The App Store continues to bring in nearly double the revenue of Google Play, data shows — 9to5Mac

As we move into the second half of 2018, app analytics firm Sensor Tower is today out with its data for global app revenue during the first half of the year. As has become the norm, the numbers show just how more revenue Apple’s App Store generates compared to competitors… more…

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Aiming to make billboard advertising more programmatic, Adquick raises $2.1 million — TechCrunch

Alexis Ohanian is the co-founder of Initialized Capital and an investor in Adquick, a new service that’s looking to bring billboard advertising into the internet age, bought his last billboard ad just this year.…

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France’s World Cup Team Crashed a Press Conference to Soak Their Coach in Champagne — TIME

It was raining champagne on Sunday night for France‘s World Cup championship. After winning the World Cup final over Croatia 4-2, France coach Didier Deschamps was busy fielding questions about the winning team at a post-championship press conference when the team got a little raucous. Players—including Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappewere—stormed the press conference…

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Read a Transcript of Trump and Putin’s Joint Press Conference — TIME

President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin today in Helsinki. They gathered one-on-one, in the presence of only translators, for over two hours before they were then joined by a group of advisors. “Our relationship has never been worse than it is now,” Trump said. “However, that changed as of about four hours…

via Read a Transcript of Trump and Putin’s Joint Press Conference — TIME

Prime Down: Amazon’s sale day turns into fail day — TechCrunch

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Update: Here’s how to get around Amazon’s error. Use smile.amazon.com. TechCrunch confirmed this workaround works. It’s not just you. Amazon Prime Day started 15 minutes ago, and so far, it’s not going well for Amazon. The landing page for Prime Day does not work.

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John McCain Calls Trump’s Press Conference With Putin ‘One of the Most Disgraceful Performances by an American President’ — TIME

Arizona Sen. John McCain condemned President Donald Trump’s remarks at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday, calling it “one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory.”

via John McCain Calls Trump’s Press Conference With Putin ‘One of the Most Disgraceful Performances by an American President’ — TIME

This Is How to Encourage Girls to Pursue STEM Careers — TIME

Women remain underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM. In the field of engineering, for example, women earned fewer than 20 percent of doctorates in 2014. Such gaps, however, are not the result of differences in intellectual ability. Girls currently make up over half of the United States’ gifted student population…

via This Is How to Encourage Girls to Pursue STEM Careers — TIME