TaskRabbit CEO posts statement as its app returns following a cybersecurity breach

After taking them down to investigate what it called a “cybersecurity incident,” TaskRabbit’s website and app are back online. The Ikea-owned platform for on-demand labor also posted an update from...

Facebook not yet ready with digital payments on Messenger in India

DigitAppsFacebook not yet ready with digital payments on Messenger in IndiaThere are currently no tests planned for recharges or peer-to-peer payments on Messenger in India ...

Google testing landmark-based navigation to tell directions in Google Maps

DigitAppsGoogle testing landmark-based navigation to tell directions in Google MapsGoogle is reportedly testing a new feature in Maps that will use landmarks, including restaurants, as points...

Amazon Internet web browsing app spotted on Play Store, available only for users in...

DigitAppsAmazon “Internet” web browsing app spotted on Play Store, available only for users in IndiaThe light-weight app browser from Amazon takes up between 2 to 3...

Voicera scoops up AI note-taking app Wrappup

Voicera wants to be the company that eliminates the need for human note taking once and for all. Their vision is an AI-driven voice recognition system that not only takes...

Here’s the 23rd batch of 500 Startups companies

500 Startups may soon be coming up on the one-year mark for the end of a tumultuous saga involving its founder, but its accelerator classes still continue to plug...

Russia’s Telegram ban that knocked out 15M Google, Amazon IP addresses had a precedent...

Russia blocking access to Telegram after the messaging app refused to give it access to encrypted messages has picked up an unintended casualty: we’re now up to over 15 million...

A flaw-by-flaw guide to Facebook’s new GDPR privacy changes

Facebook is about to start pushing European users to speed through giving consent for its new GDPR privacy law compliance changes. They ask users review how Facebook uses data around...

Google Translate adds offline translation and instant camera translation for 7 Indic languages

DigitAppsGoogle Translate adds offline translation and instant camera translation for 7 Indic languagesThe move is part of Google's plan to get the next billion users aboard,...

France to move ministers off Telegram, WhatsApp over security fears

The French government has said it intends to move to using its own encrypted messaging service this summer, over concerns of the risks that foreign entities could spy on officials...

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Airbnb’s new open source library lets you design with React and...

Today, Airbnb’s design team open sourced its internal library for writing React components that easily render directly to...