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Amy Schatz / Re/code:
Pressing Fwd.us: How Silicon Valley's $50 Million Bet on Immigration Stalled   —  When President Barack Obama decided in early September to postpone immigration reform, it marked the beginning of the end of Joe Green's tenure as the head of one of Silicon Valley's most ambitious political groups …
Oct 19, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Android Exec Says Google Will Loosen Reins on Watches, TVs and Cars Over Time   —  Google is taking its versatile Android operating system into new places, like cars and watches and TVs.  As part of that process, it's also severely curtailing the degree to which hardware makers can tinker with the core parts of the software.
Oct 18, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Amazon Fresh launches in New York, starting with Brooklyn's Park Slope area, for Amazon Prime members   —  Amazon Confirms It Will Deliver Fresh Groceries in New York City  —  Amazon's grocery delivery business is launching in New York City on Friday, the company said …
Oct 17, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter Is Finally Explaining Its Suggested Tweets Strategy   —  Twitter's finally opening up about its new algorithm, which shows users content they aren't asking for.  —  In August, Twitter started surfacing tweets to users from people they didn't follow with the hope of introducing them to new content.
Oct 17, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Alipay to U.S. Retailers: Let Us Be Your One-Stop Shop for Selling Into China   —  Alipay, China's popular online payments service, wants a piece of the U.S. e-commerce market and is using its close ties with Alibaba to pitch itself as the ideal conduit between American retailers and Chinese shoppers.
Oct 15, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Lauren Goode / Re/code:
Apple Plans to Stop Selling Fitbit Devices in Stores   —  Apple may soon stop selling the popular Fitbit devices, as it clears the way for its own wearable technology product set to launch sometime next year, according to sources.  —  It's unclear exactly why Apple will no longer sell the devices …
Oct 15, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
HBO will offer a stand-alone streaming service in 2015   —  HBO Says Web Subscriptions Coming in 2015  —  HBO says it's finally ready: Sometime in the next year the pay TV service will be selling a Web-only offering.  —  HBO CEO Richard Plepler, speaking at an investor presentation hosted …
Oct 15, 2014, 11:00 AMIn context
Dawn Chmielewski / Re/code:
Apple Asks Court's Permission to Challenge GT Bankruptcy — In Secret   —  Apple is seeking court permission to lodge its objections to GT Advanced Technologies' bankruptcy filing in secret, to protect details of its confidential agreements with its would-be supplier of sapphire crystal.
Oct 14, 2014, 9:10 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
SAP Cloud Apps Will Now Run on IBM's SoftLayer   —  German business software company SAP and computing giant IBM are teaming up in the cloud.  SAP says it has tapped IBM's SoftLayer service to run its suite of cloud-ready business applications.  —  The plan calls for SAP to let its customers run …
Oct 14, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
24 Percent of Millennials Say They're Not Paying for TV   —  If you're a TV programmer, you're very worried about the recent erosion in TV ratings, which have hit networks across the board this year.  The best-case scenario: People are still watching your shows, but they're watching them in ways …
Oct 14, 2014, 3:05 PMIn context

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