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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek becomes chairman after co-founder Martin Lorentzon steps down from position to become company's vice-chairman   —  A changing of the guard is underway at Spotify, the streaming music service with 40 million paying users and over 100 million overall that competes …
Oct 16, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Naspers sells Polish eBay rival Allegro for $3.25B to consortium of private equity firms   —  Oct 14, 2016, 10:49 amOct 14, 2016, 11:30 am  —  Earlier this year, it was reported that Naspers, the media and internet holding company, was planning to sell off Allegro, its online auction business based …
Oct 14, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Workplace will cost $3 per user per month for the first 1K users, $2 for the next 1K-10K users, and $1 for additional MAUs   —  After 20 months in a closed beta under the working title Facebook at Work, (as we predicted it would the other week) today Facebook is finally bringing …
Oct 10, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn now lets users privately signal to recruiters when they are looking for a new job; feature initially available in US, Canada, UK, and Australia   —  One of the hallmarks of any social network is how it pushes people to share their experiences with others, but increasingly we've seen …
Oct 6, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
eBay acquires visual search engine Corrigon for less than $30M   —  eBay — the soup to nuts marketplace for new and used goods — has made another acquisition to build out its search and discovery technology for customers to find what they need among the 1 billion or so items that are listed on the site.
Oct 5, 2016, 9:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Akamai buys Soha Systems, which had just raised $10M from a16z, Menlo Ventures, others, to add more security to its cloud networking business   —  Consolidation continues to work its way through the world of enterprise startups.  Today Akamai announced that it has acquired Soha Systems in an all-cash deal.
Oct 4, 2016, 8:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft to build its first Azure data center in France this year, as part of a $3B investment to build its cloud services in EU   —  Companies like Microsoft, Amazon and Google continue to compete fiercely in the area of cloud services for consumers, developers and enterprises …
Oct 3, 2016, 7:40 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Remitly raises $38.5M Series D led by World Bank's IFC for its P2P international money transfer service, bringing total raised to just under $100M   —  Remitly, a startup co-founded and led by a former executive of Barclays who saw a gap in the market to build money transfer and other financial services …
Oct 1, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
European food delivery startup Takeaway.com raises $368M in IPO, valuing it at $1.1B   —  And it's off to the races for another takeout food delivery business going public.  Today, it was Takeaway.com's turn, an Amsterdam-based company with operations across Europe, which listed on Euronext Amsterdam.
Sep 30, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook at Work will launch on October 10 in London   —  Some more details are coming through on Facebook at Work, the social network's big effort to move into enterprise communication services with a business version of its popular platform.  Facebook has now sent out invites for a Facebook …
Sep 29, 2016, 8:10 AMIn context

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