On-demand parking startup SpotHero raises $50 million

On-demand parking startup SpotHero raises $50 million

SpotHero, the Chicago-based company that has developed an on-demand parking app, has raised $50 million in a Series D…

Google ditches desserts as Q becomes Android 10

Google proposes new privacy and anti-fingerprinting controls for the web

Apple exec Susan Prescott is coming to TechCrunch Sessions: Enterprise

Windows 10 quick tips: 13 ways to speed up your PC

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Google updates to a cleaner, simpler Play Store design [Updated]

Classic Hangouts will hang in there a bit longer

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YouTube is closing its private messages feature…and many kids are outraged

Waymo releases a self-driving open data set for free use by the research community

Andrew Ng’s AI companies expand to Medellin, Colombia

Fresh out of Y Combinator, Tandem lands millions from Andreessen Horowitz

Safari to ape Firefox, go all-in on anti-tracking

This hand-tracking algorithm could lead to sign language recognition

Google’s lightweight search app, Google Go, launches to Android users worldwide

Waymo self-driving cars head to Florida for rainy season

IFTTT warns against migrating Nest devices to Google accounts

Yubico launches its dual USB-C and Lightning two-factor security key

State attorneys general to launch antitrust investigation into big tech companies, reports say

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Apple Card launches today for all US customers, adds 3% cash back for Uber and Uber Eats

Apple Card launches today for all US customers, adds 3% cash back for Uber and Uber Eats

Apple this morning announced its highly anticipated new credit card, Apple Card, is launching today for all customers in…

Daily Crunch: Apple Card launches in the US

The 11 best startups from Y Combinator’s S19 Demo Day 1

Shazam data is powering Apple Music’s newest chart, the Shazam Discovery Top 50

States to launch antitrust investigation into big tech companies, reports say

Microsoft’s new Chromium-based Edge browser is now in beta

Porsche is integrating Apple Music into the all-electric Taycan

Developers accuse Apple of anti-competitive behavior with its privacy changes in iOS 13

The five great reasons to attend TechCrunch’s Enterprise show Sept. 5 in SF

Microsoft acquires jClarity, an open source Java performance tuning tool

Trump and Tim Cook talked easing tariffs again

Watch the trailer for the Apple TV+ drama ‘The Morning Show’

SoftBank reportedly plans to lend employees as much as $20 billion to invest in its VC fund

Next Apple Watch could include new ceramic and titanium models

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review

How ‘ghost work’ in Silicon Valley pressures the workforce, with Mary Gray

China’s Transsion and Kenya’s Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund

Apple is suing Corellium

Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich will join us for TC Sessions: Enterprise on September 5

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Splunk acquires cloud monitoring service SignalFx for $1.05B

Splunk acquires cloud monitoring service SignalFx for $1.05B

Splunk, the publicly traded data processing and analytics company, today announced that it has acquired SignalFx for a total price of about $1.05 billion. Approximately 60 percent of this will be in cash and 40…

Box introduces Box Shield with increased security controls and threat protection

Box introduces Box Shield with increased security controls and threat protection

Box has always had to balance the idea of sharing content broadly while protecting it as it moved through the world, but the more you share, the more likely something can go wrong, such as…

IBM is moving OpenPower Foundation to The Linux Foundation

IBM is moving OpenPower Foundation to The Linux Foundation

IBM makes the Power Series chips, and as part of that has open sourced some of the underlying technologies to encourage wider use of these chips. The open source pieces have been part of the…

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Mexico ready to retaliate by hurting US farmers

Mexico ready to retaliate by hurting US farmers

Mexican Senator Armando Rios Piter told CNN that he plans to introduce a bill this week that would stop Mexican…

How 'America First' could turn into to 'India First'

How 'America First' could turn into to 'India First'

Nandan Nilekani, co-founder of one of India’s biggest outsourcing companies, says an H-1B visa crackdown would ultimately hurt the U.S.…

Will the next iPhone charge wirelessly?

Will the next iPhone charge wirelessly?

The days of plugging in an iPhone to charge won’t last forever. Security…

Why you should install macOS Mojave and how to use it

Why you should install macOS Mojave and how to use it

Apple’s macOS 10.14 Mojave is available now, and after months of using it, I think most Mac users should upgrade…

Review: 6 Android apps that track your business expenses

Review: 6 Android apps that track your business expenses

Traveling these days is a hassle, no matter why you’re going, or where — and the necessity to track your…

Review: Google’s Pixel 3 has looks and smarts but isn't the best for biz

Review: Google’s Pixel 3 has looks and smarts but isn't the best for biz

It’s going much too far to say that flagship Android smartphones have all become the same, but the differences between…

Review: Windows 10 October 2018 Update delivers modest but useful tweaks

Review: Windows 10 October 2018 Update delivers modest but useful tweaks

The big twice-a-year Windows 10 update is here … except this time, it’s not so big. The Windows 10 October…

Review: Bezalel’s Prelude wireless smartphone charger loses the cable

Review: Bezalel’s Prelude wireless smartphone charger loses the cable

Wireless chargers, in general, offer limited convenience. Yes, it’s nice to be able to simply plop your iPhone or Android…

