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Steven Bertoni / Forbes:
Tinder says it's introducing a premium service in November offering more match-making powers   —  Tinder Swipes Right To Revenue, Will Add Premium Service In November  —  Tinder, the free mobile dating app, has made millions of hook-ups-now it's out to make millions of dollars.
Oct 20, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Parmy Olson / Forbes:
Microsoft plans to launch a fitness-focused wearable in the next few weeks with more than two-day battery life, multi-platform support   —  Microsoft Plans To Launch A Wearable Device Within Weeks  —  Microsoft is gearing up to launch a wearable device within the next few weeks, Forbes has learned.
Oct 19, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Jeff Bercovici / Forbes:
Inside Pinterest: The Coming Ad Colossus That Could Dwarf Twitter And Facebook   —  The Cannes Lions advertising festival has become as big among the Madison Avenue crowd as the Riviera town's iconic film event is for Hollywood.  So as Steve Stoute nursed a drink with a friend …
Oct 18, 2014, 8:45 AMIn context
Ellen Huet / Forbes:
Uber fired driver for tweeting negative articles about company; driver has since been re-hired   —  Uber Deactivated A Driver For Tweeting A Negative Story About Uber  —  Uber's watching you, and if you say something bad about the company, you might get booted out.
Oct 17, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Ellen Huet / Forbes:
Kill switch in Android Lollipop is opt-in, making it a less effective theft deterrent   —  Android Lollipop's New ‘Kill Switch’ Could Discourage Smartphone Theft — But It Still Needs Work  —  Smartphone thieves may now think twice about snatching your Android phone, but they won't be completely deterred yet.
Oct 16, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Ellen Huet / Forbes:
After a hammer attack on a rider, some lawyers believe Uber could be held liable, despite its terms of service   —  Uber Rider Might Lose An Eye From Driver's Hammer Attack.  Could Uber Be Held Liable?  —  Roberto Chicas, a 35-year-old San Francisco bartender, climbed into an UberX car around 2 …
Oct 2, 2014, 7:05 AMIn context
Parmy Olson / Forbes:
Finding Alibaba: How Jerry Yang Made The Most Lucrative Bet In Silicon Valley History   —  Jerry Yang is giving a quick tour of the conference room at his private investment firm in Palo Alto, Calif. It's dotted with gifts and photos from his 20 years in Silicon Valley.
Oct 1, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Zalando Worth $6.8 Billion After Pricing IPO At More Than $27 A Share   —  Zalando, Europe's largest online-only fashion retailer priced shares on Monday at $27.28 (21.50 Euros) for its upcoming initial public offering, valuing itself at $6.8 billion (5.3 billion Euros) according to sources.
Sep 29, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Tim Worstall / Forbes:
Despite several published reports, the European Commission is not fining or even accusing Apple of anything   —  The European Commission Is Not About To Fine Apple; Nor Even To Accuse The Company Of Anything  —  Several newspapers seem to have got themselves into a bit of a tizzy …
Sep 29, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Jawbone has closed on $147M of the $270M it set to raise in February at a $3.3B valuation   —  Jawbone Makes Progress On Its $250 Million Funding Round As Apple Watch Looms Over  —  Wearable device maker Jawbone has raised its next chunk of money as it looks to build a war chest this year in the face of new challenges led by Apple.
Sep 26, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context

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