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Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Sources: COO and CTO at in-app ad provider Quixey depart as startup misses revenue targets   —  Quixey COO, CTO Depart as Mobile Startup Misses Revenue Targets  —  A wave of staffers, including two high-level execs, have recently left Quixey after the well-funded mobile startup missed …
Feb 29, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Google AMP is about speeding up mobile web, not beating Facebook at news, and may expand beyond publishing to e-commerce and other types of websites   —  Google AMP Is Less About Beating Facebook at News, More About Gobbling Up the Mobile Web  —  When Google looks at the mobile Web, it sees so many things it does not like.
Feb 28, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Yelp customer service employee publicly confronts CEO about low pay, is promptly fired   —  Yelp Customer Service Employee Protests Low Pay in Medium Post, Is Promptly Fired  —  Late on Friday afternoon, Talia Jane, a customer service employee for Yelp, penned a letter to CEO Jeremy Stoppelman …
Feb 20, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
European Commission VP Andrus Ansip on leading the Digital Single Market initiative, cybersecurity, opposition to encryption back doors   —  European Commission VP Andrus Ansip on Digital Single Market  —  Andrus Ansip has a problem with Tim Cook.  —  At his Brussels office …
Feb 13, 2016, 8:05 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
John Giannandrea's appointment as Google's search chief shows that AI is key to maintaining Google's dominance in search   —  Why John Giannandrea, Google's AI Research Head, Will Run Search  —  As it ballooned, Google's research group has nabbed a shocking number of computing's biggest brains.
Feb 6, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
In December, Microsoft stopped providing funding to FairSearch, a watchdog behind Google antitrust cases, including the one pending in the EU   —  Microsoft Quietly Retreats From FairSearch, Watchdog Behind Google Antitrust Cases  —  For years now, Google's knee-jerk response …
Jan 22, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Jan 16, 2016, 10:35 AMIn context
Re/code:
Jawbone gets $165M round in all-equity deal valuing company at $1.5B, half its highest valuation of $3B, as president Sameer Samat heads back to Google   —  Jawbone Gets $165 Million in Complex Down Round, as Sameer Samat Heads Back to Google  —  Jawbone, the San Francisco maker …
Jan 15, 2016, 1:56 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Google opens VR division, headed by VP for Product Management Clay Bavor; apps division now under SVP Diane Greene, head of enterprise operations   —  Google Opens Virtual Reality Division, Apps Move to Enterprise Unit  —  As Facebook and Microsoft have plowed ahead with virtual reality, Google has looked like it's behind.
Jan 12, 2016, 2:47 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Didi Kuaidi says it has booked 1.43B rides in 2015, 200M of them in December   —  Take That, Uber!  Didi Kuaidi Says It Booked Over a Billion Rides Just in 2015.  —  Last month, Uber declared that it had booked over one billion rides worldwide through its app since its creation in 2009.
Jan 11, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context

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