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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Becomes A Local Party Discovery Tool With “Events For You” Redesign   —  Just because you weren't invited, doesn't mean Facebook can't help you crash the party.  Facebook Events on the web got a slick visual overhaul today that includes a new “Events For You” tab that recommends gatherings …
Jul 3, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Mark Gurman / 9to5Mac:
Skype for iPhone gets ground-up redesign; top designer talks future iPad & iOS 8 updates   —  A few years ago, Skype was the rockstar of the messaging world, but now with smartphones and mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and iMessage, Skype's iPhone feature-set and application have begun to stagnate.
Jun 9, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Isadora Lapowsky / Wired:
With its latest redesign, Twitter imitates Facebook in an effort to appeal to the mainstream   —  The Reason Twitter Wants to Look Like Facebook: Your Parents  —  There's blatant imitation, and then there's thoughtful strategy.  At first blush, Twitter's new redesign …
Apr 8, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Julie Zhuo / Medium:
Facebook designer defends scaled-back News Feed redesign, noting low-res monitors are too common for big photos   —  Whatever's Best For The People, That's What We Do  —  Earlier today, Dustin Curtis wrote a post about the recent Facebook desktop redesign.
Mar 29, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / Re/code:
Facebook Denies Oculus Hardware Redesign   —  According to a Facebook spokesman, the company does not plan to redesign the Oculus VR gaming console hardware, as was reported by The New York Times on Wednesday.  Facebook said it had no plans to rebrand the device — which is yet to be released …
Mar 26, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook rolls out a simpler newsfeed redesign a year after first try was scrapped due to negative feedback   —  Facebook goes back to basics with latest News Feed redesign  —  After a year testing an aggressive update, Facebook finally settles on a look  —  Almost exactly one year ago …
Mar 6, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Samantha Murphy Kelly / Mashable:
Twitter Testing Major Profile Redesign That Looks a Lot Like Facebook   —  Twitter is testing a major profile redesign that's very reminiscent of Facebook and Google+.  Mashable assistant features editor Matt Petronzio spotted on Tuesday a huge update to his Twitter profile page …
Feb 11, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Facebook Tests Graph Search on Mobile: How It Works   —  What's This?  —  I'm usually the last person to get new features on Facebook.  It took days before I started seeing the “trending” section on the main page and I still haven't been updated to the redesigned Facebook, though the latter may end up getting scrapped anyway.
Feb 3, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Paper Now Available For iOS In The US, And It Could Be A Facebook Replacement   —  Facebook's new standalone app Paper is now available for download on iOS to everyone in the US, and it's more than just a content reader.  Paper has messages, notifications, search, and a completely redesigned profile.
Feb 3, 2014, 11:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Launches Trending Topics On Web With Descriptions Of Why Each Is Popular   —  Following tests of Twitter-style Trending Topics on the web and mobile in August, Facebook today officially launches a redesigned “Trending” section on its web homepage's sidebar in the US, UK, Canada, India and Australia.
Jan 16, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context

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