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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon expands its “Treasure Truck” deals program, where customers pick up items in person from a truck, to all US users in select cities   —  Amazon's Treasure Truck, the retailer's deal programs that offers discounts on select items paid for online then picked up in person from an actual truck …
Jul 19, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
NBC News launches “Stay Tuned”, a twice-daily news show on Snapchat, which is aimed at younger viewers who no longer watch traditional TV   —  NBC News is bringing news broadcasts to Snapchat, the company announced today, with the launch of a twice-daily headline news show it's calling “Stay Tuned.”
Jul 19, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches Spark on iOS in US, a feed customized by users who then browse and shop from product images and stories posted by Prime members and sponsors   —  Amazon today is launching Amazon Spark, a new feature aimed at improving product discovery, which is seemingly inspired by Instagram and its use of shoppable photos.
Jul 18, 2017, 1:12 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook adds Explore Feed under More menu in app, as it keeps testing a second customized feed from sources people haven't followed yet   —  Earlier this year, Facebook was spotted testing a new type of News Feed - one that designed to help you discover content across the social network …
Jul 15, 2017, 12:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
AT&T announces its streaming service DirecTV Now will get cloud DVR, parental controls, and other features starting this fall   —  AT&T's streaming TV service for cord cutters, DirecTV Now, is finally getting a cloud DVR, among other features, the company announced today.
Jul 14, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Roku hits 15M MAUs, up 43% YoY, has streamed nearly 7B hours during last six months, a 61% increase over 2016   —  The trend towards cord cutting has helped streaming media device maker Roku reach a new milestone, the company announced this morning.  Roku now has 15 million monthly active users across …
Jul 12, 2017, 8:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft unveils new Outlook for iOS and Android with quick reply, improved sidebar, and improves search to include attachments, travel plans, deliveries, more   —  Microsoft today unveiled a redesigned version of its popular Outlook mobile app for iOS and Android, which most notably includes …
Jul 12, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Nielsen Music Mid-Year Report: on-demand audio streams in the US up 62.4% year-over-year to 184.3B in the first half of 2017   —  A new report from Nielsen out this week paints a picture of the booming on-demand audio streaming business, pointing to a significant increase in consumers' use …
Jul 10, 2017, 12:15 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Hulu will offer subscribers access to HBO for $14.99/month and HBO-owned Cinemax for $9.99/month   —  Hulu this morning announced it's finally adding HBO as an optional add-on for subscribers, as well as HBO-owned Cinemax.  The premium networks will be offered to those who subscribe to Hulu's …
Jul 6, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon confirms Voicebot's analysis: Alexa has over 15K skills, up from 10K in February; Voicebot says Google Home has 378 voice apps and Cortana has 65   —  Amazon's Alexa voice platform has now passed 15,000 skills — the voice-powered apps that run on devices like the Echo speaker, Echo Dot, newer Echo Show and others.
Jul 5, 2017, 8:15 AMIn context

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