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2014-04-21 23:09:01

Facebook Designs, frequent design muse of TechCrunch And Smashing Magazine, does something radical; co-brands with new fan page app to teach regular business owners how to market on Facebook and run beautiful social marketing campaigns. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 22Social, a San Diego social media marketing company, has just launched a solution to a common dilemma many tech-unsavvy small business owners run into: "How In The World Do I Make A Great Website (*breathe* 2 second pause) For...

2014-03-21 23:23:37

NetCom Learning an Exhibitor at Popular IT TechCrunch Competition & Meetup New York City, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 NetCom Learning is exhibiting at two TechCrunch events in Washington, DC on March 18th and in New York City on March 20th. NetCom will be offering a variety of promotions on information technology training courses in addition to networking with technology entrepreneurs. Promotions include PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) training for $999 when enrolled by March...

Titan Aerospace Deal Could Give Facebook A Drone-Based Internet
2014-03-04 13:42:14

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook is focused on blanketing the world with Internet, and it may be poised with taking the next step in reaching underdeveloped areas where it has yet to become available. The social network is reportedly in talks to acquire Titan Aerospace for as much as $60 million, TechCrunch reports. If the acquisition goes through, Facebook can launch a fleet of drones to orbit certain areas to supply Internet to those areas. It will go a long...

Twitter May Deal 'Cards' Into Its Feed For Next Redesign
2014-02-12 13:37:23

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Twitter is once again testing some changes to its appearance and may move the timeline aside in favor of cards that will fill the screen in columns instead of the single, chronological feed that appears in the current timeline. The new design was first noticed by Mashable's assistant features editor Matt Petronzio. The card design makes photos, videos and other media more prominent in the feed. The card design might disrupt the...

Google Buys AI Startup DeepMind
2014-01-27 16:20:13

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Everyone is thinking about artificial intelligence of late, and Google just snapped up London-based startup DeepMind to gain an edge in this market. The acquisition occurred for a reported $400 million, Re/code reports. Some reports put the price tag up over $500 million, as reported by TechCrunch. DeepMind was founded by neuroscientist Demis Hassabis with partners Shane Legg and Mustafa Suleyman. DeepMind combines techniques from...

2014-01-09 23:23:38

TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield Challenger, Atlas Wearables, the Fitness Wristband that Accurately Identifies and Tracks Workouts Based on Motion, Opens Pre-Orders at CES Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Atlas, the only wearable fitness device that identifies and tracks exercises, today announced their participation in the TechCrunch Battlefield at CES and the launch of pre-orders through Indiegogo. Only 15 start-ups were selected by TechCrunch to compete and showcase their product...

AOL Selling Winamp And Shoutcast To Radionomy
2014-01-02 16:17:59

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Brussels, Belgium-based Radionomy is reportedly the proud owner of the newly-acquired Winamp and Shoutcast properties, which it acquired from AOL. The news was first reported by TechCrunch, which is owned by AOL. AOL had considered shutting down Winamp and Shoutcast legacy digital music services, but held the closure, pending a sale. It was originally believed that Microsoft would buy the two properties. The deal remains unconfirmed....

More, And Perhaps Less, Coming To Your Facebook News Feed
2013-12-03 14:46:21

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a bid to make the News Feed more relevant, Facebook is making changes to put both more and less in the stream, based on preferences. Facebook will soon change the "Hide All" button to "Unfollow" and has already made tweaks to bring news that is more interesting to the top of feeds. Facebook's plan to replace "Hide All" with an "Unfollow" button was first reported by TechCrunch on Dec 2. The "Unfollow" button is most likely a change...

2013-11-26 08:20:44

LONDON, BERLIN and SAN FRANCISCO, November 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - TechCrunch Disrupt Award winner and cities worldwide interested in revolutionary bike sharing platform - Secures 7-figure investment from Horizons Ventures and Otto Capital LOCK8 (http://www.lock8.me), winners of Techcrunch Disrupt Battlefield Europe, is rolling out to connect cities as ideal partner for bike sharing schemes. The GPS/GSM chip integrated in the LOCK8...

2013-10-28 12:26:35

BERLIN, October 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Danish eye tracking company The Eye Tribe demonstrates the world's first truly affordable eye tracking device, and promise free eye trackers to developers with great ideas for use cases. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131028/648669 ) Award winning startup The Eye Tribe demonstrates their $99 eye tracker on 29 October at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe in the Hardware Alley. Their newly launched pre-order campaign...