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 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.
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.
Shazam says that it has over 100 million monthly active mobile users and has added more tracks to its music catalog.
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.
When it comes to setting themselves apart, small studios have one especially effective tool in their arsenal.
The app will automatically turn flight confirmations and concert tickets sent to your Gmail account into calendar events.