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Telegram reaches 400M monthly active users

Instant messaging service Telegram has accumulated 400 million monthly active users, it announced, up from 300 million active users the seven-year-old service unveiled to the SEC last October. The service — established...

Nextdoor and Walmart join on a new neighbourly assistance plan

Neighbourhood social network Nextdoor and Walmart are joining up to start a new “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” plan that will make it simpler for helpless community members to get help from neighbours...

Tesla’s latest board member has a long stand against short-selling

Tesla has included Hiromichi Mizuno as a current member to its board of directors and audit committee — the previous chief investment officer of Japan’s $1.5 trillion grant fund and a...

University of Oxford coronavirus vaccine test intends to have 500 people in testing by...

One of the most significant COVID-19 vaccine tests currently started will have over 500 aides actively experimenting with its solution by the middle of next month.  Researchers at the University of Oxford...

Facebook’s latest ‘Quiet Mode’ option allows you to turn off the app’s push notifications

Facebook is starting a unique feature called "Quiet Mode" that will enable you to lessen distractions by silencing the app's push notifications for a time you designate.  The company published the change...

Altman and others desire to crowdfund 1 billion masks in the following 180 days

Sam Altman, retired president of Y Combinator and CEO of OpenAI, posted out his intention to acquire 1 billion masks in 180 days.  People require to crowdfund the masks, first. The Sourcing Of...

Instacart’s employing spree proceeds as it faces unusual demand

Instacart is joining more support positions to serve its shoppers, consumers and retail associates as the business faces unusual demand for its grocery distribution services due to COVID-19 shelter in place...

India’s Swiggy allocates $43M to extend to new businesses

Indian food delivery company Swiggy has seized an added $43 million as it sees to extend to new businesses. Current investor Tencent and latest members Ark Impact, Korea Investment Partners, Samsung Ventures...

A novel FDA-authorized COVID-19 test doesn’t require a lab and can provide results in...

There’s a new COVID-19 test from healthcare technology inventor Abbott that seems to be the quickest yet in terms of providing results, and that can do so on the spot directly...

Stem is giving cash advances to assist musicians to stay independent

Stem is a startup that supports independent musicians to get funded. They are developing with a unique financing plan named Scale. How Does The Company Work? CEO and co-founder Milana Rabkin Lewis defined...

Shopify affiliates with Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra Association

Following eBay, Visa, Stripe and different high-profile partners abandoned the Facebook backed cryptocurrency combined, and Libra secured a win with the joining of Shopify. How Will The Partnership Work? The e-commerce program will become...

WarnerMedia’s latest streaming service HBO Max appears on YouTube TV, along with HBO &...

WarnerMedia and YouTube TV has recently announced a distribution agreement that will take HBO and Cinemax to the Google-held live TV streaming service for the initial time as well as, prominently,...

LinkedIn will sunset Sales Navigator for Gmail, previously identified as Rapportive, on March 18

It is the norm for the course that influential tech programs will start a lot of services, then sunset those that are less familiar. LinkedIn has declared that on March 18, it...

Facebook’s current research is Hobbi, an app to document your particular projects

Facebook is combining another app to its collection of innovative projects from the NPE Team, an enterprise it published last year centred on quickly seeking out new designs in social to...

Netflix opposes current streaming competitors with Samsung partnership

As the streaming conflicts warm-up, Netflix is expecting a new partnership with Samsung will back it defend off opponents. The Specifics of the Partnership At Samsung’s Unpacked meet this week, the mobile equipment...
Tinder latest update - share to matches | iTMunch

Tinder analyses current social features, including prompts and a ‘Share to Matches’ choice

Tinder is examining a set of latest social features intended to encourage communications between users on its service. Updates About The Latest Updates One of the latest highlights is a conversational prompt, first...

Walmart closes down its temporary personal shopping service, Jet black

Walmart is closing down its private shopping service, Jet Black, on February 21, after striving to find approval or extra investment. The service had provided New York-area consumers to text message requests...

AssoConnect is a service that assists you to manage your nonprofit association

AssoConnect is a French startup that is developing a software-as-a-service application to provide you with all the devices you need to maintain your nonprofit organization (association in French). The company just allocated...

Instagram provides unfollow recommendations in new ‘following categories’

Instagram will presently tell you who you communicate with least regularly in case you want to unfollow them. The Purpose Behind The New Feature & How It Works In an attempt to assist...

Elon Musk recently dropped an EDM track on SoundCloud

Friday usually brings a collection of new music releases, but this Friday’s latest drops introduces a new track from an unimaginable source — Elon Musk. Elon Musk’s Track The SpaceX and Tesla CEO...

