Flux partners with fast food merchant itsu for itemised paperless receipts
Flux, the London fintech that has built a software platform to offer merchants digital receipts, loyalty, card-linked offers and analytics, continues to sign new partnerships in a bid to solve its ‘chicken and [..]
MOV.AI raises $3M in seed funding to create an ‘Android for Robotics’
We all know what Android for smartphones is. A free, (almost) open source operating system for smartphones. But right now there is no equivalent of the “Android for robots.” Instead there are many, many proprietary [..]
FloodFlash insurance startup raises £1.9M via LocalGlobe, Pentech Ventures, InsurTech Gateway
The flood underinsurance problem is arguably the largest unsolved problem in insurance. Over the last ten years, an average of $41bn per year of flood damage has gone uncovered by insurance, leaving people, businesses and [..]
The Google Camera app is coming to some Chromebooks
The camera app that Google puts on its Pixel phones is one of the best in the business, and now it looks like that same Google camera app is heading to Chrome OS too – it's appeared in the developer channel of [..]
Apple AirPods on sale for first time ever
In conjunction with the elimination of the headphone jack on iPhones, Apple released its wireless earphones, the AirPods, at the end of 2016. In that time, they've become immensely popular despite the fact that they are [..]
GameFly to shutter streaming service this month
GameFly, the video game rental company, will be shutting down its streaming service at the end of the month, Variety reported earlier this week. This closure comes just over three years after the streaming service launched [..]
Epic Games sidesteps the Play Store with Fortnite for Android launch
Epic Games continues to spread the love… to consumers, at least.
Following the launches of Fortnite Battle Royale on iOS earlier this year and Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch earlier this summer, Epic Games is now [..]
Teamleader, the SaaS platform to help SMEs go digital, scores $22M Series C
Teamleader, the SaaS platform that helps SMEs operate in a more digitally savvy way, has closed $22 million in Series C funding. The round was led by London-based Keen Venture Partners, with participation from PMV and [..]
Qualcomm reveals major IoT push
Qualcomm has revealed its plans for worldwide dominance of the IoT market.
The US chipmaker, best known for its mobile and smartphone hardware, has released more details on its IoT strategy, which it expects to be a major [..]
Apple becomes the world’s first trillion-dollar company
Apple is the first company to reach the long sought-after $1 trillion market valuation, making it the first company on record to ever reach the mark.
While Apple was hovering just beneath the historic 13-figure number [..]