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Here’s the full filing for GrubHub’s $100M IPO

Food-delivery service GrubHub has just filed for an initial public offering to raise $100 million.<p>The company’s stock will appear on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “GRUB.” Underwriters for the deal are Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Allen & Company, BMO Capital Markets Corp., Canaccord …

Apple TV Business Generated $1 Billion in 2013, Cook Says 'Difficult to Call It a Hobby'

During Apple's annual stockholders meeting in Cupertino today, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that Apple sold more than $1 billion worth of its Apple TV set-top box in 2013, putting sales at close to 10 million units for the year.<p>This is a roughly double the 5 million it sold in fiscal 2012, which was …

Microsoft Said To Be Considering A Free Version Of Windows 8.1

Microsoft is looking at a cost conscious crisis, relative to both mobile and desktop hardware, and on the heels of the news that it might be reducing its Windows Phone software license fee, there’s new evidence that it’s looking at pursuing the same strategy for the desktop. The Verge reports that …

Facebook storms into second decade

With record sales, members, stock price, Facebook turns its attention to expanding overseas.<p>MENLO PARK, Calif. — Facebook steams into its second decade in the week ahead, flush with record revenue and profit, an all-time-high stock price, 1.23 billion members and unbridled optimism.<p>So what does it …

Oil Majors' Woes Good News For Tesla And Other EV Makers

On the same week that Tesla shows off its cross-country “cannonball run,” (aiming to break the transcontinental record for driving an EV from the left to right shore of the U.S. in three days), bad earnings and production news comes from the oil patch. This could be really good news for Tesla and …

Airbnb Is Testing Out An Affordable Cleaning Service For Hosts In San Francisco

Peer-to-peer lodgings marketplace Airbnb has been focused on finding ways that it can help its hosts improve the quality of experience for guests that stay in their homes. As part of this effort, the company is trialing a low-cost cleaning service for some hosts on the platform.<p>According to an …

Apple met with FDA, reportedly working on 'Healthbook' for iOS 8

Some of Apple's top executives met with officials from the US Food and Drug Administration last month, something that — together with new software rumors — could signal a new direction for the company's upcoming products. Apple's senior vice president of operations Jeff Williams, as well as the …

We're in a valuation bubble. It's cool!

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Company that makes engineering toys for girls wins Super Bowl ad spot

GoldieBlox earned a 30-second spot thanks to Intuit’s Small Business, Big Game competition<p>Buried between the several weird ads for major brands that you'll see on Sunday, will be a commercial for small business GoldieBlox, the construction toy company for girls that made headlines recently for a …

The Nest Team Will Reportedly Lead Google’s Hardware Division

It’s still early, but it’s beginning to look like Google’s $3.2 billion thermostat pickup could be the smartest investment of the year. TechCrunch has learned that the Nest team is going to become Google’s core hardware group; Nest’s consortium of engineers consists of 100 former Apple employees, …