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Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Medium adds public follower and following lists to profile pages, catching users off guard   —  In Exposing Followers, Medium Fails Readers  —  If Medium wants to turn itself into a respectable publisher, it probably shouldn't behave like a social network.
Aug 16, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
Nexus program manager Dave Burke says Google has no plans to stop making Nexus devices   —  No, Google Isn't Going To Kill Its Nexus Devices  —  Rumors of the demise of Google's Nexus line of “pure Android” devices have been greatly exaggerated.  When Google launches the official release …
Jun 27, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
Apple Bought Beats Because “Music Is Dying”   —  Apple executives made their first public appearance after announcing the company's $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the audio accessories maker, and Beats Music, a streaming-music service, Wednesday evening at the Code Conference in Los Angeles.
May 29, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Lauren Orsini / ReadWrite:
Pinterest Raises A $200 Million Warchest To Do Battle With Google   —  Pinterest has raised $200 million from investors in a deal that values the company at $5 billion, a source close to the company told ReadWrite.  (Update: The company is now confirming its financing.)
May 15, 2014, 6:46 PMIn context
Anthony Myers / ReadWrite:
Salesforce Finally Connects Heroku To Its Cloud   —  Salesforce finally connected the powerful Heroku cloud application platform to its own database layer on Tuesday with the release of the Heroku Connect tool.  The move was promised last year when the company debuted its Salesforce1 mobile app …
May 13, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
PayPal launches new logo and a TV ad campaign ahead of product push   —  Why PayPal Rushed A New Logo To Market  —  PayPal president David Marcus is in a hurry.  He's got new payments products to roll out—ones that will ease e-commerce, speed up real-world transactions, and spread PayPal's reach in the apps on your phone.
Apr 30, 2014, 3:50 PMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Foursquare CEO: How We'll Tell You Where To Eat And What To Order   —  Dennis Crowley's vision for Foursquare extends way beyond the check-in.  —  The cofounder and CEO of Foursquare envisions a future where our mobile devices learn our behavior and provide suggestions for events …
Mar 18, 2014, 7:00 AMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Under Marissa Mayer, 31 of Yahoo's 38 startup acquisitions have closed their services   —  Yahoo: Destroyer Of Startups  —  Another day, another Yahoo acquisition.  —  Yesterday the search giant swiped up the five-man Vizify team, a data visualization startup that turns your social media posts …
Mar 7, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
How Developers And Consumers Can Get Android Apps On The Nokia X … The Nokia X Android smartphone won't come with access to the Google Play store and its million-plus apps.  So how is Nokia going to woo developers to build apps for its shiny new Android device after going whole hog …
Feb 24, 2014, 3:25 AMIn context
Lauren Orsini / ReadWrite:
The Most In-Demand Tech Skills: Why Java And The Classics Ruled 2013   —  If you're a Java developer, chances are you did pretty well for yourself in 2013.  —  At least, that's according to statistics from Stack Overflow.  Thousands of companies use the website's Careers 2. search in order …
Jan 9, 2014, 8:10 AMIn context

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