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Brad Stone / Businessweek:
Bezos-Backed Pro.com Raises Another $14 Million to Help Renovate Your Home   —  Fern leaf green, the color of the walls in my living room, started to look dated ages ago.  The baseboards need retouching, and there's a hole in the drywall near the front door, where movers once mishandled a sofa.
Sep 24, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context
Joshua Brustein / Businessweek:
Online survey company Qualtrics raises $150M at valuation exceeding $1B from Insight Venture Partners, Sequoia, and Accel   —  How an Online Survey Company Joined the $1 Billion Club  —  The business of making software for online surveys is pretty easy to understand: You find people …
Sep 24, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Businessweek:
Tim Cook Q&A: The Full Interview on iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch   —  Tim Cook was jubilant.  It was Sept. 10, a day after the introduction of the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch at the Flint Center in Cupertino, Calif., and Apple's (AAPL) chief executive officer couldn't have been happier about reactions from the audience and the media.
Sep 21, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Joshua Brustein / Businessweek:
Getty launches Stream, an iOS app targeted at consumers for browsing and sharing images   —  Getty Wants to Turn Free Photos Into Profit, and It Needs Your Help  —  The story of the photography business over the past 20 years has been marked by two shifts: The number of photographs …
Sep 21, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Businessweek:
Tim Cook Interview: The iPhone 6, the Apple Watch, and Remaking a Company's Culture   —  Steve Jobs's office remains Steve Jobs's office.  After his death in 2011, Tim Cook, his friend and successor as Apple (AAPL) chief executive officer, decided to leave the sparsely decorated room on the fourth floor of 1 Infinite Loop untouched.
Sep 17, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Adam Satariano / Businessweek:
Behind Apple's program to devise quick fixes in the factory for glitches found in new devices   —  Apple's iPhone 6 First Responders  —  As Apple (AAPL) prepares to unveil the iPhone 6 on Sept. 9, engineers are toiling in secrecy to make sure everything works properly.  Their task won't end when the phone goes on sale.
Sep 6, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Ashlee Vance / Businessweek:
Intellectual Ventures: Patent Troll Funds Startups, New Products   —  The dietary habits of Finland's populace went through a drastic change in 2011.  Thanks to the low-carb craze and a rising preference for all-natural products, Finns started eating butter with impunity.
Sep 4, 2014, 10:35 AMIn context
Felix Gillette / Businessweek:
An entire Hollywood-like industry has grown around YouTube creators   —  Hollywood's Big-Money YouTube Hit Factory  —  When Brian Robbins first told people he was going full time into the YouTube (GOOG) business, his colleagues in Hollywood were incredulous.  “My agent, my lawyer, my dad—people thought I was crazy,” he says.
Aug 28, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Joshua Brustein / Businessweek:
Why Amazon wants Twitch: advertising, owning video content people like and engage with   —  Why Amazon Is Paying $1 Billion to Help People Watch Video Games  —  For months Twitch, the video game streaming service, was supposedly putting the finishing touches on a deal with Google.
Aug 25, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Ashlee Vance / Businessweek:
Intellectual Ventures lays off 140 employees, about 20% of its workforce   —  Mass Layoffs Hit Intellectual Ventures' Patent Factory  —  Intellectual Ventures, the company Silicon Valley loves to despise, is laying off about 20 percent of its employees, Bloomberg Businessweek has learned.
Aug 19, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context

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