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Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Jan 5, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Internet Association, representing Amazon, Facebook, Google and others, says it will join upcoming lawsuit against net neutrality repeal as an intervening party   —  The companies will intervene in a coming lawsuit through their trade group, the Internet Association.
Jan 5, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Spotify's Chief Content Officer Stefan Blom is leaving ahead of its IPO; the company hasn't named a successor yet   —  Stefan Blom's departure may raise questions.  —  Spotify's top content executive is leaving, just ahead of the streaming music company's planned public offering.
Jan 5, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
FCC releases final text of the order overturning net neutrality and statements from Pai, O'Rielly and Carr in support and Rosenworcel and Clyburn in opposition   —  It's long!  —  Roughly a month after the Federal Communications Commission voted to scrap the U.S. government's net neutrality rules …
Jan 4, 2018, 7:30 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Sources: FCC Chairman Ajit Pai canceled his scheduled appearance at CES after receiving death threats   —  The threats have intensified following an FCC vote to repeal net neutrality rules.  —  Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai canceled his scheduled appearance …
Jan 4, 2018, 4:39 PMIn context
Recode:
Sources: TPG and Dragoneer converted Spotify debt into equity at ~$10B valuation, sold it to Tencent at ~$20B, solving Spotify's $1B debt problem ahead of IPO   —  Big investors TPG and Dragoneer get a nice return, and Tencent gets a piece of the streaming music company.  Everybody happy?
Jan 3, 2018, 10:35 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Didi Chuxing confirms it has acquired Brazilian ride-hailing company 99, reports say for ~$600M, as it expands into Latin America   —  The ride-hail company is buying Brazilian app 99.  —  Didi is bolstering its international presence in a major ride-hail market: Brazil.
Jan 3, 2018, 2:57 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Telegram, citing ToS, suspends public channel that incited violent anti-government protests in Iran; Telegram is a major platform with ~40M users in Iran   —  “There are lines one shouldn't cross,” says the CEO of the popular messaging app.  —  The executives of Telegram …
Dec 31, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Facebook launches tool that shows if you followed or Liked Russia-linked US election related accounts on Facebook and Instagram between Jan. 2015 and Aug. 2017   —  Not all users who saw that content, however, can take advantage of a new tool out today.  —  Facebook has rolled out its new hub …
Dec 22, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Timehop founder Jonathan Wegener, who joined Snap in January to work on Snapchat's product, has already left the company   —  Jonathan Wegener joined Snap in January to work on product.  Now he's gone.  —  Timehop founder Jonathan Wegener, who joined Snap in January to work on Snapchat's product, has already left the company.
Dec 21, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context

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