Hyperproof wants to make it easier to comply with GDPR and other regulations – TechCrunch

Hyperproof wants to make it easier to comply with GDPR and other regulations – TechCrunch

As companies try to figure out how to comply with regulations like GDPR, ISO or Sarbanes Oxley, they face…

Accel and Index back Tines, as the cybersecurity startup adds another $11M to its Series A – TechCrunch

D-Wave partners with NEC to build hybrid HPC and quantum apps – TechCrunch

Facebook’s video calling Portal devices add WhatsApp login, new features and content – TechCrunch

Why D2C holding companies are here to stay – TechCrunch

Soci raises $12M to help big brands manage local marketing – TechCrunch

Mindstrong Health hires leadership team with all-star tech product experience – TechCrunch

Facebook announces photo transfer tool – TechCrunch

Mass media vs. social media – TechCrunch

Canva introduces video editing, has big plans for 2020 – TechCrunch

No Libra style digital currencies without rules, say EU finance ministers – TechCrunch

Figma launches Auto Layout – TechCrunch

GitGuardian raises $12M to help developers write more secure code and ‘fix’GitHub leaks – TechCrunch

AWS launches discounted spot capacity for its Fargate container platform – TechCrunch

OrbitsEdge partners with HPE on orbital datacenter computing and analytics – TechCrunch

Verizon and AWS announce 5G Edge computing partnership – TechCrunch

AWS launches its custom Inferentia inferencing chips – TechCrunch

AWS announces AutoPilot, more visible AutoML in SageMake Studio

Walmart tops Amazon as most-downloaded US shopping app on Black Friday – TechCrunch

AWS launches managed Cassandra services – TechCrunch

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VSCO acquires video editing startup Rylo – TechCrunch

VSCO acquires video editing startup Rylo – TechCrunch

The photo-sharing app behind the 2019 meme craze “VSCO girls” has acquired Rylo, a video editing startup founded by…

FintechOS raises $14M help banks launch products as fast as FinTech Startups – TechCrunch

Microsoft to finally shut down to-do list app Wunderlist on May 6, 2020 – TechCrunch

Apple TV+ picks up first Golden Globe nominations, while Netflix leads across film and TV – TechCrunch

Intel says Qualcomm’s business practices drove it out of the modem chip market – TechCrunch

The new Mac Pro goes up for order December 10 – TechCrunch

New tweet generator mocks venture capitalists – TechCrunch

Twitter will delete dormant accounts – TechCrunch

Chirp debuts a faster, feature-filled Twitter app for Apple Watch – TechCrunch

Apple says its ultra wideband technology is why newer iPhones appear to share location data, even when the setting is disabled – TechCrunch

Apple Music dives deeper into concert streaming with Billie Eilish – TechCrunch

Apple and Google reveal the best apps and games of 2019 – TechCrunch

Billie Eilish, Lizzo and Lil Nas X are the winners of the first Apple Music Awards – TechCrunch

Twitter launches a Privacy Center to centralize its data protection efforts – TechCrunch

Canoo hits the road, Coup shutters and Samsung shifts – TechCrunch

Tim Cook, Satya Nadella, Elon Musk, Sundar Pichai and more sign renewed commitment to Paris Agreement – TechCrunch

T-Mobile opens pre-orders on two 5G phones as low-band network goes live – TechCrunch

A bug in Microsoft’s login system put users at risk of account hijacks – TechCrunch

Apple Arcade updates, TikTok distances itself from China, Kardashians send shady app to No. 1 – TechCrunch

Apple and Google Maps accommodate Russia’s annexation of Crimea – TechCrunch

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India proposes new rules to access its citizens’ data – TechCrunch

India proposes new rules to access its citizens’ data – TechCrunch

India has proposed groundbreaking new rules that would require companies to garner consent from citizens in the country before collecting and processing their personal data. But at the same time, the new rules also state…

