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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Twitter adds stickers to photos and lets you search them like hashtags   —  Twitter will begin letting you add virtual stickers to the photos you post, the company said today.  Hundreds are available at launch, including the standard Unicode emoji and some original work from Twitter.
Jun 27, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
In redesigned Snapchat app, Live Stories show alongside publishers' stories on both the Stories and Discover page, and you can subscribe to favorite channels   —  Snapchat is redesigning the Stories page in an effort to boost views of publishers' content — and to help build the advertising business …
Jun 7, 2016, 12:15 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook to shut down its Notify app for news alerts, will absorb the app's technology into Messenger and other products   —  Facebook is shutting down Notify, the 7-month-old app that let you subscribe to push notifications from your favorite publishers.  More than 70 partners used the app …
Jun 2, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Twitter tests adding button to its Android app for launching Periscope broadcasts   —  In a new integration with Periscope, Twitter for Android users are beginning to see a “go live” button when they go to compose tweets, The Verge has learned.  Starting today, a small percentage of users …
May 16, 2016, 8:40 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook director of product management for News Feed says Trending Topics team's priority is bug fixing, biased News Feed wouldn't serve 1B users well   —  A year ago today, Facebook introduced Instant Articles — a quick-loading news format, hosted on Facebook's own servers …
May 12, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Periscope will make broadcasts permanent by default, introduce search, and integrate with certain DJI drone models in update in coming weeks   —  It's been a month now since Facebook rolled-out a dramatically improved design for live video — a design that borrowed liberally from Twitter-owned Periscope.
May 9, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Evernote's CEO talks about slimming down the product, says 100K people sign up every day   —  By any standard, the past year has been hard on Evernote.  Phil Libin, who led the company to 100 million registered users and a $1 billion valuation, abruptly quit the CEO post last July …
May 8, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook tests temporary reactions with a flower for Mother's Day   —  It's the Thursday before Mother's Day, which makes it the last day you can comfortably order flowers for your mom without freaking out that they won't arrive in time.  But if you forget, or are simply too cheap to spring …
May 5, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
None of the changes Twitter made over the past year have broadened the appeal of the core service   —  Nothing Twitter is doing is working  —  Twitter reported its first-quarter earnings today, and they came in under expectations: the company's haul of $595 million was less than the $607.8 million …
Apr 26, 2016, 9:45 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
You can now flag abusive Twitter accounts by reporting multiple tweets at once   —  Twitter's processing for reporting abusive accounts has long been criticized as being clunky and ineffective.  Until now, users who are subject to harassment have had to report every abusive tweet individually.
Apr 25, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context

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