Gremlin brings Chaos Engineering as a Service to Kubernetes – TechCrunch

Gremlin brings Chaos Engineering as a Service to Kubernetes – TechCrunch

The practice of Chaos Engineering developed at Amazon and Netflix a decade ago to help those web scale companies…

Mirantis acquires Docker Enterprise – TechCrunch

Freshworks raises $150M Series H on $3.5B valuation – TechCrunch

Facebook says a bug caused its iPhone app’s inadvertent camera access – TechCrunch

Salesforce announces it’s moving Marketing Cloud to Microsoft Azure – TechCrunch

The ONNX format becomes the newest Linux Foundation project – TechCrunch

Three of Apple and Google’s former star chip designers launch NUVIA with $53M in series A funding – TechCrunch

Facebook’s Libra code chugs along ignoring regulatory deadlock – TechCrunch

Amazon and Google double down on hands-free recipes to help sell their smart displays – TechCrunch

AWS confirms reports it will challenge JEDI contract award to Microsoft – TechCrunch

Facebook says government demands for user data are at a record high – TechCrunch

AWS, Salesforce join forces with Linux Foundation on Cloud Information Model – TechCrunch

D2C companies deliver customer delight and simplicity – TechCrunch

Facebook wants you to pay people on Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp with Facebook Pay – TechCrunch

Work collaboration startup Notion Labs cozies up to Silicon Valley’s top accelerators – TechCrunch

Facebook machine learning aims to modify faces, hands and… outfits – TechCrunch

Salesforce Ventures invested $300M in Automattic while Salesforce was building a CMS – TechCrunch

Amazon to open its first non-Whole Foods grocery store in 2020 – TechCrunch

Microsoft Teams gets Yammer integration, secure private channels and more – TechCrunch

Volterra announces $50M investment to manage apps in hybrid environment – TechCrunch

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Know your startup’s value so you can communicate it to investors – TechCrunch

Know your startup’s value so you can communicate it to investors – TechCrunch

Blair Silverberg Contributor Blair Silverberg is co-Founder and CEO of Capital, a financial services company using technology to accelerate…

Why Salesforce is moving Marketing Cloud to Microsoft Azure – TechCrunch

Apple Research app arrives on iPhone and Apple Watch with three opt-in health studies – TechCrunch

GitHub launches a mobile app, smarter notifications and improved code search – TechCrunch

Pan-African e-tailer Jumia grows 3Q revenue, e-payments and losses – TechCrunch

HBO’s former CEO said to be in talks with Apple TV+ for an exclusive production deal – TechCrunch

The AI stack that’s changing retail personalization – TechCrunch

TikTok stumbles in the US and Huawei shipments continue to surge – TechCrunch

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion – TechCrunch

Microsoft uses AI to diagnose cervical cancer faster in India – TechCrunch

Former Twitter employees charged with spying – TechCrunch

Apple’s star-studded ‘Morning Show’ gets off to a bumpy-but-promising start – TechCrunch

Legislators from ten parliaments put the squeeze on Facebook – TechCrunch

A look at the top trends exciting NYC’s consumer VCs – TechCrunch

Older Samsung smart TVs to lose Netflix support next month – TechCrunch

Adobe is bringing Illustrator to the iPad in 2020 – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 starts shipping – TechCrunch

Saudi Arabia reportedly recruited Twitter employees to steal personal data of activists – TechCrunch

Microsoft has big plans for its new Edge browser – TechCrunch

An interview with economist Thomas Philippon, author of ‘The Great Reversal’ – TechCrunch

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Those crappy pre-installed Android apps can be full of security holes – TechCrunch

Those crappy pre-installed Android apps can be full of security holes – TechCrunch

If you’ve ever bought an Android phone, there’s a good chance you booted it up to find it pre-loaded…

The best travel apps for Android

What we know about the Win10 version 1909 upgrade — and what you can do about it

Google brings RCS support in its Android Messages app to the US – TechCrunch

Critical updates to Excel and publicly disclosed exploits make for an urgent November Patch Tuesday

Google finishes the install of its private Curie cable, announces Panama branch – TechCrunch

Motorola’s new Razr gives me hope for the future of foldables

Google Maps adds a new translation feature that speaks place names out loud – TechCrunch

5 hidden Windows 10 features you should be using

Google’s CallJoy phone agent for small businesses gets smarter, more conversational – TechCrunch

Google ponders shaming slow websites inside Chrome

FAQ: Microsoft sharpens Edge | Computerworld

Google Chrome to identify and label slow websites – TechCrunch

Patch Tuesday alert: Make sure Windows Auto Update is temporarily disabled

Google hires former Disney and Star executive to head its India business – TechCrunch

Banning digital political ads gives extremists a distinct advantage – TechCrunch

Windows 7 to Windows 10 migration guide

Duck Duck Go offers Mac users even more privacy

Photoshop for iPad bombs, Google Play’s new rewards program, iOS bug fixes – TechCrunch