Review: Samsung’s Galaxy S10+ is the right phone at the wrong time

Review: Samsung’s Galaxy S10+ is the right phone at the wrong time

Early 2019 is a particularly fraught time to be in the mobile phone market as either a buyer or a…

Head to head: Apple MacBook Air vs. Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 for Business

Head to head: Apple MacBook Air vs. Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 for Business

At a time when 2-in-1 tablets are coming of age in business, ultraslim laptops with traditional clamshell designs are staging…

Review: Windows 10 May 2019 Update unleashes a spring surprise

Review: Windows 10 May 2019 Update unleashes a spring surprise

We’ve become used to the routine: Microsoft releases one of its twice-annual Windows 10 feature updates, often delayed due to…

A first look at macOS Catalina (public beta now available)

A first look at macOS Catalina (public beta now available)

Apple officially opened up its Public Beta Program today for its newest deskop OS. So I thought it might be useful…

The most important thing to check before buying a Chromebook

The most important thing to check before buying a Chromebook

When it comes to upgrades, Chrome OS and Android couldn’t be more different. Since Chrome OS can’t be customized by…

Windows 10 cheat sheet

Windows 10 cheat sheet

Windows 10 is the best operating system that’s come along from Microsoft in a long time. It’s a shape-shifter that…

The smarter way to capture screenshots in Chrome

The smarter way to capture screenshots in Chrome

For all of its features and web-spelunking utensils, Google’s Chrome browser is curiously missing one core function: the ability to…

10 useful Google apps you probably aren't using

10 useful Google apps you probably aren't using

Google’s got a lot of apps. Maybe even too many, in certain (ahem) cases. Amidst all the obvious titles and…

Microsoft OneNote cheat sheet

Microsoft OneNote cheat sheet

For putting together ideas or proposals in your work, a note-taking app can be helpful. It’s especially useful if you…

9 steps to lock down corporate browsers

9 steps to lock down corporate browsers

Everyone in the enterprise loves the web browser when it’s delivering news, email, documentation, and sales leads. With the shift…

Windows 10 quick tips: Get the most out of Cortana

Windows 10 quick tips: Get the most out of Cortana

Microsoft’s digital assistant Cortana is one of the major additions to Windows 10 — and it’s a winner. Turn it…

What's in the latest Chrome update? No more Flash (without jumping through hoops)

What's in the latest Chrome update? No more Flash (without jumping through hoops)

Google this week updated Chrome to version 76, patching 43 security flaws and making good on a promise to switch…

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Baidu beats estimates on strong video streaming growth

Baidu beats estimates on strong video streaming growth

Chinese search giant Baidu on Monday posted a revenue of 26.33 billion yuan ($3.73 billion) for the quarter that ended…

Without evidence, Trump accuses Google of manipulating millions of votes

Without evidence, Trump accuses Google of manipulating millions of votes

The President this morning lashed out at Google on Twitter, accusing the company of manipulating millions of votes in the…

These are the games coming to Google Stadia

These are the games coming to Google Stadia

Google’s game streaming service isn’t set to launch until November, but the company kept the hype train going through the…

Ally raises $8M Series A for its OKR solution

Ally raises $8M Series A for its OKR solution

OKRs, or Objectives and Key Results, are a popular planning method in Silicon Valley. Like most of those methods that…

Installing Windows 7 from a backup? You need a BitLocker patch right away

Installing Windows 7 from a backup? You need a BitLocker patch right away

No doubt you recall the warning back in February that Windows 7, Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 patches starting…

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‘Breaking Into Startups’: Torch CEO and Well Clinic founder Cameron Yarbrough on mental health & coaching

‘Breaking Into Startups’: Torch CEO and Well Clinic founder Cameron Yarbrough on mental health & coaching

Chad M. Crabtree Contributor Share on Twitter Chad M. Crabtree is the editor-in-Chief at Career KarmaCareer…

YC’s Earth AI closes funding for its platform to make mining less wasteful

Sonos Bluetooth-enabled, battery-powered speaker leaks ahead of official launch

Disney+ comes to Canada and the Netherlands on Nov. 12, will support nearly all major platforms at launch

Week in Review: Snapchat beats a dead horse

Google discloses its acquisition of mobile learning app Socratic as it relaunches on iOS

IDG Contributor Network: Microsoft ups effort to get firms off Windows 7 with FastTrack

Windows 10 1803-to-1903 forced upgrades gather speed

The renaissance of silicon will create industry giants

Google Search gets expanded college search features

US legislator, David Cicilline, joins international push to interrogate platform power

What will Tumblr become under the ownership of tech’s only Goldilocks founder?

The Google Assistant now lets you annoy your family members with assignable reminders

Kitty Hawk’s Flyer personal VTOL has now flown over 25,000 times

Microsoft warns of Visual Basic, VBA and VBScript 'procedure call' errors after August patches

Chrome, Firefox to expunge Extended Validation cert signals

Racial bias observed in hate speech detection algorithm from Google

Facebook agrees to do more to tackle scam ads after celebrity defamation lawsuit

Google’s new ‘Assignments’ software for teachers helps catch plagiarism

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