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MoviePass parent’s CEO says its rebooted subscription service is already profitable

Two days after MoviePass announced the return of the company’s unlimited ticket plan, Ted Farnsworth, CEO of its parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics, sat down with TechCrunch to offer insight into the state of the beleaguered service. According to the executive, MoviePass Uncapped is already seeing positive results. While he didn’t share concrete numbers, he says that subscribers have increased “well over 800 percent in the last few days. And that’s conservative.” Asked what it would...
Tags: Mobile, Apps, Media, Entertainment, Tech, Sylvester Stallone, Moviepass, Helios, Times Square, Farnsworth, West Hollywood California, Gotti, Jamie McCarthy Getty, EJAF, Matheson Analytics, Ted Farnsworth


Apple patents hint at improved Apple Store and unboxing experiences

It looks like Apple is working on ways to improve the Apple Store and product unboxing experiences. The company has been awarded a few patents, largely for tech that can be used in product packaging to ensure products stay charged. The post Apple patents hint at improved Apple Store and unboxing experiences appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, News, Trends, Apple Store, Force Touch, Apple Patent


Apple patent suggests Apple Watch bands could have built-in fitness indicators

Apple may be exploring ways to make Apple Watch bands a little more useful. A new patent has been filed by Apple that suggests Apple Watch bands could eventually have indicators for things like fitness goals. The post Apple patent suggests Apple Watch bands could have built-in fitness indicators appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, News, Trends, Apple Watch, Patent


The best iPad keyboard cases for every iPad

Whether you're looking to replace your laptop with a tablet or merely want to increase your typing speed, a physical iPad keyboard is the perfect companion to the iPad. Check out our top picks for every available iPad model. The post The best iPad keyboard cases for every iPad appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Ipad, Mobile, Bluetooth, Keyboards, Trends, Computing, Buying Guides


T-Mobile goes after big cable companies, pilots wireless home internet service

In a shot at big cable companies, T-Mobile is launching a new pilot program to bring an unlimited wireless LTE home internet service to up to 50,000 homes across the United States by the end of 2019. The post T-Mobile goes after big cable companies, pilots wireless home internet service appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, News, Trends, United States, T Mobile, Computing, Wireless Internet


This is what the Huawei P30 will look like

You can already find many leaked photos of Huawei’s next flagship device — the P30 and P30 Pro. The company is set to announce the new product at an event in Paris next week. So here’s what you should expect. Reliable phone leaker Evan Blass tweeted many different photos of the new devices in three different tweets: pic.twitter.com/nIlhxby1Ah — Evan Blass (@evleaks) March 20, 2019 As you can see, both devices feature three cameras on the back of the device. The notch is getting smaller an...
Tags: Gadgets, Mobile, Samsung, Tech, Paris, Huawei, Rumor, Samsung Galaxy, Evan Blass


MoviePass co-founder’s new startup PreShow gives you free movie tickets for watching ads

As founding CEO of MoviePass, Stacy Spikes has already changed the way we think about paying for movie tickets. Now he’s pursuing a new approach — providing a free ticket to people who watch 15 to 20 minutes of ads. Spikes told me that when it comes to watching movies outside the theater, there are three basic business models — pay-per-view, subscription and ad-supported. MoviePass brought a subscription approach into theaters, but Spikes (who stepped down as MoviePass CEO in 2016) said he ke...
Tags: Startups, TC, Mobile, Apps, Media, Tech, Spikes, Movie Tickets, Stacy Spikes, MoviePass Stacy Spikes


Samsung goes big with the next-gen Galaxy S10 5G smartphone

Samsung has announced a whopping four new Galaxy S10 devices, from the low-cost S10e to the triple-camera S10 and S10 Plus. But it's the Galaxy S10 5G that steals the show as it's among the first 5G-ready smartphones to hit the market. The post Samsung goes big with the next-gen Galaxy S10 5G smartphone appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Samsung, Trends, 5g, Samsung Unpacked 2019, Samsung Galaxy S10 5G


