Twitch, the Amazon-owned livestreaming service, said it had disabled President Trump’s channel indefinitely following the violent takeover of the Capitol on Wednesday. Twitch’s decision comes as social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat face pressure from users and employees to crack down on speech calling for political violence. On Thursday, Facebook announced it was banning posts...
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KKR Has Considered Buying Venture Lender to Expand Startup Debt
Private equity giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is looking to expand its lending to venture-backed startups and has considered buying a venture-focused lender or recruiting a team of professionals focused on such deals, people familiar with the talks told The Information. Some KKR rivals, including Blackstone, have been making a similar push into venture debt, anticipating that tech...
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