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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Stripe expands into Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, and Luxembourg   —  Stripe has announced a handful of tidbits that underscore the fast-growing fintech startup's aspirations in Europe.  —  Thus far, Stripe has only been fully available to businesses in the U.K. …
Jun 22, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Swiss encrypted email provider ProtonMail launches ProtonVPN with Tor support and free subscription tier for single device access   —  ProtonMail has officially launched its first new standalone service, three years after the company's original encrypted email service went to market.
Jun 20, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
GSMA: 5B people, or two thirds of world's population, now have a mobile connection, with North America and Europe at 80%+ penetration and India at 54%   —  Planet Earth has hit a notable technological milestone, with five billion people globally — or two-thirds of the world's population — now laying claim to a mobile phone connection.
Jun 18, 2017, 11:40 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Before Whole Foods the biggest Amazon acquisitions were Zappos for $1.2B (2009), Twitch for $970M (2014), Kiva Systems for $775M (2012), Souq for $650M (2017)   —  Amazon revealed it was entering the grocery market in a big way today, with news that it plans to acquire Whole Foods Market for a whopping $13.7 billion.
Jun 16, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Amazon says it has loaned over $3B to more than 20K small businesses since launching the Amazon Lending program in 2011, $1B+ in the past 12 months   —  Amazon has been ramping up its small loans business, with the company announcing today that it has loaned more than $1 billion …
Jun 11, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Stripe debuts Express accounts for Connect, allowing sellers to sign up to marketplaces in under “two minutes”, and rolls out new payment routing infrastructure   —  Stripe, the fast-growing fintech startup that's now worth around $9 billion, has announced that it's making it easier …
May 25, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
IFTTT opens its platform for making and publishing Applets to all developers via a free app maker tier, alongside current premium partner tiers   —  IFTTT, the platform that allows users to create customized, conditional interactions between apps, online services, digital assistants …
May 24, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Samsung's new Gear 360 camera goes on sale in the US on May 25 for $229, available in-store and online   —  Samsung has finally confirmed pricing and U.S. availability for its refreshed Gear 360 camera.  —  The second generation device will go on sale on May 25 in-store and online through Samsung …
May 24, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Pinterest adds dish recognition feature to Lens, reviews and ratings for recipes, and food filters within Search such as dietary preference and cook time   —  Pinterest is today launching a handful of new ways to find recipes using its Lens and Search tools.
May 23, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Zomato agrees to hacker's demand — will launch bug bounty program in exchange for stolen data deletion   —  Less than 24 hours after revealing a major security breach that compromised the accounts of millions of users, restaurant search service Zomato revealed that it has engaged …
May 19, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context

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