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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
App Monetization To Get Tougher Still, With Gartner Predicting 94.5% Of Downloads Will Be Free By 2017   —  The business of making money from apps is going to get tougher still, with analyst Gartner predicting that through to 2018 less than 0.01% of consumer mobile apps will be considered a financial success by their developers.
Jan 13, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Kickstarter's 2013 Saw 3M Crowdfunders Pledge $480M, 19.9K Successfully Funded Projects   —  De facto crowdfunding kingpin Kickstarter has put out a set of performance stats for the year just gone.  If you're curious about what success in a very crowded space looks like here's the skinny...
Jan 8, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Apple: $10B In App Store Sales In 2013, $15B Paid Out To Developers To Date   —  CES?  What CES?  Apple never goes to the great big noisy consumer electronics show-off in the desert.  But all the non iDevice-makers do — which is one reason it's chosen today to make some noise of its own.
Jan 7, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Post-Snowden, European Commission Sets Out Actions Needed To Restore Trust In E.U.-U.S. Data Flows   —  The European Commission has today detailed the actions it believes are required to restore trust in data-sharing agreements between the European Union and the U.S. following revelations …
Nov 27, 2013, 9:20 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Nokia's Finland HQ To Become A Microsoft Site Next Year, After Devices & Services Sale   —  The wheel of fortune symbolism is clear: as Apple prepares to break ground on a new UFO-esque HQ, the former kingpin of mobile, Nokia, is quietly preparing to move out of its own headquarters - to make way for Microsoft.
Nov 21, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
As Chinese Investors Pile Into Bitcoin, China's Oldest Exchange, BTC China, Raises $5M From Lightspeed   —  Chinese Bitcoin exchange, BTC China - the world's largest by trading volume according to Bitcoinity.org - has closed a $5 million Series A from institutional investors Lightspeed China Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners.
Nov 18, 2013, 10:00 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
MeeGo Startup Jolla's First Phone To Go On Sale In Finland On November 27   —  MeeGo startup Jolla has just announced that its first smartphone will go on sale in Finland on November 27th.  It will be sold by Finnish carrier DNA - the first carrier Jolla signed up to its Sailfish OS project, back in November last year.
Nov 14, 2013, 7:45 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Finnish MeeGo Startup Jolla Selects Yandex's Android App Store For Preloading On Its Sailfish OS Handset   —  Finnish phone startup Jolla, which is on a mission to offer more choice in the smartphone space by building its own smartphone hardware and with a MeeGo-based open source smartphone OS called Sailfish …
Nov 13, 2013, 11:55 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Jessica Alba's Subscription Ecommerce Startup, The Honest Company, Closes $25M Round, Led By IVP   —  Jessica Alba's clean-living startup, The Honest Company - a subscription ecommerce service selling eco-friendly, non-toxic family-oriented products such as diapers, skin care and cleaning products …
Nov 12, 2013, 5:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Backed By Sequoia, Zomato Closes $37M Series D To Expand Its Restaurant Discovery Service Internationally   —  Zomato wants to eat Yelp's lunch.  The Indian restaurant discovery service has been chipping away at the space since 2008, mostly in its home market.
Nov 6, 2013, 9:25 AMIn context

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