Month: August 2016

The ultimate symbol of the Uber-for-X bubble is out of business – Quartz


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The ultimate symbol of the Uber-for-X bubble is out of business
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Make more room in the Uber-for-X graveyard. On-demand laundry service Washio recently informed customers that the service would shut down as of Aug. 29, TechCrunch reported today. “We generated millions in revenue and hundreds of thousands of …
On-demand laundry service Washio is shutting downBusiness Insider

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Google Is Winning the Fight for PayPal’s Business – Fortune


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Google Is Winning the Fight for PayPal’s Business
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Alphabet’s Google googl is close to winning PayPal as a client for its cloud business, potentially beating out Amazon and Microsoft, CNBC reported on Tuesday. While Google is the front-runner, the online payments processor is evaluating the other
Google cloud unit close to winning PayPal business: CNBCReuters

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Police reportedly took weapons and drugs from Chris Brown’s home in a standoff – Business Insider


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Police reportedly took weapons and drugs from Chris Brown’s home in a standoff
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UPDATE: Police have retrieved a gun, other weapons, and drugs from Chris Brown’s home, according to TMZ. The items were apparently in a duffel bag the singer threw out of his window. Police have reportedly been at Brown’s house since 3 a.m. following a …

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The latest iPhone 7 rumor says it’ll come in five colors, including a new glossy black – Business Insider


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The latest iPhone 7 rumor says it’ll come in five colors, including a new glossy black
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Featured. A 30-year-old whose business earns up to $23,000 a month explains how she manages to work only 3 days a week · More “Smart Money” » · A startup founder explains what it was like to leave her job at Goldman Sachs to launch her own business.
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Audi is reportedly building an electric luxury sedan to take on Tesla – Business Insider


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Audi is reportedly building an electric luxury sedan to take on Tesla
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The automaker’s chief executive has given the OK for an all-electric, luxury sedan to take on Tesla’s Model S, according to a report from Autocar. The car, which may be called the A9 e-tron, will have three electric motors, a range of more than 300

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How new challengers to traditional TV are ‘recreating the sins of the past’ – Business Insider


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How new challengers to traditional TV are ‘recreating the sins of the past’
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Sling TV CEO Roger Lynch doesn’t think the narrative of “cord-cutters” fleeing cable because of high prices is a myth. He thinks we’re well into that reality already. “It’s undeniable that traditional pay-TV subscribers are in decline,” he told

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Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros, European Commission rules – BBC News


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Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros, European Commission rules
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The Commission said Ireland enabled the company to pay substantially less than other businesses, in effect paying a corporate tax rate of no more than 1%. Ireland and Apple both said they disagreed with the record penalty and would appeal against it.
Here’s just how big $14.5 billion is to AppleBusiness Insider
EU hits Apple with 13 billion euro Irish tax demandReuters
EU Orders Apple to Pay Up to $14.5B in Tax to IrelandFox Business
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