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Wednesday: August 3, 2011

Push Pop Press is the latest acquisition in Facebook's growing design talent roster.Push Pop Press is the latest acquisition in Facebook's growing design talent roster.

Mike Matas, one of the co-founders of Push Pop Press, is one of the designers behind some of the most familiar iPhone and iPad user interfaces that you've come to know and love. This kind of talent acquisition doesn't come along simply to tweak the look of an iPhone app. They must be working on something big. On a sadder note, Push Pop Press has announced that they have abandoned their planned publishing platform. However, their one offering is still available in the App Store - search for Al Gore's 'Our World'.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 2:35 PM | Tags (11) | acquisition | algore | apple | facebook | ipad | mikematas | our world | pushpoppress | roster | social | talent |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Microsoft's Bing now captures Twitter data in an effort have more real-time data.Microsoft's Bing now captures Twitter data in an effort have more real-time data.

They are only indexing important Twitterers for this round. Important Twitterers include Al Gore and Ryan Seacrest.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 1:07 PM | Tags (7) | bing | twitter | realtime | index | algore | ryanseacrest | important |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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