Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s Viva Technology conference

Third time is a charm. Viva Technology (or “VivaTech” for short) hosted its kick-off press conference to present this year’s event. And this year is going to be quite special for TechCrunch as well because we’re hosting a Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech and a Hackathon.

Facebook changes algorithm to demote “borderline content” that almost violates its policy

Facebook has changed its News Feed algorithm to demote content that comes close to violating its policies prohibiting misinformation, hate speech, violence, bullying, clickbait so it’s seen by fewer people even it’s highly engaging. In a 5000-word letter by Mark Zuckerberg published today,

Zuckerberg denies knowledge of Facebook’s work with GOP opposition research firm

Today in call with reporters preceded by a frantic if fairly uneventful distraction-pushing media blitz, Facebook responded to a damning New York Times story published yesterday that cited interviews with more than 50 sources privy to Facebook’s decision making.

Citrix pays $200M to acquire Sapho, which connects legacy software with ‘micro apps’

As large organizations grapple with adopting modern work practices without throwing out all of their legacy software, a company that works with them is making an acquisition that it hopes will help with that process. Citrix today is announcing that it has acquired Sapho,

Wonder Ventures aims to dazzle L.A. startups with its new seed-stage fund

Dustin Rosen thinks L.A. has a problem, aside from its famously car-choked highways. There aren’t enough investors willing to write small checks. Most of the so-called micro venture funds have grown their funds to the size of traditional venture firms, and are making bigger bets as a result.

Canonical plans to raise its first outside funding as it looks to a future IPO

It’s been 14 years since Mark Shuttleworth first founded and funded Canonical and the Ubuntu project. At the time, it was mostly a Linux distribution. Today, it’s a major enterprise player that offers a variety of products and services. Throughout the years,

SpaceX gets FCC approval to add 7,518 more satellites to its Starlink constellation

SpaceX's application to add thousands of satellites to its proposed Starlink communications constellation has been approved by the FCC, though it will be some time before the company actually puts those birds in the air.

Facebook will pass off content policy appeals to a new independent oversight body

Facebook doesn’t want to be the arbiter of decency when it comes to content policy decisions, similar to how it looked to third-party fact checkers rather than becoming an arbiter of truth. Today on a press call with journalists,

Announcing Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech this May

TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is headed to VivaTech in Paris on May 24th to find and feature the best early-stage startup across Europe! In partnership with VivaTech,

JD.com’s logistics business raises $2.5B from Hillhouse, Sequoia China and others

JD.com, the Chinese e-commerce giant that is Alibaba’s closest rival, is raising giving its logistics spin-out business a huge boost after it announced that the unit is raising $2.5 billion. JD Logistics, which became a standalone business last April,

Outbrain is launching a product allowing publishers to recommend content on each other’s platform

Outbrain, the network known for distributing garbage clickbait articles and ads on sites across the internet, is now going to offer a premium product that ensures that the articles recommended to folks at the bottom of their screens will be less garbage. Onstage at the Code Media conference,

挑战逆向思维:创意 《剧透警报》四月来袭

这是一款测试玩家适应力的游戏,主角要从最终BOSS之前一路倒着回到起点才能通关。丹麦独立开发商MEGAFUZZ 与发行商tinyBuild GAMES共同合作,联手打造了这充满创意的新作《Spoiler Alert(剧透警报)》。  

点评钱方、盒子的优劣势,移动刷卡设备还有发展潜力吗?

最近应要求看了下钱方和盒子支付,之前除了拉卡拉之外确实没太关注过这类刷卡支付终端,现在发现这个圈子竞争比我想象的激烈得多。

医学教育机构 SSIF 公布新名称

领先医学教育机构 Serono Symposia International Foundation 公布新名称瑞士日内瓦2014年4月28日电 /美通社/ -- 继续医学教育 (CME) 基金会 Serono Symposia International Foundation (SSIF) 宣布启用新名称 EXCEMED - Excellence in Medical Education。(图标:http:

Galaxy S5 mini首曝谍照

一直有消息称三星即将推出迷你版的Galaxy S5,不过曝光的多是配置,而没有谍照。不过在今天,Galaxy S5 mini终于露出了真容。据爆料大神@evleaks透露,Galaxy S5 mini页面短暂出现在三星英国官网。

News Live Tiles app lets you pin any news site to your Windows 8.1 Start Screen

The Start Screen in Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone can come in quite handy -- you can pin different apps, games, and much more. If you are looking for a simple and one-click way to pin websites to your Start Screen, take a look at News Live Tiles for Windows 8.1. 

Seinfeld At 25: 14 Moments About Nothing

On July 5, 1989, NBC aired the first episode of Seinfeld (then known as The Seinfeld Chronicles), a television sitcom that hadn't been picked up for the fall season and seemed unlikely to make any sort of dent on history.Twenty-five years after that broadcast,

MIUI 6 发布会:这才是小米的核心竞争力

什么是小米的核心竞争力?每个人的答案不尽相同,顶尖配置、米粉、性价比?可能每个人都不能忽视 MIUI 的存在。

为什么有些人工作是痛苦的? - kunyashaw

身边一个朋友,每天工作内容多但是都不复杂,但都是些特别容易出错的东西,所以每天兢兢战战,做不好又要被领导批评,这种恶性循环导致每天心神不宁,感觉工作是痛苦的,实在不忍心看到朋友这种焦虑的状态,我们聊了很久总结了以下原因,晒出来,也希望帮助更多的朋友每天工作顺利。

Get phygital: 5 tips for using beacons

This article is part of SWOT Team, a new series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public relations.Remember that old real estate saying, "location, location, location?" Well it isn't just for house-hunters anymore. Marketers take note:

产品、运营与战略的三国杀

Nancy导读:有人推崇产品,有人推崇运营,也有人推崇战略…到底该推崇什么?李智勇系统地分析了这三者之间的思路 […]

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