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Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
On-demand mailing service Shyp to classify couriers as employees, not contractors starting in new cities immediately and in current markets on January 1, 2016   —  Why On-Demand Shipping Service Shyp Is Turning Its Couriers Into Employees  —  Staffers are more pricey than freelancers.
Jul 1, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Startup studio Expa unveils Spot, an app that provides place recommendations from friends and experts   —  Travel App Spot Wants To Curate Your Next Vacation  —  A slew of apps and services have attempted to cash in on the $4.5 trillion travel and tourism industry.
Jun 19, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
Jon Gertner / Fast Company:
Behind the scenes at US Digital Service and 18F, part of Obama's new digital corps which is attracting top Silicon Valley talent   —  Inside Obama's Stealth Startup  —  President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook.  Their mission: to reboot how government works.
Jun 16, 2015, 9:15 AMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / Fast Company:
DJI announces developer focused, expandable Matrice M100 drone, object-avoidance system, SDK allowing integration with Oculus, Leap Motion and other devices   —  Pilots Could Fly DJI's New M100 Drone For Developers Using Oculus VR Goggles  —  Imagine piloting a drone by seeing where it's ing using …
Jun 13, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Nikita Richardson / Fast Company:
Tumblr to answer Reddit's AMA with new Q&A platform Answer Time set to debut Monday   —  Tumblr To Launch New Q&A Platform  —  “Answer Time” set to be Tumblr's answer to the Reddit AMA  —  As its parent company is busy shutting down some of its platforms, blogging and social media site Tumblr …
Jun 5, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
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

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