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Manish Singh / Mashable:
Truecaller brings real-time spam call detection to iOS as Apple opens its CallKit Extension to third-party developers in iOS 10   —  Seven years after it first launched its iPhone app, Truecaller is finally getting real-time caller information and spam protection features.
Sep 8, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Emma Hinchliffe / Mashable:
Instagram kills its photo maps feature, citing low usage   —  Instagram is taking away your photo maps.  —  The photo-sharing app has begun to kill its photo map feature, with some users already seeing the option removed when visiting other profiles.  —  Instagram confirmed the changes to Mashable on Tuesday.
Sep 6, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Kerry Flynn / Mashable:
Twitter launches monetization option for Periscope with broadcast sponsorship; live video won't have ads, but sponsors can create highlights with pre-roll ads   —  Twitter is opening up its live video app Periscope to more advertising.  —  Through Twitter's Amplify program …
Sep 2, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Ariel Bogle / Mashable:
Facebook is testing video with autoplay sound on mobile, which can be toggled in settings   —  Facebook has made no secret of its love for video, challenged only perhaps by its affection for bots.  —  The re-creation of Facebook as a video platform is well underway: Facebook Live experiments abound …
Aug 23, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
Jason Abbruzzese / Mashable:
Twitter's new Engage app makes it easier for celebs to handle their fans, by filtering out some interactions   —  A decent chunk of Twitter's early success came from its adoption by major celebrities as a way to speak directly to their fans — with the occasional chance for those fans to speak back.
Jun 21, 2016, 10:40 AMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind the scenes at Tumblr after the Yahoo acquisition: new competition, a $240M writedown in February, and an uncertain future   —  After Marissa Mayer promised ‘not to screw it up’  —  Marissa Mayer was running late.  This time, it wasn't for a dinner with skeptical advertisers nor …
Jun 18, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context
Jason Abbruzzese / Mashable:
NBC Sports announces a video livestreaming service, Playmaker Media, to compete with companies like MLB Advanced Media, with Olympic Committee as first client   —  NBC Sports has announced a new video livestreaming service called Playmaker Media, which will look to compete with companies …
May 23, 2016, 4:05 PMIn context
Sonam Joshi / Mashable:
Apr 27, 2016, 7:50 AMIn context
Stan Schroeder / Mashable:
Tay chatbot briefly returns to Twitter, makes duplicate and offensive posts; Microsoft says its re-activation was mistake during testing   —  Microsoft's Tay chatbot returns briefly, swears a lot and brags about smoking weed  —  Oh, Microsoft.  Last week, the company pulled its Tay chatbot …
Mar 30, 2016, 11:18 AMIn context
Samantha Murphy Kelly / Mashable:
How Liam, Apple's 29-armed robot, disassembles ruined and returned iPhones for salvageable components and recycling   —  Inside Liam, Apple's super-secret, 29-armed robot that tears down your iPhone  —  CUPERTINO, Calif — I'm standing in a warehouse parking lot at an undisclosed location …
Mar 26, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context

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