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Simon Kemp / The Next Web:
Reddit and Hootsuite data says the platform has 330M MAUs in April, up 30% in the last six months from 250M in November 2017, on par with Twitter   —  The number of people using Reddit has surged in the past few months, and the platform now reports as many active users as Twitter.  —  A rapid growth spurt
Apr 19, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Neer Varshney / The Next Web:
Ripple donates $29M in XRP to US public school charity DonorsChoose․org, the largest donation it's ever received   —  Ripple has donated $29 million to fund school supplies for students in public schools in the US.  This donation was made through DonorsChoose.org …
Mar 28, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Mix / The Next Web:
Encrypted messaging services Signal and Telegram experienced worldwide outages for several hours   —  You might want to move your private chats to WhatsApp or Telegram for the time being: it appears popular encrypted messenger Signal is currently down globally, according to numerous reports from users.
Mar 5, 2018, 6:05 AMIn context
MIX / The Next Web:
Another cryptocurrency startup, LoopX, pulls exit scam, deleting its site and online accounts after raising $4.5M in a series of ICOs in January   —  Another day, another exit scam: an emerging cryptocurrency startup more commonly known as LoopX has suddenly vanished out of thin air along with millions worth of its investors' savings.
Feb 12, 2018, 5:55 PMIn context
MIX / The Next Web:
Baidu launches a CryptoKitties-like service allowing for adoption and trade of digital puppies, which works on blockchain called Achain, using its ACT currency   —  Chinese Google rival Baidu is the latest corporation to make its foray into blockchain tech - and its first undertaking …
Feb 5, 2018, 3:55 PMIn context
Mix / The Next Web:
Lawsuit against Bitconnect says 6 plaintiffs lost $771K, names a number of people who promoted an alleged Ponzi scheme on social media as defendants   —  Judgement day has come for BitConnect: The Southern District of Florida handed the shifty Bitcoin investment lending platform …
Jan 29, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Már Másson Maack / The Next Web:
iOS 11.3 adds Advanced Mobile Location, a feature that automatically sends accurate locations of emergency calls, which Android has supported since July 2016   —  Apple just announced that the next version of iOS, 11.3, will enable Advanced Mobile Location (AML), which automatically sends …
Jan 25, 2018, 7:40 AMIn context
Napier Lopez / The Next Web:
Instagram tests new text-only Stories format called “Type” and Story screenshot alerts   —  Instagram's Stories are one of the most popular ways to share content on social media, but sometimes images and videos just aren't as effective as plain old text.
Jan 20, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Mix / The Next Web:
How Bitconnect, once worth $2.6B+, got so big via promises of daily 1% returns, multi-level marketing schemes, and spamming Google via its own “news” blog posts   —  In a menacing turn of events yesterday, Bitcoin investment lending platform BitConnect abruptly announced it is shutting down its lending and exchange services.
Jan 18, 2018, 1:20 AMIn context
Matthew Hughes / The Next Web:
HQ Trivia launches special game for UK players, running every Monday and Wednesday at 3PM and 9PM; first game had ~5K players vs. 500K+ for worldwide games   —  HQ is a viral sensation, and easily one of the most compelling iOS apps to have emerged in the tail end of last year.
Jan 8, 2018, 1:50 PMIn context

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