The New York Times Co plans to develop two or three new standalone digital products next year focused on lifestyle topics as part of its push to get more people to pay for its content beyond traditional news.
Marc Jacobs has teamed up with MasterClass to offer his first online course in fashion design. The fifteen video session class teaches construction, creating unique shapes and silhouettes, and creating new trends.
Israel is planning to send tax bills within a year to Google and Facebook, financial newspaper TheMarker reported on Wednesday, joining efforts by several countries to get the internet giants to pay more tax.
Google reclaimed on Tuesday its spot as the default search engine on Mozilla Corp’s Firefox Internet browser in the United States and other regions as the browser maker stunned Verizon’s Yahoo by canceling their deal.
Snap Inc. is redesigning its disappearing-message app Snapchat in an attempt to reach a broader audience, going back to the drawing board as Wall Street clobbered it for another quarter of slowing user growth.
Periscope, a mobile app that lets users live-stream video, said Wednesday it will give back nearly all earnings from a select program to its creators, likely an effort to face growing competition in streaming video.
Facebook continued its romp in the advertising market, posting a 49% rise in ad sales for the third quarter to $10.14 billion, about 88 percent of which came from mobile ads. Quarterly profits spiked to 79%.