It’s been a year and a half since Google announced App Maker, its online tool for quickly building and deploying business apps on the web. The company has mostly remained quiet about App Maker ever since and kept it in a private preview mode, but today,
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Apple Card launches today for all US customers,
Y Combinator, the genesis for many of the companies that have shaped Silicon Valley including Airbnb, PagerDuty and Stripe, has minted another 200 some graduates.
Apple continues to make use of Shazam, the music recognition app it acquired for $400 million in 2018. Earlier this month, Apple publicly launched its Music for Artists dashboard which included insights powered by Shazam data. Today,
IBM makes the Power Series chips, and as part of that has open sourced some of the underlying technologies to encourage wider use of these chips. The open source pieces have been part of the OpenPower Foundation. Today, the company announced it was moving the foundation under The Linux Foundation,
This edition features Amanda Bradford - Founder/CEO of The League. Amanda talks about modern dating, its limitations, why 'The League' will win, and her candid perspective on other dating startups...
For a few years now, GitHub has been running a program that gives students around the world free access to GitHub Pro and various free and discounted services from other partners as part of its GitHub Education program. In total, over 1.5 million students have now signed up for the program,
Microsoft today launched the first beta builds of its new, Chromium-based Edge browser for Windows and Mac. The new beta channel, which will see a new update roughly every six weeks, will join the existing dev and canary channels, which will continue to see daily and weekly updates, respectively.
If you’re planning to fly into Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport at some point in the future, you might be pleasantly surprised by the transit options. The city struck a deal with Elon Musk today to move forward with its plan to build a high-speed rail between O’Hare and downtown Chicago.
Influential announced today that it has raised $12 million in Series B funding. The funding came from existing investors Capital Zed, ECA Ventures, Paradigm Talent Agency, ROAR and Tech Coast Angels, as well as from Hollywood agency WME . Just a couple weeks ago,
TechCrunch’s Disrupt SF (Sept. 5-7) will be one for the record books, with twice the attendees and twice the programming sessions compared to past Disrupts, which means we can tackle emerging,
I've seen them firing many times, but I've to confess that I've never seen one of these missiles systems getting loaded. It seems as easy as inserting a cartridge in a Nintendo Entertainment system.Read more...
Sadly, smartphones can be a bit fragile. Luckily Logitech has invented the Protection+ case for durability that still manages to be stylish.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/17/iphone-5s-galaxy-s5-logitech-protection-case-saves-your-smartphone-from-18m-drops/
Following fresh complaints from 20 of its competitors, Google could face a fine of four billion euros from the European Commission if it fails to provide a proposal to correct the issue.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/24/google-could-face-record-breaking-eu-fine-over-competition-rules/
And the Oscar goes to: Peeps.This year's Academy Award-nominated films were chock-full of intense dramas and twisted comedies, like Boyhood and Birdman. While these instant classics were satisfying in their own right, they also lacked a certain marshmallowy goodness only Peeps can provide.See also:
美国的乔治华盛顿大学今天向媒体公布消息, 苹果 CEO Tim Cook 将于今年 5 月 17 日, 在毕业典礼上获得公共服务的荣誉博士学位, 并且发表演讲. 大学表示, 此前大学生们提名了 Tim Cook, 最终大学将他选为演讲人. 大学还表示,
In its battle with Netflix and Amazon for streaming video marketshare, Hulu today announced its first-ever licensing agreement with Turner Broadcasting, which sees the streaming video service gaining exclusive subscription rights to several shows’ past seasons from Cartoon Network, Adult Swim,
Y Combinator-incubated Taplytics is announcing that it has raised $2.4 million in seed funding.The startup launched last year as an A/B testing service for mobile apps, and since then it’s added features around mobile analytics and push notifications.