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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
YouTube discontinues paid channels initiative and makes $4.99 sponsorship model available to all YouTube Gaming creators and some others via main YouTube app   —  YouTube today is taking on Twitch with the launch of a new program that will allow gamers to make money from their channels through the use of sponsorships.
Sep 19, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sweden-based payments processor iZettle raises $36M in debt from European Investment Bank, earmarked for AI tech   —  iZettle, the startup based out of Sweden that competes against the likes of Square and PayPal to provide card transaction services from smartphones and tablets …
Sep 19, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
Threat Stack raises $45M Series C led by Fidelity's F-Prime Capital Partners, to help businesses secure cloud infrastructure   —  Threat Stack, the Boston-based security startup that helps companies stay protected in the cloud, reeled in a $45 million investment today.
Sep 19, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Patreon confirms it's raised a $60M Series C led by Thrive Capital; sources say the valuation was $450M   —  Patreon upgrades content creation from a passion to a profession by paying artists 95% of subscription payments from fans instead of 55% of skimpy ad revenue like Facebook and YouTube.
Sep 19, 2017, 11:22 AMIn context
Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
Real-time data analytics startup Incorta raises $15M Series B led by Kleiner Perkins   —  Incorta, the startup that wants to speed up big data analytics by eliminating the need for data warehouses, has raised a $15 million Series B led by new investor Kleiner Perkins.
Sep 19, 2017, 10:10 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Intel announces it has invested over $1B in AI startups through its Intel Capital arm   —  Intel's putting its investment fund where its mouth is when it comes to artificial intelligence: The chipmaker announced today that it has funneled over $1 billion into AI startups via its Intel Capital center arm.
Sep 18, 2017, 11:40 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Matroid, which makes tech to monitor video streams for recognizable objects, raises $10M Series A from New Enterprise Associates and Intel Capital   —  As computer vision and object recognition technology continue to mature, we're edging closer to automating away the exceedingly boring task of monitoring closed circuit TV cameras.
Sep 18, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Videoblocks, the marketplace that pays 100% commission to content creators, rebrands as Storyblocks, debuts stock photo service to expand beyond video and audio   —  Stock imagery service Videoblocks made its name thanks to its flat-rate, unlimited video library and a marketplace that paid photographers a 100 percent commission.
Sep 18, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Fast-charging battery startup StoreDot raises $60M led by Daimler's trucking unit with Samsung Ventures among investors, plans phone battery cases for next year   —  As we continue to see a proliferation of wireless connected devices make their way into the mainstream consumer electronics market …
Sep 18, 2017, 12:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google debuts Tez, a mobile payments app that uses ultrasonic sounds to let you exchange money, launching today on iOS and Android in India   —  After several weeks of speculation and leaked details, today Google officially unveiled its first big foray into mobile payments in Asia.
Sep 17, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context

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