Saturday, March 6, 2021
Arm CEO Simon Segars discusses AI, data centers, getting acquired by Nvidia and more – TechCrunch

Arm CEO Simon Segars discusses AI, information facilities, getting acquired by Nvidia and extra...

Nvidia is in the process of acquiring chip designer Arm for $40 billion. Coincidentally, both companies are also holding their respective developer conferences this...
John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition

John McAfee Arrested in Spain, and U.S. Seeks Extradition

John David McAfee, an antivirus software pioneer who fled Belize in 2012 ahead of a murder investigation there, has been arrested in Spain on...
Picker, an app to discover products recommended by people you follow, picks up €1.3M seed – TechCrunch

Picker, an app to find merchandise really helpful by individuals you observe, picks up...

Picker, an app that lets you discover and buy products recommended by people you follow, has raised €1.3 million in seed funding. Backing the...
California County Enlists Social Media to Thwart a Misleading Election Photo

How Fb and Twitter Dealt with Trump’s ‘Don’t Be Afraid of Covid’ Put up

Facebook and Twitter are committed to protecting their networks from misinformation about the coronavirus to protect the public's health. But the sites were tested...
Google teams up with Samsonite to launch a Jacquard smart fabric-enabled backpack – TechCrunch

Google groups up with Samsonite to launch a Jacquard sensible fabric-enabled backpack – .

It has been over four years since Project Jacquard, Google’s smart fabric technology, made its debut at the I/O developer conference. Launched...
California County Enlists Social Media to Thwart a Misleading Election Photo

Following Falsehoods: A Reporter’s Strategy on QAnon

We’ve tracked the rise of QAnon-affiliated political candidates, including Marjorie Taylor Greene, a Georgia Republican who is currently on track to be elected to...
Google delays mandating Play Store’s 30% cut in India to April 2022 – TechCrunch

Google delays mandating Play Retailer’s 30% minimize in India to April 2022 – .

Google is postponing the enforcement of its new Play Store billing policy in India to April 2022, days after more than 150 startups...
Jenny Holzer App to Bring ‘Great Books’ Home

Jenny Holzer App to Deliver ‘Nice Books’ Dwelling

For decades, the artist Jenny Holzer has projected phrases - often borrowed sayings - onto surfaces such as building facades, ocean waves and mountains....
Google Play gets new rules, Apple launches app marketing tools, EU looks to rein in tech giants – TechCrunch

Google Play will get new guidelines, Apple launches app advertising instruments, EU seems to...

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the . series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through...
Clinical Trials Hit by Ransomware Attack on Health Tech Firm

Scientific Trials Hit by Ransomware Assault on Well being Tech Agency

The incidents followed more than a thousand ransomware attacks on American cities, counties and hospitals over the past 18 months. The attacks, once treated...

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VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – TechCrunch

VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – .

Lindy Fishburne, a deep science investor, co-founded startup and early-stage venture company Breakout Ventures a few years ago after co-founding Breakout Labs within the...
Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Sergio Rodriguez, a St. Marys, Georgia consultant who owns a Tesla Model X, recently drove a Mach E across the country. Rodriguez said...
California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 – TechCrunch

California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 –...

California could be the first state to give self-driving cars a deadline for electrification. In mid-February, a bill was tacitly incorporated into the legislation of...