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Rani Molla / Recode:
Mary Meeker's annual internet trends: e-commerce sales grow, time online rises, and smartphone shipments stagnate as average selling price drops   —  Here's a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in Silicon Valley.  —  It's that time of year again, when Mary Meeker unloads …
May 30, 2018, 1:08 PMIn context
Edmund Lee / Recode:
James Murdoch says ~50% of Hulu's 20M subscribers opt for the $11.99/month ad-free plan, instead of the $7.99/month plan with commercials   —  But does he think Facebook could one day offer an ads-free version?  Maybe not.  —  Hulu has three principal owners at the moment, including 21st Century Fox …
May 30, 2018, 10:20 AMIn context
Recode:
Survey: 19% of Amazon professional merchants, third-party sellers who sell 40+ items/month and pay a subscription fee, had $1M+ in sales, up from 10% in 2017   —  Nineteen percent of these merchants grossed more than $1 million in sales, up from 10 percent last year.
May 27, 2018, 2:55 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Amazon says the Echo that recorded a private discussion interpreted background conversation as action confirmation, leading to recording and sending to contact   —  A couple says their device secretly recorded a private conversation of theirs and sent it to an acquaintance.
May 24, 2018, 7:30 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Uber reports $2.6B in Q1 2018 revenue and a profit of $2.5B due to $2.9B received from merging its Russia and Southeast Asia businesses with local competitors   —  The company saw $2.5 billion in profits on $2.6 billion in revenue in the first quarter of 2018.
May 23, 2018, 4:45 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Snap launches a seed accelerator, called Yellow, that will invest $150K in 10 different media startups and creators starting this fall   —  Snap's executives, including CEO Evan Spiegel, will help the program's founders.  —  Snap wants to find the next big media business …
May 23, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Sources: Walmart has quietly launched Jetblack, members-only personal shopping and concierge service, now in beta in Manhattan   —  The initiative, led by Rent the Runway's co-founder Jenny Fleiss, is being tested in Manhattan.  —  Code Eight, a stealthy personal-shopping startup incubated inside …
May 18, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
YouTube launching a paid version of YouTube Music next week at $10/month; YouTube Red being replaced by YouTube Premium at $12/month   —  YouTube Music is launching Tuesday, and YouTube Red is going away.  It's being replaced by YouTube Premium, and it will cost extra.
May 16, 2018, 10:02 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Recode:
Circle raises another $110M in round led by Bitmain, pushing its valuation up to almost $3B, says it's launching USD Coin, a new product tied to US dollar value   —  The company is also launching a new “USD Coin” tied to the value of the U.S. dollar.  —  Circle, a cryptocurrency startup led …
May 15, 2018, 3:48 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Coinbase wants to serve big Wall Street investors so it's offering a service for the safekeeping of cryptocurrencies   —  Another indication that the finance industry and the crypto community could use each other's help.  —  The cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is making its long-awaited play …
May 15, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context

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