AWS is sick of waiting for your company to move to the cloud – TechCrunch

AWS is sick of waiting for your company to move to the cloud – TechCrunch

AWS held its annual re:Invent customer conference last week in Las Vegas. Being Vegas, there was pageantry aplenty, of course, but this year’s model felt a bit different than in years past, lacking the onslaught…

Facebook sells off Oculus Medium to Adobe – TechCrunch

Facebook sells off Oculus Medium to Adobe – TechCrunch

Facebook is selling Oculus Medium — a 3D virtual reality sculpting tool for creatives — to Adobe. The team was an expensive effort for Oculus and its sale signifies a broader rethinking within Facebook in…

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Google’s Pixels get a ‘feature drop’ with call screen and camera enhancements – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixels get a ‘feature drop’ with call screen and camera enhancements – TechCrunch

Google this morning announced the arrival of its first “feature drop.” The new offering will continue the company’s regular feature…

Reflections on Tech in 2019

Reflections on Tech in 2019

We look at 2019’s most popular content on InformationWeek and put perspective around the technology areas that took off in…

Snapchat Cameo edits your face into videos – TechCrunch

Snapchat Cameo edits your face into videos – TechCrunch

Snapchat is preparing to launch a big new feature that uses your selfies to replace the faces of people in…

Uber reveals sexual assault numbers – TechCrunch

Uber reveals sexual assault numbers – TechCrunch

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Netflix earmarks $420M to fight Disney in India – TechCrunch

Netflix earmarks $420M to fight Disney in India – TechCrunch

Netflix may still not have a million subscribers in India, but it continues to invest big bucks in the nation,…

Imgur launches an app for gaming memes – TechCrunch

Imgur launches an app for gaming memes – TechCrunch

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Future iPhones could drop charging ports altogether – TechCrunch

Future iPhones could drop charging ports altogether – TechCrunch

Here’s a little early Christmas present for you. Apple analyst extraordinaire Ming-Chi Kuo is out with his latest Apple opus.…

300M-user Imgur launches Melee, a gaming meme app – TechCrunch

300M-user Imgur launches Melee, a gaming meme app – TechCrunch

10 years after debut, 300 million monthly user Imgur is one of the last massively popular yet unpersonalized home pages…

What we know about Qualcomm’s next-gen Snapdragon 865 and 765 chips – TechCrunch

What we know about Qualcomm’s next-gen Snapdragon 865 and 765 chips – TechCrunch

Qualcomm’s holding its big annual get-together this week in Hawaii, portioning off Snapdragon news, piece by piece. Yesterday’s event was…

Finally, an official Craigslist app – TechCrunch

Finally, an official Craigslist app – TechCrunch

Fancy websites and services come and go, but Craigslist endures. And now one of its main shortcomings is fixed: there’s…

Lessons from M-Pesa for Africa’s new VC-rich fintech startups – TechCrunch

Lessons from M-Pesa for Africa’s new VC-rich fintech startups – TechCrunch

In African fintech, the fourth quarter of 2019 brought big money to new entrants. Chinese investors put $220 million into…

Instagram finally launches 13+ age checkups – TechCrunch

Instagram finally launches 13+ age checkups – TechCrunch

Instagram is done playing dumb about users’ ages. After 9 years, Instagram is finally embracing more responsibility to protect underage…

Android’s ‘Focus Mode’ exits beta, adds new scheduling features – TechCrunch

Android’s ‘Focus Mode’ exits beta, adds new scheduling features – TechCrunch

Google is expanding its suite of “Digital Wellbeing” tools for Android devices with a new feature, Focus Mode, launching today.…

Cellphone plans get up to 40% costlier in India – TechCrunch

Cellphone plans get up to 40% costlier in India – TechCrunch

India has long been a wonderland for cellphone users. At a time when most telecom operators across the globe charge…

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 865 and 765 platforms – TechCrunch

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 865 and 765 platforms – TechCrunch

