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David Ruddock / Android Police:
Facebook testing app that provides info on callers and automatically blocks calls from commonly blocked numbers on Android   —  Facebook Appears To Be Testing A Dialer And Caller ID App For Android, And It's Called... Phone  —  Facebook, that company that is constantly trying to confuse …
Mar 20, 2015, 9:15 PMIn context
Kevin C. Tofel / Gigaom:
Pushbullet now allows messaging to WhatsApp, Google Hangouts, Telegram, Facebook Messenger and Line services from your desktop   —  Pushbullet is quietly becoming a universal message app interface  —  Back in November, Pushbullet added a way for Android users to send and reply to texts …
Feb 17, 2015, 5:50 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Facebook Is Testing A Simple App For Low-End Android Phones   —  Not content with spinning out apps for stickers inside Messenger, Groups and new addition Rooms, Facebook has launched another standalone app.  Facebook Lite, which some may recall as a simplified version of its mobile website from 2009-2010 …
Jan 26, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Ted Livingston / Medium:
Kik founder: young consumers who haven't settled on banking, shopping and gaming services are key to building a WeChat-like platform in developed markets   —  The Race to Become the WeChat of the West  —  I remember pitching Kik to investors in 2009.  It was the most frustrating experience.
Dec 1, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Facebook's new data center sidesteps a hierarchical network model, avoiding the expensive switches made by Cisco and Juniper   —  Facebook's New Data Center Is Bad News for Cisco  —  Facebook is now serving the American heartland from a data center in the tiny town of Altoona, Iowa.
Nov 17, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Kyle Russell / TechCrunch:
Tango's new Labs initiative launches Tango Music Pix, its first stand-alone app that lets you create photo and song slideshows   —  Tango Music Pix Returns To The App Store For Its Official Launch  —  Earlier this year, we noticed that Tango had released a new app to the App Store called “Tango Music Pix.”
Sep 29, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
About 1000 New York Uber drivers plan to strike on Monday over fares and working conditions   —  Uber Drivers “Strike” — And Switch To Lyft — Over Fares And Conditions  —  Testing the labor market.  “Uber is not doing anything — it's only an application on our phones.”  —  Facebook: uberdriversnetwork
Sep 12, 2014, 9:00 AMIn context
Jeremy Kirk / PC World:
Mobile apps could be abused to make expensive phone calls   —  A security precaution skipped in mobile applications such as Facebook's Messenger could be abused to make an expensive phone call at a victim's expense, a developer contends.  —  Phone numbers often appear as links on a mobile device.
Aug 22, 2014, 2:00 AMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
30% of Facebook's 1.32B users are mobile-only; total mobile users grew 31% in a year to 1.07B   —  Facebook's new stats: 1.32 billion users per month, 30 percent only use it on their phone  —  Facebook announced its second quarter 2014 earnings today, and one fact is becoming more and more obvious.
Jul 23, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Kaylene Hong / The Next Web:
Facebook's new type of ad in India lets users place a ‘missed call’ for more information   —  Facebook faces several challenges in emerging markets.  The company has to find ways for people to access its platform by maneuvering around limitations which include a widespread use of feature phones …
Jul 2, 2014, 6:55 AMIn context

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