Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 1088:

Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Law enforcement has used services like SiriusXM and GM's OnStar to track cars and listen in on conversations since at least 2001, review of court filings shows   —  The rapid spread of connected devices that can listen and locate has been a boon for law enforcement.
Jan 15, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Forbes:
San Francisco District Attorney sues failed camera drone maker Lily, alleging the company intentionally lied to potential customers with its viral launch video   —  On Dec. 20, Lily Robotics was up against a wall.  It was five days before Christmas, and dozens of eager customers who had spent …
Jan 14, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Atlassian acquires popular team productivity app Trello for $425M, with $360M in cash and remainder in stock, in its largest acquisition to date   —  Australian software maker Atlassian has taken one of the leading independent players in collaboration software off the board as it looks …
Jan 9, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Ewan Spence / Forbes:
HMD Global launches Nokia 6, its first smartphone, a $245 China-only Android 7 device with 5.5" screen, Snapdragon 430, 4GB RAM, 16MP main and 8MP front camera   —  The first Android-powered smartphone to carry the Nokia name from HMD Global has been announced.
Jan 8, 2017, 5:10 AMIn context
Aaron Tilley / Forbes:
Apple publishes an artificial intelligence paper for the first time, after recently promising to open up its AI research   —  Earlier this month, Apple made a splash when it told the artificial intelligence research community that the secretive company would start publishing AI papers of its own.
Dec 26, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Laura Shin / Forbes:
a16z and USV invest $10M in Polychain Capital, a hedge fund started by the first Coinbase employee; the fund invests in Bitcoin, Ether, and other digital assets   —  Polychain Capital, a new hedge fund investing in bitcoin, ether and other digital assets, has garnered $10 million in investment …
Dec 11, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Amy Feldman / Forbes:
Procore raises $50M at $1B+ valuation, bringing the total amount raised to $179M for its cloud software for the construction industry   —  Procore Technologies, which FORBES named to its 2016 list of next billion-dollar startups, has reached unicorn status after raising another $50 million.
Dec 9, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Wish CEO confirms $500M fundraise, says the firm's strength comes with focus on rural users, which some VCs had trouble relating to during fundraising process   —  Despite Donald Trump's winning campaign, it'd be safe to say few Silicon Valley CEOs would publicly suggest comparing their companies with the President-elect.
Dec 7, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Source: Zenefits CFO Mark Woolway and the managing director of Thiel Capital Kevin Harrington are expected to be named to Donald Trump's transition team   —  President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name two more individuals from Silicon Valley-both of whom are close to billionaire investor Peter Thiel …
Dec 7, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Hugh McIntyre / Forbes:
Spotify unveils Singles, a new weekly series featuring exclusive recordings, replaces Sessions with Live   —  Throughout the year, Spotify has seemingly focused its vast resources on several areas: playlists, acquisitions, and original content.  The latter of the three has only been a topic …
Dec 1, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
New Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform helps automakers transform cars  —  Set of services built on Microsoft Azure is designed to help create custom connected driving experiences.
Worldpay:
U.S. eCommerce during 2016 & predictions for 2017  —  Read the interview here in our blog with Worldpay's North American General Manager - eCommerce, Casey Bullock.
Zoho:
Announcing the launch of our new webinar series  —  We are excited to announce our next series of webinars that are designed to educate both current and new users of Zoho CRM on CRM basics, how-to's, and best practices.
eero:
What is mesh WiFi, exactly?  —  Learn the benefits of a true mesh WiFi network at home - and how eero's TrueMesh is different than others.