Tag: startup

Hardware Virtualization, Types, Vendors & Products

Report: Apple Acquired VR Headset Startup Vrvana for $30 Million

November 22, 2017

Via: Road to VR

Citing sources close to the deal, TechCrunch reports that VR headset maker Vrvana has been acquired by Apple for $30 million. Vrvana is a little known VR headset maker that’s been on the scene since 2014. The company was building […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Google acquires French image recognition startup Moodstocks

July 7, 2016

Via: TechSpot

Google today announced it has acquired French machine learning startup Moodstocks for an undisclosed sum. The deal is expected to close in the next few weeks and seems to be focused primarily on the talent, with the team at Moodstocks […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Microsoft’s investing arm is back on the market, but will entrepreneurs bite?

June 1, 2016

Via: Info World

After laying dormant for quite some time, Microsoft has announced that it is getting back into directly investing in startups. Microsoft Ventures has been overhauled, though it’s not clear why Microsoft has decided to get back into investing — or […]

Apps & OS

Mobile startup exit dollars have dropped below new fundings, new research says

August 26, 2015

Via: Mark Sullivan

Dollars made from mobile startup exits — that is, acquisitions and IPOs — have dropped below the number of dollars earned from venture capital investments (per quarter) for the first time since 2013, says a new report from Digi-Capital. The […]


Delivery Robots Are Coming To A Hotel Near You

August 19, 2015

Via: Lindsey Kratochwill

Soon hotels will be teeming with robots. At least that’s the hope at Savioke, a startup that develops robots for the service industry. The company’s room-service helpers have made more than 4,000 deliveries so far. Its newest robot, Relay has […]