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Just raises $8M in its effort to beat Root at the car insurance game

Just Insure, a pay-per-mile insurance technology company, has raised$ 8 million in a fund round. CrossCut Ventures, ManchesterStory and Western Technology Investment co-led the speculation, which makes its total caused to $15.3 million since its January 2019 inception. Los Angeles-based Just says it use telematics “to reward safe motorists and reduce insurer bias” by looking […]

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This Week in Apps: Apple’s iPhone event, App Annie hit with securities fraud, OpenSea goes mobile

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using apps on Android devices […]

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Tile secures $40 million to take on Apple AirTag with new products

Tile, the maker of Bluetooth-powered lost item finder beacons and, more recently, a staunch Apple critic, has announced that it has raised $40 million in non-dilutive debt financing from Capital IP. The fund will be put towards investment in Tile’s finding engineerings, ahead of the company’s plan to unveil a new slate of outputs and […]

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Rutter comes out of stealth with $1.5M in funding for its e-commerce API

Rutter, a remote-first company, is developing a unified e-commerce API that enables companies to connect with data across any platform. On Friday the company announced it was emerging from stealth with $1.5 million in funding from a group of investors including Haystack, Liquid 2 and Basis Set Ventures. Founders Eric Yu and Peter Zhou met […]

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YouTube upgrades search with chapter previews and better recommendations for translated videos

YouTube announced two peculiarity modernizes today to make it easier for beings to find the content they’re looking for on the stage. This includes visual pursuit features and easier discovery of foreign language videos that have captions in the user’s local language. On desktop, YouTube users can hover over a video’s thumbnail and watch a […]

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Youreka Labs spins out with $8.5M to provide smart mobile assistant apps to field workers

Mobile field service startup Youreka Labs Inc . parent an $8.5 million Serials A round for financing co-led by Boulder Ventures and Grotech Ventures, with participation from Salesforce Ventures. The Maryland-based company likewise officially announced its CEO — Bill Karpovich participated to lead the company after previously general manager at IBM Cloud& Watson Platform. Youreka […]

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WhatsApp gains the ability to transfer chat history between mobile operating systems

WhatsApp customers will finally be able to move their part schmooze autobiography between mobile operating systems — something that’s been one of users’ biggest requests to date. The companionship today feed specific features that will soon become available to users of both iOS and Android devices, allowing them to move their WhatsApp voice records, photographs […]

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Tencent’s WeChat said on Tuesday it is temporarily suspending registration of new consumers in China as it works to comply with ” relevant laws and regulations ,” the latest Chinese firm to face regulatory scrutiny in the world’s largest internet market. In a social media affix, Tencent said it is ” upgrade ” its security […]

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Jack Dorsey says bitcoin will be a big part of Twitter’s future

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey confirmed to investors that bitcoin is gonna be a” big component” of the company’s future, as he understands opportunities to integrate the cryptocurrency into existing Twitter products and services, including busines, subscriptions and other new adds-on like the Twitter Tip Jar and Super Follows. Dorsey has been a staunch bitcoin advocate […]

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Indian food delivery startup Swiggy raises $1.25 billion led by SoftBank and Prosus

It made SoftBank several years, but the Japanese financing being is now ready to bet on India’s food delivery market. Swiggy said on Tuesday it has closed a $1.25 billion financing round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and Prosus Ventures. The new financing round, a Series J, includes the $ 800 million speculation the […]

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