The Pixel 4’s power-plunging puzzle

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John Carmack steps down at Oculus – TechCrunch

John Carmack steps down at Oculus – TechCrunch

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. John…

Adobe announces GA of customer data platform – TechCrunch

Adobe announces GA of customer data platform – TechCrunch

The customer data platform (CDP) is the newest tool in the customer experience arsenal as big companies try to help customers deal with data coming from multiple channels. Today, Adobe announced the general availability of…

These sneakers vibrate – TechCrunch

These sneakers vibrate – TechCrunch

Sometimes it seems like you can hear a song all the way in your toes. With these new sneakers, you actually can. Meet the new EP 01 sneakers out of DropLabs. Yes, you read that…

Mobile

Curve, the ‘over-the-top’ banking platform, adds support for Samsung Pay – TechCrunch

Curve, the ‘over-the-top’ banking platform, adds support for Samsung Pay – TechCrunch

Curve, the London-based “over-the-top banking platform,” has added support for Samsung Pay in the U.K., making it easy for Samsung…

LA warns of ‘juice-jacking’ malware, but admits it has no cases – TechCrunch

LA warns of ‘juice-jacking’ malware, but admits it has no cases – TechCrunch

Los Angeles’ district attorney is warning travelers to avoid public USB charging points because “they may contain dangerous malware.” Reading…

Instagram tests hiding Like counts globally – TechCrunch

Instagram tests hiding Like counts globally – TechCrunch

Instagram is making Like counts private for some users everywhere. Instagram tells TechCrunch the hidden Likes test is expanding to…

Spotify confirms it’s testing real-time lyrics synced to music – TechCrunch

Spotify confirms it’s testing real-time lyrics synced to music – TechCrunch

With the launch of iOS 13, Apple added perfectly timed live lyrics to its Apple Music app. Now Spotify may…

New NASA app puts you in the pilot’s seat of Boeing’s Starliner or SpaceX’s Crew Dragon – TechCrunch

New NASA app puts you in the pilot’s seat of Boeing’s Starliner or SpaceX’s Crew Dragon – TechCrunch

NASA has a new app (or web-based game, if you’re on desktop) that provides a simplified simulation of what it’s…

Yahoo Japan and Line are reportedly going to merge – TechCrunch

Yahoo Japan and Line are reportedly going to merge – TechCrunch

According to Nikkei, messaging app Line and Yahoo Japan are about to merge and form a single tech company. Despite…

Return of the Mack – TechCrunch

Return of the Mack – TechCrunch

In poker, complacency is a quiet killer. It can steal your forward momentum bit by bit, using the warm glow…

Minecraft Earth is live, so get tapping – TechCrunch

Minecraft Earth is live, so get tapping – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s big experiment in real-world augmented reality gaming, Minecraft Earth, is live now for players in North America, the U.K.…

Instagram Stories launches TikTok clone Reels in Brazil – TechCrunch

Instagram Stories launches TikTok clone Reels in Brazil – TechCrunch

Instagram is launching a video-music remix feature to finally fight back against Chinese social rival TikTok. Instagram Reels lets you…

Facebook finally lets you banish nav bar tabs & red dots – TechCrunch

Facebook finally lets you banish nav bar tabs & red dots – TechCrunch

Are those red notification dots on your Facebook home screen driving you crazy? Sick of Facebook Marketplace wasting your screen…

Brazilian mobile phone insurance technology startup Pitzi is now worth over $100 million – TechCrunch

Brazilian mobile phone insurance technology startup Pitzi is now worth over $100 million – TechCrunch

With roughly one million customers across Brazil and a new round of financing, the mobile phone insurance provider Pitzi now…

Adobe’s Photoshop Camera is an AI-powered photo editor for your phone – TechCrunch

Adobe’s Photoshop Camera is an AI-powered photo editor for your phone – TechCrunch

Instagram and Snapchat have changed the way people look at photo editing. What was once a task limited to those…

With $6.5M in funding, Aircam offers a fast, easy way to share photos at events – TechCrunch

With $6.5M in funding, Aircam offers a fast, easy way to share photos at events – TechCrunch

Aircam is a new startup that allows anyone to get instant access to pictures taken by professional photographers at weddings,…

Spotify’s podcasting app Anchor now helps you make trailers – TechCrunch

Spotify’s podcasting app Anchor now helps you make trailers – TechCrunch

Spotify’s simple podcasting suite, Anchor, is today introducing a new feature designed to help creators promote their podcast: trailers. On…

