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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Code and imagery found in Instagram's Android app reveal Fundraiser stickers for Instagram Stories; Facebook says they are coming later this year   —  Mark Zuckerberg recently revealed that commerce is a huge part of the 2019 roadmap for Facebook's family of apps.
Feb 18, 2019, 6:55 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Forbes:
Uber exec Jason Droege and CEO Dara Khosrowshahi talk about Uber Eats, which research shows has grown from 3% of US food delivery market in 2016 to 24% in 2018   —  hen early investors were pitched on Uber's original plan for a car-service app in 2008, it wasn't until the second-to-last slide …
Feb 7, 2019, 7:55 AMIn context
BuzzFeed News:
A story of two hackers, both US citizens and ex-members of UGNazi hacking group, who allegedly deceived and murdered one hacker's girlfriend in the Philippines   —  Tomi Masters was a 23-year-old from Indiana who moved to California with dreams of making it big in the cannabis business.
Feb 6, 2019, 6:05 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Investigation finds that Facebook has been paying people to install a “Facebook Research” VPN to gather data on phone use habits on Android and iOS   —  Desperate for data on its competitors, Facebook has been secretly paying people to install a “Facebook Research” …
Jan 29, 2019, 7:25 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Jack Dorsey's recent media tour is largely performative, substituting talking for doing, masking Twitter's slow response to many of its issues   —  Jack Dorsey has a lot to say — but he has more to do  —  Jack Dorsey is talking.  —  He is talking to the Huffington Post's Ashley Feinberg.
Jan 24, 2019, 12:25 PMIn context
Steven T. Wright / Ars Technica:
A look at the history of LiveJournal, the early blogging platform that boasted 10M+ accounts at its height but faltered after questionable business decisions   —  George RR Martin's platform switch reminds us of an early blogging giant greatly changed.  —  Last April, famed writer …
Jan 23, 2019, 4:20 AMIn context
Recode:
Q&A with Dotdash CEO Neil Vogel about the rise and fall of About.com and its transformation into a modern network of sites answering people's questions   —  Vogel explains how he turned the '90s internet juggernaut About.com into a modern web publisher.  —  On the latest episode …
Jan 7, 2019, 5:55 AMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
All Raise: 14 women were added to US VC firms in senior roles in Q2 2018, the most of any recent quarter, but about 75% of firms still have no female partners   —  Venture capitalists spent 2018 welcoming women to the fold, but the welcome has been fitful, uneven and, scariest of all, tentative.
Jan 1, 2019, 9:20 PMIn context
Craig Mod / Wired:
Although the functionality of digital books has largely remained the same for 10 years, technology has improved everything that goes into publishing a book   —  THE FUTURE BOOK was meant to be interactive, moving, alive.  Its pages were supposed to be lush with whirling doodads, responsive, hands-on.
Dec 23, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
The Mom Project, a job site for moms returning to work, raises $8M Series A to expand to more cities, says it has 75,000 registered moms and 1,000 companies   —  If you are a mother who has taken a break from full-time employment to raise kids, you may have also experienced the challenge …
Dec 17, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context

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