LinkedIn open-sources its WhereHows data discovery and lineage portal

 LinkedIn today open-sourced WhereHows, a meta data-centric tool the company has long used internally to make it easier for its employees to discover data the company generates ...

Apple TV App Store Tops 1,000 Apps: Games & Video Apps Dominate, But Discovery Is A Challenge

 Developers have been digging into the Apple TV App Store data in the absence of category listings and a Top Charts section on Apple’s newly launched version of its media ...

Facebook Tests Video Feed To Sidestep YouTube With Friendly Discovery

 Facebook is where you watch videos you weren’t looking for. And now it’s looking to supercharge discovery through friends via a slew of new feature tests including ...

Twitter Loses Two Employees Focused On Growth And Discovery

 Two Twitter employees announced their departures right before its second quarter earnings dropped today. The first, Christian Oestlien, was a VP of Product Management focused ...

Periscope Tries To Fix Discovery And Comment Noise

 Periscope got so big so fast that it became hard to find friends’ broadcasts, or make sense of the rapid-fire comments on popular streams. Today, Twitter’s livestream ...

Facebook’s Money-Making Solution To App Discovery? A Whole Feed Of Install Ads

 Finding a good app can be like looking for a needle in a truck stop bathroom. Apple and Google aren’t doing much to help you sift through their messy app stores. Facebook ...

Instagram Launches A People Discovery Tab To Fill Your Feed With Fresh Creators

 Your friends may not be the best photographers, so Instagram today launched a second “People” Explore tab that highlights great Instagrammers and three of their recent ...