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Financial Times:
Amazon to roll out its Prime subscription service in Australia for A$59/year, ahead of a policy change that restricts Australian shoppers to its Australian site   —  Amazon is rolling out its Prime subscription service in Australia just weeks ahead of a policy change that will block customers …
Jun 18, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
Jonathan Eley / Financial Times:
UK's Dixons Carphone reports breach affecting 5.9M credit cards and 1.2M records with personal info, says only 105K non-EU cards without chip & PIN compromised   —  Dixons Carphone, the electricals and mobile phone retailer, on Wednesday disclosed an “attempt to compromise” …
Jun 17, 2018, 9:00 PMIn context
Peter Wells / Financial Times:
Adobe beats with record quarterly revenue of $2.2B vs. $2.16B est. in Q2, up 24% YoY, subscription revenues up 30% YoY, and net income of $663.2M, up 77% YoY   —  Adobe Systems sailed past earnings expectations and reported record revenue in its second quarter, with particularly quick sales growth in its cloud business.
Jun 14, 2018, 6:05 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Chainalysis: long-term investors sold ~$30B worth of bitcoins from November to April as ratio of bitcoins held by investors vs traders fell from ~3x to ~1.2x   —  On the final day in his insurance job last week after 14 years in the sector, Donnie wore a T-shirt emblazoned with a rocket logo …
Jun 9, 2018, 9:15 PMIn context
Martin Arnold / Financial Times:
How Swift, a decades old bank co-op which handles half of the world's cross-border payments, is trying to fend off a challenge from blockchain startup Ripple   —  A rivalry is raging that looks set to decide how cross-border payments are handled for decades to come.
Jun 9, 2018, 6:05 PMIn context
Yuan Yang / Financial Times:
Baidu says its video streaming service iQiyi saw video uploads increase 20x from 2014 to 2017, but with machine learning, censorship staff only doubled to 500   —  The rise of artificial intelligence is threatening jobs in many traditional sectors, from truck driving to banking …
May 28, 2018, 9:25 AMIn context
Financial Times:
After EU's €2.4B fine for Google anti-trust abuses in shopping search results, Yelp files complaint with EU over similar alleged abuses with Google Local Search   —  Yelp has filed a complaint with the EU's antitrust watchdog against Google, arguing that the search company has abused …
May 22, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Mehreen Khan / Financial Times:
Majority of European Parliament members are pushing to live stream Mark Zuckerberg's testimony, due to be given in a private session on Tuesday   —  MEPs have revolted against plans for Mark Zuckerberg to attend a closed-door grilling in the European Parliament next week, demanding that the meeting be live-streamed on the internet.
May 19, 2018, 9:05 PMIn context
Alan Beattie / Financial Times:
A look at data protectionism and how it impacts global trade, as governments seek localized data and activists fight for privacy   —  Scania is well used to its vehicles being delayed at border crossings by officious customs officers and laborious paperwork.
May 15, 2018, 4:35 AMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
How Eventbrite, a major ticketing and event management platform, grew its business through many acquisitions, including last year's $200M Ticketfly acquisition   —  Julia Hartz knows that when you buy companies, you buy people.  Founders must be kept, employees embraced and customers comforted.
May 14, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Testing a datacenter under the sea  —  Envisioned to be resilient and self-sustainable, Project Natick enters a new research phase off the Scottish coast.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
It's go time for Go Zoho!  —  It's not often that you hear of a tech company taking a vintage Airstream trailer on the road to help users in their own neighborhood.  Then again, Zoho's no ordinary tech company.