Evie is bringing its app search technology to a new location on your phone. The startup has partnered with Verizon (which owns TechCrunch) to launch a new product called AppFlash. Like Evies existing app launcher, AppFlash helps users find content and services across different apps and Evie is...
Venture debt has been much in the news lately. Earlier this month, for example, we learned that ModCloth, an online company that sells vintage womens apparel, is being acquired by Jet.com for less than investors poured into the company largely because ModCloth was tripped up by unsecured bank...
The MLB.com At Bat and NHL iOSapplications have been updated today to take advantage of one of the new, but still under-the-radar features available inthe just-launched version of Apples mobile operating system, iOS 10.3: personalized home screen icons. Thats right you now can replace either of these apps...
AWS continues to add yet more software and services to build out its revenues and touchpoints with businesses that already use its cloud infrastructure for storage and to host and administer servicesand apps. The latest product, launching today, is Amazon Connect, a cloud-based contact center solution. AWS said...
An advert for London estate agents Marsh and Parsons is to be removed after members of the public called it out for sexism. SEE ALSO: People are calling for this 'sexist' and 'degrading' advert to be removed The text of the advert appears to describe the pictured woman as...
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Googles desirefor its search engine to become more deeply integrated into the iOS operating system got a big push today the company says that its previously standalone keyboard appGboard is now being bundled with its main iOS Search app. This change was announced alongside a handful of new...
Googles side of the story in its patent and trade secret case against Uber is pretty damning Google alleges that a former employee ofits self-driving car unit, Anthony Levandowski, stole thousands of sensitive documents on his way out the door to lead Ubers self-driving efforts. But, as an...
Waze is going to help you get your coffee, donuts and breakfast food constructions faster, with a new Order Ahead feature that lets you do exactly that: order Dunkin Donuts food ahead of time to pick up when you get to the restaurant. Dunkin calls itself the first...
I did a bad thing. I opened a bad file and it borked my PC. So now, in concordance with the grand tradition of frustrated tech bloggers calling on enormous companies to conform to their wishes, here is my rant on how terrible computers are Windows ones, this...
Do you like space? Do you like looking at it, wishing you were there instead of here, perhaps? Well NASA just did something that will make your day. The U.S. space agency launched a new web-based search engine for much of its catalog of images, video and audio...
Facebook has finallycapped off its strategy of cloning Snapchats USP by slottinga camera-first, ephemeral multimedia sharing feature intoits entire social sharing estate. Today its flicked the official switch onaglobal rollout of the feature inthe main Facebook app,where these disappearing Stories are pinned to contactsabove the News Feed thereby...
Fake photos are everywhere.Image: Christopher Mineses/MashableWhen Sarah Krasley Kickstarted her customizable bathing suit line, she faced an ethical dilemma: should she Photoshop her models if her company mission was to make women feel more comfortable in swimwear? She went searching for some guidance online, but came up short....
Summer is soon approaching, which means that it’s getting warmer, and that your mailbox will probably receive a wedding invitation or two (or more) over the coming weeks. If you’re lucky you may even be in the wedding party, and if you’re really lucky you might even be the...
Image: Barry's BootcampSnapchat needs to make more money, sure. But even more than that, the now-public company needs to attract more advertisers even to its lower cost ad options in hopes of turning them into big spenders and cementing the app as a must-buy digital ad platform. To...
Doctors diagnosed baby Conner Armstrong with Trisomy 18 while he was still in the womb. The rare genetic disorder means he was born with an extra 18th chromosome which caused severe birth defects. When his parents, Christopher and Patricia Armstrong, were given the news that their son would likely...
Toyota and NTT, one of Japans largest carriers, are teaming up to work on connected vehicle technology, with an agreement to work together on research and development in this emerging area. The team-up makes a lot of sense, since both carriers and automakers are looking to maximize the...
One of my favorite breakfast foods of all time is biscuits. Heck, biscuits are delicious any time of day, not just for breakfast. From biscuits and gravy, to chicken and biscuits, to biscuits paired with just some simple butter they’re all delicious. I’ve tried making biscuits a few...
London-based social impact acceleratorBethnal Green Ventures, which backs pre-seed startups with ideas forusing tech to tackle social and/or environmental problems, has taken 1.3 million in funding from three social tech and innovation funders: Big Society Capital, Nominet Trust and Nesta. BVG says its intention with the new raise,...
Earlier this month, Sarah Silverman tweeted about a new website called Make Tweets Great Again that had sprung up to give money to the ACLU every time President Donald Trump dropped a tweet bomb from his personal account. HA! This is great- every time the Orange one...