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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yelp Buys Cityvox To Build Out Restaurant And Nightlife Reviews In France   —  Yelp continues with its march across Europe to build up its reach in local listings in the region.  Today, the company announced the acquisition of Cityvox, a reviews site in France that focuses on restaurants and nightlife and …
Oct 28, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
UK's New Call Telecom buys 70% stake in Nimbuzz for $175M   —  Messaging App Nimbuzz Goes To UK's New Call In $250M Deal  —  Yet more consolidation in the messaging app business: Nimbuzz, an early mover in messaging that currently has 200 million+ users with a large number of those in India, has been majority acquired by New Call.
Oct 28, 2014, 7:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Twitter's Next Targets For Monetization Are Logged-Out And Casual Visitors   —  Twitter reported 284 million average monthly active users in its Q3 earnings today, but with growth down over the last month, the company diverted attention away from MAUs during its call by focusing on another …
Oct 27, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Deezer Buys Stitcher, Adds 35K Talk Radio Shows And Podcasts To Its Music Platform   —  Deezer, the Paris-based music streaming service that competes against the likes of Spotify and Rdio, is switching up its game in the battle for more differentiation, more users and a higher profile in the U.S …
Oct 24, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google's DeepMind Acqui-Hires Two AI Teams In The UK, Partners With Oxford   —  Earlier this year Google acquired DeepMind in the UK to expand the work that it is doing in artificial intelligence, and today the company announced that it is making some more significant moves to build this out even further.
Oct 23, 2014, 7:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Verizon Leads Flint Mobile's $9.4M Round As Payment Service Comes To The Web   —  Flint Mobile, a point-of-sale mobile payments solution originally built around snapping photos of your credit card instead of dongles or using other hardware to make payments, is today announcing …
Oct 22, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Groupon takes on Yelp with Pages: business listings with offers, news, reviews and more   —  Groupon Goes After Yelp And Google With Millions Of Individual Business Pages  —  Groupon today took one more step ahead in its bid to be a simple daily deals site, and more of a general go-to place …
Oct 22, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Beats In Q3 With Revenue Of $1.09B, EPS Of $0.52   —  With all eyes on what Yahoo will do with its $5 billion+ in Alibaba cash, Yahoo today reported its Q3 earnings after the close of trading, with sales of $1.09 billion excluding traffic acquisition costs and non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.52.
Oct 21, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Yahoo In Talks To Buy Video Ad Platform BrightRoll For Around $700M   —  Yahoo has been building up its video and video advertising content, and we have heard that it may make another key acquisition in the area to further raise its game.  The company is in talks to acquire BrightRoll …
Oct 20, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Gaming company Razer valued at $1B+ after new funding from Intel   —  Gaming Company Razer Is Now Valued At $1B+  —  Razer, the San Diego-based high-end gaming tech company, is on a roll.  In the wake of the latest models of its thin Blade gaming laptops, a partnership with Tencent in China …
Oct 17, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context

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