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Walmart Begins Testing Same-Day Delivery In Select Markets

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The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, is today announcing its plans to test a “same-day” delivery service in select markets called “Walmart To Go.” The program, beginning now, will run through the holiday season and will be available in Northern Virginia (outside D.C.), Philadelphia, Minneapolis, and San Jose/San Francisco. During the...
Walmart Begins Testing Same-Day Delivery In Select Markets

UPS Invests in Same-Day Delivery Service Shutl Ahead of U.S. Launch

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London-based Shutl, which aims to build a fast delivery service, has received $2 million from one of the biggest logistics companies of them all — UPS. UPS Shutl says it plans to use the cash to expand its engineering team, sign up new retail partners and prepare to launch in...
UPS Invests in Same-Day Delivery Service Shutl Ahead of U.S. Launch

If You Love Startups And Live In San Francisco, Vote Yes On Prop E

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San Francisco residents will be voting on Proposition E next week, an important measure aimed at eliminating the ridiculous payroll tax companies here pay and replacing it with a (slightly less evil) revenue tax. The net effect – an estimated increase in tax revenue for the city of around...
If You Love Startups And Live In San Francisco, Vote Yes On Prop E

eBay tests same-day delivery, upping ante vs. Amazon

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eBay is testing a new online service called eBay Now that promises same-day delivery from participating retailers, starting in San Francisco, with the potential to roll out to additional cities. The test by eBay comes after an Amazon.com executive recently doused speculation that the company has been positioning itself to...
eBay tests same-day delivery, upping ante vs. Amazon
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eBay Quietly Tests Local Same-Day Shipping Service in San Francisco

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E-commerce giant eBay began testing a same-day delivery service on Sunday, quietly sending out invitations to San Francisco residents. Dubbed “eBay Now,” the mobile app-based service allows city residents to order items $25 and above from local businesses, and have the purchases delivered directly to their homes on the same...
eBay Quietly Tests Local Same-Day Shipping Service in San Francisco

Dogpatch Labs Unveils New Brood

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Dogpatch Labs, the self-described “frathouse for geeks” has revealed the new class of start-ups that will inhabit its San Francisco location for the next six months. Starting this Saturday, the residents will have access to free office space, internet, coffee, lunch and other perks like visiting advisers, conferences and workshops....
Dogpatch Labs Unveils New Brood
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Exec Updates Its iPhone App For Ordering On-Demand Assistants, Adding Receipts, Multiple Jobs, New Sounds And Animations

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Justin Kan’s startup Exec has been busy over the last few months, adding a new housecleaning service to its on-demand task management service. It’s also been busy adding features to its mobile app. The latest version of the app, being released today, is aimed at making the whole process of...
Exec Updates Its iPhone App For Ordering On-Demand Assistants, Adding Receipts, Multiple Jobs, New Sounds And Animations

The Front Lines Of Stolen iPhone Market

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The Front Lines Of Stolen iPhone Market: Gerry Smith reporting on the undercover cops in San Francisco using iPhones to lure would-be criminals: As the officers stand up and head for their squad cars, Garrity issues one last order: "Try not to lose the fucking phones!" Crazy: Given that nearly...
The Front Lines Of Stolen iPhone Market

TaskRabbit Expands 'Deliver Now' Beyond iOS, Bringing On-Demand Courier Service To The Web

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This past summer, TaskRabbit, the online marketplace letting people outsource errands and odd jobs, unveiled a feature extension for its iPhone app called “Deliver Now,” which let users get on-demand delivery of anything within the city of San Francisco on weekdays between 9am and 7pm. Starting today, it won’t be...
TaskRabbit Expands 'Deliver Now' Beyond iOS, Bringing On-Demand Courier Service To The Web
San Francisco tech rallies around startup-friendly tax measure Prop E

Facebook Debuts Graph Search, A Natural Language Powered Social Search Engine

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Now we know what Facebook's mysterious announcement is. Today at its Menlo Park, California, headquarters, Facebook took the wraps off Graph Search, an instant smart search that sifts through the company's massive social graph to return relevant results. Facebook's Third Pillar According to CEO Mark Zuckerberg, News Feed and Timeline...
Facebook Debuts Graph Search, A Natural Language Powered Social Search Engine
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?