Super Mario Run hits Android, rolls out version two on iOS

00  Super Mario Run hit Android a day early. Originally expected today, March 23, per Nintendo’s earlier announcement, the game arrived on the Google Play Store yesterday instead, along with…

Former Maker, Disney, Nickelodeon execs raise $6 million for kids media startup Pocketwatch

00  With traditional television no longer the powerhouse it once was, today’s kids grow up on a diet of Netflix and YouTube and other digital content. A new startup aiming…

Google redesigns its mobile app and website with tappable search shortcuts

00  Google this morning announced a redesign for its iOS and Android search application, as well as its Google.com site on the mobile web, which now includes tappable shortcuts to…

Ebay takes on Amazon with guaranteed 3-day delivery on 20 million items

00  In response to the growing threat of Amazon and its annual Prime membership program, eBay this morning announced a new program of its own that will offer online shoppers guaranteed…

Apple gives indie gamers a permanent home on the App Store

00  Breaking into the App Store can be difficult enough, but for small-time mobile game developers it’s even more of a challenge as they go up against billion-dollar, global publishers who…

Google introduces Family Link, its own parental control software for Android

00  Google has just one-upped Apple on mobile in a significant way: today the company today announced the launch of Family Link, an application for parents that lets them establish a…

McDonald’s begins testing Mobile Order & Pay ahead of nationwide launch

00  McDonald’s began testing mobile ordering and payments on Wednesday in select U.S. markets – the first to receive the technology as part of a pilot test aimed at working…

Twitter adds lacrosse to its live streamed sports lineup

00  Twitter today announced another content partnership to bring more live-streamed sports to its social network – this time, with the National Lacrosse League, of all things. While clearly not…

Facebook’s new “Town Hall” feature helps you find and contact your government reps

00  In Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s nearly 6,000-word manifesto published last month, he laid out a number of global ambitions he had for the social network in the days ahead –…

Delivery management platform Bringg raises $10 million to help any business take on Amazon

00  Bringg, a startup taking advantage of the shift toward faster, more transparent on-demand delivery, has raised an additional $10 million in Series B funding, the company announced this morning.…