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Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Workboard raises $9M Series A led by Microsoft Ventures to build out its SaaS platform that lets companies assess their strategic plans   —  Workboard, a SaaS platform that helps companies execute their strategies, today announced a $9 million Series A round that included participation from Microsoft's formal venture fund.
Dec 14, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
T-Mobile is acquiring Denver-based TV tech company Layer3 TV and says it will launch its own wireless TV service to compete with Comcast, others, in 2018   —  T-Mobile says it will launch its own TV service in 2018, expanding its competitive focus beyond the U.S. wireless giants to target major cable …
Dec 13, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Monica Nickelsburg / GeekWire:
Judge overturns Trump administration's delay of Obama-era ‘startup visa,’ siding with investor group … A federal judge has ordered the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to begin accepting applications for foreign entrepreneurs to enter the U.S. under the International Entrepreneur Rule …
Dec 1, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon unveils AWS DeepLens, a camera meant for developers that uses AI to take better photos, available for pre-order today for $249   —  Amazon's newest hardware product is meant to help developers run deep learning and image recognition models directly from a video camera.
Nov 29, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Monica Nickelsburg / GeekWire:
Washington state sues Uber for failing to promptly notify ~10K users that their data was accessed in recent breach, seeks up to $2K per violation   —  Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson is suing Uber in King County Superior Court for failing to report a massive data breach …
Nov 28, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Pixvana raises $14M Series A led by Vulcan Capital, with Microsoft and Cisco among investors participating, for its VR production platform SPIN Studio   —  What better way to pitch a virtual or augmented reality startup idea than to strap a bunch of headsets on the heads of venture capitalists …
Nov 20, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
AWS releases ONNX-MXNet, giving its support to the Open Neural Network Exchange introduced by Microsoft and Facebook earlier this year   —  The Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) deep-learning format, introduced in September by Microsoft and Facebook, has a new backer following Amazon Web Services' decision …
Nov 16, 2017, 9:55 PMIn context
Tom Krazit / GeekWire:
Amazon sells AWS infrastructure assets in China to its Chinese partner Beijing Sinnet Technology Co. for as much as $300M, in order to comply with Chinese law   —  Updated 10:35pm: Amazon Web Services responded to reports out of China that it was exiting the country's cloud computing market with the following statement.
Nov 14, 2017, 2:45 AMIn context
Kurt Schlosser / GeekWire:
Amazon lands global television rights for The Lord of the Rings, with a multi-season commitment, to debut exclusively on Prime Video   —  “The Lord of the Rings,” the celebrated fantasy book series by J.R.R. Tolkien that became a worldwide film phenomenon is now headed to the small screen …
Nov 13, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Nat Levy / GeekWire:
Tableau reports Q3 revenue of $214.9M, up 4% YoY, vs. $219.4M expected; annual subscription-based revenue totaled $139.2M, up 204% from a year ago   —  Tableau Software stock is down Thursday after the company fell short of Wall Street expectations for profits and revenue.
Nov 2, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context

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