Apple Acquires Flyby Media, Makers Of Tech That “Sees” The World Around You

 Apple’s VR ambitions continue: according to a new report from the Financial Times, Apple has acquired an augmented reality startup called Flyby Media, which developed technology ...

What Google Sees In Augmented Reality

 Reminder: Almost 90 per cent of the revenue of the company formerly known as Google — grandly rebranded Alphabet this fall, even if everyone, including me, is still going ...

Facebook Sees 23% Spike In Law Enforcement Requests For Data In The United States

 Facebook revealed it received 23 percent more requests from law enforcement between January and June 2015 than in the second half of 2014. From January to June 2015, Facebook ...

Twitter Sees 6% Increase In “Like” Activity After First Week Of Hearts

 Speaking at the Open Mobile Summit in San Francisco today, Twitter’s SVP of Product, Kevin Weil, shared with the crowd that the new hearts aren’t stopping activity. ...

Twitter’s MoPub Sees Big Growth In Native Ads

 Twitter-owned mobile ad exchange MoPub is releasing some new numbers about the growth of native advertising. Native advertising is a fuzzy term, but it usually refers to ads that ...

New Facebook Threat-Sharing Project Sees Safety in Herd

 Facebook announced a new repository this morning for sharing information about malware threats called ThreatExchange. Using a familiar Facebook look and feel, with APIs for querying and ...

Amazon’s 2014 Holiday Sees Mobile Shopping Approach 60% Of Total Volume

 Amazon stuck with its mystery theme for this year’s holiday sales performance review, saying things like “record-breaking” and “record growth” without ...

Microsoft Sees An Intelligent, Mobile-Focused Future Of Productivity

 At a recent event on its Redmond campus, Microsoft executives explained their views on the future of productivity to a small press cadre. The company’s CEO, Satya Nadella, ...

Twitter Sees Two More Exec Departures, Including VP Of Engineering Jeremy Gordon

 Two more executives have left Twitter: Jeremy Gordon, the vice president of engineering, and Adam Kinney, a senior manager who led the company’s analytics team. The news ...

IDC: iPad Sees First-Ever Decline As Wider Tablet Shipment Growth Drops 7.2% In 2014 To 235.7M Units

 As Apple rides a cresting wave in the stock market with its market cap now dancing around $ 700 billion, a dark cloud moves in from IDC. The analysts report today that full-year ...

IDC: iPad Sees First-Ever Decline As Wider Tablet Shipment Growth Drops 7.2% In 2014 To 235.7M Units

 As Apple rides a cresting wave in the stock market with its market cap now dancing around $ 700 billion, a dark cloud moves in from IDC. The analysts report today that full-year ...

IDC: iPad Sees First-Ever Decline As Wider Tablet Shipment Growth Drops 7.2% In 2014 To 235.7M Units

 As Apple rides a cresting wave in the stock market with its market cap now dancing around $ 700 billion, a dark cloud moves in from IDC. The analysts report today that full-year ...