Chime, the no-fees mobile bank valued at $500 million as of its last round, has put some of its funds to use with its first acquisition. The deal is for Pinch, a startup that was focused on helping millennials and other young adults build better credit.
It’s been a busy week — it’s tough to keep up with all the cybersecurity news. We’ve collected some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from the week — from TechCrunch and afar — to keep you up to date with the latest hacks, privacy breaches and security stories you need to know.
I’m starting to get that thing where my iPhone XS screen feels super tiny when I switch back from the Fold to send a text message from my number. Someone recently asked me if I’m going to have trouble giving the device back to Samsung in a few days, and while the answer is a […]
The government of Sri Lanka has temporarily blocked access to several social media services following deadly explosions that ripped through the country, killing at least 207 people and injuring hundreds more. Eight bombings were reported, including during Easter services at three churches,
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Samsung tries to deliver a big innovation and fails miserably. A big story this week on TechCrunch was that in the buildup to the release of the Samsung Galaxy Fold, potentially one of the weirdest, most innovative,
Names, soccer players, musicians and fictional characters make up some of the worst passwords of the year, according to the U.K. government’s National Cyber Security Center. But nothing beats “123456” as the worst password of all. It’s no shock to any seasoned security pro. For years,
Technology shrinks the world, makes geography less relevant. People find kinship, common cause, and community on the Internet, across nations and sometimes even languages. When the Internet began to erupt, when its connections began to draw such people closer together,
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Tomorrow is apparently Batman Day. That mostly means promotions from the folks at DC Entertainment and the long awaited launch of the company’s DC Universe streaming service. If nothing else, the site is an interesting mix of multimedia content in a world of video-only sites,
Mary Meeker is leaving Kleiner Perkins to build a new fund and she's taking the firm's growth team with her, as first reported by Recode. Meeker, widely known for her annual Internet Trends Report, joined the firm in 2010 after two decades as a managing director at Morgan Stanley.
It’s been over a year since highly classified exploits built by the National Security Agency were stolen and published online. One of the tools, dubbed EternalBlue, can covertly break into almost any Windows machine around the world.
You would think that by now the Internet would have grown up enough that things like online banking, email, or government websites would rely on thoroughly engineered security to make sure your data isn't intercepted by attackers.
投资公司Cowen & Co分析师蒂莫西·阿库里(Timothy Arcuri)称，苹果考虑与健康保险公司合作，像移动运营商补贴智能手机那样对传言中的iWatch健康腕带提供补贴。
2011年，720p 屏幕分辨率盛行，2012 年和 2013 年升级到了 1080p 分辨率，2014 年，QHD（2K分辨率）对我们来说也不再陌生。国内已经有好几款手机搭配 QHD 屏幕，在国际市场上，LG G3 也将搭载 QHD 屏幕亮相。
The next iPhone will be Apple’s thinnest ever, it seems, with component manufacturers working on slimming down multiple elements including the battery.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/20/iphone-6-expected-to-be-super-thin-handset-set-for-ipad-air-style-trim-down/
The wife of a man whose life was threatened by the Islamic State has asked the terrorist group to "see it in their hearts to release" her husband, Alan Henning, according to a statement provided by the United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office Saturday.The statement,
Apple just released OS X Yosemite. It looks pretty nice. The typeface is new . The menus are frosty. The new "Dark Mode" is dashing. And, best of all, the icons are fresh and delightful . Well, most of them are.Read more...
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