Top 10 Cars, SUVs of the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It’s a pity the world’s most important auto show is only held every other year. The Frankfurt Motor Show 2019 — IAA, or Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (International Auto Show) to the locals — had a laser focus on the future. […]

What top enterprise VCs are thinking, using data effectively, ethics, Light, and Flipkart – gpgmail

[ad_1] Top VCs on the changing landscape for enterprise startups gpgmail had our debut confab for enterprise types this week at Yerba Buena Center in SF, where we heard from Aaron Levie, CEO of Box, Apple VP Susan Prescott of Apple, and Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich. We were sold out, which perhaps isn’t all […]

Paid streaming music subscriptions in U.S. top 60M, says RIAA – gpgmail

[ad_1] Streaming music subscriptions continue to drive the U.S. music industry’s growth and revenues, according to a new report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) released this week. The organization said total music revenue grew 18% to $5.4 billion in the first half of 2019, with streaming music accounting for 80% of industry […]

Top VCs on the changing landscape for enterprise startups – gpgmail

[ad_1] Yesterday at gpgmail’s Enterprise event in San Francisco, we sat down with three venture capitalists who spend a lot of their time thinking about enterprise startups. We wanted to ask what trends they are seeing, what concerns they might have about the state of the market, and of course, how startups might persuade them […]

Is your startup TC Top Picks material? Apply to exhibit for free at Disrupt Berlin 2019 – gpgmail

[ad_1] If you’re the founder of an early-stage startup here’s a big, fat reminder about one of the great experiences you can have at Disrupt Berlin 2019 on 11-12 December. Apply to our TC Top Picks program for a chance to step into the startup spotlight. If you’re selected, you’ll receive a free Startup Alley Exhibitor […]

Top EC articles in August, Apple privacy woes, autonomous delivery robotics Starship, and Zhihu – gpgmail

[ad_1] Top Articles in August We are back from Labor Day (which an ironically somewhat unkind Canadian EC subscriber noted also takes place up north). August was the most successful month for Extra Crunch since our launch about six months ago — so thank you to the thousands of new and continuing members that help […]

Europe’s top data protection regulator, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died – gpgmail

[ad_1] Europe’s data protection supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli, has died. His passing yesterday, aged 62, was announced by his office today — which writes: It is with the deepest regret that we announce the loss of Giovanni Buttarelli, the European Data Protection Supervisor. Giovanni passed away surrounded by his family in Italy, last night, 20 August […]

Shazam data is powering Apple Music’s newest chart, the Shazam Discovery Top 50 – gpgmail

[ad_1] Apple continues to make use of Shazam, the music recognition app it acquired for $400 million in 2018. Earlier this month, Apple publicly launched its Music for Artists dashboard which included insights powered by Shazam data. Today, Apple announced that Shazam data will also now power a new Apple Music chart: the Shazam Discovery […]

Twitter leads $100M round in top Indian regional social media platform ShareChat – gpgmail

[ad_1] Is there room for another social media platform? ShareChat, a four-year-old social network in India that serves tens of million of people in regional languages, just answered that question with a $100 million financing round led by global giant Twitter . Other than Twitter, TrustBridge Partners, and existing investors Shunwei Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, […]

Meet the TC Top Picks for Disrupt SF 2019 – gpgmail

[ad_1] Honestly, the creativity and quality of early-stage startups and their founders never ceases to amaze us. When we issued the call for applications to our TC Top Picks program for Disrupt San Francisco 2019, the response was overwhelming — and the competition was off the hook. Our editors dug in and managed to narrow […]