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Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
App.net is shutting down its Twitter-like social platform on March 14 and open sourcing its code   —  In Twitter's early years, there were numerous competitors on the market, one among them App.net.  Launched in 2012, the social network billed itself as being ad-free and subscription-based …
Jan 12, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Facebook will now let publishers broadcast on Live direct from the web   —  Facebook on Wednesday began rolling out new features for its live video offering that should give publishers additional flexibility in how they produce content for the social network.
Jan 12, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Four months after the recall, Samsung says over 96% of Galaxy Note7 devices have been returned   —  Samsung said today that over 96 percent of all Galaxy Note7 phones have been returned following a recall that started in September.  —  First introduced in August, the latest Note7 smartphone …
Jan 11, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Twitter says it will shut down Dashboard, its iOS and desktop account management app, on February 3, six months after launch   —  In June, Twitter launched Dashboard, a dedicated app brands can use to manage their various accounts, but seven months later, that's all about to change.
Jan 11, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Samsung announces $150M NEXT Fund targeting pre-seed to Series B for startups specializing in VR, AI, IoT, more   —  Samsung on Wednesday announced its intentions to support early-stage startups focused on emerging technologies.  The company, through its global innovation group …
Jan 4, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Samsung unveils three QLED TVs with Chromecast-like functionality, pricing and availability TBD   —  Samsung today introduced its 2017 lineup of QLED televisions, which the company bills as having the “best picture quality — ever.”  While the Q7, Q8, and Q9 displays are markedly improved …
Jan 3, 2017, 11:05 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Report: Snap acquired four-year-old Israeli AR startup Cimagine Media for $30M to $40M   —  Snap has reportedly made an investment in augmented reality, purchasing Israeli-based startup Cimagine Media in a deal that's said to be worth between $30 million and $40 million.
Dec 25, 2016, 9:55 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Uber to move its self-driving-car pilot to Arizona after California DMV revokes registrations on its vehicles   —  Uber has begun implementing plans for where it will test out its self-driving cars.  The company revealed that it has selected Arizona as the next state where the autonomous vehicles …
Dec 22, 2016, 4:02 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo kills Radar, its chatbot travel assistant app, 6 months after launch   —  Last summer, Yahoo launched a mobile travel assistant app called Yahoo Radar as a way to streamline your next vacation.  The idea was to not only offer an alternative to Kayak, TripIt, and TripAdvisor …
Dec 20, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Twitter updates search results so tweets are displayed by relevance, not in reverse chronological order   —  Twitter is updating its search results so that tweets will be ranked based on relevance instead of by timeline, bringing search in line with what users have experienced on their timeline for the past 10 months.
Dec 19, 2016, 6:30 PMIn context

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