Sebastián Calvo

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APP STORE 2.0

The App Store changed the way we buy software. Can Apple do it again?<p>Apple’s annual conference for developers, which kicks off next Monday, is normally when the company previews its newest software for iOS and Mac OS X. But this year’s WWDC isn’t just about new operating systems: starting next week …

Apps

Mark Zuckerberg explains why Facebook enabled 'Safety Check' for attacks in Paris, but not Beirut

While many lauded Safety Check for being a crucial communication tool, Facebook also drew criticism from those who noted that the company hadn't activated it after another tragic attack: The bombings in Beirut, Lebanon, that happened the day before.<p>The lack of activation seemed to point to a global …

Middle East

Microsoft: Facebook Home presentation was 'remarkably similar' to Windows Phone launch

Facebook unveiled its new Home family of apps earlier this week, with a strong focus on "people, not apps." Microsoft's head of corporate communications, Frank Shaw, has taken to the company's official blog to voice his issues with Facebook's presentation. Shaw jokingly notes he had to check his …

Facebook Unveils “Home,” Its New Android Experience Coming April 12th

Today Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled “Home,” his company’s new experience on Android devices. Rumors leading up to today’s event said that Facebook has been working on its own Android device in conjunction with HTC, and that has turned out to be true.<p>Zuckerberg started by explaining how …

Social Media

Why Facebook's Future Is In Mobile

When you first switch on an iPhone, you are asked for your Apple account. Switch on an Android device and nine times out of ten you’ll be asked for a Google account (the other ten percent will be Amazon asking Kindle users to log in). Windows Phone will ask for a Live account. BlackBerry will ask …