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Is putting an emoji as WhatsApp group icon possible now?

WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature that will make it possible for people...

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EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards interoperable and "unbundles" charger sales; if adopted, companies will have 24 months to comply (Jon Porter/The Verge)

EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards...

Jon Porter / The Verge: EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards...

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EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards interoperable and "unbundles" charger sales; companies will have 24 months to comply if adopted (Jon Porter/The Verge)

EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards...

Jon Porter / The Verge: EU's proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards...

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EU's USB-C proposal forces companies to make fast-charging standards interoperable and "unbundles" sale of chargers; companies will have 24 months to comply (Jon Porter/The Verge)

EU's USB-C proposal forces companies to make fast-charging...

Jon Porter / The Verge: EU's USB-C proposal forces companies to make fast-charging...

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OY! Indonesia, an offline and online payments service, raises $30M Series A led by SoftBank Ventures Asia at a $100M valuation (JD Alois/Crowdfund Insider)

OY! Indonesia, an offline and online payments service,...

JD Alois / Crowdfund Insider: OY! Indonesia, an offline and online payments service,...

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Opentrons, whose robots help life scientists automate experiments and processes, raises $200M Series C led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $1.8B valuation (Clara Molot/Bloomberg)

Opentrons, whose robots help life scientists automate experiments...

Clara Molot / Bloomberg: Opentrons, whose robots help life scientists automate experiments...

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Livestream shopping platform NTWRK raises $50M led by Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Kering, bringing its total raised to $60M (Sara Fischer/Axios)

Livestream shopping platform NTWRK raises $50M led by Goldman...

Sara Fischer / Axios: Livestream shopping platform NTWRK raises $50M led by Goldman...

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Interview with Maryana Iskander, Wikimedia Foundation's next CEO, on the org's transparency, handling misinformation on Wikipedia pages, and more (Davey Alba/New York Times)

Interview with Maryana Iskander, Wikimedia Foundation's...

Davey Alba / New York Times: Interview with Maryana Iskander, Wikimedia Foundation's...

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Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based owner of buy now, pay later service Atome, raises $400M Series D led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $2B valuation (Yong Jun Yuan/The Business Times)

Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based owner of buy...

Yong Jun Yuan / The Business Times: Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based owner...

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A look at the opposition by South African indigenous groups to Amazon's planned $350M Cape Town HQ, which some say is being built on sacred land (Wall Street Journal)

A look at the opposition by South African indigenous groups...

Wall Street Journal: A look at the opposition by South African indigenous groups...

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Facebook says its global head of safety, Antigone Davis, will testify before the Senate Commerce subcommittee on consumer protection on September 30 (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

Facebook says its global head of safety, Antigone Davis,...

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: Facebook says its global head of safety, Antigone Davis, will...

Formula E car: Pakistani students grabs second position...

Pakistani students designed a Formula Electric car which took second place in a...

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New York City passes bills establishing minimum pay and worker protections for app-based couriers, including those working for Grubhub, Uber, and DoorDash (Bloomberg)

New York City passes bills establishing minimum pay and...

Bloomberg: New York City passes bills establishing minimum pay and worker protections...

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Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based parent company of buy now, pay later service Atome, raises $400M Series D led by SoftBank VF 2 at a $2B valuation (Yong Jun Yuan/The Business Times)

Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based parent company...

Yong Jun Yuan / The Business Times: Advance Intelligence, the Singapore-based parent...

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Advance Intelligence, Singapore-based parent company of buy now, pay later service Atome, raises $400M Series D led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $2B valuation (Yong Jun Yuan/The Business Times)

Advance Intelligence, Singapore-based parent company of...

Yong Jun Yuan / The Business Times: Advance Intelligence, Singapore-based parent...

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Apple releases iOS 12.5.5 and a macOS Catalina security update to fix zero-day vulnerabilities in CoreGraphics, WebKit, and XNU (Sergiu Gatlan/BleepingComputer)

Apple releases iOS 12.5.5 and a macOS Catalina security...

Sergiu Gatlan / BleepingComputer: Apple releases iOS 12.5.5 and a macOS Catalina...

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Sources: German grocery delivery startup Gorillas raised $950M Series C led by delivery company Delivery Hero, at a valuation of $3B (The Information)

Sources: German grocery delivery startup Gorillas raised...

The Information: Sources: German grocery delivery startup Gorillas raised $950M...

US judge orders Facebook to release anti-Rohingya content...

A US judge has ordered Facebook to release records of accounts linked to government-backed...

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Billionaires like Jeff Bezos are throwing money at biodiversity. Will it work?

Billionaires like Jeff Bezos are throwing money at biodiversity....

Amazon founder and former CEO Jeff Bezos pledged $1 billion for conservation this...

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In a memo, Lina Khan encourages FTC staff to prioritize addressing "dominant intermediaries", unfair contracts, and mergers that are "illegal on their face" (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

In a memo, Lina Khan encourages FTC staff to prioritize...

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: In a memo, Lina Khan encourages FTC staff to prioritize addressing...

Man accused of harassing girl in US arrested in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: A man accused of harassing a girl in the United States (US) through social...

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Twitter integrates Strike's wallet to let users receive tips in bitcoin, rolls out Tips globally on iOS, and will explore support for NFT authentication (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Twitter integrates Strike's wallet to let users receive...

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Twitter integrates Strike's wallet to let users receive...

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Dell Plans Buybacks, Provides Post-Spinoff Outlook

Dell Plans Buybacks, Provides Post-Spinoff Outlook

The company estimated revenue will increase at an annual rate of 3% to 4% through...

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Salesforce Boosts Sales Outlook

Salesforce Boosts Sales Outlook

The business software provider has benefited from companies’ growing reliance on...

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Syng, founded by an ex-Apple designer to build "triphonic" audio hardware with spatial audio, raises $48.75M Series A led by Eclipse Ventures (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Syng, founded by an ex-Apple designer to build "triphonic"...

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Syng, founded by an ex-Apple designer to build “triphonic”...

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Google announces a range of features for Android, Google TV, Assistant, and Gboard, including some that were previously Pixel exclusives (Florence Ion/Gizmodo)

Google announces a range of features for Android, Google...

Florence Ion / Gizmodo: Google announces a range of features for Android, Google...

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Google expands its Google TV app beyond the US to 14 countries, including the UK and Germany, and adds an in-app Android TV remote (Ben Schoon/9to5Google)

Google expands its Google TV app beyond the US to 14 countries,...

Ben Schoon / 9to5Google: Google expands its Google TV app beyond the US to 14 countries,...

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Google details several accessibility features coming to Android 12, including facial gesture controls, handwriting recognition, and an app for low-vision users (Jon Porter/The Verge)

Google details several accessibility features coming to...

Jon Porter / The Verge: Google details several accessibility features coming to...

Cyberpunk 2077 team hiring developer for upcoming project

The development team of Cyberpunk 2077 are hiring a developer to work on their upcoming...

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European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C charging for mobile devices, citing electronic waste; Apple is the main USB-C holdout (Associated Press)

European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C...

Associated Press: European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C charging...

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Poll of 2,016 US voters: 80% say the government should do "everything it can" to curb tech giants; 84% are "very nervous" about impact of social media on kids (John D. McKinnon/Wall Street Journal)

Poll of 2,016 US voters: 80% say the government should...

John D. McKinnon / Wall Street Journal: Poll of 2,016 US voters: 80% say the government...

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Blue White Robotics, which "retrofits" existing farming infrastructure with autonomous systems, raises $37M Series B, bringing its total raised to $60M (James Spiro/CTech)

Blue White Robotics, which "retrofits" existing farming...

James Spiro / CTech: Blue White Robotics, which “retrofits” existing farming infrastructure...

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New Platform Backed by Fidelity, Goldman Seeks to Bring IPO Market Into Digital World

New Platform Backed by Fidelity, Goldman Seeks to Bring...

Capital Markets Gateway looks to transform a business long accustomed to phone calls...

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Chip Shortage Is Focus of White House Meeting

Chip Shortage Is Focus of White House Meeting

The Biden administration is hosting a gathering expected to include Apple, Ford,...

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Battlefield 2042 beta version codes get leaked

Battlefield 2042 beta version codes get leaked

The beta version of Battlefield 2042 is slated to be released next month and players...

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Techs and the City: See How Online Giants Are Taking Over New York City

Techs and the City: See How Online Giants Are Taking Over...

Google’s plans to buy the St. John Terminal for $2.1 billion underscore a real estate...

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Microsoft Keeps Surface in Its Place

Microsoft Keeps Surface in Its Place

Microsoft’s new devices come as a reporting change makes clear that hardware is...

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Voters Want to Curb the Influence of Big Tech Companies, New Poll Shows

Voters Want to Curb the Influence of Big Tech Companies,...

The survey reflects broad support for stronger U.S. regulations over the use of...

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Tel Aviv-based Panorays, which offers security risk management software, raises $42M Series B led by Greenfield Partners, bringing its total raised to $62M (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Tel Aviv-based Panorays, which offers security risk management...

Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat: Tel Aviv-based Panorays, which offers security risk...

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ProGrade Versus Sony CFexpress Type A Cards: Is There a Difference?

ProGrade Versus Sony CFexpress Type A Cards: Is There a...

ProGrade Digital just released the first CFexpress Type A cards that aren’t made...

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Draft memo shows the US and EU plan to work more closely in regulating Big Tech companies, including in areas such as hate speech and algorithmic amplification (Nandita Bose/Reuters)

Draft memo shows the US and EU plan to work more closely...

Nandita Bose / Reuters: Draft memo shows the US and EU plan to work more closely...

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WSJ's Facebook Files, which uses Facebook's own data and research to highlight its impact on users, is Facebook's biggest crisis since Cambridge Analytica (Casey Newton/Platformer)

WSJ's Facebook Files, which uses Facebook's own data and...

Casey Newton / Platformer: WSJ's Facebook Files, which uses Facebook's own data...

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New York-based Ocrolus, which offers automated tools for businesses to process documents, raises $80M Series C at a $500M+ valuation led by Fin VC (Mary Ann Azevedo/TechCrunch)

New York-based Ocrolus, which offers automated tools for...

Mary Ann Azevedo / TechCrunch: New York-based Ocrolus, which offers automated tools...

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Sen. Marsha Blackburn says WSJ's Facebook Files whistleblower has turned over documents and plans to reveal their identity "at some point down the line" (Cristiano Lima/Washington Post)

Sen. Marsha Blackburn says WSJ's Facebook Files whistleblower...

Cristiano Lima / Washington Post: Sen. Marsha Blackburn says WSJ's Facebook Files...

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IPC, which represents Foxconn, Intel, and others, says a survey found ~80% of manufacturers are struggling to find workers, compounding chip shortage issues (Stephen Nellis/Reuters)

IPC, which represents Foxconn, Intel, and others, says...

Stephen Nellis / Reuters: IPC, which represents Foxconn, Intel, and others, says...

In setback for Apple, EU plans one mobile charging port...

The EU aims to have a common charging port for mobile phones, tablets and headphones...

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WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis since Cambridge Analytica, using data Facebook itself produced to highlight its impact on users (Casey Newton/Platformer)

WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis...

Casey Newton / Platformer: WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis...

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London-based Vyne, which works with merchants to build open banking payment services, raises $15.5M seed from Hearst and others (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

London-based Vyne, which works with merchants to build...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: London-based Vyne, which works with merchants to build...

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WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis since Cambridge Analytica, highlighting Facebook's impact on users using data Facebook itself produced (Casey Newton/Platformer)

WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis...

Casey Newton / Platformer: WSJ's Facebook Files series is Facebook's biggest crisis...

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Researchers: as social networks clamp down on disinformation, Russia has begun spreading propaganda in comments sections on news outlets, such as Daily Mail (Martha Muir/Financial Times)

Researchers: as social networks clamp down on disinformation,...

Martha Muir / Financial Times: Researchers: as social networks clamp down on disinformation,...

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Chinese autonomous driving startup Momenta raises $300M from GM, following $500M Series C in March; Momenta has a license for detailed geographic data in China (Jack Kennedy/Silicon Republic)

Chinese autonomous driving startup Momenta raises $300M...

