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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Snapchat now lets US users create, submit, and pay for custom geofilters from within its app   —  Snapchat introduced a way to create custom geofilters back in February of last year, and now it's making the feature easier to use.  U.S. Snapchat users can now create and submit custom filters directly …
Jun 28, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
You can now request an Uber ride for people without a smartphone or Uber account, making it easier to help seniors   —  Uber is adding a new feature that lets you specify someone else in your phone's contact book as the rider for the trip.  It was always possible to hail a ride …
Jun 27, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Drive.ai raises $50M Series B led by NEA for retrofit kits to bring self-driving to existing fleets   —  Self-driving technology startup Drive.ai has raised a $50 million Series B funding round, led by NEA and with participation from GGV and previous investors, including Series A lead Northern Light.
Jun 27, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Satellogic raises $27M Series B led by Tencent, with CrunchFund participating, for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites   —  Space tech company Satellogic has raised $27 million in a Series B round led by Chinese internet giant Tencent, and with participation by CrunchFund (disclosure …
Jun 23, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Elon Musk is leaving Trump advisory councils following Paris agreement withdrawal, says “Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world”   —  Elon Musk is making good on his promise to leave President Trump's White House advisory councils, he said today on Twitter.
Jun 1, 2017, 4:09 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Baidu partners with Bosch and Continental to work on autonomous driving and connected cars   —  Baidu has two new German auto industry heavyweights on its side in the race to develop autonomous driving technology.  Both Bosch and Continental are now partnered up with the Chinese internet giant …
Jun 1, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Waze says it's expanding its carpooling service to all of California beginning June 6 after successful tests in San Francisco, Sacramento, and Monterey   —  Google's Waze is growing its Carpool offering, expanding the ride-sharing service to all of California after successful trials in San Francisco, Sacramento and Monterey.
May 31, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Lyft begins offering luxury cars, labelled Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV, in Chicago, LA, NYC, SF, and San Jose with plans to add 15+ more   —  Lyft is getting into the higher-end ride hailing game with Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV.  These are black car offerings similar to the service …
May 25, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
BMW, Intel, and Mobileye bring auto parts supplier Delphi into their self-driving car initiative   —  BMW, Intel and Mobileye have a new partner in their previously announced initiative to co-develop an autonomous driving platform.  Delphi is now a member of the group effort …
May 16, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
SiriusXM acquires connected car company Automatic for over $100M   —  SiriusXM has acquired Automatic, the maker of the Automatic Pro and Automatic Lite connected car OBD-II port accessories.  The deal is acknowledged by SiriusXM CFO David Frear to be worth a little north of $100 million …
May 1, 2017, 9:55 PMIn context

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