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eBay:
eBay reports Q2 revenue of $2.3B, up 4% YoY, and gross merchandise volume of $21.5B, up 3% YoY; non-GAAP net income was $493M; board approves $3B stock buyback   —  - GAAP and Non-GAAP EPS per diluted share of $0.02 and $0.45, respectively, on a continuing operations basis
Jul 20, 2017, 5:12 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Online art discovery platform Artsy raises $50M Series D, to double down on auctions after partnering with the three leading brick-and-mortar auction houses   —  The market for buying, selling and learning about visual art online is getting a significant boost today.
Jul 18, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Robert Hof / Forbes:
Zeta Global acquires Boomtrain, a martech firm that uses machine learning to send personalized notifications to consumers; sources say deal valued at $35M-$40M   —  Zeta Interactive Corp. today said it's buying Boomtrain Inc., a marketing tech startup marketing that uses machine learning …
Jul 18, 2017, 9:46 AMIn context
Gerrit De Vynck / Bloomberg:
Shopify merchants will soon be able to sell through eBay in US, following similar deals with other outlets, including a 2015 deal with Amazon   —  Deal matches agreements with Amazon, Facebook and Pinterest  —  E-commerce site gives customers more options to reach shoppers
Jul 13, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Elliot Silver / DomainInvesting.com:
PayPal confirms it sold X.com, a domain originally used for financial services firm co-founded by Elon Musk, back to Musk   —  X.com is one of the few single letter .com domain names, and I would argue that it is one of the most valuable domain names.  The X.com domain name was originally …
Jul 10, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Tamara Chuang / Denver Post:
After burying elimination of free plan in ToS update, Photobucket starts demanding $400/year for hosted images, kills client links on Amazon, eBay, other sites   —  Denver photo-sharing site says it needs to find “sustainable business” … Denver-based Photobucket on Thursday …
Jul 8, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
Dark web market AlphaBay down since Tuesday, prompting fears of law enforcement action or theft of user funds; admins claim the site is down for maintenance   —  SAN FRANCISCO — The largest online black market for drugs, AlphaBay, has been down for nearly two days, raising questions about whether …
Jul 7, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Lauren Goode / The Verge:
Amazon Echo Look review: useful for taking hands-free photos and it works well with Alexa, but its outfit analysis needs more work and its speaker is subpar   —  Clothes are personal  —  Over the past couple of years, Amazon's connected devices have slowly made their way into the home with increasing levels of boldness and oddity.
Jul 6, 2017, 3:50 PMIn context
Natasha Singer / New York Times:
How Code.org, which has raised $60M from Google and others, is influencing education, with help from a broader push by firms like Apple and Microsoft   —  At a White House gathering of tech titans last week, Timothy D. Cook, the chief executive of Apple, delivered a blunt message to President Trump …
Jul 2, 2017, 8:40 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
As Facebook reaches the 2B MAUs milestone, a look at its growth strategy over the years with interview of VPs of growth, growth marketing, social good, others   —  Facebook's growth team has a methodical approach to understanding what new users want and a surprisingly broad mandate.
Jun 27, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context

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Zoho:
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