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Apple, Microsoft granted exemptions from incoming EU digital legislation

Apple won a victory for iMessage and Microsoft for its Bing search engine after the European Union (EU) found the respective services should not be designated as gatekeepers under its incoming Digital Markets Act (DMA). The executive body of the … Continue reading

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Amazon hides lower priced items, claims lawsuit

Two customers have filed a class action legal suit accusing Amazon of pushing down lower-priced items with the help of an in-house algorithm. The lawsuit, filed in a federal district court in Washington, points the finger at Jeffrey Bezos’ delivery … Continue reading

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Lyft shares jump on earnings beat, guidance

Lyft reported better-than-expected earnings on Tuesday and issued uplifting guidance.

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Nvidia is now worth more than Amazon thanks to the AI chip boom

Nvidia surpassed Amazon in market capitalization on Tuesday.

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Instacart to lay off 250 employees, or about 7% of the company, as part of restructuring

Instacart on Tuesday announced it would lay off about 250 employees, or roughly 7% of the company, alongside reporting fourth-quarter earnings.

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Airbnb reports better-than-expected revenue and beats on guidance

Airbnb reported 17% revenue growth for the fourth quarter, and provided an optimistic forecast for the current period.

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Airbnb is making progress to get rid of those hated cleaning fees

Airbnb is slowly killing the cleaning fee as it aims for more transparent pricing. Since early last year, when the company started showing guests all-inclusive pricing when booking a property, almost 300,000 listings have removed or lowered cleaning fees, Airbnb … Continue reading

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IBM, ISC2 Offer Free Cybersecurity Certificate

The entry-level IBM and ISC2 Cybersecurity Specialist Professional Certificate takes four months to complete.

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Instacart lays off 250 employees, or 7% of its workforce, to ‘reshape’ company

Grocery-delivery giant Instacart announced today that it’s laying off around 250 employees, or roughly 7% of its global workforce, as part of a restructuring. Instacart CEO Fidji Simo said in a letter to investors that the layoffs will allow the … Continue reading

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Mozilla downsizes as it refocuses on Firefox and AI: Read the memo

After installing a new interim CEO earlier this month, Mozilla, the organization behind the Firefox browser, is making some major changes to its product strategy, TechCrunch has learned. Specifically, Mozilla plans to scale back its investment in a number of … Continue reading

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