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Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook launches a standalone website for Messenger at Messenger.com for users who want a dedicated desktop messaging experience   —  Facebook Launches Messenger for Web Browsers  —  Facebook is bringing Messenger, its standalone messaging tool, to the Web.
Apr 8, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter tests displaying promoted tweets on user profile pages   —  Twitter Is Now Placing Ads Within User Profiles  —  Your Twitter profile may soon include a new decoration: Advertising.  —  Twitter is bringing promoted tweets, the app's signature ad unit, to people's profile pages as part of a new test.
Apr 1, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook Is Testing Continuous Autoplay for Videos   —  Sit back, relax and enjoy a few hours of ... Facebook videos?  —  The social network is testing a new Netflix-like video feature that automatically plays another video once the one you're currently watching ends.
Mar 25, 2015, 4:55 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook Launches a Mobile Ad Exchange on Top of LiveRail   —  Facebook announced a number of expected updates to its ad product LiveRail at its F8 developer conference Wednesday, including the use of Facebook user data, instead of just Web cookies, to help advertisers target users outside of Facebook.
Mar 25, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Re/code:
Tinder brings on former eBay exec Chris Payne to replace co-founder Sean Rad as CEO   —  Tinder Swipes Right on Its New CEO: Former eBay Exec Chris Payne  —  Popular mobile dating app Tinder has hired high-profile tech exec Chris Payne as its new CEO, finally replacing current CEO and co-founder Sean Rad …
Mar 20, 2015, 12:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Former Facebook employee Chia Hong sues company for sex discrimination, sexual harassment, represented by law firm representing Ellen Pao in KPCB suit   —  Former Facebook Employee Sues for Sex Discrimination, Harassment  —  A former Facebook employee is suing the company for a number of claims …
Mar 18, 2015, 3:40 PMIn context
Re/code:
Sources: Snapchat's COO Emily White departs, as CEO Evan Spiegel seeks a larger operational role within the company   —  Exclusive: Snapchat COO Emily White to Depart Ephemeral Messaging Phenom  —  Emily White, the high-profile Instagram exec whose hiring as COO of Snapchat in late 2013 was much touted …
Mar 13, 2015, 2:02 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Publishers using Snapchat Discover set high ad rates that command $50,000 to $100,000 per day for 500K to 1M views   —  Snapchat's Discover Publishers Are Asking for Big Ad Rates — And They're Getting Them  —  Snapchat's Discover platform is one of the hottest properties in media.
Mar 12, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook to shut down FriendFeed on April 9, five years after acquiring the service   —  Facebook Officially Shuts the Door on FriendFeed  —  RIP, FriendFeed.  —  Facebook is shutting down the News Feed-like social network it acquired back in 2009, according to a blog post.
Mar 9, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook Anonymous Login Still in Beta After a Year   —  There are many things that come to mind when you hear the word “Facebook” — anonymity likely isn't one of them.  —  The social network has long required users to sign up and interact with friends using their authentic identity.
Mar 6, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context

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