Monday , November 19 2018

VOI Technology, the e-scooter startup from Sweden, raises $50M led by Balderton Capital – TechCrunch

VOI Technology, the e-scooter startup from Sweden, raises $50M led by Balderton Capital – TechCrunch VOI Technology, an e-scooter startup headquartered in Sweden but with pan-European ambitions, has raised $50 million in Series A funding, confirming our earlier scoop. As I previously reported, London-based venture capital firm Balderton Capital has …

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The disappointment of ‘House of Cards’ and its final season – TechCrunch

The disappointment of ‘House of Cards’ and its final season – TechCrunch It seems like Netflix’s “House of Cards” had a real opportunity for a fresh start with season six. Granted, the behind-the-scenes turmoil probably made this season particularly challenging: Production was already underway when “Star Trek: Discovery” actor Anthony …

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Smart speakers used primarily for music and information — and shopping

Smart speakers used primarily for music and information — and shopping A survey of Alexa and Google Home users shows most people use their devices for core functions and had issues discovering third-party apps. A significant number of people use their device for shopping. The post Smart speakers used primarily …

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Gillmor Gang: Nation State – TechCrunch

Gillmor Gang: Nation State – TechCrunch The Gillmor Gang — Keith Teare, Esteban Kolsky, Frank Radice, Michael Markman, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Saturday November 17, 2018. Democracy saved, fiat currency, and Facebook rope-a-dope. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @kteare, @ekolsky, @fradice, @mickeleh, @stevegillmor Liner Notes …

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