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Steven Levy / Backchannel:
On its 20th anniversary, Marissa Mayer talks about turning around Yahoo   —  On Yahoo's 20th Anniversary, its CEO presents a progress report on how she's turning around—and maybe transforming—an Internet icon  —  It is sunset in Sunnyvale, but Marissa Mayer's day is far from over.
Mar 2, 2015, 10:10 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
How Pebble built Pebble Time amidst looming competition from Android Wear and Apple Watch   —  A Pebble in Apple's Shoe  —  In the battle for your wrist, a small company thinks it can hold off the tech giants by going back to its Kickstarter roots— with a watch called Time
Feb 24, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
How Twitter developed its revenue model, even as user growth disappointed   —  While Twitter struggles to get new users, its revenue side is killing it.  —  In 2009 Twitter was a 50-person company punching way above its weight in cultural impact, its micro-blogging platform blasting its way into the public imagination.
Feb 4, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Facebook directly querying 600 paid users about News Feed stories to improve ranking algorithms, may expand querying to general population   —  Revealed: Facebook's Project to Find Out What People Really Want in Their News Feed  —  Every weekday beginning at around nine …
Jan 30, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
How Google Search is using Knowledge Graph, Voice Search, and Google Now to transition to the mobile dominant world   —  How Google Search Dealt With Mobile  —  Google's flagship product has been part of our lives for so long that we take it for granted.  But Google doesn't.
Jan 16, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Nov 6, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Google X's Life Sciences team is developing nanoparticles that enter your bloodstream for early detection of cancer and other diseases   —  “We're Hoping to Build the Tricorder”  —  Google X's Andrew Conrad is developing an early disease detection system that could reinvent health care
Oct 28, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Inside the nearly decade-old Google Scholar, which is still led by its creator Anurag Acharya   —  The Gentleman Who Made Scholar  —  Ten years after a Google engineer empowered researchers with Scholar, he can't bear to leave it  —  Anurag Acharya is the key inventor of Google Scholar …
Oct 19, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Lotus Notes inventor and ex-Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie wants to make phone calls more like collaborative documents with Talko   —  Brave New Phone Call  —  Ray Ozzie's new app Talko hopes to give people their voices back  —  I. … It's not an abstract subject for the 58-year entrepreneur.
Sep 23, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Behind Todd Park's new Silicon Valley-based mission to attract talent to reboot Federal IT, as he departs US CTO role   —  America's Tech Guru Steps Down—But He's Not Done Rebooting the Government  —  Todd Park (third from left) with members of his digital team (from left): Haley Van Dyck …
Aug 28, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context

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