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Apple confirms Shazam acquisition; sources say deal was for about $400M, and Snap and Spotify also expressed interest   —  After we broke the story last week that Apple was acquiring London-based music and image recognition service Shazam, Apple confirmed the news today.
Dec 11, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Apple to acquire music recognition app Shazam; one source puts the deal at about $400M; Shazam's post-money valuation after its 2015 funding was $1.02B   —  Update : this story has now been confirmed.  —  As Spotify continues to inch towards a public listing, Apple is making a move …
Dec 8, 2017, 3:48 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Earny, which checks for price drops on items users bought and then asks retailers like Target or Amazon for a refund, raises $9M Series A led by Mayfield   —  Have you ever bought something only to see it go on sale the next day?  —  It may seem like bad luck, but you're often still entitled to get that discount.
Dec 5, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Spot.IM raises $25M Series C led by Insight Venture Partners for its Disqus-like comment platform for publications like Time, NBC, HuffPost, Engadget   —  Social media has become critical to the online publishers.  It drives a lot of traffic and helps brands build a following.
Dec 4, 2017, 2:35 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Twitter Lite rolling out to 24 countries across Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Latin America, after Philippines test showed a 50% increase in tweets   —  Twitter is rolling out its “Lite” version, after a successful trial in the Philippines.The Android app will become available …
Nov 30, 2017, 10:40 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Box reports Q3 revenue of $129.3M, up 26% YoY, beating $128.6M estimate, 80K customers, and regains cash flow positive status   —  Box posted its third-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday.  —  The cloud management business reported $129.3 million in revenue, up 26 percent from last year.
Nov 29, 2017, 5:11 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
SailPoint, an identity and access management software provider for enterprises, closes up 8% on its first day of trading after raising $240M in IPO   —  SailPoint, the enterprise identity solutions business, went up eight percent in its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Friday.
Nov 17, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Online fashion retailer Stitch Fix closes up 1% on its first day of trading, after raising $120M in a downsized IPO   —  Stitch Fix went up just 1 percent on its first day of trading.  After pricing at $15, the company closed at $15.15.  It's also below the opening trade of $16.90.
Nov 17, 2017, 4:25 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Email marketing company SendGrid closes up ~13%, at $18.03, on its first day of trading after raising $131M in IPO   —  Marketing email company SendGrid had a decent first day on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday.  After pricing shares at $16, the company closed at $18.03, or up almost 13%.
Nov 15, 2017, 4:14 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
SendGrid raises $131M after pricing its IPO at $16, upsizing to sell 8.2M shares instead of 7.7M, will open on the NYSE under “SEND” on Wednesday   —  SendGrid, the Denver-based marketing email company, raised $131 million after pricing its IPO at $16, above the expected range of $13.50 to $15.50.
Nov 14, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context

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