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Steve Grove / Google News Lab:
The director of Google's News Lab, Steve Grove, reviews the lab's 2016 projects, including efforts to build trust and combat fake news   —  It's been quite a year for the news industry.  The events of the last year have brought many of the opportunities and challenges that news organizations face every …
Dec 7, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
J. Alex Halderman / Medium:
UMich security expert says Clinton should petition for recount in PA, MI, WI given the insecurity of voting machines and sophistication of state-sponsored hacks   —  You may have read at NYMag that I've been in discussions with the Clinton campaign about whether it might wish to seek recounts in critical states.
Nov 23, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Jeff Jarvis / Medium:
John Borthwick of Betaworks and Jeff Jarvis of CUNY offer ideas for tackling fake news on Facebook, Twitter, and Google   —  We—John Borthwick and Jeff Jarvis—want to offer constructive suggestions for what the platforms—Facebook, Twitter, Google, Instagram, Snapchat, WeChat, Apple News …
Nov 19, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Periscope / Medium:
Periscope now lets you broadcast to specific groups, ranks your most-dedicated watchers, and lets viewers login on Periscope.tv to make comments and search   —  Today, we're bringing you three new ways to connect with your audiences and the communities on Periscope—with Superfans, groups, and logging in to Periscope.tv.
Nov 10, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Jason Costa / GGV Capital:
Comparing how Twitter and Slack managed their API ecosystems, and why Twitter, which let developers replicate core functionality, stumbled   —  Opening up an API is a big commitment, one that needs to be managed well over time in order to ensure a healthy and thriving ecosystem.
Oct 30, 2016, 10:35 AMIn context
Owen Williams / Charged Tech:
Apple's latest Macbook Pros show the company is turning its back on its core customers   —  Last night's Apple event was bizarre—I had been anticipating this show for a while, mostly looking forward to being able to stop telling people not to buy a Mac, because everything was so outdated.
Oct 29, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Vine:
Twitter says it is discontinuing the Vine mobile app “in the coming months”   —  Since 2013, millions of people have turned to Vine to laugh at loops and see creativity unfold.  Today, we are sharing the news that in the coming months we'll be discontinuing the mobile app.
Oct 27, 2016, 12:12 PMIn context
Chris Saad / Uber Developers:
Uber announces Driver APIs to help devs better tailor products to its 1.5M+ drivers, with Jobcase, Sears, Stride, Sherpashare as launch partners   —  A new opportunity for developers to help make driving more rewarding  —  The Uber Developer Platform has had a series of important milestones.
Oct 26, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Adam Howell:
Apple threatens to pull top-grossing iMessage sticker pack Phoneys, which overwrites your friends' messages   —  Wednesday night of this week, John Gruber wrote, “This is very clever, and I can see how it could be damn funny, but I wouldn't be surprised if Phoneys gets pulled from the App Store.”
Oct 2, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Readability / Medium:
The Readability bookmarking service will shut down on September 30, 2016.   —  After more than five years of operation, the Readability article bookmarking/read-it-later service will be shutting down after September 30, 2016.  —  If you'd like to save your bookmarks, please follow these directions before September 30, 2016.
Aug 31, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context

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