All posts tagged "Mobile"

  • Verizon Q2 misses on declining sales of $30.5B, beats with EPS of $0.94

    Verizon yesterday announced a landmark deal to purchase Yahoo’s core business for $4.83 billion , but judging from its just-released second quarter earnings report , the telecom giant continues to feel the pressure of declines in its legacy business....

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Will photo art phenom Prisma raise or get bought?

    Prisma morphs your photos into fine art like Picasso or Mondrian, and it’s blowing up the iOS app charts. Today it came out in unofficial APK beta on Android . But what will be the fate of...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Facebook snatches up team from Eyegroove, a musical selfie app

    The team from a startup called Eyegroove , a “musical selfie” app, has joined Facebook. According to a message on the company’s website, most of the small team who worked on the app will now be focused...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Tilt dives into one payments

    Here’s a sentence you might not have expected to read: a service built around crowdfunding is building in a one-to-one payments option in what might be one of the most increasingly crowded spaces in the U.S. That’s...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Shyp’s business efforts ramp up with bulk shipments and new pricing

    For the past two years, Shyp has been ramping up its efforts to appeal to businesses as a go-to, more simplified shipping service. That started off with a big partnership with eBay to help sellers ship their...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Mobile ad startup AppLovin in talks for $1.5 billion acquisition

    Mobile ad startup AppLovin is in talks with a Chinese buyer for an acquisition of around $1.5 billion, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the company. We have not confirmed the identity of the acquirer. The...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Authentication startup Auth0 raises $15M as it beefs up security features

    “Identity-as-a-service” startup Auth0 (pronounced “auth zero”) has raised $15 million in Series B funding. CEO Jon Gelsey said that for many website and mobile app developers, integrating with different login systems can turn into a big headache...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Pokémon Go cracks down on cheaters with lifetime bans

    Pokémon Go cheaters will now be permanently banned from playing the popular game, according to updated wording in the game’s terms of service . Niantic Labs, the game’s developer, writes that accounts can be banned for cheating,...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Google launches Family Library, a way for families to share Google Play purchases

    Google officially announced this morning the launch of “Family Library ” – a program that allows up to six family members to share their purchases from Google Play across devices. This includes the ability to share music,...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • What’s this whole email thing about anyway?

    What do you know about the Clinton email scandal? If you’re anything like me, not much – yet! Let’s take a stroll into our political Swamp of Sadness where both parties are currently mired. One candidate became...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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