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Lyft raises $500 million in new funding round

Lyft is raising another $500 million

By Josh Edelson. Ride-hail company Lyft is seeking to raise up to $500 million in additional funding, according to a share authorization document filed…

Future of retail in the age of amazon

The Future Of Retail In The Age Of Amazon

By Austin Carr. The Mall of America’s terrazzo floors, glazed white like doughnut frosting, ribbon out in every direction, creating a vast mirror maze…

Payment partners with Visa Checkout and Materpass

PayPal and BigCommerce extend relationship

By Jaime Toplin. PayPal expanded its partnership with e-commerce platform BigCommerce last week. The deal, which expands upon a 2013 Braintree-centric partnership, will give BigCommerce merchants…

Bitcoin just passed 8000

Bitcoin just passed $8,000

By Fitz Tepper. Stop me if you’ve heard this before… This morning bitcoin shot past ** INSERT PRICE MILESTONE **, and is now hovering…

walmart is hoping to bet amazing by creating new foods

Planet Money: Walmart’s Pickle

By Kenny Malone. Walmart is trying to invent the food of the future to win the fight with Amazon and sell you everything. The…