Atlassian acquires ThinkTilt, Discord ends deal with Microsoft, & more

SaaS news this week (April 19 -April 25, 2021): Atlassian acquires ThinkTilt, Discord abandons Microsoft acquisition talks, Figma launching a new feature. Read more.
Atlassian acquires ThinkTilt, Discord ends deal with Microsoft, & more

Shipsy Unveils Plans of Expansion in the Middle East Market

Shipsy, a leading logistics software solution provider, plans a major expansion in the middle east and aims to increase their footprint by 2025. Shipsy is backed by Sequoia's Surge & InfoEdge.

The decision of expansion is a result of the increasing demand in supply chain visibility and automation. The sudden increase in the demand is attributed to Covid 19 and is expected to increase even more in the coming days.

ThinkTilt gets Acquired by Atlassian

Atlassian announces Acquiring ThinkTilt, an Australia-based company behind ProForma which is a no code form builder for Jira. The details of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition is supposed to boost Jira’s Integration with ProForma and an deliver exceptional service

ProForma supports more than 300 pre-built form templates with an intuitive Low code/no code editor.

Figma Announces Their Latest: FigJam, a Whiteboard tool

FigJam is the latest whiteboard tool by Figma. FigJam give designers a platform to come up with ideas together and also give non designers tools to participate and brainstorm. FigJam has many functionalities such as drawing tools, pre-built lines shapes and connectors, stamps and cursor chats.

Figma is a popular web-based collaborative design tool used by marketers and designers to work together and create beautiful mockups.

Discord to End Sales Plan with Microsoft  and  Scale as a Standalone Business

Discord announces they plan to end the sales plans with microsoft. Discord decides to push its focus towards building the chat platform and making money from its user base that has grown quickly during the pandemic.

Discord plans to scale standalone. The company might have a plan of shifting itself to a public listing  but it's not  something in the nearby pipeline.

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