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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
UK govt to invest £1B in fiber optic broadband by 2021 with hopes it will spur investment in 5G and announces £400M fund for VC firms to help startups scale   —  The UK government has confirmed it will be borrowing to try to encourage investment in high speed fiber broadband networks …
Nov 23, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
DeepMind Health and NHS Royal Free Hospital Trust, which runs three London hospitals, ink 5-year data sharing deal and will deploy Streams app in early 2017   —  DeepMind Health, the division of the Google-owned AI company that's focused on building links to healthcare providers to drive …
Nov 22, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
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Nov 10, 2016, 12:40 PMIn context
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

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Testing a datacenter under the sea  —  Envisioned to be resilient and self-sustainable, Project Natick enters a new research phase off the Scottish coast.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
It's go time for Go Zoho!  —  It's not often that you hear of a tech company taking a vintage Airstream trailer on the road to help users in their own neighborhood.  Then again, Zoho's no ordinary tech company.