Intuit Acquiring Mailchimp for $12 Billion

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

2021 IBM Call for Code Tackles Climate Change

IBM has announced its 2021 Call for Code challenge, with the theme of tackling climate change.

DOJ Reviewing Intuit’s Credit Karma Deal

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is reviewing Intuit’s recent attempt to acquire Credit Karma over anticompetitive concerns.

Intuit Close to Buying Credit Karma

Credit Karma, the popular credit and finance service, is on the verge of being bought by Intuit. According to reports by The Wall Street Journal, Intuit is planning to purchase Credit Karma for roughly $7 billion in a cash and…

IRS Makes It Easier For Taxpayers To Find Free Options

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced an agreement with Free File, Inc. (FFI) designed to make tax season a little easier. Taxpayers earning less than $69,000 a year have the option of filing their taxes for free. Unfortunately, many…

Intuit CEO Thinks AI Will Help Humans, Not Replace Them

Business Insider is reporting that Intuit’s CEO has a very different view of AI in the workplace from many other executives. Many executives, business leaders and experts fear AI will result in countless lost jobs as machines replace human workers.…

Intuit Launches New QuickBooks Mac App

Intuit just announced a new QuickBooks app for Mac, offering a native desktop experience for Mac-using small businesses, which takes advantage of QuickBooks’ cloud offerings. “Small business owners who use a Mac can now access the power of the QuickBooks…

Marijuana Legalization Group May Air Super Bowl Ad

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (better known as NORML) is currently leading a contest sponsored by Intuit, the software company behind QuickBooks, to have its ad appear during the Super Bowl. In a genius (at least…

Payvment Shuts Down, Team Reportedly Acquired By Intuit

Facebook ecommerce platform company Payvment announced that it is shutting down as its team joins a new, unspecified company. The platform will be shut down on February 28. The company in question is Inuit, according to TechCrunch, though it’s unclear…

Intuit to Acquire Demandforce for $423.5 Million

Intuit Inc. announced a plan to acquire Demandforce, a company which helps small business automate marketing and other communications. With Demandforce comes their software as a service (SAAS) application which is already used by thousands of small business customers. The…