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Pinterest crosses 200 million monthly active users

Pinterest said today it now has 200 million monthly active users, up from 150 million a little under a year ago. In April, the company said it hit 175 million monthly active users, so it seems it’s been able to grow pretty methodically in the past year or so. That’s going to be a good sign for the c...

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Essential Phone now on sale at Sprint stores

Essential’s first phone, the aptly named Phone, is now available in Sprint retail stores. The retail availability follows pre-orders and sales via web and Essential’s own online store, and will provide the first opportunity many potential customers have to get their hands on the device. Despite some...

Business / Social - 5 days ago

Spotify launches an iMessage app for texting songs to friends

Spotify has quietly launched its own iMessage application that let you text songs to friends with just a few taps. The new app hasn’t been officially announced, but appears to be similar in functionality to Spotify’s Messenger app, which went live earlier this spring as one of Messenger’s new chat e...

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Clinch raises $3M for personalized video ads

Clinch goals to create video advertisements personalised for every viewer, and it’s raised $three million to deliver that know-how to the USA. It’s not the one personalised video advert know-how available on the market, however CEO OuncesEtzioni argued, “No one is doing what we’re doing.” By that, h...

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Metacert’s Paul Walsh on ICOs, phishing, and the future of fake news

Metacert is an organization that hunts down and kills pretend information. Created by Paul Walsh, it might assess whether or not or not a hyperlink is reliable and warn you earlier than you click on. Additional, he’s discovered nice traction with ICO creators who're utilizing the software program to...

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RealtyShares raises $28 million for commercial real estate investing

Business actual property is usually a profitable funding, however it may be arduous to provide you with the cash to purchase a stake within the first place. That’s the thought behind RealtyShares, a platform which swimming pools collectively debt and fairness investments for flats, workplace buildin...

Business / Social - 5 days ago

Snapchat brings Bitmoji to the real world with World Lenses

Snapchat’s World Lens feature applies filters intelligently to the world around you using augmented reality and your smartphone’s camera, and now you the app is adding support for Bitmoji to the feature. This means you can take those animated avatars of yourself and drop them into your surroundings....

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Google’s Pixel 2 is launching on October 4

Google is launching the successor to its Pixel smartphone on October 4, as confirmed by a new advertising campaign and official landing page citing the date, and suggesting that anyone who is “thinking about changing phones” tune in for more information coming on October 4. The landing page asks for...

by DailyPost - 6 days ago

Senator Franken asks Apple for privacy guarantees around Face ID data

A friendly letter from Senator Al Franken (D-MN) to Apple requests that the latter provide a few more details on the tech behind its Face ID system, which allows users to unlock their iPhone X using facial recognition. It’s very far from a nastygram; the Senator pretty clearly just wants to cover a...