Google said it would make sure apps downloaded from Google Play store pay a 30% cut of in-app transactions. And it announces changes to its Android software, used on most smartphones worldwide, that it said should make it easier for developers to reach consumers through rival app stores. The moves follow criticism that Google gives preferential treatment to some large developers that have...
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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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