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TechCrunch

Amazon built an electronic vest to improve worker/robot interactions

Robotics
$51,500,000 Venture capital (Series D)
VentureBeat , TechCrunch

Zipwhip raises $51.5 million to bridge text messaging and phone calls

CryptoNinjas

Secure browser Tenta and French crypto asset company Coinhouse get funding from Consensys

GeekWire

GeekWire Calendar Picks: Remembering fallen astronauts and learning to build board games

Robotics
GeekWire

Blue Nile CEO Jason Goldberger departs, third exec to leave online jeweler since acquisition in 2017

TechCrunch , The Verge

Facebook says it will ask employees to take down glowing Portal reviews on Amazon

$33,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
VentureBeat , TechCrunch

Pro.com raises $33 million to match home renovators with general contractors

Seed fund
FinSMEs

Tenta Secures Funding from ConsenSys Ventures

TechCrunch

Amazon is holding a public version of its secretive MARS conference

Robotics
GeekWire

Zillow Offers direct home-buying operation expanding to more markets in 2019

Quartz

The Gates Foundation has given nearly $10 billion to these four organizations

Fast Company

Forerunner Ventures’s Kirsten Green on Starbucks, marriage, and “disruption”

GeekWire

Seattle left off Zillow’s hottest housing markets ranking as real estate slowdown continues

TechCrunch

Amazon upgrades its Fire TV Stick with the new Alexa Voice Remote

CrunchBase

Knock Raises $400M To Simplify Homebuying

Acquisition
VentureBeat , TechCrunch , GeekWire

Smartsheet acquires TernPro, maker of collaboration tool Slope

TNW

Bittrex launches peer-to-peer trading service for high rollers

CryptoNinjas

Bittrex opens OTC desk with support for close to 200 tokens

The Guardian

Amazon Echo Show (2nd gen) review: bigger and better smart display

GeekWire

Amazon Web Services acquires TSO Logic, a Vancouver startup working on cloud spending analysis