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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
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Unity Finally Releases Its Long Promised User Interface Creator   —  Good news, everyone!  —  Once upon a time, Unity promised to overhaul the way developers would build user interfaces in their Unity-powered games.  This was roughly around the time man discovered fire*.
Nov 26, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Ex-Pixar And Twitter Exec Ali Rowghani Joins Y Combinator As A Part-Time Partner   —  After parting ways with Twitter back in June, Ali Rowghani has found a new (part-time) home: Y Combinator.  —  YC has just announced that Rowghani will join their ranks as a part-time partner …
Nov 6, 2014, 8:25 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Google Play Books improves non-fiction reading with “Skim” mode, “Quick bookmarks” tool, and notes browsing   —  Google Play Books Updated To Make It A Better eReader For Students, Chefs, And Others Who Read Huge Books  —  Most eReader apps tend to be built …
Oct 30, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Reddit Acquires Alien Blue, The Most Popular Unofficial Reddit App   —  If you're even kind of active on reddit, you probably know of Alien Blue.  As far as perusing reddit on iOS goes, it's pretty much the undisputed champ.  —  It seems reddit would agree.
Oct 15, 2014, 7:45 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Arduino Is Building A Sub-$1000 3D Printer   —  There is by no means a shortage of teams working on low-cost 3D printers.  Kickstarter is absolutely overflowing with them.  But, as many of those teams quickly realize, shipping hardware is hard.  —  A challenger approaches!
Sep 30, 2014, 9:50 PMIn context

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