Jack Kennedy / Silicon Republic: Chinese autonomous driving startup Momenta raises...

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Researchers: despite Apple's ATT changes, at least three popular iOS apps are sending identifying info to third-parties even when users opt-out of tracking (Washington Post)

Researchers: despite Apple's ATT changes, at least three...

Washington Post: Researchers: despite Apple's ATT changes, at least three popular...

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Spotnana, which offers SaaS tools for the travel industry, emerges from stealth with $34M Series A and $7M seed funding (Christine Hall/TechCrunch)

Spotnana, which offers SaaS tools for the travel industry,...

Christine Hall / TechCrunch: Spotnana, which offers SaaS tools for the travel industry,...

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European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C charging for mobile devices, citing electronic waste; Apple is the main holdout from using USB-C (Associated Press)

European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C...

Associated Press: European Commission proposes legislation mandating USB-C charging...

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Facebook details the types of posts that get demoted in News Feed, such as clickbait and spam, but stops short of saying exactly how a demotion works (Alex Heath/The Verge)

Facebook details the types of posts that get demoted in...

Alex Heath / The Verge: Facebook details the types of posts that get demoted in...

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London-based grocery delivery startup Jiffy raises $28M Series A led by Heartland, bringing total funding to $35M (Natasha Lomas/TechCrunch)

London-based grocery delivery startup Jiffy raises $28M...

Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch: London-based grocery delivery startup Jiffy raises $28M...

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Research: automakers globally will produce 7.7M fewer cars this year due to the chip shortage, costing them $210B in sales, as chip lead times slip to 21 weeks (Keith Naughton/Bloomberg)

Research: automakers globally will produce 7.7M fewer cars...

Keith Naughton / Bloomberg: Research: automakers globally will produce 7.7M fewer...

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Despite passing a tough hate speech law, researchers say social networks in Germany are flooded with hate speech and harassment ahead of an election on Sept. 26 (Adam Satariano/New York Times)

Despite passing a tough hate speech law, researchers say...

Adam Satariano / New York Times: Despite passing a tough hate speech law, researchers...

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Workplace Automation Bots Gain Clout Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Workplace Automation Bots Gain Clout Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

The pandemic-fueled growth in the adoption of software robots designed to ease routine...

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Amazon Faces Headquarters Controversy---This Time in Africa

Amazon Faces Headquarters Controversy---This Time in Africa

The retail behemoth’s plans for a regional base in Cape Town is part of project...

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Apple releases StoreKit 2 alongside iOS 15, letting developers quickly access a user's purchase history, letting users request a refund in-app, and more (Ian Carlos Campbell/The Verge)

Apple releases StoreKit 2 alongside iOS 15, letting developers...

Ian Carlos Campbell / The Verge: Apple releases StoreKit 2 alongside iOS 15, letting...

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Chinese AR glasses maker Nreal raises $100M, source says at a $700M valuation, to develop its Nreal Light glasses that connect with smartphones (Arjun Kharpal/CNBC)

Chinese AR glasses maker Nreal raises $100M, source says...

Arjun Kharpal / CNBC: Chinese AR glasses maker Nreal raises $100M, source says at...

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs a bill requiring Amazon and other employers to disclose the use of productivity quotas and more, coming into effect on Jan. 1 (Jay Greene/Washington Post)

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs a bill requiring Amazon...

Jay Greene / Washington Post: California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs a bill requiring...

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A look at efforts to close the digital divide in states like Arkansas, as a Microsoft study finds around 120M Americans don't have access to high-speed internet (Austin Carr/Bloomberg)

A look at efforts to close the digital divide in states...

Austin Carr / Bloomberg: A look at efforts to close the digital divide in states...

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This WhatsApp feature lets users quickly access important messages

This WhatsApp feature lets users quickly access important...

The popular instant messaging app WhatsApp offers a feature that allows users to...

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Toast, Freshworks Make Strong Market Debuts

Toast, Freshworks Make Strong Market Debuts

The companies are among more than a dozen expected to raise more than $5 billion...

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Elizabeth Holmes Trial: Jim Mattis Tells Jury He Came to Doubt Theranos Technology

Elizabeth Holmes Trial: Jim Mattis Tells Jury He Came to...

The former defense secretary said he invested $85,000 in the company and pressed...

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California Governor Signs Bill Targeting Amazon Warehouse Quotas

California Governor Signs Bill Targeting Amazon Warehouse...

A new California law will require Amazon and other companies to disclose any quotas...

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Facebook Ordered to Hand Over Records on Closed Myanmar Accounts

Facebook Ordered to Hand Over Records on Closed Myanmar...

The company had shut down accounts for promoting violence against the Rohingya,...

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LG is acquiring Israeli startup Cybellum, which detects and assesses vulnerabilities in connected vehicles, for around $240M (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

LG is acquiring Israeli startup Cybellum, which detects...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: LG is acquiring Israeli startup Cybellum, which detects...

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US federal judge orders Facebook to hand over records on posts removed for promoting violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar (Aruna Viswanatha/Wall Street Journal)

US federal judge orders Facebook to hand over records on...

Aruna Viswanatha / Wall Street Journal: US federal judge orders Facebook to hand...

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Singapore-based Cobo, which provides crypto custody and financial services, raises $40M Series B co-led by DST Global, A&T Capital, and IMO Ventures (Kate Park/TechCrunch)

Singapore-based Cobo, which provides crypto custody and...

Kate Park / TechCrunch: Singapore-based Cobo, which provides crypto custody and...

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Seattle-based Remitly, which lets users send and receive money across borders, raises $300M+ in its IPO at a valuation of nearly $7B (Taylor Soper/GeekWire)

Seattle-based Remitly, which lets users send and receive...

Taylor Soper / GeekWire: Seattle-based Remitly, which lets users send and receive...

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Analysis: Apple Silicon's GPU performance gains have averaged 19% YoY over the past five years, but the A15 Bionic jumped 52% (Ben Bajarin/Creative Strategies)

Analysis: Apple Silicon's GPU performance gains have averaged...

Ben Bajarin / Creative Strategies: Analysis: Apple Silicon's GPU performance gains...

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Iron Ox, an autonomous farming startup, raises $53M Series C led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures, bringing its total raised to $98M (Kyt Dotson/SiliconANGLE)

Iron Ox, an autonomous farming startup, raises $53M Series...

Kyt Dotson / SiliconANGLE: Iron Ox, an autonomous farming startup, raises $53M Series...

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Spenmo, a Singapore-based provider of automated bill payments software and corporate cards for SMBs, raises $34M Series A led by Insight Partners (Catherine Shu/TechCrunch)

Spenmo, a Singapore-based provider of automated bill payments...

Catherine Shu / TechCrunch: Spenmo, a Singapore-based provider of automated bill...

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Twitter plans to stop tweets from disappearing when the timeline auto-refreshes, in a series of updates over the next two months (Igor Bonifacic/Engadget)

Twitter plans to stop tweets from disappearing when the...

Igor Bonifacic / Engadget: Twitter plans to stop tweets from disappearing when the...

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Sources: Biden plans to nominate Cornell law professor and cryptocurrency critic Saule Omarova to run the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (Bloomberg)

Sources: Biden plans to nominate Cornell law professor...

Bloomberg: Sources: Biden plans to nominate Cornell law professor and cryptocurrency...

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Facebook's Chief Technology Officer to Step Down

Facebook's Chief Technology Officer to Step Down

Mike Schroepfer, after 13 years at the company and serving as one of its top executives,...

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Discord is testing Watch Together, a feature that lets members broadcast YouTube videos, after Google forced the shutdown of two popular music bots on Discord (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Discord is testing Watch Together, a feature that lets...

Tom Warren / The Verge: Discord is testing Watch Together, a feature that lets members...

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Industry groups representing Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter sue Texas over a law that lets residents sue social networks that ban them for their political views (Jessica Guynn/USA Today)

Industry groups representing Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter...

Jessica Guynn / USA Today: Industry groups representing Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter...

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Researchers say an Exchange Autodiscover bug can be used to obtain Windows users' domain and app credentials; Microsoft is investigating (Catalin Cimpanu/The Record)

Researchers say an Exchange Autodiscover bug can be used...

Catalin Cimpanu / The Record: Researchers say an Exchange Autodiscover bug can be...

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Microsoft announces the Surface Adaptive Kit, with tactile labels for locating keycaps and ports, and device opener support, for laptop users with disabilities (John Loeffler/TechRadar)

Microsoft announces the Surface Adaptive Kit, with tactile...

John Loeffler / TechRadar: Microsoft announces the Surface Adaptive Kit, with tactile...

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Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar design, new keyboard is great, but base model is underpowered; starts at $1,099 without a keyboard (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar...

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CRM software maker Freshworks closed up 32% at $47.55 per share in its debut, giving it a market cap of $15.3B after raising over $1B in its IPO (Maria Armental/Wall Street Journal)

CRM software maker Freshworks closed up 32% at $47.55 per...

Maria Armental / Wall Street Journal: CRM software maker Freshworks closed up 32%...

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy game is all about teamwork

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy game is all about teamwork and how the player’s...

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Toast shares closed up 56% at $62.51 per share in its NYSE debut, giving it a market cap of $31B+ after raising ~$870M in its IPO (Ari Levy/CNBC)

Toast shares closed up 56% at $62.51 per share in its NYSE...

Ari Levy / CNBC: Toast shares closed up 56% at $62.51 per share in its NYSE debut,...

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Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer says he will step down next year and shift into a part-time adviser role; Andrew Bosworth will become CTO (Kurt Wagner/Bloomberg)

Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer says he will step down next...

Kurt Wagner / Bloomberg: Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer says he will step down next...

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French company announces first implant of its artificial heart in a woman

French company announces first implant of its artificial...

French artificial heartmaker Carmat announced on Tuesday that it had carried out...

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Your WhatsApp to soon lose shortcut to Messenger Rooms

Your WhatsApp to soon lose shortcut to Messenger Rooms

It has been revealed that the Facebook-owned messaging app, WhatsApp, is removing...

Robinhood testing crypto wallet, cryptocurrency transfer...

Robinhood Markets is testing new crypto wallet and cryptocurrency transfer features...

US sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ties to ‘ransomware...

The United States imposed sanctions Tuesday on cryptocurrency exchange SUEX for...

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Greece tests drone drug delivery for remote regions

Greece tests drone drug delivery for remote regions

TRIKALA, Greece: Greece on Tuesday tested a drone to deliver medicines to isolated...

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Here are beta version details of Call of Duty: Vanguard

Here are beta version details of Call of Duty: Vanguard

The much-anticipated World War II game, Call of Duty: Vanguard, is slated to be...

iOS 15 includes features to improve Google applications...

Apple recently rolled out its latest operating system, iOS 15, and it will have...

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The best new features of Apple Watch Series 7

The best new features of Apple Watch Series 7

Apple Watch Series 7, the latest addition to Apple’s wearable tech family. The Series...

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Nikon Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Macro Lens Review: A Solid Introduction to Macro

Nikon Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Macro Lens Review: A Solid Introduction...

The Nikon 50mm f/2.8 Macro Prime lens is part of a pair announced in June. While...

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FIA cyber crime cell restores ‘hacked’ Facebook page of Sindh minister

FIA cyber crime cell restores ‘hacked’ Facebook page of...

KARACHI: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Cyber Crime Cell has restored the ‘hacked’...

Microsoft Office 2021 will be available without subscription,...

Microsoft has announced that Office 2021 will be launching alongside Windows 11...

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Bats with Covid-like viruses found in Laos: study

Bats with Covid-like viruses found in Laos: study

Scientists have discovered another clue to the origins of the virus that causes...

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Bill Gates’ green tech fund bets on farming robots

Bill Gates’ green tech fund bets on farming robots

As California struggles with another crippling drought, a Silicon Valley startup...

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Leaked email: Tim Cook says recent leakers of info about Apple products and internal meetings "do not belong here" and the company is tracking them down (Zoe Schiffer/The Verge)

Leaked email: Tim Cook says recent leakers of info about...

Zoe Schiffer / The Verge: Leaked email: Tim Cook says recent leakers of info about...

