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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple introduces a new pay-per-install App Store ad product called Search Ads Basic, changes the existing pay-per-click product name to Search Ads Advanced   —  Apple today is introducing a new way for app developers to acquire users for their apps: it's launching a pay-per-install advertising product called Search Ads Basic.
Dec 5, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Facebook debuts Did You Know questionnaires, so users can answer questions about themselves, reminiscent of tbh, which has tanked in App Store since acquisition   —  Facebook wants you to share a bit more about yourself on your profile, so today it's launching a new feature to web and mobile users called …
Dec 5, 2017, 3:29 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Shervin Pishevar says he's taking an immediate leave of absence from Sherpa Capital and Hyperloop One, following allegations of sexual misconduct   —  Shervin Pishevar, co-founder of Sherpa Capital and co-founder of Hyperloop One, is taking an immediate leave of absence from both companies …
Dec 5, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Earny, which checks for price drops on items users bought and then asks retailers like Target or Amazon for a refund, raises $9M Series A led by Mayfield   —  Have you ever bought something only to see it go on sale the next day?  —  It may seem like bad luck, but you're often still entitled to get that discount.
Dec 5, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ron Miller / TechCrunch:
IBM unveils Power9 chip and systems built for AI and machine learning, claims an increase for workloads on common AI frameworks by up to almost 4x   —  In a world that requires increasing amounts of compute power to handle the resource-intensive demands of workloads like artificial intelligence …
Dec 5, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Marketing tech company Zeta Global acquires commenting service Disqus, source says for ~$90M   —  Marketing tech company Zeta Global is making good use of its recent $140 million Series F funding round.  After acquiring Boomtrain earlier this year, the company today announced it has acquired Disqus …
Dec 5, 2017, 9:05 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Berlin-based Contentful, which makes software to manage content across digital platforms and devices, raises $28M Series C led by General Catalyst   —  There has been a veritable explosion of connected devices that people are using these days to interact with apps and the internet …
Dec 4, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Target launches its own in-app mobile payments system on iOS and Android with debut of Wallet feature   —  As promisedearlier, Target today launched its own mobile payments system with the introduction of “Wallet” in the Target app.  Wallet, as the name implies, allows Target shoppers in-store …
Dec 4, 2017, 3:55 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Code.org, the non-profit that aims to increase access to computer science education, raises $12M from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Infosys, and PwC   —  Code.org, the non-profit organization that aims to increase access to computer science education, has raised $12 million …
Dec 4, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook launches Messenger Kids, a standalone messaging app that lets kids under 13 chat with friends and family approved by their parents, on iOS in the US   —  For the first time, Facebook is opening up to children under age 13 with a privacy-focused app designed to neutralize child predator threats …
Dec 4, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context

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