The TechCrunch mobile app was in apocalyptic need of a refresh, so we rebuilt it from a belligerent up. Starting today, we can download a new app in a iOS App Store or Google Play store. If we already have a aged chronicle of a app commissioned on your phone, all we need to do is refurbish it to get a new version.
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