tech:

taffy

2Tor Closes $26M Financing

[Techtaffy Newsdesk]

2tor has closed a $26 million Series D round of financing led by an affiliate of the Hillman Company. New investors, SVB Capital and WestRiver Capital also participated in the round along with all of 2tor’s existing investors, Bessemer Venture Partners, Highland Capital, Redpoint Ventures, Novak Biddle Venture Partners and City Light Capital. The Series D brings 2tor’s total venture funding to $96 million, making the company one of the highest-funded education start-ups in the country.

2tor partners with higher education institutions to deliver selective degree programs online.

[Image Courtesy: 2tor]

Just in

Apple deletes WhatsApp, Threads from China app store on orders from Beijing — CNN

Apple has removed WhatsApp and Threads from its app store in China, following an order from the country’s internet watchdog, writes Juliana Liu.

Singtel, Vonage partner to integrate Paragon platform

Singtel has announced a partnership with Vonage, a cloud communications company and subsidiary of Ericsson, to help enterprises and telcos innovate and scale their services through Singtel's orchestration platform, Paragon. 

Tech giants urge EU to prioritize digital competitiveness and infrastructure investment

Five major technology companies - Ericsson, IBM, Intel, Nokia, and Vodafone - called on European policymakers to take urgent action to boost Europe's digital competitiveness and keep it a priority for the incoming European Commission.