Facebook launches new image messaging app – BBC News

BBC NewsFacebook has launched a photo-messaging app one week after accidentally releasing it on Apple’s app store. Known as Slingshot, the app’s features include sharing photos and videos with friends and sending “reaction shots”. Like Snapchat, all images are …Facebook releases messaging app SlingshotHindu Business LineMAGID ON TECH: Facebook betting on Snapchat-like SlingshotSan Jose Mercury […]

Democrats hope to push FCC to ban fast lanes online – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeWASHINGTON — Democratic lawmakers unveiled legislation Tuesday that would force the Federal Communications Commission to ban Internet fast lanes. The proposal, put forward by Senate Judiciary Committee chair Patrick Leahy, Democrat of Vermont, …Nipping at Heals of FCC’s Net Neutrality Proceeding, Legislators Introduce Bill …BroadbandBreakfast.comFCC could be prohibited from allowing Internet providers to sell […]

FCC could be prohibited from allowing Internet providers to sell preferred … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA bill that would require the Federal Communications Commision to prohibit Internet service providers, such as Verizon and Time Warner, from striking deals with content providers, such as Netflix, to provide them faster and more reliable traffic was introduced …Proposed Senate Bill Would Block Internet Fast Lanes, Mandate Net NeutralityHot HardwareDemocrats Aim […]

Facebook releases messaging app Slingshot – Hindu Business Line

Hindu Business LineSocial media giant Facebook announced the release on Tuesday of its latest messaging app Slingshot. Slingshot lets users share selfies and other short-lived videos and pictures, but friends have to share something before they are able to see images from …MAGID ON TECH: Facebook betting on Snapchat-like SlingshotSan Jose Mercury NewsFacebook launches Snapchat […]

Analysts: New Amazon phone must reinvent shopping on smartphones – VentureBeat

VentureBeatHow can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat, VentureBeat’s 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco. Register now and save $200!Four Theories on What Jeff Bezos and Amazon Are Really Up ToTIMET-Mobile CEO rails against rumored Amazon-AT&T smartphone tie-upCNETAmazon Kindle Phone […]

Yahoo is latest company to reveal lack of diversity – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo on Tuesday shared some basic demographic information on its work force, the latest Silicon Valley company to reveal the stark lack of diversity in its ranks. For years technology companies have resisted reporting this information …Yahoo! follows! Google! by! posting! diversity! info!RegisterYahoo reveals diversity of workforceSFGateYahoo Reveals Workforce Data, Joining […]