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Read-later apps, pioneered by Instapaper and Pocket, are having a resurgence led by Matter, Upnext, and others, which improve discoverability and other features (David Pierce/Protocol)

Read-later apps, pioneered by Instapaper and Pocket, are...

David Pierce / Protocol: Read-later apps, pioneered by Instapaper and Pocket, are...

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A look at the strengths and weaknesses of US and Chinese tech industries, including China's supremacy in network equipment, commercial drones, and batteries (Washington Post)

A look at the strengths and weaknesses of US and Chinese...

Washington Post: A look at the strengths and weaknesses of US and Chinese tech industries,...

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Epic Games Says Apple Won't Reinstate Developer Account

Epic Games Says Apple Won't Reinstate Developer Account

CEO Tim Sweeney said Apple told the “Fortnite” videogame maker that its ability...

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YouTube is testing letting Premium subscribers download videos from its desktop site through October 19 (Michael Crider/Android Police)

YouTube is testing letting Premium subscribers download...

Michael Crider / Android Police: YouTube is testing letting Premium subscribers...

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Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that it will not consider reinstating Epic's developer account until all legal appeals have concluded, likely years from now (The Verge)

Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that it will not consider...

The Verge: Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that it will not consider reinstating...

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Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that reinstating its developer account will not be considered until all appeals have concluded, likely years from now (The Verge)

Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that reinstating its developer...

The Verge: Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic that reinstating its developer account...

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Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic Games that it will not reinstate its developer account until the company's appeal is final, a process that may take years (The Verge)

Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic Games that it will not...

The Verge: Tim Sweeney says Apple told Epic Games that it will not reinstate its...

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Teachers say many students, brought up with search features on their computers, are unfamiliar with directories and folders, forcing a rethink of lesson plans (Monica Chin/The Verge)

Teachers say many students, brought up with search features...

Monica Chin / The Verge: Teachers say many students, brought up with search features...

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FLYR Labs, which uses machine learning to help airlines better predict ticket prices, raises $150M Series C led by WestCap (Aria Alamalhodaei/TechCrunch)

FLYR Labs, which uses machine learning to help airlines...

Aria Alamalhodaei / TechCrunch: FLYR Labs, which uses machine learning to help airlines...

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Microsoft announces $130 Surface Slim Pen 2 with a custom Microsoft G6 chip, haptic feedback, up to 15 hours battery life, and more, now available for preorder (Cameron Faulkner/The Verge)

Microsoft announces $130 Surface Slim Pen 2 with a custom...

Cameron Faulkner / The Verge: Microsoft announces $130 Surface Slim Pen 2 with a...

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Hands-on with Microsoft Surface Duo 2: addresses obvious problems with the first model, adding modern specs and a far better camera system, but starts at $1,500 (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Hands-on with Microsoft Surface Duo 2: addresses obvious...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Hands-on with Microsoft Surface Duo 2: addresses obvious...

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Comcast unveils XiOne, its first streaming device, available to Sky Q customers in Italy and Germany and rolling out to Xfinity Flex customers in the US (Todd Spangler/Variety)

Comcast unveils XiOne, its first streaming device, available...

Todd Spangler / Variety: Comcast unveils XiOne, its first streaming device, available...

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Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar design, new keyboard is great, but base model is underpowered; starts at $1,099 without keyboard (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Hands-on with Surface Pro 8: Thunderbolt is welcome, familiar...

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Hands-on with Surface Laptop Studio, which starts at $1,600: new hinge offers three modes, under-device pedestal is strange, and screen is very nice (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Hands-on with Surface Laptop Studio, which starts at $1,600:...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Hands-on with Surface Laptop Studio, which starts at $1,600:...

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Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop Studio, replacing Surface Book, with 14.4" 120Hz display that can slide into new positions, Thunderbolt 4, and haptic trackpad (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop Studio, replacing Surface...

Tom Warren / The Verge: Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop Studio, replacing Surface...

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Microsoft unveils Surface Duo 2 with 8.3" 90Hz dual displays, three 12MP rear cameras, Snapdragon 888, 5G, Android 11, curved screen for exterior notifications (Dan Seifert/The Verge)

Microsoft unveils Surface Duo 2 with 8.3" 90Hz dual displays,...

Dan Seifert / The Verge: Microsoft unveils Surface Duo 2 with 8.3" 90Hz dual displays,...

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Microsoft unveils Surface Studio, replacing Surface Book, with 14.4" 120Hz display that can slide into new positions, Thunderbolt 4, haptic trackpad, Nvidia GPU (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Microsoft unveils Surface Studio, replacing Surface Book,...

Tom Warren / The Verge: Microsoft unveils Surface Studio, replacing Surface Book,...

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Microsoft announces 10.5-inch Surface Go 3 with updated Intel CPUs for up to 60% better performance, Windows Hello, and more (Monica Chin/The Verge)

Microsoft announces 10.5-inch Surface Go 3 with updated...

Monica Chin / The Verge: Microsoft announces 10.5-inch Surface Go 3 with updated...

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Microsoft announces Surface Pro 8 with a 13-inch edge-to-edge 120Hz display, Thunderbolt 4, Surface Slim Pen 2, up to 32GB of RAM, and more (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 8 with a 13-inch edge-to-edge...

Tom Warren / The Verge: Microsoft announces Surface Pro 8 with a 13-inch edge-to-edge...

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Live blog of Microsoft's Surface event, where Surface Duo 2, Surface Book 4, Surface Go 3, refreshed Surface Pro X, and more are expected (The Verge)

Live blog of Microsoft's Surface event, where Surface Duo...

The Verge: Live blog of Microsoft's Surface event, where Surface Duo 2, Surface...

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Livestream of Microsoft's Surface event (Microsoft)

Livestream of Microsoft's Surface event (Microsoft)

Microsoft: Livestream of Microsoft's Surface event  —  We use cookies to improve...

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Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds in Q3 and reveals it under-reported iOS web conversions by 15% on average; stock drops 3%+ (Sara Fischer/Axios)

Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause...

Sara Fischer / Axios: Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds...

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Review of the Framework, a $999 modular 13.5" laptop that pulls off a relatively sleek design while also being easy to repair and upgrade (Cory Doctorow)

Review of the Framework, a $999 modular 13.5" laptop that...

Cory Doctorow: Review of the Framework, a $999 modular 13.5" laptop that pulls off...

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FLYR Labs, which uses ML to help airlines better predict ticket prices, raises $150M Series C led by WestCap (Aria Alamalhodaei/TechCrunch)

FLYR Labs, which uses ML to help airlines better predict...

Aria Alamalhodaei / TechCrunch: FLYR Labs, which uses ML to help airlines better...

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Teachers say many students, bought up with search features on their computers, are unfamiliar with directories and folders, forcing a rethink of lesson plans (Monica Chin/The Verge)

Teachers say many students, bought up with search features...

Monica Chin / The Verge: Teachers say many students, bought up with search features...

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On Saturday, Square's automatic tipping screen in its app disappeared for three hours due to a bug, costing restaurant workers and others hundreds of dollars (Rachel Lerman/Washington Post)

On Saturday, Square's automatic tipping screen in its app...

Rachel Lerman / Washington Post: On Saturday, Square's automatic tipping screen...

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Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds in Q3 and reveals it under-reported iOS web conversions by 15% on average; stop drops 3%+ (Sara Fischer/Axios)

Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause...

Sara Fischer / Axios: Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds...

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Investigation details how safeguards for Facebook's Marketplace, which has 1B MAUs, can fail to protect buyers and sells from scams, fake accounts, and more (ProPublica)

Investigation details how safeguards for Facebook's Marketplace,...

ProPublica: Investigation details how safeguards for Facebook's Marketplace, which...

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StreamElements, which builds production and analytics tools for streamers, raises $100M led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and says 1.1M people use its services (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

StreamElements, which builds production and analytics tools...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: StreamElements, which builds production and analytics...

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Orca, a decentralized crypto exchange built on the Solana blockchain, raises $18M Series A led by Polychain, Placeholder, and Three Arrows Capital (Andrew Asmakov/Decrypt)

Orca, a decentralized crypto exchange built on the Solana...

Andrew Asmakov / Decrypt: Orca, a decentralized crypto exchange built on the Solana...

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Sunday, which offers tools for a faster restaurant checkout process, raises $100M Series A led by Coatue, following $24M seed in April (Romain Dillet/TechCrunch)

Sunday, which offers tools for a faster restaurant checkout...

Romain Dillet / TechCrunch: Sunday, which offers tools for a faster restaurant checkout...

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Apple iPad (2021) review: solid performance and battery life, True Tone, upgraded front camera, and a reasonable price, but the design now feels boring (Caitlin McGarry/Gizmodo)

Apple iPad (2021) review: solid performance and battery...

Caitlin McGarry / Gizmodo: Apple iPad (2021) review: solid performance and battery...

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Apple iPad mini (2021) review: A15, Pencil 2 support, better cameras, and USB-C, but no keyboard case support and the screen feels too small for some apps (Scott Stein/CNET)

Apple iPad mini (2021) review: A15, Pencil 2 support, better...

Scott Stein / CNET: Apple iPad mini (2021) review: A15, Pencil 2 support, better...

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Dapper Labs, maker of NFT-focused NBA Top Shot, raises $250M led by Coatue Management and says it is partnering with Spain's LaLiga soccer league (Vildana Hajric/Bloomberg)

Dapper Labs, maker of NFT-focused NBA Top Shot, raises...

Vildana Hajric / Bloomberg: Dapper Labs, maker of NFT-focused NBA Top Shot, raises...

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Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds in Q3 and reveals it under-reported iOS web conversions by 15% on average (Sara Fischer/Axios)

Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause...

Sara Fischer / Axios: Facebook says Apple's ATT changes will continue to cause headwinds...

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Robinhood says it will test crypto wallets with select users from next month, letting investors trade, send, receive, and hold digital currencies (CNBC)

Robinhood says it will test crypto wallets with select...

CNBC: Robinhood says it will test crypto wallets with select users from next month,...

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iPad Mini Review: A Pro Tablet That Actually Fits in Your Hand

iPad Mini Review: A Pro Tablet That Actually Fits in Your...

The sixth iPad Mini gets the tiny tablet’s first full redesign, removing the home...

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How the iPhone changed everything

How the iPhone changed everything

Steve Jobs unveils the iPhone in January 2007. | David Paul Morris/Getty Images...

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Microsoft uncovers a massive phishing operation offering "Phishing-as-a-Service" subscriptions or one-time tools based on over 120 templates for $80-$100 (Catalin Cimpanu/The Record)

Microsoft uncovers a massive phishing operation offering...

Catalin Cimpanu / The Record: Microsoft uncovers a massive phishing operation offering...

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Enterprise document management startup PandaDoc raises Series C at a $1B valuation but is not disclosing the amount raised due to Belarus' political situation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Enterprise document management startup PandaDoc raises...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Enterprise document management startup PandaDoc raises...

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Ant to Share Consumer Credit Data With China's Government

Ant to Share Consumer Credit Data With China's Government

Credit data generated by the fintech giant’s consumer lending service will be made...

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Ant Group's Huabei consumer lending service says user data will be made available to China's central bank credit reporting system (Jing Yang/Wall Street Journal)

Ant Group's Huabei consumer lending service says user data...

Jing Yang / Wall Street Journal: Ant Group's Huabei consumer lending service says...

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As it passes 2B iPhones sold, Apple has avoided disruption by adding useful features nobody asked for and avoiding overshooting on performance that few need (Horace Dediu/Asymco)

As it passes 2B iPhones sold, Apple has avoided disruption...

Horace Dediu / Asymco: As it passes 2B iPhones sold, Apple has avoided disruption...

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How FanDuel outpaced DraftKings to take an estimated 42% share of the US sports wagers market after its sale to Flutter (Christopher Palmeri/Bloomberg)

How FanDuel outpaced DraftKings to take an estimated 42%...

Christopher Palmeri / Bloomberg: How FanDuel outpaced DraftKings to take an estimated...

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Overview of the market for NFTs, where the majority of assets sold on OpenSea in the past 90 days have not seen another deal (Bloomberg)

Overview of the market for NFTs, where the majority of...

