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Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Acquisitions Power Flickr's New Object Recognition Search, Editing And Video Capture   —  Today, Yahoo launches new Flickr app for Android (and iOS coming soon.)  They include the ability to shoot video in the apps, or upload it directly.  There is also better search …
Apr 17, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Isadora Lapowsky / Wired:
With its latest redesign, Twitter imitates Facebook in an effort to appeal to the mainstream   —  The Reason Twitter Wants to Look Like Facebook: Your Parents  —  There's blatant imitation, and then there's thoughtful strategy.  At first blush, Twitter's new redesign …
Apr 8, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Felix Salmon:
Grand, immersive designs, increasingly common in journalism, vastly oversell smaller stories   —  Against beautiful journalism  —  Have you seen that site's gorgeous new redesign?  Every article has a nice big headline, huge photos, loads of white space, intuitive and immersive scrolling …
Mar 30, 2014, 9:10 AMIn context
Julie Zhuo / Medium:
Facebook designer defends scaled-back News Feed redesign, noting low-res monitors are too common for big photos   —  Whatever's Best For The People, That's What We Do  —  Earlier today, Dustin Curtis wrote a post about the recent Facebook desktop redesign.
Mar 29, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Nick Summers / The Next Web:
Twitter is testing a profile redesign for its iOS app, just like on the Web   —  After testing a radical profile redesign on the Web, Twitter is doing the same on mobile.  —  A fairly ambiguous update for its iOS app was released today and TNW's social media director Matt Navarra spotted …
Mar 26, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / Re/code:
Facebook Denies Oculus Hardware Redesign   —  According to a Facebook spokesman, the company does not plan to redesign the Oculus VR gaming console hardware, as was reported by The New York Times on Wednesday.  Facebook said it had no plans to rebrand the device — which is yet to be released …
Mar 26, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook rolls out a simpler newsfeed redesign a year after first try was scrapped due to negative feedback   —  Facebook goes back to basics with latest News Feed redesign  —  After a year testing an aggressive update, Facebook finally settles on a look  —  Almost exactly one year ago …
Mar 6, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Yahoo's project “Touchdown” will turn part of its homepage into an app promotion platform   —  Yahoo Sporty Project Codenames Continue With “Touchdown”  —  Being one of the more sports-impaired people I know, I now have concluded that there is a plot on the part of Yahoo execs …
Feb 28, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Redesigns Hangouts For iOS, Adds Video Messages And Animated Stickers   —  Google today launched a new version of its Google+ Hangouts for iOS app.  This new version is the first to be fully optimized for iOS 7, with a new loading screen and menus, cleaner look, different typography and a couple of new features, too.
Feb 27, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
A look behind the curtain: how Netflix redesigned and rebuilt its television experience   —  The Onion joked recently that Netflix was going to introduce a new Browse Endlessly plan.  For $5, it would offer consumers a way to scroll through its entire library without ever deciding on a single title.
Feb 24, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context

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