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WhatsApp to share phone numbers and analytics data of users with Facebook
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Sources: Uber lost $1.2B in first half of 2016, including $520M in Q1 and $750M in Q2; net revenue grew 18% from $960M in Q1 to $1.1B in Q2
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Sports writer says Twitter permanently banned his account with nearly 100K followers after he tweeted three Olympics GIFs
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