China’s internet users reach 940 million: report

Noble Horvath

China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) Photo: CNNIC   The number of people using the internet in China reached 940 million in June, an increase of 40 million from 2019, according to the China Internet Network Information Center’s (CNNIC) annual report on internet development in China on Tuesday. The report […]

Back Market raises $120 million to grow refurbished gadget market

Back Market has raised a $120 million round of venture capital as it seeks to dramatically expand the market for refurbished consumer electronics. The investment round included Goldman Sachs, Aglaé Ventures, Eurazeo Growth, and Daphni and follows rounds of $48 million in 2018 and $7 million in 2017. The Paris-based […]

Refurbed raises $17 million to expand its refurbished gadget marketplace

Vienna, Austria-based Refurbed announced today that it has raised a $17 million round of venture capital to fuel the expansion of its marketplace for restored consumer electronics. Refurbed, which focuses on the European market, works with factory partners that specialize in restoring smartphones, laptops, and tablets. The company makes those […]