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Wall Street Journal:
Ex-Apple retail boss Ron Johnson launches Enjoy e-commerce site, with personal delivery and in-home setup service at no cost   —  Former Apple Retail Boss Ron Johnson Unwraps New Web Startup ‘Enjoy’  —  Ron Johnson, the former Apple retail chief who was ousted as J.C. Penney's boss two years ago …
May 6, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Saritha Rai / New York Times:
With Big Names and Money Flowing In, Tech Start-Ups in India Heat Up   —  BANGALORE, India — Intense interest from prominent investors is helping to drive eye-popping valuations among Indian tech start-ups.  —  Venture capital firms, hedge funds and the likes of business executives …
May 5, 2015, 4:30 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Twilio raising $100M Series E at a $1B valuation according to April filing   —  Twilio Has Joined The Unicorn Ranks With Stealthy $100 Million Raise  —  Twilio is the latest tech startup to join the ranks of private companies worth at least $1 billion after quietly raising a $100 million round of funding, Forbes has learned.
May 4, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
How companies like BuzzFeed, Vice, and Tastemade are aggressively expanding into online video, experimenting with the format to attract viewers and advertisers   —  The (very) big fight for the small screen  —  A rising class of Internet video companies is challenging the supremacy of broadcast TV …
May 4, 2015, 10:00 AMIn context
Leslie Berlin / Backchannel:
How Silicon Valley became a unique, self-perpetuating culture that will continue to dominate the high-tech economy   —  Why Silicon Valley Will Continue to Rule  —  William Shockley's employees toast him for his Nobel Prize, 1956.  Photo courtesy Computer History Museum.
May 3, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Sources: Uber is in talks with over 400 merchants for a new same-day delivery program, plans to source inventory from local stores   —  Uber Is Quietly Testing A Massive Merchant Delivery Program  —  Uber is planning to launch a merchant delivery program that would allow online shoppers …
Apr 29, 2015, 12:15 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
PayPal brings One Touch payments to the web to let users shop without re-entering information   —  PayPal Brings Its Instant Checkout Service “One Touch” Across The Web  —  PayPal today is making a change to its online payment service on the web, which will now allow customers to checkout …
Apr 28, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Loop Commerce Raises $16 Million For Its “E-Gifting” Checkout Service For Online Retailers   —  Loop Commerce, a company that has developed an alternative checkout technology for e-commerce sites that allows customers to more easily buy gifts for friends without having to worry with product details …
Apr 28, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Heather Somerville / Mercury News:
Software maker Apigee raises $87M in IPO, shares close down 1.88% from $17 IPO price   —  Apigee makes Wall Street debut with $87 million IPO  —  SAN JOSE — Shares of software maker Apigee popped 17 percent when the firm joined Wall Street Friday, becoming the second public offering …
Apr 24, 2015, 4:12 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
eBay beats Q1 estimates with revenue of $4.45B largely boosted by PayPal, Marketplaces down 4%   —  PayPal Unit Helps Lifts EBay Revenue  —  EBay is speeding toward a split of its online marketplace and payments businesses into two companies.  For some analysts and investors, that day cannot come soon enough.
Apr 22, 2015, 5:45 PMIn context

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