Showing posts from August, 2015

One Billion Users for Facebook; Vine Makes Perfect Music Loops; Google on How to Get Around Apple's Ad Encryption; Chrome Will Block Video Autoplay in Background • FRI AUG 28, 2015 7:27 AM CT

Facebook drew one billion users for the first time this week — The Verge (@verge) August 28, 2015 Vine makes it easier to create perfect music loops — Mashable Tech (@mashabletech) August 28, 2015 Google tips off developers on how to get around Apple's ad encryption by @mhbergen — Re/code (@Recode) August 28, 2015 Chrome is going up against everyone's least favorite web feature: the autoplay video — The Verge (@verge) August 28, 2015

NUMBERS: Now Guns More Dangerous than Motor Vehicles; El Nino Could Set Next Surge in World Food Prices; Africa More Literate; Fox News Wrong About Seattle Jobs and Minimum Wage • FRI AUG 28, 2015 4:44 AM CT

For decades, the most dangerous piece of machinery was an automobile. Now, it’s a gun. — Forbes (@Forbes) August 27, 2015 El Nino risks setting off the next great surge in world food prices — Bloomberg Business (@business) August 28, 2015 Africa is slowly becoming more literate if these numbers are anything to go by — Africa Review (@africareview) August 27, 2015 Latest Seattle jobs numbers disprove Fox's minimum wage misinformation: — Media Matters (@mmfa) August 26, 2015