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How to watch Cardinals baseball in 2019 without cable - CNET  CNET · 1 day
From streaming Fox Sports Midwest in St. Louis to watching MLB.TV out-of-market, St. Louis Cardinals fans have many options for following their club this season. more
Weed tech heats up with a new smart vaporizer from Apple, Microsoft alums - CNET  CNET · 1 day
The newest app-enabled vaporizer on the market is the Firefly 2 Plus, and it shows how Silicon Valley... more
Equity Shot: Pinterest zooms into the public markets (and yet another tech company files for an IPO)  TechCrunch · 2 days
Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers... more
Fastly, the content delivery network, files for an IPO  TechCrunch · 2 days
Fastly, the content delivery network that’s raised $219 million in financing from investors (according to Crunchbase), is ready for its close up in the public markets. The eight-year-old company is... more
Leica censored in China for ad that dramatizes the Tiananmen Square protests  THE VERGE · 2 days
German camera maker Leica is facing heat from Chinese censors and nationalistic internet users who are leaving angry comments after it launched an ad... more
How do you hire a great growth marketer?  TechCrunch · 2 days
Editors Note: This article is part of a series that explores the world of growth marketing for founders. If you’ve worked with an amazing growth marketing agency, nominate them to be featured... more
How to watch Brewers baseball in 2019 without cable - CNET  CNET · 2 days
From streaming Fox Sports Wisconsin in Milwaukee to watching MLB.TV out-of-market, Brewers fans who cut the cord still have plenty of options. more
Create, host, and manage a website with this $30 SSDPage bundle  Windows Central · 2 days
It should come as no surprise that having an engaging and powerful website is perhaps the most important element of building a brand or business online.... more
How to watch Braves baseball in 2019 without cable - CNET  CNET · 2 days
From streaming Fox Sports South in Atlanta to watching MLB.TV out-of-market, Atlanta Braves fans have many options to follow their club this season. more
How to declutter your inbox and unsubscribe from unwanted emails  THE VERGE · 2 days
Your email inbox is like a virtual home — after all, that’s where all your first... more
Ancestry pulls slavery-era ad after backlash  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Ancestry.com is apologizing after an ad for the DNA testing company that showed a white man and black woman discussing escaping to the North during the Civil War era drew widespread criticism online more
These Surface Studio 2 alternatives are all WAY more affordable  Windows Central · 2 days
Interested in the Surface Studio 2 but can't lay down $3,500 for one? Perhaps you should consider some alternatives built by Microsoft's partners, the best of which we... more
Apple-Qualcomm-Intel Dance: What It Means for the Future of 5G  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
The market for a critical component in next-generation smartphones is undergoing a dramatic shift at the dawn of the 5G era. more
Chrome Canary picks up a distraction-free Reader Mode  Windows Central · 2 days
Reader Mode is now live in the Canary build, coming to beta channel soon. Google Chrome is getting a built-in reader mode on the desktop, similar to what you get on Safari,... more
Vodafone's New Rs. 999 Prepaid Recharge Offers 12GB Data, Unlimited Calls, 1-Year Validity  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Vodafone’s new recharge is available only in Punjab circle for now, and should be made open market soon. more
Huawei Makes Second Attempt at Brazil Smartphone Market With P30 Series  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Huawei is making a second attempt at cracking the Brazilian smartphone market, the fourth-largest in the world, with the launch of two high-end handsets this month. more
Amazon Music’s free ad-supported tier goes live, but only for Alexa users  THE VERGE · 3 days
Amazon has launched a free tier of its music streaming service in the US that is ad-supported and available to use through the company’s... more
Amazon launches ad-supported music service to Echo owners  TechCrunch · 3 days
Amazon today announced the launch of a free, ad-supported music service in the U.S. that will be available to anyone who wants to play free music on their Echo speaker. Until today,... more
YouTube Music is now free with ads on Google Home devices  TechCrunch · 3 days
Following reports that Amazon is preparing to launch a free, streaming music service for Echo owners, Google today announced YouTube Music will be free on its... more
YouTube Music’s free tier now available on Google Home speakers  9to5Google · 3 days
Following Home’s new “Gentle Sleep & Wake” feature yesterday, Google speakers and Smart Displays now support... more
Google Home adds support for YouTube Music’s free ad-supported tier  THE VERGE · 3 days
