Mom.life launches a digital economy to empower over 1 million moms

EXCLUSIVE: The tech world seems to be turning to blockchain and cryptocurrency to create economies where they didn’t exist before and fund projects in new and exciting ways. But what happens if you already have an economy? Today, Mom.life — a global social network and messaging app for moms that has over 1 million users […]

Hashtag creator launches Molly to make a personal bot from your social media footprint

Hashtag creator Chris Messina today launched Molly, a service that allows people to ask questions about you and glean information from your various social media profiles. Molly skims your posts on platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Medium to learn about you and formulate natural language questions. When someone asks something Molly can’t answer, that question […]

Twitch launches always-on chat rooms for channels

 Game streaming site Twitch today is debuting an always-on chat room feature it’s simply calling “Rooms.” The addition was first announced at its developer event TwitchCon back in October, and was expected to launch before year-end. That timing shifted a bit, but the feature is going live today across both web and mobile for Twitch […]

Instapage launches first landing page platform with AMP

The company is partnering with Google to lower loading times for mobile landing pages, because each second can increase the bounce rate by 20%. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Qualcomm signs 19 phone makers and 18 carriers for global 5G launches in 2019

Next-generation 5G cellular devices are even closer to becoming a reality today as Qualcomm announced partnerships with 19 mobile device makers and 18 carriers to bring Snapdragon X50 family 5G modems to devices sold across the world, starting in 2019. Backed by a series of 5G demonstrations at Qualcomm’s headquarters yesterday, the manufacturer and carrier announcements […]

AdWords Express launches notifications for calls from search ads

Advertisers can now rate calls and be notified of missed calls. The post AdWords Express launches notifications for calls from search ads appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Skype launches as a ‘snap’ to cater to more Linux users

Microsoft has some good news for Skype users on Linux today: The VoIP communications app is now available as a snap, the packaging format designed for all popular Linux distributions. Skype has in fact been available on Linux for years already, though the company had effectively ignored the platform until July 2016, when it announced […]

Google’s ‘offline first’ YouTube Go app launches in 130 new markets, but not the U.S.

More than a year after first announcing plans for a new “offline first” YouTube app, and nine months after launching it in India, Google has today revealed that its YouTube Go app will now be made available to download in 130 new markets globally. But it won’t be landing in the U.S. or other western markets. […]

Yahoo Finance launches social savings app Tanda, an alternative to credit cards

 Yahoo Finance today launched a new app called Tanda that allows small groups of either five or nine people to save money together for short-term goals. The app uses the concept of a “money pool” – that is, everyone participating in one Tanda’s collaborative savings circles will pay a fixed amount to the group’s savings […]

Slack launches private shared channels for more discreet conversations between businesses

Slack calls its channels for group chat and project management the workplace of the future, and today announced that channels shared between two companies can now be set to private. Even team administrators won’t be able to see files and conversations shared in private shared channels between specific employees or team members. Before today, shared channels […]