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Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Facebook updates a March blog post to say it stored passwords of millions of Instagram users in plain text, not tens of thousands as first announced   —  This number is much, much bigger than Facebook originally shared.  —  On the same morning Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report …
Apr 18, 2019, 2:57 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Interview with Nancy Pelosi on online privacy, net neutrality, breaking up big tech companies, and policing hate speech on social media platforms   —  “He's just being a freak.”  —  Enough people use Twitter to get their information that politicians have to be there, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says.
Apr 12, 2019, 5:55 PMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Research: white and Asian women paid 3% less than white and Asian men in same tech jobs last year; Latinx and black women paid 9% and 11% less than white men   —  Paying women less will cost tech companies plenty.  —  Happy Equal Pay Day, a holiday whose date, April 2 …
Apr 2, 2019, 8:10 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Mark Zuckerberg, in a conversation with Axel Springer's CEO, floats a “news tab to surface more high quality news”, says Facebook could pay publishers   —  The Facebook CEO floated a “news tab to surface more high-quality news,” and said he's willing to write checks to support it.
Apr 1, 2019, 10:05 AMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Second Measure data: out of all US consumer lodging spending last year, Airbnb made up nearly 20%, up ~30% YoY, eclipsing Hilton and its subsidiaries   —  That means Airbnb now owns about 20 percent of the entire US consumer lodging market.  —  Airbnb has long felt like an existential threat to hotel companies.
Mar 26, 2019, 7:50 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Apple shared surprisingly few details about TV+, with no price or launch date info, and little to show for its original content aside from bland announcements   —  Oprah?  Sure.  Reese, Jen, and Steven, too.  But Apple's preview raises more questions than it answers.
Mar 25, 2019, 5:15 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Sources: Apple's new TV service to be unveiled Monday will be a storefront for other streaming services, with Apple hosting and serving the streams   —  Apple's TV plans, explained.  (Spoiler: Apple isn't taking on Netflix yet.)  —  After years of circling the TV business …
Mar 21, 2019, 1:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Recode:
Instagram's new in-app shopping feature could help customers make serendipitous impulse buys, something Amazon is not especially strong at   —  Amazon's failure in “discovery shopping” is Instagram's opportunity, as its users can now shop inside the app.  —  Instagram took a big step …
Mar 20, 2019, 12:35 PMIn context
Recode:
European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager on why breaking up big tech should be a last resort, GDPR favoring large companies, and more   —  Vestager spoke with Recode's Kara Swisher in front of a live audience at South by Southwest.  —  On the latest episode of Recode Decode …
Mar 19, 2019, 4:35 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Reed Hastings confirms that Netflix won't be offering its content through Apple's upcoming video service   —  In other news: Turns out Netflix is not a tech company, Hastings says.  —  Apple is planning a big announcement to unveil its new video strategy next week, and there is a long list of unknowns about Apple's plans.
Mar 18, 2019, 9:30 PMIn context

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