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Vine warns app users of adult content

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Vine, the six-second video app owned by Twitter, has updated its rating in Apple's App Store to warn users that it's user-generate content may not be suitable for children. The video-sharing service allots users six seconds to craft a creative video; some users have a more adult interpretation of that...
Vine warns app users of adult content

Linstapaper and Linstagrams: Popular Web Apps Now Rife with Linsanity

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Jeremy Lin may be the most popular athlete in history whose physical skills are equally proportional to his consummate nerdiness. One example: The Landry Fields/Jeremy Lin "Nerdshake." For another, just look to his fanbase, which apparently includes coders and the tech-savvy users they cater to, both of whom are...
Linstapaper and Linstagrams: Popular Web Apps Now Rife with Linsanity

Twitter's Vine hits top spot among free App Store apps

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Twitter's Vine has had a rough road to the top, but the video sharing program has made it there, taking the number one spot among free apps on Apple's App Store.    ...
Twitter's Vine hits top spot among free App Store apps

Vine Adopts Unenforceable Age Rating Like Any Self-Respecting Purveyor of Porn

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If you’ve been following the brief history of Twitter’s video-sharing app Vine, you may know that there are those who think the service has a porn problem, those who think it doesn’t and at least one sober soul who sees clearly enough to know that the problem doesn’t belong to...
Vine Adopts Unenforceable Age Rating Like Any Self-Respecting Purveyor of Porn

A Guy Figured Out How To Send Emails By Playing Guitar

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A creative at Wieden + Kennedy, the agency that brought us Old Spice's "Man Your Man Could Smell Like" and the new Facebook ads, has invented something amazing: a way to write an email by playing guitar. David Neveel says that since everyone is always busy, trapped in front of a...
A Guy Figured Out How To Send Emails By Playing Guitar
Climber is a shameless Vine clone built for App.net
Twitter VP wants to see Facebook-Home-like presence on Android lock screens

Senate Approves Online Shopping Sales Tax Bill

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We have a variety of concerns with the so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act," which will require companies selling things online to track, collect and distribute taxes based on where buyers are coming from. For small and medium-sized businesses, this is likely going to be a big burden online (and for buyers...
Senate Approves Online Shopping Sales Tax Bill

MasterFX Photo App Claims To Make You A Michelangelo Not An Instagram Sheep

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Photo and video apps have rocketed up the app store charts driven by apps like Instagram and Vine, becoming the third largest category in iOS downloads. Most contain casual photo filters and simple editing tools. In contrast with this trend, others are feeding the desire for photo editing with more...
MasterFX Photo App Claims To Make You A Michelangelo Not An Instagram Sheep

Report: Twitter Seeking Partnerships With NBC & Viacom For Online TV Distribution

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Twitter has been busy diversifying services, in what looks to be a clear path that leads to an IPO. This year alone Twitter has announced video services like the Vine iPhone app, to Twitter Music, an ads API to global expansion. Today, Bloomberg reports that Twitter is in the process...
Report: Twitter Seeking Partnerships With NBC & Viacom For Online TV Distribution

Vine, Twitter's New Video Tool, Hits 13 Million Users

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Twitter's new video sharing tool, Vine, is growing quickly....
Vine, Twitter's New Video Tool, Hits 13 Million Users
Glide Lets You Video Chat Live Or Watch Recorded Video Calls Later

Facebook clarifies platform policy: If you aren't directing value back, no access for you

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Quickly after Twitter launched its video product called Vine on Thursday, users saw that the “find friends” feature connected to Facebook wasn’t working, and it became obvious the two companies were at odds over Twitter’s new “Instagram for video attempt.” On Friday, Facebook came out and provided further clarification on...
Facebook clarifies platform policy: If you aren't directing value back, no access for you

There's A Big Disconnect In The Way Apple Enforces Its Anti-Porn Policy (AAPL)

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After an outbreak of user-generated porn on Twitter's new video-sharing app Vine, there's been a big debate about how such content should be managed by Apple, which explicitly prohibits porn in apps for iPhone and iPad. But much of it misses the point. The story here isn't the porn on...
There's A Big Disconnect In The Way Apple Enforces Its Anti-Porn Policy (AAPL)

