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Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Seattle-based SkyKick, which builds software to help SMBs build their IT strategy, raises $40M, mostly from individuals, bringing total raised to $65M   —  Tectonic shifts in information technology strategies are hard to navigate, even for the biggest companies on the planet.
May 1, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Charlie Kindel, a Microsoft veteran who joined Amazon five years ago and founded the Alexa Smart Home division, says he's leaving the company to take a break   —  After five years at Amazon, Charlie Kindel is ready for a break.  —  The founder of Amazon's Alexa Smart Home division left …
Apr 30, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
DocuSign closes up 37% on its first day of trading after raising $629M in its IPO   —  A little more than a year ago, Dan Springer was a stay-at-home dad.  Today he is the CEO of a freshly minted public company now valued at close to $6 billion.  —  Springer joined the digital signature company DocuSign …
Apr 27, 2018, 5:50 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Collaboration and work management provider Smartsheet raises $150M in IPO, setting stock price at $15/share, above the revised $12 to $14 range   —  UPDATE: Smartsheet stock popped on its public debut, opening at $18.40, a 22 percent rise over its offering price of $15.
Apr 26, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Microsoft's Intelligent Cloud reports $7.9B in Q3 revenue, up 17% YoY, and $2.65B in profit, up 24% YoY, driven by YoY Azure revenue growth of 93%   —  Cloud computing has been a strong part of Microsoft's turnaround during CEO Satya Nadella's tenure as CEO, and its Intelligent Cloud group picked …
Apr 26, 2018, 5:55 PMIn context
Kurt Schlosser / GeekWire:
Amazon and the NFL will once again partner to stream Thursday Night Football, with Amazon Prime Video streaming 11 games during the 2018 and 2019 seasons   —  While National Football League teams have made the usual offseason changes aimed at improving their competitive chances next season …
Apr 26, 2018, 5:46 PMIn context
Monica Nickelsburg / GeekWire:
USCIS tells Senate of its plans to stop letting spouses of H-1B visa holders apply for work permits and is working to rescind “International Entrepreneur Rule”   —  Immigration authorities are cracking down on requirements and conditions for H-1B visas, which many employers …
Apr 24, 2018, 10:15 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Glowforge finally launches its $2,495 3D laser printer to consumers, after breaking crowdfunding records for the device in October 2015   —  Glowforge has raised more investment dollars as the Seattle startup starts selling its 3D laser printer to the general public and continues to fulfill delayed orders from its crowdfunding campaign.
Apr 23, 2018, 10:15 AMIn context
Alan Boyle / GeekWire:
EarthNow comes out of stealth with backing from Bill Gates, Airbus, and SoftBank, plans to operate a satellite constellation providing real-time video of Earth   —  The latest spinout from Intellectual Ventures, EarthNow, says it's coming out of stealth mode with backing from Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates …
Apr 22, 2018, 5:00 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
RealSelf, a Yelp-like review site for cosmetic procedures, raises $40M Series B for international expansion; RealSelf raised ~$2M in 2007-2008   —  RealSelf has raised its first substantial round of outside capital to bring the cosmetic treatment review hub to users around the globe.
Apr 20, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context

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