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Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Will Instagram's Messaging ‘Moments’ Be Ephemeral?   —  Instagram is preparing to launch a new messaging service on its platform this year — as soon as its event this Thursday — TechCrunch has heard from a variety of sources.  This isn't too shocking, as Om Malik reported in a piece last month …
Dec 12, 2013, 7:35 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter Apps Updated With New Swipeable Design And Photo Support In Direct Messages   —  Today, Twitter has announced an update to its apps that bring a renewed focus on direct messaging.  The app now features a direct link to DMs in the tab bar and allows you to send photos inside direct messages.
Dec 10, 2013, 4:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
How Does Apple Really Feel About Bitcoin?   —  Over the past couple of months, there have been a few Bitcoin app rejections by Apple that have made some waves.  First, the venture-backed startup Coinbase had its app removed entirely from the App Store.  Today, a blog post from peer …
Dec 10, 2013, 9:00 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Hundreds of thousands of already deployed iOS devices can be configured as iBeacon transmitters by retailers   —  The Open Secret Of iBeacon: Apple Could Have 250M Potential Units In The Wild By 2014  —  Yesterday, Apple began a small press push on its new iBeacon technology …
Dec 7, 2013, 1:25 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Foursquare 7.0 Brings Scannable Design And Expands Proactive Recommendations To All Users   —  Way back in the ancient prehistory of 2009, Foursquare made its first foray into push notifications, at a time when using push at all was still rare.  Two years later, it made an attempt to capitalize …
Dec 5, 2013, 12:15 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Leaked Uber Numbers, Which We've Confirmed, Point To Over $1B Gross, $213M Revenue   —  Today, Valleywag got its hands on leaked screenshots of Uber's dashboard, along with a series of numbers from two weeks ago that show raw revenue, signups, active clients and ride request/completion ratios.
Dec 4, 2013, 6:25 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Beats Music Streaming Service Launches January 2014, Fires Up Username Reservations   —  The new Beats Music streaming music service will launch January 2014, according to CEO Ian Rogers.  The service also launched a ‘name claiming’ site today that lets you snag a primo username early.
Dec 4, 2013, 12:45 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple, PrimeSense And Perceptive Computing Or: Why Your Phone Will See In 3D   —  Last month Apple confirmed the acquisition of Israeli motion-sensing company PrimeSense.  Initial thoughts turned towards applications in the Apple TV set-top box, but other reports that Apple was interested in its ‘mapping’ capabilities as well.
Dec 4, 2013, 6:30 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple Buys Topsy For Price Reportedly North Of $200M, Could Use Social Signals To Bolster Siri, App Store Relevance   —  Apple has purchased social analytics firm Topsy, which focuses on parsing data from Twitter, reports The Wall Street Journal.  The deal was apparently worth ‘more than $200M’ according to the publication.
Dec 2, 2013, 7:00 PMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Twitter Continues Tweet Recommendation Experiments With Fav Happy @Magicstats   —  Twitter continues to pull the string on personalization and recommendation with a new account called @magicstats.  The account, whose description reads ‘I favorite the best tweets I see in real-time’ appears to be doing just that.
Nov 26, 2013, 9:00 PMIn context

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