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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
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook floats the idea of letting users add a tip jar to profit from posts, among others, in user survey about monetization   —  Facebook considers letting users add a tip jar to make money from posts  —  Facebook is exploring new ways for individual users to profit from their posts on the network, The Verge has learned.
Apr 19, 2016, 7:15 PMIn context
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

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