Executive Turmoil And Turnover At Twitter

Jack Dorsey Mike Blake / Reuters A tidal wave of turnover is coming to the top of Twitter, with a number of critical executives on the way out. In addition, two new board members are reportedly on the way in. Twitter head of engineering Alex Roetter, product VP Kevin Weil, and head of media Katie […]

Yahoo Shuts Down Yahoo Screen Video Service

Justin Lubin / NBC Under CEO Marissa Mayer, Yahoo has spent the past few years buying up the rights to football games, launching news shows, reviving flailing network TV series, and creating original content. All of that programming — Community, Jaguars vs. Bills, Katie Couric's daily news show — was hosted on Yahoo Screen. And […]

How Pitbull Conquered Facebook

Pitbull joined Facebook May 17, 2009. The timing was auspicious: In a March 2014 interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Pit had laid out his six-year play for global domination, saying, “2009 is freedom; 2010, invasion; 2011, build empire; 2012, grow wealth; 2013, put the puzzle together; 2014, buckle up; 2015, make history.” And: He was […]

Razor USA Sues Swagway Over Hoverboards

The scooter giant wastes little time in flexing its legal muscles. From Razor USA LLC v. Swagway, LLC, Case No. 2:15-CV-09209 Razor USA, which recently bought a patent for a “a two-wheel, self-balancing personal vehicle,” is suing leading hoverboard distributor Swagway for patent infringement, BuzzFeed News has learned. According to the suit, filed in US […]