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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Walmart, the world's largest private employer, says it has joined Facebook's Workplace platform and plans to roll out the software across its whole business   —  Workplace — Facebook's bid to take on the Slack, Microsoft and the rest of the players in the market of business chat and collaboration …
Sep 26, 2017, 12:07 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
SAP to acquire identity management firm Gigya, sources say for $350M   —  SAP, the German enterprise software giant, today announced an acquisition to strengthen its hybris e-commerce division.  It has acquired Gigya, a firm that helps online properties manage customer identities and profiles.
Sep 24, 2017, 5:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Twitter is testing a Twitter Lite Android app, first in the Philippines   —  Twitter today has nearly four times as many monthly active users outside the U.S. as it does in its home market — 260 million versus 68 million — and this week it quietly launched a new app in an effort to boost those numbers further.
Sep 23, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Banking tech firm 10x, founded by the ex-CEO of Barclays, raises $46M Series A to help modernize large banks with legacy infrastructure   —  The fintech revolution continues apace, and while many startups are hoping that newer and better tech will help them take business away from traditional banks …
Sep 21, 2017, 9:50 AMIn 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
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
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Samsung launches $300M Samsung Automotive Innovation Fund for autonomous tech, invests $90M into TTTech, a safety software developer for autonomous systems   —  Not to be outpaced in the connected car market by other tech giants, today the world's largest smartphone maker, Samsung …
Sep 14, 2017, 5:00 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Source: Facebook tests a feature for mentorships between users, following LinkedIn's free mentorship program announced earlier this summer   —  Earlier this year, Facebook signalled a plan to move into LinkedIn's territory with the launch of job advertising.
Sep 12, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook removes Instant Articles feature from Messenger, says it's now focusing its resources on Instant Articles on its core app   —  While Facebook prepares to offer readers a way to subscribe and pay for news directly from inside its app, the social network continues to tinker with how it presents publishers' content elsewhere.
Sep 12, 2017, 8:15 AMIn context

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