Yelp Now Lets You Add Video to Reviews
Paul Sawers, thenextweb.com
While the move isn’t exact­ly sur­pris­ing, Yelp has announced that it is now open­ing its mobile apps to user-generated videos to help cre­ate more engag­ing, visu­al reviews.The fea­ture is already live in its iPhone app, and the com­pa­ny sa…

Yelp Now Lets You Add Video to Reviews
Paul Sawers, thenextweb.com

While the move isn’t exact­ly sur­pris­ing, Yelp has announced that it is now open­ing its mobile apps to user-generated videos to help cre­ate more engag­ing, visu­al reviews.

The fea­ture is already live in its iPhone app, and the com­pa­ny sa…

Hilton Hotels soon to turn your smartphone into room keys
Edgar Cervantes, androidauthority.com
Hilton Hotels are look­ing to pio­neer the use of smart­phones as a replace­ment to plas­tic (or metal) keys. Hilton World­wide Hold­ings is, report­ed­ly, to announce the tran­si­tion this week. This would put the hotel chain above the…

Hilton Hotels soon to turn your smartphone into room keys
Edgar Cervantes, androidauthority.com

Hilton Hotels are look­ing to pio­neer the use of smart­phones as a replace­ment to plas­tic (or metal) keys. Hilton World­wide Hold­ings is, report­ed­ly, to announce the tran­si­tion this week. This would put the hotel chain above the…

Is responsive design killing mobile?
Cezar Kolodziej, Iris Mobile, venturebeat.com
GUEST POSTPic­ture your­self at a work event. What are you wear­ing? What are you talk­ing about? How loud are you talk­ing? If you indulge at all, how much have you had to drink? Now pic­ture your­self on a week­end trip with a group of…

Is responsive design killing mobile?
Cezar Kolodziej, Iris Mobile, venturebeat.com

GUEST POST

Pic­ture your­self at a work event. What are you wear­ing? What are you talk­ing about? How loud are you talk­ing? If you indulge at all, how much have you had to drink? Now pic­ture your­self on a week­end trip with a group of…

Weave is a Tinder for LinkedIn, minus the sexy parts
Kia Kokalitcheva, venturebeat.com
It seems like these days, every app is using the swiping-interface dat­ing app Tin­der made pop­u­lar, and most of the time, it feels like an unnat­ur­al me-too attempt — except maybe in the case of Weave.Weave is a…

Weave is a Tinder for LinkedIn, minus the sexy parts
Kia Kokalitcheva, venturebeat.com

It seems like these days, every app is using the swiping-interface dat­ing app Tin­der made pop­u­lar, and most of the time, it feels like an unnat­ur­al me-too attempt — except maybe in the case of Weave.

Weave is a…

Marvel’s giving you the key to over 13,000 comics for 99 cents
Edgar Alvarez, engadget.com
To cel­e­brate the start of Comic-Con tomor­row in San Diego, Mar­vel is kick­ing off a pro­mo­tion that pro­vides an all-you-can-have pass to its entire dig­i­tal library for less than a dol­lar. There are a few caveats, as expect­ed, but not eno…

Marvel’s giving you the key to over 13,000 comics for 99 cents
Edgar Alvarez, engadget.com

To cel­e­brate the start of Comic-Con tomor­row in San Diego, Mar­vel is kick­ing off a pro­mo­tion that pro­vides an all-you-can-have pass to its entire dig­i­tal library for less than a dol­lar. There are a few caveats, as expect­ed, but not eno…

LinkedIn Just Bought A Business Marketing Company For $175 Million
Jillian D’Onfro, businessinsider.com
LinkedIn just bought a busi­ness mar­ket­ing com­pa­ny called Bizo for $175 mil­lion.LinkedIn’s David Thack­er writes that Bizo’s team has been part of its API Part­ner Pro­gram for a while and the acqui­si­tion will help it estab­lish “a…

LinkedIn Just Bought A Business Marketing Company For $175 Million
Jillian D’Onfro, businessinsider.com

LinkedIn just bought a busi­ness mar­ket­ing com­pa­ny called Bizo for $175 mil­lion.

LinkedIn’s David Thack­er writes that Bizo’s team has been part of its API Part­ner Pro­gram for a while and the acqui­si­tion will help it estab­lish “a…

Facebook Tests Buy Button To Let You Purchase Stuff Without Leaving Facebook
Josh Constine, techcrunch.com
Face­book is try­ing out let­ting you pay for ecom­merce pur­chas­es from other busi­ness­es with­out leav­ing its site or app. For now it won’t be charg­ing the few small and medium-sized busi­ness­es in the US to test this new Buy but­ton on the…

Facebook Tests Buy Button To Let You Purchase Stuff Without Leaving Facebook
Josh Constine, techcrunch.com

Face­book is try­ing out let­ting you pay for ecom­merce pur­chas­es from other busi­ness­es with­out leav­ing its site or app. For now it won’t be charg­ing the few small and medium-sized busi­ness­es in the US to test this new Buy but­ton on the…

Twitter buys CardSpring to start selling goods within its tweets
Kevin Fitchard, gigaom.com
If you were look­ing for anoth­er way to cement Twit­ter into your daily life, the com­pa­ny just pro­vid­ed one: shop­ping. Twit­ter announced Thurs­day that it was buy­ing Card­Spring, a start­up that has built an e-com­merce plat­form that lets…

Twitter buys CardSpring to start selling goods within its tweets
Kevin Fitchard, gigaom.com

If you were look­ing for anoth­er way to cement Twit­ter into your daily life, the com­pa­ny just pro­vid­ed one: shop­ping. Twit­ter announced Thurs­day that it was buy­ing Card­Spring, a start­up that has built an e-com­merce plat­form that lets…

Josh Ong, thenextweb.com

Match.com and Tin­der par­ent com­pa­ny IAC has acquired most of dat­ing start­up HowAboutWe, The New York Times reports. With the deal, IAC fur­ther con­sol­i­dates its posi­tion as the leader in online romance.

Along with HowAboutWe’s dat­ing…

More Millennials Use MySpace Than Reddit: Pollhuffingtonpost.com
More mil­len­ni­als are using MySpace than Red­dit, accord­ing to a new poll from Rea­son mag­a­zine and Rupe.Excuse us while we try to process that infor­ma­tion.In a lengthy sur­vey of 2,000 mil­len­ni­als, most­ly about polit­i­cal top­ic…

More Millennials Use MySpace Than Reddit: Poll
huffingtonpost.com

More mil­len­ni­als are using MySpace than Red­dit, accord­ing to a new poll from Rea­son mag­a­zine and Rupe.

Excuse us while we try to process that infor­ma­tion.

In a lengthy sur­vey of 2,000 mil­len­ni­als, most­ly about polit­i­cal top­ic…