Microsoft is in the business of social media with LinkedIn
Tech buyouts, they happen. Tech companies see they cannot compete with the big guys, or are offered a great package. Either way, the user is forced to with find another app. LinkedIn was acquired yesterday, and it seems like a good/puzzling move. LinkedIn is a social network refusing to die and Microsoft is taking advantage. This is a great acquisition for Microsoft. It will push them into the business sector even more. I do hope they help LinkedIn's website. That site needs some love. It looks like, but, there are some things that need a change. Twitter has an odd update. They are letting users retweet themselves. I have never been of fan of this. Facebook has allowed users to do this for a while. It's a terrible idea. Twitter, do use all a favor and stop. the. madness!
In other news, the FCC won their court case! This is great news for net neutrality. The FCC can regulate internet service providers and hopefully, make them upgrade their network. I will not hold my breath on that. However, the lawsuits are not done yet. The internet companies will file an appeal, so, I'll let you know of any more updates. Anyways, on with the show.
Tech News Discussed:
Apple announces iOS 10
Apple releases Siri to the developers
Apple allows people to make stickers for imessage
Apple updates its Homekit
Siri can do more finally
Apple Maps is more like Google Maps
Apple makes a game for kids learn how to code
Storehouse is closing
Google Fiber is coming to Dallas
Rhapsody changes to Napster
Facebook Messenger can now send SMS… again on Android
Twitter lets people retweet themselves… why?
Microsoft buys LinkedIn
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