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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Lavabit Founder Takes To Kickstarter To Open Source A New End-To-End Encryption Messaging Protocol   —  Ladar Levison, founder of the now-shuttered secure email provider Lavabit, has taken to Kickstarter to resurrect the concept of secure email in a new, open source form, and called the project Dark Mail initiative.
Nov 5, 2013, 3:25 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
SwiftKey 4.3 Unifies Tablet & Phone Apps, Adds More Keyboard Layouts   —  Word-prediction Android keyboard maker SwiftKey, which closed a $17.5 million Series B led by Index Ventures last month and whose keyboard software runs on millions of mobile devices, has launched a new version …
Oct 17, 2013, 12:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Samsung Calls $650M Fingerprint Cards Acquisition Report “False” [Updated]   —  Update: After the press release announcing this acquisition went out Cision recalled it, saying it had been released in error.  We've spoken to Samsung and are awaiting their confirmation.
Oct 11, 2013, 5:00 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Mozilla's Firefox OS Gets First Update As It Heads For 2nd Phase Of Market Launches   —  Mozilla's HTML5-based open mobile platform Firefox OS, which bagged support from a raft of carriers at the start of this year as a low cost alternative to Android-based smartphones, is gearing up to launch in more markets.
Oct 9, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Elliptic Labs Launches Android SDK For Its Ultrasound-Powered Mid-Air Gesture Tech - Phones With ‘Touchless’ UI Landing In 2H 2014  —  Elliptic Labs, a startup founded back in 2006 which uses ultrasound technology to enable touchless, gesture-based interfaces, has finally pushed its tech into smartphones.
Oct 2, 2013, 10:25 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Handshake Is A Personal Data Marketplace Where Users Get Paid To Sell Their Own Data   —  They don't go around shouting about it but most Internet companies make money off user data — either by selling the specifics of individuals' digital activity to interested companies …
Sep 2, 2013, 9:50 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Doctape Launches Standalone File Viewer App For iOS With Support For 80+ File Types   —  German cloud storage and file management startup doctape has launched a new standalone iOS app aimed at making it easier for iPhone and iPad users to view file types not supported natively by iOS.
Aug 31, 2013, 10:30 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
MeeGo Startup Jolla Closes Pre-Sales Campaign For Its First Phone, Booking Orders Of Up To 50,000 Units   —  Jolla, the Finnish startup comprised of ex-Nokians that's building its own MeeGo-based smartphone platform and phone hardware has closed out a pre-sales campaign for the device it showed off in May.
Aug 21, 2013, 7:20 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Facebook Updates Its Android SDK, Bringing It In Line With iOS SDK, To Herd More Android Devs Into Its Mobile Fold   —  Facebook has updated its Android SDK, bringing it in line with the feature set it pushed out to its iOS SDK in April.  Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch that all the new features …
Aug 20, 2013, 1:55 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Bitcoin ATM Makers Open Pre-Orders & Fund Initial Run Of 15 Banknote-Eating Machines   —  Bitcoin startup Lamassu Bitcoin Ventures, the makers of a Bitcoin ATM which promises to eat your paper (fiat) money and spit Bitcoins into your digital wallet in return, have funded their initial production run …
Aug 16, 2013, 4:05 PMIn context

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