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Fuse Raises $12 Million For App Building Tool

In 2015, Fuse began testing a service that it claimed would provide a better way for designers and developers to build mobile apps, eliminating the need to constantly compile code. Today the company announced it has hit a major milestone, raising a $12 million Series A round from returning investors Northzone and Alliance Ventures. With […]

Apple May Invest in $100 Billion SoftBank Fund

Apple has held talks about investing in a $100 billion technology fund that SoftBank aims to launch next year, according to a person with knowledge of the discussions. Apple may contribute as much as $1 billion to the fund, which would give the company insight into up-and-coming technologies. Apple invested $1 billion in May in […]

A Self Driving Apple Car: A Potential Reality

A letter sent last month to U.S. transportation officials offers some insight into Apple’s plans for the growing self-driving vehicle market. The letter from Steve Kenner, director of product integrity at Apple, addresses the Federal Automated Vehicles Policy crafted by the Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Adminstration (NHTSA). “The company is […]

Sirius Approaches Pandora’s Board With Takeover Interest

Board hasn’t responded to new engagement from Greg Maffei Sirius XM‘s Chairman Greg Maffei recently approached Pandora Media Inc.’s board to express renewed interest in a takeover of the Internet radio provider, according to people familiar with the matter, following up on its offer from earlier this year. Pandora shares rose on Friday after a […]

How Best Buy Keeps Growing in The Age of Amazon

Best Buy’s shares are flying high heading into Black Friday, harking back to a time in the mid-2000s when the retailer was still opening new stores and Amazon.com was seen as more of a curiosity than a major threat. And smiling — at least, for now — is Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly, who delights […]

Snapchat Files For One of The Biggest Tech IPOs in Years

Snapchat has filed for an initial public offering, sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday, which puts the messaging app a step closer to the biggest U.S. stock market debut since 2014. The Venice, California-based company could go public as soon as March and be valued at $20 billion to $25 billion, making it […]

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