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Reddit Now Has an Official 'AMA' App

thenextweb.com — Reddit is well known for its interesting AMA (Ask Me Anything) interviews - it reached a high in 2012 when Obama participated in an AMA on the site and subsequently has seen colorful characters including Bill Gates and Snoop Dogg Lion ( twice).
Sep 02, 2014

RT @mcwellons: Reddit launches #AMA app to make it easier to browse its popular interviews. Avail on iOS, Android later this week. tnw.co/1A1zndk

Sep 02, 2014

Reddit launches #AMA app to make it easier to browse its popular interviews. Avail on iOS, Android later this week. tnw.co/1A1zndk

Sep 02, 2014

RT @TheNextWeb: Reddit’s new official ‘AMA’ app makes it super easy to browse its popular interviews tnw.to/s3MDq by @kaylenehong

Sep 02, 2014

Nice, Reddit has an app dedicated to its awesome AMA interviews -- iOS first, Android coming later this week tnw.to/j4s2D

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Facebookers in EU Can Now Use Tag Suggest for US Friends

thenextweb.com — Facebookers in Europe can once again use the Tag Suggest feature to automatically recognize people in photos they upload, however it will only recognize their friends based in the US. To recap, way back in December 2010, Facebook introduced a new feature called Tag Suggestions in the States, which used facial recognition techniques to suggest people you should tag in your Facebook photos.
Sep 02, 2014

Facebook confirms Europeans can once again use Tag Suggest facial recognition in photos, but for US friends only buff.ly/1qlFNmj

Sep 02, 2014

RT @MattNavarraUK: Facebook's facial-recognition feature returns for European users, but for friends in US only tnw.to/f4sRt pic.twitter.com/e7shtFcQuk

Sep 02, 2014

Facebook's facial-recognition feature returns for European users, but for friends in US only tnw.to/f4sRt pic.twitter.com/e7shtFcQuk

Netflix Lets You Privately Recommend TV Shows via Facebook

thenextweb.com — Netflix today launched a new social recommendation feature to let its users suggest TV shows to their Facebook friends. It's only available when you finish watching an episode, so in theory you can't just spam your friends with recommendations.
Sep 02, 2014

Netflix Lets You Privately Recommend TV Shows via Facebook buff.ly/1tWOiFL

Sep 02, 2014

huge for me RT @TheNextWeb: Netflix now lets you privately recommend TV shows to your Facebook friends tnw.to/t3M7S by @epro

YouTube Introduces Fan Funding Feature

thenextweb.com — YouTube is strongly rumored to be launching a subscription-based music service soon, but the Google-owned video site has quietly introduced a new (and far lower-key) payment service that lets viewers send donations to YouTube channel owners. First noticed by the astute folks at Android Police, the fan funding feature in initially available in four countries: the US, Australia, Japan, and Mexico.
Sep 02, 2014

YouTube’s new fan funding feature lets you donate to your favorite channel owners tnw.to/g4sJU

The Best iPhone & iPad Apps From August 2014

thenextweb.com — From time-lapse videos to 360º photo spheres, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in July. Here, we filter through the noise to present you with our selection of the best App Store newcomers from the past month.

The Best New Android Apps From August 2014

thenextweb.com — From subscription-based book summarizing platforms, to human search engines, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in August. Here, we filter through the noise to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month.