Nom.com, a foodie-focused live video network from YouTube’s Steve Chen, launches with $4.7M

 We’ve heard relatively little from Steve Chen since he joined Google Ventures after parting ways with Chad Hurley, his co-founder at YouTube and more recently Avos. It ...

Comparably launches Glassdoor competitor for salary data

 With $ 6.5 million in funding from Crosslink Capital, Upfront Ventures, 500 Startups and others, Comparably is launching a platform for employment and salary information. The ...

Microsoft Launches Pre-Orders For $3,000 HoloLens Development Kit, Will Start Shipping March 30

 When Microsoft first announced HoloLens, its mixed-reality hardware platform, many of us assumed it was little more than a cool demo that was meant to stir up excitement for the ...

Facebook Officially Launches Canvas Ads That Load Full-Screen Rich Media Pages In-App

 Instant Articles, meet Instant Ads. Facebook wants to give advertisers an immersive way to reach people without making them leave the social network. So today it officially launched ...

Microsoft Launches Plumbago, A Paper App Competitor That Lets You Sketch & Handwrite Notes

 Microsoft’s Office suite already has a popular note-taking app with OneNote, but today the company is turning its attention to how note-taking should work on tablets that ...

Facebook Launches Site To Help Non-Profits Raise Money

 Facebook just launched a new site full of resources for non-profit organizations and non-governmental organizations looking to raise awareness about their causes and money for ...

Google Launches Fresh-Grocery Delivery Service In San Francisco And Los Angeles

 Watch out Instacart and Amazon Fresh, Google is going head-to-head against fresh-grocery delivery startups and services with a service expansion. Google Express, which has been ...

Twitter Launches GIF Search Feature On iOS, Android And The Web

 Here come the GIFs. We noticed Twitter testing an in-app GIF button on Android a few weeks, and now the company has formally announced that it is turning the pilot into a feature ...

Google Launches “Gmailify” – A Way To Use Gmail’s Best Features With Non-Gmail Accounts

 Since early 2015, Google’s Gmail Android app has allowed users to manage their mail from non-Gmail accounts, like Yahoo and Outlook. Now the company is taking things a step ...

Facebook Tests SMS Integration In Messenger, Launches Support For Multiple Accounts

 Facebook says it’s testing a way for users to receive, read and respond to their SMS-based conversations in its Messenger application for mobile devices. The feature, which ...

Microsoft Launches A Bing-Powered News App For iOS Devices, News Pro

 Microsoft today unveiled yet another application aimed at iOS users, with the launch of a news application that greatly resembles Apple’s own News application that comes ...

Firefox 44 Launches With Support For Push Notifications

 Mozilla today launched the latest update to its Firefox browser for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The highlight of this release cycle is the addition of web-based push notifications ...