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    Caller ID App Truecaller Eyes US Market | Crunch Report

    Samsung's profits are in decline for the seventh quarter straight, fitness tracker Human shares data anonymously all over the globe, Groupon starts its own delivery and takeout service, Top Gear crew signs deal with Amazon Prime.

    Caller ID App Truecaller Eyes US Market | Crunch Report
  • Mozilla CEO Sends Angry Open Letter To Microsoft Over Changing Windows 10 Browser Defaults

    Mozilla CEO Sends Angry Open Letter To Microsoft Over Changing Windows 10 Browser Defaults

    With Edge in Windows 10, Microsoft has finally delivered a capable browser to replace the aging Internet Explorer. Microsoft likes Windows 10 so much, it makes Edge the default browser in Windows 10, even when you’re updating from a system that previously used Chrome or Firefox as the default. Read More

  • GAO To Congress: Revisit Privacy Concerns Over Facial Recognition Technology

    GAO To Congress: Revisit Privacy Concerns Over Facial Recognition Technology

    Today, Senator Al Franken announced a new report by the GAO on the use of facial recognition technology. Franken has been on the side of looking into the privacy implications on that type of tech and says today that the report shows that there needs to be a set of federal standards in place before widely adopted. Read More

  • Wasting Time With The Joneses Crunch Network

    Wasting Time With The Joneses

    Starting a company is like attempting to bend the world to your will. There are obstacles at every turn, and it’s never easy. Fundraising is one of those huge obstructions. Not only is the process of finding the true believers akin to finding the proverbial needle in the haystack, it’s also incredibly distracting. Read More

  • MobileIron Drops 6% After Beating On Revenue And Profit In Q2

    MobileIron Drops 6% After Beating On Revenue And Profit In Q2

    After reporting an earnings beat earlier today, shares of mobile device management firm MobileIron fell roughly 6 percent during regular trading. The firm reported $34.8 million in revenue, resulting in an adjusted loss of $0.25 per share. Investors had expected $33.68 million in revenue, and adjusted profit of negative $0.27 per share. The firm beat on both revenue and profit. Read More

  • LinkedIn Beats Analyst Estimates With $712M In Q2 Revenue

    LinkedIn Beats Analyst Estimates With $712M In Q2 Revenue

    LinkedIn’s earnings today beat analyst expectations in dramatic fashion, sending the stock up as much as 14 percent in extended trading after it released its second-quarter results. The company reported earnings of 55 cents per share and revenue of $712 million. Analysts estimated that the company would bring in 30 cents per share on $680.3 million in revenue. However, the company… Read More

  • ScopeAR Beams An Expert To You Through Augmented Reality

    ScopeAR Beams An Expert To You Through Augmented Reality

    Everyone needs an expert sometimes; a helping hand to point you in the right direction so you can get the job done. Maybe you’re a mechanic working on an exotic car. You know everything there is to know about cars in general — but only a handful of people really know this car. Alas, they’re all on the other side of the planet. Read More

  • NewSchools Venture Fund Launches An Ed Tech Accelerator With A Focus on Science Learning

    NewSchools Venture Fund Launches An Ed Tech Accelerator With A Focus on Science Learning

    NewSchools Venture Fund, a venture philanthropy organization that has backed more than 400 charter schools and educational technology for more than 15 years, has just opened a new startup accelerator with an initial focus on science. They’re offering $1.5 million in grants, and their first project is a Science Learning Challenge. That’s for companies and nonprofits that are… Read More

  • KPCB’s John Doerr Is Coming To Disrupt SF

    KPCB’s John Doerr Is Coming To Disrupt SF

    John Doerr joined the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers 25 years ago, but it didn’t take him nearly so long to cement his status as a legend in the industry. Doerr’s career in tech began in 1974 at the chipmaker Intel, where he held roles in engineering, marketing, management and sales. He later founded a software company called Silicon Compilers and… Read More

  • Fashion Startup Everlane Arrives On Mobile With An App Catering To Its Biggest Fans

    Fashion Startup Everlane Arrives On Mobile With An App Catering To Its Biggest Fans

    Everlane, the fashion shopping site focused on selling high-quality apparel at lower prices than traditional designer retail, has today made the move to mobile. The company has now launched its first native smartphone application with the launch of Everlane on iOS, which allows shoppers to browse and buy its luxury items right from their phone. Read More

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