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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tencent's e-book publishing arm, China Literature, set to spin out and raise $1B+ in Hong Kong IPO   —  Tencent's China Literature, an Amazon-like e-book business, is continuing the trend of Asian tech IPOs after it announced its public listing in Hong Kong will raise $1.06 billion on Wednesday.
Nov 7, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Major flaw in Parity multi-sig wallets, often used in ICOs, potentially freezes hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Ethereum   —  Today is not a good news day for Ethereum.  A vulnerability found within a popular wallet has frozen potentially hundreds of millions of dollars …
Nov 7, 2017, 11:37 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches $50 Fire TV Stick Basic Edition without Alexa for international users of its Prime video service in 100 markets   —  We're approaching one year since Amazon expanded its Prime video service to over 200 countries internationally, and today the company is doubling …
Nov 7, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Open-source database startup MariaDB confirms $27M Series C led by Alibaba; valuation was reported as $354M in September   —  Open source database startup MariaDB has announced a new $27 million round of funding led by Alibaba, confirming the news that TechCrunch reported in September.
Nov 2, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Grab opens its GrabPay payments service to third party merchants in Singapore   —  Grab is best known for rivaling Uber in Southeast Asia, but today the company took a major step into becoming a fintech player, too.  —  That's because the ride-sharing firm, which recently raised $2 billion …
Nov 1, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
LG's mobile business reports loss of ~$331.37M in Q3 with 13.7M shipments, up 9% QoQ in US   —  Korea electronics giant LG continues to show the world that making a profit, or even breaking even, from selling smartphones is no easy thing.  —  LG Mobile has posted just one quarter of profitability …
Oct 26, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Southeast Asian gaming and e-commerce firm Sea Limited, formerly Garena, prices its shares above range at $15, set to raise $884M in NYSE IPO   —  Sea, the Singapore-based digital entertainment firm formerly known as Garena, is set to raise upwards of $884 million when it lists on the New York Stock Exchange Friday under ‘SE’.
Oct 20, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
India's Uber rival Ola raises $1.1B led by Tencent, says it's close to finalizing a $2.1B round, which source says would give company a $7B post-money valuation   —  It's been a long while coming but Uber's chief rival in India is finally raising a big round, and joining the billion-dollar round club at the same time.
Oct 11, 2017, 1:52 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sources: open source database startup MariaDB to raise another $27M, led by Alibaba, at $354M valuation   —  Alibaba has spent 2017 pushing its cloud computing business and now it is preparing to make its first major investment in a Western startup in the space.
Sep 29, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba says it will invest $15B over five years in logistics and takes majority stake in logistics firm Cainiao for $807M   —  Alibaba is getting serious about logistics after it agreed to invest RMB 5.3 billion ($807 million) in order to take majority ownership in subsidiary company Cainiao.
Sep 26, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context

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