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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google begins rolling out an updated Google My Business app on iOS and Android, letting companies create content for their profile and view customer info   —  Google is giving its business customers a new way to reach their customers.  The company is today starting the rollout of a revamped Google …
Nov 14, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Pandora launches Podcast Genome Project in beta, combining its Music Genome technology with human editorial oversight to offer podcast recommendations   —  Earlier this year, Pandora challenged Spotify's personalization capabilities by using its Music Genome technology to create dozens of customized playlists for its users.
Nov 13, 2018, 9:45 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Spotify announces a stock buyback program, says it will buy back up to $1B worth of stock before April 21, 2021   —  In a move aimed at boosting its falling stock price, Spotify this morning announced it would buy back up to $1.0 billion worth of stock - up to 10 million in ordinary shares.
Nov 5, 2018, 9:42 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Sensor Tower: ByteDance's short video app TikTok's monthly US App Store installs in October were higher than those of Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and YouTube   —  Beijing-based ByteDance's 2017 acquisition of tween and teen-focused social app Musical.ly is paying off.
Nov 2, 2018, 11:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Report: live-streaming TV services' viewing hours grew 212% YoY; connected TVs, such as those using devices like Roku or Apple TV, account for 56% of time spent   —  Live streaming TV services, like Sling TV, PlayStation Vue, Hulu with Live TV, and others, are gaining steam in the U.S …
Nov 2, 2018, 1:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter's spam reporting tool now lets users specify more details, like if the account is fake, using unrelated hashtags, or sharing malicious links   —  Twitter is adding more nuance to its spam reporting tools, the company announced today.  Instead of simply flagging a tweet as posting spam …
Oct 31, 2018, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google introduces “Emoji Minis” in Gboard for Android and iOS, which uses machine learning to create customizable emoji-sized stickers based on users' selfies   —  Last summer, Google introduced its own take on Bitmoji with the launch of “Mini” stickers in its keyboard app, Gboard …
Oct 31, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Sam's Club, the Walmart-owned members-only retail store, says it will soon open an Amazon Go-like cashierless store called Sam's Club Now in Texas   —  Walmart's warehouse club, Sam's Club is preparing to open the doors at a new Dallas area store that will serve as a testbed for the latest in retail technology.
Oct 29, 2018, 2:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google introduces its “.new” top-level domain for instantly creating new docs, slides, sheets, and forms across its productivity apps   —  Sarah Perez @sarahintampa / 7 hours  —  Google Docs just rolled out a time-saving trick that's sure to be welcomed by heavy users of Docs …
Oct 26, 2018, 11:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Report: Twitch continues to dominate live streaming with 2.5B hours watched in Q3, but YouTube Live has seen a 10% increase to ~25% of the market since January   —  Sarah Perez @sarahintampa / 7 hours  —  Twitch continues to dominate the live streaming market, with approximately 2.5 billion hours watched …
Oct 26, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context

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