Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 2687:

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Amazon begins rewarding some top performing Alexa Skill devs with direct payments, starting with makers of voice apps in “Games, Trivia, & Accessories” category   —  Amazon has quietly launched a new program that will directly pay developers building high-quality Alexa skills …
May 16, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Spotify, Deezer, Rocket Internet, others sign letter to European Commission urging antitrust action against Apple and Google   —  Brussels urged to take action against those abusing mobile and app store dominance  —  Read next … Spotify and a host of European internet businesses have called …
May 5, 2017, 4:40 PMIn context
Ben Lovejoy / 9to5Google:
G Data report: 350 new malware instances are discovered on Android every hour, 750K+ found in Q1; most of the malware is discovered in third-party app stores   —  Security company G Data says that a new piece of Android malware is discovered every 10 seconds.
May 5, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple updates its analytics service with new metrics showing how apps get discovered   —  Apple yesterday updated its App Analytics service for mobile app developers on iTunes Connect, which will now offer more detail on how users found an app - whether through browsing or searching the App Store …
May 4, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Juli Clover / MacRumors:
Apple App Store revenue up 40% YoY, sets quarterly record, with Services, including App Store, Music, Pay, iTunes and iCloud earning $7B in Q2   —  During today's earnings call for the second fiscal quarter of 2017 (first calendar quarter), Apple announced that its App Store revenue …
May 2, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Neil Hughes / AppleInsider:
Google Maps, Amazon, and eBay have pulled support for Apple Watch from their iOS apps   —  In recent months, major companies that offered dedicated Apple Watch apps have since abandoned the platform, quietly removing support for watchOS in updates submitted to the App Store.
May 1, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Gabriela Vatu / Softpedia News:
FalseGuide botnet malware, hidden in over 40 fake game companion guides, may have infected ~2M Android devices; apps have been removed from Google Play   —  Dozens of infected apps went under Google's radar  —  About 600,000 Android users have mistakenly installed malware on their devices straight …
Apr 26, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
Juli Clover / MacRumors:
Apple makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork apps for Mac and iOS free for all users; formerly they were free with the purchase of a new Mac or iOS device   —  Apple today updated several of its Mac and iOS apps, making them available for all Mac and iOS users for free.
Apr 18, 2017, 2:52 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple's Clips had 500K to 1M downloads in four days since launch, according to App Annie, meaning it didn't break into the top 20   —  In its first four days on the market, Apple's new social video editing app Clips reached between 500,000 and a million downloads, according to estimates from app store analytics firm App Annie.
Apr 12, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches Sprinkles, an iOS photo editing app that uses AI to suggest photo captions based on subject's emotion and age   —  Microsoft is getting into the “fun camera app” game with a new iOS application called Sprinkles, which has now earned a featured spot in the “New apps we love” section of the App Store.
Apr 4, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Meet the new Surface Pro  —  Delivers the most performance and battery life (up to 13.5 hours) in a laptop this thin and light.
VMware:
The Internet of Thieves?  Why IoT Urgently Needs to Be Secured  —  For those who are interested in the Internet of Things (IoT) and IT security, I recommend an insightful article from Fortune magazine, titled “Who to Blame for the Attack on the Internet.”
Zoho:
15 Untapped sources to drive quality traffic to your website  —  Most marketers have two goals in common: to attract more traffic and convert more leads.  More traffic translates to more visibility and profitability.
Worldpay:
Missed the VentureBeat subscriptions webinar with Ancestry.com?  —  Join us on-demand to explore how leaders in subscription pricing marry strategy and tech seamlessly to make the global leap.