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Deliverr Raises $170 Million To Scale An Affordable Alternative To Amazon Prime

26-year-old Michael Krakaris cofounded Deliverr with his former boss. Deliverr This past year was an unprecedented one for e-commerce sales, which grew 44% in the pandemic. While giants like Amazon and Walmart, with their sheer scale and same-day shipping, have dominated, Deliverr, a logistics and fulfillment company that expedites shipping without upcharging consumers, has captured […]

Google Battles Fraudsters as Maps Hits 970 Million Submissions

Blocking racist reviews and limiting options to change site information to combat election-related misinformation are just two ways Google is battling against what they call content fraudsters and vandals on Google Maps. But what else are they doing? Google rarely provides information regarding inside-processes so as not ‘to tip off scammers.’ However, the tech giant […]

Bold Commerce raises $27 million to power ‘headless’ ecommerce with APIs

Bold Commerce, a company that builds tools and integrations for ecommerce stores, has raised $27 million in a series B round of funding led by Omers Ventures. The funding comes after retailers have had to rapidly embrace ecommerce due to the global pandemic, with some companies better positioned than others to capitalize on the seismic shift […]

100 Million Searches Per Day

DuckDuckGo celebrates a milestone as it reaches 100 million searches in a single day. DuckDuckGo’s public traffic data indicates the record was hit this past Monday, January 11. Including Monday’s milestone number, DuckDuckGo is on track to hit around 90 million daily average searches for the month of January. For comparison, DuckDuckGo averaged around 52 […]