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Nat Levy / GeekWire:
SEC filing: mobile marketplace OfferUp is raising a $150M round and has already raised $39M of it   —  OfferUp is raising a huge round of funding as the mobile marketplace continues to grow and battle a crowded field of competitors.  —  According to a filing with the U.S. Securities …
Aug 10, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
DocuSign acquires Chicago-based cloud document management company SpringCM for $220M in cash to grow its business beyond electronic signatures   —  DocuSign said it has agreed to acquire SpringCM, a Chicago-based cloud document generation and contract management company, for $220 million in cash.
Jul 31, 2018, 4:46 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Zillow expands its Zillow Rental Manager service by letting US landlords collect applications and rent   —  Zillow Group today debuted new features that let people pay rent and apply for apartments through its website, the latest example of the Seattle tech giant's move to cover a bigger portion of the home rental and sales processes.
Jul 31, 2018, 2:30 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Alphabet spent ~$5.5B on capital expenditures in Q2, up from ~$2.8B a year ago, as the company continues to expand its cloud business   —  Google parent Alphabet spent a whopping $5.5 billion on capital expenditures in the most recent quarter, nearly doubling that output from a year ago …
Jul 23, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Amazon expands its checkout-free Amazon Go retail concept with a second, larger store, also in Seattle, which it says will open in fall 2018   —  Amazon is expanding its checkout-free Amazon Go retail concept with another location in the company's backyard, GeekWire has learned.
Jul 3, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Federal judge denies class action status in gender discrimination lawsuit against Microsoft   —  A federal judge has denied class action status in a three-year-old gender discrimination lawsuit brought against Microsoft by current and former technical employees.
Jun 25, 2018, 5:05 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Microsoft commits $25M over five years for new “AI for Accessibility” initiative to help people with disabilities   —  Microsoft is committing $25 million over five years to develop artificial intelligence-powered technologies to help people with disabilities.
May 7, 2018, 12:25 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
DocuSign closes up 37% on its first day of trading after raising $629M in its IPO   —  A little more than a year ago, Dan Springer was a stay-at-home dad.  Today he is the CEO of a freshly minted public company now valued at close to $6 billion.  —  Springer joined the digital signature company DocuSign …
Apr 27, 2018, 5:50 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Collaboration and work management provider Smartsheet raises $150M in IPO, setting stock price at $15/share, above the revised $12 to $14 range   —  UPDATE: Smartsheet stock popped on its public debut, opening at $18.40, a 22 percent rise over its offering price of $15.
Apr 26, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
T-Mobile says it will spend $500M this year on expanding LTE coverage and preparing for 5G on US military bases, doubles veteran hiring goal to 10K over 5 years   —  T-Mobile is embarking on a military initiative that the company says includes its biggest hiring push ever …
Apr 18, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context

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