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At This Rate, Apple's App Store Could Have 1 Million Apps By Next Year (AAPL)

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Apple revealed in its earnings call Tuesday that there are now 600,000 apps in the App Store, 200,000 of which are specifically for the iPad. By comparison, there were roughly 350,000 apps in the App Store in the second quarter of 2011. That means the number of apps has increased...
At This Rate, Apple's App Store Could Have 1 Million Apps By Next Year (AAPL)

Fifa 13 blasts to top of UK charts with one million sales

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The latest footie sim from EA Sports bulldozes its way to the top of the sales chartFifa 13 has rocketed to the top of the UK software charts, shifting over one million units in its first week on sale. It's an achievement that has only previously been equaled by the...
Fifa 13 blasts to top of UK charts with one million sales
Moped: cross-platform messaging plugged into Dropbox, Foursquare, and Aviary

Facebook football game I Am Playr hits 1m monthly active users

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First launched back in November 2010 by social games publisher We R Interactive, social football game I Am Playr came out of beta in October last year, and it has now announced that it’s notching up a cool one million monthly active users around the world. If you’re new to...
Facebook football game I Am Playr hits 1m monthly active users

Automattic Debuts Vetted And Featured Third-Party Services For WordPress.com VIP Sites

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Automattic is announcing a new feature for large-scale sites hosted in WordPress.com VIP SaaS program (TechCrunch is a VIP publisher)—Featured Partners for third-party integrations. Basically, the program allows companies that have integrated their services with the WordPress platform to promote and seamlessly enable their tools for large-scale VIP sites, which...
Automattic Debuts Vetted And Featured Third-Party Services For WordPress.com VIP Sites

China's Xiaomi set to release Mi-Two smartphone on October 30th

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Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi promised it would release its $320 Mi-Two smartphone in October, and it’s sticking to it, if just barely. The company has revealed that it will release a small batch of 50,000 on October 30th. Though it initially announced that the Mi-Two would come with just 16GB...
China's Xiaomi set to release Mi-Two smartphone on October 30th

Whisper, The App Going Crazy On College Campuses, Just Raised $3 Million

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Whisper, the app that has gone viral on college campuses, just raised a $3 million Series A round led by Lightspeed Ventures. The new round effectively brings Whisper's funding to $4 million. Whisper is an iPhone app where people anonymously share their deepest and darkest secrets. More than one million...
Whisper, The App Going Crazy On College Campuses, Just Raised $3 Million

Russian Online Health Startup, VitaPortal, Raises $2M Series A Led By Prostor Capital And Backed By Esther Dyson

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VitaPortal, a Russian provider of online and mobile health tools and content aimed at helping people live healthier lifestyles, has closed $2 million in Series A funding, led by Russian investment firm Prostor Capital, and also backed by angel investor Esther Dyson. This follows a separate $4 million investment in Russian online...
Russian Online Health Startup, VitaPortal, Raises $2M Series A Led By Prostor Capital And Backed By Esther Dyson

North Korea’s reported mobile phone ban is false, says the country’s only operator

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Last month, the world was shocked as reports claimed that authorities in communist North Korea had banned the use of mobile telephones during the mourning period following the death of Kim Jong-il. However, it has emerged that the story is untrue and no ban is in place there. According to...
North Korea’s reported mobile phone ban is false, says the country’s only operator

Documents by Readdle Rolls Out for iPhone

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Back in January, we brought you news on Readdle’s Documents for iPad, which we called a lean but powerful file-management app, which also enabled document-viewing and media playback. And now this is also available for the smaller-screened form factor of the iPhone and iPod touch. As we noted at the...
Documents by Readdle Rolls Out for iPhone

Pocket releases "Save for Later" API for app developers

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Content-saving app Pocket announced today a new API, which aims to make it easier for developers to put Pocket’s “Save for Later” capabilities in their apps. The new API includes easy integration and access to features available in the Pocket native app including quick authentication, drop-in Objective-C SDK for iOS...
Pocket releases "Save for Later" API for app developers
LG LTE smartphone sales top 5 million

Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe on One Million-DNA March and More (Video)

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Last week, I paid a visit to the Mountain View, Calif. offices of personal genomics company 23andMe, which just raised more than $50 million in a new funding round, to add to the $68 million it has garnered since it was founded in 2006. The new financing includes Russian...
Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe on One Million-DNA March and More (Video)

Netflix chief vows to go toe-to-toe with Sky in UK fight for premium movie rights

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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has vowed to fight Rupert Murdoch-backed Sky (BSkyB) to wrestle premium movie rights from the media giant, with Hastings prepared to be “aggressive” when bidding for films from Hollywood’s six biggest studios. The Telegraph reports that Netflix, which launched in the UK at the beginning of...
Netflix chief vows to go toe-to-toe with Sky in UK fight for premium movie rights

