Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of 26:

Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Tableau reports Q2 revenue of $212.9M, up 7.2% YoY, and a net loss of $42.5M, compared with $47.5M a year ago, says subscription sales are up 16% YoY   —  The Seattle company, which sells data analytics software, exceeded analysts' expectations for the second quarter.
Aug 2, 2017, 8:01 PMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft unveils $10B Rural Airband Initiative to bring better broadband to 23.4M Americans, to start efforts in 12 states by offering seed money to local ISPs   —  In an event scheduled for Tuesday in Washington, D.C., Microsoft plans to propose using technology it helped develop as a cornerstone …
Jul 11, 2017, 2:50 AMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Echodyne raises $29M Series B led by NEA to develop radar sensors for drones and autonomous vehicles, bringing its total raised to $44M   —  Echodyne's radar arrays are designed to bring some of the power and precision of massive, heavy, military-grade radars to a tablet-sized device.
May 22, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Ángel González / The Seattle Times:
Amazon says it has 45K robots helping in 20 fulfillment centers, up from last year when it had 30K robots working alongside 230K humans   —  The world's largest e-commerce retailer said it employed 45,000 robots in some 20 fulfillment centers.  That's a cool 50 percent increase …
Jan 4, 2017, 12:50 AMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Current and former employees recount the birth of cloud computing efforts at Microsoft and how the company came to embrace cloud computing as a business   —  From suffering through a decade of product delays, missed opportunities and lackluster stock performance, Microsoft found a rebirth of sorts through cloud computing.
Dec 17, 2016, 8:45 PMIn context
Rachel Lerman / The Seattle Times:
Cloud-based IT management company Apptio's stock rises 41% in first day of trading, closing at $22.55   —  Apptio's stock closed up 41 percent Friday in the Bellevue technology company's first day of trading.  —  Apptio's stock popped up 41 percent Friday in the Bellevue technology company's first day of trading.
Sep 23, 2016, 9:40 PMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft reaches $10K settlement with a small business over an unplanned Windows 10 update   —  With about a month left for many PC users to upgrade to Windows 10 at no charge, Microsoft is being criticized for its aggressive — some say too aggressive — campaign to get people to install the new operating system.
Jun 27, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
The Seattle Times:
Microsoft President Brad Smith says the company “wholeheartedly” supports Apple in FBI case, will file amicus brief next week   —  Microsoft takes Apple's side in iPhone dispute with FBI  —  Microsoft is “wholeheartedly” siding with Apple in its battle with the FBI over unlocking a terrorist's iPhone.
Feb 25, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Matt Day / The Seattle Times:
Microsoft recalls AC power cords for Surface Pro devices sold before March 15, 2015   —  Microsoft recalls power cords for Surface tablets  —  The recall involves AC power cords sold before March that are used with several Surface Pro models.  —  Microsoft is recalling about 2.44 million …
Feb 2, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context
Jay Greene / The Seattle Times:
Amazon is expected to acquire the remaining 75% stake in Colis Privé, a French package delivery company, early this year   —  Amazon poised to take on UPS, FedEx in delivery business  —  Amazon's full acquisition of a French package-delivery company, expected soon …
Jan 11, 2016, 6:05 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
AI-controlled soaring machine takes flight  —  Microsoft researchers test an autonomous sailplane able to identify, predict and act on complex variables.
eero:
What is a WiFi extender?  —  Read about how a WiFi extender won't solve your WiFi issues the same way a mesh network will.
Zoho:
Zoho ShowTime Screen Share - Connect with your world  —  Share your knowledge.  It is a way to achieve immortality.  — Dalai Lama  —  The modern day trainer must be primed to excel in all avenues of sharing knowledge.
Worldpay:
Missed our Virtual Reality webinar ft. VentureBeat?  —  We ran it like a podcast and had a really informative discussion around VR payments.  Listen now, on-demand.