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Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Sony Posts $1B Profit For Q3 2015 But Feels Pinch From Slowing Mobile Market   —  Another quarter of promise for Sony.  The Japanese tech giant just released its Q3 2015 financial results, posting net income of 120.1 billion JPY ($1 billion) on total revenue of 2,580.8 billion JPY ($21.5 billion) …
Jan 29, 2016, 2:05 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
The Tor Project Raised Over $200,000 From Its First Crowdfunding Campaign   —  In the quest to lessen its reliance on grants from the U.S. government, the Tor Project began its first crowdfunding campaign back in November.  That initial funding drive is now over with the organization announcing …
Jan 22, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Amnesty International report alleges 16 companies including Apple, Samsung, Microsoft source cobalt from mines which employ child labor   —  Apple, Microsoft, Samsung And Other Tech Firms Implicated In Child Labor Report  —  Apple, Samsung and Microsoft are among a host of tech companies …
Jan 19, 2016, 11:55 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
China's e-commerce giant JD.com's subsidiary JD Finance raises $1.01B at $7.1B post-money valuation led by Sequoia China   —  JD.com's Financial Services Arm Lands $1B Led By Sequoia China At $7.1B Valuation  —  Alibaba isn't the only e-commerce service in China with a financial services arm capable …
Jan 18, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Xiaomi Confirms It Sold “Over 70M” Phones In 2015, Falling Short Of 80M Target   —  China's Xiaomi has finally revealed how many smartphones in sold last year.  Kinda.  The company said in a statement today that it sold “over 70 million” devices in 2015.  That's a 15 percent jump …
Jan 14, 2016, 11:25 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Facebook's ‘Mentions’ App For Celebrities And Other Verified Users Comes To Android   —  News just in that's strictly for the one-percenters among us: Facebook Mentions, the service for verified users of the global social network, is now available for users with Android devices.
Jan 13, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Rocket Internet-Backed Easy Taxi Confirms Asia Exit, Doubles Down On Latin America   —  Easy Taxi, the Uber and GrabTaxi rival backed by Rocket Internet and among other investors, has confirmed that it has exited Asia in order to focus on the ride on-demand market in its native South America.
Jan 10, 2016, 2:40 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Chinese Travel Booking Giant Ctrip Invests $180M In India's MakeMyTrip   —  Ctrip, the Chinese travel booking site valued at over $10 billion, has taken a big step in India after it agreed to invest $180 million in MakeMyTrip, a fellow booking service that covers flights, hotels and bus ticketing in the South Asian country.
Jan 10, 2016, 5:15 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Tango, the faltering messaging app unicorn, gets a new CEO in co-founder and former CTO, Eric Setton   —  Faltering Messaging App Unicorn Tango Gets A New CEO To Turn Things Around  —  Fresh from laying off 9 percent of its 200 staff and closing down its e-commerce service at the end of 2015 …
Jan 6, 2016, 5:45 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Evernote's Exits Continue As VPs Of Partnerships And Brand Both Move On   —  Evernote is a company very much in transition, and that's highlighted by the exit of couple of notable vice presidents at the company.  Vice President of Partnerships Alex Pachikov, a nine-year veteran at the company …
Dec 23, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context

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