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Apple apologizes for slowing down iPhones, humans spent $200 million on apps this Christmas and Google retires the Pixel C tablet. All this on Crunch Report.
As per tradition, Google’s Santa Tracker is live today across Android, Google Maps and Google.com, helping parents and children alike track Santa’s journey from the North Pole as he be
Amazon is gearing up for the Christmas season by allowing customers to get instant vouchers for trading their unwanted possessions.
There has been a bit of fussiness in publishing over the past few weeks regarding the rise of used bookstores as cultural centers/ways to screw writers. While many are coming down on the side of ̶
The robots at RE^2 robotics are tricksy devils. In this video a pair of robot manipulators carefully cut out a snowflake-shaped piece of paper with a pair of regular scissors – a feat that, if t
“Imagine every positive and ugly opinion about you— from your mother to that awkward co-worker you rejected at the company Christmas party— centrally located on one online profile. Sound scary?
On Christmas morning of 1996, the first level of Super Mario 64 was blowing the minds of millions of kids around the world simultaneously. It looks a bit rough around the edges nearly 20 years late
Nintendo is moving towards a slim profit for its current financial year. The Japanese games giant just went public with its Q3 2014 numbers: total revenue came in at ¥271,521 billion ($2.3 billion),
Flurry has released its annual Christmas report. Each year, the holiday sees the highest number of device activations and app installations as people open presents, and last week was no exception. Wha
As we approach Christmas, it's time for good startup boys and girls to slack off and, most importantly, record bad lip dubs of Mariah Carey songs. Lip dubs, it seems, is the reason for the season. To
This holiday season it’s important to remember the true meaning of Christmas: the slow encroachment of robots upon human existence and the expectation of the enslavement of Homo sapiens by 2050.
The kids woke up, the parents got called out of bed and for a few hours, shockingly, it looks like the family put down their mobiles on Christmas morning, according to data from <a target="_blank" hre
If you’ve ever gone “deep” into the nastiness that the YouTube commenting section can be, then you know that it’s not a pretty place. Depending on the type of content you’
As we all gear up for the holidays, everyone is scrambling to buy those last-minute gifts for friends and family. Even The Crunchies monkey. Where do monkeys shop, you ask? Well, we left that up to ou
Over the weekend we saw how much <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/11/22/ibm-thanksgiving-sales-data-shows-mobile-commerce-jumping-iphoneipad-driving-19-of-traffic-social-nets-only-0-2/">mobil
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Picture-22.png" /> Christmas time, limited edition time. In Japan, Sony today <a href="http://www.jp.sonystyle.com/Special/Audio/Walkman
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/christmas-carols.jpg" /></a>Tell us. We want to know. I, for one, got nothing. Just beer. But it was an amazing beer called Stiegle.
Short Version: Much like the original Thirsty Light, the Thirsty Light Snowflake is a single purpose gadget designed to tell you when your Christmas tree is thirsty. Drop the dongle into your treeR
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/shapeways-punk-angel.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/shapeways/">Shapeways</a> are at it again, with an assortment of custo