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Kara Swisher / Recode:
Interview with AOL's Tim Armstrong on why he pushed Verizon to buy Yahoo, integration between the companies, and Mayer's probable departure   —  The new majordomo of the combined unit says there's new structure to come  —  Today, in an interview after the deal that everyone knew was coming …
Jul 25, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Yahoo informs others that Verizon has won the bidding process; a deal of about $5B expected to be announced by Monday   —  Verizon and Yahoo are set to announce that they are striking an acquisition deal, according to sources close to the situation.  The news is expected by Monday, although that could come earlier or later.
Jul 23, 2016, 7:05 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Verizon is close to a deal to acquire Yahoo for about $5B   —  The plan is to combine it with AOL.  —  Verizon is closing in on a deal to buy Yahoo's core business for about $5 billion, according to sources familiar with the talks.  —  Verizon has long been considered the favorite …
Jul 22, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Profile of Peter Thiel, the eccentric investor who is unlike anyone else in tech, as he endorses Trump with a speech at the RNC   —  The eccentric investor is not like anyone else in tech.  —  Okay, I will just say what pretty much everyone in tech thinks, even if they never seem to be able …
Jul 21, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
NBA to create two original programs to stream exclusively on Twitter, post more game highlights on the social network and Vine   —  But Twitter isn't getting any game broadcasts.  —  Twitter has secured the rights to stream live video content from the NBA starting next season.
Jul 19, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google recently shut down project to create high-end standalone VR headset with non-Android OS   —  Another sign that Google is putting its eggs into mobile VR.  —  Google recently shut down an internal project to create a high-end standalone virtual reality headset akin to devices …
Jul 15, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
Dawn Chmielewski / Recode:
Ambitious telecom upstart Rama is out of the bidding for wireless spectrum   —  The firm, backed by investor Chamath Palihapitiya, had hoped to challenge U.S. carriers.  —  The small firm backed by investor Chamath Palihapitiya has dropped from the Federal Communications Commission's list of firms eligible to bid for wireless spectrum.
Jul 15, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Dawn Chmielewski / Recode:
Senators Schatz, Warren, Feinstein call on FTC to investigate how companies like Airbnb are impacting the housing market   —  The Senators raise questions about whether Airbnb and other services are causing housing shortages and driving up costs.  —  Airbnb is once again under the microscope.
Jul 14, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
As Vine's userbase fails to grow, nearly all of the top product and business leaders have left over the past four months   —  What's Twitter doing with its six-second video app?  —  Nearly all of the top product and business leaders at Vine, Twitter's three-year-old short-form video service …
Jul 12, 2016, 4:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google just scored a bunch of new property to make its crazy dream campus come true   —  With the deal, LinkedIn is handing over its Mountain View headquarters.  —  Google couldn't score LinkedIn's business.  But it's getting LinkedIn's real estate.  —  On Tuesday, the two companies announced a large …
Jul 12, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context

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