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Amazon makes formal bid to buy 60% stake in Flipkart

In what looks like a real possibility of a Amazon Flipkart merger, US online retail giant Amazon has made a…

Facebook and Google, beware: Amazon is building a massive ad business

Amazon impressed Wall Street on Thursday with first quarter earnings that blew past analyst expectations. The majority of Amazon’s profits…

China ride-hailing giant Didi eyes purpose-built fleet as auto market shifts

China’s Didi Chuxing, already disrupting the global ride-hailing market and taking on U.S. rival Uber, has its sights set on…

Radius & Leadspace merge To Lead $50 Billion Data Intelligence Market

Radius and Leadspace, the two leaders in data intelligence for B2B sales and marketing, today announced that they are joining…

WYSIWYG website builder Weebly becomes part of Square

Square Inc., once known for the little white payment dongles used by small businesses, is deepening its online push with…

Valve acquires Firewatch developer, Campo Santo

Firewatch developer Campo Santo announced today that it’s joining Valve. A blog post from the team expanded on the deal. Campo Santo’s upcoming…

Amazon has more Prime members than the population of Germany

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has released his latest annual shareholder letter. In the letter, Bezos stressed the importance of having…

Adobe acquires voice app platform Sayspring

Adobe today announced it has acquired voice app maker Sayspring, a platform that lets users design, build, and prototype voice…

U.S. bans American companies from selling to Chinese phone maker ZTE

The U.S. action, first reported by Reuters (reut.rs/2H3p0Vl), could be devastating to ZTE since American companies are estimated to provide…
Software and Apps

Gmail will have a ‘Confidential Mode’

Gmail on the web is getting a big update in the coming weeks with a new design and features, but…