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Google’s Inbox is A New Email App From The Gmail Team Designed Not To Be Gmailview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Google has introduced a new email app, from the same team that builds Gmail, but intended as something completely different from Gmail. (IT news)

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And The Winner Of TechCrunch Disrupt Europe 2014 Is… Crateview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The competition was incredibly fierce at the inaugural TechCrunch Disrupt London. At the very beginning, there were 15 amazing companies presenting in front of multiple groups of industry leaders serving as judges. The startups were competing for £30,000 and the highly coveted Disrupt Cup. Read More (IT news)

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#GamerGate Is The Future Of Troll Politicsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  I’ve refrained from talking about GamerGate because the entire thing has been so baffling. (IT news)

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A User’s Guide To Disrupt London 2014view story

http://techcrunch.com – Hard to believe that Disrupt London opens tomorrow! As always, TechCrunch has partnered with an amazing array of folks who promise to make your experience at the conference better than ever. Official Wifi Sponsor: Our wifi is sponsored by Cushman & Wakefield. (IT news)

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Blloon App Encourages Ebook Reading By Letting Readers Earn Free Pagesview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Berlin-based startup Blloon has launched an app that aims to get more young people reading ebooks by applying a freemium model to the medium — gifting a certain number of pages (1,000) when a user signs up, so they can get started reading straight away. Read More (IT news)

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Early Stage Investor Version One Ventures Closes $35M Second Fundview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The Vancouver-based early stage investment fund Version One Ventures, led by founder and current Andreessen Horowitz board partner Boris Wertz, has closed its second fund of $35 million today. (IT news)

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Octopus Ventures De-Cloaks — Reveals Its ‘Evergreen’ £60m Early Stage Fundview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Octopus Ventures (CrunchBase listing) has become one of the most active early stage investors in the UK, backing many early individuals and businesses which went on to greater heights. These include backing Alex Chesterman all the way from Screen Select to LoveFilm and then from the early stages of Zoopla through to IPO. (IT news)

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Pandora Now Offers Audience Data To Musiciansview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Pandora just announced something called the Artist Marketing Platform, offering a variety of listener data to everyone whose music is played on the Internet radio service. (IT news)

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Civilization: Beyond Earth Review – Much More Than Just Civilization In Spaceview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The Civilization series has repeatedly roped me in for disappearances that span hours and even days, and the newest instalment, Civilization: Beyond Earth continues that storied tradition. (IT news)

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Vint Launches A Monthly Subscription Service Offering Unlimited On-Demand Fitness Trainingview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Two months after bringing its fitness marketplace to San Francisco, Vint is introducing a new way for users to set up 1-on-1 workout sessions with trainers in the form of a $120 monthly subscription that lets you arrange as many meetups as you’d like. Read More (IT news)

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We Tried Out Apple Pay In The Real Worldview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Apple released iOS 8.1 today, and with it comes the ability to use Apple Pay on the iPhone 6 or 6 Plus. We decided to try it out by going to two nearby businesses that already accept Apple’s NFC-powered mobile payments: Walgreens and McDonald’s. Read More (IT news)

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Amazon Tanks 10% After Reporting Larger Than Expected Third Quarter Lossview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Amazon reported lower than expected revenue in its third quarter, and a larger than expected loss. Analysts expected the company to lose $0.74 on revenue of $20.84 billion. Instead, Amazon lost $0.95 per share on revenue of $20.58 billion. That per-share loss works out to a net loss for the firm of $437 million. Read More (IT news)