Jacob Monroe

Jacob Monroe

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Firefox OS app store photos leaked

These images provide a sneak peak at what might be the next big thing in a growing mobile operating system market.

Computing

Facebook apps get personal with new Notifications API

Facebook gives apps the ability to send personalized notifications, but reminds developers that users are in control - fingers crossed.

Social Media

Facebook to allow advertising based on phone number, user ID, e-mail

Facebook’s list of advertising offerings is getting bigger. Inside Facebook reported Thursday that some Power Editor users were temporarily granted access to a new Facebook advertising function. The feature allows businesses to upload individual or sets…

Computing

Obama weathers site crashes and takes the Internet by storm in his Reddit AMA

In a spur-of-the-moment AMA, President Obama took to Reddit, weathered some site issues, and answered (10) of our questions.

Social Media

Google+ opens for business, to businesses

Google+ announces adding features for businesses, attempting to bring the social network to the enterprise

Computing

Kim Dotcom is out on bail and offering API access to his new Mega-project

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom has put the word out about his new service and early access for developers to its API.

Computing

Time to eat your own dog food: Facebook employees forced to use Android app

Facebook employees are forced to give up their iPhones for Androids in an attempt to focus on the app's shortcomings.

Android Army