Re/Code

  • Snapchat Ads API Goes Live (Report)

    … for comment at the time of this post. Christopher Heine of SocialTimes parent Adweek reported in June that inventory will be sold via an automated, auction-based system, whereby Snapchat Ads Partners will sell video inventory, which will be automatically invoiced to Snapchat, with the vendors collecting their fees afterward. He added that ads created…

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  • Facebook Acquires Nascent Objects

    … Facebook’s latest acquisition is “modular electronics platform” creator Nascent Objects. CEO Baback Elmieh announced the move on the company’s homepage: Nascent Objects was founded on the principle that product development shouldn’t be so hard. That’s why we created the world’s first modular consumer electronics platform–to make product…

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  • 3 Inherent Influencer Benefits From Twitter’s New Updates

    … advantage of these new updates and view them as opportunities to foster deeper relationships with potential and existing consumers. Influencers can leverage Twitter’s changes by further engaging their communities and improving the quality of their tweets. Holly Pavlika is senior vice president of marketing and content at influencer marketing provider Collective Bias. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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  • Kristin Binns Is In as Senior Director of Communications at Twitter

    … Anthem vice president of communications Kristin Binns became the latest to try her hand at leading communications at Twitter, joining the social network as senior director of communications. Kurt Wagner of Re/code reported on the hire, and Binns confirmed the news in responding to a tweet from chief marketing officer Leslie Berland, to whom…

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  • North American Media VP Kirstine Stewart Leaves Twitter

    … The revolving door keeps spinning at Twitter, and vice president of media for North American media partnerships Kirstine Stewart is the latest to depart. Kurt Wagner of Re/code reported that Stewart had left the company, and a Twitter spokesperson confirmed her departure to Wagner without further comment. Wagner pointed out that Twitter’s…

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  • Former Google Fiber GM Kevin Lo Joins Facebook

    … to make the world more open and connected–from partner oriented initiatives like OCP (Open Compute Project) and TIP (Telecom Infra Project) to new wireless connectivity technologies and long-haul fiber optic cables. I’m thrilled about the opportunity to work with like-minded colleagues in leveraging Facebook’s open and collaborative approach…

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  • T-Mobile USA in Talks for Data-Free Facebook Video Streaming

    … T-Mobile USA customers who are part of its Binge On program may soon be able to stream Facebook video without running up their data bills. Ina Fried of Re/code reported that Facebook and T-Mobile have been in discussion to add videos from the social network to the wireless carrier’s Binge On offerings. According to Fried, there is a trade…

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  • Twitter Invests in SoundCloud

    … Twitter must have really liked the audio cards from SoundCloud it began supporting in April, as the social network reportedly invested some $70 million in the music-streaming service. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey confirmed to Peter Kafka and Kara Swisher of Re/code that Twitter now owns part of SoundCloud, but he did not go into specifics. Dorsey…

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  • Twitter Promotes Ross Hoffman to VP, Global Media

    … Twitter promoted Ross Hoffman to vice president of global media, from senior director of brand strategy. Kurt Wagner of Re/code broke the news, saying that Hoffman is the third person to fill this position in the past six months. Twitter confirmed the promotion to Wagner, providing the exact same statement as it did earlier this week, when…

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  • CollegeHumor Co-Founder Ricky Van Veen Joins Facebook

    … Facebook is adding some humor to its Facebook Live and 360 video offerings, as in CollegeHumor co-founder Ricky Van Veen. Van Veen announced in a Facebook post (embedded below) that he was joining the social network in the newly created position of head of global creative strategy, adding that he will work with content creators…

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  • Twitter Looking for Head of Consumer Product … Again

    … One of the hottest seats in social media shows no signs of cooling off, as Twitter is once again looking for a head of consumer product. Twitter confirmed to Kurt Wagner of Re/code that Jeff Seibert (below), who assumed the role last September, is returning to his former role of running developer product suite Fabric. A Twitter spokesperson…

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  • Two Top Execs Leaving Twitter

    …) are leaving the company, and Jafari is taking over media, business development and Amplify. Chief operating officer Adam Bain confirmed a report by Re/code that Jafari and Gnip CEO Chris Moody now report directly to Bain. According to Re/code, Messerschmidt, who has been with Twitter for six years, is leaving on her own accord, and Hubbard plans to start…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Twitter- 22 readers -
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