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Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:
Apr 29, 2019, 8:45 PMIn context
Business Wire:
Amazon reports Q1 revenue of $59.7B, up 17% YoY, operating income of $4.4B, up from $1.9B in Q1 2018, and net income of $3.6B, up from $1.6B in Q1 2018   —  SEATTLE—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2019.
Apr 25, 2019, 4:11 PMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources: Amazon is readying AirPods-like wireless earbuds with built-in Alexa for as early as the second half of this year   —  - Company plans wireless earbuds for second half of this year  — Move is attempt to take Alexa mobile after flopped Fire phone
Apr 4, 2019, 4:15 PMIn context
Paul Karp / The Guardian:
Australia passes law penalizing content service providers and hosting services for failing to quickly remove abhorrent violent content, despite tech opposition   —  Labor supports legislation in response to Christchurch shooting that threatens jail for executives, despite media companies' concerns
Apr 4, 2019, 12:05 AMIn context
Liz Lee / Counterpoint Research:
Counterpoint: global wireless “hearables” market hit 12.5M units in Q4 2018, with AirPods at 60% market share, but low and mid-tier brands gaining   —  Apple was the market leader with its AirPods as premium models continued to dominate the market.  However, mid-tier brands started to gain market share.
Mar 30, 2019, 8:10 AMIn context
Nandita Bose / Reuters:
Arlington County Board voted 5-0 in favor of an estimated $51M financial package for Amazon's HQ2, which includes a cash grant of $23M to be paid over 15 years   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's planned second headquarters in northern Virginia cleared a key test on Saturday …
Mar 17, 2019, 12:40 AMIn context
Ashley Carman / The Verge:
Sphero is crowdfunding RVR, a new robot that can connect to accessories like Raspberry Pi through its universal expansion port, starting at $199 on Kickstarter   —  The RVR is coming  —  Sphero, the Colorado-based connected toy company, has had a successful, conventional run making sphere-shaped, smartphone-controlled robots.
Feb 20, 2019, 2:20 AMIn context
Yoolim Lee / Bloomberg:
Singapore-based online fashion marketplace Zilingo raises $226M from Sequoia, Temasek, and others to fund expansion abroad; sources: startup is valued at $970M   —  - Sequoia Capital, Temasek, Burda Principal join latest round  — 27-year-old founder came up with idea after Bangkok visit
Feb 11, 2019, 8:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Sonos is planning to launch wireless, over-ear headphones with the ability to work with multiple digital assistants next year, for $300 or more   —  - Audio device maker seeks new markets after disappointing IPO  — Company targets growing but crowded market that includes Apple
Jan 24, 2019, 10:23 AMIn context
Brian Dowling / Xconomy:
ClearMotion, which develops a software-controlled active suspension system for cars, raises $115M Series D led by Franklin Templeton Investments   —  Auto technology startup ClearMotion says its active suspension system promising buttery-smooth rides on bumpy terrain is ready for prime time.
Jan 9, 2019, 9:10 AMIn context

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