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Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Airbnb Appoints Chris Lehane, Former Aide to Bill Clinton, as Head of Policy   —  For years, Chris Lehane has known how to wage political war inside the Beltway.  More recently, he's been focused on fighting political battles from inside of Silicon Valley.  —  Now, Mr. Lehane is going tech full-time.
Aug 27, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Unicorns aggressively recruit employees from Silicon Valley giants, with Airbnb poaching over 100 workers and Uber targeting Google's mapping unit   —  Unicorns Hunt for Talent Among Silicon Valley's Giants  —  For the last year, Google's work force has increasingly been under attack from a herd of unicorns.
Aug 23, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Dick Costolo plans to step down from Twitter board by end of year or when new CEO is appointed   —  Dick Costolo Reportedly Plans to Step Down From Twitter's Board  —  Dick Costolo, the former chief executive of Twitter, plans to leave the company's board of directors by the end of the year …
Aug 8, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Filmmaker Casey Neistat's Beme video sharing app aims for authenticity by not letting users review the ephemeral four-second videos they send   —  Casey Neistat's Beme Is a Social App That Aims to Replace Illusions With Reality  —  Casey Neistat isn't as handsome as in his Facebook profile picture.
Jul 17, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context
New York Times:
Uber, other suitors no longer bidding for Here; Nokia continues talks with BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz consortium, wants at least $4B for its mapping service   —  Uber Out of the Running for Here, Nokia's Digital Mapping Service  —  Uber has made no secret of its global ambitions.
Jul 13, 2015, 5:30 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Former Reddit CEO says Alexis Ohanian responsible for firing that touched off Reddit revolt, noting a “stunning lack of leadership” in letting Pao take the heat   —  Details Emerge About Victoria Taylor's Dismissal at Reddit  —  Over the last week, the circumstances surrounding …
Jul 13, 2015, 2:45 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sources: Facebook seeking licensing deals to insert music videos in users' feeds, said to offer better revenue sharing than YouTube   —  Facebook Said to Seek Music Video Licensing Deals  —  Over the last few years, Facebook has slowly encroached on YouTube's territory as a go-to outlet for online video …
Jul 10, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
After moderators protested dismissal of a key employee by taking down popular subreddits, Reddit CEO Ellen Pao apologizes for how the transition was handled   —  Reddit Moderators Shut Down Parts of Site Over Employee's Dismissal  —  Hundreds of sections of Reddit, the popular online message board …
Jul 4, 2015, 10:10 AMIn context
New York Times:
Privacy group EPIC asks FTC to prevent Uber from updating its privacy policy to allow background location data collection   —  Uber Data Collection Changes Should Be Barred, Privacy Group Urges  —  A leading privacy rights group wants the Federal Trade Commission to prohibit Uber …
Jun 22, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
New York Times:
California Labor Commission rules Uber driver should be classified as an employee, not an independent contractor   —  California Says Uber Driver Is Employee, Not a Contractor  —  In what could prove to be a precedent-setting ruling for the sharing economy, California's Labor Commission …
Jun 17, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context

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