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Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Amazon says it has dropped device encryption in Fire OS 5 because customers weren't using it   —  Amazon confirms it has dropped device encryption support for Fire tablets  —  Amazon has confirmed that version 5 of Fire OS for its Fire tablet removes support for device encryption.
Mar 4, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Instagram bans links on profile pages pointing to Snapchat or Telegram accounts   —  Instagram starts blocking ‘add me’ deeplinking for Snapchat, Telegram  —  Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram is flexing its platform muscle by shutting down ‘add me’ deeplinking for some other social media services within its apps.
Mar 3, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Twitter Forms A “Trust & Safety Council” To Balance Abuse Vs Free Speech   —  Twitter's latest step in the tricky balancing act of championing free speech without also handing a free pass to orchestrated harassment via its platform is the announcement today that it's formed a “Trust & Safety Council” …
Feb 9, 2016, 12:57 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Urban transport app Citymapper raises $40M Series B from Index, Benchmark, Yuri Milner, others to ramp up hiring in major cities internationally   —  Urban Transport App Citymapper Snags $40M From Index, Benchmark, Yuri Milner, Others  —  People who don't take Uber frequently take the bus.
Jan 20, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Pew: Americans' attitudes toward privacy and sharing personal information vary widely, depending on the scenario, benefits offered, likelihood of spam, more   —  Do Americans Care About Privacy?  It Depends, Because Privacy Is Personal...  There have been plenty of premature obituaries …
Jan 15, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
In Reddit AMA, Oculus' Palmer Luckey admits screwing up Rift price-point messaging, says Oculus is selling the Rift at cost   —  “No More Ballparks” — Oculus' Palmer Luckey Admits Screwing Up Rift Price-Point Messaging  —  Yesterday VR fans eager to get their hands on the consumer version …
Jan 7, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Politwoops is back online in EU, tracking politicians' deleted tweets, to return to US in the coming days   —  Politwoops Is Back Online Tracking Politicians' Tweet Deletes  —  Politicians in 25 countries will be shifting a little more uneasily on their benches this week as Politwoops …
Jan 5, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Sailfish OS Lives To Fight Android Another Day As Jolla Secures Series C Funding   —  Finnish mobile OS maker Jolla, whose Sailfish platform is one of the few remaining alternatives trying to fight the Android-iOS duopoly, has pulled out of its latest financing death valley by closing a delayed Series C financing round.
Dec 18, 2015, 11:15 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Afero, a startup led by Danger co-founder Joe Britt, brings its IoT dev platform out of stealth   —  Afero Is An IoT Dev Platform Play Built By Danger Co-Founder Joe Britt  —  Remember Danger?  The mobile maker Microsoft acquired for $500 million back in 2008 in the hopes of firing up its mobile fortunes?
Dec 16, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Twitter Expands Moments To The U.K.   —  Twitter is expanding Moments, its media rich, breaking news focused feed, to U.K. users today.  The company debuted the feature in the U.S. back in October, and has since also rolled it out in Brazil.  So this is not the first international expansion for Moments …
Dec 15, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context

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