Investment

11.04.15
Game streamer Hitbox takes on Twitch with 4K eSports broadcasts
11.04.15

Game streamer Hitbox takes on Twitch with 4K eSports broadcasts

Hitbox does what Twitch do... Nope, doesn't have the same ring to it.

By T. Seppala,   11.04.15
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10.23.15
Yota aims for mass-market success after buyout
10.23.15

Yota aims for mass-market success after buyout

It's fair to say that the global launch of Yota Device's last E-Ink smartphone didn't quite go to...

By A. Souppouris,   10.23.15
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08.18.15
Invest in the development of your favorite video games with 'Fig'
08.18.15

Invest in the development of your favorite video games with 'Fig'

If Kickstarter isn't cutting it, check out the new crowdfunding site supported by Double Fine.

By J. Conditt,   08.18.15
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06.25.15
Samsung invests in another crowdfunded VR company
06.25.15

Samsung invests in another crowdfunded VR company

Samsung Ventures has invested an unspecified amount of cash into Fove, the company whose crowdfunded VR headset adjusts focus based on your gaze.

By J. Fingas,   06.25.15
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06.10.15
Spotify builds a war chest to compete with Apple Music
06.10.15

Spotify builds a war chest to compete with Apple Music

Now that Apple is launching a streaming music service, Spotify is going door-to-door to drum up ba...

By D. Cooper,   06.10.15
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03.14.15
Bloomberg: Cyanogen's new investor list doesn't include Microsoft
03.14.15

Bloomberg: Cyanogen's new investor list doesn't include Microsoft

It would have been interesting to see how a Microsoft deal would change Cyanogen. But we'll have t...

By M. Moon,   03.14.15
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03.12.15
Is Snapchat getting $200 million from China's online shopping giant?
03.12.15

Is Snapchat getting $200 million from China's online shopping giant?

Think you get a lot of value out of Snapchat's disappearing messages, payments and stories? You're...

By J. Fingas,   03.12.15
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02.25.15
Lytro to focus on VR and video with $50 million investment
02.25.15

Lytro to focus on VR and video with $50 million investment

Lytro -- maker of "shoot now, focus later" cameras -- is diving into the virtual reality and video...

By J. Conditt,   02.25.15
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02.16.15
Sony tests the waters for self-driving cars with a small investment
02.16.15

Sony tests the waters for self-driving cars with a small investment

Apple and Google aren't the only tech giants exploring the brave new world of self-driving cars. F...

By J. Fingas,   02.16.15
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