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Results 1 - 10 of about 2022:

Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Uber launches a quarterly print magazine, Momentum, for drivers in Boston, New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, Ohio, and Oklahoma   —  Uber just launched a quarterly print magazine, Momentum  —  Here's something different.  —  Uber, the $41 billion ride hailing company …
Mar 3, 2015, 8:40 AMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
How Samsung won and then lost the smartphone war   —  In November 2011, Samsung released the first of a series of ads that would define the company for the next three years.  —  It started with a bunch of hipster-looking people waiting outside a mock Apple Store for the next iPhone.
Feb 28, 2015, 8:25 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
Google pays $25M for top level domain .app, the most expensive TLD ever sold   —  Google just paid $25 million to buy the entire ‘.app’ web domain  —  Google just paid $25 million for exclusive rights to the “.app” top-level web domain.  —  Google decided to apply for new top-level domains …
Feb 26, 2015, 10:05 PMIn context
Joshua Barrie / Business Insider:
Uber partners with Starwood Hotels to offer reward points for rides   —  Uber riders can now earn free stays at some of the world's most luxurious hotels  —  Uber has launched a partnership with Starwoods Hotels & Resorts to reward its most loyal passengers.
Feb 26, 2015, 12:25 AMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
WSJ: YouTube remains unprofitable, breaking even with revenue of $4B in 2014   —  YouTube still doesn't make Google any money  —  YouTube still isn't a profitable business for Google, sources tell The Wall Street Journal's Rolfe Winkler.  —  Thanks to a premium ads push last year called …
Feb 25, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
Salesforce Q4 sales and earnings in line; stock up about 9% in after-hours on raised guidance   —  Salesforce.com's stock soars to all-time high after it posts a good quarter and CEO vows to double revenue  —  Salesforce.com just reported its quarterly earnings and it hit both revenue and profit expectations on the money.
Feb 25, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
Lisa Eadicicco / Business Insider:
Pebble Time sells out at lowest $159 tier on Kickstarter, passes $3M in pre-sales in under two hours   —  Pebble raised more than $5 million in less than five hours for its new smartwatch  —  Pebble doubled its Kickstarter goal and raised $1 million dollars for its new smartwatch in less than an hour.
Feb 24, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
Gmail's autocomplete recommending infrequently used contacts, leading to missent emails   —  A weird Gmail bug has tons of people sending emails to the wrong contacts  —  Double-check the “To” field in the next email you send, if you're a Gmail user.  —  Google's mail service seems …
Feb 23, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
How flash sale site Gilt Groupe overextended and lost focus after rapid growth and fundraising   —  Four years ago Gilt Groupe was the hottest startup in New York — Here's what happened  —  Four years ago, luxury flash-sales startup Gilt Groupe was one of the buzziest e-commerce startups in the world …
Feb 22, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Samsung will buy Apple Pay competitor LoopPay   —  Samsung will buy LoopPay, a mobile payments company.  —  LoopPay's technology allows mobile payments through traditional magnetic credit card readers.  That means it can theoretically work in a lot more places than Apple Pay, which requires special payment pads to work.
Feb 18, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context

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