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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
comScore: 53% of over 49M US homes with WiFi use at least one OTT video service, with Netflix reaching 75% of those homes, YouTube reaching 53%, and Amazon 33%   —  According to new data from comScore released this morning, more than half (53 percent) of Wi-Fi households in the U.S. are now using …
Apr 11, 2017, 2:05 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter now lets brands make “custom hearts” for Periscope live videos, declines to disclose pricing   —  Those little hearts you tap to signal to a live video's creator that you're enjoying the content might look a little different on Twitter in the future.
Apr 10, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Showtime makes its entire library available for offline viewing on mobile devices   —  Showtime will now allow subscribers to download its programming for offline viewing on mobile devices - following similar moves by Netflix and Amazon.  The network says its entire library will be supported …
Apr 6, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter aims to reset developer relations by streamlining its API platform around core features and debuting tiered API access for devs this year; pricing TBA   —  Twitter historically has had a rocky relationship with its developer community.  —  It once encouraged third-party apps …
Apr 6, 2017, 11:07 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches 'Who's In,' a social event planning app for iMessage   —  Microsoft's name isn't exactly synonymous with social networking, though that hasn't stopped the company from finding angles into this space - generally, with more of a focus on the business side of socializing, as with its LinkedIn and Yammer acquisitions.
Apr 5, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon debuts a dashboard for Alexa Skills, letting developers track unique customers, and an API for requesting specific location data   —  Amazon this morning rolled out new tools for developers of Alexa apps, aka “Skills,” which aim to give them more insight into their app's users …
Apr 5, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches Sprinkles, an iOS photo editing app that uses AI to suggest photo captions based on subject's emotion and age   —  Microsoft is getting into the “fun camera app” game with a new iOS application called Sprinkles, which has now earned a featured spot in the “New apps we love” section of the App Store.
Apr 4, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Yelp acquires Wi-Fi marketing company Turnstyle Analytics for $20 million   —  Yelp this morning announced it has paid $20 million in cash to acquire the Wi-Fi marketing company, Turnstyle Analytics, which offers a service that allows businesses to connect with their customers over a freely provided Wi-fi network.
Apr 4, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook tests a second News Feed, marked with a rocket ship icon, filled with posts from sources you haven't yet liked   —  Facebook's launch of Stories may be the social network's big news of the week, but some Facebook users have spotted another addition, and are thoroughly confused.
Apr 3, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter adds location sharing for businesses offering customer support over Direct Messages   —  The Twitterverse is still reeling from Twitter's revamp of @ replies, and scratching its head over how changing a default avatar has anything to do with addressing abuse, but the network is plodding on …
Apr 3, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context

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