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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
DriveNets, which builds cloud-based network management tools for carriers, emerges from stealth, raises $110M, source says at a valuation between $300M to $500M   —  Software is eating the world, and today a startup that's taking this maxim to the world of telecoms has raised a big round of funding as it comes out of stealth.
Feb 14, 2019, 4:00 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
DigitalOcean launches a managed database service; only supports PostgreSQL for now, will add support for MySQL and Redis later this year   —  DigitalOcean started as an affordable but basic virtual private server offering with a pleasant user interface.  Over the last few years …
Feb 14, 2019, 2:40 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Figma, maker of cloud-based collaborative interface design tools, raises $40M Series C, bringing the total raised to $82.9M at a post-money valuation of $440M   —  With more industries and organizations recognizing design as a pillar of business, a battle is brewing among makers of design tools.
Feb 14, 2019, 2:10 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches Amazon Moments, a rewards program that lets developers give users physical gifts for specific actions, in 100 countries   —  App and web developers are always trying to figure out better ways of keeping their users engaged on their platforms for longer.
Feb 14, 2019, 1:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Walmart's tech incubator Store No. 8 launches Spatial&, a VR merchandising startup that is partnering with DreamWorks Animation VR at 16 Walmart stores   —  Walmart's tech incubator Store N°8 today launched its next startup, a VR merchandising company called Spatial&.
Feb 14, 2019, 12:15 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Zoho updates its core office suite products Zoho Writer, Sheet, Show, and Notebooks with Zia Voice, a conversational AI assistant   —  As far as big tech companies go, Zoho is a bit different.  Not only has it never taken any venture funding, it also offers more than 40 products that range …
Feb 14, 2019, 11:25 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Alibaba's Ant Financial buys London-based payments company WorldFirst in a deal that sources say is valued at around $700M   —  Ant Financial, the financial services giant affiliated with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has made its first big move into Europe.
Feb 14, 2019, 7:20 AMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Brightcove acquires Ooyala's online video platform business for about $15M, with $6.25M in cash and the rest in Brightcove shares   —  Brightcove just announced that it's acquiring Ooyala's online video platform business.  —  The deal brings together two long-lasting players in the online video industry.
Feb 13, 2019, 9:05 PMIn context
Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
Instagram says it expects to resolve an issue causing follower number changes for some users by 9am PST Thursday; some reported thousands of followers lost   —  Instagram confirmed today that an issue has been causing some accounts' follower numbers to change.
Feb 13, 2019, 6:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch:
US DOJ charges former Air Force counter-intel officer Monica Witt with aiding Iranian cyber operations against the US and sanctions two Iranian companies   —  Prosecutors have brought charges against a former Air Force officer for allegedly spying for Iran, the Justice Department confirmed Wednesday.
Feb 13, 2019, 11:20 AMIn context

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