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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
UK government debuts Autumn Budget with new tech-focused initiatives: looser rules for testing self-driving cars, AI advisory body, £2.5B+ investment fund, more   —  With the UK government continuing to face down criticism over how it is handling plans to remove the UK from the European Union …
Nov 22, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Taylor Hatmaker / TechCrunch:
New York attorney general launches investigation of Uber's $100,000 hack cover-up   —  The revelation that Uber concealed a major 2016 data breach affecting 57 million users and paid hackers to destroy the evidence is yet another PR nightmare from Uber's darkest era, but it's also a major problem …
Nov 21, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Apple acquired Vrvana, Canadian augmented reality headset startup, for $30M   —  As Apple reportedly ramps up work to ship an augmented reality headset in 2020, it has acquired a startup from Montreal, Canada that could help it get there.  TechCrunch has learned that Apple has acquired Vrvana …
Nov 21, 2017, 6:22 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
AWS launches AWS Secret Region for US intel agencies and their partners working with “secret” classified data, to complement its air-gapped Top Secret Region   —  Amazon today announced that its AWS cloud computing service now offers a new region that's specifically designed …
Nov 20, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tencent becomes the first Chinese tech firm valued over $500B after its share price more than doubled in last 12 months   —  Tencent has become the first Chinese company to be valued at more than $500 billion.  —  Shares of the 19-year-old company, which is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange …
Nov 20, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Bangkok-based aCommerce, an e-commerce enabler that works with brands across a range of services, raises $65M Series B led by KKR-backed Emerald Media   —  Southeast Asia-based aCommerce, a startup that helps brands get into e-commerce and digital media in the fast-growing region …
Nov 20, 2017, 1:46 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba invests ~$2.9B for a 36% stake in Sun Art, which operates 446 hypermarkets across 224 cities in mainland China   —  Alibaba is continuing its expansion into offline retail after the Chinese e-commerce giant bought up more than one-third of one of Chinese most prolific operators of hypermarket stores.
Nov 19, 2017, 10:55 PMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
Media startup Cheddar launches its streaming TV channel in Europe with French startup Molotov, which won't be charged a licensing fee   —  Business news network Cheddar has been partnering with social media platforms and OTT services in the U.S. And Cheddar is now looking at international markets.
Nov 19, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
French firm Less, which pays drivers to use a navigation app in areas where it lacks data, raises $19M Series A and plans on launching a ridesharing service   —  Criteo has long been named as one of the most successful French startups, quickly reaching unicorn level and even going public …
Nov 18, 2017, 6:15 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
SailPoint, an identity and access management software provider for enterprises, closes up 8% on its first day of trading after raising $240M in IPO   —  SailPoint, the enterprise identity solutions business, went up eight percent in its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Friday.
Nov 17, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context

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