Is that the internet we want? – TechCrunch

Is that the internet we want? – TechCrunch

China is exporting its social values, political ads are an important part of free expression, and the definition of…

‘Cloud kitchens’ is an oxymoron – TechCrunch

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

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

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

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

Amazon migrates more than 100 consumer services from Oracle to AWS databases – TechCrunch

Facebook’s new Portal increases privacy, but is still searching for a reason to exist – TechCrunch

Facebook should ban campaign ads. End the lies. – TechCrunch

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook – TechCrunch

What you need to know now – TechCrunch

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

Why it might have been time for new leadership at SAP – TechCrunch

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

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

Descartes Labs snaps up $20M more for its AI-based geospatial imagery analytics platform – TechCrunch

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

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices – TechCrunch

Amazon Music arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

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

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

Microsoft today announced two new open-source projects: Dapr, a portable, event-driven runtime that takes some of the complexity out…

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

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

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

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

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active 2 is a solid smartwatch for Android users – TechCrunch

Apple creates its own TV studio, will produce WWII drama ‘Masters of Air’ – TechCrunch

Life with the Samsung Galaxy Fold – TechCrunch

Twitter comes back to the Mac – TechCrunch

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

Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

Apple Arcade’s black box – TechCrunch

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

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

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

Apple releases latest MacOS update – TechCrunch

Satya Nadella looks to the future with edge computing – TechCrunch

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

Apple’s MacOS Catalina is now available – TechCrunch

Amid AR/VR experiments, Apple reportedly buys UK visual effects studio – TechCrunch

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Farewell, Google Clips – TechCrunch

Farewell, Google Clips – TechCrunch

Amid a slew of updated hardware, Clips has gone missing from Google’s online store. Odds are you probably don’t…

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

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

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

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

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning technology, is now available on Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

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

Google Nest Mini hands-on – TechCrunch

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

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

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

Here’s everything Google just announced at the Made By Google 2019 event – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixel 4 is official – TechCrunch

Google Home Mini is now Nest Mini – TechCrunch

Google teases fully wireless Pixel Buds, arriving Spring 2020 – TechCrunch

Google’s cloud gaming service Stadia will launch on November 19th – TechCrunch

Windows 10: It’s complicated | Computerworld

Google updates its Titan security keys with USB-C – TechCrunch

You probably won’t be buying a Mac Pro this year

Microsoft preps service pack-esque Windows 10 1909 for release

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

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

A lung condition apparently caused by vaping has been reported in every state but Alaska, the CDC has announced. The total number of suspected and confirmed cases has risen to 1,479, and at least 33…

Bosch’s new ‘ear’ for the Space Station’s Astrobee robot will let it ‘hear’ potential mechanical issues – TechCrunch

Bosch’s new ‘ear’ for the Space Station’s Astrobee robot will let it ‘hear’ potential mechanical issues – TechCrunch

Bosch is set to launch a new AI-based sensor system to the International Space Station that could change the way astronauts and ground crew monitor the ISS’s continued healthy operation. The so-called “SoundSee” module will…

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

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

The fact that NVIDIA is updating its Shield TV hardware has already been telegraphed via FCC filing, but a leak earlier today paints much more of a detailed picture. An Amazon listing for a new…

Mobile

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube is partnering with Merchbar on a new integration that will allow artists to sell their official merchandise to their…

This app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

This app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

DoNotPay helps you get out of parking tickets, cancel forgotten subscriptions, and now it can call you when it’s your…

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

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

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

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

After the onstage presentation at Made by Google 2019, we got our hands on a Pixel 4. In this video,…

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

This is the Pixel 4, the handset that literally everyone saw coming. Even by Google’s standards, the handset leaked like…

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Here’s a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about edge computing and use cases for…

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany is resisting US pressure to shut out Chinese tech giant Huawei from its 5G networks — saying it will not…

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

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

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

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Meet Foodvisor, a startup that has built a mobile app that helps you log everything you eat in order to…

