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Facebook Introduces 15-Second Video On Instagram With 13 New Filters And “Cinema” Effects

CEO Kevin Systrom announced Instagram’s new video component, the app’s first foray out of pure photo sharing.<p>Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom unveiled a new video component for the photo-sharing app at Facebook‘s Menlo Park headquarters on Thursday.<p>Instagram’s foray into video represents the company’s …

The Case For And Against Candy Crush-Maker King’s Possible IPO

Zynga cast a long shadow when its stock tanked by about 75 percent in the first year after going public. But that apparently isn’t scaring off other contenders in the gaming industry from an IPO.<p>Over the past two weeks, I had heard from several sources in the industry that King — the maker of …

9to5Toys Last Call: $71 Kingston 64GB Wi-Drive for iPhone/iPad/iPod, $119 Western Digital 2TB USB 3.0 Portable HD

<i>From 9to5Toys.com:</i><p>A large majority of the deals we cover each day come from a variety of ‘Daily Deal’ websites or are so popular that they don’t even last 24 hours. We know you can’t be at your computer every second, so we’re going to roundup the best deals each day to make sure you have a fair …

YouTube's Mobile Ad Sales Triple Soon After Debuting Ad-Enabled iOS App

<i>Bloomberg</i> is reporting that YouTube has seen its mobile ad sales triple in the past six months, which is partly due to increased usage of its ad-enabled YouTube apps on both iOS and Android.<p>The company has seen a 42 percent increase in app usage from a year ago, with 70 million smartphone owners …

Apple accused of securing preferential terms for iPhone with mobile operators

Apple used its influence to secure preferential treatment from mobile operators wanting to offer the iPhone, squeezing out competition from rival …

The Evolution of Facebook's Entity Graph

Software engineer Eric Sun has revealed the evolution of Facebook’s Entity Graph, a complicated data set which maps the social network’s 100+ billion connections between people, places and interests.<p>Writing on Facebook’s blog, Sun detailed how the Entity Graph became the backbone for the entire …

WWDC Rumor Tidbits: Camera Filters and Motion Sensing in iOS 7, iRadio for Mac and Apple TV?

In a roundup of what to expect at next week's World Wide Developers Conference, <i>9to5Mac</i> has released some new rumors concerning both iOS 7 and Apple's upcoming streaming music service, "iRadio."<p>Alongside the standard iOS 7 rumors, the site suggests that Apple has been experimenting with camera …