Sources: Expedia is in advanced talks to sell a stake to Silver Lake and Apollo Global Management in a deal likely to total about $1B (Cara Lombardo/Wall Street Journal)

[ad_1] Cara Lombardo / Wall Street Journal: Sources: Expedia is in advanced talks to sell a stake to Silver Lake and Apollo Global Management in a deal likely to total about $1B  —  Deal expected to hand private-equity firms board representation, sources say  —  Expedia Group Inc. is in advanced talks to sell a stake…

Snap adds more users amid coronavirus lockdown

[ad_1] Like other social networks, Snap has seen a surge in usage during the pandemic.  Angela Lang/CNET Snapchat grew its number of users in the first three months of 2020 as more people turned to the ephemeral messaging app to keep in touch with their closest friends and family. Snap, the app’s parent company, said…

The Dipp, a subscription-only entertainment news startup, is springing to life despite the pandemic – TechCrunch

[ad_1] There is no shortage of coverage about the sprawling entertainment industry. There is a shortage of coverage for die-hard fans of reality TV shows, according to Kate Ward and Lindsay Mannering. That opening in the market why the two — former colleagues at the women’s website Bustle, where Ward was the founding editor-in-chief and…

Profitero, which provides e-commerce software and services for companies, raises $20M Series B led by Scaleworks and says it has 4,000+ clients including Adidas (Sahil Patel/Wall Street Journal)

[ad_1] Sahil Patel / Wall Street Journal: Profitero, which provides e-commerce software and services for companies, raises $20M Series B led by Scaleworks and says it has 4,000+ clients including Adidas  —  Profitero, which provides e-commerce software and services for companies, has also raised $20 million in a new funding round [ad_2] Source link

Epic Games launches Fortnite on the Play Store, after over a year of offering it only outside the store, noting Google puts sideloaded apps at a disadvantage (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

[ad_1] Lucas Matney / : Epic Games launches Fortnite on the Play Store, after over a year of offering it only outside the store, noting Google puts sideloaded apps at a disadvantage  —  Epic Games is finally settling its feud — kind of — with Google and putting Fornite onto the Google Play Store, but…