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Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
Apple sold 12.6M iPads last quarter, marking $5.4B in sales, down 23% YOY   —  The one thing that didn't go well in Apple's earnings report, explained in one chart  —  Apple had another great quarter, surpassing estimates for earnings per share, revenue, and iPhone sales.
Apr 27, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Philip Levinson / Business Insider:
How CloudFlare, now handling 5% of all web traffic and valued at around $1B in late 2013, got started during Harvard class field trip to Silicon Valley   —  How two Harvard Business School students turned a class trip into a billion-dollar company  —  See Also
Apr 27, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
Jay Yarow / Business Insider:
Analysts expect record Apple Q2 results, estimate revenues up 23% YoY to $55.96B, iPhone sales up 33% to 58.1M units, and iPad down 17% to 13.6M units   —  All signs point to Apple announcing a monster earnings report  —  Apple reports earnings for the quarter that ended in March after the market closes on Monday, April 27.
Apr 26, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context
Matt Rosoff / Business Insider:
Yahoo's 8-K on Microsoft search deal: termination at will for either party in four months, higher Yahoo revenue share, more flexibility   —  It looks as if Marissa Mayer drove a pretty hard bargain with Microsoft  —  Last week, Marissa Mayer took a big step toward undoing …
Apr 20, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
James Cook / Business Insider:
Andy Chen, CEO of Jay Z's music streaming site, Tidal, exits company as company disputes the claim that 25 employees were “forced to leave”   —  The CEO of Jay Z's music streaming site Tidal has left the company  —  Andy Chen, CEO of Aspiro, the Swedish music streaming company acquired …
Apr 17, 2015, 3:10 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Mobile shopping app Spring raises $25M Series B led by BoxGroup, with participation from Yuri Milner, Google Ventures, and others   —  Swipe-to-buy app Spring raises $25 million to become the first big mobile shopping mall  —  Spring, an eight-month-old shopping app that partners with hundreds of brands …
Apr 16, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Nicholas Carlson / Business Insider:
New search deal with Microsoft requires Yahoo to monetize just 51% of its traffic via Bing, not 100% as before   —  Marissa Mayer redoes Yahoo's search deal with Microsoft, makes huge changes  —  Yahoo just renewed its search partnership with Microsoft — with huge modifications.
Apr 16, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Jay Yarow / Business Insider:
Report: Yahoo launching messaging app to “combine live and recorded video and text” this quarter   —  Here comes Marissa Mayer's first home grown consumer product for Yahoo  —  Yahoo is preparing to release its first major consumer product in 32 months, Amir Efrati at The Information reports.
Apr 15, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
NEA raised $3.1 billion, launching the largest tech VC fund of all time   —  New Enterprise Associates (NEA) has closed a new fund worth $3.1 billion — the largest venture fund of all time, according to an earlier story by Fortune's Dan Primack, who broke the news of the fund last year.
Apr 15, 2015, 5:10 AMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
Intel reports Q1 net income of $2B, flat YoY revenue of $12.6B, meeting reduced expectations; shares rise after hours   —  Intel earnings match estimates, shares rise after hours  —  Intel just reported its first quarter earnings, and it matched analyst estimates across the board.
Apr 14, 2015, 4:32 PMIn context

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