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Tony Romm / Recode:
White House hires Matt Lira, a longtime aide to GOP lawmakers, to assist with innovation policy and initiatives   —  The president has tapped a Republican digital expert as he forms his tech policy ranks.  —  President Donald Trump is slowly filling his ranks of top tech advisers in the White House.
Mar 23, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
LinkedIn introduces trending topics section curated by human editors, rolling out Wednesday to US users on mobile and desktop   —  LinkedIn pulls a Facebook.  —  LinkedIn is known for helping people find their next job, but now it wants to help people find their news, too.
Mar 22, 2017, 9:10 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Sources: Pinterest expects $500M+ in revenue this year, a jump of at least 67% over last year's $300M   —  The visual discovery site is on the path to an IPO.  —  Pinterest may finally be growing into its $11 billion valuation.  —  Pinterest, which makes all of its money from advertising …
Mar 21, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Mar 19, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Internal docs: Uber's 43 self-driving cars drove 20,365 miles last week with human intervention every 0.8 miles and “critical interventions” every 200 miles   —  A first look at Uber's progress.  —  Some of Uber's self-driving cars aren't driving as smoothly as the company hoped they would.
Mar 16, 2017, 9:10 PMIn context
Tess Townsend / Recode:
Google fixes an Allo glitch that let Google Assistant reveal to friends your previous searches   —  The mobile messaging app lets you include Google Assistant in conversations.  —  Google's mobile messaging app Allo can reveal your Google search history to people you message, which could have big privacy implications.
Mar 14, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Sources: SoundCloud has been trying to raise $100M since last summer, without success   —  In 2014, the streaming music service thought it was worth $700 million.  It could sell for much less.  —  SoundCloud needs more money, or it needs a buyer.  —  Sources say the streaming music service …
Mar 10, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Didi Chuxing opens AI lab in Mountain View, California, and hires Uber engineer Charlie Miller to lead security and development teams   —  The Mountain View lab will focus on AI-based security and intelligent driving systems for cars.  —  Didi, China's largest ride-hail player, is getting serious about self-driving cars.
Mar 8, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Amazon says it's working on its 10th Amazon Books store, located in Bellevue Square in Seattle with plans to open in 2017   —  The new Amazon Books location will open in Bellevue, Wash., later this year.  —  People were surprised when Amazon announced its first brick-and-mortar bookstore in November 2015.
Mar 8, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Uber confirms it is searching for a COO who can “partner” with CEO Travis Kalanick   —  Some dream names for the job include former Disney COO Tom Staggs and CVS' Helena Foulkes.  —  Uber CEO Travis Kalanick just told his employees at an all-hands meeting this morning that the company …
Mar 7, 2017, 1:57 PMIn context

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