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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn Beats The Street In Q2 On Sales Of $534M, EPS Of $0.51   —  With social networks Facebook and Twitter handily beating analyst estimates for Q2 earnings, LinkedIn today reported its Q2 results and showed that rising tides are lifting its boat, too.  Revenue for the second quarter …
Jul 31, 2014, 4:25 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Apple Secretly Acquired “Pandora For Books” Startup BookLamp To Battle Amazon   —  TechCrunch has learned that Apple has made another acquisition, one that it is using to boost its e-books effort and “beat Amazon at its own game.”  It has bought BookLamp, a startup based out of Boise, Idaho …
Jul 25, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Dropbox Gets Down To Business, Adds More Sharing Features And Search For Enterprises   —  Dropbox, now at 300 million users globally, says that there are 4 million businesses today using its cloud-based platform to store, distribute and share documents.  But of those, only around 80,000 …
Jul 23, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
For Its First Google Glass Effort, EBay Adapts Its RedLaser Product Finder App   —  Back in March 2013, eBay said it would start to work on applications for Google Glass — the idea being that the Android-powered, head-mounted computer could help consumers shop for things online and in the real world …
Jul 23, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Apple Faces Class-Action Lawsuit In California Over Alleged Labor Violations Affecting 20K Employees   —  While Apple today reported its quarterly earnings, another group seized the moment to push out another bit of Apple-related news.  The company is being sued in a class-action suit …
Jul 22, 2014, 7:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Source: Yahoo is paying $200M-$300M for Flurry   —  Yahoo Buys Mobile Analytics Firm Flurry For North Of $200M  —  Yahoo has made no secret of its ambitions and advances in mobile, earlier this month reporting 450 million monthly active users and search and display mobile ad revenues growing 100%.
Jul 21, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
BlackBerry Names New COO, Marty Beard, ex-CEO Of Enterprise Cloud Startup LiveOps   —  On the heels of news that Apple would be significantly ramping up its mobile enterprise push in a partnership with IBM, BlackBerry is also looking to step up its game.  Today, the company announced that it is appointing a new COO, Marty Beard.
Jul 21, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Relcy Is Building A PageRank-Style Mobile App Search Engine With $9M From Khosla And Sequoia   —  As our connected world becomes more focused around mobile devices, we are increasingly app-centric, eschewing the wider mobile Internet in favor of individual, native programs that fulfill specific purposes.
Jul 18, 2014, 12:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
BlackBerry Shares Drop More Than 10% In Trading In Wake Of Apple/IBM Deal   —  The new partnership between IBM and Apple may be a wake up call for Google and companies building Android-based handsets and services targeting enterprise users.  But for BlackBerry, it may be more of an alarm bell.
Jul 16, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Facebook Pilots Free WiFi For Students' Homes In The Backyard Of Its NC Data Center   —  Just as the FCC has approved a plan to invest $2 billion into U.S. schools to improve WiFi, Facebook is taking a step to improve WiFi for students in their homes.  Today the company is announcing a pilot …
Jul 15, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context

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