Atheer and Meta Want You to Touch Your Apps in Midair

Reach out and touch something.
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Good Eggs Nabs $8.5 Million from Sequoia and Others for Local Farm-to-Fridge Effort (Video)

Founder Rob Spiro talks about getting sustainable food to consumers.
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Carrier Sources Say iPhone 5s Inventory on Friday Will Be “Grotesquely” Low

Expect stores to quickly sell out of their supply of the high-end iPhone when it goes on sale Friday.
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BlackBerry Downplays Z10 Price Cuts; Analysts Raise Inventory Concerns

The early price cuts add to the pressure to produce a hit with the coming A10.
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eBay’s Head of Local Jack Abraham Stepping Down

Jack Abraham, eBay’s head of local, has announced he is leaving the company on March 15, the company has confirmed. Abraham was the founder and CEO of Milo, which was acquired by eBay two years ago. Many of eBay’s local features were built on top of Milo’s database of inventory from tens of thousands of U.S. retail stores. Abraham will continue to act as an adviser to eBay going forward while working on an undisclosed “entrepreneurial endeavor.” His departure was first reported by Fortune.

Lot18 Sours on Flash Sales, Lays Off 25 as It Shifts to Wine Subscriptions

The online wine seller hopes the two moves will bring it to profitability.
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Yahoo’s De Castro Begins Reorg of Ad Sales Unit

Can the Henrique Way — that is to say, a version of the Google Way — fix what ails the Silicon Valley Internet giant’s biggest business?
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The $56 Million Man: Yahoo Confirms Hiring of Google’s De Castro as COO

Yes, that’s a lot of dough for the multi-lingual sales exec.
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BlackBerry Friday: PlayBook at $300 Off

Federated Media Buys Lijit Networks