Popular Android phones can be tricked into snooping on their owners – TechCrunch

Popular Android phones can be tricked into snooping on their owners – TechCrunch

Security researchers have found several popular Android phones can be tricked into snooping on their owners by exploiting a weakness…

iOS 13.2.2 fixes bug that kills your background apps prematurely – TechCrunch

iOS 13.2.2 fixes bug that kills your background apps prematurely – TechCrunch

Does it feel like your iPhone is being a little quick to shut down apps running in the background lately?…

T-Mobile sugar-coats Sprint merger with promises of free data — but only if it’s approved – TechCrunch

T-Mobile sugar-coats Sprint merger with promises of free data — but only if it’s approved – TechCrunch

The planned $26 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint has been approved by the Justice Department and the FCC, but…

TikTok expands its influence to third-party apps with new developer program & SDK – TechCrunch

TikTok expands its influence to third-party apps with new developer program & SDK – TechCrunch

TikTok is looking to expand its influence by integrating with popular third-party video creation and editing apps. The company today…

Apple refreshes its privacy site with new technical whitepapers – TechCrunch

Apple refreshes its privacy site with new technical whitepapers – TechCrunch

For the fourth year in a row, Apple has updated its privacy pages. Every year, the tech giant refreshes the…

Veterans can now use an iPhone to pull up their health records – TechCrunch

Veterans can now use an iPhone to pull up their health records – TechCrunch

Apple has teamed up with Veteran Affairs (VA) to allow those who’ve served our country to now access their health…

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CTO.ai’s developer shortcuts eliminate coding busywork – TechCrunch

CTO.ai’s developer shortcuts eliminate coding busywork – TechCrunch

There’s too much hype about mythical “10X developers.” Everyone’s desperate to hire these “ninja rockstars.” In reality, it’s smarter to…

Echo Studio is Amazon’s lower-cost answer to the HomePod – TechCrunch

Echo Studio is Amazon’s lower-cost answer to the HomePod – TechCrunch

Amazon kickstarted the smart speaker market with the original Echo, way back in late-2014. Like many of the company’s hardware…

Salesforce announces new content management system – TechCrunch

Salesforce announces new content management system – TechCrunch

Salesforce has its fingers in a lot of parts of the customer experience, so why not content management? Today, the…

Yandex is now testing a self-driving sidewalk cargo delivery robot – TechCrunch

Yandex is now testing a self-driving sidewalk cargo delivery robot – TechCrunch

Add another one to the list of companies piloting small, wheeled, autonomous robots for small-package and food delivery: Yandex .…

I ran digital ads for a presidential campaign, and Twitter is right to ban them – TechCrunch

I ran digital ads for a presidential campaign, and Twitter is right to ban them – TechCrunch

Aaron Bartnick Contributor Aaron Bartnick (@AaronBartnick) served as Digital Director for Congressman Seth Moulton’s presidential campaign. He is currently completing…

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Facebook quietly built “Popular Photos”, an in-app Instagram – TechCrunch

Facebook quietly built “Popular Photos”, an in-app Instagram – TechCrunch

Facebook is copying Instagram while simultaneously invading its acquisition with branding and links back to the…

Australian police officer charged with Aboriginal teenager’s murder

Apple’s Mac Pro ships in December with maximum 8TB of storage – TechCrunch

A US federal court finds suspicionless searches of phones at the border is illegal – TechCrunch

Election: Could Edinburgh South’s Ian Murray Become Scottish Labour’s Last Man Standing?

Facebook pilloried over iPhone ‘secret camera access’ bug – TechCrunch

Netanyahu says Israel-Gaza fighting ‘could take time’

Smartphone maker Realme is taking India and other emerging markets by storm – TechCrunch

Twitter drafts a deepfake policy that would label and warn, but not always remove, manipulated media – TechCrunch

Spain faces tough government talks after inconclusive vote boosts far right

Venezuela’s Maduro condemns ‘coup’ against Bolivian ally Morales

Japan’s new emperor greeted by thousands during rare parade | World news

“Trump should not be our president” says Ex-Facebook CPO Chris Cox – TechCrunch

Bolsonaro asks Brazilians ‘not to give ammunition’ to Lula

Instagram to test hiding Like counts in US, which could hurt influencers – TechCrunch

Bolivian opposition repeats call for new elections; Morales says going nowhere

DNA testing startup Veritas Genetics confirms data breach – TechCrunch

YouTube’s homepage redesign focuses on usability, giving you control over recommendations – TechCrunch

CNN Fact-Checker Couldn’t Keep Up With Donald Trump’s Rally Lies

Tinder’s interactive video series ‘Swipe Night’ is going international next year – TechCrunch

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AT&T will pay $60 million over fake unlimited data ‘bait and switch scam’ – TechCrunch

AT&T will pay $60 million over fake unlimited data ‘bait and switch scam’ – TechCrunch

AT&T is being punished at last for its shady claims of plans with “unlimited data” but…

FCC approves T-Mobile/Sprint merger despite serious concerns – TechCrunch

Huawei calls hackers to Munich for secret bug bounty meeting – TechCrunch

Gradeup raises $7M to expand its online exam preparation platform to smaller Indian cities and towns – TechCrunch

Adobe launches Photoshop for iPad – TechCrunch

AI in E-Commerce: Risk or Competitive Advantage?

