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5/28
2016
Read the @ReliableSources newsletter, led by @DylanByers tonight: https://t.co/GmT3BhseEh
Retweeted by Edmund Lee @bizcarson @JMBooyah updatedanyone else sensing a long weekend news dump?Complete list of which car companies are investing in which startups: https://t.co/qMSUS0PkMK by @JMBooyahSources speculate exclusively... https://t.co/ifXfZ3rRkq#codecon https://t.co/phZXJGFlHMThis is the biggest problem with billionaire Thiel's Gawker attack, Swisher says https://t.co/bY9BHpiJIs
Retweeted by Edmund LeeMeet the Highest-Paid C.E.O.s in 2015 https://t.co/gP6OYn3GsB
Retweeted by Edmund LeeViacom's stock is up +12.2% since Philippe Dauman was removed from Sumner's trust last week $VIAB
Retweeted by Edmund LeeOn $VIAB, it comes down to Shari Redstone wanting to remove Philippe Dauman. The board would/should consider just negotiating a new CEO.It could be an interesting day for directors of Viacom. My report: https://t.co/tP2zRjU5tH
Retweeted by Edmund Lee"Sumner Redstone" could replace $VIAB board (incl. CEO Dauman) today @davidfaber says. if so, he'd have to have a CEO lined up.P.S. FYI here’s the web link: https://t.co/rRTdpGA625 https://t.co/hX05qXa4GG
Retweeted by Edmund LeeGawker CEO Denton: Peter Thiel's attack on Gawker shows the power of the billionaire class https://t.co/ADNpZVNNIe https://t.co/Lxar1WSORK
Retweeted by Edmund Lee"I think it changes the debate, because now it's clear what the agenda is and who's behind it." - @nicknotned https://t.co/y9i7Uut3Jo
Retweeted by Edmund LeeDenton suggests billionaire Sean Parker is the 'friend' who encouraged Thiel @CNBC #Gawker https://t.co/C5HOExV3O0
Retweeted by Edmund Lee"This is kind of a revenge fantasy for billionaires..." Gawker CEO @nicknotned says on Peter Thiel funded lawsuit. #SquawkExclusive
Retweeted by Edmund LeeNice lead item in @joepompeo's first media newsletter: WSJ editor Gerry Baker calling on staff to be "fair" to Trump https://t.co/mJQwkeqLF6
5/27
2016
Don't miss: We'll be interviewing @nicknotned of @gawker on @SquawkCNBC 7:30am EST Friday on battle w/@peterthiel https://t.co/fXy4Kw2ZOw
Retweeted by Edmund Lee"...the details of your involvement will be gruesome..." @nicknotned not backing down https://t.co/v82pVb7EezNick Denton to Peter Thiel: "...in the next phase, you too will be subject to a dose of transparency..." https://t.co/v82pVb7EezAn open letter to Peter Thiel — and some questions he should answer. https://t.co/z80AHt3M5F
Retweeted by Edmund LeeTwo more Twitter executives — in charge of media, commerce and biz dev — are leaving the company https://t.co/cewmPwdeE5 via @RecodeFacebook insiders insist the company isn't responsible for Peter Thiel's private actions: https://t.co/2MdJlcEuCF via @RecodeEither Gawker wins on appeal, or it files for bankruptcy -- then you talk sale. https://t.co/TEz5ZRrCBh via @RecodeLove the Gawker statements showing up in my inbox anticipating what I just saw in my Twitter feed. @jeffbercovici @pkafka @felixsalmon somewhat educated guess based on VC penchant for club deals. what if Get Gawker, LLC was a club deal?
