HuffPost is reportedly on the auction block – TechCrunch

HuffPost is reportedly on the auction block – TechCrunch

Late last night the Financial Times reported that HuffPost, arguably one of the crown jewels of Verizon Media Group’s…

Kenyan telco Safaricom’s Alpha incubator faces uncertain future – TechCrunch

Is that the internet we want? – TechCrunch

‘Cloud kitchens’ is an oxymoron – TechCrunch

Edge computing startup Pensando comes out of stealth mode with a total of $278 million in funding – TechCrunch

Amazon’s Echo gets a decent-sounding refresh – TechCrunch

Labor leaders and startup founders talk how to build a sustainable gig economy – TechCrunch

&Open helps businesses distribute gifts to reward customer loyalty – TechCrunch

Autify raises $2.5M seed round for its no-code software testing platform – TechCrunch

Canva, now valued at $3.2 billion, launches an enterprise product – TechCrunch

Databricks brings its Delta Lake project to the Linux Foundation – TechCrunch

Amazon migrates more than 100 consumer services from Oracle to AWS databases – TechCrunch

Facebook’s new Portal increases privacy, but is still searching for a reason to exist – TechCrunch

Libra claims 180 potential replacements for 7 mutineers – TechCrunch

Facebook should ban campaign ads. End the lies. – TechCrunch

Nike has picked up Russell Wilson’s Tally/TraceMe in a rare acquisition – TechCrunch

Why it might have been time for new leadership at SAP – TechCrunch

Cryptocurrency’s bad day continues as the SEC blocks Telegram’s $1.7 billion planned token sale – TechCrunch

Alexa now speaks Spanish, including in multi-lingual mode – TechCrunch

Descartes Labs snaps up $20M more for its AI-based geospatial imagery analytics platform – TechCrunch

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Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for the disabled – TechCrunch

Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for the disabled – TechCrunch

The tech world has a lot to offer those with disabilities, but it can be hard to get investors…

LinkedIn now supports real-world events – TechCrunch

Microsoft launches new open-source projects around Kubernetes and microservices – TechCrunch

Foursquare CEO calls on Congress to regulate the location data industry – TechCrunch

A new self-driving car startup, Inside Tesla’s V10 software, Lilium’s big round – TechCrunch

Twitter says it will restrict users from retweeting world leaders who break its rules – TechCrunch

Beats brings noise-canceling to its on-ear Solo headphones – TechCrunch

Samsung opens Android 10 One UI beta ahead of final launch – TechCrunch

Apple caves to China’s App Store demands, Q3 trend outlook, more – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold concierge service is live in the US for those who need it – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active 2 is a solid smartwatch for Android users – TechCrunch

Apple creates its own TV studio, will produce WWII drama ‘Masters of Air’ – TechCrunch

Life with the Samsung Galaxy Fold – TechCrunch

Twitter comes back to the Mac – TechCrunch

Rahko raises £1.3M seed from Balderton for quantum machine learning tech – TechCrunch

Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

Apple Arcade’s black box – TechCrunch

Apple rolls out new Siri audio clip grading opt-in and request history deletion feature in beta – TechCrunch

Amazon Music arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

Apple pulls HKmap from App Store, the day after Chinese state media criticized its “unwise and reckless decision” to approve it – TechCrunch

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Sentons launches SurfaceWave, a processor and tech to create software-defined surfaces that supercharge touch and gesture – TechCrunch

Sentons launches SurfaceWave, a processor and tech to create software-defined surfaces that supercharge touch and gesture – TechCrunch

As handset makers continue to work on ways of making smartphones more streamlined and sleek, while at the same time introducing new features that will get people buying more devices, a startup that is pioneering…

Pendo scores $100M Series E investment on $1 billion valuation – TechCrunch

Pendo scores $100M Series E investment on $1 billion valuation – TechCrunch

Pendo, the late stage startup that helps companies understand how customers are interacting with their apps, announced a $100 million Series E investment today on a valuation of $1 billion. The round was led by…

Zoho launches Catalyst, a new developer platform with a focus on microservices – TechCrunch

Zoho launches Catalyst, a new developer platform with a focus on microservices – TechCrunch

Zoho may be one of the most underrated tech companies. The 23-year-old company, which at this point offers more than 45 products, has never taken outside funding and has no ambition to go public, yet…

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Tilting Point acquires game monetization startup Gondola – TechCrunch

