Viber acquires Chatter Commerce, the startup behind its shopping keyboard

 Messaging app Viber earlier this year made its first foray into shopping services with Instant Shopping, a feature that suggested items for sale based on your chats and a keyboard to help you navigate this. Today, the company is announcing some more e-commerce related news: it’s buying the startup that helped build that feature. Viber has acquired Chatter Commerce, maker of a service… Read More

from Social – TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/20/viber-acquires-chatter-commerce-the-startup-behind-its-shopping-keyboard/?ncid=rss
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LinkedIn Lite launches as an Android app in India, coming to 60+ countries soon

 LinkedIn, the social network for the working world with over 500 million members that is now owned by Microsoft, is today taking its next step in its bid to court more users in emerging markets. The company has released an Android app for LinkedIn Lite, a pared-down version of its original LinkedIn mobile app that is developed for users in markets where data networks are slower and relatively… Read More

from Social – TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/19/linkedin-lite-launches-as-an-android-app-in-india-coming-to-60-countries-soon/?ncid=rss
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