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Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Airbnb Friendly Building Program lets landlords share in the revenue tenants earn through home-sharing on Airbnb as well as set custom rules for doing so   —  A common story: An apartment tenant has a few short trips coming up, and decides to list their abode on home-sharing service Airbnb …
Sep 13, 2016, 3:35 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
CellSavers raises $15M Series A to expand its on-demand mobile device repair service   —  It finally happened: You cracked your new iPhone's screen—accidentally, of course.  Since your smartphone is effectively an extra appendage, you need to get it fixed as soon as possible.  —  And you do.
Aug 19, 2016, 11:00 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Uber launches UberCentral, a website for businesses to book and pay for multiple Uber rides   —  Transportation has long been a helpful extra service that businesses like hotels have used to enhance their customer experiences, and Uber wants a piece of that business.
Jul 28, 2016, 7:15 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
eBay to launch shipping supply store that sells branded boxes, envelopes, tape, more   —  EBay Will Sell Its Own Boxes to Kick Up Its Brand Awareness  —  EBay still sells billions of dollars in goods every year, but you wouldn't know it by checking out the average recycling bin filled with rival Amazon's cardboard boxes.
Apr 6, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Sidecar co-founder Jahan Khanna leaves General Motors and is joining Uber as the product lead of the Vehicle Solutions growth team   —  Exclusive: Sidecar Co-founder Leaves General Motors for Uber  —  In February, General Motors acquired the assets and talent behind ride-hailing startup Sidecar to help it develop its own car service.
Apr 1, 2016, 12:30 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Uber rolling out in-app customer service support globally, in place of its email method   —  Checking Your Uber Rating Or Getting Your Purse Back Just Got Much Easier  —  After years of forcing customers to use email to complain about anything, Uber is now committing to more updated technology.
Mar 31, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Fortune:
San Francisco-based online consignment startup, Threadflip, shuts down, to “partner” with Le Tote   —  Threadflip Suddenly Shuts Down, Will “Partner” with Le Tote  —  Threadflip, a San Francisco-based online consignment startup, will shut down as of midnight Wednesday night, the site told users today.
Jan 12, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Opendoor launches service for home buyers, enables them to browse listings, organize a site visit, even make an offer   —  Is this the future of shopping for a house?  —  Imagine selling your house almost as soon as you decide to list it, and for a fair price.
Jun 3, 2015, 9:00 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Online education marketplace Udemy raises $65 million for international expansion   —  Following Google's announcement last week of its new skill-based degrees in partnership with Udacity, the interest in online education continues.  On Tuesday, online course marketplace Udemy …
Jun 2, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
Acorns, the app that automatically invests your spare change, raises $23 million   —  Opening and managing an investment account can be intimidating for a lot of people, but what if a simple smartphone app could take care of it all for you?  —  Acorns, a eight-month old smartphone app built …
Apr 16, 2015, 12:55 AMIn context

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