tipped shopping cart Another day, another series of Silicon Valley e-commerce explosions: Gilt Groupe just sold for a fraction of its valuation (and its capital raised) and One King’s Lane is reportedly the next to die. Previously it was Fab.com being sold for nothing after severely underperforming — ah, Fab, the first billion-dollar retail “unicorn” born with crossed eyes and a trick knee. Read More

On this episode, I cover the all the news that Microsoft announced this week including how the company is working to speed up the adoption of Windows 10.

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Facebook has endured mounting problems in Europe recently; the social network is facing court cases in several EU countries, with most of the accusations against the company revolving around its privacy and tracking policies. It now faces more complications in Germany, where the country's highest court has declared the site's...

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baby Call it the Fidelity effect. According to a new MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association, there appears to have been a chill in late-stage funding in the fourth quarter of last year, while investors continued stuffing money into seed- and early-stage investments. According to PWC and NVCA data, investors poured $375 million in 52 seed deals… Read More
google-play Promo codes are coming to Google Play! Android developers will finally be able to market their applications, as well as distribute copies of paid apps for free, and more, by way of promo codes – a feature Apple has supported for years. Thanks to a new option spotted in the Google Play Developer Console, it appears that app makers will now be able to distribute codes for both apps and… Read More