Sponsored Comments: Can Genius Build the Next Big Ad Platform?

by Jordan Teicher
Three years ago, I sat in a sleek startup office as the co-founders of Rap Genius told me about their master plan for taking over the internet. Rap Genius—now known as Genius—was one of the hottest new tech companies at the time, with big funding, pop culture relevance, and co-founders eager to get headlines, good or bad.Read the full article

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