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Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Inside the failure of Google+, a very expensive attempt to unseat Facebook   —  Create a social network or risk everything.  —  That was the original pitch for Google's Facebook rival, Google+, a refrain hammered over and over by the social network's chief architect, Vic Gundotra, in meetings with the company's top brass.
Aug 2, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Samantha Murphy Kelly / Mashable:
Apple yanks Google's Nest smart thermostat from website and retail stores   —  You can no longer purchase Google's popular smart thermostat on Apple's online store or at its retail locations.  —  Apple confirmed to Mashable it has pulled the web-connected product — considered …
Jul 23, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Karissa Bell / Mashable:
Twitter just removed your homepage wallpaper, and people are furious   —  If Twitter.com is looking a little different right now, it's not just you.  —  The company has removed wallpapers from users' home and notifications timelines on Twitter.com Monday, Twitter confirmed Monday.
Jul 21, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Behind eBay's split from PayPal and a look at the challenges ahead for both companies   —  Inside the tech divorce of the decade: PayPal and eBay start a new life without each other  —  eBay CEO John Donahoe was visibly agitated one March afternoon in 2014, as he slowly paced the length …
Jul 20, 2015, 12:00 AMIn context
Raymond Wong / Mashable:
360fly is building affordable 360-degree cameras for VR, first-gen model will be available in August for $400   —  360Fly could do for VR what GoPro did for action cameras  —  “GoPro's done a good job,” 360fly's CEO Peter Adderton told Mashable.  “They own the [action camera] space.
Jun 24, 2015, 4:55 AMIn context
Raymond Wong / Mashable:
Apple says iOS 9 will extend an iPhone's battery life by 1 hour, or 3 hours in low power mode   —  iOS 9 will give your iPhone up to 3 extra hours of battery life  —  Your iPhone battery will last longer with iOS 9.  —  At WWDC 2015, Apple senior vice president of software engineering …
Jun 8, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context
Christina Warren / Mashable:
How Periscope users experienced the readily-available pirated streams of the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight last night   —  I watched the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight on Periscope and saw the future  —  Like millions of others across the world, I watched the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight in a living room surrounded by other boxing fans.
May 3, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Facebook testing new notifications tab that acts as news hub, includes birthdays, events, local news, nearby friends, and more   —  Facebook's new notifications tab is a robust mini-news hub  —  Facebook wants notifications to become much more than a perfunctory list of recent behavior, events and invitations.
Apr 24, 2015, 1:55 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

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