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Saritha Rai / Bloomberg:
Inside Amazon's Indian operation: 124% YoY revenue growth, rapid storage growth to 41 fulfillment centers, and intense rivalry with Flipkart ahead of Diwali   —  Festival of Diwali is India's biggest shopping season  —  Amazon and rival Flipkart have competing sales this week
Sep 22, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Yahoo! Finance:
Facebook says Messenger now has 1.3B monthly active users, up from 1.2B in April, while Messenger Day has 70M daily active users   —  FB) users hate change — that's just a fact.  —  Back in 2014, many users became incensed when Facebook Messenger was spun out into a separate app people …
Sep 17, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
The Equifax breach, affecting ~44% of US population, is possibly the worst leak of personal information ever and was handled poorly by the company   —  Consumer's most sensitve data is now in the open and will remain so for years to come.  —  It's a sad reality in 2017 that a data breach …
Sep 8, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Liana B. Baker / Reuters:
Sports e-commerce firm Fanatics confirms it has raised $1B led by SoftBank's Vision Fund, valuing it at $4.5B, and will use the funds to expand internationally   —  New York (Reuters) - Sports e-commerce firm Fanatics has closed a $1 billion funding round led by SoftBank Group Corp's Vision fund …
Sep 6, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
PayPal debuts physical credit card that offers 2% cash back on purchases redeemable online via PayPal account   —  PayPal is today launching a new credit card, the PayPal Cashback MasterCard - its first card to offer shoppers direct cash back on purchases, instead of points that vary by category.
Aug 30, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
On-demand app and site development startup Gigster raises $20M Series B led by Redpoint and joined by a16z and Michael Jordan   —  Gigster is shifting from letting anyone outsource full-stack app development to building next-gen tech projects for big companies.
Aug 29, 2017, 12:57 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Uber board expected to vote on CEO today; Jeff Immelt and another candidate presented visions for the firm, but some members still favor Meg Whitman   —  Jeff Immelt and another candidate presented to directors, while Meg Whitman sat on the sidelines awaiting key smoke signals from the board.
Aug 27, 2017, 10:13 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
List of the 57 startups presenting on the second day of Y Combinator's Summer 2017 Demo Day   —  Y Combinator is not just the most prestigious accelerator out there, it's also the largest.  And so, as has been the case for the past several years, there were too many companies to jam them all into one day.
Aug 23, 2017, 6:05 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Microsoft kicks off Xbox One X pre-orders today with a limited ‘Project Scorpio’ edition   —  Microsoft just pulled the trigger on Xbox One X pre-orders, offering up the souped up version of its console for $499.  Unveiled back at E3 in June after a year's worth of teasers …
Aug 20, 2017, 4:51 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook VP Deb Liu talks about Marketplace expansion plans including adding ticket sales and listings from local car dealers and real estate agents   —  Facebook wants to bring ticket sales and bigger retailers inside Marketplace.  —  Facebook has big plans for Marketplace …
Aug 18, 2017, 3:50 PMIn context

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