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Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Google VP of engineering Hiroshi Lockheimer confirms Android M is coming this year   —  GOOGLE'S HIROSHI LOCKHEIMER ON THE PRESENT AND FUTURE OF ANDROID AND CHROME OS  —  In 2005, software engineer Hiroshi Lockheimer got a call from Andy Rubin, his former boss at Danger Research …
May 26, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
John Paul Titlow / Fast Company:
Inside InnerTube, Google's three year old project to overhaul YouTube's internal development platform, recommendation engine, and search   —  To Take On HBO And Netflix, YouTube Had To Rewire Itself  —  The war over our eyeballs is heating up, and that's mostly a good thing for people who like to look at screens.
May 17, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Rose Pastore / Fast Company:
Side project of computer vision startup Dextro categorizes Periscope videos in real time   —  Dextro side project Stream is using its algorithms to categorize Periscope videos in real time  —  Does this video contain a cat?  —  Is the cat inside, or on the beach?  —  Is it night or day?
May 10, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
Noah Robischon / Fast Company:
SimCity creator Will Wright unveils Thred, an app for creating stories with multiple images   —  Will Wright Unveils Thred, A Mobile Storytelling Tool For Visual Culture Vultures  —  The first thing you need to know about Thred is that it's a storytelling app created by Will Wright …
May 8, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Evie Nagy / Fast Company:
Verizon partners with Lyft, pre-loads app on select Android devices, gives drivers 15% discount on Verizon bills   —  >Lyft Teams Up With Verizon To Find New Riders Through Their Phones  —  Lyft has a new strategy to get its ride-sharing app onto more people's phones: have the app installed on new phones before they're sold.
May 7, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Google acquires startup behind Timeful, a popular iOS time-management app   —  With Timeful Acquisition, Google Aims To Supercharge Its Apps' Time-Management Smarts  —  When time-management startup Timeful launched its iOS app last July, it faced a basic challenge.
May 4, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
The long history of MyMagic+ and MagicBand, the technologies Disney hopes will modernize its theme parks   —  The Messy Business Of Reinventing Happiness  —  Bob Iger wanted approval.  It was February 2011, and the Walt Disney Co. CEO gathered his board of directors inside an intimate theater …
Apr 19, 2015, 6:45 PMIn context
Nicole LaPorte / Fast Company:
An inside look at HBO's strategy to compete with Netflix by launching HBO Now   —  HBO to Netflix: Bring it on  —  On a frigid winter Friday in Manhattan's MediaGulch, HBO CEO Richard Plepler glides through the doors of a power-lunch spot called the Lambs Club.
Apr 7, 2015, 11:05 PMIn context
J.J. McCorvey / Fast Company:
How Drew Houston ensures that Dropbox keeps thriving while competing with Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Tencent   —  Dropbox versus the world  —  The new tech war is a battle to own your digital data.  Dropbox's 32-year-old CEO thinks he can thwart the world's most formidable titans.
Mar 31, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Rebecca Greenfield / Fast Company:
UN Women Says It Has No Plans To Collaborate With Uber On Job Creation   —  Just 10 days after Uber announced a global program to get more women drivers, UN Women has backed away from its highly publicized partnership to create 1 million jobs for women.  “We will not collaborate with Uber on job creation …
Mar 20, 2015, 6:45 PMIn context

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