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Twitter’s Project Lightning could be called ‘Moments’

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Twitter’s upcoming new feature, dubbed “Project Lightning,” may be called “Moments” when it launches later this year.

Periscope co-founder Kayvon Beykpour revealed the name of the feature, which is designed to curate live events and news, in an interview with The Telegraph.

The idea behind Project Lightning is to better aggregate tweets and photos from live events and breaking-news situations. Similar to…

Twitter’s Project Lightning could be called ‘Moments’

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Twitter’s upcoming new feature, dubbed “Project Lightning,” may be called “Moments” when it launches later this year.

Periscope co-founder Kayvon Beykpour revealed the name of the feature, which is designed to curate live events and news, in an interview with The Telegraph.

The idea behind Project Lightning is to better aggregate tweets and photos from live events and breaking-news situations. Similar to…

Twitter’s Project Lightning could be called ‘Moments’

Twitter-lightning

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Twitter’s upcoming new feature, dubbed “Project Lightning,” may be called “Moments” when it launches later this year.

Periscope co-founder Kayvon Beykpour revealed the name of the feature, which is designed to curate live events and news, in an interview with The Telegraph.

The idea behind Project Lightning is to better aggregate tweets and photos from live events and breaking-news situations. Similar to…

Australia’s first ever queer gaming festival is coming to Sydney

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GX Australia, the country’s first ever first queer gaming convention, will run in Sydney on Feb. 27 and 28, 2016.

The event will follow in the footsteps of Gaymer X, the U.S. gaming convention for an LGBT audience, co-director of GX Australia, Joshua Meadows, told Mashable Australia

“The goal is to create an inclusive and safe space for gamers regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity,” he said. He hopes the event will serve those people in the gaming community who might feel…

Happy Social Media Day 2015!

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It’s that time of year again: Happy Social Media Day from all of us at Mashable.

Mashable first launched Social Media Day in 2010 to commemorate and celebrate the ways social media has changed our world, both big and small.

This year marks the sixth-annual global celebration, and it could just be the largest yet, with hundreds of events around the world bringing thousands of people together to discuss the growth and proliferation…

‘The O.C.’ is getting made into the musical it deserves

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Now that The O.C. audience has grown from television-obsessed teens into Netflix bing-watching professionals, a musical reboot was almost inevitable

The show, which was created by Josh Schwartz and ran from 2003 to its finale in 2007, was about a group of wealthy teens growing up in Orange County, California, and will be turned into a single performance musical on August 30 in Los Angeles

The event will be directed by Jordan…

Apple reveals the exact launch time for Apple Music and Beats 1

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We finally know exactly when to expect Apple’s long-awaited music subscription service.

Apple will launch its new music streaming service, Apple Music, on Tuesday, the same day the company will launch its Beats 1 radio station and iOS 8.4.

“Seeing Apple Music on stage at WWDC this month … it was hard not to feel like the last 20+ years was leading to this day,” Senior Apple Music director Ian Rogers and former Beats CEO wrote in a blog post. “Tuesday morning we’ll be unveiling the next…

Shots fired at San Francisco Pride event leave 1 injured

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Updated: Sunday, 28 June 2015 3:25 a.m. EDT

A shooting at a Pride event at the United Nations Plaza in downtown San Francisco Saturday evening has left at least one person injured.

Police confirmed to Mashable shots were fired at the event. A bullet hit a 64-year-old male bystander in the arm, who has since been taken to San Francisco General Hospital.

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Shots fired at San Francisco Pride event leave 1 injured

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Updated: Sunday, 28 June 2015 3:25 a.m. EDT

A shooting at a Pride event at the United Nations Plaza in downtown San Francisco Saturday evening has left at least one person injured.

Police confirmed to Mashable shots were fired at the event. A bullet hit a 64-year-old male bystander in the arm, who has since been taken to San Francisco General Hospital.

Scene of alleged 217(shooting) at UN Plaza in #sf during #SFPride2015

Shots fired at San Francisco Pride event leave 1 injured, reports say

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A shooting at a Pride event at the United Nations Plaza in downtown San Francisco Saturday has left at least one person injured, according to media reports.

Police confirmed to Mashable shots were fired at the event and the injured victim, according to news reports, has been taken to the hospital.

Scene of alleged 217(shooting) at UN Plaza in #sf during #SFPride2015 pic.twitter.com/MWbfxgG1eo

— DB (@BoyerDina) June 28,…