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Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Facebook adds Spotify integration to Messenger so users can share songs and playlists   —  Spotify becomes first music platform to integrate with Facebook Messenger  —  Music has arrived on Messenger.  —  Facebook announced today that its mobile messaging platform now integrates with Spotify.
Mar 3, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
John Cook / GeekWire:
Cheezburger sold to undisclosed, newly formed overseas private media company; CEO Scott Moore to continue running the site   —  Cheezburger online comedy sites sold to unnamed buyer in acquisition of startup that made funny cat pictures famous  —  I can has acquisition?
Feb 22, 2016, 5:55 PMIn context
James Risley / GeekWire:
Former lead architect of Windows 95 announces Swipe, an open-source document creation platform for mobile   —  Windows 95 architect launches open-source, media-rich document creation platform for mobile devices … PowerPoint is fine for your business presentation, but getting your message across …
Feb 16, 2016, 11:05 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Zillow Group Q4 revenue up 7% YoY to $169.4M, net loss of $25.7M includes $8.1M for ongoing litigation with News Corp over Move Inc.   —  Zillow Group revenue up 7% to $169.4M, but News Corp suit cuts into profits, and shares dip 10% … Real estate media giant Zillow Group …
Feb 11, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
SEC filing shows Amazon board approves new $5B stock buyback program   —  Amazon board approves $5 billion stock buyback program … Amazon today announced that it plans to repurchase up to $5 billion in common stock.  —  The authorization on Wednesday replaces a $2 billion buyback program that Amazon's board approved in 2010.
Feb 10, 2016, 6:20 PMIn context
Madeline Vuong / GeekWire:
Data wrangling firm Trifacta raises $35M from Accel, Greylock, Ignition, and Cathay   —  Ignition participates in $35M investment in ‘data wrangling’ company Trifacta … Ignition Partners, the Seattle-based venture capital firm known for its enterprise technology investments …
Feb 9, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Amazon Prime memberships grew 51% worldwide in 2015; 47% in U.S. … Amazon is growing its Prime membership program faster than analysts expected.  —  In its quarterly earnings report posted today, the Seattle tech giant noted that paid Prime memberships around the world increased by 51 percent in 2015 …
Jan 28, 2016, 6:50 PMIn context
Greg Sandoval / GeekWire:
Amazon Prime's US membership grew 35% to 54 million in 2015, research group says … Amazon's sales pitch to consumers about the benefits of the company's Prime program continues to resonate, research suggests.  —  In a report released Monday, Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) …
Jan 26, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Amazon tests selling Kindle gift cards for individual ebooks at Bartell Drugs stores in Washington state   —  Amazon's other physical retail test: A mini bookstore for Kindle ebooks … It only takes up a couple square feet, a small fraction of the size of Amazon's first real bookstore in Seattle …
Jan 25, 2016, 11:00 PMIn context
James Risley / GeekWire:
Amazon brings personalized sports updates, movie theater details to Echo … Updates to Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant are coming in thick and fast, with Jeopardy! showing up on the Echo smart speaker last week and the ability to start your car coming in the future.
Jan 22, 2016, 11:10 PMIn context

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