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  • Indian Online Classifieds Site Quikr Confirms $90M Fund Raise Led By Kinnevik

    Indian Online Classifieds Site Quikr Confirms $90M Fund Raise Led By Kinnevik

    India’s largest online classifieds site, Quikr, has raised $90 million in fresh funding from a group of investors led by Sweden’s Kinnevik. The latest round, which would take the total capital raised by Quikr to around $136 million, values the startup at over $250 million, a report added. Quikr had raised $32 million from Warburg Pincus, Matrix Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and… Read More

  • Craigslist Now Wants Your Postings Under ‘Exclusive’ Terms: Padmapper Fallout Continues

    Craigslist Now Wants Your Postings Under ‘Exclusive’ Terms: Padmapper Fallout Continues

    Another development in the ongoing Craigslist data scraping story: Craigslist has added in a new proviso for those posting ads, telling them that Craigslist now becomes the "exclusive licensee" of the content in that ad. "Clicking 'Continue' confirms that craigslist is the exclusive licensee of this content, with the exclusive right to enforce copyrights against anyone copying, republishing… Read More

  • Craigslist Fills Up With Would-be iPhone Line Waiters

    Craigslist Fills Up With Would-be iPhone Line Waiters

    Friday some sort of cellphone will be released in such a fashion that requires you to wait in line. But you don’t want to wait in line—that’d be silly. Plus, your time is infinitely more valuable than that. Your choices are to forego buying the phone, wait in line, or pay someone to wait in line for you. CNET spent some time trolling Craiglist not for “time and… Read More