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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook announces new subscription feature, allowing users to subscribe to creators for $5/month, says it will go live next month with 10 creators in US and UK   —  Facebook will soon let you subscribe to your favorite creator for $5 a month.  —  Facebook wants to attract more video creators …
Mar 19, 2018, 12:12 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
How Facebook's old terms of service allowed Cambridge Analytica to get data on 50M people from just 270K users of an app that used Facebook Login   —  Facebook says it isn't at fault.  —  Cambridge Analytica, the data analytics firm that helped Donald Trump get elected president …
Mar 17, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Tinder owner Match sues Bumble for allegedly infringing on its patents, including the swipe-to-connect feature; source says Match still wants to acquire Bumble   —  Match Group wants to buy Bumble.  Now it's also suing Bumble.  —  Match Group, the online dating company that owns services …
Mar 16, 2018, 10:17 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Warby Parker raises $75M round led by T. Rowe Price, sources say at a valuation of $1.75B   —  The company has now raised nearly $300 million in total.  —  Warby Parker's co-CEOs continue to talk about an IPO like it's a “when,” not an “if.”  But the “when” still isn't now.
Mar 14, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Uber's VP of Product, Daniel Graf, is leaving and will be replaced by Assaf Ronen, Amazon's VP of Voice Shopping   —  Assaf Ronen has been running the e-commerce giant's voice shopping efforts.  —  In another high-profile executive departure at Uber, product head Daniel Graf is leaving the company, according to sources.
Mar 8, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Netflix data shows that while only 25% of users sign up on TVs, most viewing, ~45% after one month and 70% after six months, happens on TVs   —  Most Netflix subscribers sign up on phones or computers.  But 70 percent of viewing happens on TVs.  —  You can watch Netflix in almost every country in the world, on any device you want.
Mar 8, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Early data from AdStage suggests Facebook's News Feed changes have driven ad prices up by decreasing the amount of time users spend on the social network   —  Mark Zuckerberg said people would spend less time on Facebook after the change.  It looks like that might be happening.
Mar 7, 2018, 9:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Reddit on Russian propaganda: hundreds of accounts removed, few Russian ads were seen and are now disallowed, @TEN_GOP tweets amplified by “thousands” on Reddit   —  Reddit didn't find any Russian ads about the 2016 election, but there was plenty of non-ad content being shared.
Mar 5, 2018, 4:10 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Coinbase hires Emilie Choi, who did 40+ deals during her tenure as head of M&A at LinkedIn, as its VP of corporate and business development   —  A cryptocurrency company could do some fairly outside-the-box acquisitions.  —  Coinbase, the cryptocurrency trading platform …
Mar 5, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Adobe Analytics: the time smartphone users spend on websites per visit has decreased by 10% since 2015; the amount of money spent per visit has increased by 27%   —  Faster mobile speeds could mean more money for online retailers.  —  Each time Americans visit retail websites on their phones, they're spending less time but more money.
Mar 4, 2018, 5:30 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:
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Zoho:
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