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Welcome to Saturday's weekend format Big Revolution. Let's dig straight in... – Martin
October 6 · Issue #223 · View online
Big Revolution
Welcome to Saturday’s weekend format Big Revolution. Let’s dig straight in…

Big things you need to know today
  • Snapchat will refocus to aim at adults chatting in developing markets to regain its mojo, a leaked memo reveals.
Big weekend reads
The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook
An in-depth look at why Stripe is one of the most exciting businesses on the internet.
Introducing the Internet Bill of Rights
US Democrats are proposing a series of measures to regulate internet companies. They look a lot like existing EU rules!
Smaller outlets reduce, scrap Facebook promotion over new ad rules
How publishers are abandoning promotion of their stories on Facebook as they get misidentified as political advertising, leading to massive admin headaches.
One big tweet
The news cycle in 2018: so fast that even a major investigation into serious wrongdoing by the US President can be forgotten almost overnight.
Quentin Hardy
Remember how earlier this week the New York Times revealed that Donald Trump has been a systemic fraud for decades, possibly violating multiple tax laws?
Boy, that was something.
That’s all for today...
See you again tomorrow for more weekend reading.
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