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Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Klout co-founder Joe Fernandez steps down as CEO about a year after firm's acquisition   —  Klout Founder Joe Fernandez Steps Down  —  Klout co-founder and CEO Joe Fernandez has stepped down from his role leading the social media influence startup that's now owned by Lithium Technologies.
Apr 17, 2015, 6:05 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Verizon offering FiOS TV packages with mix-and-match channel packs that viewers can swap out each month; plans start at $54.99   —  Verizon's New Pay TV Pitch Isn't A La Carte TV.  But It's Getting Closer.  —  People who say they hate paying for cable TV often say they only want to pay …
Apr 17, 2015, 1:10 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
EyeEm, a photo-sharing social network where users can get paid for their photos, closes $18M Series B led by Valar Ventures   —  EyeEm Raises $18 Million in Quest to Sell Your Smartphone Photos  —  EyeEm, a photo-sharing social network akin to Instagram, has raised $18 million in new venture funding, according to CEO Flo Meissner.
Apr 16, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Sources: Jawbone closes $300M investment round from BlackRock, giving it a valuation of about $3B   —  Jawbone to Launch Payments Wearable With Amex, as It Closes a $300M Investment Round  —  “Reports of our death are greatly exaggerated,” said Jawbone CEO Hosain Rahman to me earlier today in an interview in New York.
Apr 16, 2015, 1:05 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
What's Next for Google and the EU?  It Could Be a Quick Settlement.   —  Google's antitrust standoff with the European Union, a tumultuous legal tug-of-war begun in February 2010, reached a climax this morning with the EU laying the foundation for a formal complaint against Google for abusing its market position.
Apr 15, 2015, 11:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter Homepage Adds Sampling of Tweets to Lure Unregistered Users   —  Twitter.com has a new look.  —  The social network officially launched a new version of its homepage on Wednesday, one that includes a handful of different Twitter categories that lead users to streams of tweets without needing to sign in to an account.
Apr 15, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Sources Say Yahoo, Foursquare Are Not in Talks   —  Yahoo is not in talks to buy local recommendations service Foursquare, according to multiple people familiar with the companies.  Earlier today, TechCrunch reported a possible deal and floated a $900 million price tag.
Apr 15, 2015, 11:28 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Nokia Agrees to Buy Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 Billion   —  Nokia said late Tuesday that it plans to buy rival network gear maker Alcatel-Lucent for 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion) in stock.  —  The deal has been approved by both companies' boards but still requires regulatory and other approvals.
Apr 15, 2015, 1:35 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Memo: Google responds to EU's imminent antitrust charges, says it expects EU to open investigation into Android on Wednesday   —  Here Is Google's Internal Response to the Imminent EU Charges (Memo)  —  On Wednesday, the European Union is expected to drop the hammer on Google …
Apr 14, 2015, 7:50 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
IHS report: Verizon 64GB Galaxy S6 Edge costs about $290 to build, more than Apple's iPhones, and $34 more than Galaxy S5   —  Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge Is More Expensive to Build Than Apple's iPhones  —  Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6 Edge, is the most costly yet to build and assemble …
Apr 14, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context

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