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Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
LevelUp's cheap credit card processing fee heading toward 0%   —  If you walk into a store in Boston, there's a good chance you'll see a sleek white box near the checkout counter.  —  That box is a QR-code scanner made by LevelUp, a Massachusetts-based startup that offers one of the cheapest ways …
Apr 16, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Hunter Walker / Business Insider:
NY state senator: NY Post report on prostitutes using Airbnb points to gambling, drug activity next   —  New York Lawmaker Warns That AirBNB Could Be Used For Gambling And Drugs Next  —  New York State Senator Liz Krueger issued a statement saying a New York Post report published Monday …
Apr 15, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Inside Clinkle, Lucas Duplan's struggling payments app now three years in the making   —  A SILICON VALLEY DISASTER: A 21-Year-Old Stanford Kid Got $30 Million, Then Everything Blew Up  —  The week after Thanksgiving, 40 Clinkle employees gathered in the kitchen of their San Francisco office.
Apr 14, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Samsung says Galaxy S5 launch weekend sales were better than S4   —  How Were Opening Weekend Sales For The New Galaxy S5 Phone?  Samsung Won't Say Anything Specific  —  Samsung bragged about opening weekend demand for its latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, but didn't provide specific numbers.
Apr 14, 2014, 2:37 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
FRED WILSON Q&A: The Legendary Investor Talks Retirement, Tumblr's Exit, And Getting Over A Tough Year   —  It took Fred Wilson 10 years to become what he calls a “half-way decent” venture capitalist.  It took him 20 to become a startup legend.  —  Lately, rumors have swirled that the Zynga …
Apr 13, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Kyle Russell / Business Insider:
A BI reporter whose Google Glass was stolen off his face in SF on Friday reflects on the city's tech protests   —  I Was Assaulted For Wearing Google Glass In The Wrong Part Of San Francisco  —  On Friday night, I was assaulted while walking down the sidewalk in the Mission District of San Francisco.
Apr 13, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Jay Yarow / Business Insider:
Jeff Bezos' annual shareholder letter: testing 7th generation drones, up to $5K quitting bonus, Fresh expansion plans   —  Jeff Bezos' Shareholder Letter Is Out  —  Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' annual shareholder letter is out.  —  He goes over various parts of the business in the letter.
Apr 10, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / Business Insider:
How Techmeme Became The Must-Read News Site For Everyone In The Multibillion-Dollar Tech Industry   —  Over the past 10 years, the technology industry has evolved from photo-sharing websites like Flickr to photo-sharing apps like Instagram.  —  And, we suppose, there's been a few other changes along the way.
Apr 6, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Jim Edwards / Business Insider:
Organizers of demonstration at Kevin Rose's home demand $3B from Google for an anarchist utopia   —  Anarchists Picket Digg Founder's House And Demand $3 Billion For Anti-Capitalist Housing  —  Anarchists staged a protest outside the San Francisco house of Digg founder and Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose today.
Apr 6, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Jim Edwards / Business Insider:
Not Everyone Is Happy That Mozilla's CEO Was Forced Out For His Anti-Gay Views   —  The resignation of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich, 1998 founder of the company that makes the Firefox Web browser, because he has anti-gay-marriage views is not sitting well with everybody.
Apr 4, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context

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