Facebook launches Candidate Info where politicians pitch on camera – TechCrunch

October 25, 2018 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook wants to make YouTube-style monologue videos the new way for politicians to talk straight with their constituency. Today, Facebook launches Candidate Info, featuring thousands of direct-to-camera vertical videos where federal, state and local candidates introduce themselves and explain their top policy priority, qualifications and biggest goal if they win office. Elizabeth Warren (D –…

Messenger redesigns to clean up Facebook’s mess – TechCrunch

October 24, 2018 adminrqn4r 0

If Facebook Messenger’s redesign succeeds, you won’t really notice it even happened. I hardly did over the past week of testing. There’s just a subtle sense that the claustrophobia has lifted. Perhaps that’s why Facebook decided to throw a big breakfast press event with 30 reporters today at its new downtown San Francisco office, complete…

SoundCloud tracks can now be shared to Instagram Stories – TechCrunch

October 24, 2018 adminrqn4r 0

Streaming service SoundCloud is making it easier for its users to share music from its service directly to Instagram . The company announced this morning a new feature that allows users to share tracks to Instagram Stories. However, there’s a big caveat here – the tracks are shared as a link that appears within Stories.…

Envoy raises $43 million to digitize your office – TechCrunch

October 23, 2018 adminrqn4r 0

The office might not seem like an area in desperate need of disruption, but Envoy — a Silicon Valley company used to sign in over 100,000 visitors at offices across the world each day; and a TechCrunch SF office neighbor! — has raised $43 million to do just that. The company started life five years…

iPharmacy Roman fights stigmas with premature ejaculation meds – TechCrunch

October 23, 2018 adminrqn4r 0

There’s a war brewing to become the cloud pharmacy for men’s health. Roman, which launched last year offering erectile dysfunctional medication and recently added a ‘quit smoking’ kit, is taking on $97 million-funded Hims for the hair loss market. Today, Roman launched four new products it hopes to cross-sell to users through a unified telemedicine…