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Blathnaid Healy / Mashable:
People who share revenge porn in the UK can now be jailed for 2 years   —  People who share explicit images without consent can be jailed for up to two years under new laws that came into effect in the UK on Monday.  —  The new law means that sharing explicit images via text, email …
Apr 13, 2015, 6:10 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Anonymous messaging app Yik Yak is testing a photo feature   —  Yik Yak, the anonymous messaging app, is testing a new feature that would let users share photos, Mashable has learned.  —  Yik Yak is in the early stages of testing the feature on some college campuses for limited periods of time …
Apr 1, 2015, 5:50 AMIn context
Lance Ulanoff / Mashable:
Twitter's TV Timelines experiment collects show conversations and features related photos, videos, and more   —  Twitter experiments with ‘TV Timelines’  —  Twitter is launching a bold TV experiment and if it takes, it could change the face of second-screen viewing — at least as far as Twitter is concerned.
Mar 14, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Samantha Murphy Kelly / Mashable:
The Runcible circular Firefox OS smartphone resembles a pocket watch, limits notifications   —  Runcible circular phone is a quirky and delightful pocket watch  —  BARCELONA — Just when we thought smartphones were losing creativity, a small circular device the size of a pocket watch …
Mar 4, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Uber acquires mapping startup deCarta   —  Uber, the popular ride-sharing startup, is acquiring the mapping and search startup deCarta for an unspecified amount, Mashable has learned.  —  The deal, which closes later this week, is for DeCarta's technology and talent.
Mar 3, 2015, 6:55 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind three-day-old service Magic, which aims to fulfill any request sent via SMS “like magic”   —  We've just reached the logical extreme of the ‘Uber for X’ economy  —  Mike Chen is talking quickly even though he's tired.  Unimaginably tired.
Feb 23, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable:
UK government releases “equipment interference” guidelines for spy and law enforcement agencies   —  UK government asks: How's our hacking?  —  We know that the NSA likes taking unsolicited action inside the computers of others.  We know the FBI is also very much into hacking.
Feb 7, 2015, 6:50 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In project partners with Linkedin, Facebook, and Anita Borg Institute to support Computer Science & Engineering chapters to mentor women   —  Sheryl Sandberg's bold plan to get more women to code  —  For all its cutting-edge innovation, tech remains a male-dominated industry …
Feb 6, 2015, 3:00 PMIn context
Jessica Plautz / Mashable:
Groupon founder Andrew Mason launches Detour, an iPhone app for location-aware walking tours in cities, starting with San Francisco   —  Groupon's ex-CEO launches audio tour app in San Francisco  —  Audio tours, often associated with museum field trips, are taking to the streets.
Feb 3, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Brian Ries / Mashable:
Obama administration publishes 2016 fiscal budget proposal on Github and Medium   —  How the White House found a publishing ally in Medium  —  The White House published President Obama's 2016 fiscal budget on Monday using a medium that's become increasingly popular among its advisors …
Feb 3, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
How technology (and people) are helping to sustain the black rhino  —  Watch: Dr. Friedrich Reinhard owns a wildlife reserve in Namibia, and for 30 years has been working with the government to stabilize …
Avangate:
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