Bloomberg: Overview of the market for NFTs, where the majority of assets sold on...

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Rawalpindi-based TAG Innovation, which builds financial tools for Pakistan's 100M unbanked adults, raises $12M at a $100M valuation led by Liberty City (Faseeh Mangi/Bloomberg)

Rawalpindi-based TAG Innovation, which builds financial...

Faseeh Mangi / Bloomberg: Rawalpindi-based TAG Innovation, which builds financial...

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FCC says it is reviewing Zoom's proposed $15B acquisition of cloud-based call center software maker Five9, citing Zoom's ties to China (Wall Street Journal)

FCC says it is reviewing Zoom's proposed $15B acquisition...

Wall Street Journal: FCC says it is reviewing Zoom's proposed $15B acquisition of...

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Inside Amazon's Department Store Plans: High-Tech Dressing Rooms

Inside Amazon's Department Store Plans: High-Tech Dressing...

The online retailer’s bricks-and-mortar outlets could feature QR codes, touch screens...

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Shenzhen-based Hai Robotics, which develops autonomous hardware for warehouses, raises $200M across a Series C and Series D, following a $15M Series B+ in March (Kate Park/TechCrunch)

Shenzhen-based Hai Robotics, which develops autonomous...

Kate Park / TechCrunch: Shenzhen-based Hai Robotics, which develops autonomous hardware...

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Netflix to Buy Roald Dahl Catalog

Netflix to Buy Roald Dahl Catalog

The deal adds source material with proven cross-generational, mass appeal to the...

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French online secondhand fashion marketplace Vestiaire Collective raises $209M at a $1.7B valuation led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, after raising $216M in March (Angelina Rascouet/Bloomberg)

French online secondhand fashion marketplace Vestiaire...

Angelina Rascouet / Bloomberg: French online secondhand fashion marketplace Vestiaire...

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Netflix agrees to acquire the Roald Dahl Story Company, expanding on a three-year deal to make animated shows, with plans to create TV, movies, games, and more (Naman Ramachandran/Variety)

Netflix agrees to acquire the Roald Dahl Story Company,...

Naman Ramachandran / Variety: Netflix agrees to acquire the Roald Dahl Story Company,...

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The Elizabeth Holmes Trial: Jurors Hear First Patient Testimony About Theranos Blood Tests

The Elizabeth Holmes Trial: Jurors Hear First Patient Testimony...

An Arizona medical assistant described the impact she felt after receiving pregnancy-test...

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Disney+ Subscriber Growth Slows Down

Disney+ Subscriber Growth Slows Down

Shares in Disney fell 4.2% after CEO Bob Chapek said the company’s streaming service...

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Profile of Johannes Caspar, who was Hamburg's data protection commissioner for over a decade and investigated Facebook, WhatsApp, Clearview, PimEyes, and Amazon (Cathrin Schaer/Wired UK)

Profile of Johannes Caspar, who was Hamburg's data protection...

Cathrin Schaer / Wired UK: Profile of Johannes Caspar, who was Hamburg's data protection...

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Kavak, a Mexico-based marketplace for used cars, raises $700M Series E led by General Catalyst, doubling its valuation from April to $8.7B (Mary Ann Azevedo/TechCrunch)

Kavak, a Mexico-based marketplace for used cars, raises...

Mary Ann Azevedo / TechCrunch: Kavak, a Mexico-based marketplace for used cars,...

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ZestMoney, an Indian buy now, pay later startup, raises $50M Series C from Australian buy now, pay later company Zip (Soumyarendra Barik/Entrackr)

ZestMoney, an Indian buy now, pay later startup, raises...

Soumyarendra Barik / Entrackr: ZestMoney, an Indian buy now, pay later startup,...

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Overview of the market for NFTs where most assets sold on OpenSea in the past 90 days have not seen another deal (Bloomberg)

Overview of the market for NFTs where most assets sold...

Bloomberg: Overview of the market for NFTs where most assets sold on OpenSea in...

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VMware urges customers to immediately patch a critical arbitrary file upload vulnerability in its flagship vCenter and vSphere products (Simon Sharwood/The Register)

VMware urges customers to immediately patch a critical...

Simon Sharwood / The Register: VMware urges customers to immediately patch a critical...

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Freshworks boosts its IPO offering to $36 per share, after originally pricing it at $28-$32, to raise $1.03B at a $10B+ valuation; trading to begin September 22 (Vikas Sn/Moneycontrol)

Freshworks boosts its IPO offering to $36 per share, after...

Vikas Sn / Moneycontrol: Freshworks boosts its IPO offering to $36 per share, after...

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Turkey-based Intenseye, which uses computer vision and AI to monitor workplaces and staff for safety violations, raises $25M Series A led by Insight Partners (Dan Taylor/Tech.eu)

Turkey-based Intenseye, which uses computer vision and...

Dan Taylor / Tech.eu: Turkey-based Intenseye, which uses computer vision and AI...

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eVisit, a SaaS startup helping hospitals and health care systems provide telehealth services, raises $45M Series B led by Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Garrison Wells/FierceHealthcare)

eVisit, a SaaS startup helping hospitals and health care...

Garrison Wells / FierceHealthcare: eVisit, a SaaS startup helping hospitals and...

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Pager, a virtual healthcare platform for helping patients from initial triage to follow-up care, raises $70M Series C, as a mix of equity and debt (AlleyWatch)

Pager, a virtual healthcare platform for helping patients...

AlleyWatch: Pager, a virtual healthcare platform for helping patients from initial...

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Provi, an online marketplace that lets bars and restaurants order beverages from distributors in one central location, raises $75M Series C at a $750M valuation (Jim Dallke/Chicago Business Journal)

Provi, an online marketplace that lets bars and restaurants...

Jim Dallke / Chicago Business Journal: Provi, an online marketplace that lets bars...

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Indonesia-based Evermos, a halal-focused social commerce startup catering to small businesses, raises $30M Series B led by UOB Venture Management (Catherine Shu/TechCrunch)

Indonesia-based Evermos, a halal-focused social commerce...

Catherine Shu / TechCrunch: Indonesia-based Evermos, a halal-focused social commerce...

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Lithuanian government recommends ditching Chinese phones after finding Xiaomi devices with censorship capabilities that can be activated remotely (Andrius Sytas/Reuters)

Lithuanian government recommends ditching Chinese phones...

Andrius Sytas / Reuters: Lithuanian government recommends ditching Chinese phones...

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Source: ahead of its NYSE debut, Toast prices its IPO at $40 per share, above its original $30-$33 range, which would give it a market cap of ~$20B (Ari Levy/CNBC)

Source: ahead of its NYSE debut, Toast prices its IPO at...

Ari Levy / CNBC: Source: ahead of its NYSE debut, Toast prices its IPO at $40 per...

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Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown notices; sources: deal doesn't include music licenses, and Twitch will warn users before suspending them (Tatiana Cirisano/Billboard)

Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown...

Tatiana Cirisano / Billboard: Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown...

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Blockdaemon, which offers blockchain staking infrastructure, raises $155M Series B led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $1.26B valuation (James Rubin/CoinDesk)

Blockdaemon, which offers blockchain staking infrastructure,...

James Rubin / CoinDesk: Blockdaemon, which offers blockchain staking infrastructure,...

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Sources: last month Zuckerberg agreed to show users positive stories about Facebook via News Feed; Facebook says it ran only a small test with labeled posts (New York Times)

Sources: last month Zuckerberg agreed to show users positive...

New York Times: Sources: last month Zuckerberg agreed to show users positive stories...

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Blockdaemon, provider of blockchain staking infrastructure, raises $155M Series B led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $1.26B valuation (James Rubin/CoinDesk)

Blockdaemon, provider of blockchain staking infrastructure,...

James Rubin / CoinDesk: Blockdaemon, provider of blockchain staking infrastructure,...

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SEC's Gary Gensler says stablecoins are a risk to consumers, like "poker chips at the casino", and equates crypto boom to "wildcat banking" in the 1830s (Tory Newmyer/Washington Post)

SEC's Gary Gensler says stablecoins are a risk to consumers,...

Tory Newmyer / Washington Post: SEC's Gary Gensler says stablecoins are a risk to...

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Blizzard's chief legal officer Claire Hart leaves Activision Blizzard amid a series of high-level departures (Ari Notis/Kotaku)

Blizzard's chief legal officer Claire Hart leaves Activision...

Ari Notis / Kotaku: Blizzard's chief legal officer Claire Hart leaves Activision...

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Shareholders allege Facebook conditioned its $5B Cambridge Analytica settlement on the FTC dropping plans to sue and depose Zuckerberg (Leah Nylen/Politico)

Shareholders allege Facebook conditioned its $5B Cambridge...

Leah Nylen / Politico: Shareholders allege Facebook conditioned its $5B Cambridge...

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Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on using the News Feed to show people positive stories about Facebook, as part of wider PR shift (New York Times)

Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on using the...

New York Times: Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on using the News Feed...

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Zoom's Nearly $15 Billion Deal for Five9 Probed by U.S. Government Over China Ties

Zoom's Nearly $15 Billion Deal for Five9 Probed by U.S....

The Justice Department-led Team Telecom is looking into whether Zoom’s China ties...

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Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on an effort to use the News Feed to show people positive stories about Facebook, as part of wider Facebook PR shift (New York Times)

Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on an effort...

New York Times: Sources: last month Zuckerberg signed off on an effort to use the...

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macOS is susceptible to running arbitrary code when a user opens a malicious .inetloc file, and Apple's first attempt to silently fix the issue failed (Sergiu Gatlan/BleepingComputer)

macOS is susceptible to running arbitrary code when a user...

Sergiu Gatlan / BleepingComputer: macOS is susceptible to running arbitrary code...

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Adobe Q3: record revenue of $3.94B, up 22% YoY, Digital Media revenue of $2.87B, up 23% YoY, but ARR figures barely exceed estimates; stock down ~4% after hours (Wallace Witkowski/MarketWatch)

Adobe Q3: record revenue of $3.94B, up 22% YoY, Digital...

Wallace Witkowski / MarketWatch: Adobe Q3: record revenue of $3.94B, up 22% YoY,...

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Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown notices; sources: deal doesn't include music licenses, and Twitch will issue warnings before suspensions (Tatiana Cirisano/Billboard)

Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown...

Tatiana Cirisano / Billboard: Twitch and NMPA reach deal after tensions over takedown...

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Facebook Oversight Board Launches Review of Company's XCheck System

Facebook Oversight Board Launches Review of Company's XCheck...

The company’s oversight board is examining Facebook’s practice of holding high-profile...

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Zoom's Nearly $15 Billion Deal for Five9 Under U.S. Government Review Over China Ties

Zoom's Nearly $15 Billion Deal for Five9 Under U.S. Government...

The Justice Department-led Team Telecom is looking into whether Zoom’s China ties...

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Sources: FBI refrained from sharing a ransomware decryptor with businesses for almost three weeks, as it carried out an operation to disrupt the REvil gang (Washington Post)

Sources: FBI refrained from sharing a ransomware decryptor...

Washington Post: Sources: FBI refrained from sharing a ransomware decryptor with...

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iOS 15.1 beta lets users store their verifiable health records, including COVID-19 vaccination cards and test results, in the Health app (Juli Clover/MacRumors)

iOS 15.1 beta lets users store their verifiable health...

Juli Clover / MacRumors: iOS 15.1 beta lets users store their verifiable health...

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Almanac, which offers a collaborative doc editor, raises $34M Series A led by Tiger Global, following its $9M seed round earlier this year (Lucas Matney/TechCrunch)

Almanac, which offers a collaborative doc editor, raises...

Lucas Matney / TechCrunch: Almanac, which offers a collaborative doc editor, raises...

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Genesis Digital Assets raises $431M led by Paradigm with NYDIG and FTX among investors, to expand its bitcoin mining in North America and the Nordic region (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

Genesis Digital Assets raises $431M led by Paradigm with...

Danny Nelson / CoinDesk: Genesis Digital Assets raises $431M led by Paradigm with...

