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WhatsApp adds colorful text status updates, just like Facebook

WhatsApp today began to roll out Status updates you can make by writing text on a colorful image background, a company spokesperson has informed VentureBeat. While Status debuted as a text-only feature, it grew to include photos and videos. Today’s update lets users choose a font, background color, and even add links. Facebook first started testing colorful test status in ... Read More »

Gab app banned from Google Play Store over hate speech concerns as web giants face free speech crisis (updated)

ANALYSIS: The founder of Gab, an alternative social networking service that has attracted far-right groups, said today that the company’s app had been removed from the Google Play Store due to concerns about hate speech. While already about a year old, Gab has seen its crowdfunding campaign surge in popularity in recent days, thanks to controversies surrounding the racial violence in ... Read More »

Former Uber CEO Kalanick calls Benchmark Capital lawsuit a ‘public and personal attack’

(Reuters) — The ousted chief executive of Uber called a lawsuit filed against him by one of the company’s top investors a “public and personal attack” without merit, according to court documents filed late on Thursday. Venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, which says it owns 13 percent of Uber and controls 20 percent of the voting power, sued former Uber ... Read More »

The Indispensable Welcome Email and How to Get It Right

I recently came across a retail brand and fell in love with the quirky products they were offering. Being a savvy shopper (and email marketer), I signed up for their mailing list…and there it came—a welcome email telling me about the brand, what I can expect in their future emails, and, of course, a welcome discount! Perfect! The welcome email ... Read More »

Wargaming will stream 1,000 hours of World of Tanks gameplay on Facebook Live

World of Tanks is rolling out on your newsfeed. Wargaming is partnering with Facebook to stream over 1,000 hours of video centered on its popular take on online shooters. In addition to livestreams of gameplay, this deal includes historical content, interviews with players, and coverage of esports events, such as the World of Tanks regional and final tournaments. Leo Olebe, director ... Read More »

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