Reelgood’s app for cord cutters adds 50+ services, personalized recommendations – TechCrunch

Reelgood, a startup aimed at helping cord cutters find their next binge, is out today with its biggest update yet. The company has been developing its streaming guide over the...

Amazon’s revamped Alexa app makes it easier to manage your smart home – TechCrunch

Amazon’s Alexa app has just been given a major visual overhaul, largely focused on helping users set up and control their smart home. From the app’s new devices tab, users...

9 highlights from Snapchat CEO’s 6000-word leaked memo on survival – TechCrunch

Adults, not teens. Messaging, not Stories. Developing markets, not the US. These are how Snapchat will make a comeback, according to CEO Evan Spiegel . In a 6,000-word internal memo...

As some pricey coding camps fade away, Codecademy barrels ahead with affordable paid offerings...

Between 2013 and last year, the number of boot camp schools tripled to more than 90 in the U.S. alone, according to Course Report, an outfit that tracks the industry....

Instagram launches scannable Nametags, tests school networks for teen growth – TechCrunch

When your feed and Stories tray go stale, or your follower count stops rising, you drift away from Instagram . That’s why the app is rolling out two big new...

The Google Assistant gets more visual – TechCrunch

Google today is launching a major visual redesign of its Assistant experience on phones. While the original vision of the Assistant focused mostly on voice, half of all interactions...

iOS 12.1 will come with new emojis – TechCrunch

Apple is about to release the public beta version of iOS 12.1. And before everybody freaks out, the company announced that this update will feature new emojis — best...

Cover collects $16M to insure your gadgets, pets… anything – TechCrunch

People procrastinate about buying insurance because it’s such a boring and complicated chore to compare policies. But Cover combines plans from 45 insurance companies into a single marketplace so it’s...

SoftBank leads $35M investment in sports engagement startup Heed – TechCrunch

Heed, a startup looking to create new ways for sports leagues and clubs to engage with fans, is announcing that it has raised $35 million led by SoftBank Group International. As...

Tile’s new lost item trackers offer replaceable batteries, subscription service – TechCrunch

Just around a week ago, lost item finder Tile announced its new CEO and added Comcast as an investor. But the company isn’t done making changes just yet. Today, Tile...