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Facebook Is Now Worth $190 Billion

techcrunch.com — Facebook is worth more than Amazon. Following yesterday's earnings report, Facebook shares hit an all-time high in after-hours trading at $75. Price has been very stable this morning as well, confirming yesterday's pop. Shares opened at $75.96 a share, then set a new record at $76.74. Now, shares are trading at $75.13.

Imoji For iPhone Lets You Turn Any Image Into A Custom Emoji

techcrunch.com — With the rise of smartphones and messaging apps, emoji and stickers have also grown in popularity, and are now a part of our everyday conversations. But the standard set of emoji that come pre-installed on the iPhone can be limiting.

Appealing To Women, Social Fitness App PumpUp Raises $2.4M Led by General Catalyst

techcrunch.com — You would think that combining a health and fitness app with social networking features had kinda been done for a while. Strava has a sort of network where I can follow my friends' runs. And other apps have similar features.
Jul 24, 2014

Tech Crunch: Appealing To Women, Social Fitness App PumpUp Raises $2.4M Led by General Catalyst owl.li/2KEyat

Jul 24, 2014

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Essence Group Holdings Raises $71 Million For Population Health Management Services

techcrunch.com — Essence Group Holdings Corp., the parent company of health management services provider Lumeris, has raised $71 million in a round of financing announced today. In all the company has raised some $141 million as it seeks to sell services to health care organizations still struggling with the regulatory shifts wrought by the Affordable Care Act.
Jul 24, 2014

Tech Crunch: Essence Group Holdings Raises $71 Million For Population Health Management Services owl.li/2KE1Kb

Jul 24, 2014

Essence Group Holdings Raises $71 Million For Population Health Management Services wp.me/p1FaB8-4l4x

Uber Comes To Flint And Makes Me Very Happy

techcrunch.com — I live in a dead city outside of a larger dead city in Michigan. We're always last to get things. But Uber is finally in Flint, Michigan. This is the best day ever. In fact Uber just launched across Michigan today in Flint, Lansing, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo.

Karma Swipe Lets You Browse Reddit With Tinder-Like Swipes

techcrunch.com — There are literally dozens of third-party apps for the online community Reddit, from mini meme-makers to feature-rich native clients, like the popular Alien Blue, for example. But we're getting a kick out of a new app called Karma Swipe (click the link on your smartphone), which offers a simple, swipeable mobile interface for Reddit, heavily focused on Reddit's visual content, including funny photos and GIFs.
Jul 24, 2014

Karma Swipe Lets You Browse Reddit With Tinder-Like Swipes: ift.tt/1mJ6Cea

QBlinks Is A Multi-Use Remote Control And Notification Center For Your iPhone

techcrunch.com — Qblinks wants to be the Swiss Army knife of iPhone remote controllers. The Bluetooth LE device, which is currently seeking $35,000 on Kickstarter, can be used to alert you to notifications from different apps on your smartphone; as a camera remote shutter; to activate Siri; play music; and help you find missing phones by prompting it to ring even when it is in silent mode.
Jul 24, 2014

Tech Crunch: QBlinks Is A Multi-Use Remote Control And Notification Center For Your iPhone owl.li/2KDxU2

Facebook Share Price Hits All-Time High Of $75 After Hours After Strong Q2 Numbers

techcrunch.com — Facebook's stock infamously took a nosedive in the months following its public debut in 2012 after analysts wondered if the social network was too overhyped in its IPO and employee share lockups expired. But those days now seem a distant memory. On the back of a strong Q2 report, Facebook stock is at an all-time high in after-hours trading.
Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014

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American Users Spend An Average Of 40 Minutes Per Day On Facebook

techcrunch.com — American Facebook users spend way more time on the social network than exercising. Mark Zuckerberg said today on Facebook's Q2 earnings call that users in the US spend an average of 40 minutes per day, while the CDC recommends Americans exercise 21 minutes a day but only 20% meet that goal.
Jul 24, 2014

Zuckerberg said that the 40 minutes a day we spend on Facebook account for 1 in 5 minutes spent on mobile in the US bit.ly/1nkKzPX

Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014

How ambitious is Facebook? It says US users on it for 40min per day but Zuck is eyeing 9 hours a day on digital media techcrunch.com/2014/07/23/fac…

Jul 23, 2014

American Users Spend An Average Of 40 Minutes Per Day On FB techcrunch.com/2014/07/23/fac… 30M Pages, 1.5M advertisers, hundreds of apps on AppLinks

Life On Kim Kardashian’s D-List

techcrunch.com — Microsoft Parodies "I'm Sexy And I Know It" And It's The Worst Is there anything Kim Kardashian can't sell? The Kim Kardashian: Hollywood game is now #1 in the App Store with a 5-star rating and more than 140,000 reviews.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @alexia: .@sarahbuhr "I'm obviously willing to do whatever it takes, including date virtual men in Hollywood for this job" techcrunch.com/2014/07/23/lif…

Jul 23, 2014

.@sarahbuhr "I'm obviously willing to do whatever it takes, including date virtual men in Hollywood for this job" techcrunch.com/2014/07/23/lif…

Jul 23, 2014

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