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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Trilogy Education, which wants to build a bootcamp program for universities focused on teaching tech-related skills, raises $50M Series B   —  While coding bootcamps may be in the middle of a shakeout, technology companies around the world are still going to be struggling to fill slots …
May 31, 2018, 1:05 PMIn context
Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
China-based imToken, which claims it's the world's largest Ethereum wallet, raises $10M Series A from IDG Capital to expand in Asia and the US   —  imToken, which claims to be the world's largest Ethereum wallet, will focus on expanding in Asia and the United States after raising a $10 million Series …
May 31, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest says it will make it possible for advertisers to show promoted videos that take up the width of the screen   —  Pinterest is continuing its push into video as a potential avenue for advertisers by today saying that it will offer advertisers a promoted video tool that takes up the width of the entire screen.
May 31, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Indian payments startup Pine Labs, which offers point-of-sale devices, raises $125M from PayPal and Singapore's Temasek, bringing total funding to $208M   —  Fresh from agreeing its largest acquisition to date with a deal to buy European payment firm iZettle for $2.2 billion …
May 31, 2018, 10:30 AMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
Data encryption startup Virtru raises $37M Series B led by Iconiq Capital   —  Virtru, the security startup that came out of research at the NSA, announced a $37 million Series B financing round today led by Iconiq Capital.  —  The company also announced the formation of Virtru Labs …
May 31, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google launches Neighbourly, a Q&A app for sharing local community knowledge in India, available as a beta in Mumbai   —  Google is increasing its focus on India after it released a new social app that's aimed at building neighborhood communities within cities in the country.
May 31, 2018, 7:35 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Google has launched its popular Android storage management app Files Go in China via four third-party app stores operated by Tencent, Xiaomi, Huawei, and Baidu   —  Google has continued its slow and steady China strategy after it launched Files Go, a files management service for Android devices.
May 30, 2018, 11:20 PMIn context
Devin Coldewey / TechCrunch:
Government investigation finds 73% of federal agencies at risk of being unable to detect data access attempts, 84% fail at encrypting data at rest, more   —  The Office of Management and Budget reports that the federal government is a shambles — cybersecurity-wise, anyway.
May 30, 2018, 9:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Messenger Kids no longer requires that children's parents be Facebook friends with one another in order for children to connect   —  Facebook's Messenger Kids application, which allows children under 13 to chat with parents' approval, is today rolling out a small, but notable change …
May 30, 2018, 4:40 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
GIF and sticker platform Emogi raises $12.6M to expand its SDK for keyboards and more   —  It looks like the capital continues to flow into startups looking to provide some easy way for users to share GIFs, with another startup called Emogi announcing today that it's raised $12.6 million in a new financing round.
May 30, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context

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IBM:
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