Facebook buys Vidpresso's team and tech to make video interactive
Zombie-like passive comsumption of static video is both unhealthy for viewers and undifferentiated for the tech giants that power it. That's set Facebook on a mission to make...
17 hours ago - TechCrunch
What is the Marco Polo app?
Marco Polo has been dubbed the "video walkie-talkie," but how does the video messaging app stack up against competitors like Snapchat and Instagram? From unique filters to...
1 day ago - Digital Trends
Meet the Snap exec leading product strategy, driving monetization, and debunking myths on augmented reality
Carolina Arguelles is Snap's head of augmented reality Monetization and Product Strategy. Arguelles told Business Insider that AR education, as well as tackling misperceptions...
2 days ago - Business Insider
Openbook is the latest dream of a digital life beyond Facebook
As tech's social giants wrestle with antisocial demons that appear to be both an emergent property of their platform power, and a consequence of specific leadership and values...
2 days ago - TechCrunch
'Snapchat dysmorphia' is a disturbing new phenomenon where people want to look more like their filtered selfies
Snapchat and Instagram filters are influencing how young people think about beauty. Alarmingly, more people are requesting plastic surgery to look better in selfies, according...
5 days ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Snapchat monitors Infowars as Alex Jones promotes “Censorship” gag AR filter
Snapchat has largely escaped scrutiny about fake news and election interference since its content quickly disappears and its publisher hub Discover is a closed platform. But...
5 days ago - TechCrunch
Instagram added more new users last year than Snapchat has in total
5 days ago - Business Insider
Snapchat redesign woes drop user count by three million, but retention grows
After a million users signed petitions to get the old Snapchat back, the network's user count is showing the early results of the changes with a three-million-user drop in...
5 days ago - Digital Trends
Snap sinks to a 2-month low as fewer people use Snapchat every day
Snap reported its first-ever decline in daily active users on Tuesday. Shares initially popped 10% after the company said it lost less money than Wall Street expected, but sank...
5 days ago - Business Insider
Snapchat voit son code source apparaître illégalement sur la toile
C'est sur GitHub qu'un habitant du Pakistan a mis en ligne le code source de l'application.
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Nvidia's Turing-powered Quadro GPUs are 'first' built for ray-tracing
But you probably can't afford them
Apple's 'inexpensive' MacBook Air might arrive in October
Quantum is expected to see a spike in orders in the fourth quarter
Fortnite on Android a dangerous slippery slope
It started innocently enough. Android users are no stranger to iOS getting first dibs on apps and games, as long as they eventually get their share. At first, it seemed that...
Pie in The Face: Big Android P Bug Discovered
Pixel users report bugs after upgrading to Android Pie.
Chinese Tesla rival Nio files to raise $1.8 billion in US IPO
Tesla may be looking to go private , but Chinese rival Nio is going the other way after it filed to raise $1.8 billion in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. Nio was started...
The US President bans the use of some Huawei and ZTE products within the...
Huawei and ZTE have been the center of government attention for a while now. ZTE was almost banned entirely from the States, while Huawei faced pressure when it tried to enter...
Galaxy Note 9 release date, specs and price: 512GB 'Ocean Blue' model sells...
All other configurations are still available to pre-order
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro: le smartphone passe à 199€
La version desimlockée 64 Go du milieu de gamme de Samsung est dispo pour moins de 200€ sur eBay. Une très bonne affaire.
The Morning After: NVIDIA's graphics upgrade and taking Tesla private
NVIDIA just launched its biggest graphical advance since 2006, and kids are well-equipped to hack election results. Also, Azealia Banks and Elon Musk have different stories to...
Google apps are recording your location, even when you turn tracking off
This could be the biggest GDPR fail yet