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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Uber rival Karhoo, which reportedly raised $250M and was active in London and New York, shuts down   —  So much for fighting the Uber fight.  Today Karhoo — a company that wanted to take on Uber by pulling together prices and offerings from competing car services into a single app …
Nov 8, 2016, 8:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Apple hired at least 16 former employees from now-defunct B2B cloud music platform Omnifone and purchased select tech, source says   —  As the race continues to pick up more subscribers for streaming music services, TechCrunch has learned that one of the most prominent players in the field quietly picked …
Nov 8, 2016, 3:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yelp is laying off 4% of workforce, or 175 people, mainly in international sales and marketing, after failing to grow its business outside of North America   —  Yesterday, when local ratings and reviews site Yelp posted strong quarterly earnings with a surprise profit of $2.1 million …
Nov 3, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Intel acquires Voke VR, which makes VR camera hardware and software for delivering VR sports content to a range of devices   —  Nov 3, 2016, 9:00 amNov 3, 2016, 11:51 am  —  Intel has made another acquisition to build out its virtual reality strategy and business: the chip giant …
Nov 3, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Rocket Internet's food delivery business Foodpanda sells Russian takeout business Delivery Club, which it acquired in 2014, to Mail.Ru for $100M   —  Rocket Internet-backed food delivery business Foodpanda is divesting yet more of its international holdings.
Nov 3, 2016, 7:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches Microsoft Teams, its Slack competitor that comes with Office 365   —  Microsoft is holding an event today to unveil what many expect will be its new Slack competitor.  Ahead of that, it has posted an unlisted video on YouTube that spills some of the beans.
Nov 2, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Spotify acquires Preact, a customer acquisition, service, and retention company based in San Francisco; terms of the deal not disclosed   —  Spotify — the music streaming service with 40 million paying subscribers — has made an acquisition that it hopes will help it hold on to them …
Nov 2, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn reports Q3 2016 revenue of $960M, up 23% YoY, as membership grew 17% to 467M; mobile accounts for 60% of traffic, growing at double rate of desktop   —  Microsoft expects to close its $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn by the end of this year — pending some final regulatory approvals …
Oct 27, 2016, 4:47 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
India's Wipro pays $500M to acquire US-based cloud consulting firm Appirio, which works closely with Salesforce and Workday and had raised about $111M   —  Some more consolidation afoot in the cloud services industry, specifically around integration services.
Oct 22, 2016, 7:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Oct 19, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context

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