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Fivetran hauls in $565M on $5.6B valuation, acquires competitor HVR for $700M

Fivetran, the data connectivity startup, had a big day today. For starters it announced a $565 million investment on a $5.6 billion valuation, but it didn’t stop there. It also announced its second acquisition this year, snagging HVR, a data in.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchSep 21st, 2021

Amazon is Building a Clubhouse Competitor That Turns Hosts Into DJs

Amazon is next on the list of companies getting into the live audio game. The company is building a new app, codenamed "Project Mic," that gives anyone the ability to make and distribute a live radio show, complete with music, according to a presenta.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 54 min. ago

Contentstack Acquires CMS Division, Openprise Raises $16 Million and More News

Contenstack acquires CMS division of Raw Engineering, Openprise raises $16 million, and more customer experience and digital marketing software news. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsOct 26th, 2021

Hertz orders 100,000 Tesla vehicles for end of 2022; Tesla"s worth reaches $1 trillion

News of the deal sparked a surge in Tesla's stock price, giving the automaker a market valuation north of $1 trillion for the first time. Hertz's move could box out other competitors from getting Teslas in their fleets in the near term......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsOct 26th, 2021

Tesla Surpasses $1 Trillion Market Cap

Tesla's market valuation hit and then surpassed the $1 trillion mark Monday, a milestone reached by the company 11 years after it became a publicly traded company. It also puts Tesla in select company with Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google, all of w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

MSI Summit E13 Flip Evo review: A flip in the right direction

Decked-out performance, solid port selection make a strong competitor. Enlarge MSI Summit E13 Flip Evo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Asia Venturing: Can Asia see the unicorn boom?

In a world where "money is cheap," unicorns, the companies with a valuation of more than $1 billion, are born in an accelerated mode during the COVID-19 pandemic era......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Can Asia see the unicorn boom?

In a world where "money is cheap," unicorns, the companies with a valuation of more than $1 billion, are born in an accelerated mode during the COVID-19 pandemic era......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Sivers acquires MixComm to expand mmWave ecosystem

Sweden-based Sivers Semiconductors will acquire millimeter wave (mmWave) semiconductor supplier US-based MixComm for US$135 million (NT$37.6 billion)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Former lead Virgin Galactic test pilot takes new gig at Blue Origin

Mark "Forger" Stucky, who for six years headed the test pilot program at space company Virgin Galactic before he says he was fired earlier this year, is taking a job with the company's chief competitor, Blue Origin......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Google Pixel 6 lineup with its first custom-made chip goes after the iPhone

Google's Pixel smartphones are taking a big step toward becoming a true Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy competitor......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

HP Chromebook x2 11 review: A Chrome-based iPad competitor?

The HP Chromebook x2 11 is a well-built Chrome OS detachable tablet that would serve students quite well......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Epic Says It"s "Open" To Blockchain Games After Steam Bans Them

Epic tells The Verge that it's "open to games that support cryptocurrency or blockchain-based assets" on its game store, unlike its competitor Valve which has banned games that feature blockchain technology or NFTs from Steam. From the report: When w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 16th, 2021

Microsoft might be building its own version of the Apple M1 chip for Surface

A recent job posting suggests that Microsoft could be developing its own M1 competitor for next-gen Surface devices, but it's too soon to say for sure......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Elon Musk"s SpaceX Hits $100 Billion Valuation

The valuation of Elon Musk's SpaceX crossed $100 billion following a share sale by existing investors announced this week. CNBC reports: SpaceX has an agreement with new and existing investors to sell up to $755 million in stock from insiders at $560.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 8th, 2021

Huge Twitch leak reveals creator payouts, a potential Steam competitor, and more

A leak posted to 4chan contains a significant chunk of the site's history and inner workings......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 6th, 2021

Sony acquires its most prominent remaster studio, Bluepoint Games

And the house behind PS5's Demon's Souls is working on an original game next. Enlarge (credit: Play Station) After months of speculation, it's finally official: Sony is acquiring Demon's Souls developer Bluepoint Games. News of Bluepoint's add.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 30th, 2021

Sony acquires Demon’s Souls developer, which already has new game in the works

Sony's acquisition of Bluepoint Games comes after a leak that followed it's purchase of Housemarque......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 30th, 2021

Vietnam"s first unicorn VNG delays IPO plan

VNG is the first Vietnamese company ever to achieve unicorn status, with a valuation of more than $1 billion. The gaming industry leader in Vietnam has not taken any actions after signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Nasdaq for pursuing a.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2021

Vietnam"s first unicorn VNG reveals its plan before IPO

VNG is the first Vietnamese company ever to achieve unicorn status, with a valuation of more than $1 billion. The gaming industry leader in Vietnam has not taken any actions after signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Nasdaq for pursuing a.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2021

MediaLab Acquires Imgur

In a blog post, Imgur announced that it has been acquired by a company called MediaLab. "It's the beginning of a new chapter, and we're excited to share the news with you," writes the Imgur team. From the post: We've been acquired by MediaLab! MediaL.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 27th, 2021