As Uber Drives Into India, It’s Shifting Its Emerging Market Strategy Up A Gear

Transportation tech startup <a target="_blank" href="https://www.uber.com">Uber</a> is continuing its aggressive expansion across Asia. As of this week, it is now live in India, starting first with a

Augment Makes Augmented Reality Useful For Salespeople With Its New ‘Business Catalog’

While augmented reality has been around for a while, Augment is trying to monetize it with its platform. The company just released its Business Catalog feature, targeted toward salespeople. For $30 pe

Nokia Promises Its Amber Update Will Come To All Windows Phone 8 Lumia Devices By The End Of September

Today Nokia <a target="_blank" href="http://conversations.nokia.com/2013/08/30/lumia-amber-your-questions-answered/">promised </a>owners of its Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices that its "Amber" <a target

MoPub’s Optimizer Lets Mobile Publishers Automatically Prioritize Their Most Lucrative Ad Networks

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.mopub.com">MoPub</a> is releasing a new tool called the Optimizer that should allow mobile publishers to take an entirely automated, hands-off approach to managing

Deeplink.me Launches A Retargeting Network For Mobile That Sends Users Back To The Apps They’ve Already Installed

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.deeplink.me/">Deeplink.me</a>, the new service from <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cellogic.com/">Cellogic</a> making it possible for users to <a href="https

Microsoft Vows To Fight Government For Right To Disclose More Information About User Data Requests

Microsoft today published a short blog post stating that it feels that recent government changes to how it reports surveillance activities are insufficient. Calling the decision by the federal govern

Twitter To Appoint Vijaya Gadde as General Counsel as Alex Macgillivray Moves On

Twitter is appointing Vijaya Gadde as its new General Counsel after current appointee Alex Macgillivray has announced his plans to move on. The news came as a post on Macgillivray’s personal sit

Bitmonet Monetizes Your Blog Through The Power Of Bitcoin

<a target="_blank" href="http://bitmonet.com">Bitmonet</a> - think "Bitcoin Monetization" rather than "Bitcoin Impressionist Painter" - is a platform for creation microtransaction-based paywalls on yo

Flutter Is A Wireless Platform For Arduino-Based Projects To Network Over Wi-Fi-Busting Distances

Getting Arduino-powered devices to talk to each other over long distances is going to get cheaper and easier if this Kickstarter project flies. Flutter is a wireless development platform for Arduino w

Microsoft Surrenders Ballmer Bump, Shares Up Just 2.4% Since The News Of His Exit

Microsoft announced the eventual exit of its CEO a week ago today, and its stock jumped to more past the $35 mark before settling at $34.75. At one point, Microsoft was worth $18 billion more than it

Rock Health’s Halle Tecco, Neurotrack, Cellscope And Bioinformatics Expert To Discuss The Future Of Diagnosis At Disrupt

Over the last two years, the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/07/08/amidst-dabbling-investors-and-dearth-of-seed-capital-digital-health-startups-turn-to-crowdfunding/">digital health space ha

Apple’s iPhone Trade-In Program Going Live Across The U.S. Today

Apple will be expanding its iPhone trade-in program nationwide starting today, according to a report from CNBC's Jon Fortt which we've confirmed with our sources. The program allows customers to walk

Twitter Launches A Beta Testing Program On Android

Twitter is the latest tech company to launch a beta testing program on Android, via the Google Play app marketplace. The company has begun taking sign-ups for its "Twitter for Android Experiment Progr

FwdHealth Tracks And Reports Your Health To Employers In An Effort To Cut Insurance Costs

There's no doubt that the cost of healthcare in the U.S. is a hot topic of debate, but a new startup called <a target="_blank" href="http://www.fwdhealth.co/#!why/cngp">FwdHealth</a> is looking to joi

Espruino Seeks Kickstarter Funding To Help Jump Start Its “JavaScript For Things” Effort

Arduino is great, but Arduino is also pretty hard to wrap your head around, especially for newbies. The Espruino is "world's first JavaScript microcontroller for beginners or experts," and has been of

Travel Marketplace Demeure Raises $4M To Take On Airbnb With A Subscription Service For High-End Travelers

Canada-based travel marketplace Demeure has raised $4 million in its third round of seed funding from about 50 Canadian private investors. This brings the startup’s total funding to about $8 mil

Doctape Launches Standalone File Viewer App For iOS With Support For 80+ File Types

German cloud storage and file management startup doctape has launched a new standalone iOS app aimed at making it easier for iPhone and iPad users to view file types not supported natively by iOS. The

Kickstarter Reportedly Owns Indiegogo With Around 6X More Total Dollars Raised, Average Success Rate Much Higher

Indiegogo seems to always play second fiddle to Kickstarter, despite the fact that it was on the crowdfund scene first, and now someone's done the math to figure out exactly how the two compare. Freel

Journal App Narrato Gets Quantified Self With Moves Integration And Wider Platform Play

<a target="_blank" href="https://www.narrato.co/">Narrato Journal</a>, the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/08/08/record-your-every-waking-moment-with-narrato/">iOS journaling app</a> from Wa

Cube26 Brings Galaxy S4-Style Gesture Control To India’s Six Leading Smartphone OEMs

Gesture control is a buzzword on the tips of everyone's tongues these days, and after Samsung debuted a number of touch-free control features with the Galaxy S4, it's natural that other OEMs are looki
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