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YouTube is responsible for 37 percent of all mobile internet traffic, according to a Nielsen study - https://goo.gl/DNTv5q
Germany-based cloud kitchen firm Keatz raises €12M (~$13.7M) - https://goo.gl/P4bzJw
Xiaomi is developing two Android One devices with in-display fingerprint readers, according to XDA Developers - https://goo.gl/PYz4Qi
Overstock-owned crypto platform tZERO plans to launch a mobile trading app this June - https://goo.gl/YW4tDM
Pinterest names Jeremy King as CTO - https://goo.gl/KmQEUi
Finland’s data ombudsman says it will investigate reports of Nokia-branded smartphones sending data to a Chinese server - https://goo.gl/LbKW3g
BlackRock is in talks to acquire France-based investment software firm eFront for $1B to $1.5B, according to sources for The Wall Street Journal - https://goo.gl/DRVDzD
Tesla announces a new customer referral program, weeks after closing the original one - https://goo.gl/qZDTQg
Apple posts an image of its long-delayed AirPower charging mat to its Australian website - https://goo.gl/qS8gub
Norwegian officials announce a plan to install wireless EV charging units in Oslo for use by the city’s taxis - https://goo.gl/6GX6zM
Uber plans to launch its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, according to a Bloomberg source - https://goo.gl/xk7MB7
Walmart plans to launch a cloud-gaming service, according to sources for US Gamer - https://goo.gl/bVZ89v
The Trump administration nominates Michael Kratsios as US Chief Technology Officer - https://goo.gl/Q8s16e
Pinterest is moving its IPO plans to April, according to a Bloomberg source - https://goo.gl/VUvzGM
Facebook acknowledges it knew about Cambridge Analytica’s data-gathering practices before The Guardian first reported the issue in Dec 2015 - https://goo.gl/9vskTY
Mark Thompson, CEO of The New York Times, says he has concerns about using a third-party platform to distribute news - https://goo.gl/PXHtg7
Disney cuts several senior manager roles within its newly acquired 20th Century Fox film division - https://goo.gl/yUp4se
Apple adds Vox to its upcoming news subscription service, reports Bloomberg - https://goo.gl/7rkvVE
Oracle lays off an undisclosed number staff, reports Business Insider - https://goo.gl/3iRxqx
Home reseller Opendoor raises $300M Series E at a reported $3.8B valuation - https://goo.gl/7dzUzx
Comcast announces Flex: a $5-per-month video streaming service for Xfinity internet subscribers - https://goo.gl/L7rPEU
New York-based robotic process automation platform UiPath is raising $400M Series D at a $7B-plus valuation: Report - https://goo.gl/EfGYpz
Journalist Dan Frommer launches tech publication The New Consumer - https://goo.gl/rYGX5z
Ford commits $850M to make its Flat Rock, MI assembly plant the company's EV production center - https://goo.gl/uyzbsa
New York-based apparel and accessories rental company Rent the Runway raises $125M at $1B valuation - https://goo.gl/tQ3S9y
Total video streaming service subscriptions surpassed cable TV subscriptions fir the first time last year: MPAA - https://goo.gl/LXEHTx
T-Mobile launches pilot test of wireless home internet - https://goo.gl/6c4jCm
Facebook stored hundreds of millions of user password in plaintext: Report - https://goo.gl/Tst8ZJ
Business Management platform HoneyBook raises $28M Series C - https://goo.gl/UdnzPi
Apple's new TV service, to be unveiled on Monday, is a storefront for other streaming services and Apple's channel bundles: Report - https://goo.gl/RJNhcR
Fintech company Marqeta files to raise $250M at a ~$1.9B valuation - https://goo.gl/G4ij32
Apple acquires Rome-based API integration company Stamplay: Report - https://goo.gl/zvF2CS
Tesla sues four former employees who went on to work for autonomous mobility company Zoox - https://goo.gl/Ytqm1o
Cambridge-based LogRocket, which provides a tool for recording user interactions with websites, raises $11M Series A - https://goo.gl/bSK4pw
Google VP Phil Harrison says Stadia will support third-party cloud hosts for scoreboards and other non-core gaming features - https://goo.gl/cWyVCX
Guesty, an Israeli firm that offers short-stay management tools, raises $35M Series C - https://goo.gl/7bJwjA
Nigeria-based fintech firm OneFi acquires remittance company Amplify - https://goo.gl/2CjnKy
Microsoft will launch a disc-free XBox One on May 7, reports Windows Central - https://goo.gl/QCPjrc
Microsoft is set to introduce a macOS version of its Defender Advanced Threat Protection antivirus software - https://goo.gl/nAN4Mc
Singapore-based adtech firm AnyMind Group raises $8M Series B - https://goo.gl/jLBaV1
Marketplace services firm Amify raises $5.8M Series A - https://goo.gl/BWq6jN
Purported images and specs for Huawei P30 Pro and P30 Pro leak - https://goo.gl/fhQbmh
Arlan Hamilton steps down as head of Backstage Studio, the incubation unit of Backstage Capital - https://goo.gl/yq55DK
Wikipedia, Twitch, and others temporarily suspend service in the EU in protest against proposed copyright legislation - https://goo.gl/hb4GR7
Former Amazon employee Justin Rashad Long claims he was fired for participating in protests against the company’s Long Island City campus - https://goo.gl/pj6fi7
Update: Walmart SVP Fiona Tan will take on additional responsibilities a replacement for King is found, reports Reuters - https://goo.gl/oVr1Mx
Ireland-based games startup @War_Ducks raises €3.3M (~$3.7M) - https://goo.gl/sq6GHp
Walmart CTO Jeremy King is leaving the firm, reports CNBC - https://goo.gl/oVr1Mx
Square is looking to hire several engineers and a designer to work on crypto tech - https://goo.gl/yV4LB7
A Florida court orders John McAfee to pay $25M to the daughter of neighbor Gregory Faull, who was tortured and killed in 2012 - https://goo.gl/zQm3mb
 
 
 
 
 
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