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Apple releases iOS 12.4 with potential software support for Apple Card  TechCrunch · 30 minutes
While iOS 13 is right around the corner with a ton of new features, it isn’t quite ready just yet. Apple has just released iOS 12.4,... more
Uber tests monthly subscription that combines Eats, rides, bikes and scooters  TechCrunch · 30 minutes
Uber is actively testing a monthly subscription pass that combines rides, Eats, bikes and scooters. In this pilot phase, Uber is testing a few different iterations... more
Apple fixes Walkie Talkie app vulnerability in watchOS update  TechCrunch · 1 hour
If you are, for some reason, an avid Walkie Talkie user on the Apple Watch, you will be pleased to learn that the functionality is back in the latest watchOS... more
Apple releases iOS 12.4 with software support for Apple Card  TechCrunch · 1 hour
While iOS 13 is right around the corner with a ton of new features, it isn’t quite ready just yet. Apple has just released iOS 12.4, a new... more
The roles tools play in employee engagement  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Employee engagement isn't just about the morale of individual workers—it also enables broader workforce productivity and leads to better business outcomes... more
Free stock trading app Robinhood raises $323M at $7.6B valuation  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Robinhood, the popular free stock trading app, this morning announced a massive $323 million round led by DST Global. The Series E financing values the Menlo Park-headquartered business... more
Announcing the agenda for TC Sessions: Enterprise | San Francisco, September 5  TechCrunch · 2 hours
TechCrunch Sessions is back! On September 5, we’re taking on the ferociously competitive field of enterprise software, and thrilled to announce our packed agenda,... more
Serverless, Inc expands free Framework to include monitoring and security  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Serverless development has largely been a lonely pursuit until recently, but Serverless, Inc has been offering a free framework for intrepid programmers since 2015. At first, that involved... more
Huawei reportedly helped North Korea build out 3G network in secret  TechCrunch · 2 hours
A new report could ultimately prove another bombshell in Huawei’s on-going conflicts with the U.S. government. New documents obtained by The Washington Post tie the Chinese... more
Cyber threats from the US and Russia are now focusing on civilian infrastructure  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Cyber-confrontation between the U.S. and Russia is increasingly turning to critical civilian infrastructure, particularly power grids, judging from recent press reports. more
FTC slaps Equifax with a fine of up to $700M for 2017 data breach  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Credit agency Equifax will pay up to $700 million in fines as part of a settlement with federal authorities over... more
Slack speeds up its web and desktop client  TechCrunch · 3 hours
Slack is launching a major update to its web and desktop today that doesn’t introduce any new features or a new user interface. Instead, it’s almost a complete rebuild of the underlying... more
UK challenger bank Atom raises another £50M from BBVA and more at £530M valuation  TechCrunch · 3 hours
Another hopeful among Europe’s so-called challenger banks — startups taking on the big names in consumer banking by targeting niche... more
Meet the robots Toyota is bringing to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Tokyo’s 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games are fast-approaching, and Toyota is playing a key role in on-site mobility and transportation. The Japanese automaker... more
Amazon is opening a pair of new robotic fulfillment centers in Ohio  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Amazon this morning announced its intentions to open a pair of robotic-powered fulfillment centers in Ohio. The two warehouses — both larger than 700,000... more
FTC hits Equifax with fine of up to $700M for 2017 data breach  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Credit agency Equifax will pay up to $700 million in fines as part of a settlement with federal authorities over a data... more
Just Eat makes layoffs in UK and Ireland after customer and restaurant ops merged  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Just Eat, the publicly-listed takeout marketplace that has faced fierce competition from UberEats and Deliveroo in recent years, has made... more
China’s coffee upstart Luckin pushes into India and Middle East  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Luckin continues to expand at jaw-dropping speed as it announced plans to open shop overseas for the first time. On Monday, the Starbucks challenger from China said it... more
Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI in new multiyear partnership  TechCrunch · 4 hours
Microsoft is making a $1 billion bet on OpenAI, the company formed by notable founders including Elon Musk and Sam Altman three years ago with the aim of... more
Adobe brings Alexa integration to its XD prototyping tool  TechCrunch · 5 hours
Adobe XD, the company’s increasingly popular prototyping and design tool, is getting support for testing Amazon Alexa voice experiences on devices like the Echo Dot and the Echo Show. This... more
Airbnb introduces new search tools for business travelers  TechCrunch · 5 hours
The home-sharing giant is making things easier for business travelers with a new work trip toggle more
Box lands big financial services company with Morgan Stanley digital vault win  TechCrunch · 5 hours
For many years, the argument went that it would be hard to get large enterprises to move to the cloud, then that it would... more
Cyber threats from the U.S. and Russia are now focusing on civilian infrastructure  TechCrunch · 7 hours
Joe Cheravitch Contributor Joe Cheravitch is a defense analyst with the Rand Corporation. Cyber-confrontation between the U.S. and Russia is increasingly turning... more
Sennder raises $70M on $300M valuation to take on the freight forwarding industry  TechCrunch · 8 hours
Logistics and the movement of freight from point A to B (and C and beyond) is one of the more antiquated, and... more
With Chandrayaan-2 launch, India’s ISRO shoots for the Moon on a shoe-string budget  TechCrunch · 8 hours
India took a giant leap in its space program on Monday after its space agency launched a spacecraft that is scheduled to... more
Visa invests in India-based B2B payments platform PayMate’s $25M round  TechCrunch · 9 hours