Indian ride-hailing firm Ola to start in London on February 10, 2020

After starting an agency in the city last year, Indian ride-hailing firm Ola announced it would formally start operations in London on February 10. Why London? London is one of the world’s largest...

Tesla tentatively shuts down the Shanghai factory over coronavirus concerns

Tesla has closed down its Shanghai factory as part of a wider order by the Chinese government to begin the spread of the coronavirus in the area. The Effects on Profits The closing...

Kraftful allocates $1M to support smart home companies to make better apps

Kraftful, a company from Y Combinator's Summer 2019 class, creates the multiple components that an IoT/smart home company might require, puzzle piecing them unitedly into apps for each company without expecting...

Aki Obtains Eyeview’s Ad Personalisation Tech

Video advertising firm Eyeview closed down in December, though its technology will remain on thanks to a purchase by Aki Technologies. How Do The Two Complement Each Other?  Aki CEO Scott Swanson stated...
Vivo beats Samsung in smartphone market in India | iTMunch

Vivo knocks Samsung for 2nd place in the Indian smartphone market

Samsung, which previously led the smartphone market in India, slipped to the third spot in the quarter that concluded in December, even as the South Korean giant proceeds to make larger...

Google gains on AWS and Azure in India with Airtel cloud agreement

Google has inked a contract with India’s third-largest telephone operator as the American giant seems to expand its cloud consumer base in the essential overseas market that is frequently developing as...
Uber Eats sold to Zomato in India | iTMunch

Uber trades food delivery company in India to Zomato

Uber announced on Tuesday that it had sold its food delivery business, Uber Eats, in India to local opposing Zomato as the American ride-hailing giant runs to shed loss-making services to...

Instagram Removes IGTV Button Due To Lack of User Engagement

All most, 7 million of Instagram’s 1 billion-plus consumers have downloaded its standalone IGTV app in the last 18 months since launch. And presently, Instagram’s main app is eliminating the disturbing orange...

Zendesk originates Sell Marketplace to produce app store to CRM product

Zendesk obtained Base CRM in 2018 to give consumers a CRM element to go with its core consumer service software.  After buying the company, it replaced the name to Sell, and now...

Wonderbly introduces Wonderbly Studios to allow other brands to use its personalization API for...

Wonderbly is a personalized book publisher supported by Google Ventures and famously known for the breakout hit “Lost My Name.”  It is revealing Wonderbly Studios to make it simpler for other brands...

Instagram includes Boomerang effects as TikTok looms

TikTok has produced innumerable memes formats from its creative effects, questioning Instagram for the filtered video crown.  Now almost five years after starting Boomerang, Instagram’s back-and-forth video loop maker is eventually getting...

Google is providing 3 months of Disney+ to new Chromebook buyers

Google is expecting to juice holiday sales of Chromebooks by turning on a subscription to the hot current streaming service, Disney+.  The company on Monday stated that it would provide Chromebook buyers...

Here is why Marc Benioff offered the AppStore.com domain to Steve Jobs

In Marc Benioff’s novel, Trailblazer, he narrates the story of how Steve Jobs sowed the seeds of the concept that would become the primary enterprise app store, and how Benioff ultimately...

The California Consumer Privacy Act formally takes impact today

California’s much-discussed secrecy law formally took impact recently; a year and a half later, it was claimed and signed. Though it will be six more months before you view the hammer fall...
Virtual sizing device for kids’ shoes | iTMunch

Philadelphia’s Jenzy has a device to size kids’ feet and a marketplace to purchase...

From all the startup jawns that can likely come from Philadelphia, maybe none is as surprising as Jenzy. A startup that gives an online marketplace and virtual sizing device for kids’ shoes...

Pyka and its self-sufficient, electric crop-spraying drone acquire $11M seed round

Modern agriculture includes areas of mind-boggling size, and spraying them properly is a severe operational challenge.  Pyka Has A Solution  Pyka is taking on the broadly human-powered spray business with a self-sufficient winged...

Effective B2B Content Marketing Strategies

Initially, content marketing was mainly used in Business-to-Consumer (B2C) companies. However, the scope of content marketing has become so vast that Business-to-business or B2B companies are also jumping onto the content...

American charges have a higher impact on U.S.-based Amazon vendors than their opponents in...

The range of charges imposed by the United States on Chinese goods has affected both U.S. and China-based Amazon vendors. According to data from across the border e-commerce company, SellerMotor says U.S....

