Breaking News
You are here: Home / Business / Company News (page 3)

Category Archives: Company News

Feed Subscription<

Microsoft acquires SwiftKey For $250M

Microsoft has London-based startup SwiftKey famed for their predictive keyboard mobile app in a deal worth an estimated $250 million. In a statement on the company’s blog, founders Jon Reynolds and Ben Medlock, wrote: ‘We’re excited to announce an important milestone on SwiftKey’s journey. The startup, which makes keyboard apps for Android and iOS devices acquired… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

WhatsApp reaches the billion-user milestone

Mobile messaging app WhatsApp on Tuesday announced that it has crossed the billion user milestone globally, with an addition of 100 million users in the last five months. “As of today, one billion people are using WhatsApp. That’s nearly one in seven people on earth who use WhatsApp each month to stay in touch with… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

Google said to be experimenting with phone service for Google Fiber

A number of Google’s high-speed Internet subscribers received invitations to an experimental telephone service, hinting that Google Fiber tests the waters of telephonic services. reports. Named Google Fiber Phone, the service would work just like Google Voice and would direct mobile and landline phones to a single number operated by the company’s network. According to… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

Apple iPad Air 3 Set to Coming in March

There have been numerous rumors about a spring event at Cupertino. According to the rumors, not only is Apple set to announce a new $699.99 Apple Watch at Apple Store, new bands for the smartwatch, and new 4-inch iPhone that’s possibly called the iPhone 5se, the company is expected to announce the iPad Air 3…. Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

Japanese Exchange Bitflyer Invests in IoT Company Sivira Through ¥50M Startup Fund

Japanese bitcoin exchange Bitflyer has started the ‘Blockchain Angel Fund’ supporting and investing in blockchain businesses in Japan. Towards this end, Bitflyer has invested ¥50m, which is approximately equals to $421,000. The first startup to benefit from the fund is Osaka-based IoT (Internet of Things) startup Sivira. Bitflyer is especially interested in the Sivira platform “hublive” that… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

Facebook reaps big from digital advertising

Facebook announced a 52pc increase in quarterly revenue as it sold more ads targeted at a fast-growing number of mobile users, sending its shares up 13 per cent in after-market trading. Facebook’s dominance in mobile advertising helped to allay Wall Street concerns over its heavy investments in messaging service WhatsApp and virtual reality unit Oculus,… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr

Former Twitter Product Head Kevin Weil Joins Instagram

Barely a week after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced that VP of product Kevin Weil was leaving the company along other key executives, it has now emerged that Weil has landed a new job at Facebook-owned Instagram as Head of Product. The Facebook-owned image-sharing network has apparently been courting Weil since last year, and it’s… Read More »

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInPin it on PinterestSubmit to redditSubmit to StumbleUponShare on Tumblr
Close
Please support the site
Let's connect on our social media pages

Facebook

Twitter

Google+

Skip to toolbar