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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Omni, a startup that allows you to store and rent your possessions, raises $25M Series B; Ripple execs invested an undisclosed amount of XRP tokens in the round   —  Earlier this month, I wrote that crypto companies are going to become investors in 2018.  I didn't quite imagine that happening as quickly as mid-January, but here we are.
Jan 17, 2018, 10:05 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Internal email shows Google has opened an office in the Chinese city of Shenzhen, the global hardware hub that is home to Tencent, Huawei, and ZTE   —  A month after announcing plans to open its first AI lab in China, Google is expanding again through a move into Shenzhen.
Jan 16, 2018, 11:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Telegram plans to raise $1.2B in its ICO, starting with a $600M pre-sale, and to rival Ethereum with its Telegram Open Network platform, company documents show   —  We have even more information about messaging app Telegram's plans for cashing in on its popularity within the crypto community …
Jan 15, 2018, 4:02 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Apple's China iCloud data migration includes international users whose country setting is set to China, raising concerns among users living temporarily in China   —  Apple's plan to migrate China-based iCloud user accounts to a local host on Chinese soil is already running into controversy …
Jan 11, 2018, 9:15 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Chinese ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing says it has raised $4B from undisclosed backers, which will be used for AI and international expansion   —  China's Didi Chuxing, the country's top ride-hailing company, said today that it has raised $4 billion in new capital to support a range …
Dec 20, 2017, 10:10 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Litecoin founder Charlie Lee has sold all of his LTC holdings, says he wants to avoid the conflict of interest that comes with his influence and position   —  Charlie Lee, the former director of engineering at Coinbase, is selling almost all of his holdings in Litecoin (LTC), the cryptocurrency that he founded in 2011.
Dec 20, 2017, 7:00 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Indonesia's ride-hailing service Go-Jek has acquired offline payment firm Kartuku, payment gateway Midtrans, and payment and lending network Mapan   —  Go-Jek, the company leading Uber and Grab in Southeast Asia's largest market, has bagged a hat trick of deals to advance its mobile payment strategy.
Dec 15, 2017, 7:25 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Techstars partners with Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten and its chat app Viber on three-month Asia-based accelerator focused on mobile chat and related areas   —  Techstars is bringing its global accelerator program to Asia for the first time in partnership with Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten and its chat app Viber.
Dec 13, 2017, 4:55 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google and Temasek report: Southeast Asia's internet economy growth has exceeded expectations by 35%, now estimated to reach $50B in 2017 and $200B by 2025   —  Southeast Asia is now the world's third largest region for internet users — with more people online than the entire U.S. population …
Dec 13, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google says it's opening an artificial intelligence research center in Beijing, its first in China   —  Google has officially announced that it is opening an AI center in Beijing, China.  —  The confirmation comes after months of speculation fueled by a major push to hire AI talent inside the country.
Dec 13, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context

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