Micro-Angelo? This 3D-printed ‘David’ is just one millimeter tall

3D printing technology has taken over the world by a storm. This technology has proven its worth is multiple industries. For example, there are talks about installing a 3D machine in...
Zomoato buys Uber Eats | iTMunch

Uber all ready to sell Uber Eats’ India business to Zomato

Uber is in forwarding stages of discussions to sell its food delivery service Uber Eats in India to local opponent Zomato as the American ride-hailing giant seems to slash its global...
Spotify kids for premium family subscribers | iTMunch

Spotify starts a dedicated Kids app for Premium Family subscribers

In a movement to promote family subscriptions to its app, Spotify has announced the launch of a dedicated Kids application. More About Spotify Kids It enables children three and up to hear to...

Spotify’s establishing story is going to be a Netflix series

Facebook’s originating got the movie dealing with Aaron Sorkin’s “The Social Network.”  The story of how Snapchat appeared to be will be a flagship series on the forthcoming streaming service, Quibi.  Now, Spotify...

Apple and Spotify’s podcasts reach Echo devices in the U.S.

Amazon Alexa can presently play podcasts from Apple, giving Amazon's line of Echo devices the first third-party customers to support the Apple Podcasts service without utilizing AirPlay.  Previously, this level of assistance...

Lyft changes its app to promote bikes, scooters, and mass transportation

Lyft is a company that makes nearly all of its money by car trips. However, this app is not going to be limited only to do this anymore. This is because...

Hulu introduces its viewer-friendly ‘binge-watch advertisements’

Hulu is starting a new kind of ad experience that enables brands to specifically target binge-watchers — that is, viewers who are seeing various episodes of a favorite program over a...

Apple Card’s interest-free iPhone installment project goes live, presently with 6% back on Apple...

Apple is now starting a new feature for Apple Card, which enables cardholders to buy a new iPhone then pay it back over 24 months with no interest.  The company stated its...

Amazon is ready to set Alexa free

Each day, we use Alexa to switch on lights, change TV channels, and set timers when cooking.  Amazon’s digital assistant is the centre of a smart home, but the minute people step...

Wayv introduces Payments, the first all-digital payment resolution for the cannabis market

Wayv is taking a huge step towards mainstreaming the cannabis enterprise.  Wayv Creates A New Market  Wayv Payments, as of 11th December 2019, is supposed to be the first digital, submissive payment solution...

Audi attempts with a ride-share service in Southern Germany utilizing an EV and gasoline...

Audi Business Innovation is experimenting with a ride-sharing service in Southern Germany called BITS that utilizes both gasoline and electric vehicles in its fleet. Audi Takes The Fleetonomy Route  To maintain the service,...

WeWork shows that venture capitalism works

WeWork is a startup that has been a favourite of Silicon Valley investors for years. This company's offices' and CEO have been stunningly spread across the covers of popular trade magazines and...

Amazon increases its in-store pickup service, Counter, to thousands of added stores

Amazon Counter, the online retailer’s in-store pickup choice that started this summer at 100+ Rite Aid locations in the U.S., is soon expanding.  The company declared today the service would reach thousands...

Everything You Need to Know About Ad Tech

In the current digital era, the internet is a field of endless opportunities. Unsurprisingly, with the number of time users are spending online, the Digital Advertising sector is blooming. Owing to...

10 Digital Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2020

Every year, thousands of like-minded individuals get together in different parts of the world to discuss digital marketing. Whether it is learning about what marketing holds in the future, what's trending,...
Handle pocket money with Pixpay | iTMunch

Pixpay is a challenger bank for teens centered on pocket money

Meet Pixpay, a French startup that aspires to replace cash when you are giving out pocket money to your children.  Anybody that is more than ten years old can create a Pixpay...
Create map and stories on Google Earth | iTMunch

Now anyone can create maps and stories on Google Earth

Google Earth is creating a meaningful change to its product, with the addition of content making tools that enables everyone to create maps and stories for its platform.  The Role of the...

Uber Receives Temporary Two-month License Release in London

London's transport control, TfL, has granted Uber a temporary release to continue working in the UK capital. The ride-hailing giant's present provisional license expires tomorrow. But there is no restoration to...

Twitter tests new communication features from twttr prototype, rollout projected for 2020

Twttr, the prototype app Twitter began earlier this year, has been testing unique ways to display communications, including by the use of threaded replies and additional visual cues.  Presently, those features have...

Uber is experimenting selling ‘foodie experiences’ through Uber Eats

Uber is selling 'foodie experiences' like cooking classes and multi-course fine dining on its on-demand food delivery app, Uber Eats. It is below a new Moments tab, which is currently a small-scale...

8 Simple Steps to Generate leads with Telemarketing

Every company wants to grow. And, to achieve this goal, it requires new leads and new opportunities. One of the tried-tested methods to acquire new leads is to resort to telemarketing....

