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Sources: as part of its antitrust probe, FTC is investigating whether Facebook bought startups like Instagram and WhatsApp to neutralize possible competitors (Wall Street Journal)

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Wall Street Journal: Sources: as part of its antitrust probe, FTC is investigating whether Facebook bought startups like Instagram and WhatsApp to neutralize possible competitors ...
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This investor explains how she helped Ring through a crisis before Amazon bought it for $1 billion — and says it's a good argument against mega-investors like SoftBank (AMZN)

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In a world where mega-investors like SoftBank write $100 million checks from SoftBank, UpFront Ventures Partner Kara Nortman says there’s still a need for early-stage...
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In an experiment, the NYT bought and displayed ads targeting 16 profile attributes to reveal what advertisers think they know about users seeing targeted ads (Stuart A. Thompson/New York Times)

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Stuart A. Thompson / New York Times: In an experiment, the NYT bought and displayed ads targeting 16 profile attributes to reveal what advertisers think...