This morning at its annual Snapdragon summit in Hawaii, Qualcomm offered a glimpse at two new Snapdragon chips. You know…

Pixpay is a challenger bank for teens focused on pocket money – TechCrunch

Pixpay is a challenger bank for teens focused on pocket money – TechCrunch

Meet Pixpay, a French startup that wants to replace cash when you’re handing out pocket money to your kids. Anybody…

Revolut supports direct debits in the UK – TechCrunch

Revolut supports direct debits in the UK – TechCrunch

Fintech startup Revolut is adding a key feature for users who want to replace their traditional bank account altogether. You…

Fabric’s new app helps parents with the hard stuff, including wills, life insurance & shared finances – TechCrunch

Fabric’s new app helps parents with the hard stuff, including wills, life insurance & shared finances – TechCrunch

A new app called Fabric aims to make it simpler for parents to plan for their family’s long-term financial well-being.…

GPUs Continue to Dominate the AI Accelerator Market for Now

GPUs Continue to Dominate the AI Accelerator Market for Now

As enterprises embark on AI and machine learning strategies, chip makers like NVIDIA, Intel and AMD are battling to become…

Android’s Ambient Mode will soon come to ‘select devices’ – TechCrunch

Android’s Ambient Mode will soon come to ‘select devices’ – TechCrunch

You’ve probably heard murmurs about Google’s forthcoming Ambient Mode for Android . The company first announced this feature, which essentially…

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AWS AutoPilot gives you more visible AutoML in SageMaker Studio – TechCrunch

AWS AutoPilot gives you more visible AutoML in SageMaker Studio – TechCrunch

Today at AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, the company announced AutoPilot, a tool that gives you greater visibility in automated…

Amazon Robotics head Tye Brady will be speaking at TC Sessions Robotics+AI 2020 at UC Berkeley – TechCrunch

Amazon Robotics head Tye Brady will be speaking at TC Sessions Robotics+AI 2020 at UC Berkeley – TechCrunch

We’re gearing up for another great TC Sessions Robotics+AI March 3 at UC Berkeley, and we’ve got some big names…

AWS announces EKS on Fargate is available – TechCrunch

AWS announces EKS on Fargate is available – TechCrunch

Today at AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, the company announced that Elastic Kubernetes Service is available on Fargate. EKS is…

Watch Amazon’s AWS re:Invent conference live right here – TechCrunch

Watch Amazon’s AWS re:Invent conference live right here – TechCrunch

If you can’t stop dreaming about NoSQL databases, AWS re:Invent is the closest thing to heaven that you’ll find today.…

Facebook expands its efforts against ad discrimination – TechCrunch

Facebook expands its efforts against ad discrimination – TechCrunch

Under the terms of a a settlement with the ACLU and other civil rights groups earlier this year, Facebook has…

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Omni storage & rentals fails, shutters, sells engineers to Coinbase – TechCrunch

Omni storage & rentals fails, shutters, sells engineers to Coinbase – TechCrunch

$35 million-funded Omni is packing up and shutting down after struggling to make the economics of…

European smartphone shipments grew in Q3, driven by Samsung – TechCrunch

More than 1 million T-Mobile customers exposed by breach – TechCrunch

Facebook prototypes Favorites for close friends microsharing – TechCrunch

FCC bans spending on Huawei, ZTE and other ‘national security threats’ – TechCrunch

Another US court says police cannot force suspects to turn over their passwords – TechCrunch

Camp Grounded Digital Detox returns after founder’s death – TechCrunch

The top 1% of app store publishers drive 80% of new downloads – TechCrunch

Bandit opens a ‘mobile-only’ coffee shop in New York – TechCrunch

Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro battery case sports a new camera button – TechCrunch

Email app Spark receives update with new design – TechCrunch

When Planets Align: Edge Computing’s Game-Changing Potential

Google Assistant introduces personalized playlists of audio news – TechCrunch

Spotify turns its personalization technology to podcasts with launch of Your Daily Podcasts – TechCrunch

