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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Hidden sensors embedded in everyday objects like car seats may be more useful than wearables   —  Sensors And Sensitivity  —  There's only so much practical real estate on the human body for wearables — unless you're willing to revive the over-accessorizing trend of the 1980s.
Aug 4, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
InkCase Plus Adds A Second, Standalone E-ink Screen To Your Android Phone   —  With more of our attention being gobbled up by smartphone screens it's no wonder phone displays have gotten bigger.  But there's a natural limit on how big a phone's screen can get before you're basically holding a tablet.
Jul 16, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Facebook Goes Down In Global Outage.  Update: It's Back!   —  Facebook appears to be a suffering a major outage this morning, with the site unavailable in multiple regions around the world, and Facebook social plug-ins on other websites also acting up.  —  The Facebook.com site is unavailable …
Jun 19, 2014, 4:25 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
LG Officially Outs Its Leaky G3 Smartphone: Bigger Hardware, Flatter Software   —  LG has officially outed its new flagship smartphone, the G3, at events taking place in London, New York and San Francisco.  —  TechCrunch was in attendance at the London event, taking place in a rainy Battersea Park far from any working 3G.
May 27, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Indian Ecommerce Giant Flipkart Buys Fashion E-tailer Myntra To Fight Amazon's Growth   —  India's biggest e-commerce company, Flipkart, is acquiring fast growing online fashion retailer Myntra, the two companies confirmed today.  —  The pair share two investors, Tiger Global Management and Accel Partners.
May 22, 2014, 6:05 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Pro-Privacy Blackphone Pulls $30M Into Silent Circle   —  Encrypted comms firm Silent Circle has just announced a new funding round which it says has been fueled by demand in the privacy-focused smartphone, Blackphone, the security hardened Android handset it's building with Spanish startup Geeksphone.
May 21, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Online Learning Marketplace Udemy Raises $32M To Scale Up Internationally   —  Long time player in the online learning space, Udemy, which has built a skills-based marketplace where individual tutors can sell their skills and learners can get access to courses (both paid and free) …
May 8, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
App Tester uTest/Applause Acquires German's Testhub To Grow Its Presence In Europe   —  The crowdsourced app testing startup formerly know as uTest, which is rebranding to Applause and earlier this year took in a $43 million Series E funding injection led by Goldman Sachs …
May 5, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Nokia's Devices Unit Lost $452M In Q1 Before The Microsoft Hand-Off   —  Nokia has reported interim results for its Q1, revealing a tough time for its devices & services business unit during in a transitionary quarter as the company worked towards the hand off of that unit to Microsoft.
Apr 29, 2014, 4:25 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Geeksphone Revolution MultiOS Handset Gets Price Drop & Wider Availability   —  Spanish smartphone startup Geeksphone has OS updates in the pipe for its Revolution handset - which differentiates itself from other Android handsets by offering the user the option to download and install Mozilla's Firefox OS.
Apr 28, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context

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