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Android App Store GetJar Raises Another $25 Million in Funding

Independent mobile app store GetJar said on Tuesday that it has raised $25 million in Series C funding from investors including current backers Tiger Global Management and Accel Partners.

The San Mateo, Calif., company–which has been the source of 1.5 billion downloads so far for Google’s Android mobile operating system–said it will use the new money to expand sales, marketing and its engineering ranks.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work