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Facebook beats analyst estimates for Q3 2020 revenue despite ad boycotts

How startups are scaling communication The pandemic is making startups take a close look at ramping up their communication solutions. Learn how (Reuters) — Facebook Thursday warned of a tougher 2021, despite beating analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenue as businesses adjusting to the global coronavirus pandemic continued to rely on the company’s digital ad tools. […]

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Twitter Q3 2020 revenue smashes estimates with $936 million as user growth slows

How startups are scaling communication The pandemic is making startups take a close look at ramping up their communication solutions. Learn how Twitter today reported strong revenue growth for Q3 2020, while its monetizable users also grew year-on-year (YoY) even though they fell short of estimates. The social networking giant announced its most recent financial […]

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The Right Way to Build a Product that Appeals to Women

October 29, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. It’s no secret that Silicon Valley has a gross underrepresentation of female-founded products and female-identifying investors. Just look at the latest statistics regarding how many female-led startups land investment money. According to Fortune, only 2.2 percent of all venture capital spending in […]

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How Hubilo pivoted from physical to virtual events in 20 days (and nabbed big-name backers)

The audio problem Learn how new cloud-based API solutions are solving imperfect, frustrating audio in video conferences. Access here While some industries have enjoyed a boom during global lockdowns, others have floundered. Ecommerce and telehealth, for example, were well-positioned to thrive during the pandemic, whereas brick-and-mortar stores and businesses built around conferences, concerts, and other […]

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Uber and Lyft lose appeal in case classifying California drivers as employees

The audio problem Learn how new cloud-based API solutions are solving imperfect, frustrating audio in video conferences. Access here (Reuters) — A California appeals court on Thursday unanimously ruled against ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft, saying they must reclassify their drivers in the state as employees. While the ruling does not take effect before a […]

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ProBeat: PayPal will boost cryptocurrencies while undermining their ethos

The audio problem Learn how new cloud-based API solutions are solving imperfect, frustrating audio in video conferences. Access here PayPal is joining the cryptocurrency market “in the coming weeks.” The digital wallet company will let U.S. customers buy, sell, and hold Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin directly in their account. In early 2021, PayPal […]

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Google Maps Platform targets on-demand rides and deliveries with new location and routing tools

The audio problem Learn how new cloud-based API solutions are solving imperfect, frustrating audio in video conferences. Access here Google announced a notable expansion to the Google Maps Platform today, one that will give ride-hailing companies and on-demand delivery services access to more location and navigation smarts. Food delivery services have seen a particularly strong […]