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How Reddit's business model change, hiring of COO Jen Wong, and UX tweaks after raising $200M in 2017 laid the foundations for this year's meme stock mania (Ranjan Roy/Margins)

How Reddit's business model change, hiring of COO Jen Wong,...

Ranjan Roy / Margins: How Reddit's business model change, hiring of COO Jen Wong,...

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Genesis Digital Assets Raises $431M for Expansion (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

Genesis Digital Assets Raises $431M for Expansion (Danny...

Danny Nelson / CoinDesk: Genesis Digital Assets Raises $431M for Expansion  —  Paradigm...

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Facebook's Oversight Board wants the company to explain its "cross-check" system, which reportedly lets celebrities, politicians, and others break its rules (Karissa Bell/Engadget)

Facebook's Oversight Board wants the company to explain...

Karissa Bell / Engadget: Facebook's Oversight Board wants the company to explain...

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Revolut plans to debut commission-free stock trading in the US in a few months, after spending 16 months working to secure a US broker-dealer license (Hugh Son/CNBC)

Revolut plans to debut commission-free stock trading in...

Hugh Son / CNBC: Revolut plans to debut commission-free stock trading in the US...

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Jeff Bezos commits $1 billion to conservation as Amazon destroys the world

Jeff Bezos commits $1 billion to conservation as Amazon...

Billionaire Jeff Bezos walks on the tarmac near the Blue Origin rocket that took...

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One River Digital Asset Management, a crypto-fund management startup, raises $41M Series A at a $186M valuation, with Coinbase and Goldman Sachs participating (Erik Schatzker/Bloomberg)

One River Digital Asset Management, a crypto-fund management...

Erik Schatzker / Bloomberg: One River Digital Asset Management, a crypto-fund management...

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Mirakl, which develops e-commerce tools to help companies build their online stores, raises $555M Series E at a $3.5B valuation, up from $1.5B last year (Romain Dillet/TechCrunch)

Mirakl, which develops e-commerce tools to help companies...

Romain Dillet / TechCrunch: Mirakl, which develops e-commerce tools to help companies...

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Docs startup Almanac raises $34 million from Tiger as remote work shift hardens

Docs startup Almanac raises $34 million from Tiger as remote...

As companies continue to delay their returns to the office and find temporary remote...

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Seth Rogen explains how Houseplant promotes cannabis without breaking the rules

Seth Rogen explains how Houseplant promotes cannabis without...

I was annoying Seth Rogen. We had just started the interview, and while he politely...

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GM details the motors that will power its electric Hummer and other EVs

GM details the motors that will power its electric Hummer...

Igor Bonifacic Contributor Igor Bonifacic is a contributing writer at Engadget....

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Facebook announces the Portal Go, a $199 10" portable device, and a new $349 Portal+ device with a 14" tilting display and stereo speakers, shipping October 19 (Nicole Lee/Engadget)

Facebook announces the Portal Go, a $199 10" portable device,...

Nicole Lee / Engadget: Facebook announces the Portal Go, a $199 10" portable device,...

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Mercedes-Benz prices its flagship EQS electric vehicle below the S Class

Mercedes-Benz prices its flagship EQS electric vehicle...

The Mercedes-Benz has priced the flagship EQS electric vehicle more than $8,700...

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Roblox to add opt-in age verification for players and developers

Roblox to add opt-in age verification for players and developers

Roblox is introducing an optional age verification for its users that will combine...

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Marketplace platform Mirakl raises $555 million at $3.5 billion valuation

Marketplace platform Mirakl raises $555 million at $3.5...

French startup Mirakl has closed a new Series E funding round of $555 million. Following...

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Facebook adds a battery-powered smart screen to the Portal line

Facebook adds a battery-powered smart screen to the Portal...

The Portal line has always been a kind of odd duck in the world of smart screens....

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An in-depth look at Amazon's flagship BFI4 warehouse, located in Kent, WA and capable of processing over 1M items/day, which is run almost entirely by software (Matt Day/Bloomberg)

An in-depth look at Amazon's flagship BFI4 warehouse, located...

Matt Day / Bloomberg: An in-depth look at Amazon's flagship BFI4 warehouse, located...

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For BioNTech, the COVID-19 vaccine was simply the opening act

For BioNTech, the COVID-19 vaccine was simply the opening...

Ultimately, BioNTech's mission is to make treatments that are optimized not only...

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Amazon introduces three new Kindle Paperwhites: $140 Paperwhite with 6.8" display and USB-C, $190 Signature Edition with 32GB of storage, and $160 Kids Edition (Todd Haselton/CNBC)

Amazon introduces three new Kindle Paperwhites: $140 Paperwhite...

Todd Haselton / CNBC: Amazon introduces three new Kindle Paperwhites: $140 Paperwhite...

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Audi launches its newest EV, the 2022 Q4 e-tron SUV

Audi launches its newest EV, the 2022 Q4 e-tron SUV

Audi has launched the Q4 e-tron, the fifth electric vehicle in its growing portfolio,...

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Rippling launches computer inventory management as more workers remain remote

Rippling launches computer inventory management as more...

The dashboard enables businesses to automatically store, ship and retrieve employee...

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HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre x360 16" 2-in-1 for $1,639+, Envy 34" 5K all-in-one desktop for $1,999+, and Tablet PC 11" for $499+ (Larry Dignan/ZDNet)

HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre...

Larry Dignan / ZDNet: HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre...

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Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved battery, and high refresh display, but front camera is average, no USB-C, and Cinematic Mode is limited (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

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iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life, more base storage, but front camera is unchanged, refresh rate is standard, and iPhone 12 cases don't fit (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life, more...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life, more...

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Supply chain visibility company Project44 acquires Convey, a last-mile delivery startup that had raised $25.7M, for $255M (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Supply chain visibility company Project44 acquires Convey,...

Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat: Supply chain visibility company Project44 acquires Convey,...

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The iPhone 13 Pro goes to Disneyland

The iPhone 13 Pro goes to Disneyland

This year’s iPhone review goes back to Disneyland for the first time in a couple...

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Getting a Covid-19 test at Walgreens isn’t as much of a privacy risk as it used to be

Getting a Covid-19 test at Walgreens isn’t as much of a...

Walgreens’ Covid-19 testing appointment platform has some issues. | Angus Mordant/Bloomberg...

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What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow: Surface Duo 2, Surface Book 4 with a tethered display, Surface Pro 8, refreshed Surface Pro X, and more (Florence Ion/Gizmodo)

What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow:...

Florence Ion / Gizmodo: What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow:...

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Russian telecom giant Rostelecom says it sinkholed part of the Meris DDoS botnet, the world's largest; researchers say the botnet is tied to Windows malware (Catalin Cimpanu/The Record)

Russian telecom giant Rostelecom says it sinkholed part...

Catalin Cimpanu / The Record: Russian telecom giant Rostelecom says it sinkholed...

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Raspberry Pi gets $45M to meet demand for low-cost PCs and IoT

Raspberry Pi gets $45M to meet demand for low-cost PCs...

Turns out COVID-19 lockdowns have been good for the indoor hobby of hardware hacking:...

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Marvel shows are now available through Apple Podcast subscriptions

Marvel shows are now available through Apple Podcast subscriptions

Marvel and SiriusXM have opened a new Apple Podcasts channel, which includes a paid...

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Just raises $8M in its effort to beat Root at the car insurance game

Just raises $8M in its effort to beat Root at the car insurance...

Just Insure, a pay-per-mile insurance technology company, has raised $8 million...

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America’s innovators will solve climate change, not regulators

America’s innovators will solve climate change, not regulators

Our best hope for reducing carbon emissions isn't new government spending. It's...

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Raspberry Pi gets $45M to meet demand for low cost PCs and IoT

Raspberry Pi gets $45M to meet demand for low cost PCs...

Turns out COVID-19 lockdowns have been good for the indoor hobby of hardware hacking:...

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Uber adjusts third-quarter forecast in light of increased gross bookings

Uber adjusts third-quarter forecast in light of increased...

Uber said Tuesday that it could hit one measure of profitability in the third quarter,...

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U.S. Sanctions Crypto Exchange Accused of Catering to Ransomware Criminals

U.S. Sanctions Crypto Exchange Accused of Catering to Ransomware...

The sanctions mark the first time the U.S. has blacklisted a cryptocurrency exchange,...

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Google to Buy NYC Office Building for $2.1 Billion

Google to Buy NYC Office Building for $2.1 Billion

The purchase in Manhattan is the priciest in the U.S. since the pandemic began.

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Really, this market isn’t good enough?

Really, this market isn’t good enough?

Klarna's CEO says he's 'nervous' to take the company public. But the public market...

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What’s happening today at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021

What’s happening today at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021

And we’re off to the races! Welcome to the official start of TechCrunch Disrupt...

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Treasury Department sanctions cryptocurrency exchange Suex for helping facilitate and launder transactions from at least eight ransomware variants (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

Treasury Department sanctions cryptocurrency exchange Suex...

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: Treasury Department sanctions cryptocurrency exchange Suex...

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Tumblr’s subscription product Post+ enters open beta after much scrutiny from users

Tumblr’s subscription product Post+ enters open beta after...

Tumblr is entering open beta for its subscription product Post+, meaning that all...

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iPhone 13 Review: From Mini to Pro Max

iPhone 13 Review: From Mini to Pro Max

Apple’s latest iPhones deliver in battery life—and the iPhone 13 Pro models have...

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Report finds global internet freedom has declined for the 11th consecutive year including in the US, tech giants clashed with governments over data, and more (Freedom House)

Report finds global internet freedom has declined for the...

Freedom House: Report finds global internet freedom has declined for the 11th consecutive...

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Fitbit Charge 5 review: lightweight design, bright color screen, and long battery life, but no physical buttons, screen feels too small, and UI can be confusing (Jay Peters/The Verge)

Fitbit Charge 5 review: lightweight design, bright color...

Jay Peters / The Verge: Fitbit Charge 5 review: lightweight design, bright color...

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Salesforce reaches Net Zero energy usage, announces updates to Sustainability Cloud

Salesforce reaches Net Zero energy usage, announces updates...

Salesforce has often preached about responsible capitalism, and today at Dreamforce,...

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Niio announces $15M Series A following strategic partnership with Samsung Displays

Niio announces $15M Series A following strategic partnership...

Niio, a Tel Aviv-based digital art platform that offers access to digital art, from...

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NEX raises $25M, launches Active Arcade to get people moving

NEX raises $25M, launches Active Arcade to get people moving

There is a physical activity deficit in our world. Three fourths of adults say staying...

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Following WSJ's investigation series, Facebook says it has spent over $13B on safety and security since the 2016 election and 40K employees work on these issues (Kurt Wagner/Bloomberg)

Following WSJ's investigation series, Facebook says it...

Kurt Wagner / Bloomberg: Following WSJ's investigation series, Facebook says it...

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Ben Rubin, who founded Houseparty, Meerkat and Slashtalk, will peer into the future of social at Disrupt

Ben Rubin, who founded Houseparty, Meerkat and Slashtalk,...

Ben Rubin understands where social is going. In fact, he understands it so well,...

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Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved battery, and high refresh display but front camera is average, no USB-C, and Cinematic Mode is limited (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

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Amazon introduces three Kindle Paperwhite updates: $140 Paperwhite with 6.8" display and USB-C, $190 Signature Edition with 32GB storage, and $160 Kids Edition (Todd Haselton/CNBC)

Amazon introduces three Kindle Paperwhite updates: $140...

Todd Haselton / CNBC: Amazon introduces three Kindle Paperwhite updates: $140 Paperwhite...

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Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved battery life, and high refresh display but front camera is average and no USB-C (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: Apple iPhone 13 Pro review: incredible cameras, improved...

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iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life and more base storage but front camera is unchanged, has a standard refresh rate, and 12 cases don't fit (Dieter Bohn/The Verge)

iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life and...

Dieter Bohn / The Verge: iPhone 13 review: excellent cameras and battery life and...

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Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite returns with a bigger screen, USB-C and wireless charging

Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite returns with a bigger screen,...

We’ve entered the throes of hardware season, with big events from all of the industry’s...

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Instacart shopper activist group asks customers to delete the app until demands for better conditions are met

Instacart shopper activist group asks customers to delete...

