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Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Amazon partners with HERE Technologies and Telenav to make Alexa part of both companies' in-car navigation systems   —  Amazon today announced a significant partnership with Telenav, a connected car and location-based services provider.  As part of the collaboration, Amazon's voice assistant …
Jan 7, 2019, 12:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Self-driving car startup Zoox granted the first permit by California to transport passengers in driverless vehicles in the state as part of a pilot program   —  While more than 60 companies have received permits to test their driverless vehicles in California, Zoox has become the first permitted …
Dec 21, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Oura Health, a sleep-tracking platform offering its Oura smart ring, raises $20M with Will Smith, Steve Chen, Michael Dell, and others participating   —  Oura Health, a sleep-tracking and sleep-improvement platform, just surpassed $20 million* in a funding round led by MSD Capital with participation …
Dec 3, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber partners with MV Transportation, a paratransit service provider, to improve access to wheelchair-friendly rides in six North American markets   —  Uber has long received flack for its lack of widely available wheelchair accessible rides.  Today, Uber is taking steps to ensure riders …
Nov 20, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Apex.AI raises $15.5M Series A from Canaan, Lightspeed, others for the enterprise version of the Robot Operating System, an open-source middleware for robotics   —  Apex.AI is emerging out of stealth today with quite the claim — an operating system for autonomous vehicles that will never fail.
Nov 18, 2018, 8:00 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber reports Q3 net loss of $939M, up 32% QoQ, as revenue rose 38% YoY to $2.95B; gross bookings rose to $12.7B; Eats had gross bookings of $2.1B, up 150% YoY   —  Uber, which is expected to go public sometime next year, just released its Q3 2018 financial results.
Nov 14, 2018, 4:24 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Source says Ford is buying electric scooter startup Spin and “the total consideration in the deal was close to $100M”   —  Ford is buying electric scooter startup Spin, Axios reports.  The deal, according to a source close to the matter, “the total consideration in the deal was close to $100m.”
Nov 7, 2018, 7:37 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Xiaomi sends cease and desist letter to Lyft, saying it will pursue legal action if Lyft continues to modify scooters originally manufactured by Xiaomi   —  Xiaomi, the electric scooter manufacturer that a handful of the shared electric scooter services in the U.S. (like ones from Lyft …
Oct 31, 2018, 9:05 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Airbnb says it has hired Aristotle Balogh, Google's VP of engineering, application storage, and indexing and serving, to be its new CTO; current CTO to leave   —  Megan Rose Dickey @meganrosedickey / 7 hours  —  Ahead of Airbnb's expected initial public offering sometime within the next two years …
Oct 25, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber plans to expand Uber Eats to cover over 70% of the US by the end of the year, up from 50%+ today; rival Postmates recently said it covers 60%   —  Megan Rose Dickey @meganrosedickey / 9 hours  —  Uber is continuing to expand its on-demand food delivery service, Eats.
Oct 23, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context

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