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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter will cut 9% of its workforce, or roughly 350 people; sources say cuts are company-wide with a focus on sales and marketing teams   —  The layoffs were announced alongside Twitter's Q3 earnings Thursday morning.  —  Asa Mathat  —  Twitter is cutting 9 percent of its staff …
Oct 27, 2016, 7:04 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Tinder plans to double its workforce in the next 12-18 months and open a small satellite office in Silicon Valley, says CEO Sean Rad   —  Tinder is coming to Silicon Valley to recruit.  —  It's a match!  —  After spending its first four years exclusively in West Hollywood …
Oct 23, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
NBA will broadcast one game per week, minimum 25 games this season, in VR, in partnership with NextVR   —  They won't be free, but they will be ad-free.  —  The NBA is expanding its push into virtual reality.  —  The league announced Thursday it will broadcast at least one game per week …
Oct 20, 2016, 9:55 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Periscope launches Periscope Producer, letting select users stream any live-video feed on Periscope without using Periscope's mobile app   —  So now you can stream stuff from places other than your phone.  —  Twitter-owned Periscope wants more high-quality video content — the kind of video that's not usually captured on a smartphone.
Oct 13, 2016, 1:03 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter won't host its annual developer conference, Flight, this year, will focus on smaller regional events instead   —  The company will focus on smaller regional events instead.  —  Twitter will forgo its annual mobile developer conference, Flight, this year.
Oct 12, 2016, 10:00 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Snapchat moves user posts to top of Stories feature, demotes content from Discover publishing partners, stops auto-advancing Stories, and adds Playlist feature   —  You'll see all your friends' Stories first now.  —  Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Vanity Fair
Oct 7, 2016, 5:40 PMIn context
Recode:
Sources: Google will not make a Twitter bid and Apple is also an unlikely suitor; Twitter stock falls around 20% after the news   —  Amid speculation, the tech giants have other aims  —  According to sources close to the situation, Google does not currently plan to make a bid for Twitter.
Oct 5, 2016, 7:20 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
WhatsApp update brings emojis, ability to write and draw on photos, videos, and adds screen flash for front-facing photos, available on Android today, iOS soon   —  Emojis, anyone?  —  WhatsApp launched a handful of new photo editing features Monday, including the ability to draw on pictures …
Oct 3, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter will live stream Bloomberg's coverage of all three presidential debates, split revenue from ads displayed during pre-debate and post-debate coverage   —  Hillary versus Trump, live on Twitter.  —  When Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump square off in their first nationally televised presidential debate …
Sep 21, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook buys Nascent Objects, a startup with tools for rapidly prototyping hardware ideas   —  The company will join Facebook's new top-secret hardware lab, Building 8.  —  Facebook has acquired Nascent Objects, a small Bay Area startup that offers what the company calls a …
Sep 19, 2016, 2:33 PMIn context

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