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TechCrunch:
iOS 9 And OS X El Capitan Are Now Available To All As Public Betas   —  As announced at WWDC last month, Apple is making a beta of its newly updated mobile operating system, iOS 9, available to the general public for testing starting today, alongside the beta version of OS X El Capitan, its updated desktop OS.
Jul 9, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Android Wear Gets New Watchfaces From Hello Kitty, Angry Birds, And 15 Other Mega Brands   —  In the battle between Android Wear and the Apple Watch, each watch platform only has so many unique advantages.  —  One of Android Wear's bigger bulletpoints: it can run totally custom third party watch faces.
Jun 22, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Android Wear's Second Big Update Is Coming: Gestures, WiFi, And Better UI In The Next Few Weeks   —  Word around the rumor mill was that Android Wear was about to get a pretty big update — and sure enough, such an update is officially on the way.  —  Here's whats new...  Wrist Flicking Gestures:
Apr 20, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
YouTube is experimenting with 4K resolution, 60 FPS video on a limited selection of clips   —  YouTube Is Experimenting With Ultra High Def, Ultra Smooth Video Playback — Here Are The Examples  —  Just a few months back, YouTube bumped up the quality of the videos it hosts by allowing for gorgeous, 60 FPS video playback.
Mar 27, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Meerkat's Series B investors includes an array of Hollywood names along with lead Greylock   —  Meerkat Confirms It Raised A Round Led By Greylock, Josh Elman Joins Meerkat's Board  —  Late last week, our own Jordan Crook reported that Meerkat, the trendy, Twitter-centric livestreaming app …
Mar 26, 2015, 4:50 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Apple Just Had The Most Profitable Quarter Of Any Company Ever   —  Apple had a pretty good quarter.  —  And by “pretty good,” I mean it was the biggest quarter in history.  And not just for Apple.  For any company.  Ever.  —  This page charts the past record holders.
Jan 27, 2015, 9:55 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Gogoro lays foundation for a smart battery swapping infrastructure with a new electric scooter   —  After Raising $150 Million In Stealth Mode, What The Heck Is Gogoro?  —  In 2011, Gogoro raised $50 million.  Three years later, another $100 million.  And yet, no one seems to have any idea what the heck Gogoro does.
Jan 5, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Xbox One To Get Pandora, Vevo, Popcornflix And More Apps This Week   —  Microsoft might have said that they're done shipping their big Xbox One software updates for the year — but that doesn't mean they can't release a few new toys in the form of apps.  —  The company has just announced five …
Dec 19, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Sidecar Follows The Competition, Starts Charging A $1 “RideSafe” Fee   —  Last year, Uber introduced a “Safe Rides” fee that added a $1 charge to uberX fares.  This fee, they said, was meant to help them cover the cost of background checks, vehicle screenings, and “the development of safety features.”
Dec 10, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Google's YouTube App For Android Updated With Material Design, Adds Search Filters   —  Slowly but surely, Google is updating each of its own Android applications to fit in with Android's new “Material Design” motif.  —  The latest one to get the makeover treatment: YouTube.
Dec 10, 2014, 8:05 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Harry Shum on TalkEasy app, which helps people with hearing impairment  —  At Microsoft's Hackathon, Shum assembled a team to develop TalkEasy, an app that transcribes speech into real-time text to help people with hearing loss communicate.
Hootsuite:
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Zoho:
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