Tilting Point acquires game monetization startup Gondola – TechCrunch

Tilting Point announced yesterday that it has acquired Gondola, a company that aims to increase to improve game monetization by…

T-Mobile partners with Jeffrey Katzenberg’s mobile streaming service Quibi – TechCrunch

T-Mobile partners with Jeffrey Katzenberg’s mobile streaming service Quibi – TechCrunch

On the heels of getting the FCC’s proposal to merge with Sprint, T-Mobile announced a plan to partner with the…

No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad

No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad

Emotional cognition is maturing, and there’s a great deal of potential. Perhaps ‘happiness’ is in store for AI-powered bots in…

The Information will launch Ticker, a tech news app that costs $29 per year – TechCrunch

The Information will launch Ticker, a tech news app that costs $29 per year – TechCrunch

Since it was founded by journalist Jessica Lessin in 2013, The Information has stood out in the tech news landscape…

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube is partnering with Merchbar on a new integration that will allow artists to sell their official merchandise to their…

This brilliant app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

This brilliant app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

DoNotPay helps you get out of parking tickets, cancel forgotten subscriptions, and now it can call you when it’s your…

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning technology, is now available on Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning technology, is now available on Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning system first introduced at its I/O developer conference this May, is now officially available, alongside…

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

After the onstage presentation at Made by Google 2019, we got our hands on a Pixel 4. In this video,…

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

This is the Pixel 4, the handset that literally everyone saw coming. Even by Google’s standards, the handset leaked like…

Annie Leibovitz used the Pixel 4 to shoot a new collection of photos – TechCrunch

Annie Leibovitz used the Pixel 4 to shoot a new collection of photos – TechCrunch

Google ended today’s hardware event by going deep on the photo technology in its new Pixel 4, and brought out…

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Here’s a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about edge computing and use cases for…

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany is resisting US pressure to shut out Chinese tech giant Huawei from its 5G networks — saying it will not…

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Meet Foodvisor, a startup that has built a mobile app that helps you log everything you eat in order to…

Google’s Pixel 4 briefly went up for preorder on Best Buy Canada – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixel 4 briefly went up for preorder on Best Buy Canada – TechCrunch

The Pixel 4 is set to be unveiled at an event on Tuesday. This much we know for sure. We…

Apester unveils a new Story Strip format for online publishers – TechCrunch

Apester unveils a new Story Strip format for online publishers – TechCrunch

Apester, which helps digital publishers add interactivity to their content, is rolling out a new format called the Story Strip.…

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

Digital media holding company IAC has taken the next step toward spinning off Match Group, with a proposal outlining what…

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered…

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

AMP, Google’s somewhat controversial project for speeding up the mobile web, has always been open-source, but it also always felt…

Get ready to see more looping videos on Spotify, as Canvas launches into beta – TechCrunch

Get ready to see more looping videos on Spotify, as Canvas launches into beta – TechCrunch

Spotify is opening up its Canvas feature to more artists, the company announced this morning, which means you’ll see a…

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

Global app revenue continues to climb, thanks to the growth in mobile gaming and the subscription economy. In the third…

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SAP’s Bill McDermott on stepping down as CEO – TechCrunch

SAP’s Bill McDermott on stepping down as CEO – TechCrunch

SAP’s CEO Bill McDermott today announced that he wouldn’t seek to renew his contract for the next year and step…

Bill McDermott steps down as SAP’s CEO – TechCrunch

Bill McDermott steps down as SAP’s CEO – TechCrunch

SAP today announced that Bill McDermott, its CEO for the last nine years, is stepping down immediately. The company says…

Top VCs, founders share how to build a successful SaaS company – TechCrunch

Top VCs, founders share how to build a successful SaaS company – TechCrunch

Build a great executive team, seek out repeatable use cases Last week at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, we hosted…

To beat Amazon Go, Standard Cognition buys cashierless DeepMagic – TechCrunch

To beat Amazon Go, Standard Cognition buys cashierless DeepMagic – TechCrunch

Valued at $535 million, autonomous retail startup Standard Cognition has emerged as a soon-to-be tech giant and the best hope…

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

Sophos said it is fixing a vulnerability in its Cyberoam firewall appliances, which a security researcher says can allow an…

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China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

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European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

China attacks Apple for allowing Hong Kong crowdsourced police activity app – TechCrunch

