Facebook’s just added some of the top requested features to its news and feed reading app Paper that could help it reach and retain more users. New options to share articles by text message, email, or Facebook Message automatically include a “Shared from Paper. fb.com/trypaper” link that could encourage people to download the app. Read More
The Lifesaver Case is kicking off an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign today, to fund the production of hardware that adds a unique personal safety twist to your existing iPhone. The Apple smartphone-specific case has a built-in hardware switch that contacts emergency services, and provides them with real-time location updates as well as personal information about the device’s owner. As you… Read More
Electronic signature platform DocuSign today announced that it has raised $85 million in a new funding round led by a group of large institutional funds. Sadly, the company isn’t disclosing which funds participated in this investment. Previous DocuSign investors, including salesforce.com, Google Ventures, SAP Ventures, Comcast Ventures, the National Association of REALTORS®, Sigma West,… Read More
Sony has today announced that HBO Go will land on the PS3 later today, with PS4 integration in the pipeline.
This will allow PlayStation 3 owners to access all of HBO’s content, including TV series, movies, etc. as long as they already have an HBO subscription with their cable providers. Or a friend with an HBO subscription. Read More
Equities rally strongly while gold and Treasury bonds slide as investors welcome positive developments in Crimea stand-off
US electronics retailer Radio Shack says it plans to close 1,100 stores – nearly 20% of its total – in an attempt to turn around its fortunes.