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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Alphabet names John Hennessy as chairman, after Eric Schmidt's departure last year; Google's traffic acquisition costs to distributors reaches 24% of ad revenue   —  Google parent company Alphabet's big run over the past few months came to a screeching halt today after it came …
Feb 1, 2018, 4:27 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Slack updates screen sharing feature to allow collaborative editing, marking up of docs, more and says Screenhero to be shuttered in December   —  As Slack moves more and more into trying to become a go-to tool for workplace collaboration — especially in the face of competition from Atlassian …
Oct 25, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
MongoDB prices IPO above range at $24, may raise up to $220.8M at a valuation of about $1.2B   —  MongoDB has finished up what is essentially the final step in going public, pricing its IPO at $24and raising $192 million in the process.  —  The company will debut on the public markets tomorrow …
Oct 18, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Blue Apron to lay off 6%, or more than 250 employees after going public earlier this year   —  As Blue Apron approaches its next earnings report in a couple of weeks, the company said Wednesday that it is laying off 6 percent of its staff as part of “a company-wide realignment of personnel to support its strategic priorities.”
Oct 18, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
eBay narrowly beats Q3 estimates with $2.4B revenue, up 9% YoY, as GMV rises 8% YoY to $21.7B; StubHub revenue reaches $275M, up 5% YoY   —  eBay is not having a great afternoon after posting a pretty ho-hum third quarter that fit roughly in line with analyst estimates, but perhaps not seeing …
Oct 18, 2017, 4:44 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Sourcegraph raises $20M Series A led by Redpoint Ventures along with Goldcrest Capital for its semantic code search and cross-reference engine   —  Quinn Slack thinks we're close to the future that Back to the Future II promised back in the '80s — flying cars, artificial intelligence …
Oct 6, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
SEC: MongoDB files for IPO, reports loss of $45.8M on revenue of ~$68M in 6 months ending July 31   —  MongoDB, a database software company based in New York, has filed to go public with the Securities and Exchange Commission as it continues to burn a ton of cash despite its revenue almost doubling year-over-year.
Sep 21, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Zenefits ends insurance brokerage business, will sell its software to existing insurance brokers like OneDigital instead of giving it away   —  Zenefits co-founder Parker Conrad was shown the door in February last year, paving the way for then-COO David Sacks to take over the company and try to turn it around.
Sep 21, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Salesforce beats estimates with Q2 revenue of $2.56B, up 26% YoY, on track to hit its $10B annual revenue run rate target   —  Earlier this year it looked as though Salesforce was starting to position itself as a company that would hit $10 billion in annual revenue run rate later this year …
Aug 22, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Report: former Uber CEO Kalanick asked current employees if they'd support him in a possible return; execs have asked board members to not contact employees   —  Just under two months after resigning from Uber, former CEO Travis Kalanick has reportedly asked some former colleagues …
Aug 5, 2017, 11:05 PMIn context

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