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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Stan Chudnovsky on building Messenger's new video calling feature, and possible future livestreaming features   —  Facebook Messenger Launches Free VOIP Video Calls Over Cellular And Wi-Fi  —  It's not polite to call someone out of the blue anymore.  Best to text them first.
Apr 27, 2015, 7:15 PMIn context
NBC News:
How Google, Facebook, Viber, other tech companies are trying to help Nepal earthquake victims   —  Nepal Earthquake Spurs Tech Companies to Action  —  After a devastating earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday, tech companies are hoping their products can help located loved ones and provide much-needed relief.As ...
Apr 27, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Stan Chudnovsky / Facebook:
Facebook adds video calling to Messenger in select countries including US, Canada, Mexico and parts of EU, on both iOS and Android   —  Introducing Video Calling in Messenger  —  Today, we're introducing video calling in Messenger.  Now you can have face-to-face conversations with your friends …
Apr 27, 2015, 2:06 PMIn context
Sarah Sluis / AdExchanger:
Pinterest opens a content publishing API for 10 partners, announces Ads API beta   —  Pinterest Intros Marketing Development Program, Betas Ads API  —  Pinterest on Monday announced a Marketing Developer Partners program for its content publishing API, following the lead of Facebook and Twitter.
Apr 27, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Engineering Director Lars Rasmussen Leaving Facebook To Co-Found A Music Startup   —  Facebook at Work, Facebook's first move to turn its social network into an enterprise tool, has remained in closed beta since its launch in January this year.  But as the product continues to inch …
Apr 27, 2015, 6:35 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Facebook testing new notifications tab that acts as news hub, includes birthdays, events, local news, nearby friends, and more   —  Facebook's new notifications tab is a robust mini-news hub  —  Facebook wants notifications to become much more than a perfunctory list of recent behavior, events and invitations.
Apr 24, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Tom Fairless / Wall Street Journal:
Internal policy document reveals EU is considering creating a powerful new regulator to oversee Internet platforms, many of which are US-based   —  EU Considers Creating Powerful Regulator to Oversee Web Platforms  —  New body would oversee a swath of mainly U.S.-based Internet companies
Apr 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Facebook partners with Vice, Disney, Vox, The Onion, and others to develop sponsored videos   —  Facebook Lines Up 7 Branded-Content Video Partners Including Vice, Disney  —  Facebook teamed with seven media partners — including Vice Media, Disney's Oh My Disney digital division and Electus Digital …
Apr 23, 2015, 12:25 PMIn context
Amir Mizroch / Wall Street Journal:
European Commission to unveil “single digital market” proposal May 6, to unify laws on tax, data, copyright and more across member states, to compete with US   —  Europe's Plan to Compete with Silicon Valley  —  SOFIA — On May 6, the European Commission will unveil its proposals …
Apr 23, 2015, 12:10 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Facebook sees 4B video streams each day but has offered investors few details on monetization   —  Facebook video: Big on growth, little on details  —  A year ago, Facebook FB was not a destination for video content.  Now, the social media company sees four billion video streams each day …
Apr 22, 2015, 10:30 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Students are invited to the Break into Code! challenge  —  Young students can become technology creators in this first of a new series of contests from Microsoft Imagine.  Students can learn to code their first game in about an hour.
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