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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Twitter's core features have slowly been unbundled by Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, and others, leading to Twitter's overall decline   —  How Amazon and Reddit are rethinking the unthinkable  —  On Tuesday, Reddit announced it was introducing profile pages.
Mar 23, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Instagram says it will blur and add a warning to sensitive content that doesn't merit removal and open two-factor authentication to all   —  Instagram is already doing a lot to spot and censor posts that violate its community guidelines, like outright porn, but now it's also taking steps …
Mar 23, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Instagram to let users book appointments with businesses, may eventually add more tools like reviews; feature set to roll out in next couple of months   —  New feature will give advertisers a direct way to measure the power of Facebook's photo-sharing app  —  Instagram, the photo-sharing …
Mar 22, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / The Verge:
Apple announces free social video editing app Clips, letting users add filters, basic text, emojis, and more, available on iOS in April   —  Social video without the social network  —  Apple wants in on social video sharing — just not with its own social network.
Mar 21, 2017, 8:45 AMIn context
Harry McCracken / Fast Company:
How Instagram's product and staff have evolved over the last few years, from its break with square photos to ramping up from 50 to 500+ employees   —  When the photo phenom found the courage to mess with success, growth went bang and innovation took off.  Can it also burst Snapchat's bubble?
Mar 20, 2017, 9:00 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Instagram now lets you save a video of your livestream to your phone's camera roll after you finish broadcasting   —  Instagram Stories received live video support in January, but it provided an ephemeral experience, disappearing after 24 hours.  While you could save recorded photos …
Mar 20, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Snapchat launches widget chat shortcuts, made with Bitmoji avatars, for iOS Today screen and Android homescreen   —  Snapchat is doubling down on private messaging as Instagram and Facebook Messenger clone and steal usage from its Stories feature.  —  Now you can instantly start chatting with your best friends on Snapchat.
Mar 14, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Pan Kwan Yuk / Financial Times:
Yext, maker of a “knowledge engine” that helps businesses sync their data across services like Google Maps, Instagram, and Siri, has filed for $100M IPO   —  Read next … Make way for another tech IPO.  —  Hot on the heels of Snap's frenzied debut, Yext …
Mar 13, 2017, 4:10 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Under pressure from ACLU, Facebook updates its platform policies to explicitly prohibit devs from using Facebook or Instagram data in surveillance tools   —  In response to pressure from the American Civil Liberties Union, Color of Change and the Center for Media Justice …
Mar 13, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context
Arlene Gabriana Murillo / Facebook Code:
Facebook refreshes server line, with design specs available on Open Compute, debuting Big Basin, a GPU server that can train ML models 30% larger than before   —  With people watching more than 100 million hours of video every day on Facebook, 95-plus million photos and videos being posted …
Mar 8, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context

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