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Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Sources: Apple acquires music analytics startup Asaii, source says for less than $100M   —  Apple has acquired Asaii, a startup that built a music analytics engine for music labels and artist managers, sources confirm to Axios.  The deal, which appears to be verified by employee LinkedIn profiles …
Oct 15, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
ANGI Homeservices, owner of Angie's List and HomeAdvisor, to acquire Handy, a startup for on-demand cleaning and other home services; Handy has raised $115M   —  ANGI Homeservices, the parent company of Angie's List's and HomeAdvisors, is acquiring Handy, a New York-based startup that provides cleaning and other home services.
Oct 12, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
Forbes partners with journalism blockchain network Civil to become the first major media company to experiment with publishing stories to the blockchain   —  Forbes, the century-old business publisher, is joining forces with Civil, a journalism blockchain network, to become the first major media company …
Oct 9, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Michael Sykes / Axios:
ClimaCell, which uses variations in wireless signals and IoT data to provide weather forecasting for airlines and autonomous cars, raises $45M Series B   —  ClimaCell, a Boston-based startup that uses cell phone and IoT data for short-term, hyper-local weather forecasting, raised $45 million in Series B funding.
Oct 4, 2018, 12:17 PMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
First presidential wireless test alert will come to your phone today   —  Federal officials on Wednesday afternoon will run the first nationwide test of the wireless emergency alert system.  It uses a type of alert that can only be sent by the president, and that consumers aren't able to turn off.
Oct 3, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Two of Benchmark Capital's longtime general partners, Matt Cohler and Mitch Lasky, are voluntarily stepping back as the VC firm raises its ninth fund   —  Two of Benchmark Capital's longtime general partners, Matt Cohler and Mitch Lasky, are stepping back as the venerable venture capital firm raises its ninth fund.
Oct 1, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Shannon Vavra / Axios:
John Bolton says Trump signed off on a new national cyber strategy to guide how the administration handles cyberthreats, offensive and defensive cybersecurity   —  President Trump has signed off on a long-awaited national cyber strategy that aims to guide how the administration handles offensive …
Sep 20, 2018, 4:27 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Sources: Meredith Perry has stepped down as CEO of uBeam, the controversial wireless charging startup she founded in 2011   —  Meredith Perry has stepped down as CEO of uBeam, the controversial wireless charging startup she founded in 2011, Axios has learned.
Sep 20, 2018, 3:14 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
eMarketer study: Amazon's ad business will bring in $4.61B this year, putting Amazon at 3rd place, ahead of Microsoft, in its share of the US digital ad market   —  Amazon's ad business will bring in $4.61 billion this year, according to a new eMarketer study, up a whopping 60% from the projection of $2.89 billion in March.
Sep 19, 2018, 7:25 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
HQ Trivia has a new CEO   —  Trivia app HQ hrecently made a CEO swap, putting co-founder Colin Kroll in charge and moving former CEO Rus Yusupov into a chief creative officer role.  The news was first reported by Digiday.  — HQ also today previewed a new, Wheel of Fortune-like game.
Sep 18, 2018, 4:00 PMIn context

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