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Action Launcher 3 gets update to support icon packsview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – When the new Action Launcher 3 was released last week, much was made about the support for things like themes and Material support that would match colors to a user’s wallpaper. Inexplicably, support for icon packs was not included. (IT news)

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Mobile Commerce Consolidation As Mozido Takes Majority Stake In CorFireview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Just days after Dutch digital commerce provider Adyen announced a $250 million round of funding, another heavily capitalised player in the space has made an acquisition to up its game. (IT news)

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Ending The Invisibility Of Homelessnessview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The lack of affordable, safe, and supportive housing is a scourge on society. It costs $90K to maintain a human being on the streets for a year, compared to $18K to provide supportive housing to a previously homeless person. Over the last 10 years, an influx of 75,000 people have moved to San Francisco, while only 17,000 new housing units have been built. (IT news)

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Flickr Removes Creative Commons Images From Its Wall Art Program Following Backlashview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Last month, Flickr expanded its Wall Art print service to include images from the photo-sharing site’s professional artists as well as images licensed for commercial use through Creative Commons. (IT news)

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Google Claims 2015 Will Be A “Moment” For Surveillance Reformview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Google thinks that next year will be a big moment for surveillance reform. So much so that the company set up a special page on its ‘Take Action’ hub, asking individuals to sign something akin to a petition of sorts to “help make the Internet more secure for everyone.” Why does Google think that 2015 will be big? (IT news)

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A Holiday Gift Guide For Your Tech-Savvy Girlfriendsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Whether you are looking for your girlfriend, your gal pal or that special lady in your life, or a gift for yourself, these items promise to charge, inform and add some chic style for the new year. Tory Burch for Fitbit Whether you go with the pendant or bracelet, this Tory Burch styled Fitbit is a great gift for close girlfriends such as your mom, sister or bestie. (IT news)

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Google Rips MPAA For Allegedly Leveraging Local Government To Revive SOPAview story

http://techcrunch.com – Corruption in the American Hollywood style is something to behold. Today, Google published a short blog post alleging that the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), alongside a number of film studios, funded what was essentially opposition research about the company. The resulting material was later fed to state attorneys general. Read More (IT news)

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Few Winners In Anonymous Social Networking, And Secret’s Not One Of Themview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Is anonymous social networking a flash-in-pan trend? A winner-take-all category? Which of the anonymous social networking apps around today are still thriving, and which are practically dead? (IT news)

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ZZ Photo Is A Photo App That Can Organize Your Snapshots By Petview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Does your photo management solution recognize your cat? Your mom? Your dog? No, it does not. That’s why there’s ZZ Photo. The app, built by a Ukrainian team, is essentially a shoebox for all of your photos but with a few smarts built in. It is Windows-only right now but the team is working on mobile and Mac versions of the app. (IT news)

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Restaurant Discovery Service Zomato Acquires Italy’s Cibandoview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Zomato, the restaurant search and discovery service backed by Vy Capital, Info Edge, and Sequoia Capital, continues to be on an acquisition spree as a means to accelerate its international expansion. Read More (IT news)

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Are SaaS Companies Just Misunderstood?view story

http://techcrunch.com –  Depending on whom you ask, companies that sell their products on a subscription basis are either companies that are veritable giants of growth, or firms that hide their business models’ inherent weakness in the form of short-term losses that are dismissed under the guise of investment. Read More (IT news)