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Peloton Shows Signs of Life

You know what they say about getting back on the bike after a headlong fall. Peloton, the poster child for pandemic boom-and-bust companies, announced Wednesday it has managed to rein in its losses and grow its cash flow, beating Wall…

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Salesforce Nears A Major Acquisition

Salesforce Nears A Major Acquisition

Business slacks have had close to zero practical value in 2020. That’s not the case here. You may have seen the headline before Turkey Day: Slack Technologies, the fast-growing business communication platform, is nearing a deal to be acquired by…

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Apple Makes a Conciliatory Move

Apple Makes a Conciliatory Move

Apple agreed yesterday to reduce its App Store commission from 30% to 15% for businesses generating less than $1 million on its platform. Apple naysayers say it was a decidedly greedy move. App Store-y Apple’s 30% commission was first introduced…

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People Are Getting Smarter During The Pandemic

People Are Getting Smarter During The Pandemic

Netflix’s Emily In Paris has apparently gotten everyone fired-up for the eventual return of international travel. Yesterday, language-learning app Duolingo announced a $35 million capital raise valuing the startup at $2.4 billion. Incroyable! Self Improvement 101 Duolingo operates a “freemium”…

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