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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
DoorDash begins a pilot program for grocery delivery with Walmart in Atlanta, wants to work behind the scenes to power delivery networks for larger companies   —  DoorDash is about to make a huge move into grocery delivery, but instead of going all out as a delivery service on its own …
Apr 24, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
SiFive, which helps companies ship custom chip designs based on the RISC-V architecture, raises $50.6M in venture financing led by Spark Capital and others   —  With the race to next-generation silicon in full swing, the waterfall of venture money flowing into custom silicon startups …
Apr 2, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Credit Karma is getting a $500M secondary investment from Silver Lake at a valuation of $4B, as it seeks to expand its product line   —  Credit Karma, which once started as a simple credit report system and is now looking to expand into a true financial assistant, announced today it is getting …
Mar 28, 2018, 11:51 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Google says it will acquire GIF platform Tenor, which is integrated into a variety of keyboards and messaging apps like Facebook Messenger   —  Google will be acquiring Tenor, which powers a variety of GIF keyboards on phones and messengers like Facebook Messenger, the companies announced today.
Mar 27, 2018, 2:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Zuora, an enterprise subscription billing and forecasting services provider, files for an IPO, reports nearly $50M in Q4 2017 revenue, up from $30M in Q4 2016   —  Zuora, which helps businesses handle subscription billing and forecasting, filed for an initial public offering this afternoon following …
Mar 16, 2018, 5:35 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
SambaNova Systems, an AI chip startup with tech from two Stanford professors and led by ex-Oracle SVP, raised $56M Series A co-led by GV, Walden International   —  Another massive financing round for an AI chip company is coming in today, this time for SambaNova Systems …
Mar 16, 2018, 4:35 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Square reports Q4 revenue of $283M, up 47% YoY, versus estimates of $266.3M, and 2017 subscription and services-based revenue of $253M, up 95% from 2016   —  Square posted a largely successful fourth quarter that showed continuing growth with its Cash App — with users spending around $90 million …
Feb 27, 2018, 4:55 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Fitbit reports Q4 revenue of $570.8M, versus an estimated $588.9M, and 5.4M wearable devices shipped, compared to 6.5M in Q4 2016; stock drops 13%+   —  Fitbit, which has increasingly had to fend off competition from devices like the Apple Watch and is increasingly making moves in the healthcare space …
Feb 26, 2018, 4:32 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Alphabet names John Hennessy as chairman, after Eric Schmidt's departure last year; Google's traffic acquisition costs to distributors reaches 24% of ad revenue   —  Google parent company Alphabet's big run over the past few months came to a screeching halt today after it came …
Feb 1, 2018, 4:27 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Slack updates screen sharing feature to allow collaborative editing, marking up of docs, more and says Screenhero to be shuttered in December   —  As Slack moves more and more into trying to become a go-to tool for workplace collaboration — especially in the face of competition from Atlassian …
Oct 25, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context

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