el producto #74 👉 a weekly round-up of Tech and Product goodness

🎰 The week in figures

50B podcast episodes streamed or downloaded since Apple’s Podcasts launch; the app now features more than 550k active shows representing 18.5M episodes from 155 countries in more than 100 languages; up from 3k shows in 2005 and from 525k in April.

📰 What’s going on

Snapchat launches SeatGeek integration, enabling fans to by tickets for concerts and sporting events via Stories and via Snapcodes embedded in websites; swipe-to-buy feature completes purchases within the app.

🍏 WWDC2018

Apple unveils macOS Mojave; includes Dark Mode, which themes all elements of the OS; new Desktop Stacks feature automatically sorts desktop items into stacks; supports scrub previews; Finder adds Gallery view with large previews; sidebar now displays full metadata; Quick Actions enable photo and other edits within Finder; users can create custom and batch actions; Quick View adds markup, enabling signature insert & more.

📚 Stuff to think about

Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg had a number of privacy disputes with WhatsApp co-founders Brian Acton and Jan Koum; Facebook wanted to introduce targeted ads in WhatsApp, something Acton and Koum opposed; both have since left Facebook, leaving behind a total of $1.3B in unvested stock.

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Angel Jaime

Angel Jaime

Full-time learner, product stuff, “triathlete” & global traveller. CPO @ Yayzy, frmr Product Leader @ Revolut, @ Booking.com and @ Just Eat.