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TechCrunch Senior Editor. Lover of gadgets. Occasional woodworker. And I live in Michigan. That's about it.

The Best Panels, Talks And Startup Pitches From The First Day Of Disrupt London — As we end day one of Disrupt London we thought it would be fun to look back at some of the most interesting panels and projects on stage. While most Disrupts are full of great startups and fun interviews, London has been particularly potent.

Levebee Can Be Your Child’s Personal Reading Coach — Levebee's tagline says it all: "Reading Matters." Levebee is launching today at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe to improve reading comprehension through games and exercises to help with reading disorders including dyslexia in children. The founders have extensive experience in this area and built Levebee after launching reading productivity app Legentas for college students and adults.

Watch The Disrupt: London Hackathon Judging Live Stream Right Here! — I'm tired and I didn't do anything. After coding for 24 hours, the participants of the first TechCrunch Disrupt: London hackathon will now present their creations on the massive Disrupt stage. From developer geek to investor chic, these judges are ready for anything and will assess hackathon participants on a scale of technical difficulty, usability, usefulness and creativity.

Apple Announces Apple Watch SDK, Launches In November — Apple just announced its SDK for the upcoming Apple Watch. Called WatchKit, the kit launches next month. The word comes from Tim Cook speaking today at an event held at the Apple Campus. Developing...

Netflix Stock Opens Down 25% After Missing New Subscriber Target — Yesterday, as part of its third quarter earnings news, Netflix ( NASDAQ:NFLX) reported not acquiring as many new subscribers as it had previously forecasted. The stock price crashed in after-hour trading, tumbling down 25% (more than a $100) as Wall Street reacted to the news.

Netflix Stock Erases 12 Months Of Massive Growth, Crashes Through 52 Week Low — And with the sound of Wall Street's opening bell, Netflix quickly dipped below its 52 week low, opening at $141.40 but falling within a few seconds under $140. [ NASDAQ:NFLX] Over the past two months the company watched subscribers leave along with 55% of its market cap from the same time period - which now places their valuation at its 52 week low of $7.46B.

Netflix Stock Price Crashes In After Hours Trading — Netflix today reported a third-quarter profit of $59 million, up from $32 million a year ago. But the company failed to attract as many new subscribers as it had predicted, calling it "over-forecasted" on membership growth. In after-hour trading the stock plunged over a hundred points (over 23%) to 339 on the news.

GoToMeeting Comes To Android Smartwatches Because You Cannot Escape Work — Just in case you were worried about missing that conference call, Citrix just announced GoToMeeting for Android Smartwatches. Why? Productivity, my friends! The app is now available on Google Play and works with Android Wear watches including the Samsung Gear Live, Moto 360, and LG G Watch With this GoToMeeting app, the watch is a second (or third) screen, offering only simple playback control.

Apple Leaks The iPad Air 2 And iPad Mini 3 — After months of speculation and rumors, Apple just released details about the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. A day early. The devices were supposed to be announced at an Apple event tomorrow, but Apple scoops mcgee Mark Gurman noticed the two devices listed in the iPad User Guide for iOS 8 within iBooks.

The $99 Nexus Player Is Google’s Answer To The Apple TV — Remember Google TV? It's gone. Now there is Android TV and it promises to be everything Google TV wasn't including play games for just $99. Google partnered with Asus for the first device.
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Oct 20, 2014

@anthonyha @alexia sanitary rules are not important when you're burning $14 million a moth

Oct 16, 2014

Man, the new iMac 5k screen looks STUNNING on my computer through this webcast.

Oct 16, 2014

Why is 16GB still an option? It's 20-fucking-14.

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