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The e-commerce business of Saks Fifth Avenue's discount chain spun off into a standalone company after raising $200M from Insight Partners at a valuation of $1B (Adam Jackson/Bloomberg)

Adam Jackson / Bloomberg: The e-commerce business of Saks Fifth Avenue’s discount chain spun off into a standalone company after raising $200M from Insight Partners at a valuation of $1B  —  – New entity aims to capitalize on online shopping

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Apple launches App Store search ads in China, five years after launching in the US (Rita Liao/TechCrunch)

Rita Liao / TechCrunch: Apple launches App Store search ads in China, five years after launching in the US  —  After launching five years ago in the United States, Apple’s search advertising service finally arrived in mainland China this week. 

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Andreessen Horowitz raises $2.2B for its third fund focused on crypto startups and cryptocurrencies (Kate Rooney/CNBC)

Kate Rooney / CNBC: Andreessen Horowitz raises $2.2B for its third fund focused on crypto startups and cryptocurrencies  —  – The Silicon Valley venture capital firm just announced a new $2.2 billion cryptocurrency-focused fund.  — “We believe that the next

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Firebolt Analytics, which builds a cloud data warehouse designed for rapid analysis of large data sets, raises $127M Series B led by Dawn Capital and K5 Global (Mike Wheatley/SiliconANGLE)

Mike Wheatley / SiliconANGLE: Firebolt Analytics, which builds a cloud data warehouse designed for rapid analysis of large data sets, raises $127M Series B led by Dawn Capital and K5 Global  —  Speedy cloud data warehouse startup Firebolt Analytics Inc.

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Filing: Wise, previously TransferWise, plans to go public on the London Stock Exchange via a direct listing in early July, reportedly at a $6B-$7B valuation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Filing: Wise, previously TransferWise, plans to go public on the London Stock Exchange via a direct listing in early July, reportedly at a $6B-$7B valuation  —  Following Wise’s announcement earlier this month that it planned to

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NBCUniversal's Peacock app will be available on Amazon Fire TV products starting tomorrow, June 24, as well as 15 other NBCUniversal apps (Catie Keck/The Verge)

Catie Keck / The Verge: NBCUniversal’s Peacock app will be available on Amazon Fire TV products starting tomorrow, June 24, as well as 15 other NBCUniversal apps  —  It’s about time!  —  Nearly a year after Peacock’s launch, NBCUniversal’s marquee

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Bird to add e-bikes to its fleet and will open up its app to local shared operators in select cities this year; Spin launches its first e-scooter built in-house (Andrew J. Hawkins/The Verge)

Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge: Bird to add e-bikes to its fleet and will open up its app to local shared operators in select cities this year; Spin launches its first e-scooter built in-house  —  Bird, the original scooter

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Adobe launches Substance 3D, a suite of 3D design tools Adobe says has applications in video games and VFX and uses AI to ease technical complexity of 3D design (Dean Takahashi/VentureBeat)

Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Adobe launches Substance 3D, a suite of 3D design tools Adobe says has applications in video games and VFX and uses AI to ease technical complexity of 3D design  —  Where does your enterprise stand on

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Adobe: total US e-commerce sales during Prime Day exceeded $11B; Amazon says Prime Day was the biggest two-day sales period for 3rd party sellers in its history (Nathaniel Meyersohn/CNN)

Nathaniel Meyersohn / CNN: Adobe: total US e-commerce sales during Prime Day exceeded $11B; Amazon says Prime Day was the biggest two-day sales period for 3rd party sellers in its history  —  New York (CNN Business)Shoppers aren’t showing any signs

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John McAfee has died in a Spanish jail cell by suicide according to his lawyer, hours after news that he would be extradited to face federal charges in the US (Reuters)

Reuters: John McAfee has died in a Spanish jail cell by suicide according to his lawyer, hours after news that he would be extradited to face federal charges in the US  —  Antivirus creator John McAfee, 75, was found dead

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