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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Barcelona-based business travel management platform TravelPerk raises $44M Series C, after raising a $21M Series B six months ago   —  Only six months ago Barcelona-based TravelPerk bagged a $21M Series B, off the back of strong momentum for a software as a service platform designed to take a Slack …
Oct 16, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo says it reached ~30M daily searches, up 50% YoY, after taking seven years to reach 10M/day   —  Some nice momentum for privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo which has just announced it's hit 30 million daily searches a year after reaching 20M — a year-on-year increase of 50%.
Oct 12, 2018, 6:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Analysis of the top 2,000 websites visited by EU and US residents shows ad trackers per page dropped 4% for EU users after GDPR and rose by 8%+ for US users   —  An analysis of the impact of Europe's new data protection framework, GDPR, on the adtech industry suggests the regulation has reduced …
Oct 10, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Interview with EU's data protection supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli, on GDPR, the rising tide of privacy-focused legislation around the world, and more   —  First GDPR fines coming this year is just the start, says data protection supervisor Giovanni Buttarelli
Oct 4, 2018, 7:50 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Facebook, Google, Twitter, and others sign up to the EU's Code of Practice, a form of voluntary self-regulation aimed at curbing the spread of fake news   —  The European Union's executive body has signed up tech platforms and ad industry players to a voluntary Code of Practice aimed at trying …
Sep 26, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
France says it received 3,767 privacy complaints since GDPR debuted, up 64% YoY, as UK ICO says complaints more than doubled to 6,281 from May 25 to July 3   —  Another European data protection agency has reported a sharp rise in the numbers of complaints since the EU updated …
Sep 25, 2018, 8:40 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
European Court of Human Rights rules that some aspects of a former UK mass surveillance regime, including bulk data collection, violated human rights law   —  In another blow to the UK government's record on bulk data handling for intelligence purposes the European Court of Human Rights …
Sep 13, 2018, 7:50 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Google and Samsung announce expanded collaboration on RCS messaging support across each companies' chat clients, as Google keeps pushing RCS to rival iMessage   —  Google has secured a bit more buy in from Samsung for a next generation text messaging standard it's long been promoting.
Sep 12, 2018, 12:53 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Mobile jobs app Job Today, which operates in the UK and Spain, expands its $20M Series B from November 2016 with an extra $16M from 14W   —  Accel-backed mobile-first jobs app Job Today has pulled in another $16M — an expansion to its November 2016 $20M Series B round.
Sep 12, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Canadian SaaS startup Integrate.ai, which uses AI to help businesses make decisions, raises $30M Series A led by Portag3 Ventures   —  Helping businesses bring more firepower to the fight against AI-fuelled disruptors is the name of the game for Integrate.ai, a Canadian startup that's announcing a $30M Series A today.
Sep 12, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context

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