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app.net

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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

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App.net lays off all workers but isn't going out of business

The alternative and developer-friendly social network cuts all full-time staff members but plans to “continue to operate normally on an indefinite basis.”

By May 6, 2014

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App.net's push for renewals starts with free accounts

The experimental social service eagerly hopes to attract a larger audience before early backers are asked to renew their subscriptions.

By February 25, 2013

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App.net will begin paying out $20K monthly to app developers

Alternative social network plans to reward developers who build apps using its APIs based on user feedback.

By September 27, 2012

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Correction: App.net hits $500K funding goal nearly two days early

An earlier version of this report misstated how the funds were raised. Kickstarter was not used.

By August 12, 2012

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App.net hits $500K funding goal nearly two days early

Alternative social network achieves crowd-funding goal after a last-minute push for pledges from new sponsors.

By August 12, 2012

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Social networking built into the Web? W3C gives it a go

The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.

By July 21, 2014

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BlackBerry 10 nets 15,000 apps in under two days

The company hosts two simultaneous Portathons, asking BlackBerry and Android developers to port their previously written applications to BlackBerry 10.

By January 14, 2013

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App.net: 'Plumbing' for social apps, not Twitter rival (podcast)

CNET's Larry Magid talks with App.net founder Dalton Caldwell about his ambitious project to create an ad-free, open platform for the sort of third-party social apps Twitter once allowed but now discourages.

By August 15, 2012

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Apple in talks to create custom Net music service, says report

The tech giant is in talks with record companies to license music for a service that would compete with Pandora, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.

By September 6, 2012

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LinkedIn suffers site outage due to 'DNS issue'

The business networking site's home page is replaced by a domain sales page for about an hour.

By June 19, 2013