New Facebook features fight election lies everywhere but ads – TechCrunch

New Facebook features fight election lies everywhere but ads – TechCrunch

Heaven forbid a political candidate’s Facebook account gets hacked. They might spread disinformation…like they’re already allowed to do in…

Commercetools raises $145M from Insight for Shopify-style e-commerce APIs for large enterprises – TechCrunch

Pegging Libra to just the $ could soothe regulators, a16z says – TechCrunch

‘Cloud kitchens’ is an oxymoron – TechCrunch

$35B face data lawsuit against Facebook will proceed – TechCrunch

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

New Nvidia Shield Android TV streaming device leaks via Amazon listing – TechCrunch

Is that the internet we want? – TechCrunch

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

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

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

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

Amazon Music arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

Okta wants to make every user a security ally – TechCrunch

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

Salesforce adds integrated order management system to its arsenal – TechCrunch

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

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

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Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for people with disabilities – TechCrunch

Microsoft accessibility grants go out to companies aiming to improve tech for people with disabilities – TechCrunch

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

Logitech’s MX Master 3 mouse and MX Keys keyboard should be your setup of choice – TechCrunch

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

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

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

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

Apple Arcade’s black box – 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

Coding training and outsourcing service Catalyte launches a toolkit for corporate ‘up-skilling’ – TechCrunch

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

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

Twitter comes back to the Mac – TechCrunch

Here’s what Microsoft will probably announce at tomorrow’s Surface event – TechCrunch

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

Satya Nadella looks to the future with edge computing – TechCrunch

Twitter admits it used two-factor phone numbers and emails for serving targeted ads – TechCrunch

Apple releases latest MacOS update – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s latest Surface Laptop arrives in 13- and 15-inch models – TechCrunch

Via is launching an on-demand public transit network in the city of Cupertino – TechCrunch

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Up close with Google’s budget Chromebook, the Pixelbook Go – TechCrunch

Up close with Google’s budget Chromebook, the Pixelbook Go – TechCrunch

The Chromebook has been a marked hit for Google — well, for Google’s hardware partners, at least. Low-cost devices…

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

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

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

HuffPost is reportedly on the auction block – TechCrunch

Is it time to rethink Windows?

Every angle of Volvo’s first electric vehicle, the XC40 Recharge – TechCrunch

Windows 7 Pro gets nag patch KB 4524752 with a couple of eerily familiar registry keys

Farewell, Google Clips – TechCrunch

Microsoft starts nagging Windows 7 Pro users about end of support

This month’s Win10 1903 patch throws ‘unexpected error; quitting’ and doesn’t play well with an Intel video driver

Google Maps adds more Waze-like features, including driving incident reports – TechCrunch

Windows 10 update (and retirement) calendar: Mark these dates

The second round of October patches arrives — with a few twists and a new nag

Volvo unveils its first electric car, the XC40 Recharge – TechCrunch

Windows 10: It’s complicated | Computerworld

Google Nest Mini hands-on – TechCrunch

9 ways to use Windows 7 (safely) when support ends

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

Microsoft preps service pack-esque Windows 10 1909 for release

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Google launches Nest Wifi mesh router and extender with built-in Google Assistant – TechCrunch

Google launches Nest Wifi mesh router and extender with built-in Google Assistant – TechCrunch

Today at its Google hardware event, Google introduced new mesh routers called Nest Wifi. This is a successor to the Google Wifi product it introduced a couple of years ago, but with a number of…

The new iPhone is ugly – TechCrunch

The new iPhone is ugly – TechCrunch

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a bit old-fashioned when it comes to phones. Everyone scoffs at my iPhone SE, but the truth is it’s the best phone Apple ever made — a…

The Analogue Pocket might be the perfect portable video game system – TechCrunch

The Analogue Pocket might be the perfect portable video game system – TechCrunch

Very few modern tech companies have executed on their mission as consistently, and at such a high level of quality, as Analogue. Analogue’s obsessively engineered modern consoles for old-school physical cartridge video games are museum-quality…

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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…

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 Jeffrey…

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 game monetization by optimizing in-game…

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…

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…

Samsung confirms glaring S10 fingerprint reader flaw, promises fix – TechCrunch

Samsung confirms glaring S10 fingerprint reader flaw, promises fix – TechCrunch

Galaxy S10 users should turn on some alternative security features as Samsung works to address a major flaw with the…

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…

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 and cancel forgotten subscriptions, and now it can call you when it’s…

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…

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

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

The chief executive of Foursquare, one of the largest location data platforms on the internet, is calling on lawmakers to…

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…

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,…

Google aims to change the definition of good photography with Pixel 4’s software-defined camera – TechCrunch

Google aims to change the definition of good photography with Pixel 4’s software-defined camera – TechCrunch

Google’s new Pixel 4 camera offers a ton of new tricks to improve its photographic chops, and to emphasize the…

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…

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

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

After pushing back a planned early-October launch, Samsung has introduced the Android 10 beta of its One UI. The 2.0…

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…

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

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

This time it actually has insurance. Zero-fee stock-trading app Robinhood is launching Cash Management, a new feature that earns users…

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

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

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s streaming service Quibi, due to launch in April, has partnered with CBS News to modernize “60 Minutes”-style programming…

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

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

Part of Samsung’s reboot of the Galaxy Fold was the announcement of a Premiere Service. Along with a reinforced version…

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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EBay, Stripe and Mastercard drop out of Facebook’s Libra Association – TechCrunch

EBay, Stripe and Mastercard drop out of Facebook’s Libra Association – TechCrunch

Oof — a week after PayPal announced plans to part ways with Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project and the related association…

