Amazon is shutting down its ‘Underground Actually Free’ program that gives away free Android apps – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Late on Friday, Amazon announced it will be shutting down its “Underground Actually Free” program, which offers customers free versions of Android apps that would typically cost money, including those that relied on in-app […]

AI report fed by DeepMind, Amazon, Uber urges greater access to public sector data sets – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch What are tech titans Google, Amazon and Uber agitating for to further the march of machine learning technology and ultimately inject more fuel in the engines of their own dominant platforms? Unsurprisingly, they’re after access […]

Analyzing the spectrum of corporate innovation from R&D to VC – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Innovation is a hot topic, and it can be confusing for large corporations. With terms like incubator, accelerator, and corporate venturing frequently mentioned but rarely defined, the menu of innovation options can […]

Amazon’s new Alexa developer policy now bans all ads except in music and flash briefings – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Amazon has quietly introduced a change to its Alexa Skills Developer agreement aimed at further restricting advertisements within Alexa’s voice apps, which it calls “skills.” Previously, the developer agreement stated that it […]