Google Home smart speakers can now play music from YouTube Music’s free ad-supported tier. Previously, in... more
Google Removes Popular App From Play Store After Reported Large Scale Ad Fraud  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
BuzzFeed News reports that the fraudulent DU Group apps used to draw ad clicks even they weren’t running in the background draining... more
Marketing platform startup Adverity raises $12.4M in round led by Felix Capital  TechCrunch · 3 days
Marketers get a lot of incoming from the data they have to deal with, bound up in hundreds of spreadsheets and reports, making it... more
Qualcomm Gains $30 Billion in Market Value After Apple Settlement  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Qualcomm added $30 billion to its market value on Wedenesday after it resolved a lengthy legal battle with Apple. more
Lcare Watch Review  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Lcare Watch is a fitness focused wearable that is priced at Rs 3,495, but is it better than other fitness trackers in the market? We review to find out. more
Nintendo Switch China Distribution by Tencent Gets Approval  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Nintendo's Switch console has to date not been officially released in the country, home to the world's biggest video-gaming market. more
Amazon China to close local marketplace and place more focus on cross-border  TechCrunch · 3 days
Amazon has finally given up the fight with Chinese online shopping giants to capture the domestic market. On Thursday, the Seattle-based ecommerce company announced... more
Apple Accused of Securities Fraud Over Hiding iPhone Sales Drop in US Lawsuit  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Apple was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones, particularly in China, leading... more
Pinterest valued at £9.7bn as it makes stock market debut  Sky News · 3 days
Pinterest's initial public offering (IPO) has set the company's valuation at $12.7bn (£9.7bn). more
PathAI raises $60 million for its computer vision-based pathogen detection technology  TechCrunch · 4 days
With a clinical version of PathAI‘s computer vision-based pathogen detection service still at least one year from coming to market, the diagnostic technology developer has snagged... more
FCC moves to deny China Mobile's bid to enter the US market - CNET  CNET · 4 days
The United States is concerned that letting the company access US networks could lead to security threats. more
Help TechCrunch find the best startup growth marketing agencies  TechCrunch · 4 days
While billions of people are now online, thousands of companies large and small are using every channel they can to reach them. Companies like Slack, Airbnb, Pinterest, Instagram, and Dropbox... more
Apple Pay comes to Uber Eats in nearly 20 markets  TechCrunch · 4 days
Apple Pay has been a payment option in Uber’s app since fall 2014, but the payment option hadn’t made its way over to Uber’s food delivery app, Uber... more
Global IT Spending to Touch $3.79 Trillion in 2019, Says Gartner  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
In 2019, the IT market is forecast to reach $427 billion, up 7.1 percent from $399 billion in 2018. more
Meitu, Chinese Selfie App, Forays Into Skincare to Counter Drop in Users  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Meitu has since suffered losses and its share price has more than halved, as China's smartphone market has run out of steam. more
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Beta Test Starts Today on Android and iOS  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is the next game from Pokemon Go hitmaker Niantic and right now, it's available to download and play in select... more
Mozilla Questions Apple's Privacy Claims, Launches Online Petition  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Apple sells each iPhone with a unique ID (called an "identifier for advertisers" or IDFA) that lets advertisers track the actions users take when they use apps. more
Super raises $20M to fix the home services and repairs market with its subscription service  TechCrunch · 4 days
Home owners in the US spend upwards of $300 billion annually on home repairs and maintenance — a... more
Aptiv takes its self-driving car ambitions (and tech) to China  TechCrunch · 4 days
Aptiv, the U.S. auto supplier and self-driving software company, is opening an autonomous mobility center in Shanghai to focus on the development and eventual deployment of its technology... more
Vodafone 'gigafast' ad banned after Virgin Media complaint  BBC · 5 days
The promotion described broadband packages as being "gigafast" that did not offer 1Gbps speeds. more
Qualcomm stock skyrockets 23% as Apple legal battle concludes  TechCrunch · 5 days
Qualcomm stock surged after the announcement that the company has settled its multi-billion-dollar lawsuits with Apple. At market close Qualcomm’s stock price settled at $70.45 after opening at $57.46. The... more
