Meet your new chief of staff: An AI chatbot

Meet your new chief of staff: An AI chatbot

Years ago, a mobile app for email launched to immediate fanfare. Simply called Mailbox, its life was woefully cut short — we’ll get to that. Today, its founders are back with their second act: An AI-enabled assistant called Navigator meant to help teams work and communicate more efficiently. With the support of $12 million in Read more about Meet your new chief of staff: An AI chatbot[…]

BookingBug relaunches as JRNI, as founder Shoosmith switches to Chief Architect role

BookingBug relaunches as JRNI, as founder Shoosmith switches to Chief Architect role

It’s been a long road for BookingBug, a software platform originally conceived because its founder had trouble coordinating dates for a squash match. Born out of the evergreen problem companies have in scheduling staff, since 2008 it’s gradually become a full-blown SaaS solution for a variety of customer journeys, of which scheduling is only one Read more about BookingBug relaunches as JRNI, as founder Shoosmith switches to Chief Architect role[…]

Korean e-commerce unicorn Coupang hires Walmart’s former global chief compliance officer

Korean e-commerce unicorn Coupang hires Walmart’s former global chief compliance officer

Coupang, the unicorn that is defining e-commerce in Korea, announced today that it has hired Jay Jorgensen, Walmart’s former global chief ethics and compliance officer, to serve as its general counsel and chief compliance officer. Jorgensen will relocate to Seoul for the position. Founded in 2010, with a total of $3.4 billion raised from investors Read more about Korean e-commerce unicorn Coupang hires Walmart’s former global chief compliance officer[…]

Free Play Days: The Sims 4, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and Fishing Sim World

Free Play Days: The Sims 4, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and Fishing Sim World

Having trouble deciding what to play this weekend? Here’s this weekend’s Free Play Days event to help make it simple for you! Xbox Live Gold members can play The Sims 4, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and Fishing Sim World for free as part of the Free Play Days event. Express your creativity with your Read more about Free Play Days: The Sims 4, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and Fishing Sim World[…]

Former eBay product chief RJ Pittman takes the reins at 3D capture company Matterport

Former eBay product chief RJ Pittman takes the reins at 3D capture company Matterport

Matterport, a provider of 3D image capture technology, has named former eBay chief product officer RJ Pittman as its new chief executive. Pittman will take the reins from former chief executive Bill Brown, who will continue to advise Matterport as the company looks to capitalize on its library of three dimensional scans. The company currently Read more about Former eBay product chief RJ Pittman takes the reins at 3D capture company Matterport[…]

WhatsApp’s chief business officer is leaving

WhatsApp’s chief business officer is leaving

Roughly one year after WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton made his highly-publicized exit from Facebook, another executive and early employee of the messaging platform is doing the same. Neeraj Arora, WhatsApp’s chief business officer, announced today that he would be “taking some time off to recharge and spend time with family.” Facebook acquired WhatsApp for $19 billion Read more about WhatsApp’s chief business officer is leaving[…]