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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Tinder debuts globally its curated Top Picks feature, which groups prospective matches into categories like “foodie”, for Tinder Gold subscribers   —  Earlier this summer, Tinder began testing a new feature that surfaces a curated list of your best potential matches, called “Top Picks.”
Sep 11, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Walmart launches a new last-mile delivery pilot program called Spark Delivery in partnership with Bringg that costs $9.95/delivery with a minimum order of $30   —  Walmart announced on Wednesday a new last-mile delivery pilot program, called Spark Delivery, which focuses on fulfilling customers' online grocery orders.
Sep 6, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Meditation app Headspace acquires Alpine.AI, formerly VoiceLabs, to expand its voice and AI-powered offerings   —  Headspace, a meditation app with 31 million users that is valued at $320 million, is doubling down on voice and A.I. technology to help differentiate itself from the rest of the wellness pack.
Sep 5, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
YouTube announces YouTube Giving, a suite of new tools for creators and their fans to raise money for charities in the US and Canada, currently in beta   —  YouTube today announced a suite of new features designed to offer creators and their fans new ways to contribute to charitable causes.
Aug 30, 2018, 6:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter's deletion of its Facebook app caused old cross-posts to temporarily disappear   —  (Update: Axios has a post explaining why the cross-posted tweets disappeared.  Essentially, Twitter deleted its app from Facebook after Facebook stopped allowing cross-posts earlier this month, since without that feature it was basically useless.
Aug 28, 2018, 6:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook expands its Express Wi-Fi program for developing markets through new partner program for access point manufacturers like Arista   —  Facebook is today launching a partner program for its Express Wi-Fi initiative, which helps bring higher-speed connections to developing markets …
Aug 28, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
YouTube adds “Time watched” stats to its “digital wellbeing” tools in its mobile apps   —  Google today is expanding YouTube's set of “digital wellbeing” tools, with an added feature that will calculate how much you're watching videos.
Aug 27, 2018, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Sensor Tower: 6M users installed third party Twitter apps on mobile between 2014 and 2018; there were 560M official Twitter app installs during that period   —  Twitter tried to downplay the impact deactivating its legacy APIs would have on its community and the third-party Twitter clients preferred …
Aug 17, 2018, 3:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
comScore: pure play streaming services like Sling TV and DirecTV Now reach 5% of US Wi-Fi households, up 58% since last year   —  The number of U.S. households watching streaming TV services - those that deliver cable TV-like programming over the internet - has grown a remarkable 58% over last year, according to new data from comScore.
Aug 17, 2018, 11:25 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
WordPress.com updates its policy to prohibit “malicious publication” of images of minors, following backlash over failure to remove Sandy Hook conspiracies   —  WordPress has taken down a handful alt-right blogs, according to several complaints from affected blog owners and readers …
Aug 16, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context

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