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This Week in Apps: Apple scolds adtech, Facebook hit with antitrust suits, Twitter buys Squad

December 13, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The

Daily Crunch: Apple announces its best apps of 2020

December 3, 2020 0

Apple releases its annual best apps list, a self-driving truck startup raises $350 million and the BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency approval in the United

A tween tries Apple’s new ‘Family Setup’ system for Apple Watch

December 1, 2020 0

With the release of watchOS 7, Apple at last turned the Apple Watch into the GPS-based kid tracker parents have wanted, albeit at a price

This Week in Apps: Snapchat clones TikTok, India bans 43 Chinese apps, more data on App Store commission changes

November 30, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications, and the overall app economy. The app

How Ryan Reynolds and Mint Mobile worked without becoming the joke

November 29, 2020 0

In the past decade, celebrity interest and investment in tech companies has significantly increased. But not all celebrity investments are created equally. Some investors, like

Daily Crunch: Snapchat adds Spotlight

November 24, 2020 0

Snapchat introduces a TikTok-style feed, Amazon Echo Buds add fitness tracking and Vettery acquires Hired. This is your Daily Crunch for November 23, 2020. The

Charge, please: Apple will pay $113M to settle 34-state ‘batterygate’ lawsuit

November 18, 2020 0

Apple has agreed to pay $113 million to 34 states and the District of Columbia to settle allegations that it broke consumer protection laws when

Daily Crunch: Apple cuts App Store fees

November 18, 2020 0

Apple is making a big shift in App Store fees, Duolingo raises more funding and Pfizer releases updated vaccine results. This is your Daily Crunch

This Week in Apps: Conservative apps surge, Instagram redesigned, TikTok gets ghosted

November 14, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it

Netflix’s latest experiment is a TikTok-like feed of funny videos

November 12, 2020 0

Netflix already borrowed the concept of short-form video “Stories” from social apps like Snapchat and Instagram for its Previews feature back in 2018. Now, the