Funding daily pig

Funding Daily: Swag

As one RapGenius cofounder said at TechCrunch Disrupt last year, “Swaaaag, yeah.” We’ve got the details of its funding round and more in today’s Funding Daily.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff.

Salesforce swallows up challenger RelateIQ

Since it debuted in 2011 RelateIQ has challenged Salesforce’s dominance in sales software by turning salespeople’s data crumbs into gold — but it couldn’t resist Salesforce’s acquisition budget.

Cloud storage death

AWS Zocalo may signal the death of cloud storage as a market

When Amazon enters any market, its objective is to drive down prices and drive out the competition. That’s what it’s trying to do with Zocalo, its new file-sharing and collaboration solution.

Cortado cloud printing

Point & print: Cortado's smartphone app talks to 2D & 3D printers

As various technologies have grown simpler and more platform agnostic, printers have lagged behind, with their seemingly infinite drivers and error messages. Cortado aims to bring printing up to speed with its “Cloud Printer” app, which the company will announce at VentureBeat’s MobileBeat 2014 conference today.