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Frank Catalano / GeekWire:
Microsoft will launch Minecraft: Education Edition on the iPad in September, says the school version now has 35M licensees in 115 countries   —  Just in time for back-to-school, “Minecraft: Education Edition” is coming to Apple's iPad.  And also for the first time, a set of features created …
Aug 20, 2018, 10:21 AMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
SEC filing: mobile marketplace OfferUp is raising a $150M round and has already raised $39M of it   —  OfferUp is raising a huge round of funding as the mobile marketplace continues to grow and battle a crowded field of competitors.  —  According to a filing with the U.S. Securities …
Aug 10, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Monica Nickelsburg / GeekWire:
After lawsuit from multiple states, federal judge issues temporary restraining order blocking online distribution of 3D printed gun tutorials   —  A federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday that blocks an organization called Defense Distributed from publishing blueprints for 3D printing guns online.
Jul 31, 2018, 7:25 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
DocuSign acquires Chicago-based cloud document management company SpringCM for $220M in cash to grow its business beyond electronic signatures   —  DocuSign said it has agreed to acquire SpringCM, a Chicago-based cloud document generation and contract management company, for $220 million in cash.
Jul 31, 2018, 4:46 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Zillow expands its Zillow Rental Manager service by letting US landlords collect applications and rent   —  Zillow Group today debuted new features that let people pay rent and apply for apartments through its website, the latest example of the Seattle tech giant's move to cover a bigger portion of the home rental and sales processes.
Jul 31, 2018, 2:30 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Google announces its Cloud IoT Edge software and Edge TPU chip, which will be released as a reference design in October, to bring machine learning to IoT   —  Now that the internet of things is really a thing, Google plans to release a version of its machine-learning chips designed …
Jul 25, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Alphabet spent ~$5.5B on capital expenditures in Q2, up from ~$2.8B a year ago, as the company continues to expand its cloud business   —  Google parent Alphabet spent a whopping $5.5 billion on capital expenditures in the most recent quarter, nearly doubling that output from a year ago …
Jul 23, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
BMW's ReachNow launches Ride, a ride-hailing offering now available in Seattle, accessible alongside its car-sharing offering in the ReachNow app   —  BMW-owned ReachNow is bringing its ride-hailing and car-sharing services into one app as it takes on Uber, Lyft, and traditional rental companies …
Jul 17, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Ex-Microsoft COO Kevin Turner named CEO of Core Scientific, a blockchain and AI startup co-founded by ex-Myspace CTO; SEC filing shows company is raising $40M   —  Former Microsoft COO Kevin Turner has taken the helm of Core Scientific, a stealthy new blockchain and artificial intelligence startup led …
Jul 3, 2018, 9:30 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Amazon expands its checkout-free Amazon Go retail concept with a second, larger store, also in Seattle, which it says will open in fall 2018   —  Amazon is expanding its checkout-free Amazon Go retail concept with another location in the company's backyard, GeekWire has learned.
Jul 3, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context

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