Retweeted by Edmund LeeFYI our 2.5-yr-old daily media newsletter going free, renamed Morning Media + I’ll be writing it, starting tomorrow: https://t.co/YCF1iRNmoD
Retweeted by Edmund LeeApple looks to spend "several hundred millions of dollars a year" on original content @MattGarrahan reports: https://t.co/k4Plx9ljdH
5/26
2016
@tcarmody it's called "ring and run"You think Peter Thiel is dangerous? He’s so much more dangerous than you think. https://t.co/0NACpbO4My
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Retweeted by Edmund LeeSo Peter Thiel pays people to fight his battles: https://t.co/tOfWyeKjQlhttps://t.co/uBfLHeptbr https://t.co/5DNOQUoE5t...from one of closet Sumner observers around. But my real favorite is when Sumner tried to get one of his sources: https://t.co/bjN8baI1LeThat time Sumner Redstone asked @peterlauria3 to get him some ice cream: https://t.co/fYrdbCyTjF
5/25
2016
...Thiel is on Facebook's board as part of governance and comp committee. He owns ~$130m of $FB stock and was compensated $355k last year.Why did Nick Denton think Peter Thiel was behind the Hulk Hogan suit? https://t.co/cbz4Xf4vzj by @pkafka...Silicon Valley exhibiting the ruthless dysfunction media moguls have long employed...finally.Forbes reports it's @peterthiel backing the lawsuits against Gawker https://t.co/fkE9x1YP48Thx all who RTd my pleas for vets who got @realdonaldtrump's $ yest'day. We couldn't find 'em b/c they didn't exist. https://t.co/MOz7Bxjzj6
Retweeted by Edmund LeeNews was always a small part of Buzzfeed, like news division of a major network. Entertainment was always the plan: https://t.co/KpvtRAQ9pxApple chasing Amazon Echo: https://t.co/5Jbtg7Rtby by @amirHow can you ditch your carrier and just use Wi-Fi? @Recode's Kara Swisher and @verge's Lauren Goode explain. https://t.co/uOBqNTWiJf
Retweeted by Edmund LeeToyota has made a strategic investment in Uber https://t.co/T6SCkh79mG
Retweeted by Edmund LeeGawker's founder has a hunch a Silicon Valley billionaire is financing the raft of lawsuits against his company: https://t.co/J7j3dEngBv
5/24
2016
What Viacom CEO said about Sumner in November, differs wildly from what he's saying now: https://t.co/FTnIaESsdg via @RecodeViacom CEO says Sumner Redstone, who controls the company, can barely talk https://t.co/MFgAk5UcNt https://t.co/dRUD2iYNIgViacom CEO's complaint against Shari Redstone say he visited Sumner as recently as March, and he wasn't all there: https://t.co/4hqscmMA5bmea culpa. This morning on @SquawkCNBC I called $VIAB a "dying business." Better said, a declining business, or at least not growing.And here it is: Viacom CEO files complaint in family court over his ouster from board that controls the company. https://t.co/uTJjGHOJwcGay Talese on journalism. https://t.co/9lILEnIk0I
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5/23
2016
https://t.co/Q7JLfWmycLHave not seen this ever. The person who controls a company issuing statements against the company he controls. Redstone v Viacom.One of the last issues of the magazine @kenli729 and I started in college. Print baby. https://t.co/PyuVB6rs0JI've got high school papers on these. https://t.co/fFX1en16ax
5/22
2016
Sumner Redstone Ousts Viacom CEO from his Trust ... Shari Redstone demonstrates Sumner-like ruthlessness: https://t.co/siGN4PCBnl
5/21
2016
Even $3 billion for $YHOO's core biz would be a nice one-time dividend for shareholders: https://t.co/8WIPVBQEcp
5/20
2016
One of my favorite tech dudes, @JasonHirschhorn, talks with @pkafka. 'Nuff said: https://t.co/CTfmPSfb98 via @RecodeGoogle celebrated Yuri Kochiyama, and some people think it's promoting radicalism. Er, no: https://t.co/RBymZdFr67 https://t.co/v6kkoJqvMDpro-amCongrats @karaswisher @KurtWagner8 @DelRey on being named @LoebAwards finalists: https://t.co/Xo7i0zKzDN
5/19
2016
.@WSJ on Theranos 24 stories 0 corrections Theranos Voids 2 years of test results Subject of US criminal probe Faces federal sanctions
