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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Dropbox CTO Aditya Agarwal says he is leaving in August after five years at the company   —  Aditya Agarwal, who came in to Dropbox from its acquisition of Cove way back in 2012 and was given the CTO role last year, will be leaving the company.  —  He announced his departure in a post on Facebook.
Jul 21, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Samsara, maker of sensors and GPS units for fleet vehicle management, raises $40M Series C at $530M+ valuation led by General Catalyst with return investor a16z   —  Rapid changes in the shipping industry has caught the attention of investors who are starting to pour large sums of money into the industry.
Jun 26, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest updates its Lens camera app with zoom, tap to focus on an item, and improved camera roll support   —  Pinterest's camera search tool, Lens, is getting a makeover today with some updated including the ability to zoom in and out and tap to focus, and making it easier to search with Lens from photos they've already taken.
Jun 21, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Meal ingredient delivery service Blue Apron files to go public, reports nearly $800M in 2016 revenue, up from $341M in 2015, on $55M loss   —  Blue Apron, which delivers ingredients to cook meals in your home and was among the companies whispered to go public this year, has now filed to go public.
Jun 1, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Box reports Q1 revenue of $117M, up 30% YoY, vs $115M expected, and an operating loss of $40M, or 34% of revenue, compared to 43% a year ago   —  Like Box's last quarterly check-in, the company once again touted that it had free cash flow in the first quarter this year as part …
May 31, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest adds visual search guides to its Lens and promotes its head of discovery engineering Vanja Josifovski to CTO role   —  Pinterest today is adding a new feature to its Lens — its live camera search — that will help pick apart what's in the image and make it easier to search specific parts of that image.
May 9, 2017, 1:22 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Google announces it has bought Kaggle, a platform with ~500K data scientists, which hosts data science and machine learning competitions and has raised $12.75M   —  Google today said it is acquiring Kaggle, an online service that hosts data science and machine learning competitions …
Mar 8, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
How Pinterest built Lens, its search tool for identifying real-world objects before suggesting related items, using GPU-powered deep learning and more   —  Sometime around 2013 and 2014, deep learning was going through a revolution that required pretty much everyone to reset their expectations …
Feb 23, 2017, 5:05 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Google Material Design principal Nicholas Jitkoff joins Dropbox as head of design   —  Dropbox today said it has named Nicholas Jitkoff — former lead designer for Google's Material Design team — as its VP of design.  —  This comes on the heels of a suite of announcements Dropbox made last week …
Feb 7, 2017, 1:37 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Snapchat had 161M DAUs in December 2016, up from 110M last year, with 69M located in US and 53M in Europe, and made $1.05 average revenue per user in Q4 2016   —  It's here!  Snap — which confidentially filed for its IPO late last year — has released its public filing through the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Feb 2, 2017, 5:08 PMIn context

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