Friday, May 24, 2019

Twitter lets you add GIFs to retweets

As of today, Twitter users can include GIFs in their retweets. Users can also include up to four photos or a video. The update...

Facebook is pivoting

“The future is private,” said Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook’s roadmap, after conceding “we don’t exactly have the strongest reputation on privacy right now, to...

Spotify’s leanback instant listening app Stations hits iOS

Spotify has launched its instant listening app Stations on iOS, but only in Australia for the time being. The release comes nearly a year...

YouTube confirms plans to make Originals available for free

YouTube Chief Business Officer Robert Kyncl reaffirmed the company’s plans to take its Originals out from behind the paywall, making them free and ad-supported. Kyncl...

All the important stuff from Facebook’s F8 keynote

Facebook hosted the opening keynote for its annual developer's conference today and announced several updates to its main social network as well as Instagram,...

Why Apple pulled screen time apps from the App Store

"Apple cracks down on apps that fight iPhone addiction." That's not the Onion. That's not Saturday Night Live. That's an actual headline from the New York...

Action Launcher revamp comes with ad-supported searches

Action Launcher has received a tune-up for the spring, but its biggest change may be how it makes money. Version 40 of the Android...

Google makes it easier for employees to report harassment

Google is making it easier for employees to file harassment and discrimination complaints by setting up a dedicated site for them to do so....

3 fixes for Netflix’s “What to watch?” problem

Wasting time every night debating with yourself or your partner about what to watch on Netflix is a drag. It burns people’s time and good...

Facebook’s Portal will now surveil your living room for half the...

No, you’re not misremembering the details from that young adult dystopian fiction you’re reading — Facebook  really does sell a video chat camera adept at tracking...

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