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Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Groupon to Replace Nearly All of Its Merchants' Cash Registers With iPads   —  Groupon has long said it wants to be known as more than a deals company.  Now it's showing how.  —  Today, the company is introducing an iPad-based checkout system that it expects tens of thousands of businesses that run a Groupon promotion to use.
May 19, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Diapers.com Founder Could Raise $50 Million or More for New Startup   —  Marc Lore is plotting his next thing.  —  Less than a year after the former CEO of Diapers.com parent company, Quidsi, left Amazon along with his co-founder Vinit Bharara, he has spoken with investors about raising funds …
May 16, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
JustFab Seeking $50 Million to $100 Million Investment Ahead of Possible IPO   —  Online shoe and apparel retailer JustFab has started talking to investors about raising new funding to the tune of $50 million to $100 million, according to a person familiar with the talks.
May 14, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Square Finally Gives Up on Square Wallet and Bets on New Order-Ahead App   —  The grand Square Wallet experiment is over.  As of today, Square has pulled the app from the Apple and Google app stores.  At the same time, it is introducing Square Order, an app that lets shoppers place pick-up orders from …
May 12, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
PayPal's Strategy Exec: I Quit Before Twitter Tirade   —  Rakesh “Rocky” Agrawal, the PayPal strategy exec who unleashed on a couple of coworkers in a late-night Twitter rant earlier this weekend, said in a tweet on Sunday morning that he had resigned from the payments giant before his tirade.
May 4, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Yelp Tops Q1 Expectations, Raises 2014 Guidance   —  Online reviews company Yelp posted a narrower loss and more revenue in the first quarter than Wall Street analysts were expecting, sending the stock up more than three percent in after-hours trading.  Yelp lost four cents a share on $76 million …
Apr 30, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Etsy Paid Less Than $10 Million for Online Gadget Marketplace Grand St. (Updated)   —  In many ways, Grand St. aspired to build an Etsy for electronics.  Now Etsy has acquired Grand St., the company announced today.  —  The deal, which is still closing, was a small one.
Apr 23, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Apple Interviewing Job Candidates for Mobile Payments Push   —  Apple has been interviewing senior payments industry executives to push ahead on a plan to build an electronic payments business, according to two people familiar with the process.  —  The company has been meeting with potential applicants …
Apr 21, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Webvan founder Louis Borders is working on a new grocery delivery business   —  Webvan's Founder Is Back and He's Building Another Grocery Delivery Business  —  Two years after his high-flying online grocery business collapsed into bankruptcy, Webvan founder Louis Borders was quoted as saying …
Apr 18, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Lending Club Raises $115 Million, Acquires Springstone Financial for $140 Million   —  Lending Club, the online market that connects borrowers looking for loans with individuals with the money to fund them, has acquired Springstone Financial for about $140 million in cash and stock, the company said this morning.
Apr 17, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context

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