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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Facebook is rolling out an option to take 360-degree photos and video from inside its mobile apps, allows 360-degree images to be used as Cover Photos   —  Facebook has been a big supporter of 360-degree photos and video, adding support for the immersive media formats early on Facebook itself.
Aug 23, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber adds new driver-friendly features such as alerting drivers before picking up rider if trip will take 45+ minutes, says it will hit $50M in tips this week   —  Uber has made some changes to its driver experience, as part of its ongoing ‘180 Days of Change’ campaign.
Aug 22, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Swift and LLVM creator Chris Lattner joins Google Brain following his Tesla Autopilot stint   —  One of the key creators behind Apple programming language Swift, Chris Lattner, is on the move again.  After a short six month stay at Tesla, which he joined last year from Apple to act as VP …
Aug 14, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Cruise is running an autonomous ride hailing service for employees in SF 16+ hours a day seven days a week, to expand fleet by 100+ cars over next few months   —  Cruise, the self-driving startup acquired by GM last year, is already operating a complete autonomous ride hailing service in San Francisco for its employees.
Aug 8, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Israeli lidar tech startup Oryx Vision raises $50M Series B led by Third Point Ventures and WRV   —  Israeli startup Oryx Vision has raised a $50 million Series B round led by Third Point Ventures and WRV to help continue to develop and commercialize its innovative LiDAR tech …
Aug 8, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber expands Uber Freight beyond Texas to California, Arizona, Chicago, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina and updates driver's app   —  Uber Freight, the on-demand trucking service created by Uber and introduced earlier this year, is expanding from its initial market of Texas to areas in California …
Aug 3, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Lyft partners with Amtrak for first- and last-mile trip tie-ins   —  Lyft and Amtrak are teaming up on a partnership that will allow Amtrak app users to book a trip directly in the train operator's mobile software.  The Lyft ride quest feature is designed to help travelers manage …
Aug 1, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Latest version of Google's experimental browser Chrome Canary on Android includes setting to block “intrusive” ads   —  Google will reportedly debut a built-in ad blocking feature for its Chrome browser next year, and now we have the first concrete look at this addition to the web navigation software in action.
Jul 31, 2017, 11:25 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
San Diego-based self-driving robot AI startup Brain Corp raises $114M Series C led by SoftBank's Vision Fund   —  A San Diego-based company that believes “tomorrow's robots will be intelligent autonomous machines that can take care of us,” which will be “as commonplace as computers and mobile phones …
Jul 19, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Snapchat adds ability to record multiple 10 second Snaps back-to-back, coming first to iOS, as well as Tint Brush for coloring specific objects in Snaps   —  Snapchat has a couple of new features rolling out Tuesday, including the ability to record multiple 10 second Snaps continuously …
Jul 18, 2017, 12:12 PMIn context

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