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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
VoiceLabs discontinues its Sponsored Messages ad product for Alexa Skills following Amazon's policy changes, shifts focus to its analytics product   —  A series of policy changes at Amazon that detail how advertising will be supported within Alexa's voice-enabled apps, called “Skills,” have now had their first casualty: VoiceLabs.
Jun 16, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft updates its AI-powered photo editing app Pix with new styles and effects   —  Microsoft is rolling out an update to its AI-powered photo editing app, Microsoft Pix, that aims to give Prisma and others like it some new competition.  While the app was originally designed to enhance …
Jun 16, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter redesigns its app across mobile, desktop, and the web to include round profile icons, consistent typography, and more   —  In an effort to better cater to newcomers, Twitter once again is redesigning its app across mobile, desktop and the web.  The revamp isn't a radical departure …
Jun 15, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google Play debuts Android Excellence curated collections that showcase top apps and games   —  At WWDC this month, Apple introduced an entirely revamped App Storethat puts a much greater focus on editorial, with plans for stories about the apps, how to's, interviews, and more …
Jun 14, 2017, 6:25 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon launches Prime Reload, offering 2% back on purchases funded through debit cards   —  Amazon today is launching a new perk for Prime members that will give them cash back on purchases - even if they're not paying for items using an Amazon cashback credit card.
Jun 13, 2017, 4:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Zelle, the real-time Venmo competitor backed by 30+ US banks, arrives this month embedded in apps of participating banks; standalone app coming later this year   —  The U.S. banking industry's answer to Venmo has now arrived.  Starting this month, a new, person-to-person payments network called Zelle …
Jun 12, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Cortana will start suggesting better deals as you shop on Amazon, Walmart, eBay, other retailer sites using Edge browser   —  Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana will now be able to save you money when you're shopping online.  The company announced today that it will begin a pilot test …
Jun 9, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook debuts three tools to help elected officials reach and better understand voters: constituent badges, constituent insights, and district targeting   —  Facebook this year has launched a number of features that make it easier for people to reach their government representatives on its social network …
Jun 7, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple doubles its $10/month iCloud storage plan to 2TB, adds family sharing for 200GB and 2TB plans   —  Apple is adding more storage to its top-tier iCloud storage plan, but not raising prices.  As one of the many under-the-radar announcements emerging from Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference this week …
Jun 6, 2017, 6:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple's Business Chat to bring customer service and transactions to the iMessage platform, across iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch; details to be announced June 9   —  Apple is working on a way to bring businesses to the iMessage platform, in order to answer customer questions, offer customer service and even perform transactions.
Jun 6, 2017, 2:30 PMIn context

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