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Jumia Kenya Moves to Marketplace Model
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Jumia Kenya Moves to Marketplace Model

While celebrating its 3 years anniversary, Jumia Kenya has just announced that it is moving away from the eCommerce model to a marketplace. A statement released by Parinaz Firozi, Jumia’s CEO in Kenya, explained the move as an attempt for the company to pursue a better business model. “Having achieved […]

Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion
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Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion

Foxconn, the company that manage and operates all Apple, Samsung, HP production lines, has acquired Sharp for $3.5 billion. Touted by TechCrunch as the the largest overseas acquisition of a Japanese company, Foxconn has finally sealed the deal. Sharp had previously rejected the bid from Netwok Corp, a Japanese company […]

Is the Future of Cinemas Endangered?
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Is the Future of Cinemas Endangered?

Three weeks ago, the American cinema (perhaps the global theater) community woke up to a rude shock. Their daily butter and bread came under attack from a would-be disruption. Sean Park, another overtly ambitious tech entreprenuer, who founded Napster and worked at length with Mark Zukerberg on Facebook is on the prowl […]