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Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Alphabet's Waymo Will Test Self-Driving Cars in Snowy Detroit   —  Autonomous Chrysler minivans will learn to navigate snow, ice  —  Tech company's rollout comes in the backyard of big automakers  —  The self-driving cars Google designed are going to the snow — and the seat of the car industry.
Oct 28, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg:
Sources: Spotify is canceling original video series on the service, as well as shows it hasn't released, as the company rethinks its video strategy   —  New video chief at online music service wants fresh approach  —  Company looks to diversify revenue without added royalty costs
Oct 26, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Max Chafkin / Bloomberg:
How Snapchat avoids misinformation: commitment to newsroom values, vetting videos it distributes to a wider audience, partnering with credible media outlets   —  To get a sense of how rough things are for Snapchat, consider the Dancing Hot Dog.  In June the disappearing-messages app began …
Oct 26, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Selina Wang / Bloomberg:
Twitter Q3: $589.6M revenue tops estimates, net loss down to $21.1M; MAUs grew 4% YoY to 330M, DAUs grew 14% YoY; stock up 19%+ as Q4 guidance suggests profit   —  Monthly active users grew 4% year-over-year to 330 million  —  Quarterly sales of $589.6 million topped analysts' estimates
Oct 26, 2017, 7:15 AMIn context
Lucas Shaw / Bloomberg:
As it expands into TV, Apple is seeking family-friendly shows and avoiding edgy content, but some Hollywood insiders doubt the company has a clear strategy   —  A conservative corporation takes its first steps into a new industry.  —  Days before Apple Inc. planned to celebrate the release …
Oct 25, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Inside Silicon Studio's Yokozuna, AI software used by game makers to profile player actions and influence their behavior and spending   —  Psychological profile used to influence behavior, spending  —  Deep-learning software used to predict player actions  —  In the game industry of today …
Oct 25, 2017, 7:00 AMIn context
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Oct 25, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Olga Kharif / Bloomberg:
Early Bitcoin dev and proponent of Bitcoin's SegWit2x upgrade, Jeff Garzik, debuts a cryptocurrency, Metronome, which he says works on multiple blockchains   —  Metronome to make debut at industry conference in Las Vegas  —  Bloq co-founder Jeff Garzik helped develop bitcoin blockchain
Oct 24, 2017, 6:35 PMIn context
Spencer Soper / Bloomberg:
Internal documents show Amazon is partnering with some merchants to create promotional product videos for holidays, as it seeks to build advertising business   —  Pets, baby gear, electronics, housewares focus of effort  —  More consumers seek videos of products before making purchases
Oct 24, 2017, 1:08 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Airbnb's China chief Hong Ge resigns abruptly after four months on the job; its regional director for Asia Pacific Kum Hong Siew will take over in the interim   —  Airbnb still faces stiff challenges from local competitors  —  In a blow to Airbnb Inc., the head of the company's China business …
Oct 24, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context

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