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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Website builder Wix acquires art community DeviantArt, which has 40M+ registered members, for $36M in cash, including $3M of assumed liabilities   —  Wix.com has made another acquisition to build out the tools that it provides to users to build and administer websites: it has acquired DeviantArt …
Feb 23, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sources: Apple quietly acquired iCloud.net, shutting down the Asian social network that used the domain   —  It looks like Apple has finally picked up one of the last remaining pieces of internet property linked to one of its key service brands: the iPhone and Mac giant has quietly taken …
Feb 21, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Magic Leap acquires the 3D division of Dacuda, a Zurich-based computer vision startup   —  Magic Leap, the augmented reality startup that has raised $1.4 billion in funding but has yet to release a product, has made an acquisition to expand its work in computer vision and deep learning, and to build out its operations into Europe.
Feb 20, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sources: Beepi, a used car marketplace that raised $150M, shuts down and is selling off assets after efforts to sell the startup to Fair.com and DGDG broke down   —  Yet more developments for Beepi, the used car marketplace that had raised $150 million but then went bust …
Feb 17, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Groupon closes up 23% after it beats estimates with Q4 revenue of $934.9M, reveals it paid nothing for LivingSocial   —  Groupon, the daily deals platform that has been restructuring itself and trying to shift into more profitable areas of e-commerce, today reported its Q4 earnings.
Feb 16, 2017, 2:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
SoftBank to acquire Fortress Investment Group for $3.3B; Fortress has holdings in Lyft, Xapo, Jawbone, and other tech companies   —  Japan's SoftBank has made another acquisition to widen both its business strategy and its portfolio of investments.  Today the company announced it would pay $3.3 billion …
Feb 14, 2017, 10:30 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Twitter plans to pare down three ad products, including legacy TellApart business, the firm's direct response business, and aspects of Promoted Tweets   —  Twitter continues to bleed cash and its advertising business has begun shrinking, so it's time for a change.
Feb 13, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Spotify partners with AccuWeather to launch Climatune, which generates playlists based on the weather and the mood it creates   —  The weather and its many faces have served as an inspiration for many musicians, who have crooned about the London fog, the Sun coming out, stormy weather and the clothes you wear for a season.
Feb 8, 2017, 9:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Hootsuite acquires Facebook ad manager AdEspresso as it moves into paid content and social ads   —  Hootsuite, the startup and platform that lets marketers manage a company's interactions across a range of social media networks, is getting into the business of paid content.
Feb 7, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources: Jawbone pivoting to B2B model geared toward clinics and health professionals for use with patients and is in talks to raise additional funding   —  Feb 3, 2017, 2:45 pmFeb 3, 2017, 3:23 pm  —  Make way for one more pivot from Jawbone.  The fitness band maker that originally started …
Feb 3, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context

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