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Matthew Boyle / Bloomberg:
CIRP: Amazon US Prime membership growth slows, up 8% over the past 12 months to 97M, as members spent $1,400/year on average, versus $600 for non-Prime users   —  - Walmart has tried to blunt the appeal of Prime membership  — Prime members still spend heavily, $1,400 per year on average
Oct 16, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Robinhood made more than 40 percent of its revenue earlier this year from selling its customers' orders to high-frequency trading firms   —  Robinhood Markets Inc. has built a reputation on its origins in finance counterculture and a steal-from-the-rich ethos.
Oct 15, 2018, 3:45 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
In an Aug. 31 response to six US senators, Sundar Pichai says that while Google was always interested in expanding in China, it is too early to provide details   —  - Google CEO says too early to give detailed response to Senate  — Sundar Pichai is slated to speak at Congress later this year
Oct 12, 2018, 9:20 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Memo: ahead of meeting next week, the UK, Netherlands, Estonia, and other countries push for the EU to introduce sanctions for those who carry out cyberattacks   —  - Memo sent to EU countries ahead of leaders' summit next week  — Push comes after cyber-related attacks by Russia, China
Oct 12, 2018, 1:30 AMIn context
Olga Kharif / Bloomberg:
Study: Bitcoin daily transactions fell from ~360K in late 2017 to ~230K in Sept. 2018; transaction values fell from $3.7B+ to below $670M in the same period   —  - Declining daily transaction volume, values seen as negative  — Quarter-over-quarter transactions are seen plummeting again
Oct 11, 2018, 11:40 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Lime submits application to San Francisco city attorney to delay rollout of the city's scooter pilot program, to which Lime says it was unfairly denied a permit   —  - Startup will attempt to delay SF's planned scooter rollout  — Dispute underscores the industry's multi-billion dollar stakes
Oct 11, 2018, 5:55 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Bumble co-founder says the dating company is in “deep discussions with banks” about an IPO on Nasdaq after 2018 and expects up to $400M in revenue this year   —  - Group owns Badoo, the world's largest mobile-based dating app  — 'We're better than Match,' says Badoo founder Andrey Andreev
Oct 11, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context
Julie Verhage / Bloomberg:
Tribe Capital data: US customers trading on Coinbase dropped 80% from December 2017 through September 2018, as cryptocurrencies experienced sharp declines   —  Buy and hodl—that's been the mantra of cryptocurrency investors since a devotee first made the typo in a Bitcoin forum in 2013.
Oct 11, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Alipay and Tencent say hackers used stolen Apple IDs to access some customer accounts and steal unknown sums of money; Alipay says Apple hasn't fixed the issue   —  - China's top digital wallet didn't say how much was stolen  — Ant Financial and Tencent are working with Apple on the case
Oct 11, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources: after disappointing sales, Andy Rubin's Essential is building a new phone with a small screen that will mostly rely on voice commands   —  - Mobile device would conduct tasks itself or via voice control  — Startup pauses work on home speaker to focus on new gadget
Oct 10, 2018, 7:00 AMIn context

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