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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Amazon announces plans for 100-person R&D hub in Barcelona focused on machine learning   —  Amazon has announced plans for a new machine learning-focused research and development (R&D) hub in Barcelona and expects to hire more than 100 engineers and scientists when it opens in early 2018.
Sep 7, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Xiaomi partners with Google to launch mid-range $234 Mi A1 handset as part of Android One initiative in 40 markets, starting in India   —  Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has launched its first Android One device in partnership with Google.  —  The Mi A1 is the latest in a line of Android …
Sep 5, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
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

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