The Verge

The Verge is an American technology news and media network operated by Vox Media with offices in Manhattan, New York. The network publishes news items, long form feature stories, product reviews, podcasts, and an entertainment show.The website uses its own proprietary publishing platform with extensive video content. The network's content is financed through advertising and sponsorship and is managed by its editor-in-chief Joshua Topolsky, managing editor Nilay Patel, and Vox Media's chief content officer Marty Moe. The site launched on November 1, 2011.
Posts about The Verge
    • Facebook Adds New Sizes, Video Ads, Carousel Ads to Instant Articles

      Facebook Wednesday announced several new advertising options for Instant Articles: support for new and custom ad sizes, as well as video ads and carousel ads. Product manager Harshit Agarwal said in a blog post that publishers with direct sold advertising businesses can now use several different formats up to an aspect ratio of 2-to-3, including custom and premium formats, ...

      David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Microsoft Adds Drawing Tools to Word, Excel, PowerPoint iOS Apps

    … Microsoft launched updates for its Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications on iOS. As reported by The Verge, the updates allow iPhone users to write and draw on top of Word documents, spreadsheets and presentation slides. With these updates, users can access a new Draw menu in all three apps. The menu includes three drawing tools: pen…

    Inside Facebook- 9 readers -
  • Twitter Triples Maximum GIF Size for Web

    … Featured Jobs Social Media Manager The Tapping Solution, LLC Newtown, Connecticut Social Media Specialist Target Marketing Digital 10016, New York City Integrated Marketing Manager - The Week and Mental Floss The Week New York City Marketing Communications Associate Kaiser Family Foundation Washington D.C. Social Media Manager Pipedrive New…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 10 readers -
  • Facebook’s Notify App Notifies Users of Its Demise

    … Facebook launched its stand-alone Notify application in November, but on Thursday, Notify users began receiving a different type of notification—one alerting them to the app’s impending shutdown. Thursday’s no-more-Notify notification read: Thanks for using Notify. We’re transitioning parts of Notify into other Facebook products, and the app…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 7 readers -
  • Facebook Extends Instant Articles to All Android Users

    … York, NPR, New York Post, Opposing Views, Paper Magazine, Patch, Perez Hilton, PopSugar, Rare, Raw Story, Refinery29, Rolling Stone, Scary Mommy, Serial Podcast, Seventeen, Slate, SPIN, TechCrunch, Telemundo, The Atlantic, The Blaze, The Dodo, The Hollywood Reporter, The New York Times, The Onion, The Verge, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Instagram Adding Support for 1,080 by 1,080 Images

    … size in Instagram’s source code. Instagram told The Verge it started gradually rolling out support for the larger images across its iOS and Android applications last week, but there were no plans to do the same for its website. Images are currently limited to 640 pixels by 640 pixels. Readers: What do you think of the move by Instagram to support larger images? Image courtesy of The Verge reporter Sean O’Kane. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 14 readers -
  • ‘This.’ Is Like Ello, But Actually Useful

    …, This. tends not to play favorites beyond the few publications that have a presence on the site, like The Verge, the Times, and The Boston Globe. And even those accounts share links from other publishers. Philosophically, This. is a place to give tribute to others, not to yourself. That’s been the biggest difference for me, an admittedly self…

    Gabe Rosenberg/ The Content Strategistin Social Facebook Twitter- 20 readers -
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