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Startup Cerebral Soared on Easy Adderall Prescriptions. That Was Its Undoing. Online mental-health startup Cerebral Inc. was just getting off the ground in early 2020 when it detected a potential problem in its business model. The company was focused on treating people experiencing depression and anxiety, charging a monthly… (Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal)
TikTok executive to 'step back' following FT probe into aggressive work culture. Joshua Ma will ‘take some time off' after claims were brought to TikTok by the Financial Times Receive free TikTok Inc updates We'll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest TikTok Inc news every morning. The TikTok… (Cristina Criddle / Financial Times)
How a Saxophonist Tricked the KBG by Encrypting Secrets in Music. In 1985, saxophonist Merryl Goldberg found herself on a plane to Moscow with three fellow musicians from the Boston Klezmer Conservatory Band. She had carefully packed sheet music, reeds, and other woodwind supplies along with a soprano saxophone… (Lily Hay Newman / WIRED)
Inside Roku, talk is heating up about an acquisition by Netflix. Roku has a growing advertising business, something Netflix is looking to get into. Roku started as a product inside Netflix. It was spun out more than a decade ago. A deal makes sense, some insiders say. Others question Netflix's desire for a… (Kali Hays / Business Insider)
Instagram seems to have completely stopped caring about its users. Instagram is my waiting room app. I don't use it every day, but when I have a couple of spare minutes, I like to casually check out what the people I'm following are up to. The problem, lately, is getting to the stuff I actually want to see… (Stan Schroeder / Mashable)
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