O2 Becomes Second UK Carrier To Turn On LTE; Will Go Live August 29, But With No iPhone Support

Looks like the honeymoon period for <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ee.co.uk">EE</a> and LTE in the UK is over. This morning, Telefonica's O2 announced that it would turn on its <a target="_blank"

Eyeing Potential Growth In Asia, Fab Raises $10M From Singaporean Telecom Giant SingTel

Amidst <a target="_blank" href="http://www.techmeme.com/130730/p24#a130730p24">layoffs,</a> and shortly following a new <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/06/18/fab-grabs-150-million-from-tence

The Pinterest Roadmap Revealed

The rise of Pinterest wasn't all cocktails and cupcakes. It conquered huge scaling challenges to become the world's keepsake box. Now as the we ditch the desktop for mobile, how will Pinterest evolve

ProfitBricks Drops Prices, Makes Big Claims About AWS And Its High Costs

Cloud provider <a target="_blank" href="http://www.profitbricks.com/">ProfitBricks</a> has dropped the price of its CPU cores and RAM by 50 percent, making the claim that essentially it is far cheaper

Zynga’s Threatened At Least One “… With Friends” Startup Before, And It Went Nowhere (So Far)

The news broke this morning that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-31/zynga-sues-casual-sex-app-over-trademark-infringement.html">Zynga is suing</a> the makers of <a targe

NSA Responds To New Reports On Top-Secret Spying Program, XKeyscore

The National Security Agency thinks we have been misled by <em>The Guardian</em>'s report of a new tool, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/07/31/nsa-project-x-keyscore-collects-nearly-everythi

Salesforce.com Doubles Mobile Packs, Adds Design Templates For Design-Challenged Developers

Salesforce.com is doubling the mobile packs it makes available, adding design templates for developers and a feature for syncing data. It's all part of an effort for Salesforce to help clients use

Scientific Breakthrough Lets SnappyCam App Take 20 Full-Res Photos Per Second

Your standard iPhone camera app is actually pretty slow, taking just three to six photos per second at 8 megapixels each. But with SnappyCam 3.0 you can shoot 20 full-resolution photos per second than

Max Levchin Wants Us To Mine Hurricanes For Energy

Health care, finance, education, food and transportation are the five big areas of tech opportunity PayPal co-founder Max Levchin outlined today at Mixpanel's Data Driven Conference. But perhaps the m

Evan Spiegel And Bobby Murphy Say Alleged Snapchat Co-Founder Never Had Equity

Snapchat co-founders Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy have said in new court documents that alleged co-founder Reggie Brown never had equity in the company. In February, Brown filed a suit against Sna

Fullscreen Gives Video Creators The Tools To Collaborate And Make More Money On YouTube

Fullscreen is one of the newer multichannel networks to appear on YouTube, and unlike some others, it's focused on providing technology tools for its creators to understand their audience and better m

Spotify Doubles Revenues In 2012 While Losing Money, Highlighting Royalty Squeeze

Spotify's 2012 results are out today, with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/31/us-spotify-results-idUSBRE96U0QZ20130731">Reuters reporting</a> that the private company h

Airbnb Updates Mobile Apps To Give Hosts Tools For Listing And Managing Spaces From Their Phones

Peer-to-peer marketplace company <a target="_blank" href="http://airbnb.com">Airbnb</a> has released new versions of its mobile apps that will give users better tools for managing their listings on th

Yelp Beats Street Estimates In Q2 With Revenue Of $55M, EPS Loss Of $0.01

Today Yelp beat expectations, reporting second quarter revenue of $55.0 million, and a per-share loss of $0.01. Analysts had expected the company to lose $0.04 per share, on revenue of $53.3 million.

Stipple Partners With Getty Images For Smarter In-Image Advertising

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.stipple.com">Stipple</a> is announcing a partnership with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.gettyimages.com">Getty Images</a> that integrates Stipple's technology

Adobe Buys Satellite For Tag Management Technology, Makes Deeper Move Into Marketing And Ad Tech

Following on from its <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/06/27/adobe-acquires-conversational-marketing-platform-neolane-for-600m-in-cash/">$600 million purchase of marketing platform Neolane</a

Socrative Gets $750K From True Ventures, NewSchools To Bring Realtime Student Response System To K-12 Education

TechCrunch has learned today that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.socrative.com/">Socrative</a>, an intelligent student response system aimed for K-12 classrooms, has quietly raised $750K in seed

Evernote Competitor Catch.com Shuts Down Its Note-Taking Apps, Company Heading In “Different Direction”

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.catch.com">Catch.com</a> (formerly known as Snaptic) is shutting down its Evernote competitor, called Catch Notes, which allowed users to capture and save notes on

Google Testing Local News In Google Now, As Well As The Limits Of Feature Bloat On The Android Assistant

Google is testing out local news cards for Google Now according to a new report from Quartz, which cites Google's VP of Search and Assist as the source of the info. The local news card is in the exper

Grockit Sells Social Learning Platform To Kaplan, Goes All-In On Learnist, Its “Pinterest For Education”

If you haven’t heard, some of the former giants of the education world haven’t been doing too well, particularly academic publishers, as evidenced by McGraw-Hill’s recent sale and Ce
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