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Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Source: in recent months, Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives had begun preparing for the possibility that the Instagram co-founders would leave   —  Conflicts included Facebook's tweaks seen as promoting the social network's growth at the expense of the photo-sharing app
Sep 25, 2018, 5:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sundar Pichai to meet with GOP lawmakers in private meeting Friday to discuss privacy, Google's work with China, and alleged bias in search results   —  Friday's talks to occur amid concerns on Capitol Hill about privacy, China business and allegations of bias against conservatives
Sep 25, 2018, 12:00 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Dell to interview banks to explore a backup option of launching a traditional IPO if its effort to become public via DVMT tracking stock falls through   —  Initial public offering is seen as backup plan if DVMT deal falls through  —  Dell Technologies Inc. DVMT .25% is exploring …
Sep 23, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Apple delayed launch of a streaming video service twice, most recently until March, and spiked a Dr. Dre series as it seeks less edgy content   —  The tech giant wants to make scripted shows for streaming, only without violence, politics and risqué story lines
Sep 22, 2018, 12:15 PMIn context
Christopher Mims / Wall Street Journal:
Sep 21, 2018, 8:55 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
In letter to Congress, Google confirms it continues to allow third-party apps to scan and share data from Gmail accounts, though Google itself stopped doing so   —  Lawmakers had asked company to explain policy in wake of WSJ report  —  WASHINGTON—Google Inc. told lawmakers it continues …
Sep 21, 2018, 7:05 AMIn context
Laura Stevens / Wall Street Journal:
How Amazon wants to win the smart home with Alexa Connect Kit, a wireless circuit board that manufacturers can add to any device that has a microcontroller   —  New offerings include Alexa-enabled chip that manufacturers can install to control basic appliances
Sep 20, 2018, 5:15 PMIn context
Shalini Ramachandran / Wall Street Journal:
ESPN says it has signed up more than 1M paying subscribers for ESPN+, its $4.99 a month streaming service launched in April   —  For $4.99 per month, ESPN+ offers a range of sports programming; doesn't offer live ESPN channels  —  ESPN said it has signed up more than one million paying subscribers …
Sep 20, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Paul Vigna / Wall Street Journal:
Crypto pioneer David Chaum is unveiling Elixxir, a platform that promises to improve on bitcoin's speed by processing thousands of transactions a second   —  A new platform, called Elixxir, promises to improve on bitcoin's speed by processing thousands of transactions a second
Sep 20, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
A look at how Google decides on Gmail's Smart Reply suggestions, which make up 10% of all Gmail responses, as the feature gets rolled out to all 1.4B accounts   —  Google's automated email replies, which are being rolled to its 1.4 billion accounts, have baffled users with some peculiar suggestions
Sep 20, 2018, 6:45 AMIn context

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