Amazon Opening London Office For Digital Streaming TV

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News updates all day from Fast Company.Amazon has bought an 8-floor, 47,000 square-foot office in London in an area dubbed "TechCity" and "Silicon Roundabout" because of its density of high-tech enterprises and start-ups. The building will be home for the firm's Digital Media Development center, and Amazon notes that Britain...
Amazon Opening London Office For Digital Streaming TV
France's precursor to the internet, the Minitel, to retire after 30 years of service

Spotify has now paid half-a-billion dollars to artists, more than doubled up in last 9 months

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At two events running concurrently in New York and London today, Spotify is gearing up to announce some pretty significant new updates to its music-streaming platform. But before that, they announced some interesting stats, including more than 5m paid subscribers globally, one million of whom are in the US…and 20m...
Spotify has now paid half-a-billion dollars to artists, more than doubled up in last 9 months

UltraViolet Hits 800k Digital Media Locker Accounts, Added 50k In The Last Six Weeks

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UltraViolet might sound too good to be true, but the service is growing. More Blu-ray titles are featuring the digital media option and consumers are at least trying the movie industry’s alternative to, well, piracy. iSupply just announced that there are now more than 800,000 household accounts, up from 750,000...
UltraViolet Hits 800k Digital Media Locker Accounts, Added 50k In The Last Six Weeks

Credit Sesame Adds Social Comparison Tools, Lets You See How Your Debt Compares With People Like You

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Credit Sesame, the personal finance service (and TechCrunch Disrupt alum), which provides free credit scores and other information aimed at helping consumers get out of debt, is today launching a new feature which will allow users to compare their financial situation to their peers and the market in order to...
Credit Sesame Adds Social Comparison Tools, Lets You See How Your Debt Compares With People Like You
Microsoft shipped 900,000 Surface tablets in Q1, says IDC

T-Mobile Launches Big Push to Get Customers to Bring Their Own iPhone

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Like a host with an empty wine cellar, T-Mobile is hosting a party but encouraging guests to bring their own bottle. Or, in this case, to bring their own iPhone. This week, the No. 4 U.S. carrier is kicking off a push that will encourage customers to bring their own...
T-Mobile Launches Big Push to Get Customers to Bring Their Own iPhone
Virgin Mobile fails web security 101, leaves six million subscriber accounts wide open

Until Yesterday, Kickstarter Had No $1 Million Projects—Today, It Has 2

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It's been a huge day for the crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, which saw its two most-backed projects reach $1 million in pledges within four hours of each other yesterday. The first project to reach the one-million-dollar threshhold was the Elevation Dock, an iPhone dock, which got its million from more than...
Until Yesterday, Kickstarter Had No $1 Million Projects—Today, It Has 2

KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

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Another move in the oh-so-hot mobile messaging space today: South Korea’s Kakao Inc, which owns the KakaoTalk cross-platform mobile messaging app, has inked an agreement with digital marketing company IGAWorks to bring its mobile ad product, adPOPcorn, to the messaging app. IGAWorks will also provide adPOPcorn to game developers whose products integrate with KakaoTalk....
KakaoTalk Partners With AdPOPcorn, Brings Ads To Its Messaging Platform As It Prepares A Facebook Home Rival Launcher

10,000 subscribers later, FoundersCard bumps up the price of its entrepreneur-focused service to $595/year

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Recently FoundersCard, a subscription service that provides entrepreneurial-minded folks with targeted benefits and networking meetups at select events, has crossed the 10,000 subscriber mark. The company, in addition to reaching that milestone and perhaps because of it, is raising its annual price from $495, to $595. The company called the price...
10,000 subscribers later, FoundersCard bumps up the price of its entrepreneur-focused service to $595/year

Google Releases A Playbook For “Winning With Mobile”

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As Google continues to push businesses to embrace mobile advertising, it’s trying to make that process a little less intimidating with a new publication titled “The Mobile Playbook: The Busy Executive’s Guide to Winning with Mobile.” The playbook is co-written by Jason Spero, Google’s head of mobile sales and strategy...
Google Releases A Playbook For “Winning With Mobile”

Duck Duck Go Passed 1mm Searches Per Day

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I'm a bit late with this news about our portfolio company Duck Duck Go but I am super excited about it so I'm posting it anyway. I'll let a tweet tell the story:   We received over 1,000,000 direct searches yesterday for the first time ever!duckduckgo.com/traffic.html — duckduckgo (@duckduckgo) February...
Duck Duck Go Passed 1mm Searches Per Day

Research In Motion Posts Small Gain, Loses Subscribers

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Research In Motion Ltd. posted a small net gain in its fiscal third quarter, swinging back to profitability after several quarters of losses. The results bolster its cash position ahead of the rollout of its latest phones, due out next month. RIM reported, however, that it had lost about one...
Research In Motion Posts Small Gain, Loses Subscribers
Indian government readying BlackBerry snooping system
Under one million Google TV devices in use according to Market data
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