomous drones for the enterprise sector that do not require humans to get involved in any aspect …
Sep 7, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
UploadVR, now Upload, says sexual harassment and wrongful termination suit against it is over; sources say firm dodged a bullet, question its initial response   —  Upload, formerly UploadVR, the virtual reality startupat the center of a sexual harassment and wrongful termination lawsuit filed earlier …
Sep 7, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Microsoft and Facebook partner to launch Open Neural Network Exchange format, letting AI developers switch between frameworks easily   —  Facebook and Microsoft announced ONNX, the Open Neural Network Exchange this morning in respective blog posts.  The Exchange makes it easier …
Sep 7, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
MIT and IBM partner on $240M research lab, named MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, with 10-year research agreement focused on AI and its applications   —  IBM and MIT came together today to sign a 10-year, $240 million partnership agreement that establishes the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab at the prestigious Cambridge, MA academic institution.
Sep 7, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context

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