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Will another $100M help Spotify deflect competition from Microsoft & Apple?

Google Offers Up A Few More Details About The Chrome Web Store

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Perhaps the biggest story of day one at Google I/O was the announcement of the Chrome Web Store. This store is meant to highlight web apps while at the same time, providing a way for developers to better monetize them (if they choose to). But the store isn’t ready to...
Google Offers Up A Few More Details About The Chrome Web Store
Uber Sued for Consumer Fraud and Unlawful Practices by Chicago Taxi and Limo Companies

In An Effort To Connect Users' Online And Offline Identities, Airbnb Introduces Verified Identification

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People are still getting used to the idea of services like Airbnb, which connect guests who wish to stay in new places with hosts who have accommodations to share. But as a peer-to-peer marketplace for people’s homes, Airbnb’s success still relies on ensuring that its users trust one another. Today,...
In An Effort To Connect Users' Online And Offline Identities, Airbnb Introduces Verified Identification
Adobe passes one million Creative Cloud subscribers, rolls out collaborative tools
Cash for Chrome exploits: Google offers $2M in prizes for best hacks

Groupon rolls out its own Square competitor

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Are you tired of big companies lining up to take on Square? Well, the list officially got longer today with Groupon’s launch of Groupon Payments. This shouldn’t be a surprise —  we previously reported that Groupon was testing out the service. But it adds yet another competitor to a very...
Groupon rolls out its own Square competitor
Apple reportedly won' t release new TV product this year due to content negotiations

Apple's "iRadio" reportedly close to launch, yet labels still have to sign

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The "iRadio" rumor is back, and there are new details on how Apple hopes to generate more revenue for music studios than competing services. According to sources who spoke to CNET, Apple's rumored streaming service would offer users a quick way to buy songs through iTunes, "potentially boosting download...
Apple's "iRadio" reportedly close to launch, yet labels still have to sign

Spotify is a beast: 4M paying subscribers and growing

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Streaming music service Spotify has once again achieved a new milestone by reaching over 4 million paying subscribers, according to Chief Content Officer Ken Parks, who Parks talked about the premium subscription increase, as well as achieving more than 15 million total active Spotify users, at a Global Business...
Spotify is a beast: 4M paying subscribers and growing

Silvercar snags $11.5M to disrupt airport car rentals

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Okay, they got me. Silvercar is not a luxury car rental service, as I wrote when I discovered the stealthy startup in March. To my credit, my guess was based on a job description Silvercar had written to trick nosy people like me. Fortunately for everyone, what they’re building is...
Silvercar snags $11.5M to disrupt airport car rentals

Magine Is The Best Internet-Based Cable TV Service You Can't Use (Unless You Live In Sweden)

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Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Prime offer compelling alternatives to cable TV for those who don’t want to subscribe to regular cable. But what if you could subscribe to an Internet-based cable TV service that doesn’t need a set-top box, has a DVR-like catch-up TV feature and great search and still...
Magine Is The Best Internet-Based Cable TV Service You Can't Use (Unless You Live In Sweden)

RWW Recommends: The Best Mobile Payments App

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Mobile payments. The phrase has hit the popular conscious over the past several years as smartphones have permeated the lives of people around the world. Pay for anything you want without a plastic card, without cash, without your checkbook. Just use your smartphone to buy anything you want. There are...
RWW Recommends: The Best Mobile Payments App

Amazon already does mobile payments. Launching a Square challenger is simple logic

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The report from TechCrunch today says that Amazon is rumored to enter the mobile payments game, offering a competitor to Square and PayPal. While the move would surprise absolutely no one (even Amazon knows that mobile is the future of commerce) it seems a bit disingenuous to me to ignore...
Amazon already does mobile payments. Launching a Square challenger is simple logic
ShoeDazzle hits 10M members and steps out of its comfort zone

Music royalties fight continues #thecircuit

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Music royalties: The debate over music royalties is heating up as 125 musicians ranging from Rihanna to Billy Joel signed a letter to Congress asking lawmakers to oppose a Pandora-backed bill that would see Internet, cable and satellite radio services put under the same royalty-payment structure. Read full article...
Music royalties fight continues #thecircuit

RIM's Upfront Payment To Nokia In Patent Dispute Settlement Totals $65M

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RIM responded to Nokia’s request to have its devices removed from sale following a patent decision in the Finnish company’s favor by working out a settlement, and now we’re beginning to get a sense of the specific terms of said arrangement. AllThingsD has uncovered an SEC filing that details RIM’s...
RIM's Upfront Payment To Nokia In Patent Dispute Settlement Totals $65M
Valve's Steam Community Market could change how we pay for - and play - video games
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