Category: digital media

Vertu is dead

Vertu is dead
It’s been a long, downward slide for cellphone maker Vertu. The company, founded by Nokia in 1998, was supposed to
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Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism

Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism
Today Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter collectively announced a new partnership aimed at reducing the accessibility of internet services to
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After beating the world’s elite Go players, Google’s AlphaGo AI is retiring

After beating the world’s elite Go players, Google’s AlphaGo AI is retiring
Google’s AlphaGo — the AI developed to tackle the world’s most demanding strategy game — is stepping down from competitive
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Restaurant guide Zomato got off lightly after a hacker grabbed 6.6M user passwords

Restaurant guide Zomato got off lightly after a hacker grabbed 6.6M user passwords
Restaurant guide and food delivery service Zomato looks like it is getting off lightly after it suffered a hack that
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Google I/O 2017 VR keynote live blog

Google I/O 2017 VR keynote live blog
We’re here at day two of Google I/O 2017, and the show starts with a keynote specific to Google’s work
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Social Native raises $8 million to build a new social media ad platform

Social Native raises $8 million to build a new social media ad platform
No one, it seems, has come up with a good way to harness all the videos, photos, and tweets that
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Facebook announces plan to fight misinformation campaigns

Facebook announces plan to fight misinformation campaigns
Facebook made its most direct statements about how the platform has been used to spread misinformation in a report released
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Call of Duty: WWII returns to the beaches of Normandy in first trailer

Call of Duty: WWII returns to the beaches of Normandy in first trailer
Call of Duty is going back to World War II. In the first trailer for the upcoming game, Activision highlights
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A chat with Imzy co-founder Jessica Moreno on building a kinder online community

A chat with Imzy co-founder Jessica Moreno on building a kinder online community
Jessica Moreno and her co-founder Dan McComas couldn’t find the kind of inclusive online community they were looking for when
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Can podcasting save the world?

Can podcasting save the world?
As writers resort to attention-getting headlines to maintain readership it’s clear that the educated, mobile, and bored reader is now
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Aiden closes $750,000 seed round in its quest to amplify marketers

Aiden closes $750,000 seed round in its quest to amplify marketers
Aiden, a London-based startup building a machine learning-powered personal assistant to save mobile marketers time and money, closed a $750,000
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Walmart’s Vudu app now converts your physical movies to digital for $2 each

Walmart’s Vudu app now converts your physical movies to digital for $2 each
Want to build a movie library without having to re-purchase all the DVDs and Blu-rays you already purchased? Walmart’s streaming
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