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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Cisco to acquire API-based app security startup CloudLock for $293M   —  Twilio isn't the only company banking on API-based services as the way forward for enterprises.  Today, Cisco announced it plans to pay $293 million in a mix of cash and equity to acquire CloudLock …
Jun 28, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Twitter acquires Magic Pony Technology, a London-based company that uses machine learning to identify features in and enhance imagery; sources: deal worth $150M   —  Twitter today is taking another step to build up its machine learning muscle, and also potentially to improve how it delivers photos …
Jun 20, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
IBM's Watson allows passengers to communicate with Olli, a self-driving minibus from Local Motors, using natural language   —  IBM today took the wraps off its first big foray into the world of self-driving cars, not as the driver of them, but as the brain behind making your self-driving journey a little more interesting.
Jun 18, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Sapho, makers of single-purpose enterprise “micro apps”, raises $9.5M Series A led by Alsop Louie   —  We are in the middle of a major wave of startups building software to improve workplace productivity; now a company focused on making legacy enterprise apps more useful (and used) …
Jun 15, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Ubuntu's container-style Snap app packages now work on other Linux distributions   —  Docker's container-style approach to distributing and running apps on any platform has been a big boost to helping patch up some of the fragmentation in the world of Linux.  Now, a new package format hopes …
Jun 14, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Meta raises $50M series B at around $300M valuation to expand into new markets like China, build its next generation AR headset, the Meta 3   —  The market for augmented and virtual reality technology continues to heat up, and now one of the more promising startups making both AR hardware …
Jun 13, 2016, 8:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Cylance, a cybersecurity startup that uses AI to detect threats, raises $100M Series D, source says at about $1B valuation   —  “If you can't beat them, join them” may not sound like the most encouraging pitch for a cybersecurity company, but a startup called Cylance has created …
Jun 10, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Helpshift raises $23M led by Microsoft, Salesforce for a chat tool that helps with CRM in apps   —  As more of our day-to-day services make the shift to digital platforms, a startup that has built a customer care tool to help us through some of the pain points in mobile apps has closed a Series B round of funding.
Jun 7, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Chinese online car marketplace Bitauto Holdings raises $300M, with Baidu, JD.com, and Tencent each investing $50M   —  As the on-demand transportation industry continues to heat up in China, one of the bigger online marketplaces for cars is also capitalizing on the growth.
Jun 6, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Glassdoor raises $40M led by T. Rowe Price Associates at a valuation of over $1B   —  As the job market becomes more competitive in some industries and unemployment holds steady and even drops in certain regions, job site Glassdoor is reaping some of the rewards.
Jun 3, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context

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