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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
London-based DIY computing and coding kit maker Kano raises $28M Series B led by the Thames Trust and Breyer Capital to expand in US retail stores   —  Kano, the company behind the popular DIY computing and coding kits, has raised $28 million in a series B round of funding led by the Thames Trust …
Nov 1, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Reaction Commerce, an open source end-to-end e-commerce platform, raises $8.5M Series A led by GV   —  Reaction Commerce, an open source ecommerce platform aimed at online retailers, has raised $8.5 million in a series A round of funding led by Google's venture capital arm, GV …
Oct 31, 2017, 5:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
SoftBank, Facebook, Amazon, and others partner to lay 60Tbps Jupiter undersea cable, to open in 2020, from Los Angeles to Japan and the Philippines   —  Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank is joining forces with Facebook, Amazon, and a number of other technology companies to build a new 14,000 km …
Oct 31, 2017, 5:00 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Ticketing platform SeatGeek partners with Facebook, gives third-party companies a way to sell tickets via events pages   —  Ticketing platform SeatGeek has signed Facebook up as a distribution partner, allowing sports fans and gig-goers to buy tickets directly through the world's biggest social network.
Oct 26, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft hits its $20B annual run rate goal for Intelligent Cloud business, which reported $6.9B in Q1 revenue, up 14% YoY; Azure revenue up 90% YoY   —  More than three years ago, Microsoft promised to reach an annualized revenue of $20 billion in its corporate cloud business by the end of its 2018 fiscal year (ending in June 2018).
Oct 26, 2017, 5:13 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Uber launches multi-stop trips in the US and Canada, with other markets like UK and Ireland expected soon   —  It's been a long time coming, but Uber is finally rolling out multi-stop trips to riders in North America.  —  You may have noticed a hullabaloo about this earlier in the year.
Oct 26, 2017, 10:25 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
AMD returns to profitability in Q3 with $71M in net income and $1.64B in revenue, up from $1.3B YoY, as Ryzen takes off, but stock drops 10%+ on weak Q4 outlook   —  Advanced Micro Devices reported a net profit in the third quarter, thanks to the strength of its Ryzen and Epyc series processors that launched earlier this year.
Oct 24, 2017, 5:22 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Zain Jaffer, CEO of video ad startup Vungle, put on indefinite leave after charges for attempted murder, lewd act on a child, and more; Vungle has raised $25.5M   —  Zain Jaffer, who founded mobile ad firm Vungle and was its CEO until this week, was arrested on Tuesday for attempted murder …
Oct 20, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Flickr says it's closing its Wall Art print service and offloading its photo book service to self-publishing platform Blurb   —  Many have speculated about what would happen to Yahoo's image-hosting offspring Flickr after the (former) internet giant became part of Verizon's family.
Oct 19, 2017, 12:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Calendar for web gets a design refresh and new features including more detailed meeting information in G Suite   —  Google is giving its Calendar web app a bit of a spit-shine today in addition to rolling out a bunch of new features for G Suite users.  —  The new Google Calendar borrows from the existing native mobile app.
Oct 17, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context

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