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Google Said To Have High Level Mole At Twitter, Makes Massive Counteroffers To Retain Employees (Michael Arrington/TechCrunch)


Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:

Google Said To Have High Level Mole At Twitter, Makes Massive Counteroffers To Retain Employees  —  Google may have paid as much as $ 150 million in stock grants to retain key product employees Sundar Pichai and Neal Mohan, say multiple sources.  Both were offered the chief product role …

He Said/She Said Between Google & CNN On Face Recognition Story (Greg Sterling/Search Engine Land)


Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:

He Said/She Said Between Google & CNN On Face Recognition Story  —  This morning I read the CNN story that said Google was finally going to incorporate facial recognition technology into its Goggles app or another mobile application.  I then wrote an opinion piece that argued Google was courting …

Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein Said to Visit Groupon to Pitch IPO (Douglas MacMillan/Bloomberg)

Douglas MacMillan / Bloomberg:

Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein Said to Visit Groupon to Pitch IPO  —  Jan. 14 (Bloomberg) — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein visited the Chicago headquarters of Groupon Inc. today to pitch executives on hiring his firm for a possible share sale this year, a person familiar with the matter said.

“Blood Libel” – I should have said this a few days ago … (Jonah Goldberg/National Review)

Jonah Goldberg / National Review:

“Blood Libel”  —  I should have said this a few days ago, when my friend Glenn Reynolds introduced the term to this debate.  But I think that the use of this particular term in this context isn’t ideal.  Historically, the term is almost invariably used to describe anti-Semitic myths …