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Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
FreshBooks announces $29 card reader for in-store payments; merchants to be charged 2.7% per transaction plus CC fee, slightly more than Square's rates   —  FreshBooks takes on Square with $30 card reader that connects in-store payments with accountancy software
Dec 2, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / Business Insider:
Fiverr raises $60 million and removes $5 minimum charge to help lure freelancers online   —  See Also  —  Fiverra microtask marketplace for people to buy and sell just about any type of service, has raised $60 million in funding to “aggressively attract the vast majority of freelancers who still operate offline,” the company said.
Nov 11, 2015, 4:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Bluetooth will improve in 2016 with up to 4x range, 100% boost in speed, mesh networking support, says Bluetooth Special Interest Group   —  IoT drives the Bluetooth roadmap: Faster, bigger range, and mesh networking support in 2016  —  With the rise of ubiquitous computing and the burgeoning Internet …
Nov 11, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Samsung Pay officially arrives for Verizon customers in the U.S.   —  Almost one month after launch, Samsung Pay has officially arrived for Verizon customers in the U.S.  —  Thus far, Samsung Pay has only been available to Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, and the Galaxy Note 5 on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and U.S. Cellular.
Oct 21, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Uber drivers to receive AMBER alerts for missing children across the U.S.   —  Uber is the latest tech company to introduce AMBER alerts to help find missing children.  —  A product of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC), AMBER alerts, which have been used in the U.S. since 1996 …
Oct 14, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
PHP pioneers Zend Technologies acquired by Rogue Wave Software   —  Rogue Wave Software, a Colorado-based provider of cross-platform software development tools, has acquired PHP app-development and deployment company Zend Technologies.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Oct 7, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Netflix and Virgin America to offer free in-flight WiFi for movies and shows on select flights through March 2, 2016   —  Netflix partners with Virgin America to offer free in-flight Wi-Fi for movies and TV shows  —  With more and more video-streaming companies offering downloads for offline access …
Sep 29, 2015, 9:10 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
P2P lending platform Prosper Marketplace acquires personal finance-tracking startup BillGuard for $30M+   —  BillGuard, the crowdsourced security app for personal finance, has been acquired by peer-to-peer lending giant Prosper Marketplace.  —  While the full value of the deal has not been revealed …
Sep 24, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Microsoft confirms Office 2016 is rolling out on September 22   —  We knew it was coming, but Microsoft has now officially confirmed that Office 2016 for Windows will be “broadly available” from September 22.  —  The full public launch comes after many months of iteration …
Sep 10, 2015, 10:00 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Pandora's new ad-free Internet radio pass costs $1 for 24 hours, launches September 10   —  Pandora has officially announced its new day-pass subscription, six months after first teasing its plans.  —  The Internet radio service, which is available in the U.S., Australia, and New Zealand …
Sep 8, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context

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