Yesterday, the Gig Workers Collective — representing a body of about 13,000 Instacart...

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Bilt Rewards banks $60M growth on a $350M valuation to advance credit card benefits for renters

Bilt Rewards banks $60M growth on a $350M valuation to...

The latest round comes just 90 days from Bilt's launch.

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Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi, Shaun White, Shawn Mendes get behind Shelf Engine

Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi, Shaun White, Shawn Mendes...

Shelf Engine’s grocery order automation technology applies AI to food order volume...

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Stairwell secures $20M Series A to help organizations outsmart attackers

Stairwell secures $20M Series A to help organizations outsmart...

Back when Stairwell emerged from stealth in 2020, the startup was shrouded in secrecy....

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Business Canvas, a Korea-based document management SaaS company, closes $2.5M seed round

Business Canvas, a Korea-based document management SaaS...

Business Canvas, a South Korean document management SaaS company behind Typed, announced...

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Battery Resourcers raises $70M to grow closed-loop battery supply chain

Battery Resourcers raises $70M to grow closed-loop battery...

Battery Resourcers, a startup that’s developing a closed-loop approach to lithium-ion...

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HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre x360 16" 2-in-1 for $1,639+, Envy 34" 5K all-in-one desktop for $2,000+, and $599 11-inch Tablet PC (Larry Dignan/ZDNet)

HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre...

Larry Dignan / ZDNet: HP announces refreshed consumer devices, including Spectre...

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Apple iPhone Features Would Detect Depression, Cognitive Decline

Apple iPhone Features Would Detect Depression, Cognitive...

Apple is working on technology to help diagnose depression and cognitive decline,...

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Google to Buy New York City Office Building for $2.1 Billion

Google to Buy New York City Office Building for $2.1 Billion

The purchase in Manhattan is the priciest in the U.S. since the pandemic began.

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Google says it will buy St. John's Terminal, a 1.3M square foot office building it is leasing on Manhattan's West Side, for $2.1B in Q1 2022 (Konrad Putzier/Wall Street Journal)

Google says it will buy St. John's Terminal, a 1.3M square...

Konrad Putzier / Wall Street Journal: Google says it will buy St. John's Terminal,...

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PayPal updates its app to include more services, such as direct deposits, crypto tools, peer-to-peer payments, and a digital wallet (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

PayPal updates its app to include more services, such as...

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: PayPal updates its app to include more services, such...

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Analysis: Facebook appears to be adding code to interfere with automated data collection of News Feed posts by researchers, such as NYU's Ad Observatory (Corin Faife/The Markup)

Analysis: Facebook appears to be adding code to interfere...

Corin Faife / The Markup: Analysis: Facebook appears to be adding code to interfere...

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EarthOptics helps farmers look deep into the soil for big data insights

EarthOptics helps farmers look deep into the soil for big...

Farming sustainably and efficiently has gone from a big tractor problem to a big...

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Slack releases Clips video tool, announces 16 Salesforce integrations

Slack releases Clips video tool, announces 16 Salesforce...

Slack has been talking about expanding beyond text-based messaging for some time....

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PayPal launches its ‘super app’ combining payments, savings, bill pay, crypto, shopping and more

PayPal launches its ‘super app’ combining payments, savings,...

PayPal has been talking about its “super app” plans for some time, having recently...

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Slack announces Clips, short video voicemail messages for channels, rolling out today for paid accounts, changes to Connect, GovSlack, and more (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Slack announces Clips, short video voicemail messages for...

Tom Warren / The Verge: Slack announces Clips, short video voicemail messages for...

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Uber Says First Adjusted Profit Possible This Quarter

Uber Says First Adjusted Profit Possible This Quarter

The ride-hailing giant said it could reach a measure of profitability in the current...

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BitClout creator raises $200M for "Decentralized Social", a blockchain project with social tools such as profiles, from a16z, Sequoia, Coinbase, and others (Yogita Khatri/The Block)

BitClout creator raises $200M for "Decentralized Social",...

Yogita Khatri / The Block: BitClout creator raises $200M for “Decentralized Social”,...

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What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow: Surface Duo 2, Surface Book 4 with a redesigned tethered display, Surface Pro 8, Surface Pro X, and more (Florence Ion/Gizmodo)

What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow:...

Florence Ion / Gizmodo: What to expect from Microsoft's Surface event tomorrow:...

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UK’s MarketFinance scores $383M to fuel its online loans platform for SMBs

UK’s MarketFinance scores $383M to fuel its online loans...

Small and medium businesses regularly face cashflow problems. But if that’s an already-inconvenient...

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Google’s updated iOS 15 apps support Focus Mode and iPad widgets

Google’s updated iOS 15 apps support Focus Mode and iPad...

With iOS 15 now available to download, developers both big and small have started...

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Blue Bear Capital raises $150M to fund climate, energy and infrastructure tech

Blue Bear Capital raises $150M to fund climate, energy...

Blue Bear Capital has raised a new $150 million fund that will be used to find and...

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Digital Freight Startup Transfix Going Public in SPAC Deal

Digital Freight Startup Transfix Going Public in SPAC Deal

The blank-check merger would help Transfix, which competes with bigger rivals including...

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As TSMC pledges to reach net zero emissions by 2050, a look at how the semiconductor industry is tackling its huge carbon footprint and resource consumption (Pádraig Belton/The Guardian)

As TSMC pledges to reach net zero emissions by 2050, a...

Pádraig Belton / The Guardian: As TSMC pledges to reach net zero emissions by 2050,...

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Uber Says It Will Post Its First Adjusted Profit

Uber Says It Will Post Its First Adjusted Profit

The ride-hailing giant is set to reach the milestone months earlier than it had...

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Researcher finds data on 106M international visitors to Thailand, including passport numbers and travel records dating back a decade, were exposed on a database (Paul Bischoff/Comparitech)

Researcher finds data on 106M international visitors to...

Paul Bischoff / Comparitech: Researcher finds data on 106M international visitors...

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Amsterdam-based Recharge, which offers digital vouchers for big brands like Apple and Xbox, raises $35M Series B and says it has over 3M customers (Dan Taylor/Tech.eu)

Amsterdam-based Recharge, which offers digital vouchers...

Dan Taylor / Tech.eu: Amsterdam-based Recharge, which offers digital vouchers for...

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Alan acquires Jour and launches mental health service Alan Mind

Alan acquires Jour and launches mental health service Alan...

French startup Alan is better known for its health insurance products — they now...

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Post-pandemic shifts means Patch will take co-working to UK small towns and suburbs

Post-pandemic shifts means Patch will take co-working to...

It would be fair to say the pandemic has had enormous effects on the world of work,...

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Sources: Apple is working with UCLA and Biogen to identify depression, cognitive decline, and other issues using sensor data, such as typing behavior and sleep (Rolfe Winkler/Wall Street Journal)

Sources: Apple is working with UCLA and Biogen to identify...

Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal: Sources: Apple is working with UCLA and Biogen...

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Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises $130M led by HPS Investment Partners and PNC Bank, bringing its total raised to $170M (Michael Novinson/CRN)

Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises $130M...

Michael Novinson / CRN: Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises $130M...

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London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect with customers' bank accounts, raises $130M led by Tiger Global at a $1B+ post-money valuation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect...

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Netflix releases Eden Unearthed, a free VR game for Oculus Quest that appears to be related to a Netflix anime series (Harry Baker/UploadVR)

Netflix releases Eden Unearthed, a free VR game for Oculus...

Harry Baker / UploadVR: Netflix releases Eden Unearthed, a free VR game for Oculus...

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UK’s MarketFinance secures $383M to fuel its online loans platform for SMBs

UK’s MarketFinance secures $383M to fuel its online loans...

Small and medium businesses regularly face cashflow problems. But if that’s an already-inconvenient...

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Apple Is Working on iPhone Features to Detect Depression, Cognitive Decline

Apple Is Working on iPhone Features to Detect Depression,...

Apple is working on technology to help diagnose depression and cognitive decline,...

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Apple Wants iPhones to Help Detect Depression, Cognitive Decline

Apple Wants iPhones to Help Detect Depression, Cognitive...

Apple is working on technology to help diagnose depression and cognitive decline,...

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Blackbird.AI grabs $10M to help brands counter disinformation

Blackbird.AI grabs $10M to help brands counter disinformation

New York-based Blackbird.AI has closed a $10 million Series A as it prepares to...

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Alternative financing startup Pipe snaps up Stripe and HubSpot execs, expands to UK

Alternative financing startup Pipe snaps up Stripe and...

Pipe, a two-year-old startup that aims to be the “Nasdaq for revenue,” announced...

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Survey: 47% of US Facebook users regularly get news on the platform, down from 54% in 2020; 29% of US TikTok users regularly get news from the app, up from 22% (Pew Research Center)

Survey: 47% of US Facebook users regularly get news on...

Pew Research Center: Survey: 47% of US Facebook users regularly get news on the...

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Paralympians bring home gold medals, but we’re failing them on web accessibility

Paralympians bring home gold medals, but we’re failing...

With the internet taking an increasingly central part in our lives, we're seeing...

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Sorare raises $680 million for its fantasy sports NFT game

Sorare raises $680 million for its fantasy sports NFT game

French startup Sorare has announced that it has raised a significant funding round....

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Cartona gets $4.5M pre-Series A to connect retailers with suppliers in Egypt

Cartona gets $4.5M pre-Series A to connect retailers with...

Year-old startup Capiter announced last week that it raised a $33 million Series...

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The Facebook Files: A Wall Street Journal Investigation

The Facebook Files: A Wall Street Journal Investigation

Facebook knows, in acute detail, that its platforms are riddled with flaws but hasn’t...

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iOS 15 Is Here: The iPhone Software Update's Small Tricks Make Big Difference

iOS 15 Is Here: The iPhone Software Update's Small Tricks...

Apple just released the latest iOS. It doesn’t bring a big visual overhaul, but...

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Coinbase Won't Offer Lending Product Questioned by SEC

Coinbase Won't Offer Lending Product Questioned by SEC

The company had planned to add a product that would have allowed customers holding...

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Netflix and Apple Finally Broke Old TV at This Year's Emmys

Netflix and Apple Finally Broke Old TV at This Year's Emmys

Prestige cable used to thrive against the biggest streaming services, but big wins...

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GM to Replace Batteries in Recalled Chevy Bolts

GM to Replace Batteries in Recalled Chevy Bolts

Dealerships are scheduled in mid-October to begin fixing Chevrolet Bolts that were...

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SEC Is Investigating Activision Blizzard Over Workplace Practices, Disclosures

SEC Is Investigating Activision Blizzard Over Workplace...

Federal regulators have launched an investigation into Activision Blizzard, including...

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Iowa Grain Cooperative Hit by Cyberattack Linked to Ransomware Group

Iowa Grain Cooperative Hit by Cyberattack Linked to Ransomware...

New Cooperative said it was hit with a cyberattack that security researchers are...

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Shopping Online Is Getting More Expensive

Shopping Online Is Getting More Expensive

FedEx will raise shipping rates at the fastest pace in nearly a decade, adding to...

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Flying Taxis' Best Ride Is to the Helicopter Market

Flying Taxis' Best Ride Is to the Helicopter Market

Helicopter operator Bristow has just preordered up to 50 vehicles from British startup...

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Paris-based Sorare, a soccer-focused NFT trading platform, raises $680M Series B led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 at a $4.3B valuation (Ryan Weeks/The Block)

Paris-based Sorare, a soccer-focused NFT trading platform,...

Ryan Weeks / The Block: Paris-based Sorare, a soccer-focused NFT trading platform,...

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As the SEC mulls a ban on payment for order flow, a look at some alternative revenue streams for commission-free trading apps like Robinhood (Telis Demos/Wall Street Journal)

As the SEC mulls a ban on payment for order flow, a look...

Telis Demos / Wall Street Journal: As the SEC mulls a ban on payment for order flow,...

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Gaana, India's leading music streaming service, has seen low paid sub growth; India's audio streaming market is 38% ad-supported, below only China and Venezuela (Amit Gurbaxani/Billboard)

Gaana, India's leading music streaming service, has seen...

