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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger Coming To Windows Phone Platform Within “Weeks”   —  Windows Phone users hankering to get their hands on Facebook's Messenger app don't have much longer left to wait — the instant messaging service will land on the Windows Phone store within “weeks”, Microsoft's Joe Belfiore said today.
Feb 23, 2014, 8:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Telenav Buys Skobbler For $24M To Power An OpenStreetMap Challenge To Google Maps   —  Last summer we heard that German startup Skobbler was being courted as an acquisition target, in the wake of Google's purchase of Waze.  Today Skobbler has achieved that exit — albeit not Waze-sized …
Jan 31, 2014, 5:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
iPhone 5s Owners Gobbling “Unprecedented” Levels Of Data, Study Finds   —  Users of flagship smartphones such as Apple's iPhone 5s and Samsung's Galaxy S4 are continuing to suck down more data than their tablet-wielding counterparts, according to a large-scale survey of mobile data consumption …
Jan 23, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Nokia Says Lumia & Other Phone Sales Declined In Q4 As It Prepares To Sell Division To Microsoft   —  In what is likely to be Nokia's last quarterly earnings before it hands off its mobile phone making business to Microsoft, the Finnish mobile maker has reported lower sales of Lumia devices in its Q4.
Jan 23, 2014, 6:35 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Silent Circle & Geeksphone Join Forces To Build Blackphone: A Pro-Privacy Android-Based Smartphone   —  As the reality of the extent and invasiveness of the security services' dragnet surveillance programs hits home, the pro-privacy movement has been cranking up its own ideas to counter spy-tech with pro-privacy tech.
Jan 15, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
App Monetization To Get Tougher Still, With Gartner Predicting 94.5% Of Downloads Will Be Free By 2017   —  The business of making money from apps is going to get tougher still, with analyst Gartner predicting that through to 2018 less than 0.01% of consumer mobile apps will be considered a financial success by their developers.
Jan 13, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Kickstarter's 2013 Saw 3M Crowdfunders Pledge $480M, 19.9K Successfully Funded Projects   —  De facto crowdfunding kingpin Kickstarter has put out a set of performance stats for the year just gone.  If you're curious about what success in a very crowded space looks like here's the skinny...
Jan 8, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Apple: $10B In App Store Sales In 2013, $15B Paid Out To Developers To Date   —  CES?  What CES?  Apple never goes to the great big noisy consumer electronics show-off in the desert.  But all the non iDevice-makers do — which is one reason it's chosen today to make some noise of its own.
Jan 7, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Post-Snowden, European Commission Sets Out Actions Needed To Restore Trust In E.U.-U.S. Data Flows   —  The European Commission has today detailed the actions it believes are required to restore trust in data-sharing agreements between the European Union and the U.S. following revelations …
Nov 27, 2013, 9:20 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Nokia's Finland HQ To Become A Microsoft Site Next Year, After Devices & Services Sale   —  The wheel of fortune symbolism is clear: as Apple prepares to break ground on a new UFO-esque HQ, the former kingpin of mobile, Nokia, is quietly preparing to move out of its own headquarters - to make way for Microsoft.
Nov 21, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context

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