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David Yanofsky / Quartz:
Safari in OS X Yosemite demo shown to truncate URLs in address bar to domain name level   —  Apple just took another step towards obscuring the way the web works  —  At Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference today the company rolled out a new look for its web browser, Safari.
Jun 3, 2014, 7:30 AMIn context
Gwynn Guilford / Quartz:
All the Western companies you'd have to combine to get something like Alibaba   —  Alibaba, which filed for its IPO on May 6, isn't just the “Amazon of China”—it's also the Dropbox, PayPal, Uber, Hulu, ING Direct, and more.  Though Google has its fingers in a similarly high volume of pies …
May 10, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Christopher Mims / Quartz:
Apple expected to post flat year over year revenue as iPhone and iPad sales plateau   —  Why Apple has stopped growing  —  Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer predicted in January that Apple will generate the same amount of revenue this past quarter—the company releases its financials today—as it did a year ago.
Apr 23, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
John McDuling / Quartz:
Why the music industry is trying—and failing—to crush Pandora   —  This year marks the 15th anniversary of the launch of Napster, the file sharing service that disrupted the music business and conditioned a generation of consumers to expect to be able to listen to their favorite songs for free.
Apr 21, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Christopher Mims / Quartz:
Amazon and Google are in an epic battle to dominate the cloud—and Amazon may already have won   —  In technology, it's sometimes good to let a pioneer figure out the pitfalls of a new market.  Apple's iPod transformed music listening after countless lesser MP3 players failed to make a real dent.
Apr 17, 2014, 9:00 AMIn context
Matt Phillips / Quartz:
Enthusiasm for tech stock wanes as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Netflix, and others fall   —  The market suddenly hates tech stocks and no one knows why  —  Seemingly out of nowhere, technology stocks have started selling off hard.  Despite a solid report on US jobs Friday …
Apr 6, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Mark DeCambre / Quartz:
Spotify is planning an IPO for this fall   —  Spotify could take itself public some time in the fall of 2014.  —  The popular music-streaming company has participated in informal chats with some of the investment banks likely to fight for a role in a potential IPO, sources familiar with the process said.
Mar 27, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
David Yanofsky / Quartz:
Eight years later, 22% of the links at the Million Dollar Homepage point to dead pages   —  The Million Dollar Homepage still exists, but 22% of it has rotted away  —  Pixels closer to the top and left sold first milliondollarhomepage.com  —  Before Kickstarter and Indiegogo …
Mar 25, 2014, 10:20 PMIn context
John McDuling / Quartz:
Survey shows people who quit Twitter want more filtering and sorting of relevant content   —  Why people quit Twitter  —  In short, it comes down to not knowing who to follow and not having enough followers.  —  On Wall Street and in Silicon Valley, people are increasingly concerned …
Mar 25, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Zachary M. Seward / Quartz:
The hot startup at SXSW this year was plain old television   —  AUSTIN, Texas—There was no breakout mobile app, no hot new startup, no celebrity founder holding court over the conference.  But everywhere one turned at South By Southwest Interactive, people were talking about television.
Mar 11, 2014, 11:05 PMIn context

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