Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Lanturn, a Singaporean tech-enabled corporate services provider, raises $3 million seed round – TechCrunch

Lanturn, a Singaporean tech-enabled company providers supplier, raises $three million seed spherical – .

Running a small to medium-sized business means a small staff needs to juggle a plethora of tasks, like bookkeeping, tax records and regulatory filings....
Why Conspiracy Theories Are So Addictive Right Now

Why Conspiracy Theories Are So Addictive Proper Now

Some of what’s happening is related to the dynamics of social media platforms, which favor bold, engaging claims over dry and careful ones. But...
Apple brings Health Records to iPhone in the UK and Canada – TechCrunch

Apple brings Well being Data to iPhone within the UK and Canada – .

Apple has added support for the Health Records feature of its Health app on iPhones in two new markets – the UK and...
Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers

Trump Strikes to Tighten Visa Entry for Excessive-Expert International Staff

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced significant changes on Tuesday to the H-1B visa program for high-skilled workers, substantially raising the wages that U.S....
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...

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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...