Netflix Not Concerned With New Streaming Services Coming From Apple and Disney  MacRumors · 5 days
Netflix isn't worried about the upcoming Disney+ and Apple TV+ streaming services from Disney and Apple, respectively, the company said today in its Q1... more
10 underrated Xbox One games that deserve more attention  Windows Central · 5 days
There are hundreds upon hundreds of Xbox One games out there, and sometimes the best games on the store don't get the spotlight they deserve. Whether it's due to smaller... more
Ninja Gaiden II Xbox listing hints at backward compatibility revival  Windows Central · 5 days
A new Ninja Gaiden II Xbox marketplace listing indicates an Xbox One backward compatibility debut is near. Ninja Gaiden II may be on its way to Xbox One,... more
Amazon Targeted by Italy in Market Dominance Probe  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Italy's competition authority said Tuesday it had opened an investigation into Amazon for possible abuse of its dominant position in online commerce and logistics. more
How SwiftKey Is Using Vernacular and AI to Grow in the Indian Market  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
SwiftKey keyboard supports more than 30 Indian languages, including different dialects, and covers all the 22 scheduled languages. more
Hacker Dumps Nearly 1 Billion User Records From 44 Companies: Report  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Since mid-February, Gnosticplayers has reportedly been putting batches of hacked data on Dream Market, which is a dark Web marketplace. more
Tackling the $190 billion physical therapy market, Sword Health raises $8 million from Khosla Ventures  TechCrunch · 5 days
The U.S. healthcare system spends roughly $190 billion every year on physical therapies prescribed to treat muscular and... more
Huawei Hasn't Held Talks With Apple About Supplying 5G Modems for iPhone  MacRumors · 5 days
Huawei said on Tuesday it has not held talks with Apple about supplying 5G chips for future iPhones, just a day after its founder... more
Just Eat acquires iPad POS system Practi in attempt to lock-in restaurants  TechCrunch · 5 days
Just Eat — the marketplace for online food delivery which IPO’d but which is now under increasing pressure from several avenues, not least Uber... more
New registrations for electric vehicles doubled in U.S. since last year  TechCrunch · 6 days
Electric vehicles, still a small percentage of the total automotive market in the U.S., are beginning to gain ground, according to analysis by IHS Markit. There... more
Get a free Echo Dot when buying Ring's discounted home security devices  Windows Central · 6 days
Ring makes some of the best affordable home security gear on the market, and right now it's all even more affordable. On top of... more
Where to buy the Samsung Galaxy Fold  9to5Google · 6 days
Samsung is coming hot off the heels of its Galaxy S10 series with an industry first, the Galaxy Fold. The first foldable... more
Apple Promotes Powerbeats Pro in New Video Featuring Famous Athletes  MacRumors · 6 days
Apple's Beats brand today shared a new video designed to promote Powerbeats Pro, Apple's upcoming wire-free... more
Beats promotes upcoming Powerbeats Pro totally wireless earphones in action-packed athlete teaser  9to5Mac · 6 days
Powerbeats Pro were officially announced earlier this month as the first real competitor to AirPods. Now, Beats is hyping the launch of its truly... more
Disc-free Xbox One S could land on May 7th  TechCrunch · 6 days
Microsoft is about to launch an even cheaper Xbox One S. In order to cut costs, the company is removing the BluRay disc drive altogether. According to leaked marketing images... more
Facebook prototypes a swipeable hybrid carousel of feed posts & Stories  TechCrunch · 6 days
Feed and Stories unite! Facebook is so eager to preempt the shift to Stories that it might even let us use the same interface of horizontally... more
Match Group restructures exec team with focus on Asia  TechCrunch · 6 days
Tinder parent company Match Group, also the owner of a suite of dating apps including OKCupid, Meetic, Match, PlentyofFish and others, announced this morning plans to restructure its leadership team... more
Amazon May Launch Ad-Supported Free Music Streaming Service: Report  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Amazon is reportedly considering launching a free, ad-supported music streaming service, which will largely be meant to boost sales of Echo smart speakers. more
Volkswagen unveils fully-electric SUV for China market  ABC NEWS · 7 days
Volkswagen is planning to release a fully-electric SUV in China which could compete with Tesla's Model X more
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Review: Samsung’s 34-inch ultra wide monitor with Thunderbolt 3 is a tempting choice for MacBook users
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UK gaming market worth record £5.7bn
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