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A breakdown of an internal memo in which Facebook details distribution and onboarding for its Research app, and defends its data collection methods,…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : A breakdown of an internal memo in which Facebook details distribution and onboarding for its Research app, and defends its data collection methods, disclosures   —  Early this morning, we received agreement from Apple to issue a new enterprise certificate; this has allowed us to produce …

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A breakdown of Facebook’s internal memo detailing distribution and onboarding for its Research app, and defending its data collection methods and…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : A breakdown of Facebook's internal memo detailing distribution and onboarding for its Research app, and defending its data collection methods and disclosures   —  Early this morning, we received agreement from Apple to issue a new enterprise certificate; this has allowed us to produce new builds …

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Inside Facebook, which was seriously disrupted by its dispute with Apple over enterprise certificates, employee anger flares at the Onavo team…

Mike Isaac / New York Times : Inside Facebook, which was seriously disrupted by its dispute with Apple over enterprise certificates, employee anger flares at the Onavo team responsible   —  SAN FRANCISCO — When Facebook employees woke up on Wednesday morning, many found they could not perform even the most basic work tasks.

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Sources: following Thiel-related controversy and declining private valuations, Palantir is giving employees larger bonuses and improved stock options…

Lizette Chapman / Bloomberg : Sources: following Thiel-related controversy and declining private valuations, Palantir is giving employees larger bonuses and improved stock options   —  Palantir Technologies Inc. pitches itself to new recruits as a place where they can build data-mining software that will help thwart terrorism …

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Facebook says Apple has restored its access to enterprise certificates, bringing internal apps back online (Chance Miller/9to5Mac)

Chance Miller / 9to5Mac : Facebook says Apple has restored its access to enterprise certificates, bringing internal apps back online   —  Update: In a leaked memo obtained by Business Insider, Facebook continues to defend its Research app, as well as its decision to distribute it via enterprise certificates.  Read the details below.

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Twitter says it has suspended three notification spammer apps for repeatedly violating its API rules related to aggressive following and follow churn…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : Twitter says it has suspended three notification spammer apps for repeatedly violating its API rules related to aggressive following and follow churn   —  Notification spam ruins social networks, diluting the real human interaction.  Desperate to gain an audience, users pay services …

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Amazon reports Q4 “other” revenue, which is mostly comprised of its advertising services, hit $3.39B, up 95% YoY (Spencer Soper/Bloomberg)

Spencer Soper / Bloomberg : Amazon reports Q4 “other” revenue, which is mostly comprised of its advertising services, hit $3.39B, up 95% YoY   —  Amazon.com Inc.'s sales and earnings in the busy holiday quarter beat analysts' estimates, showing the world's biggest web retailer can maintain rapid growth …

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Intel will invest $10B alongside a $1B state grant to expand its chip fab in Israel, adding 1,000 jobs to its nearly 13,000-strong workforce in the…

Reuters : Intel will invest $10B alongside a $1B state grant to expand its chip fab in Israel, adding 1,000 jobs to its nearly 13,000-strong workforce in the country   —  JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Intel Corp will receive a grant of about $1 billion from the Israeli government for its latest investment plan …

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