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Peter Kafka / Recode:
Gawker files for bankruptcy, sources say it already has a firm bid from Ziff Davis for under $100M, will fight Thiel/Hogan case and continue operations   —  Gawker and Nick Denton say they won't pay Hulk Hogan and Peter Thiel $140 million.  —  Peter Thiel is getting closer to his goal …
Jun 10, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Facebook hires CollegeHumor's Ricky Van Veen as head of global creative strategy   —  Goodbye, Barry Diller.  Hello, Mark Zuckerberg.  —  Last year, Ricky Van Veen argued that Mark Zuckerberg is the most powerful person in the world.  —  Now he's going to work for him.
Jun 8, 2016, 6:20 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Nomura research: installs of apps from the top 15 publishers dropped 20% YoY in May 2016 in the US, up 3% elsewhere; Snapchat and Uber saw downloads double YoY   —  Your phone is full of apps, and you're done downloading new ones — unless they're Snapchat or Uber.
Jun 8, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Facebook says it has invited “about a dozen” conservative leaders to meet Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday, including Glenn Beck   —  “It would be interesting to look him in the eye.”  —  Mark Zuckerberg is hosting a summit for conservative leaders on Wednesday.  —  So says Glenn Beck, who says he will attend.
May 15, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Apple denies report that it will end iTunes music downloads within the next few years   —  The future of music is streaming, not downloads.  —  But that doesn't mean Apple, the company that essentially invented the market for music download sales, is going to stop selling downloads anytime soon.
May 11, 2016, 8:16 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Warner's Q1 music streaming sales up $72M, making it the biggest source of revenue, more than 50% from outside US; downloads down $17M, physical copies down $6M   —  Streaming music has become Warner Music's biggest business  —  Another milestone in the music industry's shift to streaming …
May 6, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Twitter's user growth problems become ad revenue issue as firm struggles to compete with new products like Snapchat, lacks scale to take on Facebook, Google   —  Twitter is going to have a hard time fixing its ad problem  —  For the last couple of years, two things about the Twitter narrative …
Apr 27, 2016, 7:15 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Medium raises $50M Series C led by Spark Capital, adds Ben Horowitz, Judy Estrin to board; source puts value at $600M, up from $400M in Sept when it raised $57M   —  Ev Williams's Medium raised $57 million in September — now it's raised another $50 million  —  You may have heard there's …
Apr 21, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
A summary of Bill Gurley's big warning about Silicon Valley's big money troubles   —  We read Bill Gurley's big warning about Silicon Valley's big money troubles so you don't have to  —  Last night, Benchmark VC Bill Gurley posted a 5,700-word piece sounding the alarm about the state …
Apr 21, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Sources: Disney in advanced talks for equity stake in BAM Tech, the streaming video unit of MLB Advanced Media   —  Disney wants to invest in Major League Baseball's video streaming company  —  Disney is in talks to invest in pro baseball's video streaming business — a sign that the media giant wants …
Apr 15, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context

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