Etailz nabs another $5.2M as Trans World Entertainment puts focus on e-commerce company

Trans World Entertainment raised $5.2 million for its subsidiary etailz, a Spokane, Wash.-based company that helps brands sell on huge platforms run by companies such as Amazon, Walmart and eBay. The extra funding comes after etailz landed $25 million in debt funding this past February. Publicly-traded Trans World Entertainment acquired etailz in 2016 for $75 million in[…]

Microsoft answers Amazon’s Verizon cloud partnership with new 5G-enabled Azure Edge Zones, starting with AT&T

Microsoft Image A new service from Microsoft will connect its Azure cloud services to 5G wireless networks inside data centers operated by wireless carriers, aiming to boost the performance of devices and mobile applications such as online gaming, remote virtual meeting and urban infrastructure. The first of the “Azure Edge Zones with carriers” will be[…]

Microsoft previews new Teams family features, launches broader push to expand Office beyond work

Microsoft previewed new family features for its Teams collaboration and communication apps. (Microsoft Images) Microsoft will add new features for individuals and families to its Teams collaboration and communication app, seeking to expand further beyond the workplace and into the personal lives of its users. Updates previewed this morning for Teams include tools for connecting[…]