Amit Gurbaxani / Billboard: Gaana, India's leading music streaming service, has...

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Netflix launches free plan in Kenya to boost growth

Netflix launches free plan in Kenya to boost growth

Netflix said on Monday it is launching a free mobile plan in Kenya as the global...

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VC Mark Suster: “The bet we’re making now is on founder skills,” instead of customers or products

VC Mark Suster: “The bet we’re making now is on founder...

We recently caught up with longtime VC Mark Suster of L.A.-based Upfront Ventures,...

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Sources: Thiel told a confidant that Zuckerberg made a deal with Kushner in 2019 to not fact-check political speech in exchange for laying off harsh regulations (Max Chafkin/New York Magazine)

Sources: Thiel told a confidant that Zuckerberg made a...

Max Chafkin / New York Magazine: Sources: Thiel told a confidant that Zuckerberg...

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ClickHouse, which provides an online analytical processing database management system, raises $50M Series A led by Index Ventures and Benchmark (FinSMEs)

ClickHouse, which provides an online analytical processing...

FinSMEs: ClickHouse, which provides an online analytical processing database management...

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DoorDash will now deliver alcoholic beverages to customers in 20 US states and DC, Canada, and Australia (Alexandra Garrett/CNET)

DoorDash will now deliver alcoholic beverages to customers...

Alexandra Garrett / CNET: DoorDash will now deliver alcoholic beverages to customers...

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London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect with customers' bank accounts, raises a $130M round led by Tiger Global at a $1B+ post-money valuation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: London-based TrueLayer, which lets fintech apps connect...

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VC Mark Suster: “The bet we’re making now is on founder skills,” not customers or products

VC Mark Suster: “The bet we’re making now is on founder...

We recently caught up with longtime VC Mark Suster of Upfront Ventures, which last...

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MIT study finds Tesla drivers become inattentive when Autopilot is activated

MIT study finds Tesla drivers become inattentive when Autopilot...

By the end of this week, potentially thousands of Tesla owners will be testing out...

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Netflix launches a free plan in Kenya with a quarter of the content from its paid plans, available only on Android phones (Lisa Richwine/Reuters)

Netflix launches a free plan in Kenya with a quarter of...

Lisa Richwine / Reuters: Netflix launches a free plan in Kenya with a quarter of...

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Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises a $130M round led by HPS Investment Partners and PNC Bank, bringing its total raised to $170M (Michael Novinson/CRN)

Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises a $130M...

Michael Novinson / CRN: Cloud identity management provider Saviynt raises a $130M...

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TrueLayer nabs $130M at a $1B+ valuation as open banking rises as a viable option to card networks

TrueLayer nabs $130M at a $1B+ valuation as open banking...

Open banking — a disruptive technology that seeks to bypass the dominance of card...

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Daily Crunch: European regulators share more privacy concerns over Facebook “smart” glasses

Daily Crunch: European regulators share more privacy concerns...

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup,...

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Evil Geniuses CEO Nicole LaPointe Jameson is coming to Disrupt

Evil Geniuses CEO Nicole LaPointe Jameson is coming to...

As the opportunities in the gaming world continue to expand aggressively as part...

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Getting a Covid test at Walgreens isn’t as much of a privacy risk as it used to be

Getting a Covid test at Walgreens isn’t as much of a privacy...

Walgreens’ Covid-19 testing appointment platform has some issues. | Angus Mordant/Bloomberg...

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A beta version of Robinhood's iOS app shows code and a waitlist page related to an unannounced cryptocurrency wallet feature (Bloomberg)

A beta version of Robinhood's iOS app shows code and a...

Bloomberg: A beta version of Robinhood's iOS app shows code and a waitlist page...

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Tech stocks drop amid broader market selloff, similar to Sept. 2020's slump; Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Alphabet, and Microsoft lost $500B+ in value since Sept. 7 (Jeran Wittenstein/Bloomberg)

Tech stocks drop amid broader market selloff, similar to...

Jeran Wittenstein / Bloomberg: Tech stocks drop amid broader market selloff, similar...

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Australian growth marketing agency Ammo helps startups calibrate their efforts

Australian growth marketing agency Ammo helps startups...

Australian growth marketing agency Ammo encourages startups to develop a minimum...

Study finds half of Americans get news on social media,...

A new report from Pew Research finds that around a third of U.S. adults continue...

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Elon Musk’s problematic plan for “full self-driving” Teslas

Elon Musk’s problematic plan for “full self-driving” Teslas

Tesla is one of several car companies introducing increasingly autonomous features...

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The next healthcare revolution will have AI at its center

The next healthcare revolution will have AI at its center

Human life expectancy increased from 31 years in 1900 to 72 years in 2017. Today,...

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GM to replace battery modules in recalled Chevy Bolt EVs starting next month

GM to replace battery modules in recalled Chevy Bolt EVs...

General Motors said Monday it will replace battery modules in recalled Chevrolet...

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Elon Musk’s problematic plan for “full self driving” Teslas

Elon Musk’s problematic plan for “full self driving” Teslas

Tesla is one of several car companies introducing increasingly autonomous features...

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Sources: the SEC has launched an investigation into Activision Blizzard, including how it handled employees' allegations of sexual misconduct and discrimination (Wall Street Journal)

Sources: the SEC has launched an investigation into Activision...

Wall Street Journal: Sources: the SEC has launched an investigation into Activision...

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Near Space Labs closes $13M Series A to send more Earth-imaging robots to the stratosphere

Near Space Labs closes $13M Series A to send more Earth-imaging...

The decreasing cost of launch and a slew of other tech innovations have brought...

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Analysis: Amazon has doubled sponsored product ads at the top of some search results, from two or three to as many as six (Annie Palmer/CNBC)

Analysis: Amazon has doubled sponsored product ads at the...

Annie Palmer / CNBC: Analysis: Amazon has doubled sponsored product ads at the top...

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iOS 15 adds all the little features that were missing

iOS 15 adds all the little features that were missing

The release of iOS 15 should be a major event for mobile operating systems. And...

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Carmichael Roberts, Sean O’Sullivan will share insights into climate tech and investing at Disrupt

Carmichael Roberts, Sean O’Sullivan will share insights...

The effects of a warming planet, from frequent and extreme flooding to hurricanes...

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Near Space Labs closes $13M Series A to send more Earth imaging robots to the stratosphere

Near Space Labs closes $13M Series A to send more Earth...

The decreasing cost of launch and a slew of other tech innovations have brought...

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Amazon announces its next hardware and services event will be on September 28 at 9am PT (Chaim Gartenberg/The Verge)

Amazon announces its next hardware and services event will...

Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge: Amazon announces its next hardware and services event...

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Fivetran hauls in $565M on $5.6B valuation, acquires competitor HVR for $700M

Fivetran hauls in $565M on $5.6B valuation, acquires competitor...

Fivetran, the data connectivity startup, had a big day today. For starters it announced...

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Disrupt 2021 kicks off tomorrow

Disrupt 2021 kicks off tomorrow

Time to carbo-load, startup fans. Tomorrow we kick off the opportunity marathon...

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Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to step down and expects China's government will take control of the company; stock down 6%+ (Reuters)

Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she...

Reuters: Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to step...

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Freshworks’ valuation could crest $10B in upcoming IPO

Freshworks’ valuation could crest $10B in upcoming IPO

Freshworks now expects to charge between $32 and $34 per share in its debut, up...

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Toast raises IPO price range, providing a Monday bump to fintech valuations

Toast raises IPO price range, providing a Monday bump to...

Toast will have to post pretty damn strong growth numbers for it to keep its multiple...

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Review of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, which are now available: focus modes are great, Safari update is an acquired taste, and iOS' Dark Sky-style Weather is excellent (Chaim Gartenberg/The Verge)

Review of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, which are now available:...

Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge: Review of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, which are now available:...

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Following SEC lawsuit threat, Coinbase cancels launch of ‘Lend’ product

Following SEC lawsuit threat, Coinbase cancels launch of...

Coinbase efforts to play hardball with the Securities and Exchange Commission didn’t...

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Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to step down and expects China's government will take control of the company; stock down 8%+ (Reuters)

Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she...

Reuters: Sources: Didi co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to step...

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Sources: Didi's co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to leave and expects the government will take control of the company; stock down 8%+ (Reuters)

Sources: Didi's co-founder and president Jean Liu says...

Reuters: Sources: Didi's co-founder and president Jean Liu says she plans to leave...

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Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto boss Katie Haun is coming to Disrupt

Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto boss Katie Haun is coming...

The crypto space has matured so much in so little time, but even amid a blockbuster...

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iOS 15 is now available to download

iOS 15 is now available to download

Apple has just released the final version of iOS 15, the next major version of the...

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Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID for iPhone will not arrive until H2 2023 and a foldable iPhone is not expected until 2024 (José Adorno/9to5Mac)

Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID...

José Adorno / 9to5Mac: Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID for...

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Salesforce backs Indian payments startup Razorpay

Salesforce backs Indian payments startup Razorpay

Six-year-old Bangalore-based fintech Razorpay, which was valued at $3 billion in...

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Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1 2022; a cheaper 6.7" iPhone and two high-end models with a punch-hole display and 48MP wide camera are due in H2 2022 (Chance Miller/9to5Mac)

Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1 2022; a cheaper...

Chance Miller / 9to5Mac: Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1 2022; a cheaper...

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Coinbase quietly updates its blog to say it is tabling the launch of Lend, a product intended to pay users interest for lending out tokens, after SEC pressure (Benjamin Bain/Bloomberg)

Coinbase quietly updates its blog to say it is tabling...

Benjamin Bain / Bloomberg: Coinbase quietly updates its blog to say it is tabling...

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Google Meet will automatically adjust webcam brightness in your browser

Google Meet will automatically adjust webcam brightness...

The web version Google Meets can soon detect when someone is underexposed due to...

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Get the early-bird price on group discount passes to TC Sessions: SaaS 2021

Get the early-bird price on group discount passes to TC...

September arrived in the blink of an eye, and October 27 — TC Sessions: SaaS 2021...

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ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will limit users under 14-years-old to 40 minutes per day, between 6am and 10pm, in China (Kim Lyons/The Verge)

ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will...

Kim Lyons / The Verge: ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will...

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As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele says the country "bought the dip" and acquired 150 more BTC, taking its total holding to 700 (Yogita Khatri/The Block)

As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib...

Yogita Khatri / The Block: As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib...

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Filing: Twitter agrees to pay $809.5M to resolve claims from 2016 that it provided misleading engagement information to investors (Todd Spangler/Variety)

Filing: Twitter agrees to pay $809.5M to resolve claims...

Todd Spangler / Variety: Filing: Twitter agrees to pay $809.5M to resolve claims...

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Bzaar bags $4M to enable US retailers to source home, lifestyle products from India

Bzaar bags $4M to enable US retailers to source home, lifestyle...

Bzaar, a business-to-business cross-border marketplace, is connecting retailers...

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Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID for iPhone will not arrive until H2'2023 and a foldable iPhone is not expected until 2024 (José Adorno/9to5Mac)

Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID...

José Adorno / 9to5Mac: Kuo revises forecast and says an under-display Touch ID for...

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F5 acquires cloud security startup Threat Stack for $68 million

F5 acquires cloud security startup Threat Stack for $68...

Applications networking company F5 has announced it’s acquiring Threat Stack, a...

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Which VCs are set to make a killing in GitLab’s IPO

Which VCs are set to make a killing in GitLab’s IPO

The GitLab debut is set to make a lot of funds material coin.

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SpaceX’s latest mission was an infomercial (for charity)

SpaceX’s latest mission was an infomercial (for charity)

The Inspiration4 mission, led by billionaire Jared Isaacman, will be the first all-civilian...

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Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1'22; a cheaper 6.7″ iPhone and two high-end models with a punch-hole display and a 48MP wide camera will come in H2'22 (Chance Miller/9to5Mac)

Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1'22; a cheaper...

Chance Miller / 9to5Mac: Kuo: an iPhone SE with 5G is coming in H1'22; a cheaper...

