Jack Dorsey says Twitter will ban all political ads – TechCrunch

Jack Dorsey says Twitter will ban all political ads – TechCrunch

CEO Jack Dorsey just announced, via tweet, that Twitter will be banning all political advertising — albeit with “a few exceptions” like voter registration. “We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought,” Dorsey said. While the exceptions beyond voter registration have yet to be spelled out, it sounds like this will apply to […]

This robot relies on human reflexes to keep its balance – TechCrunch

This robot relies on human reflexes to keep its balance – TechCrunch

As much as we’d like to think that we’re entering an era of autonomous robots, they’re actually still pretty helpless. To keep them from falling down all the time, a human’s fast reflexes could be the solution. But the human has to feel what the robot is feeling — and that’s just what these researchers […]

IoT security startup Particle raises $40M in Series C – TechCrunch

IoT security startup Particle raises $40M in Series C – TechCrunch

Particle, a platform for Internet of Things devices, has raised $40 million in its latest round of funding. Qualcomm Ventures and Energy Impact Partners led the Series C raise, with backing from existing investors including Root Ventures, Bonfire Ventures, Industry Ventures, Spark Capital, Green D Ventures, Counterpart Ventures and SOSV. With its latest round of […]

Samsung ramps up its B2B partner and developer efforts – TechCrunch

Samsung ramps up its B2B partner and developer efforts – TechCrunch

Chances are you mostly think of Samsung as a consumer-focused electronics company, but it actually has a very sizable B2B business as well, which serves over 15,000 large enterprises and hundreds of thousands of SMB entrepreneurs via its partners. At its developer conference this week, it’s putting the spotlight squarely on this side of its […]

Muy raises $15M to grow its new cloud kitchen concept – TechCrunch

Muy raises $15M to grow its new cloud kitchen concept – TechCrunch

The cloud kitchen craze has reached Latin America. Food tech startup called Muy landed a fresh $15 million Series B to expand into Mexico and soon Brazil. The service is currently operative in Colombia.  Muy is a “cloud kitchen meets Chipotle,” says one investor. The company describes itself as a virtual kitchen and smart chef […]

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