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Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Google VP of Streams, Photos, and Sharing Bradley Horowitz: Google Photos is like Gmail for your images   —  Bradley Horowitz Says That Google Photos is Gmail for Your Images.  And That Google Plus Is Not Dead.  —  An interview with Google's head of Streams, Photos and Sharing
May 28, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Aran Khanna / Medium:
Facebook Messenger includes exact GPS location data by default in chats, making it easy to stalk friends   —  Stalking Your Friends with Facebook Messenger  —  When I came to college Facebook Messenger became an integral part of my digital life.  I quickly found that it was the easiest …
May 27, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Periscope / Medium:
Periscope update adds an option to sign up without a Twitter account using your phone number   —  Six Weeks In  —  The past six weeks have been unforgettable.  Thank you for your global perspective, for your thoughtful feedback, and inspiring ideas.  We've shipped three updates since our last blog post …
May 11, 2015, 11:45 PMIn context
Chris Urmson / Backchannel:
Google's self-driving car head says after 1.7M miles, just 11 minor accidents have resulted, none Google's fault   —  The View from the Front Seat of the Google Self-Driving Car  —  After 1.7 million miles we've learned a lot—not just about our system but how humans drive, too.
May 11, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Leslie Berlin / Backchannel:
How Silicon Valley became a unique, self-perpetuating culture that will continue to dominate the high-tech economy   —  Why Silicon Valley Will Continue to Rule  —  William Shockley's employees toast him for his Nobel Prize, 1956.  Photo courtesy Computer History Museum.
May 3, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Matt Haughey / Medium:
24 hours with the Apple Watch: disappointing third party apps, inconsistent notifications, few watch faces make it feel very “version 1”   —  My rocky first 24hrs with the Apple Watch  —  Setup wasn't smooth.  The watch app forcibly installed on everyone's phone a few weeks …
May 3, 2015, 4:45 AMIn context
Slow Ventures / Medium:
Slow Ventures announces $65M fourth fund with partners Kevin Colleran, Dave Morin, and Sam Lessin   —  Announcing Slow 4  —  A New Chapter  —  We are pleased to announce the start of Slow 4, and the opening of a new chapter for Slow Ventures.  —  Slow was originally founded in 2011 …
Apr 29, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context
David Byttow / Medium:
CEO of Secret announces company is shutting down and returning money to investors   —  Sunset  —  After a lot of thought and consultation with our board, I've decided to shut down Secret.  —  This has been the hardest decision of my life and one that saddens me deeply.
Apr 29, 2015, 3:53 PMIn context
Medium:
Spanish town uses Twitter for citizen-government communication, helping it operate more efficiently   —  The Incredible Jun: A Town that Runs on Social Media  —  We recently visited a small Spanish town that is using social media in a new way.  Our research lab is studying the town to learn …
Apr 20, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
David C. Brock / Backchannel:
Book excerpt from Moore's Law: How Gordon Moore shared his “law” with the world   —  How Gordon Moore Made “Moore's Law”  —  The definitive story behind the rule that explained why our world changed—and is still changing—at a rate that's still too awesome to grasp
Apr 17, 2015, 1:45 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
The Detroit Bus Company enriches students in quest to improve mass transit  —  The small bus line runs a free, door-to-door shuttle for neighborhood kids, broadening their world by giving them a safe …
Avangate:
How to customize your website and marketing campaigns for international web traffic  —  Do you sell digital goods (Software, SaaS, eBooks etc) outside of North America?  Have you optimized your website to grow your global revenue?
Zoho:
4 reasons you should know your website visitors  —  There is price.  And then there is value.  No one will pay the price for your product or service unless they see value in it.  So, how do you stand out among competitors and add value to your business?
Twin Prime:
More bars in more places doesn't mean much for mobile performance  —  More bars in more places.  The motto of AT&T's marketing campaign through 2007 was simple and effective.  It promoted AT&T's network …