RE/CODE NEWS AND CONTENT

Policy

Google’s GIF Response to Wall Street Journal Lobbying Story

Quick, someone introduce Rupert to Giphy.

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March 27, 2015, 5:08 PM PDT

Enterprise

If Intel Buys Altera, Look for Xilinx to Be Sold Next

A potential $10 billion-plus deal for Altera, if it happens, would likely trigger a fight to acquire its primary rival.

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March 27, 2015, 4:17 PM PDT

Policy

FCC Plans a Vote on New Airwaves Sharing Plan

Trying to keep up with consumer wireless demand.

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March 27, 2015, 1:58 PM PDT

Culture

Live: Ellen Pao Loses on All Claims in Historic Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Against Kleiner Perkins

Time to hear from the people whose opinions really matter: The jury.

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March 27, 2015, 1:23 PM PDT

Culture

The Pao v. Kleiner Perkins Jury Close to a Verdict

Almost there.

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March 27, 2015, 1:07 PM PDT

Media

Comcast Says It’s Not Talking to Apple About Apple TV, Because Apple Hasn’t Asked

But that doesn’t mean NBCU won’t be in the service, if it ever launches.

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March 27, 2015, 12:11 PM PDT

Commerce

Facebook Is Getting Serious About Payments (Q&A)

We learned something this month: Payments are getting big for Facebook.

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March 27, 2015, 11:46 AM PDT

Commerce

Can Apple Pay Work at Sit-Down Restaurants? Cover, an Uber-Like Payments App, Says Yes.

“People genuinely love Apple Pay.”

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March 27, 2015, 10:43 AM PDT

Mobile

Occipital Aims to Show Its 3-D Scanner Is Good for Gaming, Too

A demo game shows how its Kinect-like Structure Sensor can be used for virtual and augmented reality.

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March 27, 2015, 10:00 AM PDT

Mobile

HTC Design Chief Jonah Becker Exits, Second to Leave in a Year

Becker, like fellow former design chief Scott Croyle, worked at One & Co., a design firm acquired by HTC six years ago.

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March 27, 2015, 7:35 AM PDT

Voices

Missing at SXSW 2015: Conversations Between Engineers and Designers

“UX, meet Engineering. Engineering, meet UX. You two should talk.”

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March 27, 2015, 7:00 AM PDT

Social

Periscope v. Meerkat: Our Initial Re/action

Here’s how the two most-talked-about apps of the week stack up.

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March 27, 2015, 5:32 AM PDT

Mobile

BlackBerry Reports Another Surprise Profit, Though Revenue Dips

The Canadian phone maker earned four cents per share, excluding items, well ahead of analysts’ expectations.

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March 27, 2015, 4:12 AM PDT

Re/code Daily

Salesforce Leaves Indiana Over Anti-Gay Law

CEO Marc Benioff announced on Twitter the company is canceling events in the state.

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March 27, 2015, 3:54 AM PDT

General

Google to Pay New CFO Porat More Than $70 Million Over Two Years

That’s salary, stock, a biennial grant and a sign-on bonus.

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March 26, 2015, 4:19 PM PDT

Culture

Lawyers Reading Mean Tweets: How the Media Influenced the Ellen Pao Trial

The jurors can’t follow the coverage, but everyone else in court is lapping it up.

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March 26, 2015, 1:42 PM PDT

Mobile

BlackBerry Earnings a Key Report Card on John Chen’s Turnaround Plan

Beyond the quarterly numbers, the real question is: Has Chen started convincing more businesses to sign up for the latest BlackBerry offerings?

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March 26, 2015, 1:17 PM PDT

Enterprise

Salesforce CEO Benioff Takes Stand Against Indiana Anti-Gay Law

Benioff cancels company events in the state and promises more “economic sanctions” if the law isn’t reversed.

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March 26, 2015, 12:53 PM PDT