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Google expands home delivery in US

Google on Tuesday expanded its shopping home delivery service into the midwestern portion of the United States, covering an additional 25 million people.

dateSep 08, 2015 in Business
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Google launches online IT degrees in India

Search engine giant Google and online education company Udacity on Monday launched IT courses in India, branching outside the US to tap the country's millions of software developers scrambling for jobs.

dateSep 21, 2015 in Business
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Lyft gets into China in tie-up with Didi

Ride-sharing startup Lyft announced a partnership Wednesday with China's Didi Kuaidi which includes a $100 million investment in the US service to help ramp up its challenge to Uber.

dateSep 16, 2015 in Business
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Amazon offers Prime membership for $67 for 1 day

Amazon is cutting the price of its $99 annual Prime membership program to $67 on Friday for new members to celebrate its original series "Transparent" winning 5 Emmys at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

dateSep 22, 2015 in Business
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Dropbox says no immediate IPO plan

Cloud storage firm Dropbox, one of the best-known Silicon Valley startups, has no imminent plans for a public share offering, founder and chief executive Drew Houston said Monday.

dateSep 21, 2015 in Business
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