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TechCrunch:
AOL's MapQuest Inks UI Deal With Mapbox As It Prepares To Overhaul The Product   —  AOL, which is in the process of getting acquired by Verizon for $4.4 billion, says it has no plans to divest itself of its content operations (which include TechCrunch) as part of that deal.  But it's not leaving them on autopilot, either.
May 24, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
PayPal To List On Nasdaq Under PYPL Ticker After eBay Spinoff   —  Payments company PayPal is inching closer to spinning off from its marketplace parent eBay.  Today its designated CEO, Dan Schulman, announced that it plans to list on Nasdaq and use PYPL as its ticker — the original ticker it used before eBay acquired it in 2002.
May 14, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
To-Do App Wunderlist Debuts An API, Early Integrations Of Slack, Sunrise, HipChat And More   —  Wunderlist, the to-do app based out of Berlin, is now approaching 13 million free and paid accounts.  And today it is adding a new feature that it hopes will make the app a lot more useful and more used …
May 14, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
As Acquisition Rumors Swirl, Free Mobile Service FreedomPop Goes Live In The UK   —  FreedomPop, the mobile carrier that gives away mobile, data and text services and upsells users on other services, is today announcing its first international launch outside of the U.S. The company is opening …
May 12, 2015, 6:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Internal memo from AOL CEO Tim Armstrong on Verizon takeover   —  In Big Content Push, Verizon Buys AOL For $4.4B [Internal Memo From AOL CEO Tim Armstrong]  —  So this just happened.  AOL, owner of TechCrunch, is getting acquired: U.S. carrier Verizon said in a statement that it is buying …
May 12, 2015, 7:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
“Who's Viewed Your Posts?”  LinkedIn Adds Analytics To Its Publishing Platform   —  LinkedIn, the social network for the working world, has been on a mission to add different services to its platform to expand the ways that people use it beyond looking for jobs and basic networking.
May 9, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
AOL Q1 Beats With $625.1M In Sales, EPS Of $0.34 On Back Of Ad Growth   —  Amid a challenging market for tech stocks this quarter, AOL today reported its most recent earnings.  For the quarter that ended March 31, the company posted revenues of $625.1 million and adjusted earnings per share of $0.34.
May 8, 2015, 11:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Encrypted Chat App Wickr Creates New Non-Profit Arm, Nico Sell Steps Down As CEO To Lead It   —  Some big changes ahead for Wickr, a messaging app that emerged in the wake of the NSA private data leaks to offer consumers an encrypted, more secure alternative to mainstream services like Facebook.
May 6, 2015, 1:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Elance-oDesk Rebrands As Upwork, Debuts Slack-Like Chat Platform   —  A new chapter starts today for Elance-oDesk, a platform where 4 million businesses connect with 10 million knowledge worker freelancers to fill contract jobs.  More than a year after the two competitors merged to form …
May 5, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey's Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M   —  Delivery Hero, the billion-dollar takeout food service based out of Berlin, is making another big acquisition as it continues to scale up its business worldwide.  It's buying Turkey's Yemeksepeti for $589 million …
May 5, 2015, 9:15 AMIn context

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