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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
eBay buys Spain's Ticketbis for $165M to expand StubHub into Europe, Latin America, Asia   —  While EBay continues to build out its core marketplace for physical goods, it's also investing to expand its other businesses and brands, too.  Today the company announced that it has acquired Ticketbis …
May 24, 2016, 5:40 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Affirm teams with Eventbrite and Expedia to offer monthly payments for events and travel   —  Affirm has expanded into the events and travel market, thanks to partnerships with Eventbrite and Expedia.  Under this arrangement, the lending startup will enable monthly payments for consumers …
May 17, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Walmart tests two-day subscription service to challenge Amazon Prime, builds regional delivery network around eight mega-warehouses in US with $2B investment   —  Retailer tests two-day shipping to challenge Prime, builds regional delivery network in U.S.  —  Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is testing …
May 16, 2016, 5:40 AMIn context
Christopher Williams / Telegraph:
Sources: EU may announce €3B fine against Google in shopping search case as early as next month   —  Google faces a record-breaking fine for monopoly abuse within weeks, as officials in Brussels put the finishing touches to a seven-year investigation of company's dominant search engine.
May 15, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Kevin Poulsen / Wired:
Profile of Maksym Igor Popov, a Ukrainian hacker turned FBI mole who later tried to scam EMC, AT&T, and the FBI   —  I'm sorry; your browser does not support HTML5 video in WebM with VP8 or MP4 with H.264.  —  Typography by Michiel Schuurman  —  O  —  One Thursday in January 2001 …
May 15, 2016, 6:05 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Wallapop and LetGo, two Craigslist rivals, merge to take on the U.S. market, raise $100M more   —  May 10, 2016, 5:56 amMay 10, 2016, 7:13 am  —  Consolidation is afoot in the online classifieds space as two popular startups born in Barcelona are in advanced talks to merge operations …
May 13, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
BigCommerce raises $30M led by GGV Capital to help retailers, merchants, and brands sell across marketplaces, bringing total raised to $155M over seven years   —  The Shopify competitor wants to move upmarket.  —  BigCommerce has raised $30 million in new funding, as investors continue …
May 10, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Caroline O'Donovan / BuzzFeed:
Firms' desire to transform Utah into a major tech hub clashes with the state's Mormon values   —  A troop of giddy engineers is barreling out of Instructure's headquarters and onto a parking deck roof, paper planes in hand.  It's a very hot Friday afternoon in a very suburban office park …
May 8, 2016, 6:30 PMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
eBay acquires AI and machine-learning company Expertmaker to help organize its listings   —  eBay boosts its big-data brain with Expertmaker buy  —  Expertmaker's AI and machine-learning software could help eBay organize its 900 million listings.
May 5, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
London-based fashion startup Farfetch raises $110M Series F round to invest in its marketplace and white label platform   —  Farfetch grabs another $110 million for its fashion marketplace  —  Farfetch is growing like crazy as the company just secured $110 million.
May 5, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context

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