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Media Exec Joins Liz Murdoch’s Video Firm

Former Vimeo executive Greg Clayman has joined Elisabeth Murdoch’s new company, Vertical Networks, which is creating original content for Snapchat, according to multiple people briefed on the ...

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The Information You Missed This Week

Happy Memorial Day weekend!Yes it’s the unofficial start of summer. Maybe even San Francisco will see some warm weather. And there’s plenty of news, both in tech and elsewhere, to catch up on.

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The Non-Monetizable Product Blind Spot

Why do so many common consumer tech needs still lack high-quality solutions? Follow the money—or in this case, the lack of it.

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VSCO Tries to Get More Love Without Likes

Trendy photo editing app VSCO has eschewed likes, comments and display advertising even as it tries to grow into a larger social network. Its founder says it will still disavow those typical ...

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Subscribers Shy Away From Original Sharing

Subscribers to The Information say they’re not sharing as many personal posts on Facebook as in the past, echoing internal Facebook data showing a similar trend across Facebook’s user base. ...

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