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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
ProPublica adopts Politwoops and four other Sunlight Labs projects using open government data; several other Sunlight projects are headed to other organizations   —  Politwoops, the service that preserves politicians' deleted tweets for posterity and to hold them to account, has a new parent …
Nov 1, 2016, 1:50 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
SafetyCulture, maker of inspection checklist app iAuditor, raises $23M Series B, led by Index Ventures   —  SafetyCulture, the maker of a b2b inspection checklist app called iAuditor, has pulled in a $23 million Series B funding led by Index Ventures.  Also participating Blackbird Ventures …
Oct 18, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
European travel planner and booking platform GoEuro raises $70M round, led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers   —  Travel planner and booking platform GoEuro has taken in another big cash injection, announcing a $70 million funding round led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk …
Oct 4, 2016, 8:10 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Telegram launches bot-powered gaming platform for integrated HTML5 games inside chats, starting with 30 free games   —  The messaging wars are really a battle for attention.  It's all about which comms app giant can embed the stickiest and most addictive features into their platform …
Oct 3, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Sex cam site Megacams implements face search using Microsoft facial recognition API to let you “find a live sex doppelganger of someone you know”   —  Welcome to the future, where you can face search for a live sex webcam performer and be served real-life humans to your telescreen …
Sep 25, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Austrian court refers Facebook privacy suit, which was an effort led by Max Schrems and had stumbled on procedural grounds, to EU's highest court   —  Europe's top court, the CJEU, has been asked to rule on whether a privacy-related legal action brought against Facebook can be treated as a class action or not.
Sep 12, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
HTC reports quarterly revenue of $598M, a 44% YoY decline, net loss of $133M, amid its big bet on VR   —  The latest HTC results, for its Q2, confirm another loss-making quarter for the smartphone and VR headset maker, with the Taiwanese company reporting revenue of NT$18.9 billion ($598 million) …
Aug 2, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
SwiftKey debuts emoji prediction keyboard Swiftmoji, its first product since the Microsoft acquisition   —  Keyboard app maker Swiftkey, which was acquired by Microsoft for $250 million in February, has officially launched its first product since that acquisition — and it's an emoji-predicting keyboard app, called Swiftmoji.
Jul 20, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Encrypted comms company Silent Circle closes $50M Series C   —  Encrypted comms company Silent Circle, which also makes a security-focused Android smartphone called the Blackphone, has announced it's closed a $50 million Series C round of financing, led by Santander Bank.
Jul 15, 2016, 8:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Big data analytics startup Celonis, which specializes in process mining, raises $27.5M Series A round led by Accel and 83 North   —  How do big businesses optimize IT-driven processes?  Often by hiring management consultants to cast an expert eye over digital traceries and deliver recommendations …
Jun 8, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context

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