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  • Friday, August 26, 2016

    Boeing Wants To Fight Fires With (Military) Firepower

    Is the use of artillery the future of fighting wildfires? A recent patent, issued to Boeing, suggests that fire fighters might want to look at using military, field howitzers to put out fires--using specially designed artillery shells, designed to release fire suppressant when launched....Continue →

     
  • Friday, August 26, 2016

    Apptio Files For IPO

    Bellevue-based Apptio, the developer of IT and business management software led by Sunny Gupta, has filed for an IPO, saying that it is looking to raised $75.0M in an IPO on the NASDAQ Global Market. The company has applied to list as APTI. The IPO is being underwritten by Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Amazon Expands In Texas

    Seattle-based Amazon.com announced late Thursday afternoon that it is expanding again in Texas, and will open up yet another fulfillment center in the state....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Lighter Capital Launches $25M Fund Aimed At Salesforce Developers

    Seattle-based revenue-based funding provider Lighter Capital anounced today that it has launched a new, $25 million fund, specifically to fund companies building software on the Salesforce AppExchange platform....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Auth0 Gets $15M In Series B

    Bellevue-based identity management software developer Auth0 says it has raised $15M in a Series B funding, according to the company. The funding was led by Trinity Ventures, and also included Bessemer Venture Partners, K9 Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Amazon.com Launches Vehicle Research Site

    Seattle-based Amazon.com has launched a new, online car research site called Amazon Vehicles, which lets users search for specifications, reviews, images, videos, and more about both new and used cars. Amazon....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Nike Updates Nike+ Run Club With Coaching Features

    Beaverton, Oregon-based Nike said this week that it has updated its Nike+ Run Club app, to include a new, adaptive coaching feature....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Polly.ai Finds $1.2M For Poll Bots

    Seattle-based Polly.ai, a developer of software "bots" which work within Slack to help with constant polling of teams on how things are going with projects, has raised $1.2M in a seed funding, the company said today. Polly....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Panopto Raises $42.8M For Video Software

    Seattle-based Panopto, which develops a cloud-based, video training platform aimed at the enterprise, has raised $42.8M in new funding, the company disclosed today. The funding came from Sterling Partners, and also included a senior credit facility from Square 1 Bank. Panopto is led by Eric Burns....Continue →

     
  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    Microsoft Raises Eyebrows With Xbox Onesie

    In what might be Microsoft's quirkiest product yet, Microsoft has rolled out what it calls the Xbox Onesie, a one piece garment aimed at super die hard Xbox One fans....Continue →

     
  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    RADAR Gets $6.2M For Incident Response Management Startup

    Portland-based RADAR, a spinout of ID Experts, said today that it has launched as an independent company, and raised $6.2M in a Series A funding....Continue →

     
  • Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    Tableau Taps AWS Exec As New CEO

    Seattle-based Tableau Sofwtare said Monday that it has named former Amazon Web Services executive Adam Selipsky as its new CEO. Current CEO and co-founder Christian Chabot shifts entirely to the board....Continue →

     
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