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Therese Poletti / MarketWatch:
San Francisco's Yellow Cab files for bankruptcy citing lack of resources to pay for lawsuits, plans to continue operations and restructure debt   —  Uber and Lyft didn't bankrupt Yellow Cab, and they could hit same pothole  —  It's easy to jump to the conclusion that the bankruptcy filing …
Jan 25, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context
Bradley Hope / MarketWatch:
Visa, Nasdaq, Capital One, Citi, others invest $30M in Chain, a startup developing ways to trade assets like stocks via blockchain technology   —  Visa, Nasdaq, others invest in Bitcoin startup  —  Wall Street is putting more money behind a technology it once dismissed as a fad.
Sep 11, 2015, 1:35 PMIn context
Therese Poletti / MarketWatch:
Security and home automation company Alarm.com shares rise 20% to $16.88 in debut on Nasdaq after raising $98M in IPO   —  Alarm.com rings up solid gains in debut  —  Alarm.com Holdings has all the buzz words of a potentially hot tech IPO: cloud, software as a service, smart home and Internet of Things …
Jun 26, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
Li Xiaoxiao / MarketWatch:
Apple Pay expansion in China hindered by revenue share issues with Union Pay, Alipay and banks, government regulations   —  Apple Pay's invasion of China stalls  —  BEIJING (Caixin Online) — China's central bank, UnionPay bank-card service and e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. BABA …
Feb 17, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context
Jennifer Booton / MarketWatch:
New York City considers letting drivers pay for parking tickets with Bitcoin, Apple Pay, and PayPal   —  NYC weighs bitcoin, Apple Pay for parking tickets  — The city of New York issues eight to ten million parking tickets annually.  But great news: Drivers will soon be able to use …
Dec 31, 2014, 8:55 AMIn context
Laura He / MarketWatch:
Weibo user count declined 9% to 281M in 2013 amidst mobile messaging growth, speech crackdown   —  China's Twitter is bleeding users  —  While Facebook FB struggles with declining traffic among U.S. teens, China's most popular social-media channel — a group of Twitter-like microblog services …
Jan 20, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
MarketWatch:
BlackBerry announces 4,500 layoffs, quarterly $950M loss, new enterprise focus   —  BlackBerry Announces Preliminary Second Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results and Provides Business Update  — Company expects GAAP net operating loss of approximately $950 million to $995 million …
Sep 20, 2013, 3:40 PMIn context
Quentin Fottrell / MarketWatch:
Why iPhone repair costs have soared   —  A broken screen can now cost more than $200 to fix … The company charges as much as $229 to replace an iPhone 5 with a broken screen.  That's more than the $200 price of the device with a two-year contract, and more than a third of the $650 cost of the phone without a contract.
May 23, 2013, 10:10 AMIn context
MarketWatch:
HP Issues Statement on Dell's Leveraged Buyout Plan   —  HP today issued the following statement related to Dell's announcement to enter into an agreement to be acquired by Michael Dell and Silver Lake: “Dell has a very tough road ahead.  The company faces an extended period of uncertainty …
Feb 5, 2013, 11:30 AMIn context
Quentin Fottrell / MarketWatch:
iPad resales surge over 700% … Two major resale sites reported eye-popping surges in business in the run-up to the iPad Mini launch.  Some 140,000 devices were put up for sale on Gazelle.com Tuesday - a 700% spike from the day before, says Anthony Scarsella, chief gadget officer at the site.
Oct 24, 2012, 2:40 PMIn context

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