The alleged Dread Pirate Roberts faces up to life in prison after a jury finds him guilty of the so-called "kingpin" charge, among others.
The new funding is announced in conjunction with a site redesign meant to make it easier to find services, which start at $5 a pop.
The Chinese e-commerce giant's investment could signal another step into the mobile business, in a play not unlike Amazon's Fire devices line.
The company's revenue was up 40 percent and its mobile revenue was up a whopping 448 percent. Alibaba's profit, however, dipped 28 percent to $964 million.
According to testimony in US federal court, more than a few hackers tried to blackmail the illegal marketplace before it was shut down in 2013 -- and at least two were paid off.
Shazam says that it has over 100 million monthly active mobile users and has added more tracks to its music catalog.
The e-commerce company will cut 2,400 postions this quarter and is mulling selling off its eBay Enterprise unit ahead of the spin out of its PayPal payments service.
The latest figures show that sales of games on discs staggered during the holidays, continuing a trend that persisted throughout the year.
That's a plus, given the retail giant's profit margins are higher when products are sold through third parties, say analysts cited in The Wall Street Journal.
A series of job postings hint at Amazon's desire to expand its same-day delivery service, including for products sold by third-party merchants.