Twitter May Soon Offer Video

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Officially, Twitter doesn't do video, relying instead on third-party services. That may soon change, according to Mike Isaac of AllThingsD, who reports that Twitter has just bought Vine, a tiny video-sharing startup. Today, if you want to tweet a video to your followers, you can post it on YouTube, Vimeo,...
Twitter May Soon Offer Video

Viddy doubles length of clips, adds video enhancement tools

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Video-sharing app now records 30-second clips, complete with the Vine-like ability to pause recording to splice different shots together. [Read more]...
Viddy doubles length of clips, adds video enhancement tools

Anger over Twitter porn video gaffe

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Users of Twitter's new video service Vine have reacted angrily after a pornographic video was displayed as an "Editor's Pick" within the app....
Anger over Twitter porn video gaffe

Twitter Tweaks For Better, Close-Up Photo And Video Viewing

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Right after launching video platform Vine, Twitter's making it easier to watch videos without ever leaving Twitter. Twitter just introduced a couple of tweaks that make it easier to share and view media within the platform. Now, you can view large versions of photos shared on Twitter without having...
Twitter Tweaks For Better, Close-Up Photo And Video Viewing

Diapers.com Is First Amazon-Owned Quidsi Site To Arrive On iPad

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Diapers.com, the Amazon-owned e-commerce site targeting parents with new babies, is today launching a native app on the iPad, after seeing its mobile traffic increase more than 100 percent year-over-year. In December 2012, the company found that 40 percent of the website’s visitors came to shop via a smartphone or...
Diapers.com Is First Amazon-Owned Quidsi Site To Arrive On iPad
Tribeca Film Festival Narrows Down #6SecFilms Submissions To A Short List Of 40 Awesome Vines

Vine for Android Is Here, Huzzah

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Vine, the very popular way to splice together six-second video vignettes, is now available for Android. Here's the Google Play link, which doesn't appear to be live just yet. [Vine]...
Vine for Android Is Here, Huzzah
Tribeca Film Festival Vine competition winners are stop-motion masterpieces
After Its Porn Problem, Twitter-Owned Vine Adds 17+ Age Rating To Video Sharing App

Fly Or Die: Vine

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Twitter launched Vine, the mobile iOS app that lets users create six-second looping video and share it to various social networks, just two days ago and it’s been the topic of many a media conversation since. Yesterday, Vine swung to the top of social in the App Store after...
Fly Or Die: Vine

A Peanut Butter Company Figured Out How To Profitably Advertise On Vine

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When Vine, Twitter's six-second video sharing platform, first came out in January, brands fell over themselves to embrace the new medium.  Red Vines probably got the most capital out of its initial #Vineception video. (It has only posted six videos in the 74 days since.)  But four months later, Vine...
A Peanut Butter Company Figured Out How To Profitably Advertise On Vine

Court Rules Users Can't Resell Songs Bought on iTunes

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A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that users cannot legally resell songs they have purchased on iTunes, reports All Things D. The case in question is a lawsuit between Capitol Records and music startup ReDigi, which wants to create a marketplace for owners of digital music to sell their...
Court Rules Users Can't Resell Songs Bought on iTunes

Coub's Gif-Like Looping Musical Videos Start To Pick Up Real Traction

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While other file formats have faded, the lowly Gif has stubbornly stayed alive for more than 25 years through sites like Tumblr. Other apps like Vine and Cinemagram have also popped up to support the short-looping video. Coub is doing the same and it’s starting to pick up some...
Coub's Gif-Like Looping Musical Videos Start To Pick Up Real Traction
Windows Phones Still Don't Have Good Apps, So Nokia Had To Make An Instagram Clone For Its New Lumia (NOK, MSFT)
MYSTERY: Instagram Founder Kevin Systrom Has Posted Only One Photo This Year (FB)

Booting Up: WhatsApp and Google Deny Acquisition Reports

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This is not an Apple store. (Photo: Flickr.com/crazytales562) Ron Johnson, the guy who created Apple’s gleaming retail stores, has now been fired from his job as CEO of J.C. Penney. Turns out doing away with coupons was not a very popular strategy. [Bloomberg Businessweek] “Why do people watch tightrope walkers?...
Booting Up: WhatsApp and Google Deny Acquisition Reports
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