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Mobile Minutes: Google’s AI messaging app; Twitter’s debate coverage; Instagram’s drafts feature; Tinder and Spotify

Meet the AI assistant behind Google’s new messaging app, Allo
Allo, Google’s AI-enhanced answer to ‘smart messaging’ on mobile, is here. Designed to keep users from straying outside the app to search for things on the internet, Allo is the first Google product to feature its AI “assistant.”
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Twitter will livestream Bloomberg News’ coverage of presidential debates: Report
Political junkies will now be able to watch Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump match wits on Twitter itself, thanks to a livestreaming partnership the San Francisco-based company has made with Bloomberg News, Variety magazine reported on Wednesday.
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Instagram is adding this highly-desired feature for additional touch-ups
The photo sharing app will soon allow users to save their work mid-post, then return to it later. Instagram began testing the Drafts feature with select users last month, according to Mashable.
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Tinder and Spotify hook up for musical matches
Tinder, the dating app that has reduced romance to simple gestures, will let you connect your Spotify account to your profile.
Read more on CNET