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Riding the RV revolution, Outdoorsy fuels up with $50 million in fresh funding – TechCrunch

Riding the RV revolution, Outdoorsy fuels up with $50 million in fresh funding – TechCrunch Outdoorsy is building for the road ahead. The three-year-old company, which connects customers with underused RVs and other trucks big enough to camp in overnight, just raised $50 million in Series C funding led by …

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Instagram caught selling ads to follower-buying services it banned – TechCrunch

Instagram caught selling ads to follower-buying services it banned – TechCrunch Instagram has been earning money from businesses flooding its social network with spam notifications. Instagram hypocritically continues to sell ad space to services that charge clients for fake followers or that automatically follow/unfollow other people to get them to …

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Alibaba taps Kabbage to loan up to $150K to SMBs after it quietly acquired OpenSky to ramp in North America – TechCrunch

Alibaba taps Kabbage to loan up to $150K to SMBs after it quietly acquired OpenSky to ramp in North America – TechCrunch Alibaba’s long-term ambition to grow its business in the US is taking another step forward. To increase sales to US small businesses, the company has partnered with Kabbage, …

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Salesforce Commerce Cloud updates keep us shopping with AI-fueled APIs – TechCrunch

Salesforce Commerce Cloud updates keep us shopping with AI-fueled APIs – TechCrunch As people increasingly use their mobile phones and other devices to shop, it has become imperative for vendors to improve the shopping experience, making it as simple as possible, given the small footprint. One way to do that …

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Amazon Dash buttons judged to breach consumer rules in Germany – TechCrunch

Amazon Dash buttons judged to breach consumer rules in Germany – TechCrunch Amazon’s Dash buttons have been found to breach consumer ecommerce rules in Germany. The push-to-order gizmos were debuted by Amazon in 2015, in an attempt by the ecommerce giant to shave friction off of the online shopping process by …

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Meet Caper, the AI self-checkout shopping cart – TechCrunch

Meet Caper, the AI self-checkout shopping cart – TechCrunch The Amazon boogie-man has every retailer scrambling for ways to fight back. But the cost and effort to install cameras all over the ceiling or into every shelf could block stores from entering the autonomous shopping era. Caper Labs wants to …

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The company behind YouCam Makeup app launches a new set of AR tools for beauty brands like Ulta – TechCrunch

The company behind YouCam Makeup app launches a new set of AR tools for beauty brands like Ulta – TechCrunch Released in 2014, the year before Snapchat put face filters on the road to ubiquity, Perfect Corp’s YouCam Makeup app gave many smartphone users their first taste of augmented selfies. …

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