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Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Instagram COO Marne Levine, who is helping the company mature into a full-fledged business by pushing Facebook for resources, expanding partnerships   —  As chief operating officer, Marne Levine has been helping the photo-sharing app mature into a full-fledged business
Apr 16, 2017, 5:35 PMIn context
Mike Shields / Wall Street Journal:
Snap to roll out “Snap to Store” tool, which lets brands measure if Snapchat geofilter ad campaigns drive users to specific locations   —  Newly public company rolls out ‘Snap to Store’ set of data and tools for advertisers  —  Snapchat once pledged not to be creepy with advertising.
Apr 13, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Nick Kostov / Wall Street Journal:
Altice USA, owner of Cablevision and Suddenlink, files for IPO; sources say company hopes to raise $1B+ at a valuation of over $20B   —  Altice NV expected to retain 70% stake in its U.S. arm  —  PARIS—Altice USA filed paperwork to go public Tuesday, in an offering that would raise more than $1 billion …
Apr 11, 2017, 3:13 PMIn context
Jay Greene / Wall Street Journal:
Data center arms race: top cloud computing firms Amazon, Alphabet, and Microsoft spent a combined $31.5B in 2016 on capital expenses and leases, up 22% from '15   —  Top three cloud-computing firms have spent $31.5 billion in 2016 on capital expenses and leases
Apr 9, 2017, 7:30 PMIn context
Peter Rudegeair / Wall Street Journal:
Trov raises $45M Series D to expand its app-based single item insurance service to the US and Japan, bringing total raised to $85M   —  Financial-technology startup raises $45 million to expand into new markets  —  Trov Inc., a financial-technology startup aiming to bring on-demand services …
Apr 9, 2017, 3:55 AMIn context
John D. McKinnon / Wall Street Journal:
FCC Chief Ajit Pai Develops Plans to Roll Back Net Neutrality Rules   —  Republican could make his plans public as soon as this month  —  Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai laid out preliminary plans to roll back the agency's net neutrality rules in a meeting this week …
Apr 6, 2017, 10:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Spotify is considering directly listing its shares on a public exchange in September, instead of a traditional IPO   —  Music-streaming service considers a direct listing, bypassing the typical public-offering script  —  Music-streaming service Spotify AB is readying an initial public offering that is expected by year-end.
Apr 6, 2017, 8:00 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Comcast unveils Xfinity Mobile wireless phone service for its internet and TV subscribers for $65 a month, and $12/GB pay-as-you-go plan   —  Cable-TV giant to unveil cellular plans in challenge to Verizon, AT&T  —  Comcast Corp. CMCSA -1.19% is poised to enter the fiercely competitive wireless phone market …
Apr 6, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context
John D. McKinnon / Wall Street Journal:
Ajit Pai plans to create Office of Economics and Data at FCC by the end of the year for better cost-benefit analysis of agency's regulations   —  New Office of Economics and Data could ease rollback of net-neutrality rules  —  WASHINGTON—Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai …
Apr 6, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: NFL and Amazon strike $50M deal to stream 10 Thursday night games to Prime members; price is five times that of NFL's agreement with Twitter last year   —  Deal for 10 Thursday night games will be available only to Amazon Prime members  —  Amazon is ready for some football.
Apr 4, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context

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