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Sarah Kessler / Fast Company:
Sesame Ventures partners with Collaborative Fund on $10M Collab+Sesame Fund to invest in tech for children   —  Sesame Launches A Venture Arm To Invest In Startups That Help Kids  —  In 1966, Sesame Street's founders wondered whether the prevailing entertainment technology of the time …
Feb 1, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Christina Farr / Fast Company:
Apple fixing issue that directed users searching “abortion” to adoption and fertility centers, nearly five years after it was first identified   —  Apple Maps Stops Sending People Searching For “Abortion” To Adoption Centers  —  Apple is fixing a flaw in its algorithm …
Jan 29, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Tinder CEO Sean Rad on his temporary ouster, company culture, sexual harassment suit, and why he believes the service has applications beyond dating   —  Is Controversial Tinder CEO Sean Rad Ready To Grow Up?  —  “These are the hottest girls I've ever seen!”
Jan 12, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Tinder says it calculates a desirability rating for all users based on swipe data, used internally to facilitate better matches   —  I Found Out My Secret Internal Tinder Rating And Now I Wish I Hadn't  —  The dating app uses data to give every user a desirability rating.
Jan 11, 2016, 9:25 PMIn context
David Lumb / Fast Company:
Mixpanel launches Predict, which applies machine learning to predict user engagement in as little as 30 minutes, working to speed up diagnostics to 30 seconds   —  Mixpanel Launches Predict, An Analytical ‘Magic 8-Ball’ For User Engagement  —  The small field of “predictive analytics” …
Nov 17, 2015, 7:20 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
How Facebook is betting its future on artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and bringing Internet to 4B people not yet connected   —  Inside Mark Zuckerberg's Bold Plan For The Future Of Facebook  —  Facebook is firing on all cylinders.  Now Mark Zuckerberg is looking to the decade ahead, from AI to VR to drones.
Nov 16, 2015, 8:55 AMIn context
KC Ifeanyi / Fast Company:
iHeartMedia releases iHeartRadio Family standalone Android and iOS apps with Build-A-Bear, offers live radio and curated playlists for 4-11 year-olds   —  The iHeartRadio Family App Is Here, With Help From 30 Kids And A “Bug Bash”  —  Born from a hackathon, iHeartMedia unveils the brand's first-ever app extension.
Nov 11, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Microsoft tweaks design of Outlook for iOS and Android, plans to merge Outlook and Sunrise apps   —  Microsoft's Outlook Mobile Apps Get More Polish—And Just A Dash Of Sunrise  —  When Microsoft introduced the first version of Outlook for iOS and Android last January, it was a very …
Oct 28, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context
Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Pinterest upgrades its Place Pins feature, opening up location data to a total of 7B Pins   —  Pinterest Wants To Be Your Discovery Engine For Travel  —  If you often find yourself trapped in your cubicle, pinning exotic locales to your Pinterest travel board and planning lofty getaways …
Oct 13, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
The 33-year history of the Bloomberg Terminal, and how its current incarnation, the Bloomberg Professional service, processes 60B pieces of information daily   —  How the Bloomberg Terminal Made History—And Stays Ever Relevant  —  By definition, any computing platform invented in the first half …
Oct 11, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context

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Microsoft employees transform lives in biggest year yet for charitable giving  —  Giving program raised $125 million for nonprofits and schools around the world in 2015, including the company match of employee contributions.
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