PayPal makes a big marketplace play with its $500M investment in Uber

Uber’s  announcement of its IPO pricing earlier today came with a $500 million belated Easter egg. The payments giant PayPal is making a half-billion-dollar investment in the company, paying $47 per share, which gives the company a valuation of $78.8 billion (in the middle of the range of Uber’s IPO pricing of $44-$50 per share). Neither Uber nor PayPal  gave […]

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Google Play app gets revamped with new, simpler UI

Google has been preparing the UI redesign of the Google Play app since the beginning of this year, but it’s only now that the stable update has been rolled out to the wider public. It adopts a more simplistic approach with less clutter and more Material Design-ish look. The first thing we’ve noticed is that […]

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Coolpad to announce flagship Cool Play 6 on August 20

Coolpad has announced that it will be launching its next flagship smartphone, the Cool Play 6, on August 20 at an event in Dubai. The company has sent out invitations to the media regarding the same. The Cool Play 6 will be the next flagship smartphone in the company’s lineup. It will likely feature a […]

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Coolpad Cool Play 6 India Launch Set for August 20

Coolpad has started teasing the launch of its next smartphone, the Cool Play 6 in India. The Chinese company teased the new Coolpad Cool Play 6 on its Facebook page confirming that it will be unveiled on August 20. The smartphone was initially launched in China back in May, and was heavily marketed as a gaming device with a […]

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Mastering the cutting edge of new technology? It’s child’s play!

American astrophysicist Carl Sagan, who died in 1996  CREDIT: -/AP PHOTO/FILES/CASTENEDA We’ve arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster.” So prophesied American astrophysicist Carl Sagan – and he […]

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“Play Bigger” Takes Your Business Beyond Innovation

Usefulness Content Freshness Summary If you are tired of playing nice in your little “niche” or category, then “Play Bigger” is for you. Written by experts in category-breaking and consistent market disruption, this book offers the framework that built the most successful companies on the planet, like Google and Uber. If your company is to […]

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