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Reuters:
PayPal will increase US sellers' costs to 3.49% plus $0.49 per transaction on its payment products starting Aug. 2, up from 2.9% plus $0.30 on most transactions   —  NEW YORK (Reuters) -PayPal Holdings Inc will lift merchant costs for its branded payment products while cutting those for behind …
Jun 18, 2021, 10:47 PMIn context
Ashley Lampard / Rest of World:
A look at the rise and fall of Phan Huynh Anh Khoa, aka “The King of Squirrels”, who used Facebook to become one of Vietnam's most notorious wildlife traders   —  Phan Huynh Anh Khoa capitalized on Vietnam's digital development — and Facebook's negligence — to build a wildlife trading empire.
Jun 16, 2021, 2:55 AMIn context
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:
In a letter to SEC chair, Alphabet, Amazon, Facebook, Intel, and others urge SEC to require mandatory disclosures on climate-related matters to shareholders   —  - A group of seven tech companies urged the Securities and Exchange Commission to require businesses to regularly disclose climate-related matters to their shareholders.
Jun 14, 2021, 10:30 AMIn context
Katie Jennings / Forbes:
CB Insights: VCs invested $1.5B into mental health startups in 2020, a record high, and 5.5x the funding invested in the space in 2016   —  I am a staff writer covering healthcare.  Email me at kjennings@forbes.com.  —  Investors poured $1.5 billion into the market in 2020 …
Jun 13, 2021, 8:05 AMIn context
Kevin Beaumont / DoublePulsar:
Jun 12, 2021, 2:25 AMIn context
Chris O'Brien / VentureBeat:
Tel Aviv-based Komodor, which helps businesses troubleshoot Kubernetes deployments faster, comes out of stealth and raises $21M Series A led by Accel   —  Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021.  —  The good news about Kubernetes and microservices …
Jun 10, 2021, 10:40 PMIn context
Devindra Hardawar / Engadget:
Nvidia RTX 3070 Ti review: much faster than the 2070 Super, better memory performance than the 3070, but runs hotter than 3070 and faster 3080 is only $100 more   —  In one of my grand fantasies, a world where video cards actually cost as much as their retail prices,  —  NVIDIA's RTX 3070 was an absolute steal.
Jun 9, 2021, 9:50 AMIn context
Amy Feldman / Forbes:
In 2019, the number of foreign-born entrepreneurs in the US declined by 4,400, the only yearly drop since 2000, thanks to US' convoluted immigration policies   —  America's convoluted and highly politicized immigration system puts roadblocks in the way of foreign-born founders.
Jun 5, 2021, 11:40 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / VICE:
Inside the Chicken Drumstick video game cheating empire, which made ~$77M from selling cheats for PUBG Mobile before Chinese police and Tencent busted the ring   —  The cheat-making group known as “Chicken Drumstick” made more than $70 million selling cheats for PUBG Mobile.  This is the story of its rise and fall.
Jun 1, 2021, 2:40 PMIn context
Matt Stoller / BIG:
Via Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, and its Buy Box algorithm, Amazon forces third party Marketplace sellers to keep prices high for consumers across the web   —  A new antitrust case shows that Prime inflates prices across the board, using the false promise of ‘free shipping’ that is anything but free.
May 30, 2021, 6:35 PMIn context

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