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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Former Twitter executives Adam Bain and Adam Messinger left $35M+ in combined stock awards on table when they quit last year   —  COO Adam Bain and CTO Adam Messinger said bye to a lot of potential cash when they departed.  —  Twitter's top executives are very well paid …
Apr 10, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
TaskRabbit exploring a sale after the firm received inbound interest from a strategic buyer, CEO confirms; sources say there is more than one interested buyer   —  The gig economy startup has hired advisers after a possible purchaser surfaced during a recent funding process.
Apr 7, 2017, 8:40 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Source: Internet Association, which represents Facebook, Google, Twitter, others, will meet with FCC's Ajit Pai next week to discuss net neutrality rule changes   —  Some in Silicon Valley fear the draft blueprint from FCC Chairman Ajit Pai lacks teeth.  —  A short-lived ceasefire over net neutrality is quickly coming to an end.
Apr 7, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Twitter is suing the government for trying to unmask an anti-Trump account   —  The lawsuit filed Thursday contends the government is threatening free speech.  —  Twitter is suing the Trump administration after it tried to compel the social media site to reveal the identity of an account …
Apr 6, 2017, 4:07 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
White House confirms Trump has signed bill into law that allows ISPs to sell customers' browsing history without user permission   —  Internet providers will not have to ask permission before sharing sensitive data with advertisers.  —  President Donald Trump on Monday officially hit …
Apr 3, 2017, 7:55 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Marissa Mayer will not be part of Verizon's AOL-Yahoo combined company Oath, which will be led by AOL CEO Tim Armstrong   —  The Yahoo CEO is on her way out, say sources, which is really no surprise.  —  According to sources, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will not be continuing …
Apr 3, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Mark Rosekind, the former head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration under Obama, joins stealth startup Zoox as chief safety innovation officer   —  Mark Rosekind, the former head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, is now at secretive self-driving startup Zoox as its chief safety innovation officer.
Apr 3, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Sources: Amazon execs told employees they expected Quidsi, including Diapers.com, to be profitable in 2017, raising speculation about real reasons for shutdown   —  The e-commerce giant blamed profitability issues, but sources say execs expected the subsidiary to be profitable in 2017.
Apr 3, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
YouTube to start letting outside firms like DoubleVerify and comScore audit its efforts to avoid controversial ad placements   —  In an interview with Recode, Philipp Schindler, Google's top business exec, walks a fine line.  —  A top Google executive says the company's YouTube ad controversy …
Apr 3, 2017, 5:40 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Industry insiders shed light on how pricing war between Amazon and Walmart is putting pressure on suppliers of consumer packaged goods   —  Grocery suppliers are feeling the squeeze — big-time.  —  Last month, Walmart gathered some of America's biggest household brands near its Arkansas headquarters for a tough talk.
Apr 2, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context

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