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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Greenpeace clean energy report: Apple, Facebook, Google top list, all scoring “A"s; Baidu and Tencent trail pack with “F"s   —  Apple has earned the title of greenest tech company in the world for the third year in a row, according to a new report from environmental organization Greenpeace.
Jan 10, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
NFL inks a deal to livestream select games, including the Super Bowl, on Sina Weibo, often called China's Twitter   —  The NFL is hoping to expand its presence in China with a new deal that gives social media platform, Sina Weibo - often called China's Twitter - the rights to live stream select games …
Jan 2, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Nielsen's 2016 top apps by monthly uniques: Facebook, up 14% YoY to 146M; Messenger, up 28% to 129M; and YouTube, up 20% to 113M; Amazon hits #10, up 43% to 65M   —  Mobile applications from Facebook and Google dominated the new list of the year's top apps released today by Nielsen.
Jan 1, 2017, 11:00 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon announces “Amazon Digital Day”, a sales holiday on December 30 with 1K+ digital deals on subscriptions, TV shows, music, movies, and more   —  Amazon is known for creating its own, exclusive sales holidays and events to boost its bottom line, as it has done with Prime Day …
Dec 29, 2016, 3:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Pokémon Go arrives on the Apple Watch   —  Following an erroneous report claiming that Niantic's plans to bring Pokémon Go to the Apple Watch were canceled, the company today put those rumors to rest with more than a mere statement: it has now launched the Apple Watch version of its popular game.
Dec 22, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook says government requests for account data rose 27% YoY globally; requests to remove posts that violate local law drop 83%   —  Facebook released its latest transparency report today, detailing government requests for user data for the first half of 2016.
Dec 21, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
eMarketer cuts growth forecasts for US smartwatch market in 2016 from 60% to 25% YoY, citing lack of clear use case   —  Apple may still be claiming that sales of its Apple Watch are “doing great,” but overall, the wearable device category is failing to grow at the rates forecasted earlier.
Dec 21, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook to put more public-event “Moments”, like Holiday Cards and lunar eclipse reminders, at top of News Feed to encourage sharing   —  Facebook today is rolling out a new program that will place messages at the top of your News Feed which prompt users to discuss and share moments …
Dec 20, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon rolls out its kids reading app, Rapids, and Alexa video search support to Fire tablets   —  Amazon Rapids, the tech company's new attempt at getting children interested in reading through a chat-based mobile app, is arriving today on Amazon Fire tablets.
Dec 19, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon Fire TV interface update starts rolling out, changes include new top bar navigation, video snippets on home screen, customizable “Your Apps & Games” row   —  Ready for your Fire TV to get a makeover?  Amazon says it will today begin to roll out an update that will bring …
Dec 17, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context

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