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Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Becoming Steve Jobs challenges Walter Isaacson's official biography with support from Jobs's inner circle   —  The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was  —  Walter Isaacson's official biography of Apple's genius leader is being challenged by a new book supported by Jobs's inner circle.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
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Interview with Dan Pfeiffer, the outgoing senior communications advisor to the President, on social media strategy   —  The Man Who Made Obama Viral  —  White House Communications Czar Dan Pfeiffer reveals the strategy—and looks to the future of POTUS PR in the social media era
Mar 10, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
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Behind Yahoo's critical Alibaba investment and Marissa Mayer's plan to spin it into a separate company   —  Yahoo and Alibaba: Joined at the Balance Sheet  —  You head an Internet company.  It has a billion users.  Your social product alone has over 400 million users and is actually kind of hip.
Mar 8, 2015, 11:20 AMIn context
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On its 20th anniversary, Marissa Mayer talks about turning around Yahoo   —  On Yahoo's 20th Anniversary, its CEO presents a progress report on how she's turning around—and maybe transforming—an Internet icon  —  It is sunset in Sunnyvale, but Marissa Mayer's day is far from over.
Mar 2, 2015, 10:10 AMIn context
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How Pebble built Pebble Time amidst looming competition from Android Wear and Apple Watch   —  A Pebble in Apple's Shoe  —  In the battle for your wrist, a small company thinks it can hold off the tech giants by going back to its Kickstarter roots— with a watch called Time
Feb 24, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
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How Twitter developed its revenue model, even as user growth disappointed   —  While Twitter struggles to get new users, its revenue side is killing it.  —  In 2009 Twitter was a 50-person company punching way above its weight in cultural impact, its micro-blogging platform blasting its way into the public imagination.
Feb 4, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
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Facebook directly querying 600 paid users about News Feed stories to improve ranking algorithms, may expand querying to general population   —  Revealed: Facebook's Project to Find Out What People Really Want in Their News Feed  —  Every weekday beginning at around nine …
Jan 30, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
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How Google Search is using Knowledge Graph, Voice Search, and Google Now to transition to the mobile dominant world   —  How Google Search Dealt With Mobile  —  Google's flagship product has been part of our lives for so long that we take it for granted.  But Google doesn't.
Jan 16, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
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Nov 6, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Google X's Life Sciences team is developing nanoparticles that enter your bloodstream for early detection of cancer and other diseases   —  “We're Hoping to Build the Tricorder”  —  Google X's Andrew Conrad is developing an early disease detection system that could reinvent health care
Oct 28, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context

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