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Snap has acquired an ad tech company called Flite

Snap, the parent company that owns Snapchat, has acquired San Francisco-based ad tech company Flite, according to multiple sources familiar with the deal. It’s unknown how much Snap is paying for Flite, but one source described…

Apple’s Tim Cook assures employees that it is committed to the Mac and that ‘great desktops’ are coming

One of the memes to come out of the somewhat contentious rollout of the MacBook Pro…

KickassTorrents Brought Back to Life by Original Staffers (Updated)

A large group of original KickassTorrent staffers has launched a reincarnation of the…

Facebook Events app comes to Android

Facebook’s standalone Events app that launched in October on iOS is

Instagram expected to have more advertisers than Twitter by next year

As Twitter struggles to keep advertisers interested, Instagram may soon take a lead over its beleaguered competitor. A new report…

Instagram Now Tells You When Someone Screenshots Your Disappearing Photos

So Instagram rolled out an update this week that introduced

How Facebook plans to crack down on fake news

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared his plan of attack against phony news stories on the social media platform, following up…

Microsoft announces the next version SQL Server for Windows and Linux

Microsoft’s announcement that it was bringing its flagship SQL Server database software to…

Apple’s big App Store purge is now underway

Earlier this year, Apple promised it would clean up its iOS App Store…

Snapchat files for one of the biggest tech IPOs in years: sources leftright 2/2leftright

Snapchat has filed for an initial public offering, sources familiar with the situation said…