Retweeted by Edmund LeeHow Recipe Videos Colonized Your Facebook Feed https://t.co/DmFmhyJM8o via @newyorker
Retweeted by Edmund LeeBreaking: Theranos corrects tens of thousands of blood-test reports, including voiding 2 years of Edison results https://t.co/oI40FHX8CF
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5/18
2016
Here in Vegas w/ @DelRey who is helming #CodeCommerce with an assist from @nkulw and @edmundlee #soproud https://t.co/HRzVHa3jCn
Retweeted by Edmund Lee.@DelRey's first rodeo tonight. https://t.co/Fh76SdY5Rmsimulacrum city. @DelRey to bring the real tonight at the first #codecommerce conference. Drinks before and after. https://t.co/ksgA1u00ot
5/17
2016
Twitter will make it easier to cram photos and links into tweets https://t.co/6YVyGsyHRc @pkafka explains why the story is a storyThe complete timeline to self-driving cars https://t.co/vnSFvvqVxd via @JMBooyahput it another way: Buffett paid $1 billion for 9.8 m shares of $AAPL stock that's now worth $886 million. @bristei cf @WarrenBuffett investment in $IBM.@WarrenBuffett owns $1 billion of $AAPL stock. Caveat: he's not great at tech investments. https://t.co/xa5h4Us48h
5/16
2016
Sitting through an entire Noah Baumbach movie is like staying friends with college people you shouldn't be friends with anymore.My (very) long goodbye as NYT public editor gets one last blast at @onthemedia in an interview with @Bobosphere https://t.co/C5H2i7VoM6
Retweeted by Edmund Lee>@RupertMurdoch, James Murdoch and Twitter's @Jack pay homage to Prince Alwaleed bin Talal https://t.co/jINdjxFsyn https://t.co/kPDKKDQy8v
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5/14
2016
Opinion: Why Alan Rusbridger had no choice but to quit The Guardian https://t.co/CTXmA2cMdG https://t.co/40gHGlrnjO
Retweeted by Edmund Lee @MattRosoff $1B cross border investment with two massive companies? That's a big miss. Those other stories were largely internal movesThis is a big deal: Former guardian editor @arusbridger will NOT return as head of the trust that controls guardian https://t.co/awyDmw7lG6Alan Rusbridger confirms to Guardian staff that he will not be returning as chair of the Scott Trust.
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5/13
2016
@lisahopeking PR > BBerg / Reuters speedesks > wire > Twitter > news sites @levynews $1B cross-border investment two massive companies. Lots of chances to get into it. No one gotApple's $1B investment in Didi was broken in a press release. Everyone's slipping.Facebook 👀 topics from 1000 sites but only shows headline if it appears in 5/10 top sources. Built in bias? https://t.co/ouYf6GXjUiDiscounting is killing online retailers. Here's how one startup is trying to fix that. https://t.co/5wwXtsSCNb by @DelReyRN @jakesilverstein responding to Samuels on Rhodes story controversy. @MikeIsaac our future. @Milbank + 🍴 + 📰 = 💩 @mhbergen @nkulw dorksjournalism. https://t.co/VIfvTW3XcNGboard is Google's new app to smuggle search into iPhones https://t.co/6755iqaB7h https://t.co/EB76EuULY3
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5/12
2016
Google’s answer to Amazon Echo is code-named ‘Chirp,’ landing soon https://t.co/Flwvl2w3sC @mhbergen strikes again https://t.co/Pt5jPuNDCl @fmanjoo 👍 https://t.co/yyv2EoOju1Media mogul Rupert Murdoch owns a piece of Uber. via @JMBooyah & @EdmundLee https://t.co/7Im7fcn1Kl https://t.co/4IwD4pAZr4
Retweeted by Edmund Lee @NellieBowles @Edpilkington bec he has access to a lot of things! @NellieBowles look up @Edpilkington while you're hereGoogle's audacious plan to take on the cable companies: https://t.co/W81MRSvuvq the big take by @mhbergen
5/11
2016
"Journalists shouldn't have to worry about the business part [of their parent company]." --@nsbarsky. agree that's how it SHOULD be, but...
Retweeted by Edmund LeeBeat y'all to this. @JohnTheCho already starred in my movie, West 32nd. #StarringJohnCho https://t.co/v35vogWArABest read on that Facebook algo controversy, from @reckless https://t.co/Z8FF42XBXD
5/10
2016

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