What happened this last week in small business news? Short answer: A lot. Some goodies include Instagram co-founders resigning, Adobe acquiring Marketo, Adam Levine chatting about his latest startup and much more.
Dynamic Business has picked the best snippets of the week.
Adobe acquires Marketo
Adobe’s acquisition of Marketo announced last week is the latest in a string of purchases by the big tech firms that include Salesforce, IBM and Oracle. Consolidation of martech and related technology firms is not a new trend, although it certainly has picked up speed over the last few years.
Instagram co-founders resign
Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are stepping down from their respective roles as CEO and CTO at the image- and video-sharing giant, which is owned by Facebook.
The startup founder finding meaning in tap and go transactions
ImpactPay will give all Australians the opportunity to find meaning in their tap-and-go card transactions. Through a new smart digital wallet, users can accomplish humanitarian change, drive breakthroughs in healthcare, deliver global education and support local initiatives every time they make a purchase.