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Truecaller raises $18.8M in Sequoia-led round, partners with Yelp to evolve caller ID

Truecaller is on a roll. The Swedish startup’s reverse-lookup phone directory is a big hit in emerging markets and the Middle East, and it’s seeing …

Square merchants are increasingly using Androids, not iPhones, for payments

Square often seems like Apple’s long-lost cousin. Square designed its first payment products Reader and Stand around iOS products, and the two …

Mozilla Releases Beta of Firefox for Windows 8 Touch

Mozilla has finally released a beta version of its Firefox for Windows 8 Touch browser, which is ready for users to download, test and subsequently share feedback and file any bugs (hat/tip Engadget).<p>The beta has a new tile-based Firefox start screen with one-tap access to Top Sites, Bookmarks and …

Google sponsors Code Club teacher training programme

Google is bankrolling a new initiative to train primary school teachers in coding<p>Google is investing £120,000 in a new initiative to help primary school teachers in the UK prepare for the government's new computing curriculum.<p>The programme will be led by Code Club, a network of over 1,875 …

Tesla Teams Up With Rdio in Europe

It’s been a while since Tesla integrated Slacker Radio in its US cars for users to stream music easily via a voice command. Unfortunately Slacker didn’t have the licensing rights for music in Europe, which meant that Tesla’s cars in the region didn’t have such a feature — though that’s set to …

Time To Buy Social Networks? Twitter, LinkedIn Down But Not Out

This week, two social network wunderkinds, Twitter and LinkedIn, saw their stock crash after Wall Street didn’t like what it heard of quarterly earnings. Twitter, in its first earnings report as a public company, surprised investors with slowed user growth. Meanwhile, LinkedIn gave an unexpectedly …

Amazon's 'Flow' uses your iPhone's camera to make a shopping list

Earlier this week, Amazon brought its "Flow" image recognition technology to the retailer's main iOS app. The feature, which has long been available as a standalone utility, lets iPhone users add products to their Amazon shopping list simply by capturing them with the device's built-in camera. Flow …

One day you won’t need a badge to enter your building, just a SIM card

Employees of Telus(s tu) just got access to the latest in building-security technology, and it just happens to be in their smartphones. The Canadian …

This concept car uses its own reconnaissance drone to spot traffic jams

The idea of receiving traffic updates on your sat nav may suddenly seem tawdry next to this more futuristic alternative dreamed up by Renault: If you're driving along in its "KWID" concept car and you're worried about jams up ahead, you simply launch a quadrocopter drone from the car's roof, send …

Y Combinator-Backed Sendwithus Offers A/B Testing And Analytics Tools For Email Marketers

Sendwithus aims to bring optimization and A/B testing to marketers and anyone else sending out targeted promotional emails.<p>The company, which is part of the current class of Y Combinator-incubated startups, was founded by Matt Harris and Brad Van Vugt. Harris told me that Sendwithus emerged from …

LG special event Feb. 13: Will the G Pro 2 be unveiled?

LG is slated to host a press event on February 13 where it's expected to show off the follow-up to its Optimus G Pro.<p>The company sent out invites to Korea-based reporters on Friday. CNET sister site ZDNet Korea received an invite. The image shows only a door creeping open, footsteps, and the …

OpenTable goes beyond reservations, opens private beta for new dining payments service

OpenTable may soon make getting out of a restaurant just as easy as getting in.<p>After teasing the service back in September, OpenTable last night revealed new details about its “pilot” payment program — a feature which lets users pay for their meals via the app.<p>Kashyap Deorah, the general management …

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