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Kevin Roose / New York Magazine:
Marc Andreessen on the evolution of Silicon Valley and technology's impact on the economy   —  Marc Andreessen on Why Optimism Is Always the Safest Bet  —  The Netscape creator turned Silicon Valley sage on why optimism is always the safest bet.  —  It's not hard to coax an opinion out of Marc Andreessen.
Oct 20, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Jeff Bercovici / Forbes:
Inside Pinterest: The Coming Ad Colossus That Could Dwarf Twitter And Facebook   —  The Cannes Lions advertising festival has become as big among the Madison Avenue crowd as the Riviera town's iconic film event is for Hollywood.  So as Steve Stoute nursed a drink with a friend …
Oct 18, 2014, 8:45 AMIn context
Tom Cheredar / VentureBeat:
Twitter to roll out its Buy button to general public in early 2015   —  Twitter is aiming to launch its new Buy button to all organizations some time in the first quarter of 2015, VentureBeat has learned.  —  The Buy button officially debuted last month with Twitter testing its functionality …
Oct 17, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Twitter Is Finally Explaining Its Suggested Tweets Strategy   —  Twitter's finally opening up about its new algorithm, which shows users content they aren't asking for.  —  In August, Twitter started surfacing tweets to users from people they didn't follow with the hope of introducing them to new content.
Oct 17, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Twitpic Couldn't Find An Acquirer, Will Shut Down After All On Oct 25th   —  The reports of Twitpic's survival were greatly exaggerated.  Despite claiming it had found an acquirer to save it from death following a trademark complaint from Twitter, the photo sharing service today announced …
Oct 16, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Richard Slatter / The Twitter Blog:
Twitter partners with Soundcloud to launch Audio Card, a new way to share audio in timeline   —  Introducing a new audio experience on Twitter  —  The world's most influential musicians and media producers already share unique audio content through Twitter every day.
Oct 16, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
The Verge:
Live blog: Apple expected to unveil new iPads, iMacs, and OS X Yosemite   —  Live from Apple's iPad event  —  We're in the final line.  Doors should open around 9:30PT.  Event should start at 10.  If you have any great iPad dadjokes you want to put on Twitter, you should hang on to them until then.
Oct 16, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context
Reuters:
French bank BPCE teams with Twitter to offer person-to-person money transfer via tweets   —  French bank, Twitter team up for money transfers via tweets  —  (Reuters) - One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter Inc. (TWTR.N) this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets.
Oct 12, 2014, 5:25 PMIn context
Stephen Totilo / Kotaku:
A woman game developer critical of #GamerGate flees home after death threats   —  Another Woman In Gaming Flees Home Following Death Threats  —  Game developer Brianna Wu fled her home last night, following what is becoming a distressingly frequent case of women in the gaming scene expressing fears …
Oct 12, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context
Vivian Schiller / The Twitter Blog:
MSN's new web design features breaking news Tweets   —  MSN sees over 425 million visitors each month, many of whom come to get the news from some of the world's most authoritative news organizations.  And as the go-to platform for breaking news, legions of journalists and eyewitnesses turn …
Oct 9, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context

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