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Q3 smartphone sales down 5.7% to 366M, stemming Covid-19 declines earlier this year – TechCrunch

As we head into the all-important holiday sales period, new numbers from Gartner point to some recovery for the smartphone market as vendors roll out a raft of new 5G handsets.Q3 smartphone figures pu

The promise and challenge of Roblox’s future in China – TechCrunch

In a much-anticipated move, California-based gaming firm Roblox filed to go public last week.One aspect driving the future growth of the children- and community-focused gaming platform is its China en

A bug meant Twitter Fleets could still be seen after they disappear – TechCrunch.-

Twitter is the latest social media site to allow users to experiment with posting disappearing content.Fleets, as Twitter calls them, allows its mobile users post short stories, like photos or videos

Restaurant search engine FoodBoss adds support for direct delivery from restaurants – TechCrunch

FoodBoss aims to be something like Kayak for online food ordering — the place where you can search across different service and apps to find the lowest prices and fastest delivery times.FoodBoss co-

AllRight , an English learning app for children, raises $5M to scale-up from Genesis Investments – TechCrunch

AllRight is a platform for English language learning, aimed at children four years or older, which combines lessons with real teachers and homework with ‘AI-powered’ tutors.5 billion English langu

India approves Reliance’s $3.4 billion deal with Future Group, brings a new headache to Amazon – TechCrunch

The Indian watchdog said on Friday it has approved the $3.Reliance Retail and Future Group announced their proposed deal, worth $3.Amazon, which owns a stake in a Future Group’s subsidiary, has prot

Rocket Lab makes its first booster recovery after successful launch – TechCrunch

New Zealand-born launch provider Rocket Lab took a step towards making its launch vehicles reusable today with the safe splashdown and recovery of an Electron booster after it successfully took its pa

Ashton Kutcher’s Sound Ventures targets $150M for third fund – TechCrunch

Sound Ventures, a fund co-founded by Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary, has filed paperwork indicating plans to raise a third fund at $150 million.Notably, the firm filed paperwork for the same total in 2

BuzzFeed acquires HuffPost – TechCrunch

HuffPost has a new owner, with its current parent company Verizon Media reaching an agreement to sell the site to BuzzFeed.Verizon Media is also making an investment in BuzzFeed and becoming a minorit

Near acquires Teemo to expand its data business into Europe – TechCrunch

Two companies in the data business are teaming up, with Near announcing that it has acquired French startup Teemo.Near founder and CEO Anil Mathews told me that his company processes data around the o