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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Product Hunt Gets Social With Twitter-Like User Profiles, Following Features And Notifications   —  Product Hunt, the Andreessen Horowitz-backed aggregation site currently focused on surfacing new tech products and startups, is now turning itself into something of a social network this morning …
Oct 21, 2014, 11:10 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Raspberry Pi Founder Shows Off Incoming Touch Panel For Making DIY ‘Pi Pads’   —  Eben Upton, the founder of the Raspberry Pi microcomputer, has shown off a new piece of hardware that's likely to expand the ecosystem around its single board computer — namely a touchscreen display.
Oct 21, 2014, 8:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Beats In Q3 With Revenue Of $1.09B, EPS Of $0.52   —  With all eyes on what Yahoo will do with its $5 billion+ in Alibaba cash, Yahoo today reported its Q3 earnings after the close of trading, with sales of $1.09 billion excluding traffic acquisition costs and non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.52.
Oct 21, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Vine updates iOS app with ability to follow channels of content, support for new iPhones, adds iOS 8 sharing extension   —  Vine's Stars Are The Best Part, And Now You Can Follow Whole Channels Of Them  —  Making funny, artful, or interesting Vines is tough, but the 6-second video app has spawned a whole community of amazing creators.
Oct 21, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Acquires Firebase To Help Developers Build Better Real-Time Apps   —  Google today announced that it has acquired Firebase, a backend service that helps developers build realtime apps for iOS, Android and the web that can store and sync data instantly.
Oct 21, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Magic Leap Secures $542M Led By Google For “Lightweight Wearable” Tech That Merges Physical And Digital Worlds   —  It's rare that a company can stay relatively secretive while raising a huge amount of funding, but Florida's Magic Leap has managed that.  The startup, led by CEO Rony Abovitz …
Oct 21, 2014, 8:15 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Yahoo In Talks To Buy Video Ad Platform BrightRoll For Around $700M   —  Yahoo has been building up its video and video advertising content, and we have heard that it may make another key acquisition in the area to further raise its game.  The company is in talks to acquire BrightRoll …
Oct 20, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
App Store Downloads Top 85 Billion, Revenue Up 36 Percent Year-Over-Year   —  Apple CEO Tim Cook announced today during the company's FY Q4 2014 earnings call that Apple's cumulative App Store downloads have now topped 85 billion up from 60 billion around a year ago.
Oct 20, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Tumblr launches a free, Yosemite-exclusive desktop app, available in the Mac App Store   —  Tumblr Debuts Its First Desktop App On The Mac App Store  —  On the heels of the release of Apple's new Mac OS, OS X Yosemite, blogging platform Tumblr has just rolled out its first official desktop application …
Oct 17, 2014, 4:43 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
MasterCard Will Borrow A Touch ID Trick For Fingerprint Scanning Credit Card   —  Apple isn't the only company using biometrics to authenticate payments and purchases - Apple Pay partner MasterCard wants to make fingerprint scanning something even people without an iOS device can use to digitally ‘sign’ for contactless transactions.
Oct 17, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context

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