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Intuit Will Acquire Mailchimp for $12B in Cash and Stock Deal

Intuit to Acquire Mailchimp for $12B in Cash and Stock Deal

Intuit confirmed Monday they are acquiring customer engagement and marketing platform Mailchimp in a $12B deal.
Weekly Subscription News: Printing, Promising and Paying

Weekly Subscription News: Printing, Promising and Paying

Shutterstock buys PicMonkey for $110M, DocuSign raises full year guidance, and Hot Pod will be The Verge's first paid product.
Five on Friday: Monopolies, Music and Microsoft

Five on Friday: Monopolies, Music and Microsoft

The DOJ prepares to sue Google, Microsoft launches a personalized news service, and Hulu to raise prices.
Square Launches ‘Invoices Plus’ Paid Subscriptions

Square Launches ‘Invoices Plus’ Paid Subscriptions

Payment solutions provider Square is expanding its payment options to include Invoices Plus, a paid subscription offering.
Five on Friday, Sept. 5, 2021: Tipping, Topping and Top Subscription Jobs

Five on Friday: Tipping, TSA and Top Subscription Jobs

Streamlabs launches recurring monthly tipping service, Axel Springer buys POLITICO, and Microsoft announces Oct. 5 launch of Windows 11.
Lawmakers urge FTC to continue the fight against Facebook.

FTC Amends Antitrust Complaint Against Facebook

Last week, the Federal Trade Commission amended its antitrust complaint against Facebook, alleging an illegal "buy-or-bury" scheme.
Five on Friday August 20 2021

Five on Friday: Podcasts, Pricing and Platforms

PA Post and Spotlight PA merge, Albertson's launches a grocery delivery subscription and NPR launches a podcast subscription service.
Salesforce to launch business streaming service 'Salesforce+'

Salesforce to Launch Business Streaming Service ‘Salesforce+’

Streaming isn't just for entertainment. In conjunction with its Dreamforce conference, Salesforce is launching Salesforce+ for business content.
Zoom Settles Class-Action Privacy Lawsuit for $85 Million

Zoom Settles Class Action Privacy Lawsuit for $85 Million

Video conferencing platform Zoom settled a class action privacy lawsuit for $85 million. Zoom admits no wrongdoing.
Alphabet Reports 62 Percent Increase in Revenue for Q2 2021

Google Parent Alphabet Reports 62% Revenue Increase for Q2 2021

Google parent Alphabet reports total revenue of $61.9B in Q2 2021, a 62% increase.

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