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Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Instagram to begin testing an algorithm-based personalized feed for users, moving away from reverse chronological order   —  Instagram May Change Your Feed, Personalizing It With an Algorithm  —  For years, we have been trained to view web postings from our friends in a certain order.
Mar 15, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
New York Times:
Several tech execs were initially worried about supporting Apple in FBI case because of its potential to backfire, concerns over public perception   —  Apple Gets Tech Industry Backing in iPhone Dispute, Despite Misgivings  —  It is a remarkable moment for the technology industry …
Mar 3, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Stripe unveils Stripe Atlas to help international entrepreneurs incorporate their businesses in the US   —  Stripe Atlas Aims to Ease the Way for Foreign Entrepreneurs  —  Stripe, the San Francisco-based e-commerce start-up, thrives when other businesses do well.
Feb 24, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
Tech companies offer muted or careful responses to FBI/Apple case, Microsoft and Amazon decline to comment   —  Apple Letter on iPhone Security Draws Muted Tech Industry Response  —  After a federal court ordered Apple to help unlock an iPhone used by an attacker in a December mass shooting …
Feb 18, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Uber agrees to pay $28.5M to 25M riders in US and rename its “safe ride fee” to settle class-action lawsuit over safety claims   —  Uber Settles Class-Action Suit Over Safety Background Checks  —  Uber has agreed to pay $28.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that took issue …
Feb 11, 2016, 5:30 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Delivery startups like DoorDash and Postmates struggle with driver churn, high operating costs in quest to capture untapped market   —  Delivery Start-Ups Face Road Bumps in Quest to Capture Untapped Market  —  DoorDash, one of a multitude of start-ups with a mobile app that lets people order …
Feb 11, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Twitter says it has suspended 125K accounts for promoting or threatening terrorist acts since mid-2015   —  Twitter Steps Up Efforts to Thwart Terrorists' Tweets  —  For years, Twitter has positioned itself as a “global town square” that is open to discourse from all.
Feb 5, 2016, 3:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
Facebook announces it is banning private, person-to-person sales of guns on its network and Instagram   —  Facebook Moves to Ban Private Gun Sales on Its Site  —  Facebook is banning private sales of guns on its flagship social network and on its Instagram photo-sharing service, the company said late Friday.
Jan 29, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
New York Times:
Facebook to shut down Parse, the toolkit for mobile developers it acquired in 2013; developers will have year-long window to migrate their data   —  Facebook to Shut Down Parse, Its Platform for Mobile Developers  —  Facebook acquired Parse, a toolkit and support system for mobile developers, in 2013.
Jan 28, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Foursquare's COO Jeff Glueck replaces Dennis Crowley as CEO as firm announces USV-led $45M Series E; valuation around half of prior $650M figure say sources   —  Foursquare Raises $45 Million, Cutting Its Valuation Nearly in Half  —  When Dennis Crowley helped found Foursquare in 2009 …
Jan 14, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context

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