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Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
WatchESPN's Record 1.7M Concurrent World Cup Viewers Beats The Super Bowl   —  The WatchESPN app (or site, or however you access it) was the way that many Americans were watching the US vs. Germany World Cup match today.  So many, in fact, that the site had issues serving all of its users in the first half.
Jun 26, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
The Elephants In The Google I/O Room: Glass And Plus   —  Google's two-and-a-half-hour keynote address at its I/O conference today was filled with developer news.  A new design language for Android, cross-platform concessions, watch apps, a health platform and much more was shown off.
Jun 26, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Behind the rise of The Wirecutter and This Is My Next, which simply tell you what to buy   —  Just Tell Me What To Buy  —  Yesterday, tech and culture website The Verge revived This Is My Next, a brand that the core team had used to transition away from their places at Engadget into their new home at Vox Media.
Jun 15, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple's Home Automation Success Rests With Hardware Evangelism   —  At its WWDC conference this week, Apple unveiled a scaffolding of sorts that allows developers to control smart home devices like light switches, thermostats, garage doors and more.  This is called HomeKit …
Jun 7, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple's New iPhone Ad Stars A Bunch Of Health Gadgets That Are Not An iWatch   —  Somewhere in my basement I have a Presidential Fitness Award signed by George H.W. Bush and Arnold Schwarzenegger.  I think I had to do 50 pushups or something to qualify — it's a good thing that I took the test …
Jun 4, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple's Health Offerings Focus On Data Collection, Not Interpretation   —  One of the major announcements in Apple's iOS 8 presentation yesterday was the Health app and the HealthKit system that allows developers to feed data into the app.  —  HealthKit is being billed as a unifying force …
Jun 3, 2014, 10:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple's WWDC Delivers Developer Fanservice   —  Apple's WWDC keynote this morning laid out some welcome consumer-facing features coming to iOS and OS X. But the biggest announcements by far were the ones in which Apple delivered developers a wish list of items that nailed every major pain point in the ecosystem.
Jun 3, 2014, 5:50 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple updates guidelines, will accept bitcoin apps if currency is “legal” in a given region   —  Apple Gets More Explicit About Bitcoin Apps  —  Late last year, a series of app removals hit bitcoin wallets, causing folks in the industry to panic over Apple's stance on the “virtual currency.”
Jun 2, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter's Crashlytics Launches Cross-Platform App Beta Testing Service   —  Back in February, Crashlytics announced its first product since being acquired by Twitter.  That product was an app beta testing platform that would allow developers to distribute test apps to users to get feedback and suss out bugs.
May 30, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Square Begins Offering Data Driven Cash Advances To Small Businesses   —  Today, payment processing company Square is announcing its first big additional vertical based on its enormous amount of business data.  That offering is called Square Capital, and it enables the company to offer cash advances to businesses in its network.
May 28, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context

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