PayMate, a Mumbai-based startup that helps businesses automate and digitize their payments, is raising $25 million in a new round, its founder said, as it looks to expand its... more
UVeye snaps up $31M for its hyper-detailed, AI-based drive-thru vehicle-scanning platform  TechCrunch · 10 hours
The race is on for the car of the future, equipped with self-driving capabilities, on-board personalised information and entertainment, and an ever-smaller carbon footprint. Today, however,... more
China’s new Nasdaq-style board for tech shares starts trading with 25 companies listed  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Trading on China’s new Nasdaq-style stock market began today, with 25 tech companies listed on the Science and Technology Innovation Board, operated... more
Elon Musk says next Hyperloop competition will be in a six-mile, curved tunnel  TechCrunch · 13 hours
Elon Musk planning to change up the Hyperloop student engineering competition that his company SpaceX has run for the past four years.... more
White Star Capital eyes Asia growth with new Hong Kong office  TechCrunch · 13 hours
For western startups looking to enter Asia and Asian startups expanding globally, more funding has become available as investors are increasingly looking to export local tech... more
Team TUM wins SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition with record 288 mph top speed  TechCrunch · 15 hours
SpaceX hosted its fourth annual SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition finals on Sunday at the test tube it built outside its Hawthorne HQ.... more
Cities must plan ahead for innovation without leaving people behind  TechCrunch · 17 hours
Yung Wu Contributor Yung Wu is the CEO of MaRS Discovery District, a Toronto-based innovation hub. More posts by this contributor To actually change the world, Big Tech... more
Don’t hold your breath for the moon  TechCrunch · 1 day
In the house in which I grew up, a single framed newspaper front page loomed over us. “MAN ON MOON“, it declared jubilantly, in an enormous, suitably momentous typeface. Subheadings included “‘It’s very pretty... more
Week in Review: The one-way web and Elon Musk’s Neuralink  TechCrunch · 1 day
Hello, weekenders. This is Week-in-Review, where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one story while scouring the rest of the hundreds of stories... more
In healthcare these days, ‘There’s an app for that’… unless you really need it  TechCrunch · 1 day
Sarah Lisker Contributor Share on Twitter Sarah Lisker is a Program Manager at the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations and a collaborator in The OpEd... more
Lyft’s dockless e-bikes have made their way to SF, but it wasn’t easy  TechCrunch · 1 day
When tech companies sue cities, it’s rare to see a resolution — albeit a temporary one — in favor of the tech... more
Watch Patrick Stewart grow bored of his winery in first ‘Star Trek: Picard’ trailer  TechCrunch · 2 days
Yes, Captain Jean-Luc Picard is indeed coming back. We knew this from previous announcements, but CBS All Access turned heads... more
US national security, climate change, startup HR, and launching in the Midwest  TechCrunch · 2 days
Reminder: Extra Crunch Event Discounts for Summer Party TechCrunch’s annual Summer Party is just around the corner next week — come meet all the... more
Startups Weekly: The opportunities & challenges for mental health tech  TechCrunch · 2 days
In this week's newsletter: Roblox's origin story, the opportunity for Oyo and WeWork's Adam Neumann's antics. more
Original Content podcast: We’re not on the same page about ‘Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein’  TechCrunch · 2 days
Just to get this out of the way: “Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein” is a great title. In fact, it’s probably... more
Hold the first Moon rock ever collected with your smartphone  TechCrunch · 2 days
NASA is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in a variety of ways today, but here’s one you can experience no matter where you... more
Tesla drops request for restraining order against allegedly dangerous short seller  TechCrunch · 3 days
Tesla has withdrawn its request for a court-ordered restraining order against Randeep Hothi, documents submitted to the court where the complaint was filed revealed Friday. Hothi,... more
Google is adding Find My Device and battery features to Fast Pair headphones  TechCrunch · 3 days
Introduced a few I/Os back, Fast Pair is Google’s attempt to make its own mark on the post-AirPod headphone landscape. Many of... more
Moon bricks could keep the lights on and the heat up in Lunar colonies  TechCrunch · 3 days
There may be no "dark side" of the Moon, but when and where it is dark, it's dark — and... more
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See the best Marvel Avengers cosplay from San Diego Comic-Con 2019 - CNET
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In the country where mukbang was invented, this YouTuber is pushing the genre
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In the country where mukbang was invented, this YouTuber is pushing the genre
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In the country where mukbang was invented, this YouTuber is pushing the genre
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Tom Hanks is your friendly neighbor in first trailer for Mister Rogers biopic - CNET
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Tom Hanks is your friendly neighbor in first trailer for Mister Rogers biopic - CNET
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This Brother P-Touch personal label printer is a steal at $10 - CNET
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iOS 13 beta 4 changes and features — 3D Touch improves [Video]
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Google Pixel XL and Pixel 3a get ‘see-through’ wallpapers courtesy of iFixit
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Apple Pay: How to set it up and use it on your iPhone, Apple Watch and Mac - CNET
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[Update: Adds framerate settings, more] OnePlus 6/6T get Screen recorder, June patch, more in latest OxygenOS OTA
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It’s 20 years since Apple’s first consumer laptop, and the launch of Wi-Fi [Video]
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It’s 20 years since Apple’s first consumer laptop, and the launch of Wi-Fi [Video]
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French inventor will attempt to cross English Channel on jet-powered hoverboard
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