Built Robotics raises $33M for its self-driving construction equipment – TechCrunch

Built Robotics raises $33M for its self-driving construction equipment – TechCrunch

Built Robotics, a company aiming to make construction equipment autonomous, is announcing a $33 million Series B round this…

How Automattic wants to build the operating system of the web – TechCrunch

Cannabis logistics startup Wayv launches dynamic distribution platform – TechCrunch

As it readies a test for vaping additives, cannabis testing company Cannalysis raises $22.6 million – TechCrunch

Automattic raises $300M – TechCrunch

Marissa Mayer and Alfred Lin are coming to Disrupt SF 2019 – TechCrunch

‘The best VC on Instagram’ is now VC-backed – TechCrunch

Quilt Data launches from stealth with free portal to access petabytes of public data – TechCrunch

Zume will provide food trucks for &pizza – TechCrunch

Rocket Lab moves closer to opening U.S. launch facility with landing pad completion – TechCrunch

Automattic raises $300 million at $3 billion valuation from Salesforce Ventures – TechCrunch

Shipper, a platform for e-commerce logistics in Indonesia, raises $5 million – TechCrunch

This young litigation finance startup just secured $100 million to chase cases it thinks will win – TechCrunch

On-demand plant food startup Simple Feast raises $33M B round to push its climate credentials – TechCrunch

Get your Startup Alley Exhibitor package plus bonus hotel stay – TechCrunch

The founders of Robin Healthcare think doctors need smart assistants, too – TechCrunch

LunchClub raises $4M from a16z for its AI warm intro service – TechCrunch

Out of the box influencer strategies to accelerate awareness for your startup – TechCrunch

Stephen Curry Brings SC30 Inc. to Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

Video ad company Eyeview names Rob Deichert as its new CEO – TechCrunch

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New Relic launches platform for developers to build custom apps – TechCrunch

New Relic launches platform for developers to build custom apps – TechCrunch

When Salesforce launched Force.com in 2007 as a place for developers to build applications on top of Salesforce, it…

Tableau update uses AI to increase speed to insight – TechCrunch

Salesforce brings AI power to its search tool – TechCrunch

Aliro comes out of stealth with $2.7M to ‘democratize’ quantum computing with developer tools – TechCrunch

Salesforce is building an app to gauge a company’s sustainability progress – TechCrunch

Data storage company Cloudian launches a new edge analytics subsidiary called Edgematrix – TechCrunch

Ten years after Adobe bought Omniture, the deal comes into clearer focus – TechCrunch

Salesforce launches vertical clouds – TechCrunch

Walt Disney Studios partners with Microsoft Azure on cloud innovation lab – TechCrunch

Salesforce doubles down on verticals, launches Manufacturing and Consumer Goods Clouds – TechCrunch

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Ten questions for 2020 presidential candidate John Delaney – TechCrunch

The mainframe business is alive and well, as IBM announces new Z15 – TechCrunch

IBM brings Cloud Foundry and Red Hat OpenShift together – TechCrunch

Kubernetes co-founder Craig McLuckie is as tired of talking about Kubernetes as you are – TechCrunch

HashiCorp announces fully managed service mesh on Azure – TechCrunch

Payments giant Stripe debuts a credit card in its latest step into the financing fray – TechCrunch

HashiCorp expands Terraform free version, adds paid tier for SMBs – TechCrunch

New investment firm wants to change the way we fund early stage companies — from New Hampshire – TechCrunch

Q-CTRL raises $15M for software that reduces error and noise in quantum computing hardware – TechCrunch

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The portable $399 Sonos Move is like having two great speakers in one – TechCrunch

The portable $399 Sonos Move is like having two great speakers in one – TechCrunch

Sonos has released their first ever portable speaker with a built-in battery: The $399 Sonos Move, which starts shipping…

India bans e-cigarettes citing youth health concerns – TechCrunch

Facebook launches Portal TV, a $149 video chat set-top box – TechCrunch

Pax Labs’ Bharat Vasan is out as CEO – TechCrunch

The Sony RX100 VII is the best compact camera you can buy – TechCrunch

Apple awards another $250 million to precision glass maker Corning – TechCrunch

Google is bringing data saver feature to Android TVs – TechCrunch

After conquering smartphones, PopSocket sets its sights on beverages – TechCrunch

Google will unveil the Pixel 4 and other new hardware on October 15 – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S6 combines creative flexibility with great design – TechCrunch

This prosthetic arm combines manual control with machine learning – TechCrunch

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest – TechCrunch

Nintendo shows off exercise-powered RPG for Switch, Ring Fit Adventure – TechCrunch

ckbk pulls a ‘Spotify for recipes’ out of the beta oven – TechCrunch

Why does the new iPhone 11 Pro have 3 cameras? – TechCrunch

The Polaroid Lab uses the light from your phone’s screen to turn digital photos into Polaroids – TechCrunch

Apple introduces the A13 Bionic for the iPhone 11 – TechCrunch

Apple introduces the Apple Watch Series 5 with always-on display – TechCrunch

Watch Apple unveil the new iPhone live right here – TechCrunch

FDA says Juul ‘ignored the law’ and warns it may take action – TechCrunch

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Does NoOps Signal the End for Infrastructure Employees?

