Hangouts, the free multiperson video chat and messaging service inside Google+, has been broken out into its own standalone apps for iOS, Android, and Chrome.
Today's stream will start at 9 a.m. Pacific, starting with the keynote.
It's been years since community news sharing site Reddit has made a major change to how things appear on its coveted front page of popular content, but today the company announced a new feature called multireddits that could do just that.
Google CEO Larry Page shared today on his Google+ page that he has funded a research project for the Voice Health Institute, mostly due to the journey he's undergone over the last 14 years in losing first one, and then a second vocal cord to paralysis.
Students at Humboldt State University in California individually reviewed 150,000 geocoded tweets containing racist, homophobic, or otherwise offensive terms to build a "hate map" indicating where people in the U.S. are most bigoted.
Founded by Google's former Head of Products, Collegefeed is a social network that brings together students and employers to improve the hiring process.
Facebook's coming video ads will be disruptive, interrupt people, and run the risk of Facebook becoming the very social network it supplanted, according to at least one online advertising executive.
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Twitter has acquired data visualization startup Lucky Sort, possibly to bolster its ad sales and reporting tools.
Apparently, coffee with Apple CEO Tim Cook is a big deal. Even bigger, perhaps, than a new 2013 Lamborghini.
The developer of PlayStation Home's Sodium series has expanded to make games and 3D avatars on mobile platforms.
Google will evidently talk about the new game services at Google I/O.
Disney has rolled out a series of story experiences and adventures at its theme parks.
Ted Ullyot, general counsel at Facebook, is leaving the social network to take time off, according to AllThingsD.
Facebook confirmed the departure yesterday. Ullyot, 45, will depart in July. The search for his replacement is going to include outside and …
While platform owners like Google may move to build walled gardens, OpenKit will let social gamers roam free.
The clash of consoles is underway,
Facebook Home, the skin of Android that brings social networking to the forefront of the experience, has been quietly updated to support the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Android phones.
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It seems there's a simple trick if you want to find out which of your friends use Bang With Friends, the app that lets you hook up with selected friends on Facebook.
"Today's news marks the first time a government entity has published law as a living, collaborative document," Balter said. "We're excited to see how the Open Data Policy evolves with the input of the community, and we hope this is just the first of many."