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As Slack Hits 1M Daily Users And 900K Integration Installs, It Hires April Underwood As Head Of Platform

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How ‘Furious’ director Justin Lin is helping Google put a movie theater in your pocket

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SAN FRANCISCO — For the last two years at Google I/O, the company has unveiled a new short film to go along with a piece of technology showcased at its annual developer conference. But unlike typical shorts, each “Spotlight Story” is an immersive 360-degree video.

In previous years, the films were animated and exclusive to specific devices being showcased at I/O, like the Moto X and Moto G smartphone. This year, Google took its Spotlight Stories to a new level with a live-action short from…

How ‘Furious’ director Justin Lin is helping Google put a movie theater in your pocket

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SAN FRANCISCO — For the last two years at Google I/O, the company has unveiled a new short film to go along with a piece of technology showcased at its annual developer conference. But unlike typical shorts, each “Spotlight Story” is an immersive 360-degree video.

In previous years, the films were animated and exclusive to specific devices being showcased at I/O, like the Moto X and Moto G smartphone. This year, Google took its Spotlight Stories to a new level with a live-action short from…

Balmain confirmed as H&M’s next big collaborator

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While the world was awaiting Taylor Swift to debut her highly anticipated music video for Bad Blood, another big announcement was in the works: the next H&M collaboration

TONIGHT.
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World Premiere OPENING the @OfficialBBMAs at 8/7ct on the on @ABCNetwork!

— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) May 17, 2015

On the red carpet for Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards, Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing, with two of his muses by his side — Kendall Jenner and Jourdan Dunn — confirmed to…

Initiate a creative collaboration for our Vine challenge

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We’re thrilled to be working with Unpopular Now for this week’s Vine challenge. The theme is collaboration, and we know that creative magic happens when bright minds come together

Give traditional illustration a kick of motion, and you’ve got animation. When a song gains a visual element, there’s a music video. So much can be done when you pair up with another artist. We encourage you to reach out to someone — whether a friend or stranger — and brainstorm a clever idea for a Vine.

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London is getting an owl bar next month featuring cocktails and live owls

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LONDON — Cereal restaurants are old news and cat cafes are over – it’s all about owls among the city’s tweet-twooerati nowadays.

Next month sees a new pop-up opening in a secret location in Soho, central London, that will combine cocktails and owls – as you do – over the course of a week.

Entry is through a random ballot and over 25,000 people have already signed up.

Annie The Owl is a collaboration…

App will dub ‘McFarland, USA’ in real time, a first for major Hollywood movies

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LOS ANGELES — A smartphone app that aims to let moviegoers hear any Hollywood film dubbed into their language at the theater in real time will translate Disney Studios’ McFarland, USA later this month, making it the first major Hollywood studio release to widely use the technology.

The studio on Thursday announced its collaboration with myLINGO, an app that uses the smartphone’s microphone to “listen” to the film’s audio in the theater and play back the alternate language in perfect sync….

Apparently Super Bowl Fans Really Like Cars And Chips On Social Media

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Slack buys Screenhero to add screen sharing and voice chat features

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Slack Technologies is putting some of its cash pile to work.

Slack, the workplace communication service, announced on Wednesday that it acquired Screenhero, a screen-sharing tool for teams, with plans to incorporate its features.

Screenhero, which was founded in 2013 and had raised $2.6 million in funding, worked to provide a range of collaboration tools, including voice chat, faster screen sharing between individuals and the option to have multiple…

Job site Glassdoor raises $70 million from Google Capital and others

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Glassdoor, a job site perhaps best known for its anonymous employee reviews, has raised $70 million in funding to continue building out job search and recruiting tools for employees and employers in the U.S. and increasingly abroad

The latest round of funding was led by Tiger Global and Google Capital, Google’s growth fund. To date, Glassdoor has raised about $160 million in funding and now has 27 million users worldwide

“We’re incredibly…