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

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

Apester, which helps digital publishers add interactivity to their content, is rolling out a new format called the Story Strip.…

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

Digital media holding company IAC has taken the next step toward spinning off Match Group, with a proposal outlining what…

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered…

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

AMP, Google’s somewhat controversial project for speeding up the mobile web, has always been open-source, but it also always felt…

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

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

Spotify is opening up its Canvas feature to more artists, the company announced this morning, which means you’ll see a…

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

Global app revenue continues to climb, thanks to the growth in mobile gaming and the subscription economy. In the third…

China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

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European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

European Union Member States have published a joint risk assessment report into 5G technology which highlights increased security risks that…

China attacks Apple for allowing Hong Kong crowdsourced police activity app – TechCrunch

China attacks Apple for allowing Hong Kong crowdsourced police activity app – TechCrunch

Apple’s decision to greenlight an app called HKmaps, which is being used by pro-democracy protestors in Hong Kong to crowdsource…

What the hell is up with this Essential device? – TechCrunch

What the hell is up with this Essential device? – TechCrunch

Essential CEO Andy Rubin has been pretty silent over the past year for, well, lots of reasons — both business…

Instagram launches Create mode with On This Day throwbacks – TechCrunch

Instagram launches Create mode with On This Day throwbacks – TechCrunch

Instagram has finally turned Throwback Thursday into an official feature. It’s part of the new Instagram “Create” mode that launches…

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Xage now supports hierarchical blockchains for complex implementations – TechCrunch

Xage now supports hierarchical blockchains for complex implementations – TechCrunch

Xage is working with utilities, energy companies and manufacturers to secure their massive systems, and today it announced some significant…

Salesforce adds integrated order management system to its arsenal – TechCrunch

Salesforce adds integrated order management system to its arsenal – TechCrunch

Salesforce certainly has a lot of tools crossing the sales, service and marketing categories, but until today when it announced…

Okta wants to make every user a security ally – TechCrunch

Okta wants to make every user a security ally – TechCrunch

End users tend to get a bad rap in the security business because they are often the weakest security link.…

Silicon Valley’s competing philosophies on tech ethics with The New Yorker’s Andrew Marantz – TechCrunch

Silicon Valley’s competing philosophies on tech ethics with The New Yorker’s Andrew Marantz – TechCrunch

“If Silicon Valley is going to keep telling itself the story that the only uses of their technology will be…

Suse’s OpenStack Cloud dissipates – TechCrunch

Suse’s OpenStack Cloud dissipates – TechCrunch

Suse, the newly independent open-source company behind the eponymous Linux distribution and an increasingly large set of managed enterprise services,…

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

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

Logitech recently introduced a new mouse and keyboard, the MX Master 3 ($99.99) and MX Keys…

Sentons launches SurfaceWave, a processor and tech to create software-defined surfaces that supercharge touch and gesture – TechCrunch

Zoho launches Catalyst, a new developer platform with a focus on microservices – TechCrunch

Edge computing startup Pensando comes out of stealth mode with a total of $278 million in funding – TechCrunch

Labor leaders and startup founders talk how to build a sustainable gig economy – TechCrunch

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

&Open helps businesses distribute gifts to reward customer loyalty – TechCrunch

In the Accelerator over the Sea – TechCrunch

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

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

Databricks brings its Delta Lake project to the Linux Foundation – TechCrunch

Kabuto is building smart suitcases for geeks – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixel 4 ships October 24, starting at $799 – TechCrunch

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

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

Google Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL not launching in India – TechCrunch

Google overhauls Nest Aware cloud recording plan – TechCrunch

Google launches the $649 Pixelbook Go Chromebook – TechCrunch

Smart home startup Level Home emerges from stealth with $71M and a new take on the smart lock – TechCrunch

Watch Google unveil the Pixel 4 live right here – TechCrunch

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Tulsi Gabbard Rips Hillary Clinton In Twitter Tirade As A ‘Rot’ Sickening Democratic Party

Tulsi Gabbard Rips Hillary Clinton In Twitter Tirade As A ‘Rot’ Sickening Democratic Party

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) is hitting back at Hillary Clinton’s suggestion that her presidential run is…

Commentary: Ahead of England’s big clash, rivals Man Utd and Liverpool deal with reversals of fortune

Boy, 8, found hanged in a basement alongside his sister, 4, ‘was being bullied’

White House stone wall crumbles. Now what?

