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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Timehop founder Jonathan Wegener, who joined Snap in January to work on Snapchat's product, has already left the company   —  Jonathan Wegener joined Snap in January to work on product.  Now he's gone.  —  Timehop founder Jonathan Wegener, who joined Snap in January to work on Snapchat's product, has already left the company.
Dec 21, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
RBC: 44% of US teens chose Snapchat as the one social network they would keep if trapped on deserted island, ahead of 24% for Instagram and 14% for Facebook   —  Good news, Snap investors.  —  Some good news for Snap: Despite its sluggish business and slumping stock price …
Dec 18, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Sources: at least three prominent investors have decided not to fund HQ Trivia after finding troubling conduct on part of the founders, particularly Colin Kroll   —  Former Vine co-founders Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll don't have a lot of fans from their time at Twitter.
Dec 18, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook clamps down on “engagement bait” posts and pages that urge people to like and share by demoting them in News Feed starting this week   —  Facebook has identified a new kind of spam: Engagement baiting.  —  Facebook is cracking down on a new type of clickbait …
Dec 18, 2017, 6:35 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Pinterest President Tim Kendall is leaving at the end of 2017 to work on his own healthcare startup; Jon Alferness to take over his responsibilities   —  Kendall is going to build his own health care startup.  —  Tim Kendall, Pinterest's president and its most important business executive …
Nov 30, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
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Nov 29, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
FanDuel CEO and co-founder Nigel Eccles is leaving to start an esports company   —  FanDuel's board is getting an overhaul, too.  —  FanDuel CEO and co-founder Nigel Eccles is leaving the company and stepping down from its board, where he was chairman.  —  Eccles, who's been CEO since …
Nov 20, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook now has 1.37B DAUs, vs. 1.18B a year ago; average revenue per user climbs to $7.54, up from $5.95 a year ago   —  Facebook reported $10.3 billion in revenue last quarter, more than analysts expected.  —  Facebook's Russia problem isn't affecting the company's business.  At least not yet.
Nov 1, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Senators including Blunt and Burr downplay Russian meddling impact on 2016 election; Twitter says it banned 106 accounts for creating 700+ vote-by-text tweets   —  Tech companies will take questions from the Senate and House Intel Committees on Wednesday.  —  Take two.
Nov 1, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Tuesday Senate hearing: Google explains delay in cutting RT from ad program; Twitter says ~5% accounts are spam; Facebook says it revealed all known Russian ads   —  A live look at the Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on Russian election interference.  —  Facebook, Google and Twitter …
Oct 31, 2017, 3:58 PMIn context

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IBM:
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