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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Starting in February, Twitter will stream the second half of some NBA games, with the camera's focus on an individual player picked by users   —  Twitter cut a streaming deal with the NBA to show you individual players, not full games.  —  Twitter doesn't stream NBA games …
Jan 9, 2019, 1:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook says it has taken down 425 Pages and 150 more Facebook and Instagram accounts linked to the Myanmar military for posting anti-Rohingya messages   —  The accounts were sharing “anti-Rohingya messages” — the same kind of messages that have played into a broader genocide in Myanmar.
Dec 18, 2018, 8:40 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Snap's hardware unit, SnapLab, gets its third new boss in six months as Sahil Sharma, VP of hardware development who joined in July, departs   —  Snap's hardware team has seen a lot of changes this year.  —  Snap's secretive hardware unit, SnapLab — the team responsible for its Spectacles photo …
Dec 18, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook says its Clear History feature, which was announced at F8 2018, is taking longer than expected and should be ready for testing by spring 2019   —  “It's taking longer than we initially had thought.”  —  Back in May, at the height of Facebook's Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal …
Dec 17, 2018, 12:25 PMIn context
Recode:
Recap of Pichai's testimony before Congress, where he said Google had 100+ people working on a Chinese search engine but has no plans to launch it “right now”   —  Here's what we learned when the search giant's CEO answered questions from the House Judiciary Committee.
Dec 11, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Sources: Vishal Shah, a product exec who oversaw Instagram's shopping efforts, ad products, and IGTV, has been promoted to head of product for all of Instagram   —  Vishal Shah has been promoted to lead all of Instagram's product efforts.  —  Instagram has filled one of its most important executive vacancies …
Dec 10, 2018, 5:30 PMIn context
Recode:
Q&A with Twitch CEO Emmett Shear on streamers getting burned out, outpacing competition, tech addiction, and why he thinks Twitch isn't addictive for viewers   —  To Shear, watching something for two hours is different from repeatedly opening an app over two hours.
Nov 25, 2018, 1:10 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Source: Facebook General Counsel Colin Stretch, who said he was leaving in July, will now stay until mid-2019 or longer to help with multiple ongoing crises   —  General Counsel Colin Stretch said in July that he was leaving.  Now he's staying into 2019.  —  Facebook's top lawyer …
Nov 15, 2018, 2:22 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Sources: Imran Khan, formerly second-in-command at Snap, is working on a new e-commerce startup due to launch next year   —  Khan plans to launch a new shopping platform in 2019.  —  Imran Khan, who spent the past four years as the top business executive at Snapchat's parent company, Snap …
Nov 12, 2018, 9:20 AMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
A look at HQ Trivia as it deals with its app's fading popularity, races to publish its next game, and has its new CEO facing an HR complaint from an HQ employee   —  A boardroom battle and more alleged management issues have raised new questions about HQ's future.  —  HQ could use another win.
Nov 4, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context

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