Turnstyle Jump: Top Reads for June 25th, 2013

on Tuesday, Jun. 25th

Change to iOS 7 Screenshot Function Could Be Bad News for Privacy-Focused Apps– Technical change could make SnapChat creepshots easier. (GigaOm)

Putin Says Snowden Is Still in the Moscow Airport, and Won't Be Extradited– The Atlantic Wire has the latest in the ongoing saga.

Microsoft Ventures Launches to Lure Startup Founders Away from Their Macbooks – The Redmond giant is pulling many of its venture capital efforts under the same roof. (The Verge)

Meet Potluck, a New Product from Obvious-Backed Branch– The makers of the blogger-darling conversation platform try their hand at creating a link-sharing "house party on the internet".


To Build The VR Education of Tomorrow One Scholar Turns To The Past

There are plenty of folks in the education technology field who are excited about virtual reality as the next great educational tool.



We’re Closer To Our Photorealistic VR Future Than You’d Think (INTERVIEW)

A look into the virtual world of tomorrow with USC researcher Paul Debevec.


Prepare Yourselves For The Personal VR Video Revolution

Virtual Reality is rapidly approaching a watershed moment.

Ralph Echemendia

Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

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Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.