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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter says it suspended 274K accounts for promoting terrorism in last six months of 2017, bringing total to 1.2M since August 2015   —  It suspended more than 274,000 accounts just in the last six months of 2017.  —  Twitter suspended more than 1.2 million accounts that were promoting terrorism …
Apr 5, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook will stop sharing as much of your personal data with people outside of Facebook   —  Facebook is making sweeping changes to many of its most important APIs.  —  Facebook is aggressively cutting down on the amount of personal data third-party developers can collect from users as part …
Apr 4, 2018, 3:05 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook says Cambridge Analytica may have collected information on as many as 87M people, mostly in US; original reports pegged the number closer to 50M   —  On Monday, April 9, you can find out if you were one of them.  —  Cambridge Analytica may have had data from more unwitting Facebook users than originally thought.
Apr 4, 2018, 2:37 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Pinterest's VP of advertising products Jon Alferness, who joined the company from Google last summer, has left   —  Alferness, who reported directly to CEO Ben Silbermann, just joined Pinterest in August.  —  Jon Alferness, the head of Pinterest's advertising products who just joined the company last summer, has left.
Apr 4, 2018, 1:45 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
500 Startups to sell equity in its parent company Mothership to Abu Dhabi Financial Group, which will oversee operations alongside co-founder Christine Tsai   —  It's the VC firm's most meaningful governance change since its CEO resigned from the role last year.
Apr 3, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Spotify, which posted operating loss of $461M in 2017, thinks its reliance on labels will ease; sources: hope is more artists will work directly with Spotify   —  The streaming music company wants to get more music — and more profitable music — from the little guys.
Apr 3, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Spotify's direct listing is an inflection point in the push-and-pull power struggle between Silicon Valley and Wall Street   —  You should care what happens on Tuesday — even if you don't care about Spotify.  —  Tuesday will be an abnormal day in the history of the IPO.  —  “Normally, companies ring bells.
Apr 3, 2018, 7:15 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Blockchain payments startup Bitpay raises $40M Series B with participation from Menlo Ventures and Aquiline Capital Partners   —  Not all investors or companies believe bitcoin will ultimately be used for day-to-day transactions.  Menlo and Bitpay beg to differ.
Apr 2, 2018, 4:10 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Profile of Spotify's CFO Barry McCarthy as the company prepares for its unusual direct listing on NYSE this Tuesday   —  Spotify's CFO pushed for this week's direct listing, which could change life for Wall Street and for big tech startups.  —  When Spotify goes public Tuesday …
Apr 1, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Bumble is suing Tinder owner Match Group for $400M in damages alleging theft of trade secrets through fraudulent behavior; Match sued Bumble earlier this month   —  Everyone is suing everyone.  —  Bumble, the popular dating app, and Match Group, which owns another popular dating app, Tinder …
Mar 28, 2018, 11:50 PMIn context

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