What the hell is up with this Essential device? – TechCrunch

Microsoft adds per-app time limits to its parental controls – TechCrunch

Robinhood revives checking with new debit card & 2% interest – TechCrunch

Lawyers for former Tinder execs file to dismiss defamation lawsuit – TechCrunch

CBS News is bringing a 60 Minutes-inspired news show to streaming service Quibi – TechCrunch

Spotify gains Siri support on iOS 13, arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

HTC stopped innovating on smartphones, new CEO admits – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg says Facebook will sue to stop EU’s global content takedowns – TechCrunch

Stock trading app Robinhood revamps its newsfeed with The Wall Street Journal and ad-free videos – TechCrunch

Six Inevitable Technologies and the Milestones They Unlock

Rune raises $2M to help you find new friends in mobile games, starting with Brawl Stars – TechCrunch

Lookout, Robinhood. E*Trade, Schwab, Ameritrade go zero-fee – TechCrunch

YouTube Music is launching three personalized playlists – TechCrunch

Google announces Action Blocks, a new accessibility tool for creating mobile shortcuts – TechCrunch

UK privacy ‘class action’ complaint against Google gets unblocked – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg misunderstands the huge threat of TikTok – TechCrunch

Knowable launches its “not a podcast” $100 audio classes – TechCrunch

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YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices – TechCrunch

YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices – TechCrunch

Earlier this year, Google and Amazon reached an agreement to bring their streaming video apps to…

Xage now supports hierarchical blockchains for complex implementations – TechCrunch

Salesforce adds integrated order management system to its arsenal – TechCrunch

Okta wants to make every user a security ally – TechCrunch

Facebook sure does love free $peech – TechCrunch

Silicon Valley’s competing philosophies on tech ethics with The New Yorker’s Andrew Marantz – TechCrunch

Suse’s OpenStack Cloud dissipates – TechCrunch

Arm brings custom instructions to its embedded CPUs – TechCrunch

Nadella warns government conference not to betray user trust – TechCrunch

Over 30 civil rights groups demand an end to Amazon Ring’s police partnerships – TechCrunch

Satya Nadella looks to the future with edge computing – TechCrunch

Amazon introduces a Kindle for kids – TechCrunch

83North closes $300M fifth fund focused on Europe, Israel – TechCrunch

An interview with Dr. Stuart Russell, author of “Human Compatible, Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control” – TechCrunch

HTC’s new CEO discusses the phonemaker’s future – TechCrunch

How ‘the Internet broke America’ with The New Yorker’s Andrew Marantz – TechCrunch

Annual Extra Crunch members can receive $1,000 in AWS credits – TechCrunch

PayPal is the first company to drop out of the Facebook-led Libra Association – TechCrunch

As Sinai Ventures returns first fund, partner Jordan Fudge talks new LA focus – TechCrunch

Snap CEO isn’t expecting much from Facebook antitrust investigations – TechCrunch

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Claim of kidnap plot as Julian Assange denied extradition delay | World News

Claim of kidnap plot as Julian Assange denied extradition delay | World News

Julian Assange’s lawyer has accused the US of attempting to “kidnap and harm” the WikiLeaks founder,…

PM staffer with alleged links to QAnon conspiracy theorist is awaiting security clearance | Australia news

Amazon Great Indian Festival Diwali Special Sale: Best smartphone deals

How Much Fashion And Beauty Influencers Get Paid Per #Ad Post

Erdogan says to take next steps in Syria after meeting Putin

Creationist Ken Ham Wants You To Threaten Kids With ‘Eternal Hell’ On Halloween

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange Due in Court to Fight Extradition

Tight Canada election may offer power-broker role to smaller parties | World news

China tariff deal was easy compared to the EU’s trade walls

Hurricane tracker: Which SIX barrelling systems are churning right now? | World | News

U.S. troops cross into Iraq as part of withdrawal from Syria

Coddling of ‘Gold-Spoon’ Children Shakes South Korea’s Political Elite

Stylish smartwatch with great battery life- Tech Reviews, Firstpost

Renewable capacity set for 50% growth over next few years, IEA says

Hong Kong Leader Apologizes for Water Cannon Use at Mosque

British PM pushes for Brexit deal vote after being forced to seek delay

Mitt Romney Says He’s Behind ‘Pierre Delecto’ Twitter Account

PM Modi warns against efforts to ‘demonize’ technology in India, says AI can be harnessed to benefit mankind — RT World News

SAP in three-year cloud partnership with Microsoft

West paying price for backing Hong Kong: Chinese state media