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Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple Says It Has Never Worked With NSA To Create iPhone Backdoors, Is Unaware Of Alleged DROPOUTJEEP Snooping Program   —  Apple has contacted TechCrunch with a statement about the DROPOUTJEEP NSA program that detailed a system by which the organization claimed it could snoop on iPhone users.
Dec 31, 2013, 11:55 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Crowley on Foursquare's plans: scale ad products, useful alerts for users who don't open app   —  Why Do People Keep Giving Foursquare Money?  —  Foursquare just raised a bunch of money, again.  This time it's a Series D round of $35M, back in April of this year it was $41M in debt financing.
Dec 22, 2013, 12:30 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter Adds In-App Notifications For Emergency Alerts System As Brazil And Australia Begin Supporting It   —  Twitter has just announced a couple of small but useful updates to its Twitter Alerts system, which allows participating organizations to send out notices to subscribing users about emergencies or disaster areas.
Dec 19, 2013, 7:15 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Introduces New Style Of Flickr Embeds To Seed Content Outside Of The Site   —  Yahoo has introduced a new cleaner style of photo embeds today.  Just about everyone has used content from Flickr in various ways at some point, especially from its great store of Creative Commons licensed images.
Dec 18, 2013, 8:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
The Second Screen Becomes The First Screen: Hulu Says 50% Of Its 5M Subscribers Use Devices Exclusively   —  Hulu was born on the desktop computer, and existed there for some time before it began appearing on portable and set-top devices.  Part of that was Hulu's ties to the Flash framework …
Dec 18, 2013, 2:35 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
‘Hatching Twitter’ Book Optioned For TV Show Development By Lionsgate   —  New York Times' columnist Nick Bilton's book Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship, and Betrayal, on the dramatic origins of Twitter, has been optioned by Lionsgate for production as a TV show.
Dec 18, 2013, 12:50 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Dropbox Makes Mailbox More Service Agnostic With Support For Yahoo Mail And iCloud   —  Dropbox acquisition Mailbox has expanded from its single service roots with support for Yahoo Mail, iCloud, Me.com and Mac.com accounts.  Previously, the client supported only Gmail inboxes, making its audience large but limited.
Dec 17, 2013, 11:10 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple Requiring All App Submissions To Be Optimized For iOS 7 By Feb 1st   —  Apple is requiring developers to optimize all app submissions for iOS 7 by February 1st, 2014, according to a new posting on its developer portal.  That includes new apps and updates to existing apps.
Dec 17, 2013, 9:30 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Yahoo CEO Mayer Apologizes For Mail Outage That She Says Affected 1% Of Users   —  After a week of Yahoo Mail outages that began four days ago, CEO Marissa Mayer has posted an apology to the company Tumblr.  In it, she gives some details about the issue, which was apparently related to a hardware failure …
Dec 13, 2013, 9:50 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter Reverts Changes To Blocking Functionality After Strong Negative User Feedback   —  Update: Twitter has reverted the changes to blocking functionality that it made earlier today.  After the changes, an outpouring of negative user feedback appeared on Twitter, blogs and other services.
Dec 12, 2013, 11:10 PMIn context

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