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Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Nikesh Arora talks about his resignation, tenure at SoftBank, working with Masayoshi Son, and how he already sold his SoftBank stake to Son at a small loss   —  Nikesh Arora shocked the business world two years ago when he jumped from his role as Google's chief business officer to SoftBank SB …
Jun 26, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Alexander Martin / Wall Street Journal:
SoftBank President Nikesh Arora to step down; some duties will be taken over by Ron Fisher, a current board member, and Baer Capital Partners founder Alok Sama   —  Former Google executive has been under pressure from investors  —  TOKYO—Under fire from investors, SoftBank Group Corp. President Nikesh Arora …
Jun 21, 2016, 7:10 AMIn context
Jermandbob / The Official BitTorrent Blog:
BitTorrent refocuses on consumer media, spins off Sync into a stand-alone enterprise focused company Resilio, headed by former BitTorrent CEO Eric Klinker   —  Today BitTorrent, Inc. moves to close one chapter and start another, as we announce the launch of Resilio, Inc. and the exit of our former CEO, Eric Klinker.
Jun 19, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Joe Nocera / New York Times:
By creating a market for on-demand TV, Netflix spawned its own competitors and is struggling to survive, with a negative cash flow of nearly $1B   —  It helped to develop all the new ways we watch TV — on-demand, bingeing, mobile.  But the Silicon Valley company still has to keep reinventing itself.
Jun 19, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind the scenes at Tumblr after the Yahoo acquisition: new competition, a $240M writedown in February, and an uncertain future   —  After Marissa Mayer promised ‘not to screw it up’  —  Marissa Mayer was running late.  This time, it wasn't for a dinner with skeptical advertisers nor …
Jun 18, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context
Robinson Meyer / The Atlantic:
Interview with Medium's Ev Williams on corporate web consolidation, the open web, and centralized platforms   —  To a certain kind of nerd, Ev Williams is the Forrest Gump of internet media.  Williams helped write the software that made us call blogs blogs.  He founded a podcast company years before most people listened to them.
Jun 18, 2016, 2:05 AMIn context
The Verge:
Live blog of Apple's WWDC 2016 keynote address   —  Hey there!  We expect things to kick off at around 10am PT on Monday.  Stay tuned!  In the meantime, here is what we are expecting Apple to announce at WWDC 2016.  And Apple also jumped the gun an announced some major changes to the App Store …
Jun 13, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Recode:
With LinkedIn buy, Microsoft is buying the company organization chart for the whole world   —  CEO Satya Nadella says the acquisition will be “key to our bold ambition to reinvent productivity and business processes.”  —  Microsoft missed the mobile wave.  Now Satya Nadella says he's …
Jun 13, 2016, 10:15 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Verizon is bidding $3-3.5B for Yahoo's core business, other $5B+ bids include patent portfolio and real estate assets   —  The prices coming in are all over the map.  —  If you were even the best person at math, you'd probably find yourself confused by the spate of varying media accounts …
Jun 10, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context
Nick Bilton / Vanity Fair:
A look inside Twitter since Jack Dorsey's return, amid growth issues, high churn, sliding stock, including how Evan Williams pitched Medium to Twitter for $500M   —  Less than a year into his return as C.E.O., one thing is clear: the company's fortunes are indelibly tied to those of its controversial co-founder.
Jun 1, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context

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