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Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Facebook Reverses Stance — Again — On Violent Viral Video   —  Sometimes figuring out the fine line between free expression and overly objectionable content is harder than you'd think.  —  Just ask Facebook, which on Tuesday reversed a stance it took just 24 hours previously and removed …
Oct 22, 2013, 9:55 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Twitter Likely to Kill Its Music App   —  Just six months after launching it, Twitter is strongly considering killing off its Twitter #Music mobile application, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.  —  It is unclear what Twitter's time frame is for ultimately ending support …
Oct 19, 2013, 4:35 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Twitter Plans to Revamp Its Private Messaging Product   —  Twitter's entire premise is based on publicness.  “Join the conversation in the global town square!” the company likes to say.  —  But, over the past year, Twitter has come around to seeing the value of being more discreet.
Oct 17, 2013, 9:10 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Facebook Aims to Court Teens With More Public Posting Options   —  The adage should be familiar by now: Teens may have a Facebook profile, but they sure don't think it's cool anymore.  —  In a move on Wednesday afternoon, however, Facebook is starting to become a bit like its younger, hipper competitors.
Oct 16, 2013, 4:10 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Facebook's $120 Million Onavo Buy Comes With Lots of Upside   —  Facebook made news on Sunday night, snapping up the Tel Aviv-based mobile app analytics company Onavo.  —  And the price paid is nothing to sneeze at; multiple sources said that Facebook ended up paying somewhere in the neighborhood of $120 million for the company.
Oct 15, 2013, 6:50 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Bilton Book: Twitter's Dick Costolo Was Fired (And Rehired) in 2010   —  Twitter's founding tale keeps getting more and more complicated.  —  Twitter CEO Dick Costolo was briefly fired from the company by an adviser to the board in 2010, according to a new book detailing the early, tumultuous days of the microblogging service.
Oct 13, 2013, 1:15 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Bilton Twitter Book — Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Almost Went to Facebook (And More!)   —  What do you do after getting pushed out of the CEO seat of the Internet company you co-founded?  —  Maybe you take a trip to the beach and leave the worries of Silicon Valley behind for a time.
Oct 9, 2013, 6:15 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Twitter Tweaks Its Welcome Screen to Better Explain Itself   —  Twitter's IPO is just around the corner — and it's already showing signs of change.  —  The company quietly updated the Twitter.com homepage over the weekend, changing the visual design and welcome text that people see when first encountering the service.
Oct 7, 2013, 12:45 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
At 215 Million Monthly Active Users, Twitter Has a Growth Problem   —  Twitter has a growth problem.  —  The company reported more than 215 million monthly active users in its S-1 Filing on Thursday.  At the bare minimum, that means that as of June 30, the company has added on average …
Oct 3, 2013, 5:55 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / AllThingsD:
Settle With Friends?  Zynga and Bang With Friends End Trademark Dispute.   —  Sometimes, even the rockiest of relationships end up parting ways amicably.  —  Social gaming giant Zynga and the makers of Bang With Friends, the casual sex matchmaking application, have reached a settlement on Monday …
Sep 30, 2013, 2:50 PMIn context

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