Toyota has produced one of the most elaborate magazine inserts ever with smells and lights, sounds and screens to promote the new Camry.
After raising $4.4 million last March, Virtualitics has closed a $7 million Series B round led by Centricus with participation from The VR Fund. The startup is building a sort of “Excel for VR,” that lets people see data in a more immersive and collaborative way. Read More
Like Energizer’s long-lasting bunny, the company’s P16K Pro phone promises a battery that will keep going and going.
In paperwork to take its shares public in a $1 billion IPO, Spotify estimates it has twice the subscribers of its closest rival.
The secret to Spotify’s public market debut is actually an acquisition it made in 2014. The Echo Nest was powering music recommendations for Beats Music, Rdio, Vevo and iHeartRadio before Spotify pulled it out from under them by buying it for a reported $100 million — 90 percent in Spotify equity. That deal paid off big time. Read More
Commentary: Google’s newest automatic camera is an echo of memory-recording promises made before.
NBC says US intelligence agencies didn’t tell states of Russia’s role in attacks on election systems. Homeland Security calls the report “inaccurate.”