Google today updated its Hangouts for Android app with a trio of new features. You can download the new version now directly from Google Play. If you’re not seeing the update yet, that’s likely because it’s a gradual rollout.
Ars Technica Shamed on Twitter, corporations do an about-face Ars Technica Ever been treated badly by companies but felt unsure about how to fight back? Next time, try publicly shaming them on Twitter.
Have you ever found yourself explaining hashtags to someone whose only connection with the word is as a telephone button? Internet language has evolved considerably over the past few years as social media has taken off.
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The problem with this is that to edit an archive is to tamper with the historic record of historic events, very Big Brother. Restricting access to prejudicial pending the outcome if a trial is a better way to deal with the issue.
MobileSyrup.com Google finally combines text and chat conversations in... The Verge Google is crossing off a major complaint about Hangouts this week: the messaging app will finally merge your SMS and Hangouts conversations.
Yes, you need to reset all your passwords. But what are the specific impacts for journalists regarding the Heartbleed security breach announced yesterday? For Source (and also the ProPublica Nerd Blog), Mike Tigas has a breakdown.
Twitter is changing to look like Facebook and it needs to not Washington Post (blog) Given how much time I spend staring intently into a glowing screen rather than paying attention to my actual live surroundings, any update to Facebook or Twitter...
Today, the Internet glue service IFTTT gets an iPad app to complement its offerings on the iPhone and the web. You can also now use native push notifications in your recipes, and collections of recipes have gotten much more exposure.