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Facebook acquires cloud gaming service PlayGiga

Facebook acquires cloud gaming service PlayGiga

Facebook has acquired the Spanish cloud gaming company PlayGiga, which previously offered its services across Italy, Argentina, Chile, and Spain. The purchase was confirmed by Facebook to CNBC, following reports last week from Cinco Dias which claimed that the deal was imminent and was valued at €70 million (around $78 million). In a tweet confirming…
Facebook acquires Madrid-based cloud gaming startup PlayGiga – TechCrunch

Facebook acquires Madrid-based cloud gaming startup PlayGiga – TechCrunch

Facebook has acquired PlayGiga, a Madrid-based cloud gaming startup. The company confirmed the deal to CNBC today, the week after Cinco Dias reported it was in talks to buy PlayGiga for about 70 million euros ($78 million). PlayGiga was founded in 2013 and received Series A funding from Adara Ventures, according to Crunchbase. In May,…
Facebook acquires Madrid-based cloud gaming startup PlayGiga

Facebook acquires Madrid-based cloud gaming startup PlayGiga

Facebook has acquired PlayGiga, a Madrid-based cloud gaming startup. The company confirmed the deal to CNBC today, the week after Cinco Dias reported it was in talks to buy PlayGiga for about 70 million euros ($78 million). PlayGiga was founded in 2013 and received Series A funding from Adara Ventures, according to Crunchbase. In May,…
Facebook acquires Spanish cloud video gaming company PlayGiga – CNBC

Facebook acquires Spanish cloud video gaming company PlayGiga – CNBC

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the F8 Facebook Developers conference on April 30, 2019 in San Jose, California.Justin Sullivan | Getty ImagesFacebook is pushing further into the video gaming market with the acquisition of PlayGiga, a Madrid-based company that specializes in cloud gaming.A Facebook spokesperson confirmed the deal to CNBC on Wednesday, after Spanish…
HackerRank acquires Mimir, an online platform for computer science courses

HackerRank acquires Mimir, an online platform for computer science courses

HackerRank, a popular platform for practicing and hosting online coding interviews, today announced that it has acquired Mimir, a cloud-based service that provides tools for teaching computer science courses. Mimir, which is HackerRank’s first acquisition, is currently in use by a number of universities, including UCLA, Purdue, Oregon State and Michigan State, as well as…
Corsair acquires Scuf’s controller business to expand its gaming empire – Engadget

Corsair acquires Scuf’s controller business to expand its gaming empire – Engadget

The buyout should be completed within the next 30 days.This may be a shrewd move. Scuf gamepads tend to be expensive, but they're also incredibly customizable in both functionality and appearance -- there's a good reason why we included the Vantage 2 in our holiday gift guide. The acquisition lets Corsair walk into this space…
Cisco acquires ultra-low latency networking specialist Exablaze

Cisco acquires ultra-low latency networking specialist Exablaze

Cisco today announced that it has acquired Exablaze, an Australia-based company that designs and builds advanced networking gear based on field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). The company focuses on solutions for businesses that need ultra-low latency networking, with a special emphasis on high-frequency trading. Cisco plans to integrate Exablaze’s technology into its own product portfolio.…
Apple Acquires UK Startup Spectral Edge to Improve iPhone Photography Prowess – News18

Apple Acquires UK Startup Spectral Edge to Improve iPhone Photography Prowess – News18

Spectral Edge said that uses a patented image fusion technology get more colour, detail and clarity in photographs. Image for Representation Apple has recently acquired Spectral Edge, a startup based in the United Kingdom, with the possible intention of using Spectral Edge's technologies that improves the quality of images taken on iPhones. The financial details…
Apple Acquires UK Start-Up that Could Provide Major Boost to iPhone Camera – PetaPixel

Apple Acquires UK Start-Up that Could Provide Major Boost to iPhone Camera – PetaPixel

Apple has quietly acquired a UK-based imaging start-up whose technology could lead to a huge boost in iPhone camera performance. The company, called Spectral Edge, pioneered an “image fusion” technology that uses infrared photos and machine learning to produce photos with more “colour, detail and clarity.” According to Bloomberg, filings discovered in the UK show…
VSCO acquires video editing startup Rylo – TechCrunch

VSCO acquires video editing startup Rylo – TechCrunch

The photo-sharing app behind the 2019 meme craze “VSCO girls” has acquired Rylo, a video editing startup founded by the original developer of Instagram’s Hyperlapse. A spokesperson for VSCO, an 8-year-old subscription-based business on track to surpass 4 million paying users, declined to disclose the terms of the deal. Rylo had raised roughly $38 million…

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Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 printer bug – Engadget

Microsoft has rolled out a fix for Windows 10 users affected by a nasty bug preventing them from printing hard copies of their documents. Neowin has discovered that the tech giant has released a few separate updates fixing the issue for several versions of the OS — unfortunately, that means Microsoft has yet to release…

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