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Snow’s avatar app Zepeto registers 150M users, eyes China market

Snow’s avatar app Zepeto registers 150M users, eyes China market

Some of you may recall the South Korean app Zepeto that went viral among Gen Z users a year and a half ago. The app, which renders selfies into animated avatars and lets people adorn their
The Cloud Forming Over America’s Spies

The Cloud Forming Over America’s Spies

A retired C.I.A. officer sees danger ahead for the independence and political impartiality of the 17 U.S. intelligence agencies if Trump’s choice for director of national intelligence is confirmed.
The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It

The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It

Christopher Wray has said tough encryption offered by companies like Facebook and Apple blinds law enforcement. But his law firm defended it five years ago.
Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

It was the largest bet by the social network on the developing market, where millions of people have gone online in recent years.
Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

It was the largest bet by the social network on the developing market, where millions of people have gone online in recent years.
Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

It was the largest bet by the social network on the developing market, where millions of people have gone online in recent years.
Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

Facebook Invests $5.7 Billion in Indian Internet Giant Jio

It was the largest bet by the social network on the developing market, where millions of people have gone online in recent years.

Viber messaging app boosts privacy with disappearing messages in regular chats

When it comes to messaging apps, privacy is something that many of us are getting increasingly concerned about, especially in the age of Zoom. With that in mind, Viber will soon allow its 1 billion
Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from home for the first time.
Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from home for the first time.
Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from home for the first time.
Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from home for the first time.
Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

Facebook Is ‘Just Trying to Keep the Lights On’ as Traffic Soars in Pandemic

The social network is straining to deal with skyrocketing usage as its 45,000 employees work from home for the first time.
Mattermost CEO Ian Tien on building a successful remote team

Mattermost CEO Ian Tien on building a successful remote team

Mattermost is pretty open about what it is: an open-source, self-hosted alternative to Slack . The team didn’t originally set out to build a messaging tool at all; they wanted to build video games. A
SendBird’s messaging platform gets new moderation tools, full-text search and more

SendBird’s messaging platform gets new moderation tools, full-text search and more

SendBird is announcing a major update to its chat API for web and mobile today. With this, SendBird is adding numerous new features to its service that will make it easier for its customers to
On College Campuses, Social Media Provides Private Spaces for Thousands

On College Campuses, Social Media Provides Private Spaces for Thousands

Students want to share real life as it happens, from worries over midterms to concerns about global warming.
Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

This is not your grandmother’s quarantine. People are confined and afraid, but their virtual lives have been largely uninterrupted.
Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

This is not your grandmother’s quarantine. People are confined and afraid, but their virtual lives have been largely uninterrupted.
Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

Video Chats and Ordering In: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

This is not your grandmother’s quarantine. People are confined and afraid, but their virtual lives have been largely uninterrupted.