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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Majority Of Digital Media Consumption Now Takes Place In Mobile Apps   —  U.S. users are now spending the majority of their time consuming digital media within mobile applications, according to a new study released by comScore this morning.  That means mobile apps, including the number 1 …
Aug 22, 2014, 12:00 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Concert Giant Ticketfly Acquires Last-Minute Ticket App WillCall   —  WillCall is a pretty concert app, but its weakness was a lack of deals with venues to get tickets to sell.  Well no more, as today it was acquired by Ticketfly, the second-biggest concert ticket seller in America, which has relationships with thousands of venues.
Aug 21, 2014, 9:10 PMIn context
Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch:
Salesforce Beats In Its Fiscal Q2 With Revenue Of $1.32B, EPS OF $0.13   —  After the bell, Salesforce reported its fiscal second quarter financial results, including revenue of $1.32 billion and non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.13.  —  The company beat estimates in the fiscal 2015 quarter …
Aug 21, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Estimote Wants To Pioneer ‘Nearables’ With New Stickers Beacon Hardware   —  The Internet of Things gets a lot of hype, but its rollout is slow and it will take a long time for consumers to upgrade existing, non-connected devices that still work fine into something that can communicate with computing gadgets like smartphones.
Aug 21, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Swift Navigation Raises $2.6 Million For Its Ultra-Precise GPS System   —  GPS technology is everywhere nowadays — it's built into phones, cars, and an increasing number of industrial devices.  But to date, GPS hasn't been very precise.  Conventional GPS modules have an accuracy range of about 15 feet …
Aug 21, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Felicis, Horizons Ventures Pour $3 Million Into The Vessyl Smart Cup   —  Mark One, the company behind the Vessyl smart cup, has today closed a $3 million seed round co-led by Felicis Ventures and Horizons Ventures  —  The Vessyl is a cup that tracks your liquid consumption throughout the day …
Aug 21, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Kyle Russell / TechCrunch:
Square Announces Analytics Tools For Merchants   —  With competition in mobile payments heating up, Square continues to expand its offerings for small businesses to other areas where local merchants are missing out compared to big retailers and franchises.  —  Today the company …
Aug 21, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Court orders Facebook to respond to EU data usage and privacy class action suit, now joined by 60K users   —  European Facebook Class Action Suit Attracts 60K Users As It Passes First Court Hurdle  —  Some developments around the class action suit filed against Facebook in Europe earlier …
Aug 21, 2014, 9:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
GoDaddy Acquires MailChimp Competitor Mad Mimi To Beef Up Its Email Marketing Service   —  GoDaddy has closed on the acquisition of MailChimp competitor Mad Mimi, the companies are announcing this morning.  The move is meant to further expand the web hosting provider's product suite aimed at small businesses …
Aug 21, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
IDC: Tablets with cellular voice capabilities are getting traction in Asia Pacific   —  Talking On Tablets On The Rise In Asia  —  The phone-sized tablet — aka the phablet — was born in Asia, so it's fitting that the region is now apparently driving a trend for talking on even larger slabs of glass and plastic.
Aug 20, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context

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