Rebelmail rebrands as Rebel and adds one-click checkout to its interactive email platform

 Rebel has been helping marketers do more with their emails — so that those emails become interactive experiences (with capabilities like galleries and quizzes) in and of themselves. Now the startup is adding the ability for consumers to complete their purchase from an email. Read More

Facebook will share anonymized location data with disaster relief organizations

 A new initiative from Facebook will provide aid organizations with location data for users in affected areas, such as where people are marking themselves safe and from where they are fleeing. It shows the immense potential of this kind of fine-grained tracking, but inescapably resurfaces questions of just what else …

Facebook inserts itself into politics with new tools that help elected officials reach constituents

 Facebook this year has launched a number of features that make it easier for people to reach their government representatives on its social network, including “Town Hall,” and related integrations with News Feed, as well as ways to share reps’ contact info in your own posts. Today, the company is expanding on …

Advisory: Press open house for “Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait”

Media only:  Joshua Voda   212-514-3823 vodaj@si.edu What:  Press open house for “Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait” Date:  Friday, June 16, 2017 – 10:00am When:  Friday, June 16 10 a.m. to noon Where:  National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center 1 Bowling Green New York City RSVP:  RSVP to …