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Instagram caught selling ads to follower-buying services it banned – TechCrunch

Instagram caught selling ads to follower-buying services it banned – TechCrunch Instagram has been earning money from businesses flooding its social network with spam notifications. Instagram hypocritically continues to sell ad space to services that charge clients for fake followers or that automatically follow/unfollow other people to get them to …

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Pandora launches a personalized voice assistant on iOS and Android – TechCrunch

Pandora launches a personalized voice assistant on iOS and Android – TechCrunch Pandora today announced the launch of its own, in-app voice assistant which you can call up at any time by saying “Hey Pandora,” followed by a request to play the music or podcasts you want to hear. The …

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Boxy’s Mac app is like Gmail, but sexier

Boxy’s Mac app is like Gmail, but sexier I started using a MacBook nearly 3 years ago and since then I’ve been hunting for a perfect desktop Gmail client. I’ve tried clients like Apple Mail and Thunderbird but somehow I kept going back to the now-defunct Google Inbox or Gmail …

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TikTok is giving China a video chat alternative to WeChat – TechCrunch

TikTok is giving China a video chat alternative to WeChat – TechCrunch ByteDance, the world’s most-valued startup, just launched a new social media product under its Douyin brand in what many people see as a serious attempt to challenge WeChat. Tencent has long dominated China’s social networking space with WeChat and …

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What3Words breaks the world down into phrases – TechCrunch

What3Words breaks the world down into phrases – TechCrunch If you’re down in ///joins.slides.predict you may want to visit ///history.writing.closets or, if you’ve got a little money to spend, try the Bananas Foster at ///cattle.excuse.luggage. Either way, don’t forget to stop by ///plotting.nest.reshape before you fly out. If things go …

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Bing has a child porn problem – TechCrunch

Bing has a child porn problem – TechCrunch The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here: 1. Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography, it …

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