Thursday, July 29, 2021

YouTube rolls out autoplaying (but silent) videos on its mobile app’s homepage – TechCrunch

YouTube on Monday announced a significant change to its mobile app — it will now autoplay videos by default when users are...

Skype launches real-time captions and subtitles – TechCrunch

Alongside news that PowerPoint is getting real-time captions and subtitles in 2019, Microsoft announced similar technology is now available in Skype. Launching today...

Bright spots in the VR market – TechCrunch

Andy Kangpan is an investor at Two Sigma Ventures, where he helps find, fund, and support early-stage technology companies. Virtual reality is in a...

Lime claims it didn’t know controversial PR firm Definers would sling mud at rivals...

Scooter startup Lime has confirmed it hired Definers but claimed it didn’t know the controversial PR firm would try to smear its...

Microsoft wins $480M military contract to outfit soldiers with HoloLens AR tech – TechCrunch

Microsoft is readying its HoloLens augmented reality tech for combat. The company just won a $480 million military contract with the U.S....

Facebook staff discussed selling API access to apps in 2012-2014 – TechCrunch

Following a flopped IPO in 2012, Facebook desperately brainstormed new ways to earn money. An employee of unknown rank sent an internal...

Apple launches app development program for female entrepreneurs – TechCrunch

Apple is looking to better support female-identifying founders through its new Entrepreneur Camp, a technology lab focused on app development. The free two-week...

Apple to host free coding sessions at stores, rolls out new material for teachers...

Apple today opened registration for thousands of free “Hour of Code” sessions taking place at its Apple Store locations around the world...

Microsoft could release a disc-less Xbox One – TechCrunch

According to a new report from Thurott, Microsoft has been working on a new console in the Xbox One family. This cheaper model...

Microsoft to acquire Xoxco as focus on AI and bot developers continues – TechCrunch

Microsoft has been all in on AI this year, and in the build versus buy equation, the company has been leaning heavily toward...

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