Google and Facebook offer tools to assist people in reconnecting with loved ones in the aftermath of Nepal’s devastating quake. On the ground in Kathmandu, the recovery efforts continue.
It’s with an eye toward that hypersensitive political climate that Barry Klein, a longtime political consultant has raised the first capital to grow Glia. Along with co-founders Chris Rappley, a longtime startup consultant, and Tahlia Sutton, a product development executive, Klein has developed Glia to be an app that blends Yelp and eHarmony, for what Klein calls “values-based… Read More
Facebook at Work, Facebook’s first move to turn its social network into an enterprise tool, has remained in closed beta since its launch in January this year. But as the product continues to inch its way to general availability, it will be doing so without one of its key architects. Lars Rasmussen — Facebook’s engineering director, who helped create and run Facebook… Read More
Facebook has launched the Hello dialer for Android, replacing the default phone dialer. The new app takes caller ID to the next level, allowing users to see who is calling them if their number is connected to Facebook and the two are friends.
Twitter’s latest feature for Android users makes it look more and more like Facebook.
Facebook posted a revenue of $3.54 billion for the first quarter, which falls slightly short of Wall Street’s expectations.
Editor’s note: Julie Ruvolo is a freelance writer and editor of RedLightR.io and RioChromatic.com.
Sao Paulo-based startup Samba Ads is announcing a R$3 million ($1 million) investment from a coalition of international investors that are betting on the online video opportunity in Brazil.
Brazil’s e.bricks, Brazilian-Israeli firm Initial Capital, Israeli firm Rhodium and Dave… Read More
Facebook announced a new video ad program today called Anthology, with the stated goal of creating better Facebook video ads by teaming up advertisers and publishers.
Here’s how the company described the program in a blog post: Read More
Facebook has made a number of important changes to how the News Feed works, likely meaning that publishers will not get as much traffic through Facebook. Here’s what it means for you.
Facebook’s tentacles are stretching out to voice calls. The new app called Hello aims to replace the standard Android dialer.