Techmeme

Results 101 - 110 of about 1517:

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Online art discovery platform Artsy raises $50M Series D, to double down on auctions after partnering with the three leading brick-and-mortar auction houses   —  The market for buying, selling and learning about visual art online is getting a significant boost today.
Jul 18, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Privitar, which builds tools to ensure privacy in big data analytics, raises $16M Series A led by France's Partech Ventures; Salesforce Ventures among investors   —  As data protection — a set of laws and practices created across different markets to ensure that our sensitive information does …
Jul 18, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
UK startup WaveOptics raises $16M Series B for its waveguide-based optics for AR devices   —  WaveOptics, a UK startup that builds waveguide-based optics — technology based on hologram physics and photonic crystals — for augmented reality hardware, has raised $16 million (£12 million) …
Jul 17, 2017, 8:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Cisco acquires St Louis-based forensic security cloud service provider Observable Networks, which provides real-time network behavior monitoring   —  Cisco has made another acquisition in the enterprise security space — underscoring the ongoing market demand for security services amid …
Jul 13, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google acquires Indian AI startup Halli Labs, which was building AI tools to address “old problems and domains”   —  Some more M&A news in the world of artificial intelligence.  Today it was made public that Google has acquired Halli Labs, a very young (its first public appearance …
Jul 12, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Samsung quietly acquires Greek text-to-speech startup Innoetics, which also has voice-to-speech tech that replicates voices, for under $50M   —  With the launch of Bixby and reports that Samsung is building its own competitor to Amazon's Echo, the consumer electronics giant has now made an acquisition …
Jul 11, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
UK cybersecurity startup Darktrace raises $75M Series D led by Insight Venture Partners, at an $825M valuation   —  With cybercrime projected to reap some $6 trillion in damages by 2021, and businesses likely to invest around $1 trillion over the next five years to try to mitigate that …
Jul 11, 2017, 7:10 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Baidu acquires Seattle-based natural language startup Kitt.ai, which helps build and power chatbots and voice-based apps across multiple platforms and devices   —  China's search giant Baidu has made another acquisition to continue its push into artificial intelligence, and specifically to help …
Jul 5, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
UK's Tide raises $14M Series A to challenge big banks with a mobile-first service for SMBs, partners with iwoca to start a loan program offering up to £100K   —  Europe has seen a large wave of startup banks pop up in the last few years — companies like N26, Atom and Monzo that are taking …
Jul 4, 2017, 12:50 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Gaming firm Razer seeks to raise over $600M in Hong Kong IPO   —  Gaming firm Razer has filed to go public through an IPO in Hong Kong as it looks to raise more than $600 million to go after growth opportunities.  —  The U.S.-based company, which traces its origins back to Singapore, filed initial paperwork on Friday.
Jul 1, 2017, 3:10 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Putting students front and center, from ‘Minecraft’ to mixed reality  —  Microsoft unveils new research and technology to prepare today's students for a bold new digital world.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Adyen:
Adyen predicts the future of retail technology  —  See how Adyen's data and market research gives some early clues as to what 2018's global retail trends will be.
Zoho:
Notebook Update: Introducing Reminders, Note Sorting, and More  —  We hope you've been enjoying Notebook for Web, Smart Cards, and all the other cool stuff that was included in Notebook's 4.0 release.