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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Blue Apron to lay off 6%, or more than 250 employees after going public earlier this year   —  As Blue Apron approaches its next earnings report in a couple of weeks, the company said Wednesday that it is laying off 6 percent of its staff as part of “a company-wide realignment of personnel to support its strategic priorities.”
Oct 18, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
eBay narrowly beats Q3 estimates with $2.4B revenue, up 9% YoY, as GMV rises 8% YoY to $21.7B; StubHub revenue reaches $275M, up 5% YoY   —  eBay is not having a great afternoon after posting a pretty ho-hum third quarter that fit roughly in line with analyst estimates, but perhaps not seeing …
Oct 18, 2017, 4:44 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook officially starts rolling out its discovery-focused “Explore Feed” on desktop and mobile   —  Facebook's tests of an alternative News Feed dubbed the “Explore” feed have progressed to a full rollout, the company now confirms.  Previously available on mobile devices …
Oct 18, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google releases a beta version of its iOS Gmail app on TestFlight that lets users add non-Google accounts, like Outlook, Yahoo, Hotmail   —  Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts.  The company announced this week it's testing …
Oct 18, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Matt Burns / TechCrunch:
Michigan-based SaaS firm Duo Security raises $70M Series D at a valuation of $1.17B, led by Meritech Capital Partners and Lead Edge Capital   —  Duo Security today announced its Series D funding that puts the company in unicorn territory.  The company raised $70 million led by Meritech Capital Partners …
Oct 18, 2017, 8:40 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Canadian point-of-sale firm Lightspeed POS raises $166M Series D led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, hopes to be IPO-ready by mid-2019   —  E-commerce and digitally-based financial transactions have consistently been one of the biggest and most lucrative areas of the tech world …
Oct 18, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon opens up Alexa's list feature, letting users create a list for any purpose   —  Amazon today announced it's improving one of Alexa's most-used features: lists.  The company is expanding both the Shopping list and To-Do list functionality to allow Alexa device owners to create …
Oct 17, 2017, 10:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook confirms it's testing a resume “work histories” feature for private sharing with job applications   —  As LinkedIn ads in video and other features to look a little more like Facebook, Facebook continues to take on LinkedIn in the world of social recruitment services.
Oct 17, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
Dropbox debuts $20/month Professional tier for individuals with 1TB storage, OCR text scan, Smarty Sync, and other features for business users   —  Dropbox has a Plus account for those people who want extra storage and it has a business account for those who want extra features …
Oct 17, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
Docker announces native support for Kubernetes, will allow users to select Swarm or Kubernetes orchestration engine at run time without any need to alter code   —  When it comes to container orchestration, it seems clear that Kubernetes, the open source tool developed by Google, has won the battle for operations' hearts and minds.
Oct 17, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context

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