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  • Amazon partners w/ electronics co's to integrate Dash Replenishment service into products; will auto-order items when needed; ex: Whirlpool's new washer & dryer will order detergent & dryer sheets, Brita's connected water pitcher will order filters, Brother printers will order ink & toner - Link

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  • Amazon launches Dash Button, a Wi-Fi-connected device for re-ordering products in user-determined quantities; adhesive-backed widget sticks to wall, washing machine, etc; also has snap-on frame for hanging; each branded device orders individual product, incl diapers, juice, more; managed via app; free, requires Prime membership - Link

  • Etsy aims to raise up to $306M at IPO, w/ shares priced between $14 & $16; marketplace for handmade goods generated $196.5M rev last yr; takes $0.20 & 3.5% commission per sale, plus ad rev & payment processing fees; to trade on Nasdaq under symbol 'ETSY'; raised $97.3M to date, acc to CrunchBase - Link

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  • Enterprise network security management co @Tanium raises $52M at $1.75B valuation led by @SteveSi of @a16z; rapidly maps enterprise network endpoints, determines what software is running & if patches or updates are needed; US co plans expansion in Europe & Asia; a16z has invested $142M to date - Link

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  • Social marketing startup @Sprinklr raises $46M E at $1.17B valuation from @IntelCapital, @BatteryVentures & ICONIQ; Experience Cloud product manages cust exp across 20+ social networks; also offers tools for sales, content lifecycle, more; clients incl McDonald's, Intel, Nike; raised $123.5M to date - Link