April 2010 Archives
Friday, 30th April 2010
There's only one week left until the ReadWriteWeb Mobile Summit 2010, so we invite you to register now. Be a part of high-value, intimate conversations with people working throughout the world of mobile, from garage developers to industry luminaries. The summit will take place May 7, 2010, in Mountain View, California and will be an exploration…
Reddit Tries Voluntary Email Verification In Its Fight Against Spam
In Reddit's continuing effort to weed out spammers, it has taken another not-quite-traditional step: email verification. Okay, so it sounds perfectly traditional, but the site has gone and taken it one step further - email verification that is completely voluntary.
Move Over Jackson Pollock, Here Come AR Jigsaw Puzzles
If you thought a puzzle of a Jackson Pollock painting was bad, wait until you try out the next step - reality. XMG Studios, a gaming company that won a "Best App Ever" award for its last augmented reality game Pandemica, released yesterday its next entry into the AR gaming field, Jigsaw Live.
7 Tools, Apps and Mashups that Use Facebook's New Features
The tech world is still reeling from the impact of Facebook's radical changes, announced last week a the F8 developer's conference, and their implications for privacy, the open Web and the future of social networking. However, these newly introduced features, such as the "like" button for websites, social plugins and Facebook's Open Graph API, have…
Opera Acquires FastMail.fm
It appears that Opera is looking to increase its cross-platform and cross-device stickiness. The Norway-based browser company announced this morning that it has acquired webmail service FastMail.fm. Opera, which is now available not only for Mac and PC, but also a number of mobile devices and platforms, now including the iPhone.