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Mission SF, CA
Senior Writer — TechCrunch
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Meme Whisperer, Senior Writer @TechCrunch, Stanford MA in Cybersociology, #Omnibang. Articles: http://techcrunch.com/author/josh-constine/ Snapchat:JoshConstine

Controversy Fuels 9X Growth For Reddit

technewsi.altervista.org — Any press is good press, apparently, as Reddit hit a new 8 billion page view record in July admist community upheaval over new policies and leadership. Reddit grew from 175 million unique visitors in May to 177 million in June. But as hot takes f...

Controversy Fuels 9X Growth For Reddit

techcrunch.com — Any press is good press, apparently, as Reddit hit a new 8 billion page view record in July admist community upheaval over new policies and leadership. Reddit grew from 175 million unique visitors in May to 177 million in June.

Facebook Fuels Ad Tracking By Nagging App Users To Instantly Log In On Safari

technewsi.altervista.org — 35 million people run into a Facebook email and password login roadblock on iOS each day, and over half of them bounce. That's why Facebook confirms to me that its testing a new tool that lets users login to Facebook on Safari with one tap,...

Facebook Fuels Ad Tracking By Nagging App Users To Instantly Log In On Safari

techcrunch.com — 35 million people run into a Facebook email and password login roadblock on iOS each day, and over half of them bounce. That's why Facebook confirms to me that its testing a new tool that lets users login to Facebook on Safari with one tap, rather than having to type in their credentials - which most don't.
Jul 30, 2015

@mgsiegler Here's what that FB Safari login thing is about: tcrn.ch/1DdnIzI helps track you for ads bc 17M+ refuse to log in each day

Jul 30, 2015

Facebook's latest ad tracking trick: nagging you to use its new instant Safari login tool so it knows where you surf tcrn.ch/1DdnIzI

“UAVbnb” DroneBase Is DJI And Accel’s First SkyFund Investment

technewsi.altervista.org — Drone manufacturing king DJI has a plot to expand its unmanned aerial empire. It's teamed up with prestigious VC Accel to launch the $10 million SkyFund, which invests in companies expanding the drone market - and DJI's sizable ...

Facebook Won’t Be An ISP, But Has Built An Internet-Shooting Drone For Carriers

technewsi.altervista.org — Facebook today detailed its plans for its solar-powered, laser-connected, Internet-beaming Aquila drones, but confirmed it's not going to compete with Internet Service Providers. "Our intention is not to be an operator" Facebook...

“UAVbnb” DroneBase Is DJI And Accel’s First SkyFund Investment

techcrunch.com — Drone manufacturing king DJI has a plot to expand its unmanned aerial empire. It's teamed up with prestigious VC Accel to launch the $10 million SkyFund, which invests in companies expanding the drone market - and DJI's sizable slice of it.
Jul 30, 2015

DJI is expanding its drone empire by investing in startups that use its hardware. First up, a "UAVbnb" - DroneBase tcrn.ch/1ORgpiq

Facebook Won’t Be An ISP, But Is Building Internet-Shooting Drones For Carriers

techcrunch.com — Facebook today detailed its plans for its solar-powered, laser-connected, Internet-beaming drones, but confirmed its not going to compete with Internet Service Providers. "Our intention is not to be an operator" Facebook's VP of engineering Jay Parikh told an assembly of reporters.
Jul 30, 2015

Facebook Won't Be An ISP, But Has Built An Internet-Shooting Drone For Carriers tcrn.ch/1SPlUyv + its laser sends data at 10X faster

Jul 30, 2015

Facebook confirms to me that selling or licensing its solar-powered Internet-beaming drones to carriers is an option tcrn.ch/1SPlUyv

A Look Inside The Mario Maker Level Hackathon At Facebook HQ

techcrunch.com — The latest perk of working at Facebook: getting to play the new Nintendo game Super Mario Maker a month before it comes out. Yesterday, Facebook hosted a Mario Maker hackathon where 100 employees built their own levels, and competed for whose was best.
Jul 30, 2015

So this was fun. A Look Inside The Mario Maker Level Hackathon At Facebook HQ tcrn.ch/1DSvklW pic.twitter.com/pgA4DHkwyB

Jul 30, 2015

A Silly Look Inside The Mario Maker Level Hackathon At Facebook HQ on.tcrn.ch/l/5eYt

Jul 30, 2015

Fb says it's open to finally monetizing Internet dot org by selling carriers... tcrn.ch/1DSvklW its new drone techmeme.com/150730/p28#a15…

Aug 03, 2015

RT @jorgensundberg: Just hand @joshconstine the @pulitzerprize already! :-) Mario Maker Level Hackathon at FB tcrn.ch/1g0e4FT pic.twitter.com/XfQ0XYB9EI

Facebook’s Playbook For Monetizing Messenger And WhatsApp

technewsi.altervista.org — With 700 million users, investors are eager to see Facebook earn money on Messenger. But Zuckerberg put the brakes on those expectations today during the Q2 earnings call, explaining " The playbook that we're going to run with messeng...
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Aug 04, 2015

RT @Graham_LRR: Moderator: Welcome to the GOP candidates debate. First question is to you, Mr. Trump… Really? Trump: What? Mod: Let me rephrase… r u srs?

Aug 04, 2015

@thelastminute flickr.com/photos/thelast… Can I use this photo of yours in a TechCrunch article with proper attribution?

Aug 04, 2015

Diversity reports mask the churn of female employees. Tech companies should publish diversity retention rates medium.com/@racheltho/if-…

Aug 04, 2015

Nice, Snapchat Discover shattered the dimensional barrier so no matter how much you swipe up/down, the same content is to the left and right

Aug 03, 2015

I made a playlist of who to see at Outside Lands 2015 play.spotify.com/user/joshconst… #1 Ryn Weaver - like if Lana Del Rey wanted to shout and dance

Aug 03, 2015

@kevinmonty I was commenting on the propensity for Internet rage and apathy towards actually helping

Aug 03, 2015

@kevinmonty No, but obviously the park endures a lot more trash from regular attendance than 1 startup party

Aug 03, 2015

Lots of people sent mean tweets about Twice leaving confetti in Dolores Park. A lot fewer showed up to help clean brokeassstuart.com/blog/2015/08/0…

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