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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Indigo Fair, a platform that connects independent retailers with manufacturers, raises $12M Series A co-led by Khosla Ventures and Forerunner Ventures   —  Indigo Fair, a platform that connects independent retailers with makers and manufacturers, has raised $12 million in a series A round …
Feb 22, 2018, 2:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Facebook officially opens its first in-house incubator, called LDN_LAB, located in its new London HQ, with three 12-week courses across 2018   —  Facebook has officially opened its first in-house incubator, which will be held in its London headquarters.  —  The company first announced LDN_LAB …
Feb 22, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Content management company OpenText acquires file-sharing startup Hightail, formerly known as YouSendIt, which has raised ~$92M in funding   —  File-sharing startup Hightail has been acquired by enterprise information management (EIM) company OpenText.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Feb 14, 2018, 12:00 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Pinterest now lets you archive your boards, rearrange pins and sections, and sort boards, on Android, iOS, and web   —  Pinterest has announced a slew of new tools designed to help users organize their pins and boards.  —  First up, a new archiving option lets you file a board away for posterity.
Feb 14, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Snap opens its Marketing API, which lets third-parties deliver ads on behalf of others, to all developers, after a limited launch in 2016   —  Snap is opening its Marketing API for all developers to use, the company announced today.  —  Snapchat first opened its API to a limited number …
Feb 13, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
New York-based Mirror raises $13M from Spark Capital and others for building an at-home mirror-like device that can stream live or on-demand fitness classes   —  The health club industry generates around $83 billion in revenue globally each year, according to figures from the International Health …
Feb 7, 2018, 12:00 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Flights says it will use historical data and AI to predict when planes may be delayed   —  Google has announced two new features for its flight-booking search service.  —  Using historical flight status data, Google Flights will now try to predict when flights will be delayed …
Jan 31, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Play now sells audiobooks in 45 markets and nine languages, with voice support for Google Assistant   —  Ever since Google ditched Android Market in 2012 and brought all its digital media content into a single marketplace, Google Play has emerged as the go-to place for apps, movies, TV shows, magazines, music, games, and books.
Jan 23, 2018, 12:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Apartment rental marketplace Apartment List raises $50M Series C led by Passport Capital   —  Apartment List, A San Francisco-based apartment rental marketplace, has raised $50 million in a series C round of funding led by Passport Capital, with participation from Allen & Company LLC …
Jan 18, 2018, 8:30 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Unbabel, which combines human and machine translation for 70+ languages, raises $23M Series B from Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Samsung, others   —  Unbabel, a machine translation platform that uses humans to verify translated content, has raised $23 million in a series B round …
Jan 11, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context

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Winning hackathon project now helping millions read and write  —  Teacher Merlyne Graves used to spend hours recording for her students who struggled with reading.  Not any more.
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.
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