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YouTube has added two execs to focus on content acquisition and keeping creators happy.
Americans are spending more time on mobile screens than they are TV screens, thanks to the success of independent app developers.
Snapchat has partnered with Square Cash to let its users send money through the app.
Publishers are fueling revenues at programmatic exchanges.
Reddit CEO Yishan Wong has voluntarily resigned from the company. Co-founder Alexis Ohanian will return as executive chairman.
Pinterest has doubled its male user base in the past year thanks to marketing efforts and international expansion.
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