Amazon lanceert Amazon Care. “Companies of all sizes, including Amazon’s own workforce, will be able to access Amazon Care’s on-demand healthcare service, boosting workplace benefits for employees nationwide.” Here are 5 common Apple privacy crackdown myths, debunked for concerned marketers — Digiday Fingerprinting is a sustainable workaround IDFA will be the death knell for header […]
Stripe has raised a new round of funding to accelerate momentum in Europe and reinforce enterprise leadership Stripe to bring 1,000 jobs to Ireland as value hits €80bn – Independent.ie Rise and rise of Stripe and Collison brothers: From BT Young Scientist of the year to California millionaires in their teens.
“Expect to see many computer vision startups among the next generation of “unicorns.” A crop of high-growth computer vision companies is nearing an inflection point, poised to break out to commercial scale and mainstream prominence. It is an exciting and pivotal time in the technology’s journey from research to market.” — Forbes The 10 most […]
The number of global regulators investigating Apple’s App Store rules is growing. The U.K.’s Competition and Markets Authority announced a probe on Thursday, citing complaints that Apple’s App Store terms are unfair and noting that it is a monopoly on iOS. Reuters reported on Thursday that the European Union is preparing an antitrust action against Apple relating to […]
Facebook’s $1 Billion Kustomer Acquisition Faces Extensive Antitrust Review – The Information Facebook says it is buying Kustomer to support its growing e-commerce business on Instagram and on WhatsApp, where businesses can pay Facebook to interact with customers.
How Measuring and Reducing Emissions Has Become Its Own Business — BNN Bloomberg Watershed Technology Inc., which said Wednesday it has raised funding from Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins and Laurene Powell Jobs, has built a software tool that lets customers such as mobile payment firm Square Inc., e-commerce platform Shopify Inc., and salad chain Sweetgreen Inc. […]
Former Paypal founder Max Levchin is bringing another payment behemoth to the public markets. — The Generalist Affirm: hoe werkt het Buy Now Pay Later business model. “Affirm’s major BNPL competitors include Afterpay, Klarna, Quadpay, and Sezzle. Of these, Klarna is the largest player globally by GMV, but within the US, Affirm and Afterpay seem […]
Southwest Airlines reported its first annual loss since 1972 and said it would remain conservative with capacity through March, citing weak demand. American lost a record $8.9 billion in 2020. — CNBC Apple CEO Slams Tech Giants Ahead of New Privacy Features — Bloomberg “If a business is built on misleading users, on data exploitation, on […]
Stripe leidt een investeringsronde van 102 mio USD in Online Check-out start-up Fast — CNBC & TechCrunch “One click. No passwords. The world’s fastest checkout.Forget passwords. Skip long entry forms. Shop online and securely check out with a single click. It’s safe, easy, and yep, fast.” VanMoof tankt 34 mio EUR – De Tijd Wereldwijd […]
Ook Datavillage springt op de Solid trein. – De Tijd en Tech.eu “With a user-centric approach like Datavillage, organisations don’t need to spend as much time and money trying to comply with GDPR and other privacy policies.” Income Share Agreements: de bekendste school met een ISA business model is LambdaSchool – “The online coding school […]