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Funding and Acquisitions

2017 Q3

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TechCrunch , Re/code

ESPN launches a short-form version of SportsCenter on Snapchat

$50,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
PE Hub

UK machine learning company Graphcore picks up $50 mln Series C

Tech.eu , VentureBeat

Graphcore raises $50 million from Sequoia Capital

Funding Apps & Services

Graphcore raises $50M amid a flurry of AI chip activity

Hardware Technology
SiliconANGLE Media

Machine learning startup Graphcore raises $50M in round led by Sequoia Capital - SiliconANGLE

Business Insider , Adweek

ESPN is hoping to revive SportsCenter with two daily shows on Snapchat featuring hosts like Katie Nolan

Publishing Video streaming
Business Insider

Huge media companies like CBS and ESPN are banding together to fight Google and Facebook — but it may not be enough


Sequoia Capital Is Said to Back U.K. Chip Startup Graphcore


The race for the autonomous car is on, and hear FiveAI attack plan at Disrupt Berlin

Robotics Startup events Self driving cars

ESPN Cancels ‘Barstool Van Talk’ After Just One Episode

Sports Television
Ars Technica

Formula 1 says goodbye to NBC, hello to ESPN in 2018

Video streaming Driving
Business Insider

ESPN will now report the total number of people who watch games on TV and digital — but advertisers will have to wait 3 weeks

Video streaming
@jayrosen_nyu @fmanjoo @AntDeRosa via ESPN.com

ESPN awash in rising political tide

US elections Communities
£26,800,000 Venture capital (Series A)
Wired UK , Tech.eu , PE Hub

CCTV footage is helping self-driving cars predict the future

Robotics Self driving cars Intelligent machines
VentureBeat , TechCrunch

FiveAI raises $18 million to power autonomous cars on busy urban streets

Self driving cars Funding

ESPN's New Animated Ads Feature an All-Star Cast of College Football Coaches and Mascots

Sports Film
£1,100,000 Venture capital (Series A)
TechSPARK.co , setsquared

Ultrasonic sensors bring in £1.1m investment to Bristol startup -

£1,600,000 Seed fund
capacitymedia , Business Leader

Zeetta Networks set for expansion after $1.6m funding round


In an effort to avoid liberal outrage, ESPN has managed to piss off everybody


ESPN Picks Droga5 as Its Lead Creative Agency for SportsCenter and the Brand as a Whole