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Facebook is shutting down its Paper news app

Facebook has announced that it is calling time on its standalone news reading app Paper. Introduced in 2014, the iOS-only application was well-received by critics but ultimately failed to attract a large audience.

Facebook open sources the Paper animation engine for iOS

Facebook's Paper app is, in part, known for its slick animations, and now the company has taken the engine responsible for its smooth transitions open source for iOS. Pop, as the engine is known, uses dynamic animations to take the…

VIA updates APC mini ARM PC line with $79 Rock, $99 Paper

Following the Raspberry Pi's cult-like reception, many companies scrambled to enter the DIY palm-sized PC market, including VIA, which started shipping its 6.7 x 3.3-inch APC for $49 last summer. That device ran Android 2.3 Gingerbread and offered an 800MHz…