Rakuten will roll its $9B loyalty program into a new blockchain-based cryptocurrency, Rakuten Coin

Messaging apps have seen a surge of popularity in recent years as people seek ways to communicate more directly than on social networks. But they also have been adding large group chat options into th

ShopBack raises $25M for its cash back shopping service in Southeast Asia

One of Southeast Asia’s lesser-known startups has come out from under the radar today after ShopBack, a cash back-focused e-commerce service, announced it has raised $25 million. Founded in 2014

Product discovery platform Influenster secures $8M in Series A funding from Ebates

Product discovery and reviews platform, Influenster, has raised $8 million in financing from Ebates, a leading online cashback shopping service. Ebates is a subsidiary of Rakuten — the multi-billi

Backed By VCs, Ebates Buys FatWallet.com And AnyCoupons.com, Starts New Company

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/ebates">Ebates.com</a>, the online cash back shopping website originally started in 1998, this morning <a href="http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2011090