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…

Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

The reelection campaign will be livestreamed. US president Donald Trump has joined Amazon-owned livestreaming platform Twitch. Twitch is best known…

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…

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 each other’s platforms, following…

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Brexit day of reckoning: PM Johnson battles further delay

Brexit day of reckoning: PM Johnson battles further delay

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson appealed to lawmakers to back his last-minute Brexit deal…

13 People Die In Dam Failure At Russian Gold Mine: Ministry

VR/AR startup valuations reach $45 billion (on paper) – TechCrunch

Catalan separatists have tooled up with a decentralized app for civil disobedience – TechCrunch

Qatar Heat So Unbearable As If “God Is Pointing A Giant Hair Dryer”

Every state but Alaska has reported vape lung victims, now numbering 1,479 nationwide – TechCrunch

Snapchat goes after retailers and DTC brands with new Dynamic Ads – TechCrunch

Spain protests: Angry mobs attack police helicopter and throw acid at Barcelona officers | World | News

The FrankOne is a simple and portable coffee brewing gadget – TechCrunch

LinkedIn now supports real-world events – TechCrunch

Turkey’s Halkbank Rejects US Charges, Says ‘Legal Overreach’ Retaliation for Syrian Offensive

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

Putin is on a victory lap of the Middle East

Level Home emerges from stealth with $71M from Walmart and Lennar and a new take on the smart lock – TechCrunch

GoFundMe launches free platform for nonprofits and charities, rolls out button to donate anywhere – TechCrunch

Royal bling and political theatre: UK Parliament re-opens | UK News

Reddit now lets iOS users share to Snapchat – TechCrunch

Poland’s ruling nationalists win majority in parliament

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

Trump Says Working With Congress on Imposing ‘Powerful’ Sanctions on Turkey

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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…

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

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

Life with the Samsung Galaxy Fold – TechCrunch

Nomad’s new Base Station Pro offers a taste of what Apple’s AirPower had promised – TechCrunch

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

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

China pressures Apple – 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

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

Pandora puts its personalization powers to work in a revamped app – TechCrunch

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

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

HTC stopped innovating on smartphones, new CEO admits – TechCrunch

YouTube Music is launching three new personalized playlists – TechCrunch

Amazon’s Prime Video app disappears from the App Store [Updated] – TechCrunch

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

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Facebook sure does love free $peech – TechCrunch

Facebook sure does love free $peech – TechCrunch

Ensuring politicians in the 2020 election stay truthful is hard work, so Facebook has decided it’s…

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

Facebook’s Workplace hits 3M paying users, launches Portal app in a wider push for video – TechCrunch

Nadella warns government conference not to betray user trust – TechCrunch

Amazon introduces a Kindle for kids – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg is wrong about TikTok – TechCrunch

Facebook is being leaned on by US, UK, Australia to ditch its end-to-end encryption expansion plan – TechCrunch

India’s Udaan raises $585M to expand its B2B e-commerce platform – TechCrunch

Embracing the Founder to CEO (F2C) Journey – TechCrunch

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

India’s Fyle bags $4.5M to expand its expense management platform in the US, other international markets – TechCrunch

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

Harness launches Continuous Insights to measure software team performance – TechCrunch

T4 wants to transform market research data with a combination of AI and humans – TechCrunch

Blue Origin’s passengers will pay hundreds of thousands of dollars for a ticket on New Shepard – TechCrunch

CcHub’s iHub acquisition, Andela’s $50M run-rate and layoffs, Transsion’s IPO – TechCrunch

Render challenges the cloud’s biggest vendors with cheaper, managed infrastructure – TechCrunch

Your guide to WeWork’s CEO shuffle – TechCrunch

Rhino looks to replace renters’ security deposits with a small monthly fee – TechCrunch

Salesforce is building an office tower in Sydney, pledging 1000 new jobs in next five years – TechCrunch

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Microsoft teases Neo dual-screen Surface, set to debut holiday 2020 – TechCrunch

Microsoft teases Neo dual-screen Surface, set to debut holiday 2020 – TechCrunch

Rumored in 2008 and officially canceled two years later, Courier is one of the great “what…

Ellen Pao calls out Twitter’s ‘public town square’ model as flawed – TechCrunch

Microsoft introduces Windows 10X for dual-screen devices – TechCrunch

Here’s everything Microsoft announced at today’s Surface event – TechCrunch

How Bongo, the ‘Netflix of Bangladesh’, won the local video streaming market with just $10M – TechCrunch

Twitter and TweetDeck hit with partial outages for hours – TechCrunch

Defining micromobility and where it’s going with business and mobility analyst Horace Dediu – TechCrunch

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault rolls out worldwide, launches expandable storage – TechCrunch

Twitter launches its anti-abuse filter for Direct Messages – TechCrunch

SmartNews’ head of product on how the news discovery app wants to free readers from filter bubbles – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s Windows Virtual Desktop service is now generally available – TechCrunch

Africa’s top mobile phone seller Transsion lists in Chinese IPO – TechCrunch

Microsoft urges Windows users to install emergency security patch – TechCrunch

Alexa gets an improved voice and can now sound like Samuel L. Jackson, too – TechCrunch

How Amazon is closing out competitors by opening up voice – TechCrunch

Europe shows the way in online privacy – TechCrunch

The Google Assistant can now control your Xbox One – TechCrunch

Passbase grabs $3.6M to power privacy-preserving online ID checks – TechCrunch

Twitter details new policies designed to crack down on financial scams – TechCrunch

Microsoft launches its AI presentation coach for PowerPoint – TechCrunch