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Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon completes acquisition of video processing company Elemental Technologies for $296M   —  Here's how much Amazon paid to acquire Portland's Elemental Technologies … Now we know how much Amazon paid to acquire Elemental Technologies.  —  In an SEC filing posted on Friday …
Oct 23, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
New Microsoft Band to debut Oct. 30 at $249 with curved screen and Cortana integration … At its press event in New York City today, Microsoft unveiled the newest version of its wearable activity tracker, the Microsoft Band.  —  The new Band, available for pre-order today …
Oct 6, 2015, 11:00 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Data-analysis firm Tableau Software acquires Infoactive, a startup that turns data into infographics   —  Tableau makes first acquisition ever, swoops up startup that turns data into infographics … For the first time in its 13-year history, Tableau Software is acquiring another company.
Aug 5, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Photo editing startup PicMonkey lands $41M from Bay Area-based Spectrum Equity … PicMonkey is already a successful startup, boasting more than 25 million monthly users and hundreds of thousands of paying customers from 190 countries who visit the photo-editing site each day.
Jul 30, 2015, 6:05 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Wave Broadband raises $130M to expand gigabit fiber Internet network across West Coast … To help expand its growing fiber network, Wave Broadband today announced $130 million in additional funding.  —  The fresh cash comes through a corporate bond led by Deutsche Bank, with participation from Wells Fargo, Sun Trust, and RBC Daniels.
May 21, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Zirx raises $30M to expand smartphone-powered on-demand valet service nationwide … Parking can be a pain, but it seems as though Zirx has a solid solution — at least that's what investors think.  —  The on-demand valet startup today announced a $30 million funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners …
Apr 22, 2015, 9:05 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Zynga shares drop 10% in after-hours trading after Pincus' return as CEO announced   —  Zynga shares dip 10% as CEO Don Mattrick steps down, replaced by founder Marc Pincus … Don Mattrick stepped down as CEO of Zynga on Wednesday and will be replaced by the company's founder and chairman, Marc Pincus.
Apr 8, 2015, 7:30 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
FTC clears Zillow's $1.8 billion acquisition of Trulia, deal could close next week   —  Seattle-based online real estate company Zillow announced Friday afternoon that it plans to close its $1.8 billion acquisition of San Francisco-based Trulia as early as next Tuesday.
Feb 13, 2015, 5:40 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Packages with people: Sidecar launches same-day delivery service, partners with Eat24 … Sidecar is no longer just getting people from point A to point B — the company is delivering packages now, too.  —  The San Francisco-based startup announced a new service today rolling out nationwide called Sidecar Deliveries.
Feb 9, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Galvanize to open massive, 71,000-square-foot ‘tech startup campus’ and coding school in Seattle   —  Good news for Seattle entrepreneurs: Galvanize is opening up a huge new space in Pioneer Square.  The Denver-based company's hybrid model combines tech office space with a programming school, access to investors and mentorship.
Feb 6, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context

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