Facebook buys VR studio behind Beat Saber

Virtual reality does not have several hit games yet, but Facebook is acquiring the studio behind one of the platform’s most notable titles. Facebook Acquired Beat Games Facebook introduced that it will be...

Vulog will power Hyundai’s latest LA car-sharing service

The technology following Hyundai’s latest car-sharing service in Los Angeles is produced by a company that is widely unknown despite its ubiquity. Vulog announced on Tuesday while Automobility LA that Hyundai will...

Porsche has a latest, more affordable version of the all-electric Taycan

Porsche launched on Monday the Taycan 4S, the third version of its all-electric vehicle. More About The Taycan  The 4S, which will give a performance-battery-plus option, looks like the Taycan that Porsche revealed...

Amazon introduces a Dash Smart Shelf for businesses that automatically restocks supplies

Amazon might have finished selling its Dash buttons for customers, but it is not done with dedicated Dash hardware. An Introduction to Dash Smart Shelf The company is starting its new Amazon Dash...

Unsplash is creating an ad business about branded stock photos

Unsplash has made up a library of 1 million stock photographs, all ready to use for free.  Presently it is equipped to start making money and provide help to its photographers to...

Amazon now sells movie tickets in India

Amazon has fixed its eye on the following business it desires to disrupt in its important overseas market India: online movie tickets.  The e-commerce giant announced this Saturday that it has partnered...

Instagram to examine hiding “Like counts” in the US, which could bother influencers

Instagram’s CEO Adam Mosseri stated that they would make decisions that disturb the business if they help people’s well-being and health. To that point, next week, Instagram will extend its test of...

Email Marketing Vs. Social Media: Which One is Better for You?

A study by WeAreSocial states that there are 4.39 billion internet users across the globe. This means more than half of the world's population is online. So, it is no surprise...
Social media trends in 2020 | iTMunch

Top Social Media Trends for 2020

Saying that most people spend a good part of their days on social media would not be an exaggeration. Not in today’s world. Social media has become an integral part of people’s...
Salesforce launches lightining order management | iTMunch

Salesforce involves an integrated order management system to its arsenal

Salesforce surely has a bunch of tools spanning the sales, service, and marketing categories. Though until today, when it launched Lightning Order Management, it needed an integration layer that enabled companies to...
Okta- identification company provides security ally | iTMunch

Okta desires to give every user a security ally – UserInsights

End users manage to get a bad rap in the security business because they are usually the weakest security link.  They fall for phishing plans, apply weak passwords, and often unknowingly are...

Google’s FitBit VS Apple’s iWatch: Which One Should You Buy?

Both Apple and FitBit have made their name in the smart wearables industry, with Apple ruling smartwatches, while Fitbit rules the activity trackers industry. However, both the companies have created a...

YouTube starts a dedicated Fashion vertical

YouTube is launching a new vertical called YouTube Fashion.  This platform intends to capitalize on the standard style and beauty content that draws millions of viewers to its platform.  Why Has YouTube Taken...

Hulu eventually begins support for downloads, initially to ad-free viewers

Hulu is ultimately combining downloads to its streaming service, years after Netflix and Amazon Prime Video have done the same.  The company had assured over a year ago that it would shortly...

Spotify presently allows artists to buy a full-screen ‘recommendation’ promoting their latest album

Spotify lately added a feature that will irregularly pop up a full-screen recommendation of a new album the service believes you will like. More About The New Feature It is based on a...

Apple TV app appears on Amazon’s Fire TV Stick and other additional devices

Before the launch of Apple TV+ on November 1, Apple’s Apple TV app has started to roll out to different platforms surpassing Apple’s own streaming media player, Mac computers and iOS...

Instacart shoppers are organizing a nationwide protest

Instacart is once again at odds with its shoppers, people who go to the grocery store for the customers.  The Shopper's Demands From November 3-5, loads of Instacart shoppers intend to oppose with...

Walmart and Green Dot to mutually build a new fintech accelerator, Tailfin Labs

Walmart declared an extension of its current relationship with the financial services provider Green Dot, which will remain to serve as the issuing bank and business manager for the Walmart MoneyCard...
FedEx and Walgreens Partner to make online returns convenient | iTMunch

Walgreens Partners with FedEx to Accept Online Returns

According to the latest tech news, FedEx and Walgreens are partnering up to make online returns more convenient. This is a part of their move that focuses on developing a trend...
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Target is all set to power Toys “R” Us’s online sales

According to the latest tech news, Toys "R" Us is again back online, all thanks to a new agreement with Target. Tru Kids, the parent company that obtained the old-fashioned toy...