Does NoOps Signal the End for Infrastructure Employees?

Will AI and automation eliminate the need for the people who now keep IT infrastructures in operation? Not if those people take charge of their own futures. NoOps (No Operations) is the idea that emerging…

VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights

VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights

IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools. Managing extensive virtualized infrastructure, such as hybrid cloud environments, presents unending challenges in administration and resource-allocation. Cloud…

10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

When your systems slow to a crawl it’s easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes — and fixes –may relate to how enterprises do business these days. 1 of 11 Image: Pixabay…

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5 Ways Android Won Me Over

5 Ways Android Won Me Over

From security to “Lego” programming, Android has more going for it than you might think. For the past two years,…

Hacker Weev Free After Appeal

Hacker Weev Free After Appeal

Andrew “Weev” Auernheimer, who embarrassed AT&T by exposing a security flaw, had his conviction overturned by federal appeals court.  …

Google Glass Goes Public – InformationWeek

Google Glass Goes Public – InformationWeek

Google Glass Explorer Program will be open to US-based adults on tax day. 20 Great Ideas To Steal In 2014…

Amazon Plans 3D Phone: Report

Amazon Plans 3D Phone: Report

Amazon phone capable of displaying images in three dimensions could ship this fall. Microsoft Office For iPad: 7 Questions Answered…

Facebook Changes: What To Expect

Facebook Changes: What To Expect

Facebook cracks down on spammy posts, tweaks privacy options, and revamps messaging. Here’s what it means to you. 10 Famous…

Luring The Elusive Cyber Security Pro

Luring The Elusive Cyber Security Pro

Struggling to find scarce IT security talent? Make sure your hiring managers understand the certifications and match candidates for skills…

Twitter Posts Betray Illness – InformationWeek

Twitter Posts Betray Illness – InformationWeek

Tweets reveal whether you have influenza, according to Penn State researchers. 15 Apps For Healthy Living (Click image for larger…

Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR

Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR

In a project to make financial disclosure and campaign contribution data public, Georgia turns to Captricity’s hybrid system, which combines…

Google Maps Shows Crimea As Russian To Russians

Google Maps Shows Crimea As Russian To Russians

Google makes Crimea part of Russia on the Russian version of Google Maps and draws protests and scrutiny. Twitter Revamp:…

Enterprise Wearables Will Avoid BYOD Pitfalls

Enterprise Wearables Will Avoid BYOD Pitfalls

Wearable devices made for the enterprise will offer more immediate value than BYOD programs. Here’s why. By now, it’s clear…

Secure Collaboration Tool Aims to Stop Data Leaks

Secure Collaboration Tool Aims to Stop Data Leaks

BAE Systems’ leakage-prevention Secure Information Broker Appliance program edits info your organization doesn’t want outsiders to see. Domestic Drones: 5…

Facebook Friend Tracking: 3 Facts

Facebook Friend Tracking: 3 Facts

Facebook’s “Nearby Friends” feature will track, store, and share your location with friends. Before you turn it on, here’s what…

Heartbleed Will Require Rehab – InformationWeek

Heartbleed Will Require Rehab – InformationWeek

Patches are just band-aids. Heartbleed’s long-term effects will force companies to reassess how they deploy and manage technology. Security experts…

Doctors Doping: What Can Tech Do?

Doctors Doping: What Can Tech Do?

It’s estimated 100,000 healthcare professionals abuse prescription drugs, endangering patients and hospitals. Video, bar coding, and even robots could bring…

Sensitive Data: What Constitutes ‘Reasonable Protection’?

Sensitive Data: What Constitutes ‘Reasonable Protection’?

NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework takes on new context for industry execs in light of FTC lawsuit against the Wyndham hotel chain…

Google Street View Offers Time Travel

Google Street View Offers Time Travel

Street View images from different periods can now be compared to see how places have changed over time. Google’s 10…

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LinkedIn launches skills assessments, tests that let you beef up your credentials for job hunting – TechCrunch

LinkedIn launches skills assessments, tests that let you beef up your credentials for job hunting – TechCrunch

LinkedIn, the social networking service for the working world, is today taking the wraps off its latest effort to provide…

Facebook rolls out new video tools, plus Instagram and IGTV scheduling feature – TechCrunch

Facebook rolls out new video tools, plus Instagram and IGTV scheduling feature – TechCrunch

Facebook on Monday announced a number of updates aimed at video creators and publishers, during a session at the International…

Patreon sells product curation site Kit to GeniusLink – TechCrunch

Patreon sells product curation site Kit to GeniusLink – TechCrunch

Patreon, the platform for independent content creators to operate membership businesses for their core fans, announced it is selling the…

Google Photos adds a time-traveling version of Stories, plus more sharing and printing options – TechCrunch

Google Photos adds a time-traveling version of Stories, plus more sharing and printing options – TechCrunch

Google Photos is getting its own version of Stories. But instead of focusing on what you’re doing now, as Stories…

Facebook tightens policies around self-harm and suicide – TechCrunch

Facebook tightens policies around self-harm and suicide – TechCrunch

Timed with World Suicide Prevention Day, Facebook is tightening its policies around some difficult topics including self-harm, suicide, and eating…

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Google Fi gets an unlimited plan – TechCrunch

Google Fi gets an unlimited plan – TechCrunch

For the longest time, Google Fi didn’t play the unlimited calls, text and data game and…

How to Create a Performance-Focused Culture

Yelp adds predictive wait times and a new way for restaurants to share updates – TechCrunch

Zyl raises $1.1 million to resurface old memories from your photos – TechCrunch

Apple unveils new iPhones – TechCrunch

iFixit gives Fairphone 3 a perfect 10 for repairability – TechCrunch

What the iPhone 11 says about Apple’s present — and future – TechCrunch

iPhone 11 Pro hands-on – TechCrunch

iOS 13 will be available on September 19 – TechCrunch

Microsoft debuts a new version of its To Do app as Wunderlist founder expresses remorse – TechCrunch

Apple tweaks its App Store algorithm as antitrust investigations loom – TechCrunch

The Vivaldi browser lands on Android – TechCrunch

Fairphone 3 is a normal smartphone with ethical shine – TechCrunch

Xiaomi has shipped 100 million smartphones in India – TechCrunch

Google’s new feature will help you find something to watch – TechCrunch

After announcing Galaxy Fold release date, Samsung cancels older preorders – TechCrunch

What to expect from Apple’s September 10 iPhone event – TechCrunch

TCL adopts Tempow’s multi-device bluetooth streaming tech – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold arrives in Korea September 6, US in ‘coming weeks’ – TechCrunch

‘Mental fitness’ startup Elevate Labs launches a personalized meditation app called Balance – TechCrunch

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Spotify users can now share music and podcasts to Snapchat – TechCrunch

Spotify users can now share music and podcasts to Snapchat – TechCrunch

Spotify users can now share their favorite music and podcasts with friends on Snapchat, the company…

Looking to become the video-based social network of the gaming world, Medal.tv raises $9 million – TechCrunch

NY attorney general will lead antitrust investigation into Facebook – TechCrunch

Facebook Dating comes to the US – TechCrunch

Facebook is making its own deepfakes and offering prizes for detecting them – TechCrunch

Facebook’s lead EU regulator is asking questions about its latest security fail – TechCrunch

YouTube launches a dedicated Fashion vertical – TechCrunch

Facebook Dating launches in the U.S., adds Instagram integration – TechCrunch

Depop CEO Maria Raga tells us everything about social e-commerce at Disrupt Berlin – TechCrunch

Pandora now lets you share music and podcasts to your Instagram Stories – TechCrunch

Facebook might remove Like counts – TechCrunch

The NFL joins TikTok in multi-year partnership – TechCrunch

Facebook rolls out new business tools for Messenger, kills the ‘Discover’ tab – TechCrunch

‘Behind the Screen’ illuminates the invisible, indispensable content moderation industry – TechCrunch

Facebook will require political advertisers provide further credentials, or have their ads paused – TechCrunch

YouTube to reduce conspiracy theory recommendations in the UK – TechCrunch

How to use Amazon and advertising to build a D2C startup – TechCrunch

Facebook succeeds in blocking German FCO’s privacy-minded order against combining user data – TechCrunch

Facebook really doesn’t want you to read these emails – TechCrunch

Twitter picks up team from narrative app Lightwell in its latest effort to improve conversations – TechCrunch