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Survios’ First-Person Shooter Shows How Addictive VR Will Be

technewsi.altervista.org — I want to play again. My arms are sore from shooting a virtual bow-and-arrow and slashing robots with a lightsaber. My heart is racing from dodging drone missiles and defending my teammate. And my mind is spinning from the possibilities. I want t...

Survios’ First-Person Shooter Shows How Addictive VR Will Be

techcrunch.com — I want to play again. My arms are sore from shooting a virtual bow-and-arrow and slashing robots with a lightsaber. My heart is racing from dodging drone missiles and defending my teammate. And my mind is spinning from the possibilities. I want to play again. And I won't be the only one.
Feb 12, 2016

Survios’ First-Person Shooter Shows How Addictive VR Will Be tcrn.ch/1R0msmD The best VR game yet pic.twitter.com/NpFtNRoItv

Feb 12, 2016

I played an early Survios demo and it was incredible. Looks like they've only gotten better techcrunch.com/2016/02/12/jac… pic.twitter.com/YBVGIUsxQR

YouTube Acquires BandPage To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools

technewsi.altervista.org — YouTube wants to win the love of musicians by solving their biggest problem: how to turn popularity into cash. So today it announced it's acquired BandPage, a startup that helps artists show off and sell concert tickets, merchandise, and ex...

RootMusic’s BandPage: A Cheap, Powerful, Customizable Way For Musicians To Use Facebook

adweek.com — MySpace is still seen by many as the reliable place to go to stream a musician's music and find their tour dates. Facebook's lack of an in-house app led to the proliferation of iLike, which is still going strong with 10 million monthly active users despite not always streaming full-length songs and limiting artist profiles to a stark white background.
Feb 12, 2016

Fun thing about tech blogging for 6 years: sometimes you're a startup's first adweek.com/socialtimes/ro… and last press tcrn.ch/1Td8oba

YouTube Acquires BandPage To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools

techcrunch.com — YouTube wants to win the love of musicians by solving their biggest problem: how to turn popularity into cash. So today it announced it's acquired BandPage, a startup that helps artists show off and sell concert tickets, merchandise, and exclusive fan experiences.
Feb 12, 2016

YouTube buys BandPage' $-making tools to push musicians to promote their YT/give it exclusive content techcrunch.com/2016/02/12/you… tip @techmeme

Feb 12, 2016

YouTube Acquires BandPage To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools techcrunch.com/2016/02/12/you…

Feb 12, 2016

Streaming doesn't earn musicians $ but the fans can be monetized with merch/tickets. YouTube+BandPage combines these tcrn.ch/1Td8oba

Feb 12, 2016

RT @Techmeme: YouTube Acquires BandPage To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools (@joshconstine) techcrunch.com/2016/02/12/you… techmeme.com/160212/p10#a16…

Feb 12, 2016

YouTube Acquires BandPage To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools on.tcrn.ch/l/Doxa via @techcrunch

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Twitterはフォロワーがいなくても楽しめるようになった | TechCrunch Japan

jp.techcrunch.com — 今日 発表された、アルゴリズムに基づく新しいタイムラインの並びが、Twitterの成長問題を解決するかもしれない理由はこれだ:多くの人々、特に新しいユーザーにとって、Twitterはまるでブラックホールに向かって叫んでいるように感じる。彼らにフォロワーは多くない。彼らのツイートは闇の中へと消え去っていく。それではがっかりだ。 ...

Pandora Has Mixed Q4 Earnings With $336M Revenue And 3.8% Growth To 81.1M Listeners

technewsi.altervista.org — Amidst rumors that it's trying to sell itself, Pandora missed on its Q4 2015 earnings report where it said it had 81.1 million listeners, up from 78.1 million in Q3 but down from 81.5 million a year ago. Pandora saw $336 million revenue an...

Pandora Has Mixed Q4 Earnings With $336M Revenue And 3.8% Growth To 81.1M Listeners

techcrunch.com — Amidst rumors that it's trying to sell itself, Pandora missed on its Q4 2015 earnings report where it said it had 81.1 listeners, up from 78.1 million in Q3 but down from 81.5 million a year ago. Pandora saw $336 million revenue and $0.04 earnings per share, compared to expectations of $332 million and $0.07 EPS.
Feb 11, 2016

Pandora is a tough business. After royalties there isn't enough to cover expenses. It expects $60M-$80M loss in 2016 tcrn.ch/1SKNh1M

Drive Motors Lets You Actually Buy A Car Online. How Did This Not Exist?

techcrunch.com — No one wants to go to a car dealership. We're in the era where everything can be done online, so it's crazy you can't buy a new car straight from the web. Every site and startup that claims to help you do that just dumps you on a contact form to request more info or a meeting with a car dealer.
Feb 11, 2016

Software eats dealerships tcrn.ch/1o3D2rS Drive Motors Lets You Actually Buy Any Car Online Just Like Tesla pic.twitter.com/l6cfA7OcLV

Instagram Reveals Video View Counts To Score Creators And Ad Dollars

technewsi.altervista.org — Video is booming on Instagram with watch time up 40% in 6 months, so now it's trying to lure the best video makers and marketers from competitors like Vine and YouTube. Over the next few weeks, Instagram will begin showing the view counts o...
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Feb 12, 2016

People are bypassing Tidal by streaming Kanye's album off of files hosted on Russia's social network VK vk.com/kanyewest

Feb 12, 2016

@joshelman I think I made it pretty clear in my article that I think the product could help YouTube a lot

Feb 12, 2016

@joshelman Because everyone thinks of tech press as cheerleaders and not all acquisitions are cinderella stories. But yes, great product

Feb 12, 2016

A second source has confirmed that YouTube paid only around $8 million to acquire BandPage. A firesale soft landing tcrn.ch/1Td8oba

Feb 12, 2016

Snapchat's key feature is content sharing so the camera is the home screen. Twitter's key feature is following live events, but that's hard

Feb 12, 2016

Must-read analysis by @maxbulger of why Twitter's weakness is Snapchat's strength: clear feature hierarchy medium.com/@maxbulger/fea…

Feb 12, 2016

In case you were wondering how bad people want Kanye's album and how much people hate Tidal: pic.twitter.com/0nZXQlNUOI

Feb 12, 2016

@_jacksmith @Colton_chac @TechCrunch yes, in our post there's a full demo video with both in-VR and person-in-headset shots

Feb 12, 2016

@OnPirateSat @twitter Thanks, I agree with your analysis. Twitter needs to push people to follow their contacts when those people join


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