You can now listen to Google Podcasts on your desktop without the app

The Google Podcasts app is no longer entirely necessary to listen to the podcasts it offers. With a simple tweak of the sharing URL, you can listen to a Google Podcasts podcast on your desktop or laptop without the app. The post You can now listen to Google Podcasts on your desktop without the app appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Podcasts, Trends, Web, App


iPad Mini 2019 review-in-progress

Apple’s new iPad Mini has beastly performance, fluid iOS 12 software, and good battery life. It also looks like it came straight out of 2015, because the design hasn’t been changed. Here are our impressions of Apple’s new 7.9-inch tablet. The post iPad Mini 2019 review-in-progress appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, Ipad Mini, Ipad Mini 5


Browse safely and securely with Opera’s unlimited VPN on Android

Opera has added a new VPN to its Android browser, offering an easy way to keep your privacy and data locked up solid, and with no limits on usage or cost, you can keep it on all the time. The post Browse safely and securely with Opera’s unlimited VPN on Android appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Security, Mobile, News, Trends, Vpn, Opera


Postmates now offers a way to get free delivery on meal orders

Postmates is offering customers the chance to order meals with free delivery. But you'll have to be cool with the idea of waiting a little longer, as the delivery driver will be carrying other meals for different customers. The post Postmates now offers a way to get free delivery on meal orders appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, News, Trends, Food Delivery, Smart Home, Postmates, Meal Delivery


Fitbit Versa Lite tips and tricks to get started with your new smartwatch

Got your hands on a Fitbit Versa Lite? The smartwatch may be the pared down version of the more expensive Fitbit Versa, but there's still plenty for you to tweak in the settings. Here are our Fitbit Versa Lite tips and tricks. The post Fitbit Versa Lite tips and tricks to get started with your new smartwatch appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Mobile, Wearables, Fitness Tracker, Smartwatch, Trends, Tips & Tricks, Fitbit, Lite, Versa Lite


New Funding for Workplace Software Firms Skedulo and Scope AR

Two young San Francisco companies on Wednesday announced fundraisings to bolster their online services aimed at improving workforce efficiency.—Skedulo, which helps managers schedule assignments for field service personnel, says it raised $28 million in a Series B funding round led by M12, Microsoft’s corporate venture arm. Joining in the round were previous investors Blackbird, a venture capital firm based near Sydney, Australia, and Palo Alto, CA-based Costanoa Ventures. M12 principal Priya S...
Tags: Deals, Startups, Mobile, Microsoft, Workplace, Internet, Entrepreneurship, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Unilever, Web, It, Vc, Software


Samsung Galaxy S10 review

The Galaxy S10 is the middle child in this year’s Galaxy S10 range, between the Galaxy S10e, and the Galaxy S10 Plus. There’s no striking reason to buy it, but it’s still an excellent phone you’ll be happy with. The post Samsung Galaxy S10 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Samsung, Trends, Phones, Samsung Galaxy, Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10


The 2018 iPad is often the best iPad for most people — and now it’s only $250

Apple may have recently taken the wraps off of a new iPad Air and iPad Mini, but it's still the standard iPad that is best for most people. Now, the standard iPad has gotten a pretty significant discount -- it's down from $330 to $250. The post The 2018 iPad is often the best iPad for most people — and now it’s only $250 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Ipad, Mobile, News, Trends


Facebook Messenger adds quoted replies to better organize group chats

Facebook is rolling out a feature that should help make group chats a whole lot more organized. The feature allows you to reply to specific messages within a group chat, so others will be able to tell what you're replying to. The post Facebook Messenger adds quoted replies to better organize group chats appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Facebook, News, Trends, Social Media, Facebook Messenger


Apple iPad Air vs. iPad (2018): Which Apple tablet is right for you?

The new iPad Air replaces the 10.5-inch iPad Pro, but it doesn't pack quite the same punch. It is a fair bit cheaper, starting at $500, but it's a lot more expensive than Apple's 9.7-inch iPad which starts at $330. If you're shopping for an iPad today, you may well be looking at these two options […] The post Apple iPad Air vs. iPad (2018): Which Apple tablet is right for you? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, iPad Air, Buying Guides, Apple iPad Air, iPad 2018


Amazon’s new Kindle has a backlight and costs less than $100

Amazon has taken the wraps off of a new Kindle model, which boasts a number of great features and comes at a very affordable price. Perhaps the best thing about the new Kindle is that the device has a backlight. The post Amazon’s new Kindle has a backlight and costs less than $100 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Mobile, News, Kindle, Trends


