Facebook acquires Seattle virtual reality gaming company BigBox VR, makers of Population: One

Facebook acquires Seattle virtual reality gaming company BigBox VR, makers of Population: One

Big Box VR co-founders Chia Chin Lee (left) and Gabe Brown. (GeekWire Photo / Taylor Soper) The Seattle startup BigBox VR, the company behind the multiplayer virtual reality game POPULATION: …

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Home services platform Urban Company raises $255 million at $2.1 billion valuation – TechCrunch

Home services platform Urban Company raises $255 million at $2.1 billion valuation – TechCrunch

Home Services Market Urban Company announced Wednesday that it has raised $ 255 million in a new round of funding and confirmed a valuation of $ 2.1 billion. The new …

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Virgin Galactic Chairman Chamath Palihapitiya sells off remaining personal stake in the space company – TechCrunch

Virgin Galactic Chairman Chamath Palihapitiya sells off remaining personal stake in the space company – TechCrunch

The man who probably ushered in the current SPAC rush with the merger of Virgin Galactic with his holding company Social Capital Hedosophia has sold the rest of his personal …

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Firms backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Gates have funded an electric motor company that slashes energy consumption – TechCrunch

Firms backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Gates have funded an electric motor company that slashes energy consumption – TechCrunch

Sometimes the smallest innovations can have the greatest impact on global efforts to curb global climate change. Arguably one of the greatest contributions to combating climate change has been the …

Read moreFirms backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Gates have funded an electric motor company that slashes energy consumption – TechCrunch