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Truefilm wants to be an Adobe Lightroom replacement on your iPhone

Last summer, we reviewed a new iPhone photo editor called Truefilm, which marketed itself as a cross between AfterLight, Facetune, (...)

2015-03-31
This website shows you everything thats streaming on Periscope right now

Twitter’s new live-streaming app, Periscope, launched less than a week ago but it’s still a little tricky to discover feeds on (...)

2015-03-31
Curator, Twitter’s answer to Storify, is now publicly open to media organizations

Earlier this year, Twitter teased Curator, its own media aggregation tool that combines select tweets and vines into an embeddable (...)

2015-03-31
Xiaomi launches special edition Mi Note and Redmi 2 Android phones and a new Bluetooth weighing scale

Ahead of its fifth anniversary on April 6, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has announced five new products in the country today. (...)

2015-03-31
WhatsApp for Android now allows all users to make voice calls, iOS coming soon

If you’ve been wondering when, oh when, someone will ring you via WhatsApp so you’ll get its new voice calling feature, you won’t (...)

2015-03-31
After the US, it’s India’s turn to fight for net neutrality

While net neutrality may have a secure future in the US, its fate in India will be decided upon soon. The Telecom Regulatory Authority (...)

2015-03-31
Google’s Cloud Console for Android lets you manage your App Engine projects on the go

Google has launched Cloud Console for Android, a new app for Android that lets developers manage their projects hosted on the company’s (...)

2015-03-31
Hands on with Project Spartan, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer replacement

For all the things Windows 10 is supposed to do better than Windows 8, one of the most anticipated features in the operating system (...)

2015-03-30
Jay-Zzzz: Tidal music service is artist-owned to serve no one but his own posse

Earlier today, Tidal, the music streaming service that Jay-Z purchased earlier this year, broadcast a live “launch” of its (...)

2015-03-30
Microsoft’s Project Spartan browser is now available in the latest Windows 10 build

Microsoft’s long-awaited new browser is finally here for you to try. It just landed in the latest build of Windows 10 available (...)

2015-03-30
Facebook now offers notifications for events near you hosted by bands, businesses and other pages

You’re on Facebook for the brands, right? A new button allows you to get notifications whenever your favorite brand/musician/page (...)

2015-03-30
Gmail for Android now lets you check all your accounts in a single inbox

Google is unleashing a significant update to its Android Gmail app today that should please users with several email accounts. You (...)

2015-03-30
The great escape: Survey reveals the secret struggles of corporate life

Chuk Ikéh is Head of Content at Tyba, our partner for TNW Jobs. Job satisfaction is key to deriving gratification from your work. (...)

2015-03-30
Meet Adobe Comp CC, an iPad app that lets designers execute a complete layout on-the-go

If you’re a designer, and have the motive or opportunity to create a usable comp from start to finish on-the-go, you are in luck. (...)

2015-03-30
95% off a lifetime subscription to Theme.Works WordPress Builder

If you’re building a new WordPress site, it’s important to customize it with your brand’s own style and flair so it stands out (...)

2015-03-30
Lingua.ly adds open source translation platform Tatoeba in latest iOS update

Language learning app Lingua.ly has introduced a suite of new features for its iOS app, including the incorporation of open-source (...)

2015-03-30
Periscope won’t change the world – but it appeals to journalists’ vanity

The more people start to get excited about an app, the more the instinct to push back starts kicking around in my guts. Last week, (...)

2015-03-30
Amazon’s new Home Services section lets you order anything from a plumber to a goat herder

Amazon may be the go-to place to shop online for physical goods, but it’s not of much use when your sink is clogged and you need (...)

2015-03-30
India wants to use more open-source software to build e-governance apps

The Indian government announced a policy yesterday that makes it mandatory to use open-source software in building apps and services, (...)

2015-03-30
This MacBook case lets you dress up your laptop with LEGO bricks

Many people use their laptop lids as canvasses to express themselves with stickers and decorative skins. The Brik case takes for MacBooks (...)

2015-03-30
GitHub may have been targeted by Chinese hackers in DDoS attack

Code management platform GitHub has been fending off a days-long distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack since last Thursday. (...)

2015-03-30
Here’s how to add a ‘Follow me on Meerkat’ button to your site

Livestreaming app Meerkat has just added a helpful tool to generate a ‘Follow me on Meerkat’ button that you can easily add to (...)

2015-03-30
4 ways to improve customer experience with data

Sara Vera is a data scientist at Insightly, a CRM and project management tool. In marketing, data is power. Surveys of marketers across (...)

2015-03-29
The secret science of shopping: Why we buy what we do

This article originally appeared on the Crew blog. I remember sitting in a McDonald’s as a kid and complaining that it was so cold. (...)

