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Mark Sullivan / VentureBeat:
Runkeeper adds phone-free GPS and headphone heart rate monitor support   —  Smartwatch and smartwatch app makers are waking up to the fact that runners don't want to lug their phones around while they work out.  —  The well-loved fitness app RunKeeper is announcing today a new version of its app …
Dec 19, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / VentureBeat:
Evernote's intelligent writing assistant, Context, is now available on Android and Windows   —  Evernote's artificial intelligence-based writing assistant is now available for paying customers on Android and Windows, the company announced.  —  Context, which the company first launched on Mac …
Dec 19, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
Ruth Reader / VentureBeat:
Yahoo announces plans to kill off some regional news sites, sunsets Yahoo Classic Games, alerts, and profile sites   —  Today Yahoo released an updated product report for 2014, which highlights the closure of several regional sites.  —  Yesterday the company shut down regional homepages in Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, and Chile.
Dec 19, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
isoHunt posts code to GitHub enabling anyone to launch their own version of The Pirate Bay   —  isoHunt now lets anyone launch their own version of The Pirate Bay  —  Not satisfied with merely launching The Old Pirate Bay, torrent site isoHunt today debuted The Open Bay …
Dec 19, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft brings Windows Phone carrier billing to China, India, Brazil, and Verizon in the U.S.   —  Microsoft today announced new Windows Phone partnerships for carrier billing, which lets customers charge app and other content digital purchases directly to their phone bill.
Dec 19, 2014, 4:30 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
WordPress 4.1 arrives with new default theme, distraction-free writing mode, Vine embeds, and more   —  WordPress.org today launched WordPress 4.1, which adds a slew of new features to help you “focus on your writing” with the blog management tool.  You can download the new release now from WordPress.org/Download (6.4MB).
Dec 18, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Windows App Studio gets TouchDevelop programming language and web app templates, drops Windows Phone 8.0   —  Microsoft today updated Windows App Studio, its free web-based tool designed to let anyone create an app, with support for TouchDevelop, a touch-friendly programming language that includes …
Dec 18, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Brandwatch buys top-influencer analytics firm PeerIndex   —  Brandwatch, the maker of technology for acquiring social intelligence, has purchased PeerIndex, an analytics firm that finds and measures social influencers.  —  Above: Giles Palmer, CEO of Brandwatch.
Dec 17, 2014, 5:00 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google Drive gets Gmail attachment support, Google voice search on Android, uploading from other apps on iOS   —  Google today rolled out new Google Drive features in Gmail, as well as updated Android and iOS apps.  Gmail attachment support is live now, while the Android update is rolling out on Google Play …
Dec 16, 2014, 8:10 PMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / VentureBeat:
Facebook engineering VP Cory Ondrejka departs after overseeing Oculus acquisition   —  Facebook vice president of mobile engineering Cory Ondrejka, who has been overseeing the company's acquisition of Oculus Rift and its integration, announced today he is leaving the company.
Dec 16, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context

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