15 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

Friday, November 21, 2014 17:55
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TC-weekly-roundup This week’s tech news saw a new payments deal between Snapchat and Square Cash, the death of the Netflix API, the failure of the USA FREEDOM Act and a sexist Barbie book. Here are our best stories from this week (11/15-11/21). Read More


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Yahoo Acquires Photo Startup Cooliris

Friday, November 21, 2014 17:44
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cooliris yahoo Photo app-maker Cooliris just announced that it has been acquired by Yahoo. The company was founded in 2006 and was initially known for creating a “3D wall” for navigating photos and other media content. More recently, its focus shifted to an app (also called Cooliris) that allowed users to browse photos from across services like Facebook, Instagram, and Flickr. It also launched… Read More


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Fire TV Stick Review: A Great Streamer For An Amazon Household

Friday, November 21, 2014 17:02
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IMG_1163 The Fire TV Stick works. That’s about all there is to it. It streams videos from Amazon, Netflix and more. It plays simple games and streams from local network shares. But it’s not for everyone. There are better products on the market for some users. That said, the Fire TV Stick is well worth its $40 price tag. Read More


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Crunchweek: Uber, Uber, Uber And Barbie

Friday, November 21, 2014 16:40
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Screen Shot 2014-11-21 at 2.28.09 PM Here’s a protip: Don’t do what Uber did this week. That’s the main topic of CrunchWeek this time around. Bad behavior, however, wasn’t just Uber’s purview: The corporate entity behind Barbie was exposed for publishing a wantonly sexist tract that undercut the idea that women can be software engineers. So that wasn’t very good. Happily, TechCrunch’s… Read More


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