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online platform

An online marketplace that places one party in touch with another, such as buyers and sellers. Examples are eBay, Craigslist, Amazon Marketplace, Airbnb and Uber. The online system may be entirely self-contained, or it may allow third-party apps to connect via the platform's programming interface (API). See platform.
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Airbnb provides an online platform for hosts to register their accommodations for tourists and take a 3 percent commission.
Following the investment from BGF, the company will develop its UK leading online platform and expand into European markets such as Germany and the Netherlands.
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28 March 2017 - US-based home services marketplace operator HomeAdvisor, an IAC (NASDAQ: IAC) company, has acquired UK-based home services online platform MyBuilder, the company said.
Canada-based insurance package provider, Zensurance, said that it is launching a platform that can be used by business customers to apply for insurance through an online platform.
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eSignature Group, LLC has launched a secure online platform that allows shareholders to obtain a medallion signature guarantee for the transfer of securities, the company said.
In Germany, where the company has been operating since 2013, an online platform will be rolled out, too, JBC said.
The online platform will also help owners maximise revenue generating space in the hotels, and increase the speed to market.
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THE Congress- led UPA government, which often ends up at the receiving end of online campaigns, is going about building its own online platform to reach out to the virtual world, and the ministry of information and broadcasting is leading the way.

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