Amazon’s new Kindle has an adjustable light and costs less than $100

Amazon has taken the wraps off of a new Kindle model, which boasts a number of great features and comes at a very affordable price. Perhaps the best thing about the new Kindle is that the device has an adjustable. The post Amazon’s new Kindle has an adjustable light and costs less than $100 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Mobile, News, Kindle, Trends


The latest Google Doodle lets you create Bach-like music of your own

Google is celebrating the life of German composer Johann Sebastian Bach, and to that end the company has released a new Google Doodle that allows you to create Bach-like melodies and harmonies of your own. The post The latest Google Doodle lets you create Bach-like music of your own appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Trends, Google Doodle, Johann Sebastian Bach, Bach


Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 review

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is good-looking, really well made, packed with features, and is a powerful, modern, desirable smartphone. But you probably shouldn’t buy it. Why? Nothing wrong with the device itself, but Xiaomi itself is mostly to blame by coming out with not one but two very tempting alternatives. The post Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, Xiaomi, Mi MIX 3, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3


Apple’s AirPower wireless charging mat may be coming soon

At its September event in 2017, Apple unveiled the AirPower, a new wireless charging mat that will allow you to charge multiple devices at one time. It has not yet been released. Here's everything we know about the device so far. The post Apple’s AirPower wireless charging mat may be coming soon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, News, Trends, Qi, Wireless Charging, Airpower, Wireless Charging Pad


I wanted to fold Huawei’s foldable phone but they wouldn’t let me

After reading and writing pieces about foldable phones for months, I finally got to try Huawei‘s extravagant Mate X foldable phone. I used the phone for a couple of minutes at the company’s briefing in India, and it was a very cool experience. However, there was one catch: I didn’t get to actually fold it. As my colleague Matt has mentioned in his story, the Mate X looks incredible – both in it’s folded and unfolded avatars. In my couple of minutes with the phone, I felt the phone’s build is qui...
Tags: Startups, Mobile, India, Huawei, Matt, Plugged


The Red Hydrogen One: Absolutely everything you need to know

The Red Hydrogen One was first announced in 2017 and has been delayed a few times since then. Now, the Red Hydrogen One is finally available, featuring a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. The post The Red Hydrogen One: Absolutely everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Photography, News, Trends, Smartphone, Red, RED Hydrogen One


Get your hands (and ears) on Apple’s new AirPods — here’s where to find them

Apple's new AirPods with wireless charging are the latest version of the much-loved wireless earbuds. Unfortunately, they aren't widely available yet. Here's where you can find them right now, and where they will show up soon. The post Get your hands (and ears) on Apple’s new AirPods — here’s where to find them appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Mobile, Trends, Wireless Earbuds, AirPods, new AirPods


Google hit with another fine by the E.U., this time for $1.7 billion

Google has been fined for the third time by the E.U., this time for breaching antitrust laws by requiring third-party websites using its search function to prioritize its ads over competitors. The post Google hit with another fine by the E.U., this time for $1.7 billion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Business, News, Trends, Eu, Computing, Antitrust, Fine


Google hit with another fine by the EU, this time for $1.7 billion

Google has been fined for the third time by the EU, this time for breaching antitrust laws by requiring third-party websites using its search function to prioritize its ads over competitors. The post Google hit with another fine by the EU, this time for $1.7 billion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Business, News, Trends, Eu, Computing, Antitrust, Fine


Google Fi: Phones, plans, pricing, perks, and more explained

Google's wireless service, formerly Project Fi, now goes by the name of Google Fi, and it's now compatible with a majority of Android phones, as well as iPhones. Here's everything you need to know about Google Fi. The post Google Fi: Phones, plans, pricing, perks, and more explained appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Mobile, Trends, Data Plans, Mvno, Fi, Google Fi


Spring’s here, and Apple’s beautiful new Watch bands will help you celebrate

Apple knows that seasons matter in the fashion world, and has refreshed its most popular Apple Watch bands to celebrate the arrival of spring. See them all, including our new favorite teal colors, here. The post Spring’s here, and Apple’s beautiful new Watch bands will help you celebrate appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Spring, Apple Watch, Bands, Straps