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Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
UCSF and Cardiogram study: Apple Watch can detect hypertension with 82% accuracy and sleep apnea with 90% accuracy using Cardiogram's deep neural network   —  A new study out from health startup Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) suggests wearables like the Apple Watch …
Nov 14, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
HTC and Google cancel plans for the HTC Daydream VR standalone headset in western markets; Google says plans are still in place for a Lenovo Daydream headset   —  One of the only questions I've asked HTC VR execs consistently over the past several months is whether the Daydream version …
Nov 14, 2017, 1:00 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Tampa Connected Vehicle Pilot, launching in 2018, will outfit 1,600 cars, 10 buses, 10 streetcars with tech that communicates with roadways and other vehicles   —  Tampa's goal to become a smart city was on display on Monday, as the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority hosted …
Nov 13, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook kills off Messenger Day stories feature, replacing it with Facebook Stories inside Messenger, and kills off Facebook Direct ephemeral messaging   —  Facebook is cleaning up the redundancy in its Snapchat Stories clones.  Today Facebook is killing off the Messenger Day brand and merging …
Nov 13, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook launches collaborative Stories for Groups and Events   —  Facebook is combining its Snapchat Stories clone with features Snapchat can't match in a bid to boost usage.  Starting today, users of Facebook Groups and Events will be able to contribute to a Facebook Story visible to the rest …
Nov 13, 2017, 1:13 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
As part of a broader effort to diversify its revenue streams outside of streaming, Spotify is now selling beauty products through its partnership with Merchbar   —  Spotify, the $16 billion digital music “startup” that is hotly tipped for an IPO, continues to lay the groundwork to diversify its platform beyond basic streaming.
Nov 13, 2017, 9:10 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Carrier billing startup Boku to raise $60M at a post-money valuation of $164M in London IPO on November 20   —  Boku, the startup that partners with Apple in its rollout of carrier billing for the App Store, expects to raise £45 million ($60 million) on a post-money valuation of £125 million …
Nov 13, 2017, 6:15 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Uber says it's entered into an agreement with a consortium led by SoftBank and Dragoneer on a potential investment   —  Uber has agreed to move forward with the long-anticipated SoftBank Group investment, a spokesperson confirms to TechCrunch.  —  We've been provided the following statement.
Nov 12, 2017, 6:47 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Alibaba smashes its Singles Day record once again as sales hit $25.4B, a 39% increase over last year's sales total   —  Alibaba has set another Single's Day record after the e-commerce giant sold over $25 billion of product on the Chinese biggest online shopping date.
Nov 11, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Lucas Matney / TechCrunch:
Alibaba breaks its Singles Day record with sales reaching $18B after 12 hours, topping 2016 Singles Day sales of $17.8B   —  Update: Alibaba ended Single's Day with $25 billion in GMV  —  Well, it's 11/11 on the other side of the globe which means Alibaba is already raking in loads of cash from Singles Day …
Nov 11, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context

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