Google Maps Incognito mode starts rolling out for Android users – TechCrunch

Mario Kart Tour will test real-time multiplayer in December – TechCrunch

8th Wall’s new Cloud Editor helps customers quickly build mobile AR experiences – TechCrunch

Apple Card users can now finance iPhone purchases for 24 months, interest-free – TechCrunch

Facebook shares rise on strong Q3, users up 2% to 2.45B – TechCrunch

Spotify launches a dedicated Kids app for Premium Family subscribers – TechCrunch

Samsung teases a clamshell foldable form factor – TechCrunch

LA-based gaming studio Scopely raises $200M at a $1.7B valuation – TechCrunch

Facebook staff demand Zuckerberg limit lies in political ads – TechCrunch

Why Design Thinking Will Save Businesses From Themselves

Huawei’s foldable Mate X is launching in China next month – TechCrunch

Streaming service Quibi sells out of its $150M in first-year ad inventory – TechCrunch

Here’s what the Pixel 4’s radar chip looks like – TechCrunch

GameClub offers mobile gaming’s greatest hits for $5 per month – TechCrunch

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AWS announces new savings plans to reduce complexity of reserved instances – TechCrunch

AWS announces new savings plans to reduce complexity of reserved instances – TechCrunch

Reserved instances (RIs) have provided a mechanism for companies, which expect to use a certain level…

Corporate, public investments spur interest in Pacific Northwest startups – TechCrunch

California accuses Facebook of ignoring subpoenas in state’s Cambridge Analytica investigation – TechCrunch

Neo4j introduces new cloud service to simplify building a graph database – TechCrunch

Amazon is planning a $40M robotics hub near Boston – TechCrunch

Chronosphere launches with $11M Series A to build scalable, cloud-native monitoring tool – TechCrunch

Microsoft launches Power Virtual Agents, its no-code bot builder – TechCrunch

Seismic acquires Percolate to expand its marketing tools – TechCrunch

How Europe overtook the U.S. in championing free markets – TechCrunch

Ben Horowitz on shocking rules and dramatic object lessons – TechCrunch

Microsoft Teams gets Yammer integration, secure private channels, and more – TechCrunch

Amazon now sells movie tickets in India – TechCrunch

How you react when your systems fail may define your business – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg defends politician ads that will be 0.5% of 2020 revenue – TechCrunch

Google launches TensorFlow Enterprise with long-term support and managed services – TechCrunch

Turning Google traffic into leads, and what’s new in SEO – TechCrunch

New startup Capital wants to reintroduce founders to venture debt – TechCrunch

Amazon axes $14.99 Amazon Fresh fee, making grocery delivery free for Prime members to boost use – TechCrunch

Amazon Echo Buds review – TechCrunch

WeFarm rakes in $13M to grow its marketplace and network for independent farmers – TechCrunch

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The 7 most important announcements from Microsoft Ignite – TechCrunch

The 7 most important announcements from Microsoft Ignite – TechCrunch

It’s Microsoft Ignite this week, the company’s premier event for IT professionals and decision-makers. But it’s…

Adobe Photoshop arrives on the iPad – TechCrunch

Github removes Tsunami Democràtic’s APK after a takedown order from Spain – TechCrunch

Apple TV+ now live, with one year free for new iOS, Apple TV and Mac purchases – TechCrunch

Los Angeles-based BuildOps, subcontracting software for real estate, raises $5.8 million – TechCrunch

Airbnb to ban ‘party houses’ in wake of Halloween shooting that left 5 dead – TechCrunch

Twitter says government demands for user data continue to rise – TechCrunch

Samsung’s new laptops charge phones with their touchpad – TechCrunch

Lightspeed’s Jeremy Liew is on the hunt for always-on media startups – TechCrunch

Hackers can steal the contents of Horde webmail inboxes with one click – TechCrunch

Twitter is banning political ads – TechCrunch

For the first time in two years, the smartphone market shows signs of life – TechCrunch

Driving license tests just got smarter in India with Microsoft’s AI project – TechCrunch

Twitter banning political ads is the right thing to do, so it will be attacked mercilessly – TechCrunch

Samsung ramps up its B2B partner and developer efforts – TechCrunch

Wearable spending forecasted to increase 27% in 2020 – TechCrunch

Slack investor Index Ventures backs Slack competitor Quill – TechCrunch

Tech giants still not doing enough to fight fakes, says European Commission – TechCrunch

Apple announces AirPods Pro with noise cancellation – TechCrunch

Here’s where top gaming VCs are looking for startup opportunities – TechCrunch