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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Adidas acquires mobile fitness company Runtastic for $239M   —  Sporting giant Adidas has acquired Runtastic, a European mobile fitness startup known for its GPS fitness-tracking app of the same name, in a deal worth €220 million ($239 million).  —  Founded out of Austria in 2009 …
Aug 5, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
LinkedIn's publishing platform expands beyond English to Portuguese; German and French to follow   —  LinkedIn is expanding its publishing platform beyond English today, with the news that it's launching a version for Portuguese speakers.  —  LinkedIn's evolution as a publishing platform …
Aug 5, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Netflix sets launch date in Japan for Sept. 2, with Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Iceland to follow in coming months   —  Netflix to launch in Japan, its first Asian market, on September 2  —  Netflix finally has a launch date for Asia — it will launch in Japan on September 2, 2015.
Aug 4, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Microsoft acquires FantasySalesTeam, a gamification platform to incentivize sales teams   —  Microsoft has acquired Incent Games, the company behind FantasySalesTeam, a gamification platform designed to help incentivize sales teams.  —  The computing giant says that it will soon offer …
Aug 3, 2015, 10:00 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Xiaomi will let Uber users in Asia buy the new Mi Note smartphone directly through the Uber app   —  China-based smartphone maker Xiaomi has announced a partnership with Uber that will see the alternative taxi company take on a dual role of ecommerce company and on-demand delivery.
Jul 23, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
eBay confirms agreement to sell eBay Enterprise to investment consortium for $925M   —  eBay has confirmed previous rumors that it's selling its enterprise services business, eBay Enterprise, for $925 million.  —  The unit specializes in developing and managing ecommerce sites for retailers …
Jul 16, 2015, 8:15 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Fleksy's mobile keyboard app goes free as the company bets on premium themes and extensions   —  Mobile keyboard company Fleksy has followed in the footsteps of SwiftKey by making its Android and iOS app completely free.  —  With seven million downloads to date, the San Francisco-based company's app replaces …
Jul 8, 2015, 6:10 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
With Tossup for iPhone and Android phones, Microsoft helps you poll friends and gather opinions about meeting up   —  With Tossup, Microsoft wants to help you poll friends and gather opinions  —  Microsoft is continuing its recent trend of ignoring its own Windows Phone mobile operating system …
Jul 6, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
OnePlus will launch its second flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 2, at a virtual reality event on July 27   —  China-based smartphone maker OnePlus has revealed that it's launching the OnePlus 2 — the follow-up to its flagship One smartphone — on July 27.  —  True to OnePlus's previous form …
Jun 25, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google finally makes ‘Undo Send’ an official feature of Gmail on the Web   —  In what could be described as one of the longest “experimental” periods of any product feature, Google is finally bringing the life-saving “Undo Send” option to the main settings on the Web version of Gmail.
Jun 23, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context

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