Contentful raises $33.5M for its headless CMS platform – TechCrunch

Contentful, a Berlin- and San Francisco-based startup that provides content management infrastructure for companies like Spotify, Nike, Lyft and others, today announced that it has raised a $33.5 million Series...

Linux Foundation’s OpenChain project welcomes Google, Facebook and Uber – TechCrunch

The Linux Foundation’s OpenChain project helps companies find ways to comply with open-source licensing requirements. Today at the Open Compliance Summit in Yokohama, Japan, it announced Google, Facebook and Uber...

Cove.Tool wants to solve climate change one efficient building at a time – TechCrunch

As the fight against climate change heats up, Cove.Tool is looking to help tackle carbon emissions one building at a time. The Atlanta-based startup provides an automated big-data platform that...

Google’s Flutter toolkit goes beyond mobile with Project Hummingbird – TechCrunch

Flutter, Google’s toolkit for building cross-platform applications, hit version 1.0 today. Traditionally, the project focused on iOS and Android apps, but as the company announced today, it’s now looking at...

Google’s cross-platform Flutter UI toolkit hits version 1.0 – TechCrunch

Flutter, Google’s UI toolkit for building mobile Android and iOS applications, hit its version 1.0 release today. In addition, Google also today announced a set of new third-party integrations...

Why Oath keeps Tumblring – TechCrunch

I dig on my employer Oath, and then Tencent Music notes and a major loss for the NYC ecosystem and what it means for open source. TechCrunch is experimenting with new...

AWS announces a slew of new Lambda features – TechCrunch

AWS launched Lambda in 2015 and with it helped popularize serverless computing. You simply write code (event triggers) and AWS deals with whatever compute, memory and storage you need to...

AWS launches a managed Kafka service – TechCrunch

Kafka is an open-source tool for handling incoming streams of data. Like virtually all powerful tools, it’s somewhat hard to set up and manage. Today, Amazon’s AWS is making this...

AWS launches Amazon Forecast to make time series predictions easier – TechCrunch

Amazon’s AWS today launched Amazon Forecast, a new pre-built machine learning tool that will make it easier for developers to generate predictions based on time-series data. While predictions are pretty...

AWS launches Arm-based servers for EC2 – TechCrunch

At its re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, AWS today announced the launch of Arm-based servers for its EC2 cloud computing service. These aren’t run-of-the-mill Arm chips, though. AWS took the...