Yandex’s sale of media assets to VK includes yandex.ru homepage

Russian search giant Yandex has finalized the sale of its two flagship media properties to local rival VK, owner of the eponymous social network. The deal to sell the products, Yandex’s algorithmically sorted news aggregator (News) and blogging recommender...

New media venture in India helping readers discern signal from noise

An Indian upstart, co-founded by a group of journalists, that seeks to disrupt how people follow news and what they consume has raised capital as it prepares to accelerate its growth and broaden its offering. The Signal is aiming to serve a need for the modern pace of...

Telemundo Puerto Rico – NBCUniversal Media, LLC

Telemundo Puerto Rico NBCUniversal Media, LLC Genre: News Release Date: April 22, 2015 La rediseñada app de noticias y del tiempo de Telemundo Puerto Rico te conecta con los mejores contenidos locales, los pronósticos del tiempo más exactos, noticias de primera hora,...

This Week in Apps: Twitter Notes, Instagram age verification, Spotify’s Live Events

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record number of downloads and consumer spending across both the iOS...