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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Verizon acquires Sensity Systems to add LED light control to its IoT platform, ThingSpace; Sensity Systems had raised $75M from Cisco, GE, and others   —  While Verizon continues to work towards closing its acquisition of Yahoo to boost its media and consumer Internet business …
Sep 13, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
CrunchBase Pro service debuts for $29/month with more advanced search, market trend analytics, and lists for tracking industries, people, companies, investors   —  Today, live on the TechCrunch Disrupt stage, CrunchBase announced CrunchBase Pro, a major update to its heavily used startup database.
Sep 12, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Facebook announces Messenger now allows payments natively in its 30K chat bots, adds support for webviews in bot conversations   —  Sep 12, 2016, 9:22 amSep 12, 2016, 12:00 pm  —  Facebook today filled the biggest hole in its chatbot platform.  Messenger bots can accept payments natively …
Sep 12, 2016, 1:13 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's head of Messenger David Marcus says that out of Messenger's 1B users, 300M are active users of its audio and video calling features   —  Phase 1: Kill SMS.  Phase 2: Kill Skype, FaceTime, and your phone.  Phase 3: Profit?  Facebook is making strides towards becoming …
Sep 12, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Xiaomi's Android set-top box, Mi Box, to launch as soon as October for less than $100 and will be its first mainstream product on sale in the US   —  There's much anticipation about Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi's long-awaited entry into the U.S. market.  And we don't have long to wait.  Kinda.
Sep 6, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Hike, an Indian WhatsApp rival, raises a $175M Series D round led by Tencent and Foxconn at a $1.4B valuation   —  India has a new tech unicorn.  Hike, a four-year-old messaging app, today announced that it has closed $175 million in funding led by new investors Chinese internet giant Tencent and manufacturing firm Foxconn.
Aug 16, 2016, 6:25 AMIn context
Lucia Maffei / TechCrunch:
You don't need a Google+ profile to post reviews on Play Store anymore   —  The Google Play Store will not require you to have a Google+ account to write reviews anymore.  —  In an email to TechCrunch, Google confirmed the news that “a G+ profile is no longer needed to post a review.”
Aug 12, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook rolls out new code to nullify adblock workaround introduced by Adblock Plus   —  Adblock Plus launched a workaround to Facebook's ad block bypass today that ham-handedly removes posts from friends and Pages, not just ads, according to a statement provided by Facebook to TechCrunch.
Aug 11, 2016, 9:50 PMIn context
Sarah Buhr / TechCrunch:
Sources: AR motorcycle helmet startup Skully effectively shuts down after co-founders are forced out, but remaining leadership still hopes to get new funding   —  Last week TechCrunch came to you with the [dramatic departure]()of AR helmet maker Skully's CEO and co-founder Marcus Weller …
Jul 27, 2016, 2:05 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Source: Niantic postponed Pokémon Go Japan launch after internal communication from McDonald's Japan, the game's sponsor, detailing the launch leaked   —  Game-maker Niantic has postponed today's scheduled launch of Pokémon Go in Japan following an email leak.
Jul 19, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context

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