2015-03-27
Google and Johnson & Johnson team up to build surgery-assisting robots

Johnson & Johnson, one of America’s largest beauty and pharmaceutical manufacturers, today announced that it is partnering (...)

2015-03-27
How to attract global traffic to your website on a budget

Matthew Capala is an Internet entrepreneur, SEO strategist, speaker, and author. He is the founder of Alphametic, an organic (...)

2015-03-27
4 tools to skyrocket your demand generation strategy in 2015

Yoav Vilner is CEO at Ranky, the startup-marketing team. He’s helping startups grow and then shares his insights regularly at Forbes, (...)

2015-03-27
Product Hunt interviews Periscope: where it came from and its pivot from photos to video

Periscope, the new video streaming app owned by Twitter, launched today. In that time, we’ve seen users stream everything from (...)

2015-03-26
How the world’s first robot astronaut is helping pave the way for the future of human-android interaction

With automated systems, self-driving cars, and robot helpers on the horizon, the way in which we interact with technology is going (...)

2015-03-26
Mashable came to break the Internet at SXSW

And break the Internet we did. Mashable has always had a huge presence at SXSW, and 2015 was our biggest year yet. People LITERALLY (...)

2015-03-26
How To Balance Client Work With Personal Passion Projects

Matt Owens, co-founder of design studio Athletics, reveals how he manages to take self-started work as seriously as paid client work.Co.Design (...)

2015-03-26
Behance Cofounder Matias Corea On How He Built A Thriving Hub For Creatives

Corea explains building the online portfolio platform from scratch and how it went from seemingly risky to massively popular.Co.Design (...)

2015-03-25
Facebook’s LiveRail will let publishers monetize both video and display ads in mobile apps

Among the myriad announcements that Facebook crammed into its hour-long F8 Developer Conference keynote was an update on its video (...)

2015-03-25
Airbnb will provide 20,000 rooms for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro

Airbnb has won a contract to provide 20,000 rooms to accommodate athletes and attendees at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The (...)

2015-03-25
Beyond wearable tech: How Philips is pushing towards the future of connected health

Health tech was a big theme at SXSW last week, and I met up with Liat Ben-Zur, Senior Vice-President and Digital Technology Leader (...)

2015-03-25
Facebook launches a free Analytics for Apps tool for cross-device app engagement insights

At F8 Developer Conference today, Facebook unveils Analytics for Apps to provide insight on an app’s customer base, engagement, (...)

2015-03-25
$50 off DJI Phantom 2 Drone + more top drones from TNW Deals

Aim for the clouds with TNW Deals’ amazing offers on some of the best drones on the market. Whether you’re an amateur or an expert (...)

2015-03-25
How copper is saving people’s lives in hospitals

Robert J. Szczerba is the CEO of X Tech Ventures, an innovative company focused on solving some of today’s most challenging problems (...)

2015-03-25
De:comments revamps and revives the native WordPress commenting system

Anyone who’s had to launch a WordPress-powered website in the past few years knows about the point where a choice has to be made (...)

2015-03-25
BT returns to the UK mobile market with 3 SIM-only tariffs

BT, the UK’s incumbent telecom infrastructure owner and national landline provider, today announced its first moves back into (...)

2015-03-25
5 steps to audit your digital marketing strategy for 2015

Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and freelance writer. For more insights on how to be a better marketer, sign up (...)

2015-03-25
Drupe for Android lets you hit up your favorite contacts with two swipes

The idea of opening an app to get in touch with a contact is kind of unintuitive to me — I first think of who I want to connect (...)

2015-03-25
Yelp now lets you book outdoor activities, bottle service and a round of golf

Yelp has added a raft of new business categories to its booking and ordering services in the US. The platform now lets you reserve (...)

2015-03-25
GoPix lets you share your favorite moments as a video slideshow set to music

What if you want to share an experience — random moments of your day, perhaps — and the usual still image, collage or video isn’t (...)

2015-03-24
$13.8bn sale of O2 to Three’s parent company Hutchison Whampoa is going ahead

Hutchison Whampoa, the parent company of UK mobile operator Three, has today confirmed that its purchase of rival UK network O2 will (...)

2015-03-24
Facebook is reportedly testing a standalone app for phone calls

Facebook may be trying to take over your phone app. The social network is testing a voice-calling app that can screen your calls (...)

2015-03-23
Video: Sergie Magdalin of Webflow explains his acceptance into Y Combinator

This is the first episode in a video series profiling startups and their founders. In our pilot, host Julian Shapiro (@Shapiro) interviews (...)

2015-03-23
Why online publications can live without Twitter

This article first appeared on Simon Owens’ blog. Though Facebook drives far more traffic to content than any other social media (...)

2015-03-23

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