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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Shopify debuts its first hardware product, a card reader, available free for new Point of Sale customers, $29 for existing customers   —  Shopify has designed its own hardware for the first time, building out a design team and coming up with a unique approach to thesimple card reader …
Apr 20, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Google Maps for iOS now lets you retrace your steps with Timeline, which has been in Google Maps for Android since 2015   —  Google hasn't had a terrific record with building social networks, but its Timeline feature for Google Maps is actually surprisingly similar to a primary facet of most social products …
Apr 18, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Microsoft to unveil Project Scorpio Xbox console at E3 on Sunday, June 11   —  Microsoft just sent out invites to members of the media for its big reveal of Xbox Project Scorpio, the upgraded console that will be the “first true 4K console for gamers” according to the company.
Apr 13, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Israel-based Otonomo raises $25M Series B for its cloud software that helps automakers monetize data generated by connected cars   —  It's no secret that data is the hot new revenue source for automakers, who are seeing additional profit opportunities bloom as vehicles become more connected …
Apr 7, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber expands its open source data visualization tool beyond mapping to other visual datasets, including network traffic   —  You may not be aware, but Uber offers an open source version of the data visualization framework it uses internally, called deck.gl.  The tool was made available …
Apr 7, 2017, 4:30 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber opens its Instant Pay debit card system to more drivers and says $1.3B in cash-outs were made in 2016   —  Uber introduced Instant Pay last year, as a way to use the revenue from their Uber fares right away, without waiting for it to be deposited into their own bank account.
Apr 5, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber now lets you adjust pickup location after booking a ride and adds new customer support options for drivers   —  Uber talked about a few of the changes coming to help improve its relationship with drivers during a press call last weekheld to address a number of concerns, including regarding its leadership and culture.
Mar 30, 2017, 4:20 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Facebook opens 360-degree streaming to all users with compatible devices   —  Facebook just made live streaming 360-degree video relatively easy, provided you have the equipment to capture the content.  Users of devices like the new 2017 model Gear 360 just announced at the S8 smartphone launch …
Mar 29, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Amazon debuts AmazonFresh Pickup, a drive-in service delivering groceries straight to the trunks of customers' cars, in beta at two Seattle locations   —  Amazon's grocery efforts just got a new level of convenience for shoppers: AmazonFresh Pickup, a drive-in grocery delivery right to your car's trunk, launching in beta on Tuesday.
Mar 28, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Instagram says it will blur and add a warning to sensitive content that doesn't merit removal and open two-factor authentication to all   —  Instagram is already doing a lot to spot and censor posts that violate its community guidelines, like outright porn, but now it's also taking steps …
Mar 23, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context

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