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 […]

Someone scraped 40,000 Tinder selfies to make a facial dataset for AI experiments – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Tinder users have many motives for uploading their likeness to the dating app. But contributing a facial biometric to a downloadable dataset for training convolutional neural networks probably wasn’t top of their list when they […]

Yik Yak shuts down after Square paid $1 million for its engineers – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Yik Yak cofounders Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington published a farewell note to users on Friday, announcing they would shut down their once-popular anonymous social network this week. The app allowed people to connect […]