Music app Genius launches its own take on Stories, aided by YouTube

Genius, the big database of song lyrics and musical knowledge, is today launching its own version of “stories,” the Snapchat and Instagram-like short form sharing format that’s been rapidly...

Instagram hits 1 Billion users, launches new IGTV app for long-form vertical videos

Instagram is no doubtedly towering over its parent company Facebook when it comes to the rate with which its user base is growing. The platform just announced that it now...

The new Microsoft under Satya Nadella is still looking good on Wall Street

Almost three years ago, Microsoft named Satya Nadella as its CEO. Since then, Microsoft has reversed its fortunes and returned to being a growth stock...

Facebook makes two-factor authentication for logging in easier, no longer asks for phone number

DigitAppsFacebook makes two-factor authentication for logging in easier, no longer asks for phone numberFacebook is finally allowing the use of third-party authentication apps like Google Authenticator...

F-Secure buys Little Flocker to upgrade its Mac security play

Security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski revealed he was joining Apple earlier this month, and now it turns out his Mac security app, Little Flocker, has gone...

Hustle scores $8M to kill telemarketing with personalized texts

No one picks up the phone and everyone gets too much email. If you want to contact people for fundraising, a political campaign, or marketing,...

Snapchat preps Snapkit platform to bring camera, login to other apps

Leak says Snap will finally embrace developers Josh Constine @ ...

Google Photos updated with one-tap actions, AI-based photo creations and will soon colourise old...

DigitAppsGoogle Photos updated with one-tap actions, AI-based photo creations and will soon colourise old photosThe Google Photos app will soon come with new photo creation and...

Disrupt Hackathon app Notim.press/ed algorithmically detects fake news

Fake news is a moving target. Greedy publishers constantly start new websites of deceit, preventing manual blacklists from keeping up. That’s why one TechCrunch Disrupt...

Developers can now make new apps available for pre-order on Apples App Store

DigitAppsDevelopers can now make new apps available for pre-order on Apple’s App StoreAll developers can now make their apps...

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Equinix completes $3.6 billion deal to buy 29 data centers from...

Equinix, an international data center company based in Redwood City, California, announced today that it had completed the...

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