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Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Pinterest upgrades its Place Pins feature, opening up location data to a total of 7B Pins   —  Pinterest Wants To Be Your Discovery Engine For Travel  —  If you often find yourself trapped in your cubicle, pinning exotic locales to your Pinterest travel board and planning lofty getaways …
Oct 13, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
The 33-year history of the Bloomberg Terminal, and how its current incarnation, the Bloomberg Professional service, processes 60B pieces of information daily   —  How the Bloomberg Terminal Made History—And Stays Ever Relevant  —  By definition, any computing platform invented in the first half …
Oct 11, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context
Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Facebook offers new option to pay only for fully visible ads, partners with Moat for video ad analytics   —  Facebook Now Lets Advertisers Pay Only For Fully Visible Ads  —  Facebook has slowly but surely tried to endear itself to advertisers, most recently with an option that only charged …
Sep 18, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / Fast Company:
Altspace Comes To GearVR, Making Shared, Cross-Platform VR Experiences Possible   —  As a tech journalist, I've been to countless product demos over the years.  But I've never been to one, packed with other reporters, in virtual reality.  —  Until now.  —  Today, AltspaceVR …
Sep 15, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Sarah Kessler / Fast Company:
How apathy and inconvenience led to decline of peer-to-peer markets for low-cost products   —  The “Sharing Economy” Is Dead, And We Killed It  —  Five years ago, everybody was excited about the idea of using tech to borrow things like power drills.  In practice, though, not so much.
Sep 15, 2015, 7:50 AMIn context
Max Chafkin / Fast Company:
An in-depth look at Travis Kalanick, his prior startups and how his changing philosophies are influencing Uber   —  What Makes Uber Run  —  Jordan Kretchmer remembers what Travis Kalanick was like before Uber was Uber.  —  Kretchmer was a 25-year-old college dropout with a lot of ideas, and Kalanick had even more.
Sep 13, 2015, 6:40 PMIn context
P. Claire Dodson / Fast Company:
Human Rights Watch, Free Press and 15 other rights groups call on Twitter to restore API access to Politwoops   —  Human Rights Watch, Transparency Groups Condemn Twitter's Politwoops Ban  —  Last month, Twitter revoked access to its API from Politwoops, a network of sites that automatically archived the deleted tweets of politicians.
Sep 5, 2015, 12:25 AMIn context
Sean Captain / Fast Company:
IBM and ARM partner for data analytics from industrial, health, car, and wearable IoT devices   —  IBM And Chip Designer ARM Want To Monitor Every Device They Can  —  The term “Internet of things” is a bit like “Web 2.0” was a decade ago—a buzzword for some big change in the Internet that no one can clearly describe.
Sep 3, 2015, 11:05 AMIn context
Evie Nagy / Fast Company:
Midroll relaunches Howl podcast app: get access to recent episodes for free, or pay $4.99/mo to access archives of Midroll podcasts, WTF With Marc Maron, more   —  Is Howl The “Netflix Of Podcasts” We've Been Waiting For?  —  There's no true one-stop, all-you-can-eat shop for podcast distribution.
Aug 18, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
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

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