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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Didi Chuxing, China's largest taxi on-demand firm, denies plan for U.S. IPO in 2017   —  Didi Chuxing, the ride-sharing firm that leads Uber in China, has denied a report that it plans to go public in the U.S. next year.  —  Just days after Didi announced a landmark $1 billion investment from Apple …
May 16, 2016, 2:35 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Lenovo announces $500M Lenovo Capital and Incubator Group, its second tech startup fund   —  Lenovo is launching a new $500 million startup fund  —  Chinese tech giant Lenovo is investing $500 million in startups after it announced a new fund.  —  Unlike other corporates, Lenovo has a history of making deft investments.
May 7, 2016, 12:40 AMIn context
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Apr 25, 2016, 5:00 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Baidu's video business goes independent and raises $155M from investors   —  Baidu, China's Google and an Uber investor, has continued its policy of spinning off promising business units.  Following the spin-off of itsstudent Q&A app Zuoyebang last September, Baidu Video has gone independent …
Apr 22, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Chat app Kik launches a bot store and anyone can make bots for it   —  It seems like barely a day passes without some notable mention of chat bots in the tech industry.  Now one of North America's most used chat apps has jumped on the wagon after Kik, the billion dollar mobile messaging service …
Apr 5, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google reverses Gmail April 1 prank after users mistakenly put GIFs into important emails   —  Google has reversed one of its April Fools' Day pranks after it caused a number Gmail users to unwittingly insert GIFs into business emails and other important communications.
Apr 1, 2016, 5:30 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sony forms mobile gaming firm ForwardWorks to make PlayStation games for iOS and Android devices in Asia   —  Sony announces plans to make PlayStation games for iOS and Android  —  It looks like Sony will follow Nintendo's cue and focus on mobile gaming.  The company announced today …
Mar 24, 2016, 8:05 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba is working to bring virtual reality into its e-commerce services, announces GnomeMagic Lab, its own virtual reality research lab   —  Alibaba is working to bring virtual reality into its e-commerce services  —  Alibaba has formally thrown its hat into the virtual reality ring …
Mar 19, 2016, 7:00 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Ola, the Indian Uber rival that has raised $1.4B from investors, ends its food and grocery ordering experiments one year after launch   —  India's Ola shutters its on-demand food and grocery ordering services  —  Ola, the homegrown company rivaling Uber in India, has closed its food …
Mar 10, 2016, 1:05 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sky makes $45M strategic investment in Asia-based Netflix rival iFlix   —  UK broadcaster Sky is putting focus on emerging markets and online streaming after it made a $45 million investment in iFlix, a one-year-old company that rivals Netflix in Southeast Asia.
Mar 9, 2016, 4:55 AMIn context

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