Intuit’s ‘rise of the rest’ M&A strategy means large paydays outside the Valley

 This morning, Frederic reported that Intuit has acquired TSheets, a time-tracking service, for $340 million. That’s one of the highest prices that Intuit has ever paid for an acquisition, roughly equal to the cost of the company’s acquisition of Mint Bills / Check in 2014, and slightly smaller than the acquisition of Demandforce in 2012 Read More …

Apple introduces a new pay-per-install ad product called Search Ads Basic

 Apple today is introducing a new way for app developers to acquire users for their apps: it’s launching a pay-per-install advertising product called Search Ads Basic. The “basic” branding signals that this product is being aimed at smaller developers compared with the existing Search Ads product, which is now being renamed to Search Ads Advanced. Read More …

Make Your Outlook Email Signature Stand Out

Just like with a note or letter, a written communication should include a signature. Now that so much has gone digital, emails have become a common way to communicate, for both business and pleasure. And, a signature at the end of your message can make all the difference. This is especially important in the business Read More …