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TechCrunch:
CrunchBase: 18% of startups with funding had a female founder in 2014, up from 9.5% in 2009   —  Female Founders On An Upward Trend, According To CrunchBase  —  Editor's note: Gené Teare heads up the venture program and content for CrunchBase.  Ned Desmond is the COO of TechCrunch and CrunchBase.
May 27, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram sends “Highlights” email digests to re-engage users, its first promotional emails   —  An Aging Instagram Tries To Win Us Back With Email “Highlights”  —  Four and a half years is a lot of pretty pictures.  Instagram isn't as young as it used to be, and it doesn't want long-time users to slip away from its app.
May 24, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
AOL's MapQuest Inks UI Deal With Mapbox As It Prepares To Overhaul The Product   —  AOL, which is in the process of getting acquired by Verizon for $4.4 billion, says it has no plans to divest itself of its content operations (which include TechCrunch) as part of that deal.  But it's not leaving them on autopilot, either.
May 24, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Paypal's One Touch payment service now works with e-commerce platform Bigcommerce and in native mobile apps without Paypal's app installed   —  PayPal's Instant Checkout “One Touch” Now Works With Bigcommerce, No Longer Requires PayPal's App  —  PayPal's instant checkout service called OneTouch …
May 23, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Messaging app firm Line is testing a $2/month standalone music streaming app in Thailand   —  Messaging App Firm Line Is Testing A $2 Per Month Music Streaming Service  —  Line, the Japanese messaging app with 205 million active users, is continuing its push into entertainment services …
May 22, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Study Shows Security Questions Aren't All That Secure   —  What is your favorite food?  What was your first teacher's name?  What's the name of your first pet?  Do those questions sound familiar to you?  If they do, it's probably because you either have really boring …
May 22, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Firefox Will Soon Get Sponsored Suggested Tiles Based On Your Browsing History   —  It's pretty odd hearing a not-for-profit organization like Mozilla talk about how it wants to help advertisers strengthen the conversation between brands and its users — especially given that I've never met anybody …
May 21, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android will display biographical info of non-friends sending messages, like job title and location, in US, UK, France, and India   —  Facebook Messenger Eyes Non-Friend Conversations With Chat ID  —  Is that a message from some rando, a spammer, or the nice guy you met yesterday?
May 21, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Sling TV Expands To Android TV, Strikes Deal With Google To Offer Discounted Nexus Players   —  Sling TV, Dish Network's Internet TV service designed for cord cutters, is now available on the Android TV platform, the company is announcing this morning, including Google's Nexus Player.
May 21, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Lenovo Shipped Record 18.7M Smartphones in Q4 2014, But Profit Dropped 37%   —  Lenovo just completed its first full quarter of business as the owner of Motorola and, with its $2.91 billion acquisition from Google under its wing, the Chinese company shipped a record 18.7 million smartphones in its most recent Q4 2014 quarter.
May 21, 2015, 6:25 AMIn context

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