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The Chromebook Pixel is the Chromebook I'd pick as my personal Chromebook – if money was no option, and if I felt I really needed a Chromebook. Erply, the startup that makes iPad-oriented and cloud-based point of sale and inventory management software for retailers, has raised $2. Continuing to grow its suite of services aimed at mobile app developers, Amazon today announced App Engagement Reports, free app usage reports which are now a part of the company's Mobile App Distribution Portal. TechCrunch Disrupt SF is back! We're very excited to announce tickets are on sale and stealth companies can now apply for Startup Battlefield. Russian startup Unface.me has created a new social network inspired by the Gossip Girl TV series which lets users create an alter ego to -- let's face it -- troll their friends, or even post even worst types of gossip entirely anonymously. Paul Adams, who was previously Facebook's global head of brand design, has joined a startup called Intercom, where he will be serving as head of product design. Automattic, the company behind publishing platform WordPress, has sold $50 million in a secondary offering led by investment management firm Tiger Global. Two VMware executives have left to join Redpoint Ventures to help the firm extend its reach into the enterprise and mobile markets. There are a number of password management solutions on the market today, but CommonKey, a new browser extension out this week, has a different take. We're less than a week out from our Austin TC Meetup + Pitch-Off, and I can already smell the barbeque in the air.