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This article was published on November 12, 2012


    Offline over the weekend? Here’s what you missed…

    Offline over the weekend? Here’s what you missed… Image by: Kuznetsov Dmitry
    Andrii Degeler
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    Andrii Degeler

    Andrii Degeler is the community growth manager at Rockstart and a technology journalist with a particular interest in companies based in Cen Andrii Degeler is the community growth manager at Rockstart and a technology journalist with a particular interest in companies based in Central and Eastern Europe. He also runs a CEE-focused weekly tech newsletter, ProCEEd.

    Take a look at how much noteworthy stuff appeared over the weekend on The Next Web and beyond; news, hot discussions, and interesting reads — all wrapped up for in one post.

    In the news

    • HootSuite accidentally sent to users hundreds of e-mails, revealing other people’s details on the way while merging its users database with the Seesmic’s one.
    • Apple and HTC have ended their patent dispute, signing a 10-year licensing agreement.
    • George Entwistle, the Director General of the BBC, has resigned after less than two months of the job following the scandal surrounding flagship news programme Newsnight making a false accusation of child abuse.
    • Paymill, a Stripe-clone backed by Rocket Internet, jumped into 29 new markets over Europe.

    Reads and discussions

    Good reads from elsewhere

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