DeepGraph feeds enterprise sales teams with hyper-targeted warm leads – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The best way to grow sales is to better understand sales, but unfortunately that’s often easier said than done. Kemvi, a seed-stage startup, is launching out of stealth today to announce DeepGraph, which helps sales […]

Apple’s Watch can detect an abnormal heart rhythm with 97% accuracy, UCSF study says – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch According to a study conducted through heartbeat measurement app Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco, the Apple Watch is 97 percent accurate in detecting the most common abnormal heart rhythm, […]

Google-funded ‘super sensor’ project brings IoT powers to dumb appliances – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The so-called ‘smart home’ often comes across looking incredibly dumb. Either you have to shell out lots of money to replace perfectly functional appliances for their Internet-connected equivalents — which might then be […]

Lighthouse tells you what happens in your home when you’re not there – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch A thief, your kids skipping school or paranormal activity? That’s the question that Lighthouse aims to answer with its new interactive assistant. By combining sophisticated sensors with computer vision technology, the Lighthouse […]

Mya raises $11.4M Series A to streamline recruiting for retail, warehouse and call center jobs – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Recruiting is miserable. The experience lacks so many things: transparency, fairness, timeliness and so on that solutions to date have only addressed part of the problem. LinkedIn made the resume digital and put […]

Softbank confirms it’s putting $5BN into Didi Chuxing, the ‘Uber of China’ – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Japanese telco giant Softbank has confirmed the size of its investment into Didi Chuxing, aka the Uber of China, and the figure is $5 billion (~¥550,000M). The last item in Softbank’s fiscal year 2017 earnings report, […]

Online review startup Podium has raised a fat new $32 million round from Accel and GV – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Podium, a Utah-based enterprise software company specializing in customer review management has pulled in an over-subscribed $32 million Series A round, led by Accel Partners. Several sources close to the matter told […]

Media Prima buys Rev Asia for $24M to create Malaysia’s largest digital media platform – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The U.S. isn’t the only market where media companies are consolidating to offer an advertising platform to rival Facebook and Google. While AOL (which owns TechCrunch) is in the process of acquiring […]