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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
App Annie: app downloads across Apple's App Store and Google Play reached nearly 26B in Q3 2017, up 8% YoY   —  App downloads and revenue hit record levels in the third quarter of 2017, according to a new report out this morning from App Annie.  Downloads across the two major app stores …
Oct 23, 2017, 3:50 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google says 64% of Chrome traffic on Android is now protected with HTTPS, 75% on Mac, 66% on Windows; 71 of the top 100 websites now use HTTPS by default   —  Google's push to make the web more secure by flagging sites using insecure HTTP connections appears to be working.
Oct 23, 2017, 7:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Wattpad's free storytelling and fan fiction app, now with 60M monthly users, adds a $6/month ad-free plan   —  Wattpad, the company behind a suite of apps for reading and sharing stories - including a fairly popular “chat fiction” app Tap, a rival to Hooked - is today adding its first ever subscription plan for its flagship application.
Oct 23, 2017, 3:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger now lets users send money to friends via PayPal, adds PayPal's first bot for customer service   —  PayPal users in the U.S. will now be able to send and receive person-to-person payments over Facebook Messenger, the company announced this morning.
Oct 20, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google Play rolls out “Try It Now” button for Android Instant Apps, updates Editor's Choice section and Play Console   —  Google today is announcing a number of changes to its Google Play app store, the most notable being a new way to try apps immediately without having to first install them on your mobile device.
Oct 19, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook officially starts rolling out its discovery-focused “Explore Feed” on desktop and mobile   —  Facebook's tests of an alternative News Feed dubbed the “Explore” feed have progressed to a full rollout, the company now confirms.  Previously available on mobile devices …
Oct 18, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google releases a beta version of its iOS Gmail app on TestFlight that lets users add non-Google accounts, like Outlook, Yahoo, Hotmail   —  Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts.  The company announced this week it's testing …
Oct 18, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon opens up Alexa's list feature, letting users create a list for any purpose   —  Amazon today announced it's improving one of Alexa's most-used features: lists.  The company is expanding both the Shopping list and To-Do list functionality to allow Alexa device owners to create …
Oct 17, 2017, 10:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Spanish bank BBVA launches money transfer app Tuyyo, initially focused on US-Mexico remittances   —  BBVA, Spain's second-largest bank that snatched up mobile banking startup Simple for $117 million back in 2014, is now entering the mobile money transfer business with today's launch of a new app called Tuyyo.
Oct 16, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
eBay takes on The RealReal and other fashion resellers with launch of authentication program for luxury goods, debuting with 12 high-end brands including Gucci   —  eBay is going after high-end clientele in search of luxury goods with today's launch of eBay Authenticate …
Oct 16, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context

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