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Intuit Acquiring Mailchimp for $12 Billion

Intuit has announced it is acquiring email marketing service Mailchimp for $12 billion.

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Apple Announces ‘California Streaming’ Event September 14

Apple has announced its next major event, “California streaming,” slated for September 14 at 10:00 a.m. PDT.

Ecommerce, Search, Social… and Conversational Space?

When I look at the conversational space I think it’s going to have as much impact as ecommerce or search or social, says LivePerson CEO Rob Locascio. The conversational space is going to be just as big.

Ecommerce Nearing $1 Trillion
Ecommerce Nearing $1 Trillion

“We’re forecasting that ecommerce spending this year will be somewhere between $850 billion and $930 billion,” says John Copeland, Vice President of Marketing Science and Customer Insights at Adobe. This would be a 14 percent increase over last year.

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Twitter Announces Shop Module, Its Foray Into E-Commerce

Twitter is looking to help businesses bring e-commerce to their Twitter profiles with a new feature called Shop Module.

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DuckDuckGo Testing Email Protection Service

DuckDuckGo is testing a new email protection feature, designed to combat email trackers.

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Third-Party Cookies Get a Stay of Execution as Google Postpones Plans

Google is pushing back its plans to eliminate support for third-party cookies, buying the advertising industry more time to adapt.

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Google Makes it Easier for SMBs to Launch YouTube Ad Campaigns

Google is making it easier for SMBs to launch YouTube ad campaigns in its first-ever YouTube Small Biz Day.

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Bitcoin 2021 Labeled a ‘Super Spreading Event’

The Bitcoin 2021 conference may have come and gone, but it’s having a lingering impact as attendees are beginning to test positive for COVID-19.

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Ohio AG Sues to Declare Google a Public Utility

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has filed a lawsuit trying to have Google declared a public utility.