Plex can now play local video files on Android, no media server required

Personal media player software maker Plex says it’s now easier for mobile users on Android to play any video file saved on their device within...

Reali expands it online real-estate service to the entire Bay Area, raises $5M Series...

Reali wants to change how people buy and sell their homes and now it has $5 million more to work on this, thanks to a Series...

Crunch Report | Symphony Messaging App Joins the Unicorn Club

It’s Day 2 from Disrupt New York, Symphony joins the Unicorn Club, you can now sort Instagram stories by location and scientists 3D-printed ovaries and made mouse babies. All this...

Facebook debuts a Twitter-like “Latest Conversations” feature that shows public posts about buzzing topics

Facebook is rolling out a new feature called “Latest Conversations” in its search results which will show the most recent public posts about timely topics...

Appe’s new Clips app neared a million downloads in 4 days

Apple's new Clips app neared a million downloads in four days but despite some heavy promotion on the app store it's so far failed to break into the top 20...

Learn a new language (or 14) with Babbel app for desktop, iOS, Android

The path to polyglotism may just be an app away. Babbel is a language app that promises to help users expand their linguistic horizons by learning up to 14 different languages. Available...

Looking for a holiday gift for yourself? How about Louis CK’s free new app?

Louis CK wants you to know that he's ended this year by beginning a new venture -- an app appropriately titled Louis CK, which you can download for free on...

Bam! Pow! Learn! App called LingoZing uses comic books to teach foreign languages

Learning a new language can be tough and more than a little scary. A forthcoming mobile app called LingoZing promises to ease users' fears and help them learn to speak...

Crunch Report | Super Mario Run Hits the App Store

Super Mario Run is now in the App Store, Instagram passes 600 million users, Facebook hits fake news where it hurts, Facebook releases a bunch of overlays and stickers for...

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Relive your nightmares with eight of the scariest movies on Netflix

There's no need to scour the entire Netflix catalog for the hits. Here, we've compiled a list of the best horror movies currently...