CEOs, U.S. attorneys general trying to reach opioid settlement

Hillary Clinton: Russia ‘grooming’ US third-party candidate

Brexit day of reckoning: parliament to vote on Johnson’s deal

Hillary Clinton hints Russia is grooming Tulsi Gabbard as third-party candidate | US news

Amid protests, Lebanon’s Hariri sets deadline to resolve crisis

Exclusive: Surprise Syria truce hinged on Turkey’s deadline demand-top official

NBA’s relationship with China frayed over Hong Kong protests

Texas police release CCTV in hunt for killers

Trump nominates Dan Brouillette to replace Energy Secretary Rick Perry

Erdogan threatens to restart Syria operation after Trump insists Turkey ‘very much wants the ceasefire’ – Raw Story

Zuckerberg’s Warped History Lesson and the Age of Incoherence

Supreme Court Takes Up Case Over Quick Deportations

Boeing may have ‘unknowingly’ misled regulators about crash-linked software | Business

‘Witcher 3,’ ‘Overwatch,’ and the Beauty of the Impossible Nintendo Switch Port

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U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal over rapid deportation dispute

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Microsoft adds per-app time limits to its parental controls – TechCrunch

Microsoft adds per-app time limits to its parental controls – TechCrunch

Microsoft is following Apple and Google’s lead with today’s launch of per-app and per-game time limits…

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

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

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

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

HTC stopped innovating on smartphones, new CEO admits – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg says Facebook will sue to stop EU’s global content takedowns – TechCrunch

Stock trading app Robinhood revamps its newsfeed with The Wall Street Journal and ad-free videos – TechCrunch

Six Inevitable Technologies and the Milestones They Unlock

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

Lookout, Robinhood. E*Trade, Schwab, Ameritrade go zero-fee – TechCrunch

YouTube Music is launching three personalized playlists – TechCrunch

Apple launches Deep Fusion feature in beta on iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro – TechCrunch

Knowable launches its “not a podcast” $100 audio classes – TechCrunch

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

IT Careers: 12 Job Skills in Demand for 2020

Spotify now lets you add podcasts to playlists – TechCrunch

Facebook tries hiding Like counts to fight envy – TechCrunch

App Annie acquires analytics firm Libring, bringing ad tech-related insights to its platform – TechCrunch

OnePlus 7T arrives with Android 10 in October for $599 – TechCrunch

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Nadella warns government conference not to betray user trust – TechCrunch

Nadella warns government conference not to betray user trust – TechCrunch

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, delivering the keynote at the Microsoft Government Leaders Summit in Washington, DC…

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

Forward Networks raises $35M to help enterprises map, track, and predict their networks’ behavior – TechCrunch

Amazon introduces a Kindle for kids – TechCrunch

An interview with Dr. Stuart Russell, author of “Human Compatible, Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control” – TechCrunch

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

Snap CEO isn’t expecting much from Facebook antitrust investigations – TechCrunch

Facebook faces government pressure over encryption – TechCrunch

Google-backed Dunzo raises $45M to expand its hyperlocal delivery startup in India – TechCrunch

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

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

Harness launches Continuous Insights to measure software team performance – TechCrunch

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

Kong acquires Insomnia, launches Kong Studio for API development – TechCrunch

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

Embracing the Founder to CEO (F2C) Journey – TechCrunch

Honeycomb.io raises $11.4M to help developers observe and debug their apps – TechCrunch

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

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

Facebook faces VR challenges – TechCrunch