The next episode of messaging services' hot streak, app Tango gets a $280 million investment led by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and surpasses its 200 millionth registered user.
The company says that it will invest heavily in software, where it believes it can address "region-specific needs."
The education software developer has sold its business to private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.
Tesla and Panasonic may hook up on a US battery plant with a total investment close to $1 billion, according to a Japan-based report.
The Chinese company will invest $30 million over two years to build a manufacturing facility, and will also drop $10 million into R&D at Carnegie Mellon.
ID Quantique is using photons to boost security for both the public and private sectors.
With an additional $11.75 million, Basis Science -- maker of the Basis band activity and sleep tracker -- has enlisted the chipmaking titan as a principal investor.
Intel is serious about wearable computing. It's announced an investment in a major wearable computing device maker -- one of a string of recent announcements.
The social network that centers around places is soliciting bids from large technology companies including Microsoft, reports Bloomberg.
The investment led by Technology Crossover Ventures values the upstart streaming-music service at more than $4 billion, according to a report.