Weekly Tech Roundup
We know that you’re too busy to keep track of every little thing that happens in the online news world, so we’ve compiled a few of our favorite stories from the interwebs. Each week we’ll post the latest in tech, mobile and local news. Have a suggestion on a topic or story we should cover? Email us!
1. Chinese Government Censors Social Media
VentureBeat covered this story about how Chinese microblogging social media site (think: Twitter) is censoring public postings. The Sina Corp backed company is also rewarding users for not posting criticisms and rumors. That means, each time you do post something negative, you lose points. Read more here.
2. Facebook Launches Camera App
There have been many speculations and rumors since Facebook’s IPO and acquisition of Instagram, but not many saw the launch of their very own camera app as part of the plan. Most industry folks are buzzing about Facebook’s mobile strategy and how they can continue to be leaders and make money at the same time. Read more about the hype and speculation on Businessweek.
3. Austin’s Economic Growth
We’re major supporters of Austin’s economical well-being, and to showcase just how much the music capital is changing we made an infographic. Check it out here and share with your friends.
4. Romney Team Misspells ‘America’ on Mobile App
Embarassing. That’s really all we can say as mobile app developers. See why here.