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LA FAMIGLIA OUTS NEW €50M FUND TO BACK SEED-STAGE EUROPEAN B2B STARTUPS

La Famiglia , the Berlin-based “female-led” VC firm that invests in European B2B tech startups at seed-stage, has raised a second fund...

FORMER COO SUES PINTEREST, ACCUSING IT OF GENDER DISCRIMINATION, RETALIATION AND WRONGFUL TERMINATION

Pinterest 's former chief operating officer has filed a lawsuit accusing the company of gender discrimination. Françoise Brougher,...

 
 
 

RIVIAN FIRES BACK AT TESLA IN LAWSUIT, ACCUSES AUTOMAKER OF ATTEMPTING TO ‘MALIGN ITS REPUTATION'

Rivian has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Tesla, arguing that two of the three claims in the case fails to state sufficient...

KAMALA HARRIS BRINGS A VIEW FROM TECH'S EPICENTER TO THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE

Joe Biden's decision to name California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate in the quest to unseat President Trump means that...

 
 
 

COURT DISMISSES GENIUS LAWSUIT OVER LYRICS-SCRAPING BY GOOGLE

A state court has dismissed a high-profile case showing unsportsmanlike conduct by Google, which was caught red-handed using lyrics...

Daily Crunch: Android phones become earthquake detectors

DAILY CRUNCH: ANDROID PHONES BECOME EARTHQUAKE DETECTORS

Google is using accelerometers in an interesting new way, Twitter allows everyone to limit tweet replies and Mozilla announces major...

 
 
 

TESLA ANNOUNCES 5 FOR 1 SHARE SPLIT, RALLIES 8%

Today after the close of regular trading Tesla, a well-known American electric vehicle company, announced that it intends to split...

THE NEXT-GEN XBOX WILL SHIP IN NOVEMBER

The last few months have provided a steady trickle of information about the next Xbox console - or the Xbox Series X , as it's known. We...

 
 
 

DIGITAL STARTUP ALLEY EXHIBITORS: TUNE IN TOMORROW FOR FREE MEDIA TRAINING

Tomorrow's a big day for early-stage startup founders preparing to exhibit in Digital Startup Alley at Disrupt 2020. We're kicking...

‘STALKERWARE' PHONE SPYING APPS HAVE ESCAPED GOOGLE'S AD BAN

Several companies offering phone-spying apps - known as “stalkerware” - are still advertising in Google search results, despite the...

 
 
 

SCRIBD ACQUIRES PRESENTATION-SHARING SERVICE SLIDESHARE FROM LINKEDIN

SlideShare has a new owner, with LinkedIn selling the presentation-sharing service to Scribd for an undisclosed price. According to...

NO PEN REQUIRED: THE DIGITAL FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS

Jeanne Casey Contributor Share on Twitter Jeanne Casey is a principal on the investment team at MetaProp, where she leads new investments...

 
 
 
Zin Boats reinvents the electric speedboat in a bid to become the Tesla of the sea

ZIN BOATS REINVENTS THE ELECTRIC SPEEDBOAT IN A BID TO BECOME THE TESLA OF THE SEA

The automotive industry is knee deep in the vast transition to electric, but one place where gas is still going strong is out on the...

THE ROBOTS OCCUPYING OUR SIDEWALKS

Haben Girma Contributor Share on Twitter Haben Girma is an internationally acclaimed disability justice lawyer and the author of the...

 
 
 

EMERGENCE'S JASON GREEN STILL SEES PLENTY OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR ENTERPRISE SAAS STARTUPS

Jason Green , co-founder and partner at Emergence , has made some solid enterprise SaaS bets over the years, long before it was fashionable...

AIRBNB COULD FILE TO GO PUBLIC THIS MONTH

According to the Wall Street Journal , Airbnb could file confidentially to go public as early as this month. The same report states...

 
 
 

TWITTER NOW LETS EVERYONE LIMIT REPLIES TO THEIR TWEETS

Twitter may describe itself as the town square, but that doesn't mean you have to talk to everyone walking past your seat at the cafe....

How Moovit went from opportunity to a $900M exit in 8 years

HOW MOOVIT WENT FROM OPPORTUNITY TO A $900M EXIT IN 8 YEARS

Omar Téllez Contributor Share on Twitter Omar Téllez is a private investor in several tech companies based in LatAm and Silicon Valley....

 
 
 

ACCESSING SOCIAL GROUPS THROUGH REFERRALS

Julian Shapiro Contributor Share on Twitter Julian Shapiro is the founder of BellCurve.com , a growth marketing team that trains startups...

VALENCE, THE SITE DEDICATED TO INCREASING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FOR THE BLACK COMMUNITY, RAISES $5.25 MILLION

Valence, the Los Angeles-based online community dedicated to increasing economic opportunity for the Black community, has raised $5.25...

 
 
 



Xbox Series X release date range and statement on One X games

Xbox Series X release date range and statement on One X games

Today Microsoft made a sort of promise - more like a statement of intent - for the games that'll be available to play on Xbox Series X at launch. They've suggested that “you... Read more ...

Giant Bombcast 647: The Historical Gamer Strikes Again!

Giant Bombcast 647: The Historical Gamer Strikes Again!

If you're looking for LIVE REAX to the breaking Halo Infinite delay, impressions of the Avengers beta, and expectations for Rocksteady's Suicide Squad game and the Remedy... Read more ...

Android Auto finally adds more navigation apps, Automotive OS expanding

Android Auto finally adds more navigation apps, Automotive OS expanding

Many owners of Wear OS and Android TV devices complain about being treated like second-class citizens when it comes to Google's platforms but they have nothing when it comes to... Read more ...

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux OLED transparent TV looks like a sheet of glass

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux OLED transparent TV looks like a sheet of glass

Have you ever looked at your black TV and wished it looked less obtrusive in your living room? Imagine it as a sheet of glass instead. Well, Xiaomi did that. During its... Read more ...

Sick of unwanted Twitter replies? New feature lets users limit who can reply...

Sick of unwanted Twitter replies? New feature lets users limit who can reply to tweets

Users now have three options for can reply to their tweets: everyone, only people they follow or only people they mention. So could the president limit replies? Yep. Read more ...

Twitter now lets everyone limit who can reply to their tweets

Twitter now lets everyone limit who can reply to their tweets

Back in May, Twitter began testing a new feature that allows users to limit who can reply to their tweets. But so far, the feature has been limited to a small bunch of users in... Read more ...

Xbox Series X could launch on November 6

Xbox Series X could launch on November 6

The potential launch date may have just been discovered. What you need to know The Xbox Series X is Microsoft's flagship next-generation console. The cheaper entry, Xbox Series... Read more ...

Risk of Rain 2: Check out How to Unlock Captain- Soundtrack of This...

Risk of Rain 2: Check out How to Unlock Captain- Soundtrack of This 'Rougelike' Available Now on Spotify and Vinyl

Risk of Rain 2 moves out of early access with update 1.0, unlocking new character 'Captain' with new abilities and items. Also, check out the game's soundtrack available now on... Read more ...

Report: TikTok Collected MAC Addresses From Android Users For Months

Report: TikTok Collected MAC Addresses From Android Users For Months

A new report from The Wall Street Journal alleges that TikTok has been collecting MAC addresses from Android users for months. Typically an app has the right to collect... Read more ...

Microsoft delays Halo Infinite to 2021

Microsoft delays Halo Infinite to 2021

Microsoft and 343 Industries are making the decision to delay the launch of Halo Infinite to 2021. 343 Industries says the delay is related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...