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Emily Steel / New York Times:
Hulu launches commercial-free option for $12 per month   —  Hulu Starts a Commercial-Free Option to Rival Netflix and Amazon  —  Hulu announced Wednesday that it was starting a commercial-free version of its streaming service, costing $12 a month, in its latest effort to enhance its offerings …
Sep 2, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
New York Times:
Hotels fight back against travel sites like Expedia and Priceline, luring guests to book with them directly by offering digital check-in, free meals, WiFi, more   —  Hotels Fight Back Against Sites Like Expedia and Priceline  —  For years, travelers have been drawn to online sites like Expedia …
Sep 1, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
European law firm Hausfeld and public affairs group Avisa launch GRIP, a platform to help companies sue Google in Europe   —  European Firms Team Up to Target Google in Civil Lawsuits  —  Google already faces antitrust charges from Europe's competition authorities.
Sep 1, 2015, 3:50 AMIn context
New York Times:
European publishers are actively lobbying to strengthen copyright rules and limit Google's advertising power   —  European Publishers Play Lobbying Role Against Google  —  BERLIN — In private sessions this summer, giant publishers and media companies from Germany, France and elsewhere …
Aug 28, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Airbnb Appoints Chris Lehane, Former Aide to Bill Clinton, as Head of Policy   —  For years, Chris Lehane has known how to wage political war inside the Beltway.  More recently, he's been focused on fighting political battles from inside of Silicon Valley.  —  Now, Mr. Lehane is going tech full-time.
Aug 27, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
Google Denies Europe's Antitrust Accusations   —  Google on Thursday rejected claims from the European Union's top antitrust official that the company favored some of its own search results over those of rivals, saying there was significant competition in the region's online search market …
Aug 27, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Brian X. Chen / New York Times:
In-Flight Wi-Fi Prices Jump as Demand Surges   —  During a Tuesday-morning flight in April from Los Angeles to New York, Christine Lu's smartphone web browser loaded an unpleasant surprise: Gogo, the in-flight Wi-Fi provider, wanted to charge her $27 to use its service during the five-and-a-half-hour trip.
Aug 27, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Emily Steel / New York Times:
Netflix is licensing films from YouTube stars and developing new shows to appeal to teens   —  Netflix to Add Films and TV Series for Teenagers  —  Netflix is entering the awkward teenage years, at least with its latest programming push.  —  The company is adding to its streaming service …
Aug 26, 2015, 6:45 AMIn context
Stephanie Clifford / New York Times:
Online male escort service Rentboy raided by federal investigators on charges of promoting prostitution; CEO and six employees arrested   —  7 Charged With Promoting Prostitution by Working on Rentboy.com, an Escort Website  —  The terms of service on the website Rentboy.com said that people could not use it to exchange money for sex.
Aug 25, 2015, 10:55 PMIn context
Steven Johnson / New York Times:
How creative work in music, TV, movies, and books persists and often thrives in the post-Napster era, contrary to initial fears by some   —  The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn't  —  In the digital economy, it was supposed to be impossible to make money by making art.
Aug 24, 2015, 8:00 AMIn context

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