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Portland extended reality startup acquired by Bay Area software maker

Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Autodesk executives noted the talent and technology developed by The Wild will be the foundation for the larger company’s extended reality strategy.

Thriving on Overload: Marshall Kirkpatrick

Marshall Kirkpatrick was the first writer hired by TechCrunch and helped drive its early growth through the quality of his work, then moved to become Co-Editor of ReadWriteWeb, then one of the defining publications on the Internet economy. He left to found Little Bird, which uses network analysis to discover top influencers, experts, and insights. Little Bird was acquired in 2016. Marshall continues his work to improve the information ecosystem and develop better information systems.

The Promise of NFTs

Now before your eyes glaze over, know that there is real opportunity for Oregon companies in what was once an obscure corner of the digital universe. The eye-popping prices in recent auctions have catapulted NFTs into the mainstream. But there is much more to the NFT universe than the buying and selling of digital artifacts.

Edify: Q&A with Melanie Zens, Engineering Operations Leader, Twilio

Melanie Zens is an engineering operations leader who has been working with engineering and technical leaders for over 20 years, driving operational initiatives and communication strategies to enable engineering teams to perform and grow.

Reclaim.ai: Todoist Integration Overview

This article will cover everything you need to know to use Reclaim’s Todoist integration, which automatically syncs items created in Todoist to scheduled Tasks in Reclaim. It’s a great way to make sure that you actually get time blocked in your calendar for the things you need to do in Todoist.

Cyber Startup Island Hits Unicorn Status 7 Weeks After Launching

While it seems unlikely with the slowdown in funding, that doesn’t mean there will not be any young unicorns— and Dallas-based Island may be all alone in the time it took to hit that status.

Finally settled: Zoom vs Google Meet

Using Caravel’s supported integrations, I pulled reviews from the App Store and Play Store, created a classifier to discover the sentiment of topics relevant to the Customer Experience of both products, and generated reports to summarize the strengths and weaknesses of Zoom and Google Meet’s CX. The results were clear.