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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Roku launches licensing program for manufacturing partners to use its voice assistant with smart speakers, smart soundbars, and other home audio systems   —  Roku, which sells the most popular brand of streaming media players in the U.S., is now aiming to carve out a niche for itself as the voice control platform for home entertainment.
Jan 3, 2018, 9:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon says it shipped 5B+ items with Prime in 2017 and that more new members joined Prime worldwide in 2017 than any other year   —  Amazon still won't officially reveal how many consumers worldwide participate in its Amazon Prime membership program, but it did today offer a few new stats related to that program's adoption and growth.
Jan 2, 2018, 1:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
OKCupid's average App Store rating for December sinks to 2.2 stars amid backlash over new policy requiring people to use their real names   —  OKCupid's users are angry - very, very angry.  Just ahead of the new year, the company made a radical change to its policies, and now requires people …
Dec 30, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Sensor Tower: consumers spent $196M on apps across the Google Play and App Store on Christmas Day, up 12.3% YoY   —  Consumers spent $196 million on apps, in-app purchases and subscriptions on Christmas Day 2017 across the App Store and Google Play, according to new data from Sensor Tower.
Dec 29, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram begins rolling out a Recommended For You section that highlights 3-5 posts liked by followed accounts   —  Instagram's feed will now show users recommended posts - a change that earlier this month was spotted while in testing, and has since quietly gone live.
Dec 27, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple updates rules to let small businesses use template-based apps under certain conditions, will waive dev fee in 2018 for government and nonprofit apps in US   —  Apple today announced it's amending the App Store guideline that banned apps created using templates and other app generation services.
Dec 20, 2017, 11:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Twitter announces new enterprise-focused API for real-time activities like tweets, retweets, and likes to help build chatbots, power customer service, more   —  Twitter's big news this week is its announcement that it's now enforcing its new policies around hateful content and abuse …
Dec 19, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Reddit updates its Android and iOS apps with support for real-time comments, chat, mod tools, and more   —  Reddit today is giving its mobile apps a major upgrade - the first since their launch last year, when the company decided to take back control over the official Reddit experience on mobile …
Dec 18, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple launches its podcast analytics service in beta, which only tracks data from iOS 11 and iTunes 12.7 users   —  At WWDC this year, Apple announced it would soon offer its own podcast analytics service for show creators who publish on Apple Podcasts.  Today, that service has launched into beta …
Dec 14, 2017, 4:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google updates Google Flights, Google Trips, and its hotel search service with price tracking, rolling out globally today   —  Google today is expanding its booking features for travelers using Google services including Trips, Flights and hotel search, with a focus on helping people find better rates.
Dec 14, 2017, 12:37 PMIn context

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