Jafco Ventures

Jafco Ventures

Jafco Ventures

Bloomberg Business

Texas Instruments Gives Rosy Sales Forecast; Shares Jump

Earnings Hardware
CNET , TechCrunch

TuneIn takes Alexa out to the ball game with premium radio

Music streaming Smart devices Sports
$20,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
PE Hub , VentureBeat , Venture Funding News , +1

KIXEYE raises $20 mln from Icon, Ridge, Trinity, Lightspeed

Messaging Data leaks
SiliconANGLE Media

Machines now call the tune. Are we ready to dance? - SiliconANGLE

Robotics Technology Virtual Reality
Ars Technica

Clicker Heroes maker compares new lawsuit from “patent troll” to extortion

Robotics Legal
Acquisition
PE Hub

Reputation.com buys VC-backed SIM Partners

Apps & Services Cloud
CryptoNinjas

QUOINE partners with Quantstamp for ICO smart contract security

Payments
GeekWire

Tech Moves: Leadership changes at Tune and Convoy; LevelTen adds new exec; and more

Strategy
Ars Technica

New chip from Texas Instruments to make driving with high-beams on less rude

Self driving cars
GeekWire

Tune acquires IP assets from Optimob to bolster HasOffers performance marketing platform

TechCrunch

European investor NordicEye wins big with Proofpoint’s $60 million offer for Weblife

Funding Cyber security
$105,000,000 Angel
AVCJ

Singapore's VC-backed Quoine raises $105m via ICO

Stock markets Asia
SiliconANGLE Media

Proofpoint snaps up messaging security firm Cloudmark for $110M - SiliconANGLE

Cyber security
$110,000,000
TechCrunch

Proofpoint acquires Cloudmark for $110M in cybersecurity consolidation play

Cyber security Apps & Services
$100,000,000 Venture capital
VentureBeat , Business Insider

Bill.com secures $100 million to digitize business payments

Funding Payments Apps & Services
GeekWire

Tune House welcomes new tech-minded women scholars at UW and Melinda Gates pays a visit

Education Diversity
GeekWire

Mobile marketing startup Tune cuts 9% of staff as it looks to return to profitability

The Robot Report

Texas Instruments releases rover 'bot to engage students

Robotics Education
VentureBeat

Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms D&D clicker game launches on Steam Early Access

Gaming
$50,000,000 Venture capital
Bloomberg.com

TuneIn Raises $50 Million to Prove Online Audio Can Make Money