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13 TechCrunch Stories You Don't Want To Miss This Week

This week, Uber added a bold feature, major changes took place at Reddit, and Amazon Prime Day made a lot of people really mad. These are the stories to catch you up on everything that happened in tech this week. 418 more words


Unmanned, Aerial Public Relations

How a major Silicon Valley venture capital fund and a leading Chinese drone manufacturer are secretly charting the future of public relations.

For the story, here’s my latest piece at The Huffington Post.

China's Startups Can Break New Ground By Focusing On Niche Markets, Says VP Of DJI

China may be known as the world capital of mass production, but the country’s tech industry can foster innovation by focusing on markets with very specific needs. 344 more words


Airware And DJI/Accel Launch Drone Investment Funds

Airware makes a flexible drone operating system. DJI makes the top consumer drones. But they need to bundle up with industry-specific hardware and software makers to sell whole commercial drone packages to big construction, oil, and insurance companies. 689 more words


Algolia Grabs $18.3 Million From Accel For Its Search API On Steroids

Real-time search-as-a-service provider Algolia just raised $18.3 million with Accel Partners leading the round — Philippe Botteri will join the board. This represents some serious funding following Algolia’s… 372 more words


Accel Renews Commitment To Brazilian Startups With $10M EduK Investment

Despite an uncertain macroeconomic picture, Accel Partners, one of the most successful investment firms in the U.S., is keeping up the pace of investments in Brazil with a new commitment to the online education service… 484 more words