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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook now offers a Store Locator ad unit and tracks in-store visits and purchases through GPS, Wi-Fi, and a partnership with Square, with no user opt out   —  Facebook has found the Holy Grail of advertising in a set of new partnerships with point-of-sale systems like Square and Marketo …
Jun 14, 2016, 12:40 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Snapchat rolls out Snap Ads Between Stories, a new Ads API, and many ad improvements; all ads will be reviewed   —  Snapchat is ready to make the big bucks that could let it go public thanks to a slew of important updates to its ads offering.  They'll give advertisers the spotlight …
Jun 13, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Secret founder David Byttow unveils Bold, a publishing platform for enterprise with bot assistants, raised $1M this summer   —  David Byttow learned just how much goes unsaid inside companies while he was running Secret.  Blasting private information out publicly causes harassment …
Jun 7, 2016, 8:25 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Mary Meeker's essential 2016 Internet Trends Report   —  The fastest way to learn everything going on in tech is to read this report.  Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker has become a legend for publishing these compilations of the most critical stats and trends about how technology is evolving.
Jun 1, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook says its AI systems now report more offensive photos than humans do   —  Facebook's artificial intelligence systems now report more offensive photos than humans do, marking a major milestone in the social network's battle against abuse, the company tells me.
May 31, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Facebook starts selling offsite ads targeting non-users too   —  Facebook's advertising network is already a colossal business — it helped the social network bring in over $5 billion in revenue in its most recent quarter alone — but it is about to take a step towards become …
May 27, 2016, 2:25 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Twitter's audio cards will now support Spotify, offer 30-second clips in timelines and Moments   —  Whistle while you tweet with the new partnership between Twitter and Spotify.  Now you can listen to 30-second previews of songs in your timeline and Moments thanks to Twitter's audio cards that now support Spotify.
May 26, 2016, 7:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Reddit launches image uploads, ditching alliance with Imgur   —  Reddit never let you upload images, until now.  That could dismantle Reddit's informal alliance with image-sharing community Imgur.  That's where Redditors would typically post their images or GIFs and then share the links on Reddit.
May 26, 2016, 10:20 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook now using its own machine learning system instead of Bing for translations, and now supports 40 languages   —  Machine learning is accomplishing Facebook's mission of connecting the world across language barriers.  Facebook is now serving 2 billion text translations per day.
May 24, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Continuous Live Video removes 90 min. limit on streams, but does not allow for replay or rewind, lets broadcasters target viewers by location and age   —  Live mobile video is evolving beyond selfie-stream rants and citizen journalism.  Facebook will now allow non-stop …
May 23, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context

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