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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LogMeIn says it will acquire enterprise VoIP company Jive Communications for $342M in cash plus up to $15M based on milestones over the next two years   —  Yet more consolidation in the enterprise collaboration software market.  Today LogMeIn, the company that offers conferencing services …
Feb 8, 2018, 10:35 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Sneaker marketplace GOAT is merging with sneaker retailer Flight Club and raising $60M Series C led by Index Ventures   —  Sneaker marketplace GOAT is merging with Flight Club, essentially the first name in after market sneaker retail.  It's also raising a $60M series C led by Danny Rimer …
Feb 8, 2018, 8:40 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram says it's testing a feature that lets users add others' public posts to their Stories, easing up on its philosophy of only promoting original content   —  Instagram purposefully lacks a “Regram” button to promote original sharing, but it's easing up on that philosophy when it comes to Stories.
Feb 7, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Drive adds ability to comment on Office files, PDFs, and images in preview pane without having to convert them to Google formats   —  Google is launching an update to Google Drive today that will make it easier for teams and agencies to use a mix of G Suite and Microsoft Office while working with their colleagues and customers.
Feb 7, 2018, 12:50 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
UK government announces labor market reforms to aid gig economy workers, including ensuring holiday and sick pay and raising fines for employer mistreatment   —  The UK government has announced a package of labor market reforms to respond to changes in working patterns including those driven …
Feb 7, 2018, 11:10 AMIn context
Devin Coldewey / TechCrunch:
Boston-based Lightmatter raises $11M Series A led by Matrix Partners and Spark Capital for its AI-specific photonic chips   —  It takes an immense amount of processing power to create and operate the “AI” features we all use so often, from playlist generation to voice recognition.
Feb 7, 2018, 12:25 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Netgear says it will spin off its Arlo security camera wing into a standalone business by the second half of 2018 and is planning an IPO for Arlo   —  Netgear announced this afternoon that it plans to spin off its Arlo wing into a standalone business.  The networking hardware giant's board …
Feb 6, 2018, 6:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Home design platform Houzz acquires IvyMark, which raised ~$3M and offers a platform for interior and home designers; sources say deal is worth $30M-$40M   —  Houzz, the platform now valued at $4 billion where people plan and help find people to complete home design projects …
Feb 6, 2018, 2:00 PMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
8th Wall, which makes tools that let developers more easily integrate AR into apps, raises $8M Series A led by Norwest Venture Partners   —  Mobile AR had a lot of hype heading into the rollout of ARKit and ARCore this past year, but for the most part mobile AR apps have delivered a pretty heavy thud …
Feb 6, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Apple's Shazam takeover triggers competition review by the European Commission, following request by seven European countries   —  The European Commission has announced a review of Apple's acquisition of music discovery service Shazam — agreeing to a request made by several countries to weigh competition concerns.
Feb 6, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context

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