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Tricia Duryee / GeekWire:
eBay announces Promoted Listings for select sellers, plans to roll out Amazon Prime-like service eBay+ in Germany later this year   —  EBay's comeback plan includes Amazon Prime rival and new advertising services … eBay is working on a new shipping service that may rival Amazon Prime …
May 26, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
James Risley / GeekWire:
Expedia sells stake in Chinese travel firm eLong to China-based Ctrip for $671 million … Expedia sold its 62.4 percent stake in eLong, a Chinese travel service, to a number of firms for $671 million, the company announced today.  Buyers include Ctrip.com, Keystone Lodging Holdings, Plateno Group and Luxuriant Holdings.
May 25, 2015, 10:10 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Wave Broadband raises $130M to expand gigabit fiber Internet network across West Coast … To help expand its growing fiber network, Wave Broadband today announced $130 million in additional funding.  —  The fresh cash comes through a corporate bond led by Deutsche Bank, with participation from Wells Fargo, Sun Trust, and RBC Daniels.
May 21, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
James Risley / GeekWire:
Dropbox updates Windows app with better sharing, now universal … Dropbox updated its Windows app today with the ability to have multiple concurrent uploads, better shared folder management and easier integration with other apps.  —  Windows users now only have to deal with one app across tablets and phones.
May 19, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft will automatically install Candy Crush Saga on Windows 10 … Solitaire, Minesweeper and Hearts are getting some company on Windows 10.  Microsoft says it will automatically install Candy Crush Saga for people who upgrade to the new operating system during the launch period.
May 14, 2015, 11:20 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Zillow hits $162M in Q1 revenues, approaches 140M monthly unique visitors after blockbuster Trulia acquisition   —  Zillow hits $162M in Q1 revenues, nears 140M monthly visitors after blockbuster Trulia purchase … In its first earnings report since acquiring rival Trulia for $2.5 billion …
May 12, 2015, 4:54 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Rhapsody posts $8.9M Q1 loss, compared to $1.6M loss last year, gets $10M loan from investors   —  Filing: Investors loan Rhapsody $10M as losses deepen at pioneering music service … Rhapsody, the Seattle-based streaming music service, has received new loans totaling $10 million …
May 8, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Frank Catalano / GeekWire:
Amazon updates its free digital distribution platform Whispercast to include new Digital Transition Service for schools   —  Amazon launches Whispercast 3.0 tool, emphasizes free services for schools … Amazon is intensifying its efforts to go after education market customers by releasing …
Apr 28, 2015, 3:00 PMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / GeekWire:
Box launches Developer Edition to power enterprise applications from third parties … SAN FRANCISCO-Box announced a new Developer Edition of its cloud storage platform today that's designed to offer third-party developers the ability to leverage the company's storage tools in applications.
Apr 22, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Zirx raises $30M to expand smartphone-powered on-demand valet service nationwide … Parking can be a pain, but it seems as though Zirx has a solid solution — at least that's what investors think.  —  The on-demand valet startup today announced a $30 million funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners …
Apr 22, 2015, 9:05 AMIn context

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