Saturday, June 19, 2021
Gillmor Gang: HBO Plus – TechCrunch

Gillmor Gang: Get Again – .

Today we sat on the deck with our daughter Ella and her friend Nick. Nick knew that I was fascinated by everything to do...
Google Is Suddenly Paying for News in Australia. What About Everywhere Else?

Google Is All of a sudden Paying for Information in Australia. What About All...

Josh Frydenberg, who as federal treasurer would have enormous discretion over the new legislation, has his own media relations. In 2016, he was the...
Gillmor Gang: HBO Plus – TechCrunch

Again Then Now – .

Still figuring out what this newsletter is, I’m torn between aggregation and writing. The inputs vary from blog posts, Twitter threads, and the occasional...
A mostly aesthetic update – TechCrunch

A principally aesthetic replace – .

It’s been a busy few weeks for smart speakers. Amazon kicked things off in late September with newer, rounder versions of both the...
Google backs one-year-old Indian startup DotPe in $27.5 million fundraise – TechCrunch

Google backs one-year-old Indian startup DotPe in $27.5 million fundraise – .

Google's most recent investment in India is a startup helping companies get online. One-year-old DotPe, a Gurgaon-based startup, said Friday it raised $ 27.5 million...
Real raises $10M from Lightspeed, Megan Rapinoe and others to rethink therapy – TechCrunch

Real raises $10M from Lightspeed, Megan Rapinoe and others to rethink therapy – .

Mental health has been the focus of attention over the past year, and startup Real is looking to shake up the room with a...
Google Aims to Be the Anti-Amazon of E-Commerce. It Has a Long Way to Go.

Google Aims to Be the Anti-Amazon of E-Commerce. It Has a Long Way to...

OAKLAND, Calif. - Google has tried, with little success, copying Amazon's Playbook to become the internet's mall. Now it is trying something else:...

Reasons Not to Move to the Cloud -Spot Migration 1400 E Touhy Ave, Suite...

Here are the Reasons Not to Move to the Cloud Data storage is a big concern for every business these days as no business can...
Signalling that privacy is coming to DeFi, Sienna Network raises $11.2M for its platform – TechCrunch

Signalling that privacy is coming to DeFi, Sienna Network raises $11.2M for its platform...

Last week we saw some major backing for the Secret Network's blockchain when major blockchain players, Arrington Capital and Blocktower Capital, invested in the...
Robinhood Recaps From a Volatile Year

Robinhood Recaps From a Unstable Yr

In 2020, wild fluctuations in stock markets caused by the pandemic turned millions of people into opportunistic investors. After stocks fell in March, veteran...

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Ford acquires Electriphi as it prepares to woo EV fleet customers – TechCrunch

Spotify and Ford make acquisitions – .

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No, there is no evidence that the F.B.I. organized the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

No, there is no evidence that the F.B.I. organized the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

Influential conservative voices have promoted an unsubstantiated theory based on a misinterpretation of the legal terminology that the FBI organized the Siege of the...
Mediflash is a freelancer marketplace for health professionals – TechCrunch

Mediflash is a freelancer marketplace for health professionals – .

Meet Mediflash, a new French startup looking to improve temporary work in healthcare facilities such as nursing homes, clinics and mental health facilities. ...