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Deliveroo raises $385 million from Fidelity and T Rowe Price

Deliveroo cofounder and CEO Will Shu. Deliveroo Deliveroo has raised $385 million (£285 million) from investors in a funding round that values the food delivery startup at over $2 billion (£1.48 billion).  Total investment in the London-based startup now stands at around $857 million (£635 million).  The lead investors in the latest round are US fund giants Fidelity and T […]

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How to use a bitcoin ATM

Mario’s Gourmet Deli.Frank ChaparroAt first glance, Mario’s Gourmet Deli, a New York City bodega on the corner of West 106th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, looks like a regular corner store. But inside there’s an ATM that gives folks access to what some view as the future of payments and finance: bitcoin. The recently installed ATM […]

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Why brands including Evian and Wendy’s like Snapchat’s barcodes

Evian’s filter for the “Live Young” campaign Snapchat A large number of brands have been using Snapcodes, Snapchat’s own version of QR codes, to elevate their marketing campaigns. Snapcodes are potentially huge: Users are already scanning over 8 million codes a day. They help brands connect traditional and digital advertising and also gives them access to data. But […]

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How the ‘Rich Kids of Instagram’ spent summer

‘The Rich Kids of Instagram’ had a good summer.Kuznetcov Konstantin/ShutterstockFor the last four years, the “Rich Kids of Instagram” blog and Instagram account have been chronicling the escapades of the young and wealthy. The summer vacations taken by those featured on the blog this year were filled with crystal-clear waters, yachts, and of course, private jets. See how they […]