Category Archives: Social Media

Sources: Snapchat is raising more money at about a $20 billion valuation — TechCrunch

Snapchat may have first made its name in the crowded world of mobile apps with an ephemeral messaging service, but the startup and its wildly popular app are not disappearing anywhere soon. TechCrunch has learned from multiple sources that Snapchat is raising yet more financing at around a $20 billion valuation. Sources with knowledge of the deal say the social media giant…

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800M Facebook users see automatic language translation each month — TechCrunch

Machine learning is accomplishing Facebook’s mission of connecting the world across language barriers. Facebook is now serving 2 billion text translations per day. Facebook can translate across 40 different languages in 1800 directions like French to English. And 800 million users, almost half of all Facebook users, see translations each month. Alan Packer, Facebook’s Director……

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Tweetbot 4.0 Becomes The Best Alternative Twitter Client For iPhone And Now iPad

Third-party Twitter client Tweetbot is back with a new major version. Developed by two-man development studio Tapbots, Tweetbot has been a long-time favorite..

Source: Tweetbot 4.0 Becomes The Best Alternative Twitter Client For iPhone And Now iPad