Mobile Minutes: Android to subsume Chrome; LinkedIn’s mobile boost; T-Mobile is streaming friendly; Twitch expands
LinkedIn gets boost from mobile, overseas users
LinkedIn Corp. said investments in its mobile app and overseas markets are starting to pay off, as it posted a smaller-than-expected third-quarter loss and raised its financial forecast for the year.
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T-Mobile may let you stream video without gobbling up your data
T-Mobile may be about to make its boldest move yet as part of its “Uncarrier” campaign. The Bellevue, Washington, wireless operator is expected to let subscribers use unlimited data when streaming select video services, such as Netflix and HBO, according to leaker Evan Blass in a tweet sent Thursday.
Read more on CNET
Twitch moves beyond game-only streams, launches Twitch Creative
Twitch, the Amazon-owned videogame-streaming site, has been known to crack the whip in the past when it came to only having gaming content on the site. That may all be changing with Thursday’s announcement of Twitch Creative.
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