Horizontal swiping is out, vertical swiping is in. Inspired, perhaps, by the success of TikTok, Snap is testing a new feature that would let users swipe through Discover shows by moving their finger vertically on the screen. Right now the way to swipe through the shows is by moving your finger horizontally. While it’s hard to call TikTok’s vertical swiping an earth-shattering evolution in the...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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