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Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Utah-based online market research platform Qualtrics raises $180M at a $2.5B valuation   —  That Qualtrics IPO many have been expecting is on hold for now.  The online market research platform has just raised its third round for $180 million at a whopping $2.5 billion valuation.
Apr 12, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Google Maps adds feature that lets users share their location with friends and family on an ongoing basis or for a specified period of time   —  Google Maps has today launched a new feature to allow you to share your location with others.  While that might seem creepy, it's not the first to add this type of functionality.
Mar 22, 2017, 10:10 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Medical startup Scanadu to cease support for its Scout vitals tracker on May 15 2017, citing FDA regulations on medical tech   —  Medical startup Scanaduinformed customers today it will no longer support its Scout device starting May 15, 2017.  —  The reason?
Dec 18, 2016, 10:40 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Period tracking app Clue pulls in $20 million Series B from Nokia Growth Partners   —  Clue, an app built on machine learning to track a woman's monthly menstrual cycle, announced it has raised $20 million in Series B funding today.  —  The money comes from several investors with a focus …
Nov 30, 2016, 4:00 AMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Lyft says it's delivered 17M rides so far this month, up 240% from the same period last year   —  Lyft launched an aggressive marketing campaign in Spring that seems to be paying off.  The rideshare company says it delivered 17 million rides this month (so far), more than 2.4x's the amount the company did at the same time last year.
Oct 25, 2016, 9:35 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: seed-stage firm Rothenberg Ventures near collapse as executives depart; employees blame out-of-control spending by the firm's fame-seeking founder   —  Rothenberg Ventures, the four-year-old, San Francisco-based seed-stage venture firm, may be on the brink of implosion, say several sources close to the firm.
Aug 20, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Sources: AR motorcycle helmet startup Skully effectively shuts down after co-founders are forced out, but remaining leadership still hopes to get new funding   —  Last week TechCrunch came to you with the [dramatic departure]()of AR helmet maker Skully's CEO and co-founder Marcus Weller …
Jul 27, 2016, 2:05 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Product Hunt launches a shop to let makers sell their products right on the site   —  Product Hunt, the popular aggregation site for apps, gadgets, and other products, has figured out a path to revenue for the relatively new platform - let product makers sell their wares right on the site and take a cut.
May 19, 2016, 5:50 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Verizon's AOL acquires VR studio RYOT, sources say for between $10-15M   —  Verizon's AOL's Huffington Post acquires virtual reality studio RYOT for $10 to $15 million  —  The Huffington Post, owned by AOL, owned by Verizon, is buying a virtual reality studio called RYOT to build VR content production …
Apr 20, 2016, 5:00 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
June raises $22.5M Series A for its $1500 smart oven with built-in camera that identifies food and recommends cook settings   —  June Oven cooks up $22.5 million in Series A, delays shipping until the holidays  —  June, a countertop “smart” oven designed by former Google …
Mar 28, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context

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