Top Stories of the Day // July 27, 2015

Is The Windows 10 Store The Next Step For PC Apps And Games? |
How App Design Can Hurt App Development |
Google Ventures Joins $60M Round For Members-Only Travel Site, Secret Escapes |
After Internet.org Backlash, Facebook Opens Portal To Court More Operators |
The Mystery Money Creating The Unicorn Herd |
Jack Dorsey’s First Order Of Business As Interim CEO? Twitter Support To The Stars |
Razer Confirms Acquisition Of Ouya’s Software, Tech And Dev Teams In All-Cash Deal |

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Today’s Top Stories // Jul 27, 2015

Is The Windows 10 Store The Next Step For PC Apps And Games?

The desktop app revolution never really got started back in 2011, but with Windows 10 it may be reborn. read more

How App Design Can Hurt App Development

Mobile apps have become so ubiquitous that it’s easy for most people in tech to assume that creating them is a simple, straightforward process. Look behind… read more

Google Ventures Joins $60M Round For Members-Only Travel Site, Secret Escapes

U.K.-based members-only luxury travel site, Secret Escapes, has pulled in a $60 million funding round, with investment coming from new investor Google Ventures,… read more

After Internet.org Backlash, Facebook Opens Portal To Court More Operators

Facebook is marking the one-year anniversary of the launch of its Internet.org service, which enables free mobile access to a selection of web services in… read more

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The Mystery Money Creating The Unicorn Herd

Varied explanations for the growing herd of unicorns — and predictions of their imminent demise — abound. But all can agree: Those who invest in unicorns are… read more

Jack Dorsey’s First Order Of Business As Interim CEO? Twitter Support To The Stars

Stop me if you’ve heard this one. Founder of company leaves to start another company. Comes back a few times. Takes role of “Interim CEO” and… read more

Razer Confirms Acquisition Of Ouya’s Software, Tech And Dev Teams In All-Cash Deal

After raising funds at a $1 billion valuation, gaming company Razer has confirmed its first acquisition. It has bought the software assets of Ouya; and it… read more

TOP VIDEOS

Gillmor Gang: Fare Trade

 The Gillmor Gang — Dan Farber, John Taschek, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded… read more

Fly Or Die: AKG By HARMAN N90Q

The AKG By HARMAN N90Q headphones are, in short, awesome. Harman has long been one of the top names in audio, but… read more

CrunchWeek: Tech Makes Money, Reddit’s Implosion Continues, And Your Favorite Startup Is Doomed

 Hello my friend, and welcome back to another episode of CrunchWeek. This time ’round Drew Olanoff,… read more

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