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TechCrunch:
Sources: Jawbone pivoting to B2B model geared toward clinics and health professionals for use with patients and is in talks to raise additional funding   —  Feb 3, 2017, 2:45 pmFeb 3, 2017, 3:23 pm  —  Make way for one more pivot from Jawbone.  The fitness band maker that originally started …
Feb 3, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Spotify weighs plan to delay its IPO until 2018 in order to improve margins, renegotiate licensing deals, more   —  Spotify — the music streaming company with over 100 million users (40 million of them paying) — has long been seen as one of the more likely candidates among larger tech startups …
Feb 2, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Take-Two Interactive, which once rebuffed a $2B acquisition offer from EA, buys mobile games publisher Social Point for up to $276M   —  Some more consolidation is afoot in the gaming industry.  Take-Two Interactive, the games maker behind big titles like Grand Theft Auto …
Feb 1, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
CB Insights report: 3,358 tech exits in 2016 from 3,260 M&A exits and 98 IPOs, down 4% from 2015; unicorn “births” fell by 68% YoY to 25   —  As we kick off 2017 with a surprise acquisition of what was planned to be the first big IPO of the year — Cisco snapping up AppDynamics …
Jan 31, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sources: Alphabet is in advanced talks to sell Terra Bella satellite imaging unit to Planet Labs, also considered a sale to Monsanto's Climate Corp. for ~$300M   —  Sources tell TechCrunch that Google parent company Alphabet is in advanced discussions to sell its Terra Bella satellite business …
Jan 25, 2017, 10:40 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Data management startup Collibra raises $50M Series C led by ICONIQ   —  Jan 18, 2017, 5:03 amJan 19, 2017, 3:07 am  —  Data governance and management startup Collibra — originally founded in Belgium but now based out of New York to help businesses in sectors like finance and healthcare …
Jan 23, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Alphabet's smart home brand Nest expands to Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain   —  As Amazon, Apple and others tee up smart home strategies with apps, hubs and new devices, Google is also turning up the temperature, so to speak, on its own ambitions.  Today, Nest — the smart home business …
Jan 23, 2017, 9:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Rocket Internet Capital Partners fund, operational since early 2016, says it reached $1B fundraising target; Rocket Internet committed $140M to the fund   —  If you thought the problems Rocket Internet has had bringing its portfolio of startups and its business overall into the black …
Jan 21, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn unveils new desktop site with simpler, app-like look, pop-up messaging window with chatbots, and updated universal search   —  After a short preview in September last year, and the small matter of getting acquired for $26.2 billion by Microsoft, today LinkedIn …
Jan 19, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
TomTom acquires Berlin-based startup Autonomos to bolster its self-driving technology   —  Navigation and mapping company TomTom — which provides data to companies like Uber and Apple as well as for its own GPS systems — has made an acquisition to add more autonomous driving technology to its platform.
Jan 18, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context

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