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Ainsley O'Connell / Fast Company:
Rolling Stone archive comes to Google Play Newsstand on Friday; 3-4 stories per issue available free   —  Rolling Stone Teams Up With Google Play To Monetize Its Archives  —  When Robin Williams died last year, mourning fans turned to the web—and Rolling Stone was ready for them.
Jan 28, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Rebecca Greenfield / Fast Company:
Fab Cofounder Bradford Shellhammer Is Launching Design Sales Site Bezar   —  After a year of soul-searching, Fab cofounder and former creative director Bradford Shellhammer is back in the flash sales game with his forthcoming startup Bezar, an online short-term sales hub for designers who are hand picked by Shellhammer.
Jan 8, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
As Fire Phone product manager, Jeff Bezos insisted Lab126 build a premium phone and include useless Dynamic Perspective feature in attempt to compete with Apple   —  The Real Story Behind Jeff Bezos's Fire Phone Debacle And What It Means For Amazon's Future  —  “What the hell happened?”
Jan 6, 2015, 10:45 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Amazon executes sweeping reorganization of hardware group Lab126 following Fire Phone flop   —  Following Fire Phone Flop, Big Changes At Amazon's Lab126  —  In recent months, a string of departures and managerial changes has hit Amazon's Lab126, the company's Silicon Valley-based R&D group …
Jan 5, 2015, 9:35 PMIn context
Matthew Braga / Fast Company:
Archivist Daniel Rehn of wwwtxt, a cache of Internet content from 1980-94, finds similarities in conversations from then and now   —  WWWTXT: The Oldest Internet Archive  —  Los Angeles archivist Daniel Rehn has found a cache of “web text” that dates back to 1980.  What's amazing is how much hasn't changed.
Dec 29, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Ford's new in-dash infotainment system Sync 3 replaces MyFord Touch, uses BlackBerry's QNX instead of Microsoft's OS   —  Why Ford dumping Microsoft's automotive software was inevitable-and probably long overdue  —  Years ago, the carmaker took an early lead in infotainment.
Dec 11, 2014, 12:00 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
DeviantArt launching first official iPhone and Android apps, reveals new logo and website revamp   —  With Its New App, DeviantArt Finally Has A Mobile Place For Those 65 Million Monthly Visitors  —  With 65 million unique visitors a month sharing, exploring, and discussing artwork of all sorts …
Dec 6, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Lauren Schwartzberg / Fast Company:
The Oral History of The Poop Emoji (Or, How Google Brought Poop to America)   —  Everyone's favorite emoji began in Japan.  But without Google, it may have stayed there.  —  If the story of the poop emoji's rise were told in emojis, it would look like this:
Nov 22, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
A First Look Deep Inside Amazon Game Studios   —  To trace the beginnings of Amazon's interest in the game business, you need to go back a long way—at least to the holiday season of 1999.  That's when the company, best known at the time as “Earth's largest bookstore,” began offering video games …
Oct 14, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Tony Fadell on the evolution of Nest, working with Jobs and Page, and integrating Google's culture   —  The $3.2 Billion Man: Can Google's Newest Star Outsmart Apple?  —  Google is betting big on Nest CEO Tony Fadell, who helped invent the iPod and iPhone.  Here, a look inside his design revolution.
Sep 16, 2014, 5:35 AMIn context

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