RE/CODE NEWS AND CONTENT

Social

Nextdoor Nabs Former Square Design Director Paco Viñoly to Help Build Its Brand

The neighborhood social network has a new VP of Design.

By

April 24, 2015, 8:00 AM PDT

Policy

Money Can’t Buy Everything, Comcast Learns as Deal Implodes

It’s pricy, long-term investment in President Obama and Democrats has fallen flat.

By

April 24, 2015, 7:00 AM PDT

Gaming

Video Games Can Change You — If You Want to Change

“It’s so dark and so depressing, how are you going to keep people playing?”

By

April 24, 2015, 6:30 AM PDT

Policy

“Today, We Move On”: Comcast Officially Kills Time Warner Cable Deal.

Word from CEOs Brian Roberts and Rob Marcus.

By

April 24, 2015, 5:34 AM PDT

Re/code Daily

Comcast-Time Warner Cable is Gone. Broadband Monopolies are Still Here.

But the status-quo remains.

By

April 24, 2015, 3:59 AM PDT

Enterprise

How Amazon’s Cloud Numbers Stack Up Against Its Competitors’

Now a $5 billion business, it’s no stretch to say Amazon Web Services could be a $7 billion business by the end of this year.

By

April 23, 2015, 8:17 PM PDT

News Brief

ClassPass Works Out a Deal for Competitor Fitmob

By

April 23, 2015, 5:07 PM PDT

General

IVP Raises $1.4 Billion for Latest Venture Fund

“Companies are growing faster today than companies have ever grown in history.”

By

April 23, 2015, 4:44 PM PDT

News Brief

Zynga COO Clive Downie Exits to Unity

By

April 23, 2015, 4:35 PM PDT

Mobile

Apple Watch Makes Debut in Luxury Boutiques

Apple’s entry into a new product category is marked by a different retail strategy.

By

April 23, 2015, 3:12 PM PDT

Enterprise

Amazon Reveals AWS Is a Nearly $5 Billion Business and Is Profitable

In other news, Amazon’s first-quarter earnings were basically in line with expectations.

By

April 23, 2015, 1:34 PM PDT

Enterprise

Microsoft Sales, Earnings Top Estimates Despite Strong Dollar, PC Weakness

The software giant easily surpassed estimates, even with $190 million in restructuring costs.

By

April 23, 2015, 1:22 PM PDT

Media

Culture

Kleiner Perkins Aims to Recover Almost $1 Million in Costs in Pao Case

But the VC firm will waive costs if Pao doesn’t appeal.

By

April 23, 2015, 12:58 PM PDT

Voices

Why We Call It Earth (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac & Snaggy.

By

April 23, 2015, 12:01 PM PDT

Commerce

Instacart Finally Tells You When It’s Charging You More Than Stores

The timing is … convenient.

By

April 23, 2015, 10:00 AM PDT

Enterprise

NetSuite in $200 Million Deal for Bronto Software

The deal is NetSuite’s biggest yet.

By

April 23, 2015, 8:10 AM PDT