Autonomy

Pan-European seed fund firstminute hits a final fund close of $100M

New UK early stage VC firstminute Capital launched in June last year to the tune of $60m, with European VC Atomico as its first cornerstone investor. They were joined by 30 unicorns founders from Euro

Full autonomy is years away, but here’s what’s next on autonomy’s wild ride

There are three exciting developments that I do expect to transpire within the next 12-18 months.The first major rollouts of autonomous fleets; the development of new mapping and LIDAR technology; and

You can learn to build aerial taxis with Udacity’s new Flying Car Nanodegree

Online education company Udacity is growing its new Nanodegree program yet again – it’s adding two entirely new programs to the roster, including a new entry-level self-driving Nanodegree, as

Ain’t No Joke As War Between HP, Ex-Autonomy Execs Enters Lawsuit Phase

It may be April Fool’s Day, but I’m sure former Autonomy CEO Mike Lynch and HP execs aren’t laughing. HP filed suit in London this week against Lynch and former Autonomy CFO Sushova

British Authorities Drop Autonomy Accounting Inquiry, US Investigation Continues

The British Serious Fraud Office today dropped its investigation into accusations of accounting improprieties at Autonomy, citing insufficient evidence to continue the investigation, but it made cle

HP, Shareholder Settlement Is Latest Chapter In Autonomy Saga

Today, HP announced it had reached a settlement with its shareholders over its handling of the purchase of Autonomy for $10B back in 2011, but it’s far from the end of the story as the fight ove

HP Confirms Federal Investigation Of Autonomy’s Alleged Fraud In Its Annual Report

HP has confirmed that the U.S. Department of Justice launched an investigation stemming from the Palo Alto company's allegations that it uncovered widespread accounting fraud at Autonomy, the British

It’s Not Just HP And Autonomy, The Enterprise Software Space Is A Giant Stinking Mess

The enterprise software space is a giant stinking mess. And it's going to get even messier if the vendors don't start embracing the new spirit of collaboration and social technologies that represent t

Autonomy Founder Mike Lynch Looks Set To Launch Investment Fund Post HP

Mike Lynch, the founder of pioneering data-analysis and enterprise search company Autonomy, is <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-19/autonomy-founder-lynch-said-to-plan-tec

Autonomy, Not So Autonomous Anymore: HP CSO Bill Veghte Steps In, Founder Mike Lynch Steps Down

Within HP's <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/05/23/hp-q2-confirms-27000-job-cuts-to-save-up-to-3-5-billion-by-2014/">quarterly results today</a>, a bit of a development for <a href="http://ww

Autonomy Buys Iron Mountain’s Digital Archiving, Online Backup Business For $380M

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/iron-mountain.png" class="shot2" /> Cambridge, UK-based infrastructure software company <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/aut