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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Lyft begins offering luxury cars, labelled Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV, in Chicago, LA, NYC, SF, and San Jose with plans to add 15+ more   —  Lyft is getting into the higher-end ride hailing game with Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV.  These are black car offerings similar to the service …
May 25, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
BMW, Intel, and Mobileye bring auto parts supplier Delphi into their self-driving car initiative   —  BMW, Intel and Mobileye have a new partner in their previously announced initiative to co-develop an autonomous driving platform.  Delphi is now a member of the group effort …
May 16, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
SiriusXM acquires connected car company Automatic for over $100M   —  SiriusXM has acquired Automatic, the maker of the Automatic Pro and Automatic Lite connected car OBD-II port accessories.  The deal is acknowledged by SiriusXM CFO David Frear to be worth a little north of $100 million …
May 1, 2017, 9:55 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Google opens up Classroom, its learning suite, to anyone with a Google account, expanding it beyond G Suite users   —  Google Classroom is opening up even further: After allowing anyone to join classes last month, expanding the learner side of the equation beyond just those with G Suite …
Apr 27, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Car sharing service Getaround raises $45M Series C from Toyota and others to expand global partnerships   —  Car sharing service Getaround has raised $45 million in Series C funding, led by a new investor Braemar Energy Ventures, and with participation from Toyota Motor Corp and China's SAIC Motor.
Apr 20, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Shopify debuts its first hardware product, a card reader, available free for new Point of Sale customers, $29 for existing customers   —  Shopify has designed its own hardware for the first time, building out a design team and coming up with a unique approach to thesimple card reader …
Apr 20, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Google Maps for iOS now lets you retrace your steps with Timeline, which has been in Google Maps for Android since 2015   —  Google hasn't had a terrific record with building social networks, but its Timeline feature for Google Maps is actually surprisingly similar to a primary facet of most social products …
Apr 18, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Microsoft to unveil Project Scorpio Xbox console at E3 on Sunday, June 11   —  Microsoft just sent out invites to members of the media for its big reveal of Xbox Project Scorpio, the upgraded console that will be the “first true 4K console for gamers” according to the company.
Apr 13, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Israel-based Otonomo raises $25M Series B for its cloud software that helps automakers monetize data generated by connected cars   —  It's no secret that data is the hot new revenue source for automakers, who are seeing additional profit opportunities bloom as vehicles become more connected …
Apr 7, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber expands its open source data visualization tool beyond mapping to other visual datasets, including network traffic   —  You may not be aware, but Uber offers an open source version of the data visualization framework it uses internally, called deck.gl.  The tool was made available …
Apr 7, 2017, 4:30 AMIn context

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