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Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Cloud-based collaboration and work management platform Smartsheet closes up 30% on its first day of trading after raising $150M in its IPO at $1.48B valuation   —  - Shares closed at $19.55 after debuting at $18.40, more than 20 percent above the price of shares it sold in its initial public offering.
Apr 27, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / CNBC:
Amazon's “other” sales, mostly comprised of its advertising revenue, jumped 139% to $2.03B in Q1, the first time sales have surpassed $2B   —  - Amazon's quarterly advertising sales surpassed $2 billion for the first time in the first quarter.  — Amazon doesn't break …
Apr 26, 2018, 8:20 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
AWS accounted for ~11% of Amazon's Q1 revenue at $5.44B, up 49% YoY, vs. $5.26B est., with $1.4B in operating income, or 73% of Amazon's total operating income   —  Amazon's cloud business exceeded analyst estimates, with revenue climbing 49 percent in the first quarter.
Apr 26, 2018, 4:48 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
Square acquires website builder Weebly in $365M cash and stock deal, says it will give small business customers a way to easily build sites and online stores   —  - Square announced an agreement on Thursday to buy website-building company Weebly for $365 million.
Apr 26, 2018, 4:18 PMIn context
Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
London-based payments startup Revolut raises $250M led by DST Global, bringing its valuation to $1.7B, says it has 250K daily active users   —  - DST Global, a company that was an early investor in Facebook and Spotify, led the funding round, which included other venture capital firms Index Ventures and Ribbit Capital.
Apr 26, 2018, 1:45 AMIn context
Chloe Aiello / CNBC:
Qualcomm reports Q2 revenue of $5.23B, up 5% YoY, vs $5.19B est., as operating income fell to $400M, down 40% YoY, amid ongoing dispute with Apple and partners   —  - Qualcomm has been under pressure following a high profile fight to resist takeover efforts from rival Broadcom.
Apr 25, 2018, 4:31 PMIn context
Ari Levy / CNBC:
Mixpanel co-founder Suhail Doshi hands over CEO role to Amir Movafaghi, a former Twitter executive, as he steps back and becomes chairman of board   —  - Suhail Doshi co-founded Mixpanel when he was 20, and seven years later he was running a company worth close to $1 billion.
Apr 24, 2018, 2:11 PMIn context
Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
Middle East Uber rival Careem says data of 14 million drivers and riders stolen in cyberattack   — Careem, the Middle East rival to Uber, had the data of its 14 million customers and drivers stolen in a cyberattack, the company said on Monday.  —  Careem, the Middle East rival to Uber …
Apr 23, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Eugene Kim / CNBC:
Jeff Bezos says Prime has 100M+ members worldwide in his annual shareholder letter, the first time Prime membership numbers have been shared by Amazon   —  Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has released his latest annual shareholder letter.  —  In the letter, Bezos stressed the importance of having high standards in running a business.
Apr 18, 2018, 5:22 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
IBM reports Q1 revenue of $19.1B, up 5% YoY, vs $18.84B estimated, its second consecutive quarter of increasing revenue after a five-year drought   —  IBM stock fell more than 5 percent after the company reported better-than-expected earnings for the first quarter on Tuesday.
Apr 17, 2018, 4:45 PMIn context

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