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Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Snapchat Is No Longer Selling Its Original Ad Unit, Brand Stories   —  Snapchat is making a few tweaks to its six-month-old ad business.  —  The company has stopped selling Brand Stories, the first type of ad it released last fall, according to multiple people familiar with the move.
Apr 14, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Pew: 71% of teens use Facebook, down from 77% in 2012, but still the most used social network   —  What Teen Problem?  Facebook Still Dominates Among Teenagers.  —  In October 2013, now-former Facebook CFO David Ebersman said on an earnings call that the company had seen …
Apr 9, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter is not currently a takeover target; recent rumors fueled by management instability, slowing growth, vulnerable single-class stock structure   —  Get Used to More Twitter Takeover Rumors  —  At the beginning of this year, Twitter CEO Dick Costolo was rumored to be stepping down immediately (he didn't).
Apr 9, 2015, 12:05 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook launches a standalone website for Messenger at Messenger.com for users who want a dedicated desktop messaging experience   —  Facebook Launches Messenger for Web Browsers  —  Facebook is bringing Messenger, its standalone messaging tool, to the Web.
Apr 8, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter tests displaying promoted tweets on user profile pages   —  Twitter Is Now Placing Ads Within User Profiles  —  Your Twitter profile may soon include a new decoration: Advertising.  —  Twitter is bringing promoted tweets, the app's signature ad unit, to people's profile pages as part of a new test.
Apr 1, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook Is Testing Continuous Autoplay for Videos   —  Sit back, relax and enjoy a few hours of ... Facebook videos?  —  The social network is testing a new Netflix-like video feature that automatically plays another video once the one you're currently watching ends.
Mar 25, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook Launches a Mobile Ad Exchange on Top of LiveRail   —  Facebook announced a number of expected updates to its ad product LiveRail at its F8 developer conference Wednesday, including the use of Facebook user data, instead of just Web cookies, to help advertisers target users outside of Facebook.
Mar 25, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Re/code:
Tinder brings on former eBay exec Chris Payne to replace co-founder Sean Rad as CEO   —  Tinder Swipes Right on Its New CEO: Former eBay Exec Chris Payne  —  Popular mobile dating app Tinder has hired high-profile tech exec Chris Payne as its new CEO, finally replacing current CEO and co-founder Sean Rad …
Mar 20, 2015, 12:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Former Facebook employee Chia Hong sues company for sex discrimination, sexual harassment, represented by law firm representing Ellen Pao in KPCB suit   —  Former Facebook Employee Sues for Sex Discrimination, Harassment  —  A former Facebook employee is suing the company for a number of claims …
Mar 18, 2015, 3:40 PMIn context
Re/code:
Sources: Snapchat's COO Emily White departs, as CEO Evan Spiegel seeks a larger operational role within the company   —  Exclusive: Snapchat COO Emily White to Depart Ephemeral Messaging Phenom  —  Emily White, the high-profile Instagram exec whose hiring as COO of Snapchat in late 2013 was much touted …
Mar 13, 2015, 2:02 PMIn context

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