Customer Acquisition for Podcasts

From the multiple channels available to mass marketers, acquiring customers through a podcast is often underestimated. Brands like Dollar Shave Club, Squarespace, and ZipRecruiter have used podcast advertising for user acquisition...

Apple Card users can now fund iPhone buying for 24 months, interest-free

It is not an “Apple Prime" subscription, but it is compelling.  Apple on Wednesday launched a new program that will provide Apple Card users to fund their iPhone purchases for 24 months,...

Amazon axes $14.99 Amazon Fresh fee, offering grocery delivery free for Prime members to...

Amazon is setting up the heat once again in the business of groceries, and especially, grocery delivery, to make its services more enticing in the aspect of competition from Walmart. Recently, the...
Technical specifications of USB 4 | iTMunch

USB4 delivers better speeds, and compatibility yet loses the space in the nam

The companies who are behind the universally accepted USB standard have published some new information on the latest iteration of the interface, and it is all good news for consumers.  This new...

Dropbox will start to roll out the new Dropbox app publically today

In June, Dropbox showed a preview version of the "new Dropbox."  The latest version is developed around a standalone app interface and centred on integrating all of your work tools into one...

Uber lays off another 350 over Eats, self-driving and other departments

Uber has recently laid off about 350 employees over a variety of teams within the company. This indicates what the firm says is its third and last phase of layoffs of the...

Amazon launches Amazon Care, virtual and in-person healthcare for employees

According to the latest tech news, Amazon has gone active with Amazon Care, a new pilot healthcare service that is available to its employees all around the Seattle area. The following...

Unbabel receives $60M for its blended approach to business translation

Unbabel is a Lisbon-based startup that has developed a platform for translating customer service messages. This is done by blending the speed of machine translation with a local human speaker difference and...

YouTube Music will be preadded on Android 10 and latest Android 9 devices

Here is a way to catch up in the competing streaming music market: preinstall your app on millions of Android handsets.  That is what Google will presently be doing with YouTube Music.  The...
Roku TV with hisense launches in UK | iTMunch

Roku TV is Coming to the UK with Hisense’s Upcoming Sets

Roku is taking its TV operating system outside of North America for the first time, the company had announced at IFA. Hisense UK will launch its first TVs managed by Roku in...

GoDaddy Updates its Website Builder with Customized Marketing Business Plans

The latest tech news states that GoDaddy's website-building product GoCentral is gaining an upgrade today, and with new features, there is a new name: Websites+Marketing. Keep reading to find out what...

Fujifilm’s Upcoming X-Pro3 Camera to Attract Film Photographers

Fujifilm is teasing its upcoming X-Pro3, the replacement to its popular digital rangefinder mirrorless camera after its official introduction on October 23rd. While its X Summit event was going on September 20th,...

Google’s Pixel 4 Finally Gets a New Color

By now, it is evident Google isn't very subtle with its launches. The tech giant has been dropping several hints now and then about its new Pixel 4 lineup. Recently, the...

Amazon Reveals Over A Dozen Fire TV Edition Products

At the European tech trade show, IFA 2019, Amazon has announced more than 20 new Fire TV-branded devices. This includes a next-generation Fire TV Cube, Fire TV Edition soundbar from Anker, its...

NFL & TikTok Announce Multi-Year Partnership

The National Football League (NFL)  and the viral social video app TikTok announced a multi-year partnership. This partnership is created to bring NFL's content to their worldwide fans, just in time of...

Gmail to now inform your colleagues that you’re on vacation BEFORE they email you

Sending an email to a co-worker without realizing that they are on leave can be a disaster for everyone involved. To avoid this, Google has come up with yet another tech...
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Target Expands Drive Up Services Nationwide

Target’s same-day pickup service, Drive Up, as of now has reached all of the 50 U.S. states, according to an announcement made by the retailer.  This service lets the customers shop online,...

Spotify Announces New Features To Its Family Plan Subscription

To give parents more control over the listening habits of their children, Spotify is adding new features to its Family Plan subscriptions.  Starting in Ireland, and soon in other countries where the...

Hulu Remodels Its Mobile App For Better Use

At the CES event held this year, Hulu announced their plans to try an updated version of its user interface, Lineup. This update aims to avoid confusing landing page designs.  The company...

10 Ways To Reduce Email Unsubscription Rate

There are a lot of ways to promote your products and services online. You can employ social media marketing, search engine optimization, video marketing, and a host of other methods. Yet,...

Amazon To Stop Using Tips To Pay Delivery Drivers

According to a report by the Los Angeles Times, Amazon has recently announced that it will be ending the practice of using customer tips to pay its wages to Flex drivers.  This practice came...

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