Wednesday, June 23, 2021
App Store bill passes AZ House, ‘deep nostalgia’ goes viral, Twitter Spaces arrives on Android – TechCrunch

Spotify debuts a Clubhouse rival, Facebook tests Audio Rooms in US, Amazon cuts Appstore...

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly . series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app...
Amazon’s Open Secret - The New York Times

Amazon’s Open Secret – The New York Times

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.This week Amazon acknowledged the...
Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea

Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea

SEOUL - Students ate lunch in silence before gathering in a dimly lit room full of high-performance computers. There, the trainers helped them...
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. ...
A Matchmaker App to Connect Artists and Collectors

A Matchmaker App to Connect Artists and Collectors

LONDON - The art world equivalent of a dating app: That is the idea behind a subscription-based service that will be presented here for...
Ford acquires Electriphi as it prepares to woo EV fleet customers – TechCrunch

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

Ford has two electric vehicles in the pipeline - the e-transit truck and the F-150 Lighting Pro - for commercial customers. The automaker...
China Isn’t the Issue. Big Tech Is.

China Isn’t the Issue. Big Tech Is.

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.We need to have a...
Industrial cybersecurity startup Claroty raises $140M in pre-IPO funding round – TechCrunch

Industrial cybersecurity startup Claroty raises $140M in pre-IPO funding round – .

Claroty, an industrial cybersecurity company that helps customers protect and manage their Internet of Things (IoT) and operating technology (OT), raised $ 140 million...

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No End to Whiplash in Meme Stocks, Crypto and More

No End to Whiplash in Meme Stocks, Crypto and More

Drew Austin, an entrepreneur and investor, invested heavily in cryptocurrencies and NFTs, including digital horses, digital sports cards, and some digital art. It...
Turn Tech to Your Advantage in the New Hybrid Workplace

Turn Tech to Your Advantage in the New Hybrid Workplace

If you work with coworkers from a remote setting, texting or email is likely to be useful for quick conversations, such as a quick...
These Forge cofounders just raised $5 million to work on a new, still-stealth investing startup – TechCrunch

These Forge cofounders just raised $5 million to work on a new, still-stealth investing...

Sohail Prasad and Samvit Ramadurgam are co-founders who met during the summer semester of Y Combinator 2012 and subsequently co-founded Forge, which supports accredited...