Monday, April 19, 2021
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...
Airbnb nears IPO as Asana and Palantir land their direct listings – TechCrunch

Airbnb nears IPO as Asana and Palantir land their direct listings – .

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A High-Tech Twin for a Renaissance Masterpiece

A Excessive-Tech Twin for a Renaissance Masterpiece

FLORENCE, Italy — For the past five centuries, Michelangelo’s David has been celebrated for its sculptural perfection and its embodiment of youthful beauty and...
Controversial former Uber exec Emil Michael has registered plans for a $250 million SPAC – TechCrunch

Controversial former Uber exec Emil Michael has registered plans for a $250 million SPAC...

SPACs, or special-purpose acquisition companies, are all the rage right now, and people are popping up from all corners to raise them. Among the newest...
Indians Firms May Benefit From Trump's H-1B Limits

Indians Companies Might Profit From Trump’s H-1B Limits

“He was overworked and extremely exhausted,” said his brother, Mukul Jain. “He told me he hadn’t slept in two to three days because he...
Google wakes up from its VR daydream – TechCrunch

Google wakes up from its VR daydream – .

Daydream, Google’s mobile-focused virtual reality platform is losing official support from Google, Android Police reports. The company confirmed that it will no...
A YouTuber Hangs His Own Shingle With an Auction Website

A YouTuber Hangs His Personal Shingle With an Public sale Web site

This audience helped launch Cars & Bids.With the sudden flurry of submissions, Mr DeMuro quickly got to work on his backyard patio with co-founder...
Nintendo’s new RC Mario Kart looks terrific – TechCrunch

Nintendo’s new RC Mario Kart seems terrific – .

In a year, Nintendo would have demoed, in person, Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. The company would have invited select members of the press...

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Once VMware is free from Dell, who might fancy buying it? – TechCrunch

Once VMware is free from Dell, who might fancy buying it? – .

. has been spilled Much digital ink has followed the fate of VMware since it was brought into orbit by Dell thanks to the...
The Oscars Are a Week Away, but How Many Will Watch?

The Oscars Are a Week Away, but How Many Will Watch?

Mr. Soderbergh recognized that there is only so much that producers can do."People's decision-making process about whether or not to watch doesn't seem tied...
Consumer agency warns against Peloton Tread+ use, as company pushes back – TechCrunch

Consumer agency warns against Peloton Tread+ use, as company pushes back – .

Almost exactly a month ago, John Foley, CEO of Peloton, wrote an open letter on the company's treadmill. "I am turning to you...