HappyFunCorp Launches Happy Fun App To Make Instagram More Social

 For the past year and a half the Brooklyn-based development shop, HappyFunCorp has been laboring over a new graph that would offer new ways to interact with Twitter and Instagram. ...

Facebook Tests “Click For More” To Boost Video Views On Desktop

 Facebook says it now gets around 8 billion video views on its platform each day, and the social network has made no secret of its plans to make it an even bigger part of the ...

The Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative May Be More Important Than Facebook

 The first millennial CEO is leading the end of “two-pocket thinking” Read More TechCrunch » Facebook

Amazon Rolls Out A Referral Program To Encourage More Customers To Shop On Mobile

 Amazon already has the number one Shopping app in the App Store, but the company believes it still has room to grow. Now, to incentivize more customers to install its app and ...

Google’s Project Sunroof Now Tells More Homeowners How Well Solar Would Work On Their Roofs

 Google’s Project Sunroof, which started as a 20 percent project by Google engineering lead Carl Elkin, helps you figure out how well solar panels would work on your roof. ...

Google Launches Faster, More Flexible Version Of Its Cloud SQL Database Service

 Cloud SQL, Google’s fully managed MySQL database service on its Cloud Platform, is getting a major upgrade today with the beta launch of version two of the service. The ...

Amazon Makes A Bid For Cord Cutters, Adds Showtime, Starz And More Streaming Partners To Prime

 Looking to target the growing number of cord-cutters who are opting out of costly pay-TV all-in subscriptions, Amazon is adding another swathe of video content to its Prime, its ...

Google Adds More Music, TV And Movie Content To Mobile Search, Including Recommendations

 An update to Google search rolling out to mobile users is putting a greater emphasis on music and media, including recommendations on songs, TV shows, movies, and more. Now, when ...

Sony Says It Has Now Sold More Than 30 Million PlayStation 4s

 With the U.S. holidays incoming, Sony has picked today to reveal that it has now sold more than 30 million PlayStation 4 consoles to date — over 30.2 million to be precise ...

Amazon Video, Music And More Now Available On Majority Of JetBlue’s “Fly-Fi” Enabled Planes

 Half a year after Amazon originally announced a partnership with JetBlue to bring its Amazon Prime Instant Video service and its Prime Music service to the airline’s passengers, ...

Google Launches Mortgage Shopping Tool In California, More States Coming Soon

 Google is now a licensed mortgage broker in California. The company today launched a mortgage comparison tool for home shoppers in California, with support for more states coming ...

Twitter Could Soon Give You More Than Two Options For Polls

 Twitter began letting its users make polls on its service last month and already the company appears to have more substantive plans for the feature — which TechCrunch’s ...