RE/CODE NEWS AND CONTENT

Social

Path’s Latest Messaging Perk: You Can Now Text Local Businesses

Path’s latest messaging update allows users to text any local business.

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September 30, 2014, 11:00 AM PDT

Social

Reddit Raises $50 Million, Plans to Share Stock With Community Members

Investors plan to allocate 10 percent of their equity to Reddit users.

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September 30, 2014, 10:30 AM PDT

Code Red

Code/red: eBay, PayPal Negotiating Shared Custody of Icahn

Plus, Apple’s Ireland problem, e-delicious machines and Tinder for douchebags.

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September 30, 2014, 10:30 AM PDT

Media

Feds Unanimously Kill Sports Blackout Rules (Video)

If games are blacked out now, it won’t be because of federal rules anymore, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday.

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September 30, 2014, 8:45 AM PDT

General

Apple Avoided Billions in Taxes, European Regulator Says

The European Commission’s investigation found that the Irish authorities selectively gave Apple an advantage.

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September 30, 2014, 7:36 AM PDT

Mobile

Startup MatchStick Aims to Build a $25 “Open Chromecast” Using Firefox OS

The company is reaching out to developers and taking preorders on KickStarter, with hopes of a broad launch by January.

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September 30, 2014, 7:34 AM PDT

Gaming

A Virtual Reality Arcade? Why It Makes Sense, and Why It Might Not Work.

For starters: “This product should not be used by children under the age of 13.”

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September 30, 2014, 7:00 AM PDT

General

Is Microsoft Paving New Ground With Next Windows or Still Filling Potholes?

The PC business may have slumped, but Windows is still key.

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September 30, 2014, 6:00 AM PDT

Las Vegas

The Gold Spike: Welcome to Your Las Vegas Entrepreneur Dorm

Are startup entrepreneurs so different from the troops of gamblers who used to come here, hoping to strike it rich?

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September 30, 2014, 5:02 AM PDT

Las Vegas

Sin City Is for Startups

It’s a 24-hour city full of people already trained in customer service and call centers.

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September 30, 2014, 5:01 AM PDT

Product News

Intel’s Basis Takes Second Stab at Health Watch, With Peak

Basis’ new Peak watch: Better design, more accurate heart-rate tracking and smartphone notifications.

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September 30, 2014, 4:00 AM PDT

General

Hong Kong Protesters’ Favorite App, Googlifying Your Office and More #Mustreads

FireChat has set the conversation aflame, helping protesters to coordinate their strategy.

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September 30, 2014, 3:00 AM PDT

News Brief

Slack Hires Anne Toth to Lead Policy and Compliance

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September 30, 2014, 12:11 AM PDT

Media

Native Ad Startup Sharethrough Raises $10 Million

Sharethrough ties itself to U.K. giant British Sky Broadcasting.

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September 29, 2014, 11:00 PM PDT