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In-depth iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 review: many quality-of-life updates, especially to core apps, but few bold new features and no big iPad productivity leaps (Federico Viticci/MacStories)

In-depth iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 review: many quality-of-life...

Federico Viticci / MacStories: In-depth iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 review: many quality-of-life...

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Europol, alongside Italian and Spanish police, arrest 106 people accused of working for the Italian Mafia and laundering over €10M made through cybercrimes (Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai/VICE)

Europol, alongside Italian and Spanish police, arrest 106...

Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / VICE: Europol, alongside Italian and Spanish police,...

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Inspiration4’s successful splashdown is just the beginning of private spaceflight for SpaceX

Inspiration4’s successful splashdown is just the beginning...

Just like that, they came back. The Inspiration4 crew made a triumphant splashdown...

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Twitter to Pay $809.5 Million to Settle Securities Suit

Twitter to Pay $809.5 Million to Settle Securities Suit

The consolidated class-action securities lawsuit alleged the social-media company...

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Why everybody’s hiring but nobody’s getting hired

Why everybody’s hiring but nobody’s getting hired

Low-paying jobs that don’t come with benefits are not the types of jobs workers...

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Sources: as regulatory scrutiny increases, Didi Global President Jean Liu says she intends to step down and expects China to eventually take control of Didi (Reuters)

Sources: as regulatory scrutiny increases, Didi Global...

Reuters: Sources: as regulatory scrutiny increases, Didi Global President Jean Liu...

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Jerusalem-based Lightricks, which makes 11 subscription photo and editing apps, including Facetune, raises $130M Series D at a $1.8B valuation (Ricky Ben-David/The Times of Israel)

Jerusalem-based Lightricks, which makes 11 subscription...

Ricky Ben-David / The Times of Israel: Jerusalem-based Lightricks, which makes 11...

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The Station: Gogoro scoots into a SPAC, a Rivian milestone and Tesla prepares to unleash FSD beta software

The Station: Gogoro scoots into a SPAC, a Rivian milestone...

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign...

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Equity Monday: A global selloff to kick off Disrupt week

Equity Monday: A global selloff to kick off Disrupt week

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where...

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Data integration startup Fivetran raises $565M Series D led by a16z at a $5.6B valuation and acquires enterprise data company HVR for $700M in cash and stock (Bloomberg)

Data integration startup Fivetran raises $565M Series D...

Bloomberg: Data integration startup Fivetran raises $565M Series D led by a16z at...

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Facetune maker Lightricks raises $130 million ahead of M&A plans

Facetune maker Lightricks raises $130 million ahead of...

Facetune developer Lightricks, which operates over a dozen subscription-based photo...

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Raspberry Pi Foundation, which develops the Raspberry Pi, raises $45M at a ~$500M valuation as sales rose to a record 7.1M units in 2020 (Ben Woods/Telegraph)

Raspberry Pi Foundation, which develops the Raspberry Pi,...

Ben Woods / Telegraph: Raspberry Pi Foundation, which develops the Raspberry Pi,...

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Announcing the Startup Battlefield companies pitching at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021

Announcing the Startup Battlefield companies pitching at...

Today, TechCrunch is excited to announce the 20 startups pitching on stage in this...

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Australia-based Airwallex, which helps businesses manage cross-border payments, raises $200M Series E at a $4B valuation, bringing total funding to $700M (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Australia-based Airwallex, which helps businesses manage...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Australia-based Airwallex, which helps businesses manage...

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As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele says the country has "bought the dip" and acquired 150 more BTC, taking its total holding to 700 (Yogita Khatri/The Block)

As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib...

Yogita Khatri / The Block: As bitcoin falls to ~$43K, El Salvador's President Nayib...

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Filing: Twitter reaches an agreement to pay $809.5M to resolve claims from 2016 that it provided misleading engagement information to investors (Todd Spangler/Variety)

Filing: Twitter reaches an agreement to pay $809.5M to...

Todd Spangler / Variety: Filing: Twitter reaches an agreement to pay $809.5M to...

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Airwallex raises $200M at a $4B valuation to double down on business banking

Airwallex raises $200M at a $4B valuation to double down...

Business, now more than ever before, is going digital, and today a startup that’s...

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Roku announces $50 Streaming Stick 4K and $70 Streaming Stick 4K+, which adds a Voice Remote Pro, and Roku OS 10.5 with improved voice support (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Roku announces $50 Streaming Stick 4K and $70 Streaming...

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Roku announces $50 Streaming Stick 4K and $70 Streaming...

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Amazon leaks updated Kindle Paperwhite devices with larger 6.8-inch displays in two variants: 8GB for $149 CAD and 32GB for $209.99 CAD, both with 17 LEDs (Michael Kozlowski/Good e-Reader)

Amazon leaks updated Kindle Paperwhite devices with larger...

Michael Kozlowski / Good e-Reader: Amazon leaks updated Kindle Paperwhite devices...

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Roku debuts new Streaming Stick 4K bundles, software update with voice and mobile features

Roku debuts new Streaming Stick 4K bundles, software update...

Weeks after Amazon introduced an updated Fire TV lineup that included, for the first...

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Flippa raises $11M to match online asset and business buyers, sellers

Flippa raises $11M to match online asset and business buyers,...

Flippa uses a proprietary business valuation tool and algorithm to match online...

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Indian startup FloBiz, a mobile billing app for small and medium businesses, raises $31M Series B led by Sequoia Capital India (Soumyarendra Barik/Entrackr)

Indian startup FloBiz, a mobile billing app for small and...

Soumyarendra Barik / Entrackr: Indian startup FloBiz, a mobile billing app for small...

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ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will limit users who are under 14-years-old to 40 minutes per day, between 6am and 10pm, in China (Kim Lyons/The Verge)

ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will...

Kim Lyons / The Verge: ByteDance says Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, will...

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How to make your job search suck a little less

How to make your job search suck a little less

While you can’t always outsmart an algorithm or a bloated corporate hiring system,...

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Everyone is hiring. Why is finding a job still impossible?

Everyone is hiring. Why is finding a job still impossible?

Low-paying jobs that don’t come with benefits are increasingly not the types of...

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French cloud services provider OVHcloud says it plans to launch an IPO, raising up to €400M, sources say at a valuation of more than €4B (Wall Street Journal)

French cloud services provider OVHcloud says it plans to...

Wall Street Journal: French cloud services provider OVHcloud says it plans to launch...

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A look at Nahoft, an Iran-focused text encryption tool for Android that can turn up to 1,000 characters of Farsi text into a jumble of random words (Lily Hay Newman/Wired)

A look at Nahoft, an Iran-focused text encryption tool...

Lily Hay Newman / Wired: A look at Nahoft, an Iran-focused text encryption tool...

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9am.health launches with $3.7M to tackle virtual diabetes care

9am.health launches with $3.7M to tackle virtual diabetes...

The virtual diabetes clinic is designed to provide people living with prediabetes...

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Facebook warned over ‘very small’ indicator LED on smart glasses, as EU DPAs flag privacy concerns

Facebook warned over ‘very small’ indicator LED on smart...

Facebook’s lead privacy regulator in Europe has raised concerns about a pair of...

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Eli EVs begins production, European rollout of Eli ZERO, a compact two-seater

Eli EVs begins production, European rollout of Eli ZERO,...

Eli Electric Vehicles, an early stage compact EV manufacturer, announced the start...

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Netflix and Apple TV+ clean up at the Emmys with ‘The Crown’ and ‘Ted Lasso’

Netflix and Apple TV+ clean up at the Emmys with ‘The Crown’...

Netflix has nabbed the most Emmys ever for a single platform with 44 including 11...

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A possible retail listing of Surface Pro 8 with a 13" 120Hz display, narrow bezels, and two Thunderbolt ports leaks ahead of Microsoft's event on September 22 (Tom Warren/The Verge)

A possible retail listing of Surface Pro 8 with a 13" 120Hz...

Tom Warren / The Verge: A possible retail listing of Surface Pro 8 with a 13" 120Hz...

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Indian used-car marketplace Cars24 raises $450M, made up of $340M Series F and $110M in debt, at a $1.84B valuation (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Indian used-car marketplace Cars24 raises $450M, made up...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Indian used-car marketplace Cars24 raises $450M, made...

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Amazon bets on Hindi voice shopping to reach wider India

Amazon bets on Hindi voice shopping to reach wider India

Speaking of Amazon — which is reportedly conducting an investigation to find whether...

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Europe's OVHcloud Plans IPO at Potential $4.7 Billion Valuation

Europe's OVHcloud Plans IPO at Potential $4.7 Billion Valuation

Possible offering comes amid surging demand for web hosting and other cloud services...

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Amazon starts probe over bribe to gov’t officials by its lawyers in India, report says

Amazon starts probe over bribe to gov’t officials by its...

Amazon has launched an investigation into the conduct of its legal representatives...

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Analysis of the products announced during Apple's California Streaming event, the carrier and upgrade outlook, and possible responses from competitors (Avi Greengart/Techsponential)

Analysis of the products announced during Apple's California...

Avi Greengart / Techsponential: Analysis of the products announced during Apple's...

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Elizabeth Holmes's Theranos Trial in Pictures

Elizabeth Holmes's Theranos Trial in Pictures

The Theranos founder’s supporters and family have rallied around her as prosecutors...

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FloBiz raises $31 million to scale its neobank for small businesses in India

FloBiz raises $31 million to scale its neobank for small...

FloBiz, an Indian startup that is building a neobank for small- and medium-sized...

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McDonald's Starts Making Self-Service Easier for Blind Diners

McDonald's Starts Making Self-Service Easier for Blind...

Fast-food chain says all company-owned restaurants will offer screen-reader technology...

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Hollywood Embraces TikTok Stars for TV, Film Projects

Hollywood Embraces TikTok Stars for TV, Film Projects

With younger audiences glued to their phones, studios are tapping talent minted...

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Facebook India appoints former Uber executive Rajiv Aggarwal as head of public policy, a post that has been vacant for nearly a year since Ankhi Das quit (The Economic Times)

Facebook India appoints former Uber executive Rajiv Aggarwal...

The Economic Times: Facebook India appoints former Uber executive Rajiv Aggarwal...

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India’s Cars24, a used-vehicle sales platform, raises $450M at a $1.84B valuation

India’s Cars24, a used-vehicle sales platform, raises $450M...

The used car market is getting another major infusion of venture capital today,...

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The Epic v. Apple ruling shows gaming apps account for ~70% of App Store revenue; in Q3 2017, <0.5% of Apple accounts made up 53.7% of all App Store billings (Eric Benjamin Seufert/Mobile Dev Memo)

The Epic v. Apple ruling shows gaming apps account for...

Eric Benjamin Seufert / Mobile Dev Memo: The Epic v. Apple ruling shows gaming apps...

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Xata is a database service for serverless apps

Xata is a database service for serverless apps

Meet Xata, a startup with a new take on managed databases. The company runs your...

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India’s Cars24, a used-vehicle marketplace, raises $450M at a $1.84B valuation

India’s Cars24, a used-vehicle marketplace, raises $450M...

The used car market is getting another major infusion of venture capital today,...

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Pakistan edtech startup Maqsad gets $2.1M pre-seed to make education more accessible

Pakistan edtech startup Maqsad gets $2.1M pre-seed to make...

Taha Ahmed and Rooshan Aziz left their jobs in strategy consulting and investment...

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As hedge funds ramp up private market investments, a look at Coatue Management, a hedge fund started by ex-Tiger Global employees that manages $50B+ in assets (Akash Bajwa/Standing On The Shoulders ...)

As hedge funds ramp up private market investments, a look...

Akash Bajwa / Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants: As hedge funds ramp up private...

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In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster was talked into taking down a site that doxxed journalists and admitted the controversial web host was breached last week (Mikael Thalen/The Daily Dot)

In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster was talked into taking...

Mikael Thalen / The Daily Dot: In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster was talked...

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In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster admitted the controversial web host was breached last week and was talked into taking down a site that doxxed journalists (Mikael Thalen/The Daily Dot)

In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster admitted the controversial...

Mikael Thalen / The Daily Dot: In a live Q&A, Epik's CEO Rob Monster admitted the...