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Ben Popper / The Verge:
Layer launches to the public with the aim of unifying mobile messaging in all apps   —  As messaging apps proliferate, one service aims to power them all  —  We live in a world where messaging apps command $20 billion valuations, but amidst that embarrassment of riches is a major pain for users …
Feb 25, 2015, 12:15 PMIn context
Andrew Jacobs / New York Times:
China acknowledges targeting VPN services to foster the “healthy development” of the nation's internet, says VPNs are illegal   —  China Clamps Down Still Harder on Internet Access  —  BEIJING — Jing Yuechen, the founder of an Internet start-up here in the Chinese capital …
Jan 29, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook Super Bowl hub collects posts and videos from friends, news outlets, players, and teams   —  Introducing a New Super Bowl Experience on Facebook  —  By Alex Himel, Engineering Director and Dan Reed, Head of Global Sports Partnerships  —  More than 50 million people joined …
Jan 28, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Roberto Baldwin / The Next Web:
Secret messaging app, Wickr launches secure photo sharing that works with Facebook   —  It's fun to share secret photos with friends.  It's funner to do it in plain sight.  —  Super-secret messaging service Wickr just launched a new way to share secure photos within its app and with friends via Facebook right in your timeline.
Jan 27, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook to reduce distribution of deliberately false or misleading posts in News Feed, characterized by hoax-busting comments and high removal rate by sharers   —  News Feed FYI: Showing Fewer Hoaxes  —  The goal of News Feed is to catch up with your friends and find the things that matter to you.
Jan 20, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Stickered from Facebook's Creative Labs lets you add stickers to photos you send on Messenger; available for Android, coming to iOS   —  Facebook Launches Separate “Stickered” For Messenger App That Lets You Paste Images On Your Photos  —  Today Facebook is releasing a new app called …
Dec 19, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Rooms app gets ‘Explore’ button, making it easier to discover communities   —  Facebook's Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use  —  Facebook's “Rooms” application, like many of the experiments put out by Facebook's Creative Labs - which is also responsible …
Dec 17, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Tom Cheredar / VentureBeat:
Netflix updates its Android app with social sharing features, Android Wear integration   —  Streaming video service Netflix is showing some love for subscribers using the company's Android app with a new social-focused updated released today.  —  The Netflix Android app update adds a set …
Dec 16, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Alexei Oreskovic / Reuters:
Facebook no longer showing results from Bing when searching on its site   —  Facebook dumps Microsoft Web search results  —  (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) has stopped including results from Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) Bing search engine on its social networking site.
Dec 12, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Spotify Now Converts What Friends Listen To Into A “Top Tracks In Your Network” Playlist   —  Now you can listen to Spotify like you read the Facebook News Feed.  Spotify's new “Top Tracks In Your Network” is a personalized, constantly updated playlist based on what the people you follow are listening to.
Dec 11, 2014, 6:05 AMIn context

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