Techmeme

Results 71 - 80 of about 1587:

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Uber Eats acquires New York-based Ando, the food delivery startup from David Chang that makes its own food   —  As food delivery hopefuls like Deliveroo and Amazon get more involved in the making of food themselves, Uber's food delivery branch Uber Eats has made an acquisition that could see the company …
Jan 22, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Slack launches in beta on Linux as a Snap, an application package that's available across a range of Linux distributions, including Ubuntu   —  Slack's ambition to become the default, go-to place for employees chat to each other and link into hundreds of other applications to get work done …
Jan 20, 2018, 9:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Apple has hired a team of at least 18 people from a startup called Silicon Valley Data Science, including two of its co-founders   —  Apple has made a quiet but interesting move in its longer-term strategy around courting more business from enterprises.  The company has hired the tech team …
Jan 19, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Oslo-based Kahoot says its quiz app is used by 50%+ of US K-12 students every month, up from 30% in April 2016, and has 70M monthly users, up 75% YoY   —  With HQ Trivia continuing its viral and popular run, and education remaining a perennially strong category in app stores …
Jan 18, 2018, 12:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Toronto-based collaborative writing platform Wattpad raises $51M at an estimated ~$398M post-money valuation to expand its tech platform   —  Content, as they say, is king — but these days, that may be true only for as long as you can figure out a good business model to deliver it.
Jan 17, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google and Coursera launch program to train more IT support professionals, written by Googlers and subsidized by Google, available globally for $49/month   —  After a big fundraise and subsequent reorganization last year at Coursera — which saw a change of CEO, as well as the departure of its COO …
Jan 16, 2018, 9:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Indian payment startup Razorpay raises $20M Series B led by Tiger Global at what sources say is a valuation of $100M   —  E-commerce remains among the biggest tech opportunities in India, one of the world's most populated countries whose economy continues to rapidly evolve and now has over 500 million people connecting to the Internet.
Jan 15, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Source: Verizon is working on a new OTT video content service based on Oath content and a connected home product to manage smart devices   —  Jan 12, 2018, 4:23 amJan 12, 2018, 8:39 am  —  At CES, the big consumer electronics show underway this week in Las Vegas (when the lights are working) …
Jan 12, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Comcast says it will let US Xfinity customers control certain connected home products using its apps and hardware starting in the first half of 2018   —  The connected home has been a big theme at CES, and today Comcast is turning on a new service that underscores its intention to be central player in it.
Jan 10, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Canada-based Igloo Software, which makes a platform that integrates enterprise software, raises $47M Series C led by Frontier Capital   —  The market for social media and collaboration services for enterprises — made popular by the recent, rapid growth and emergence of platforms like Slack …
Jan 10, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Making gaming accessible to all  —  Read the story behind the new Xbox Adaptive Controller, which will make gaming accessible to people with a broad range of disabilities.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
GDPR QUIZ: 13 Questions Every Marketer Should Answer  —  What is GDPR?  —  Why GDPR?  —  Who will be affected by GDPR?  —  No doubt you have already started answering these questions.