by Michael Fisher | April 18, 2013 2:01 PM
We didn't expect to run the Weekly with a skeleton crew two weeks in a row - and it's a good thing we didn't have to. Mere minutes into this week's Tony-and-Michael-only podcast, Taylor Martin arrives to save us from the spectre of a fun, but low-energy, two-man show. In its place: jokes, laughs, and a lot of industry insight you're gonna wanna put your ears on. We talk phone batteries that can jump-start your car, what place Twitter has in music, whether we should be excited about Motorola's X phone or Nokia's aluminum Catwalk, and the strengths and weaknesses of Windows Phone, Facebook ...
by Stephen Schenck | January 24, 2013 12:17 PM
Twitter's got its own built-in photo sharing, and you can always pair it with Instagram if you're looking to mix things up with some effect filters, but what if a still image just won't cut it for what you're trying to share with your followers? Twitter snatched-up a company called Vine back in the fall, and today it launches the new Vine video-sharing service, with an app available for iOS devices. Twitter is all about brevity, so Vine restricts its clips to six-second segments (though you can always go shorter). Like an animated GIF, they'll loop endlessly, and while this sort of short ...
by Michael Fisher | May 18, 2012 10:31 AM
There's a funny thing about an app store with over half a million titles: some of that stuff falls through the cracks. No matter how long you spend sifting and shuffling and swiping between icons, there's going to be some apps you just never notice. Now, if you somehow manage to avoid learning about a particular app even when it's been featured as Apple's iPad App of the Year, named one of TIME's Top 50 Innovations, and given the distinction of the top social app at 2012's Webby Awards, well ... that takes talent. And that's what I've got, folks. That particular, temporary tone-deafness to ...
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