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Rani Molla / Recode:
Nest generated $726M in revenue on an operating loss of $621M in 2017, as revealed by a one-time accounting change in Alphabet's quarterly results   —  Google's smart-home gadget brand generated $726 million in revenue last year.  —  How much money is Nest, Google's smart-home gadget brand, bringing in?
Apr 23, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Interview with Susan Fowler, who exposed Uber's toxic workplace culture, on her new mission: ending forced arbitration for all workers, starting in California   —  The Uber whistleblower is working with the California Labor Federation to help bring awareness to a new bill.
Apr 18, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Snap begins rolling out a direct response ad unit in the Snapchat camera screen, encouraging users to perform an action when using a sponsored lens   —  These new Snapchat ads won't blend in as well as the old ones.  —  Snap likes to say that it's a camera company — the camera …
Apr 18, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Sources: NYC-based VC firm Lerer Hippeau to take over Binary Capital's $175M second fund after assuming management of its debut fund last month   —  Binary is handing over its second fund to Lerer Hippeau.  —  Venture capital firm Lerer Hippeau has reached an agreement to take over another fund …
Apr 16, 2018, 7:45 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Sources: Revolut is raising $150M-$250M led by DST at a $1.4B pre-money valuation, up 5x from summer 2017 valuation, as transaction volume hits $1.5B a month   —  A five-times rise in value isn't normal — but it's a hot startup.  —  The valuation of Revolut, an international payments startup …
Apr 12, 2018, 2:00 PMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Amazon spent $22.6B on R&D for “technology and content” last year, more than any other US company, followed by Alphabet at $16.6B and Intel at $13.1B   —  Tech companies claimed the top five spots again this year.  —  Tech companies claimed the top five spots in the U.S …
Apr 9, 2018, 2:05 PMIn context
Recode:
Interview with Tim Cook covering US tax reform, the changing job landscape, diversity, DACA, why everyone should learn to code, privacy as a right, free speech   —  Education, iPhones, privacy and Facebook were all big topics of discussion.  —  Recode's Kara Swisher and MSNBC's Chris Hayes …
Apr 6, 2018, 10:15 PMIn context
Recode:
Sources: Postmates and DoorDash CEOs have discussed possible merger at least once to better fight competitors; Postmates has also discussed a sale to GrubHub   —  Postmates faces a challenge: Profitability seems a long way off, and rival DoorDash has a big investment from SoftBank.
Apr 6, 2018, 6:55 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Steve Jurvetson, who acrimoniously left DFJ last year, is starting his own fund called Future Ventures, according to the firm's website   —  Jurvetson is listed as the founder of a soon-to-launch fund called Future Ventures, according to the firm's website.  —  Steve Jurvetson …
Apr 6, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Sources: Utah-based enterprise software company Domo, valued at $2B+, held an “organizational meeting” last week, suggesting it plans an IPO   —  The Utah darling held its IPO kickoff meeting last week.  —  The business software company Domo, last valued at over $2 billion, is moving to go public, Recode has learned.
Apr 5, 2018, 1:55 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Winning hackathon project now helping millions read and write  —  Teacher Merlyne Graves used to spend hours recording for her students who struggled with reading.  Not any more.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
At Zoho Recruit, We Take Workflows very Personnel-ly  —  Here's the thing about workflows.  They are very difficult to understand until you actually start working with them.  —  But, for recruiters …