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Ina Fried / Re/code:
Lenovo Completes $2.9 Billion Motorola Purchase From Google   —  When Motorola Mobility President Rick Osterloh said Tuesday that the Lenovo deal was nearly done, he wasn't kidding.  —  Lenovo officially completed its $2.9 billion deal with Google early Thursday.
Oct 30, 2014, 6:35 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / Re/code:
Cycling-centric fitness app maker Strava raises $18.5M Series D led by Sequoia   —  Cycling-Centric Fitness App Strava Raises $18.5 Million in Venture Capital Funding  —  Strava, maker of a popular mobile app for cycling and other athletic endeavors, has raised $18.5 million in Series D funding …
Oct 29, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Stripe Hires Top Google Ops Exec Claire Johnson to Lead Business Operations   —  Stripe has nabbed longtime Google exec Claire Johnson as its new head of business operations, in one of the first major management hires by the online payments software startup.  —  Johnson, who has been at the …
Oct 29, 2014, 12:25 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Benchmark takes a small Tinder equity stake in exchange for partner Matt Cohler joining board, with no money invested   —  Sweat Equity: Benchmark Takes Stake in Tinder in Exchange for Matt Cohler Joining Board  —  In an unusual investment configuration, Silicon Valley venture firm Benchmark …
Oct 28, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
IHS: iPad Air 2 costs $275 to $358 to build, implied profit margin of 45% to 57%   —  Apple's Latest iPad Costs About the Same as the First but With Slightly Lower Profits  —  Apple's iPad Air 2 costs roughly the same to build as the iPad Air, with profit margins slightly lower than its predecessor …
Oct 28, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / Re/code:
YouTube's Wojcicki says they're considering paid ad-free subscriptions, reaffirms a music service is on the way   —  Susan Wojcicki Wants to Sell You YouTube Video Subscriptions (Video)  —  YouTube is in the early stages of exploring new subscription services, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki …
Oct 28, 2014, 4:03 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Jack Ma and Tim Cook to talk this week on potential Alipay, Apple Pay partnership   —  Alibaba's Jack Ma “Very Interested” in Possible Apple Partnership  —  Jack Ma, co-founder and chairman of Alibaba and China's richest man, is interested in partnering Alipay with Apple's new mobile payments system, Apple Pay.
Oct 28, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / Re/code:
Fitbit joins smartwatch race with Surge “Fitness Super Watch”, replaces recalled Fitbit Force   —  Fitbit Joins the Smartwatch Race, and Replaces the Rash-y Force With a New Wristband  —  After complaints emerged last February that the Fitbit Force was causing skin rashes for some wearers …
Oct 27, 2014, 12:00 PMIn context
Re/code:
Larry Page reorgs staff, transfers leadership of core Google products to Sundar Pichai   —  Exclusive: Google CEO Larry Page Reorgs Staff, Anoints Sundar Pichai as New Product Czar  —  In a significant reorganization of Google management, CEO Larry Page is transferring leadership …
Oct 24, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
Liz Gannes / Re/code:
Nest Acquires Home Automation Hub Revolv, but Will Stop Selling It   —  Nest today said it had acquired Revolv, the smart-home automation device maker, for its developer platform.  —  The deal closed this morning with undisclosed terms.  It wasn't about adding the Revolv home automation hub …
Oct 24, 2014, 3:12 PMIn context

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