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Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Periscope announces 2M daily active users, claims more than 10M have created accounts since launch   —  Periscope Has 10 Million Users (Kinda)  —  Twitter has spent a lot of time talking up Periscope, the livestreaming app it bought back in January.  Now it wants you to know that people …
Aug 13, 2015, 12:15 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Trevor O'Brien, the Product Lead Running All Twitter Apps, Is Departing   —  Another key product exec is leaving Twitter.  —  Trevor O'Brien, who joined Twitter a year and a half ago from YouTube and oversees product for Twitter's iOS and Android apps, is departing the company, according to multiple sources.
Aug 1, 2015, 12:15 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Snapchat Revenue Could Hit $50 Million This Year — But It Still Needs a CFO   —  Snapchat is finally making some real money, with a lot more coming in 2016.  It's also looking for someone to manage all that cash.  —  Snapchat is targeting around $50 million in revenue this year …
Jul 31, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter added just 2M MAUs in Q2, excluding “SMS Fast Followers”   —  Twitter Asks for More Time to Fix Things — And Freaks Out Wall Street  —  Twitter added just two million new core users last quarter, and while it also beat Wall Street revenue estimates, investors still aren't buying the Twitter story.
Jul 28, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
DraftKings raises $300M at a valuation of more than $1.2B in a round led by Fox Sports, pledges to spend $250M on ads with the TV company   —  DraftKings Raises $300 Million, Promises to Spend Much of It With Fox Sports  —  Attention sports fans: Prepare to see a lot more DraftKings advertising over the next few years.
Jul 27, 2015, 12:30 AMIn context
Re/code:
Sources: Snapchat to add BuzzFeed, Vox, and others to Discover, drop Warner Music; 2 or 3 new partners added next week, second group in August or September   —  Snapchat Adding New Publishers to Its Service, Including BuzzFeed  —  You'll soon see a few more publishers in Snapchat's Discover feature.
Jul 23, 2015, 4:14 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter's annual mobile developer conference, Flight, scheduled for October 21 in San Francisco   —  Twitter's Mobile Developer Conference, Flight, Returns  —  Twitter is bringing back Flight this October, the mobile developer conference it launched last year to show off products for people who build mobile apps.
Jul 23, 2015, 9:15 AMIn context
Re/code:
Once outcasts, three Canadian researchers now lead the deep learning efforts at Google, Facebook and IBM   —  Welcome to the AI Conspiracy: The ‘Canadian Mafia’ Behind Tech's Latest Craze  —  In the late '90s, Tomi Poutanen, a precocious computer whiz from Finland, hoped to do his dissertation …
Jul 20, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
FanDuel raises $275M round led by KKR, source says at a valuation well over $1B   —  FanDuel Raises $275 Million, Births Unicorn  —  FanDuel, one of the two major players in the budding daily fantasy sports industry, has raised $275 million in new venture funding.
Jul 14, 2015, 10:35 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
You Can Now Just Tell Facebook What You Want to See in News Feed   —  Facebook has come up with a new, simple approach to determine what you want to see at the top of your News Feed: It's going to ask you.  —  The social network, which is known for its ever-evolving News Feed algorithm …
Jul 9, 2015, 8:55 AMIn context

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