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Maghan McDowell

San Francisco Correspondent, Technology

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Visual Search App Donde Launches

Donde's mobile app uses visual cues, rather than text, to search retailers.

PayPal Gets Modest, Buys Mobile Commerce Platform

PayPal's deal for Modest could make it easier for smaller merchants to enter the world of mobile shopping.

Hard Labor at Amazon? Wall Street Shrugs

Jeff Bezos fires back after unflattering New York Times piece on the work environment at Amazon.

Samsung Pay Widens Mobile Wallet Options

Samsung enters the mobile pay market.

Timbuk2’s Messenger Makeover

Timbuk2's messenger bags are functional and tech-friendly, but are they suitably stylish?

Michelle Lam Makes Data Sexy, One Bra at a Time

Michelle Lam, the founder of intimates e-tailer True & Co., is working to dramatically change the way women…

Surface Magazine Increases Fashion Content

Surface magazine's September issue reveals a new approach to its fashion coverage.

Why Yahoo Bought Polyvore

Digital magazines to get a boost.

ModCloth’s New Line, New CEO Offer Fresh Start

After 13 years, the cutesy vintage-inspired e-tailer will this week launch its first full line of branded…

EBay Valet Absorbs Secondhand Clothing Startup Twice

Software created by Twice called Vulcan, which primarily aids in the logistics of listing items in bulk, was…

Wired Toasts Cover Girl Rashida Jones

The magazine put the writer, actress and producer on its cover because, its editor said, "All the heroes in…