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Any.do, a note-taking and list-making app for mobile devices, has partnered with Ginger Keyboard to enable users of the latter to quickly make lists using the former.
Announced today, the integration brings Any.do functionality directly within Ginger Keyboard’s Smart Bar, which lets you switch apps …Ginger
Today, GoPro announced that it was working on an array that combines 6 GoPro Hero cameras for spherical shots all at once. CEO Nick Woodman says that when Facebook bought Oculus, the ‘gauntlet was dropped’ and GoPro started work on a spherical setup that could generate content for virtual reality …Virtual Reality
Facebook says today that it’s expanding access to the new payments feature introduced in Facebook Messenger earlier this year to those located in New York City and the surrounding metro area. The feature, which allows friends to send and receive money using Facebook’s messaging app on iOS and …Facebook
After several years of quiet development, Apple is readying a major new iOS initiative codenamed “Proactive,” which will leverage Siri, Contacts, Calendar, Passbook, and third-party apps to create a viable competitor to Google Now for Android devices. Like Google Now, Proactive will automatically …Google
When you get cut off by a reckless driver, what’s your best recourse? A beep of the horn, flash of the high beams or flick of the middle finger might offer fleeting satisfaction. But that nut job of a driver is still on the road.
Nexar wants to change that by giving people the power to slap a …Road Rage
Three weeks ago, DJI became the most valuable consumer drone company on earth when the venture capital firm Accel invested $75 million in the company. Today the partnership between the two parties deepens, with the announcement of the Skyfund, a joint initiative to invest in drone startups and more …Venture Capital
On August 29, 2012 a US drone fired five rockets over Khashamir in eastern Yemen, killing Salim bin Ali Jaber and Walid Abdullah bin Ali Jaber. The …Germany
It's no longer enough to throw on a big, poofy gown, grab a bouquet of roses and walk down the aisle if you want your big day to stand out...Robots
Managing and trading shifts is one of the most onerous tasks faced by retail employees, especially since many don’t have set hours. Shift Messenger, a Y Combinator alum, launched earlier this year to give workers a communication tool specifically designed to help them manage their schedules. Now …Startups
Many brands now rely on location-based marketing, which sends consumers ads based on which stores or venues are nearby. Founded by former Googlers, Ubimo incorporates additional data points, including weather and local events, to make ads more relevant and result in higher conversion rates.
Based in …Startups
Airware makes a flexible drone operating system. DJI makes the top consumer drones. But they need to bundle up with industry-specific hardware and software makers to sell whole commercial drone packages to big construction, oil, and insurance companies.
So by some cosmic coincidence, both are …Venture Capital
HP this week signed a definitive agreement to acquire ConteXtream, a provider of OpenDaylight-based SDNs for service providers.
Terms of the deal were …IDG
If there were an app that limited your Periscope intake to 15 seconds, would you be interested? Think of it like a live-streaming Instagram, with a little Vine tossed in.
Outcast is a new app for iOS that allows live-streaming, but not to the extent of Periscope or Meerkat. Instead of just …Outcast
Google Should be Afraid of Outbrain
TL;DR — Outbrain has built a native advertising powerhouse that risks upsetting Google, especially given that …Google
Resistance is futile when it comes to Facebook. If your feature benefits the social network’s 1.44 billion users, it doesn’t care if you built it for a smaller audience first. Whether it’s Twitter’s Follow button and verified profiles, or Snapchat’s disappearing photos you can draw on, Facebook …Facebook
ReCode, the news website led by the veteran journalists Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, is being acquired by Vox Media, a deal that reflects the turmoil among digital organizations focused on covering the tech industry.
The all-stock deal, financial terms of which were not disclosed, would give …Kara Swisher
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Consider for a moment the idea that by 2016, 2 billion global citizens will be tilting their necks down to learn, play and produce with their smartphones (according to eMarketer). They are …Mobile Apps
Gigaom is getting another shot. Knowingly Corp, an Austin-based startup, has purchased the tech site that suddenly shuttered in March, and plans to …GigaOM
A big glossy profile of Snapchat was published in Bloomberg this morning, and from the start, it sets out to elucidate that this is a company that, despite its youth and rambunctious attitude, is ready to become a serious business. There isn't a ton of new information on exactly how big Snapchat is …Advertising
A new report from 9to5Mac claims iOS 9 will have support for Force Touch features, as well as haptic feedback, and that both of those will be included in the iPhone 6 hardware successor coming this fall. This isn’t the first time we’ve heard about the iPhone 6s (or whatever it ends up being called …iPhone
Twitter has been engaged in an ongoing series of talks to acquire Flipboard, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation, in an all-stock deal that would value the company at over $1 billion.
Those discussions, which have been pushed by Twitter CFO Anthony Noto, have been taking …Personalized News
You’re still here? Good, because I will share the amazing aspects of the Bebop, and I will definitely share some of the not-so-amazing aspects of the …Bebop
by Nikki Ralston
I caught up with Hillel Fuld, a tech marketer, social media maven and startup mentor, to learn what makes a great startup and get his …Startups
Editor’s note: Raghav Sharma is Co-founder and CEO of GuideVine, which helps consumers find and engage with financial advisers. He was an entrepreneur, consultant and banker in previous lives.
In the tech world, everyone aspires to “kill” something.
At least, that is what you would think from the …Business Technology
Line, the Japanese messaging app with 205 million active users, is continuing its push into entertainment services after it began testing a standalone $2 per month music streaming app.
Line Music is being trialled in Thailand, where Line has carried out a series of other pilots related to its shift …Japan
Tying searches to in-store sales may help Google sell more mobile ads. Photo: Associated Press
May 21, 2015 11:02 a.m. ET
Google Inc. …Google
What if you could avoid pre-roll advertisements for irrelevant products?
That’s the dream that Gameit is trying to turn into a reality.
The app is an ecommerce platform that only shows you an advertisement on a product that you’re interested in buying. The advertisements are recycled from the brand’s …Advertising
Is that a message from some rando, a spammer, or the nice guy you met yesterday? Facebook Messenger wants to give you some clues before you consider responding. The app will now surface publicly shared biographical info like current city and job title at the top of message threads from people you …Facebook
Text-to-video production startup Wibbitz announced an $8 million series B raise today. NantMobile led the round, putting in $6 million to expand Wibbitz’s video platform.
Wibbitz takes text-based articles from publishers and generates video content using the publisher’s pictures, video clips, or …Startups
We’ve all been there. You’re in a pinch at work and an email or a text just isn’t going to cut it. But instead of quickly connecting with the person …Phones