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Airkit, a low-code customer engagement service for DTC businesses, comes out of stealth with $28M in funding

Airkit is a “low-code” development platform designed to enhance customer engagement. Their business model is to charge users on a subscription-based model, in which the subscribor has...

Nov 20, 2020

Adobe says it will acquire Workfront, maker of employee collaboration and project management software for marketers, for $1.5B

Adobe has just announced that it is acquiring a start-up marketing workflow management solution for $1.5 billion. Bloomberg first reported the sale would be happening earlier today.

Nov 20, 2020

Spotify to buy Megaphone, which offers technology for podcast publishers and advertisers seeking targeted slots on podcasts

The company said Tuesday it signed an agreement to acquire advertising technology company Megaphone in a $235 million deal. The companies declined to say whether the deal was cash, st...

Nov 20, 2020

Apple Agrees to Pay $113m to Settle an Investigation into Iphone Throttling

According to The Washington Post, Apple will pay $113 million to resolve the iPhone “strangulation” investigation that has been initiated by nearly three dozen states in the U.S. Acco...

Nov 19, 2020

Chipper Cash, which provides cross-border payments services in Africa, raises $30M

African fintech startup Chipper Cash raises $30 million in Series B funding. According to TechCrunch, Chipper Cash, a cross-border fintech startup, announced on Thursday that it has r...

Nov 19, 2020

Federal Investigators Are Preparing to Bring Antitrust Charges Against Facebook for Buying Rivals Instagram and Whatsapp

US authorities file antitrust lawsuits against Facebook. The company will be challenged, says The Washington Post, over the acquisition of two rivals, WhatsApp and Instagram.

Nov 19, 2020

ex-CEO of Yahoo, launches AI-based contact management app

Sunshine, Marissa Mayer’s startup, debuts with the launch of an AI-based app that promises to change the way you manage your contacts.

Nov 19, 2020

Fireblocks, a service that ensures secure movement of blockchain-based digital assets, raises $30M

Fireblocks, a digital asset security company with offices in New York and Tel Aviv, claims to have launched a multi-part secure computing (MPC) algorithm that drives digital asset tra...

Nov 19, 2020

French social app Yubo, with 40M+ users, announces a $47.5M Series C

Yubo announced on November 18 that it has closed a new Series C round of financing from historical investors (Idinvest, Iris Capital, Alven and Sweet Capital), as well as new investor...

Nov 18, 2020

Nokia launches two new retros for less than 80 euros

Lovers of retro products are in luck because Nokia intends to launch its Nokia 6300 and 8000, two models that remind us of the old devices of the Finnish brand, but with a slight chan...

Nov 18, 2020

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