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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook's David Marcus on bots rollout: bots should respond in under 5 seconds, server load may be to blame for latency; new ecosystem takes time to get right   —  Facebook Messenger's David Marcus on the rocky rollout of bots  —  The search for the killer bot is well underway in Silicon Valley — but it's off to a rocky start.
Apr 18, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook launches “share quote” feature for web publishers and integration into Kindle   —  You can now share quoted text directly to Facebook  —  Every social network eventually becomes home to screenshots: important nuggets of textual wisdom that, for whatever reason …
Apr 12, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook unveils Surround 360, a 17-lens, 3D VR camera, will open-source hardware designs and specs this summer; materials to build will cost $30K   —  This is Facebook's gorgeous, open-source 360-degree video camera  —  Hoping to dramatically increase the amount of 360-degree video on its platform …
Apr 12, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook's Save feature has 250M monthly users, now lets developers add the button to their web sites   —  Facebook's buried Save feature has 250 million users a month, and a new button to help it spread  —  It's been almost four years since Facebook introduced “save for later,” …
Apr 12, 2016, 1:42 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook announces Automatic Alternative Text on iOS, which uses AI to automatically describe images to blind users   —  Facebook begins using artificial intelligence to describe photos to blind users  —  Ask a member of Facebook's growth team what feature played the biggest role in getting …
Apr 5, 2016, 12:30 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Sources: Google developing third-party iOS keyboard with gesture-based typing, integrated web search, and GIF search   —  Google is making a keyboard for the iPhone  —  Google has been developing a third-party keyboard for iOS that would put the company's search engine in a highly used part of the interface, The Verge has learned.
Mar 22, 2016, 7:25 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Yik Yak asks users to create user names for their posts but still allows posting anonymously   —  Yik Yak asks users to create user names in a step away from anonymity  —  Yik Yak, the anonymous social network popular on college campuses, is asking users to create user names.
Mar 8, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Shorts, from the makers of Highlight, lets you swipe through camera roll photos to quickly share in bulk   —  Shorts is an insane social camera roll from the makers of Highlight  —  Even in an era when social networks are constantly pushing us to share more of ourselves, Paul Davison's projects stand out for their pushiness.
Mar 8, 2016, 11:40 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Inside indie photo app developer Pixite's struggle as US app market reaches saturation   —  Life and death in the App Store  —  As last year began, the app developer Pixite held its company retreat at a converted Old West movie set outside of Palm Springs.
Mar 2, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook adds a birthday video cam for leaving 15-second posts on friends' timelines, first available on iOS   —  Facebook adds a birthday video cam for sending 15-second messages to friends  —  Facebook's plan to turn the News Feed into a personalized video channel faces a roadblock in the form of …
Feb 22, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context

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