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Nellie Bowles / Guardian:
Facebook India's managing director Kirthiga Reddy stepping down, will relocate to Facebook US   —  Facebook India's managing director Kirthiga Reddy resigns  —  Move follows a disastrous week for Facebook during which its free internet service was blocked in India and a board member praised colonialism
Feb 12, 2016, 1:28 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / The California Sunday Magazine:
Inside the almost-adult, insular lives of ambitious teenagers flooding into Silicon Valley to join tech startups   —  The Real Teens of Silicon Valley … “Do you know Zach Latta?” asked Fouad Matin, 19, on the roof of San Francisco's unofficial tech teenager headquarters one recent night.
May 16, 2015, 10:35 AMIn context
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Ellen Pao Loses on All Claims in Historic Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Against Kleiner Perkins   —  Ellen Pao lost her gender discrimination lawsuit against former employer Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Friday, a closely watched trial that has captivated Silicon Valley and served as a referendum …
Mar 27, 2015, 5:10 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Startups and Self-Loathing at the 8th Annual Crunchies Awards   —  There was a moment last night — when comedian T.J. Miller (who had called an Uber co-founder's girlfriend “bitch” multiple times) was smashing a TechCrunch piñata as a hundred people walked out of his performance …
Feb 6, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Three Downtown Project entrepreneurs committed suicide. Was happiness as a goal a factor?   —  The Downtown Project Suicides: Can the Pursuit of Happiness Kill You?  —  “It wasn't just about building a business.  It was about building a lifestyle that was about delivering happiness to everyone, including ourselves.”
Oct 4, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Amid layoffs at the Las Vegas Downtown Project, Tony Hsieh hands off lead role to his lawyer   —  Tony Hsieh Steps Down From Lead Role at Las Vegas Downtown Project  —  Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO and founder of the ambitious startup-city development Downtown Project in Las Vegas …
Sep 30, 2014, 8:20 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
YC's Jessica Livingston Was Hit On by a VC on the Way to This Interview   —  When Jessica Livingston, a co-founder of the influential startup accelerator Y Combinator, arrived at The Wine Room in Palo Alto, Calif., a little early for our meeting, a man who was also waiting outside the wine bar started to chat her up.
Aug 24, 2014, 7:10 PMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Secret Users Have Started Hosting Secret Dinner Parties, and They Are Brutal   —  Secret dinner party, said the intriguing post on Secret, an anonymous sharing app.  —  Invitations were application only, the host wrote in the comments.  As instructed, I used an anonymous account to submit my best secret to a Google doc.
Aug 21, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Airbnb Founder on Vagina Logo: “Go Ahead, Laugh All You Want”   —  Airbnb launched a new corporate logo yesterday, and everyone — including their dinner guests last night — had an opinion about it.  —  At the Verdi Club in San Francisco's Potrero Hill neighborhood, many of the guests …
Jul 18, 2014, 7:30 AMIn context
Nellie Bowles / Re/code:
Hinge, a Transparent Dating App, Raises $4.5 Million   —  Hinge, a transparent, totally not anonymous dating app (you use your full name, and it pulls photos from Facebook), just received $4.5 million in venture funding from Founders Fund, Lowercase Capital and others.
Jul 1, 2014, 10:30 PMIn context

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