SocialRank sells biz to Trufan, pivots to a mobile LinkedIn – TechCrunch

SmartNews raises $92M at a $1.2B valuation – TechCrunch

John Legere is stepping down as CEO of T-Mobile, succeeded by deputy Mike Sievert on May 1 – TechCrunch

Watch Out: 7 Digital Disruptions for IT Leaders

Apple’s vaping app ban, Disney+ gets installed, apps gear up for Black Friday – TechCrunch

TikTok starts experimenting with commerce – TechCrunch

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Facebook updates crisis response tools, adds WhatsApp integration – TechCrunch

Facebook updates crisis response tools, adds WhatsApp integration – TechCrunch

Facebook is expanding Crisis Response, its disaster-reporting and communications feature that’s been used in 300 crises…

CircleCI launches improved AWS support – TechCrunch

Amazon debuts automatic speech recognition service, Amazon Transcribe Medical – TechCrunch

AWS announces DeepComposer, a machine-learning keyboard for developers – TechCrunch

Facebook bowed to a Singapore government order to brand a news post as false – TechCrunch

European parliament’s NationBuilder contract under investigation by data regulator – TechCrunch

Twitter to add a way to ‘memorialize’ accounts for deceased users before removing inactive ones – TechCrunch

Alexa is about to be very disappointed – TechCrunch

Louis Bacon’s sunset ride may foretell ‘mechanized future’ of data-driven investing – TechCrunch

Brexit ad blitz data firm paid by Vote Leave broke privacy laws, watchdogs find – TechCrunch

Amazon makes its music streaming service free with ads – TechCrunch

Amazon’s new Fire TV Blaster works with Echo to control your TV, soundbar, cable box and more – TechCrunch

Free Spotify comes to Alexa – TechCrunch

Report alleges Amazon worked with Indiana to downplay warehouse worker’s death and safety concerns – TechCrunch

Xerox tells HP it will bring takeover bid directly to shareholders – TechCrunch

Facebook buys the VR studio behind Beat Saber – TechCrunch

FedEx robot sent packing by NYC – TechCrunch

Amazon launches medication management features for Alexa – TechCrunch

Vivun snags $3M seed round to bring order to pre-sales – TechCrunch

Inside the Instagram AI that fills Explore with fresh, juicy content – TechCrunch

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This Hot ‘Pot’ Chocolate Won’t Harsh Your Marsh-Mellow

This Hot ‘Pot’ Chocolate Won’t Harsh Your Marsh-Mellow

Grab a cup of something that’ll make you feel merry faster than you can say “yule…

Retail apps must engage further to keep pace during the holiday shopping season

EU trumpets Green Deal as its ‘man on the moon moment’

Chile search teams battle adverse conditions in hunt for plane

France strike: PM Édouard Philippe outlines ‘fairer’ pension plan

Factbox: How France’s government wants to change the pension system

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s Person of the Year

FridgeGate for Boris Johnson ahead of UK election

Automaker Provision In Tri-Nation Trade Deal Will Benefit U.S., Navarro Says

Melania Trump: FLOTUS guards Barron Trump as huge crowd cheers for son over President | World | News

Amazon stake in Deliveroo raises competition concerns: UK watchdog CMA

US accused of seeking climate funding waiver at UN talks

Protests Over Nude Portrait of Revolutionary Emiliano Zapata

Suu Kyi Defends Myanmar From Rohingya Genocide Charges

The 10 Best New TV Shows of 2019 – Adweek

French pension reform to impact people entering job market from 2022: media

Trump blocks UN from scrutinising North Korea human rights record for second year in a row

There’s a Popeyes Christmas Sweater to Match Your Sandwich – Adweek

From 500,000 Photos to 116: How Our Editors Distill the Year in Pictures

Two Indian men arrested for allegedly stealing 168kg of onions, theft caught on CCTV camera (VIDEO) — RT World News