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Amanda Bartlett / San Francisco Chronicle:
FogCam, a webcam set up by two San Francisco State students on a campus roof and widely deemed to be the longest-running webcam, is shutting down after 25 years   —  “As far as I know, they were the first cats live on the Internet,” Jeff Schwartz says.  He's talking about Petunia and Web …
Aug 19, 2019, 8:50 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Interview with Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg on how the Tumblr acquisition came about, what's next for Tumblr, adult content in apps, and more   —  Blogging is back, hopefully  —  It's been a long and winding road for Tumblr, the blogging site that launched a thousand writing careers.
Aug 14, 2019, 10:05 AMIn context
Ashley Carman / The Verge:
Google will start surfacing individual podcast episodes in search results and will soon let users ask Google Assistant to play podcasts about specific topics   —  Search for what you want to hear  —  Google is taking the next step in making podcasts easier to find.
Aug 8, 2019, 9:55 AMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed News:
Interviews, including with the dev who led the team that built the retweet button, discuss the power of retweets and shares and ways to limit their virality   —  Developer Chris Wetherell built Twitter's retweet button.  And he regrets what he did to this day.
Jul 23, 2019, 7:50 PMIn context
Lucinda Southern / Digiday:
Newly profitable, Axel Springer and Samsung's news aggregator app Upday plans to launch on other platforms and introduce a podcast aggregator this year   —  Axel Springer's line of defense against the duopoly, news aggregator app Upday, is now profitable and gearing up to scale further and drive more revenue.
Jul 22, 2019, 11:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Source: Bytedance spent ~$1B advertising TikTok in 2018, heavily promoting its short video app on Facebook and Instagram, and becoming Snap's biggest advertiser   —  China's first big hit in the U.S. uses an advanced algorithm to personalize its video-sharing app, and parent Bytedance's enormous ad spending …
Jun 29, 2019, 3:50 PMIn context
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider:
Early impressions of macOS Catalina, which will usher in a new era of cross platform apps, as it enters public beta   —  Apple's macOS Catalina is another ambitious refinement of the Mac featuring a fundamental rethinking of iTunes and an infusion of fresh ideas from iOS …
Jun 24, 2019, 4:23 PMIn context
Simon Owens / The Business of Content:
Brian McCullough on the Internet History Podcast and Techmeme Ride Home: the start, turning a personal podcast into a business, plans for a Ride Home franchise   —  In 2005, a computer software engineer named Gabe Rivera launched the site that would eventually become Techmeme.
Jun 23, 2019, 1:50 PMIn context
Li Jin / Andreessen Horowitz:
The state of the podcasting industry in 2019, including key trends and monetization strategies of audio apps in China   —  In the world of podcasting, the flywheel is spinning: new technologies including AirPods, connected cars, and smart speakers have made it much easier for consumers to listen …
May 26, 2019, 5:05 AMIn context
Jack Shafer / Politico:
Facebook could have limited the reach of Alex Jones and other “dangerous” figures without outright bans, which erode the US' strong free speech traditions   —  Jack Shafer is Politico's senior media writer.  —  Free speech took a whacking Thursday as Facebook cited its policies against …
May 4, 2019, 10:15 PMIn context

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