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Anna Wiener / n+1:
A first-person narrative on the allure and anxiety of working at a Silicon Valley startup   —  Uncanny Valley  —  I would say more, but I signed an NDA.  —  MORALE IS DOWN.  We are making plenty of money, but the office is teeming with salespeople: well-groomed social animals with good posture …
Apr 30, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
eBay beats expectations with Q1 revenue of $2.1B, up 4% YoY; with StubHub revenue of $177M up 34% YoY on growth in sports and concert tickets   —  eBay shares rise 5% after beating earnings expectations  —  eBay surpassed first quarter earnings expectations when it reported after the bell on Tuesday.
Apr 26, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Daisuke Wakabayashi / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Apple is working on adding cell-network connectivity, faster processor to its next-generation Watch   —  Apple's Watch Outpaced the iPhone in First Year  —  Despite sizable sales, Apple's latest product has challenges to overcome  —  Apple Inc. sold twice as many Watches as iPhones in each device's debut year.
Apr 25, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Private equity owned eBay Enterprise merges with Innotrac, rebrands as Radial   —  Ebay Enterprise merges with Innotrac to become Radial  —  Ebay sold off its enterprise unit to a consortium of companies led by private equity firm Permira last year.  That consortium included Sterling Partners, Longview Asset Management and Innotrac.
Apr 25, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Devin Coldewey / TechCrunch:
Tech coalitions pen open letter to Burr and Feinstein over bill banning encryption   —  A group of tech coalitions has written an open letter to Senators Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), concerning their bill requiring all encryption to be breakable on command …
Apr 20, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Ebay's mobile Craigslist competitor Close5 has quietly grown to 7 million downloads   —  In the U.S., the online classifieds space has been dominated for years by Craigslist, despite its failure to adapt to newer technologies, including mobile.  That has left room for newcomers to angle …
Apr 18, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
The Verge:
The history of content moderation, the laws that govern internet speech, and how safety works online   —  The secret rules of the internet  —  Julie Mora-Blanco remembers the day, in the summer of 2006, when the reality of her new job sunk in.  A recent grad of California State University …
Apr 16, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Eilene Zimmerman / New York Times:
Ride-hailing startups like HopSkipDrive, Boost, and Zum, compete to provide rides for minors, a niche Uber and Lyft don't fill per policy   —  Ride-Hailing Start-Ups Compete in ‘Uber for Children’ Niche  —  The juggle of work, school and myriad extracurricular activities is all too familiar to parents like Kelly Aluise of Los Angeles.
Apr 14, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: business intelligence startup Domo working with Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse on IPO   —  Domo Said to Work With Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse on IPO  —  Business analytics company Domo Inc. is working with Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Group AG to prepare for a potential initial …
Apr 12, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
eBay to launch shipping supply store that sells branded boxes, envelopes, tape, more   —  EBay Will Sell Its Own Boxes to Kick Up Its Brand Awareness  —  EBay still sells billions of dollars in goods every year, but you wouldn't know it by checking out the average recycling bin filled with rival Amazon's cardboard boxes.
Apr 6, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context

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