LA-based digital avatar startup, Genies raised $150 million in funding from Silver Lake, with participation from Bond, NEA and Tamarack Global.
Twitter acquired OpenBack, an engineering-led startup working to improve push notifications on mobile devices with patented edge computing technology.
Malaysian based southeast asian focused B2B wholesale startup Dropee today announced it has completed its US$7 million series A funding.
Microsoft hasn announced acquisition of Ally.io, focusing on helping companies improve their progress against Objectives and Key Results (OKR)
Facebook has quietly acquired AI.Reverie, a New York-based startup creating synthetic data to train machine learning models.
Microsoft announced that it has acquired Ally.io, a software service that helps companies measure their progress against OKR (objectives and key results).
Apple opened its newest Developer Academy in Detroit, first in the United States. The program, which is already available in countries such as Brazil and Italy.
Uber announced on August 20 that the company has acquired a Hong Kong-based startup called HKTaxi whose function is similar to that of Uber.
Huawei announced its plan to invest US$100 million to support the APAC startup ecosystem at the inaugural Huawei Cloud Spark Founders Summit.