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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Majority Of Digital Media Consumption Now Takes Place In Mobile Apps   —  U.S. users are now spending the majority of their time consuming digital media within mobile applications, according to a new study released by comScore this morning.  That means mobile apps, including the number 1 …
Aug 22, 2014, 12:00 AMIn context
Reuters:
Report: eBay telling candidates for PayPal CEO role it may spin off the unit as early as next year   —  EBay considering spinning off Paypal - report  —  (Reuters) - EBay Inc is considering spinning out its fast-growing payments unit PayPal as soon as next year, news website The Information reported, citing sources.
Aug 21, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Harrison Weber / VentureBeat:
Uber launches on-demand delivery service “Corner Store” in Washington D.C.   —  Uber launches on-demand product deliveries in Washington D.C.  —  Update 6:19 a.m. PT: Uber confirms that the service will launch today.  —  Uber is set to launch an on-demand product delivery service …
Aug 19, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Biz Carson / Gigaom:
Max Levchin on Affirm, his online payments and lending startup, and his focus on data   —  The Gigaom Interview: Max Levchin on data, sensors and building the future of finance  —  Part of the original “PayPal Mafia” and also formerly of Slide, Max Levchin has made a return …
Aug 17, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Natasha Singer / New York Times:
In the Sharing Economy, Workers Find Both Freedom and Uncertainty   —  Just after 4 a.m. on a recent Friday, while most of the neighbors in her leafy Boston suburb were still asleep, Jennifer Guidry was in the driveway of her rental apartment, her blond hair pulled back in a tidy French braid, vacuuming the inside of her car.
Aug 17, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
John Kell / Fortune:
Supervalu warns that payment card data from 200+ of its grocery stores may have been stolen   —  Supervalu warns card data may have been stolen  —  Supervalu on Friday warned its computer network was hacked and the intrusion could potentially have led to the theft of payment card data used at more than 200 grocery stores.
Aug 15, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
EBay is considering accepting bitcoin at its Braintree payments subsidiary   —  Consumers may soon be able to pay for their Airbnb rentals or Uber car rides using bitcoin.  EBay Inc. has been quietly working to integrate acceptance of the virtual currency into its Braintree payments subsidiary …
Aug 14, 2014, 6:55 PMIn context
Lizette Chapman / Wall Street Journal:
Fiverr Raises $30M for Online Services Marketplace … Services marketplace Fiverr International Ltd. has scored $30 million from investors who believe the startup can make buying 1,000 Twitter followers, a voiceover with a French accent and other online services as simple as buying a book.
Aug 11, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Inside Square's long-term plan, its quest for non-payments revenue, and the Starbucks disaster   —  Back To Square One  —  Jack Dorsey's dazzling startup promised to transform the credit and finance industry with a sweeping, digitized vision of the future.  After losing $100 million, has his company lost its edge?
Aug 11, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Adrienne Lafrance / The Atlantic Online:
Chinese manufacturers use eBay search data to quickly export products that match US desires   —  Why Ebay Tells Manufacturers in China What You're Searching For  —  A look into the nostalgia machine powered by big data  —  In a recent conversation with some colleagues about cool—okay …
Aug 11, 2014, 5:10 AMIn context

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