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Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Amazon stops honoring partial refunds on items that drop in price after purchase, except TVs, amid entry of startups like Earny that track item prices   —  Except for TVs.  —  The company that prides itself on customer centricity may have just alienated some customers.
May 23, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
BigCommerce raises $30M led by GGV Capital to help retailers, merchants, and brands sell across marketplaces, bringing total raised to $155M over seven years   —  The Shopify competitor wants to move upmarket.  —  BigCommerce has raised $30 million in new funding, as investors continue …
May 10, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Jet.com starts selling fresh groceries in 875 zip codes in “pilot test”; deliveries may take up to two days and will be free for orders over $35   —  No delivery or subscription fees could be a differentiator.  —  At least one thing about Jet.com is certain …
May 10, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Pinterest confirms hire of about 15 people from mobile ad firm URX including CEO   —  Pinterest confirms ‘acqhire’ of mobile advertising startup URX  —  Pinterest has hired about 15 people from now-defunct mobile advertising startup URX, including its co-founder and CEO, the company announced today.
May 3, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Shopify announces partnership with Postmates, giving more than 21K small businesses a same-day delivery option   —  More than 21,000 small businesses can add same-day delivery through Postmates  —  For delivery startup Postmates to be effective long-term, its courier network needs to be busy all day, not just during peak meal times.
May 3, 2016, 11:42 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Shopify announces Shopify Capital, a program that lets eligible merchants get cash advances, following in the footsteps of PayPal and Square   —  It feels like every tech company is offering cash advances.  Shopify is the latest.  —  If you're a tech company and you aren't getting …
Apr 27, 2016, 9:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Gilt co-founder Alexis Maybank launches Project September, a service with photos from users' Instagram feeds and camera rolls that users tag with buying leads   —  Gilt Groupe's co-founder has a new fashion app that lets you shop from Instagram photos  —  Alexis Maybank, Gilt Groupe's first CEO …
Apr 17, 2016, 9:55 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Sources: Apple Pay coming to mobile websites, will be available to Safari users on iPad and iPhone with Touch ID this year   —  Apple Pay Coming to Mobile Websites Before Holiday Shopping Season  —  Apple Pay is finally ready to move beyond apps.  —  Apple has been telling potential partners …
Mar 23, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Amazon files patent for a process allowing users to authenticate by performing an action or gesture while taking a selfie   —  Amazon Wants the Patent for Pay-By-Selfie  —  First, Amazon patented one-click purchasing buying.  Now it wants a patent for pay-by-selfie.
Mar 16, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Amazon releases its first ad-supported original show, season three of reality series The Fashion Fund, available on Amazon.com without a Prime subscription   —  Amazon Debuts Its First Original Show With Ads, Hinting at a New, Free Video Business  —  Amazon has spent billions to create …
Feb 26, 2016, 11:55 AMIn context

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