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Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
The Invention Of Alphabet Is The Ultimate Larry Page Move   —  When a coworker shared the news that Google was creating a new holding company called Alphabet and splitting off all its non-core activities from the Google brand, I reacted in the only rational way: I wondered for a nanosecond if it was a wonderfully wacky hoax.
Aug 11, 2015, 1:30 AMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / Fast Company:
Facebook completes full-scale prototype of its solar-powered Internet drone Aquila, develops laser that transmits data at 10 gigabits per second   —  Facebook Ready To Test Drones That Can Deliver Internet At 10 Gigabits A Second  —  Facebook has built the first full-scale version …
Jul 30, 2015, 6:25 PMIn context
Sarah Kessler / Fast Company:
Vine is less about users sharing life moments, more about content creators using it to entertain viewers   —  Vine's Quiet, Stealthy Pivot  —  The video app is no longer all about sharing.  “It's more like the entertainment industry,” Jason Mante, Vine's head of UX, tells us.
Jul 29, 2015, 9:10 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Microsoft unveils GigJam, a Cortana driven, cross-platform, realtime and asynchronous business collaboration app   —  Microsoft's New GigJam Collaboration App Deconstructs Tasks Into “Molecules Of Work”  —  Got a project?  GigJam lets you share information on the fly—and hide what's private—on computers, tablets, and phones.
Jul 13, 2015, 6:30 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
On-demand mailing service Shyp to classify couriers as employees, not contractors starting in new cities immediately and in current markets on January 1, 2016   —  Why On-Demand Shipping Service Shyp Is Turning Its Couriers Into Employees  —  Staffers are more pricey than freelancers.
Jul 1, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Startup studio Expa unveils Spot, an app that provides place recommendations from friends and experts   —  Travel App Spot Wants To Curate Your Next Vacation  —  A slew of apps and services have attempted to cash in on the $4.5 trillion travel and tourism industry.
Jun 19, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
Jon Gertner / Fast Company:
Behind the scenes at US Digital Service and 18F, part of Obama's new digital corps which is attracting top Silicon Valley talent   —  Inside Obama's Stealth Startup  —  President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook.  Their mission: to reboot how government works.
Jun 16, 2015, 9:15 AMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / Fast Company:
DJI announces developer focused, expandable Matrice M100 drone, object-avoidance system, SDK allowing integration with Oculus, Leap Motion and other devices   —  Pilots Could Fly DJI's New M100 Drone For Developers Using Oculus VR Goggles  —  Imagine piloting a drone by seeing where it's ing using …
Jun 13, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Nikita Richardson / Fast Company:
Tumblr to answer Reddit's AMA with new Q&A platform Answer Time set to debut Monday   —  Tumblr To Launch New Q&A Platform  —  “Answer Time” set to be Tumblr's answer to the Reddit AMA  —  As its parent company is busy shutting down some of its platforms, blogging and social media site Tumblr …
Jun 5, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
Google VP of engineering Hiroshi Lockheimer confirms Android M is coming this year   —  GOOGLE'S HIROSHI LOCKHEIMER ON THE PRESENT AND FUTURE OF ANDROID AND CHROME OS  —  In 2005, software engineer Hiroshi Lockheimer got a call from Andy Rubin, his former boss at Danger Research …
May 26, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context

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