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Todd Wasserman / Mashable:
Tumblr Partner Will Now Scan Photos for Clues About Brand Affiliation   —  Every day, users post about 130 million photos on Tumblr.  Starting this week, the Yahoo-owned media brand will start to parse all those images for clues to users' brand affiliations.
Aug 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Washington Post has had Amazon ‘Buy It Now’ buttons for 5 years on the side of articles, mistakenly put them in text during redesign   —  Washington Post Stories Briefly Feature Amazon ‘Buy It Now’ Buttons  —  For a few hours this weekend, it looked like Jeff Bezos had finally showed his hand with The Washington Post.
Aug 18, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Karissa Bell / Mashable:
Facebook Messenger Is No. 1 in App Store, Has One-Star Rating   —  The Facebook Messenger split has officially arrived, forcing users of the Facebook app to download it — but they're not happy about doing so.  —  This has put the app in the unique position of being the number one free app in the App Store …
Aug 9, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Andy Fixmer / Mashable:
Netflix Signs Peering Deal With AT&T to Reduce Buffering   —  This story has been updated to include a statement from AT&T confirming the peering deal.  —  Netflix has reached an agreement with AT&T to give its streaming service direct access to AT&T's network, with the goal of reducing buffering …
Jul 29, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Karissa Bell / Mashable:
LinkedIn Redesigns Mobile Profiles to Put Relationships Into Context   —  LinkedIn's flagship app has gotten a major overhaul.  —  The company rolled out an update to its app Tuesday morning, unveiling completely redesigned user profiles that focus on adding contextual information.
Jul 29, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Jason Abbruzzese / Mashable:
Will Facebook Backlash Kill Scientists' Data Dream?   —  The difference between Facebook users and lab rats?  Lab rats can see who's conducting the experiment.  —  Facebook's 2012 experiment on 689,003 unsuspecting users has stoked controversy for breaking ethical norms that are widely recognized by academics and researchers.
Jul 7, 2014, 12:25 AMIn context
Karissa Bell / Mashable:
Soundhawk Launches App-Enabled Wearable to Enhance Hearing   —  Many health-centric wearables focus on tracking your daily activities— whether it's steps taken, calories consumed or hours of sleep— to make you smarter about your body.  —  But a new wearable aims to make you smarter about the way you hear.
Jun 29, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Karissa Bell / Mashable:
Adobe's Photoshop Express Now on Windows Phone   —  Adobe launched Photoshop Express for Windows PhoneThursday, finally bringing its first image-editing app to the platform.  —  The app will follow the same freemium model as the iOS and Android version of Photoshop Express …
Jun 28, 2014, 12:30 AMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable:
Turkey Unblocks YouTube After 2 Months   —  Turkey has finally restored access to YouTube, 67 days after the government blocked the video-sharing website.  —  The Turkey's telecommunications authority (TIB) lifted the ban on Tuesday, removing YouTube from the “blocked sites” listed on its website.
Jun 3, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Mashable:
Myspace Is Embarrassing Users With Old Photos to Win Them Back   —  Myspace wants you back — even if it requires a little blackmail  —  The social network is emailing users old photos of themselves in hopes of enticing them to return to Myspace.  The emails include one or two old photos …
Jun 3, 2014, 12:45 AMIn context

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