Results 1 - 10 of about 285:

Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Design software company Autodesk says it is acquiring PlanGrid, a provider of cloud-based construction software, for $875M   —  Autodesk has agreed to acquire Plangrid, a startup that makes cloud-based construction software, for $875 million net of cash.  —  Why it matters …
Nov 20, 2018, 5:26 PMIn context
Survey: in the past year there's been a 15% spike in the number of US adults who fear big tech won't be regulated sufficiently with 55% now sharing this concern   —  Data: SurveyMonkey poll conducted Nov. 9 to 13 among 3,622 U.S. adults with a modeled error estimate of ±2.5 percent; Survey methodology.
Nov 20, 2018, 1:45 AMIn context
Erica Pandey / Axios: founder reduces responsibilities amid rape allegation   —  Richard Liu, the billionaire CEO of who is facing a rape accusation in Minnesota, said today that he will shift his primary responsibilities away from the Chinese giant's main e-commerce arm, instead focusing on the company's “new businesses.”
Nov 19, 2018, 2:55 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Tim Cook says some government regulation of Silicon Valley is inevitable, defends deal to make Google Apple's default search engine despite privacy concerns   —  If Apple is so big on users' privacy, why does the company take billions of dollars from Google in exchange for letting the search giant …
Nov 19, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
LinkedIn says it expects $2B in revenue from its media business, driven mostly by ad revenue, by the end of the fiscal year   —  LinkedIn, the business and employment network, says it expects to bring in roughly $2 billion from its media business — mostly via ad revenue — by the end of this fiscal year.
Nov 14, 2018, 8:00 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Amazon has spawned very few successful startups in Seattle, for a variety of reasons, suggesting it is unlikely to do so in New York or Virginia   —  Greetings from New York City, where the local tabloids are aghast at the more than $1.8 billion in incentives used to lure Amazon to Queens.
Nov 14, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Sara Fischer / Axios:
Sources: Yahoo Finance is launching a subscription service, Yahoo Finance Premium, in Q1 2019 that a source says will likely cost $100+/month   —  Yahoo Finance, the decades-old money brand now owned by Verizon, is launching a subscription service that aims to compete with Bloomberg for the cash …
Nov 13, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Joe Uchill / Axios:
France's Macron releases an international pact on cyber warfare and security principles that over 50 nations have signed, but not the US, Australia, or China   —  French President Emmanuel Macron released a international agreement on cybersecurity principles Monday as part of the Paris Peace Forum.
Nov 12, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
SAP announces it will buy user experience management platform Qualtrics, which had planned to go public later this month, for $8B   —  SAP on Sunday night announced that it will purchase Qualtrics, a U.S.-based maker of survey software that had been expected to go public this week, for $8 billion in cash,
Nov 11, 2018, 6:21 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Scoop: Ford buying e-scooter company Spin   —  Ford Motor Co. has agreed to buy electric scooter startup Spin, Axios has learned from multiple sources.  — One source puts the price-tag in the range of $40 million, which is around where Spin was valued after its Series A funding last year.
Nov 7, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Smartsheet recognized as a “pioneer in work management software” by 451 Research  —  In the innaugural 451 Firestarter awards, industry analyst firm 451 Research recognized the compnay for outstanding innovation in the category of work management.
Listen: AI at Work, A look into the future of AI in the enterprise  —  Tune in to the AI at Work podcast for insight on how to effectively deploy AI in your organization from thought leaders at Spotify, HubSpot and many more
How to manage your Google My Business listing with Zoho Social: Learn from Sofia  —  Imagine an old telephone directory—you know, the one that existed in the early 2000's.  The kind that people ran to whenever …