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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
In Reddit AMA, Oculus' Palmer Luckey admits screwing up Rift price-point messaging, says Oculus is selling the Rift at cost   —  “No More Ballparks” — Oculus' Palmer Luckey Admits Screwing Up Rift Price-Point Messaging  —  Yesterday VR fans eager to get their hands on the consumer version …
Jan 7, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Politwoops is back online in EU, tracking politicians' deleted tweets, to return to US in the coming days   —  Politwoops Is Back Online Tracking Politicians' Tweet Deletes  —  Politicians in 25 countries will be shifting a little more uneasily on their benches this week as Politwoops …
Jan 5, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Sailfish OS Lives To Fight Android Another Day As Jolla Secures Series C Funding   —  Finnish mobile OS maker Jolla, whose Sailfish platform is one of the few remaining alternatives trying to fight the Android-iOS duopoly, has pulled out of its latest financing death valley by closing a delayed Series C financing round.
Dec 18, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Afero, a startup led by Danger co-founder Joe Britt, brings its IoT dev platform out of stealth   —  Afero Is An IoT Dev Platform Play Built By Danger Co-Founder Joe Britt  —  Remember Danger?  The mobile maker Microsoft acquired for $500 million back in 2008 in the hopes of firing up its mobile fortunes?
Dec 16, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Twitter Expands Moments To The U.K.   —  Twitter is expanding Moments, its media rich, breaking news focused feed, to U.K. users today.  The company debuted the feature in the U.S. back in October, and has since also rolled it out in Brazil.  So this is not the first international expansion for Moments …
Dec 15, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
GoEuro, a travel search engine that compares and combines air, rail, bus and car rental options across Europe, announces $45M Series B led by Goldman Sachs   —  GoEuro Gets $45M To Make Long Distance Trips By Public Transport As Easy As Uber  —  While on-demand startups like Uber …
Dec 13, 2015, 5:50 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
WhatsApp blocks links to rival app Telegram on Android; Telegram says its Facebook page vanished too   —  WhatsApp Is Blocking Links To Rival App Telegram On Android  —  Facebook-owned messaging giant WhatsApp appears to have started deliberately blocking links to rival messaging app Telegram …
Dec 1, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Apple Has Acquired Faceshift, Maker Of Motion Capture Tech Used In Star Wars   —  As the market for virtual reality technology continues to grow, Apple has made an interesting acquisition that could further its role in the space.  TechCrunch has confirmed that Apple has snapped up Faceshift …
Nov 24, 2015, 10:27 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
In the aftermath of Paris attacks, intelligence agencies scapegoat encryption to mask the failures of mass surveillance   —  Encryption Is Being Scapegoated To Mask The Failures Of Mass Surveillance  —  Well that took no time at all.  Intelligence agencies rolled right into the horror …
Nov 17, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Travel activities booking platform GetYourGuide raises $50M Series C to fuel growth globally   —  GetYourGuide Bags $50M To Grow Its Travel Activities Booking Platform  —  GetYourGuide, which plays in the global travel space with a desktop and mobile platform for finding and booking holiday activities …
Nov 13, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context

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