Daily Crunch: Final Oculus co-founder departs Facebook

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. Facebook is losing its last Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell,

ZmURL customizes Zoom link previews with images & event sites

Sick of sharing those generic Zoom video call invites that all look the same? Wish your Zoom link preview’s headline and image actually described your meeting? Want to protect your Zoom calls from trolls by making attendees RSVP to get your link? ZmURL.com has you covered. Launching today,

Google research makes for an effortless robotic dog trot

As capable as robots are, the original animals after which they tend to be designed are always much, much better. That's partly because it's difficult to learn how to walk like a dog directly from a dog — but this research from Google's AI labs make it considerably easier.

Want to survive the downturn? Better build a platform

When you look at the most successful companies in the world, they are almost never just one simple service. Instead, they offer a platform with a range of services and an ability to connect to it to allow external partners and developers to extend the base functionality that the company provides.

Pandemic puts the brakes on micromobility

As of this writing, nearly a million people globally have been infected with the novel coronavirus and 50,322 have died. Healthcare systems are overwhelmed, consumers and profiteers are hoarding supplies and some service workers have launched strikes while many others have been let go.

Zoom will enable waiting rooms by default to stop Zoombombing

Zoom is making some drastic changes to prevent rampant abuse as trolls attack publicly-shared video calls. Starting April 5th, it will require passwords to enter calls via Meeting ID, since these may be guessed or reused. Meanwhile,

Stocks drop as unemployment spikes

Stocks fell in regular trading Friday, as all major American indices fell in the wake of a broadly negative jobs report. With more than 700,000 jobs lost in the March data, unemployment in the United States rose from 3.5% to 4.4%.

The pandemic is already reshaping tech’s misinformation crisis

Since 2016, social media companies have faced an endless barrage of bad press and public criticism for failing to anticipate how their platforms could be used for dark purposes at the scale of populations—undermining democracies around the world, say,

Ex-NSA chief Mike Rogers and Team8 founder Nadav Zafrir will be at Disrupt SF

What happens when two former spies meet the startup world? We’re about to find out. We’re pleased to announce former National Security Agency director Adm. Mike Rogers will be at Disrupt SF on October 2-4. The former U.S.

Huawei employees reportedly aided African governments in spying

A new report from The Wall Street Journal could be another damning piece of evidence for a company already under a good deal of international scrutiny. The paper is reporting that technicians working for Huawei helped members of government in Uganda and Zambia spy on political opponents.

Why chipmaker Broadcom is spending big bucks for aging enterprise software companies

Last year Broadcom, a chipmaker, raised eyebrows when it acquired CA Technologies, an enterprise software company with a broad portfolio of products, including a sizable mainframe software tools business. It paid close to $19 billion for the privilege. Then last week,

商业银行与第三方支付机构的商业争夺战——信息图

市场份额:2009年银行结算总额1200万亿元,第三方支付总额5550.3亿元。余额宝加支付宝的沉淀资金占比为1.4%,2013年10月末居民储蓄存款余额共44万亿。

游戏配件厂商Razer获英特尔投资 估值超10亿美元

据《华尔街日报》报道,知情人士透露,游戏硬件开发商 Razer 刚刚通过英特尔旗下风险投资机构完成了新一轮融资,获得了超过 10 亿美元的估值。

OcciWrapper使用指南(高性能Oracle访问组件) - CUCmehp(likesmiles)

occiwrapper使用指南 occiwrapper是一个开源的、跨平台的Oracle访问组件, 方便C++开发者们灵活地操作oracle数据库。为了方便使用,组件中的接口形式参考的POCO库的使用方式。occiwrapper采用如下的形式执行SQL语句:1 occiwrapper::S...

微软要放弃IE浏览器了?!Windows 10或搭载新浏览器Spartan

从1995年发行到现在,IE浏览器可以说是一个互联网上老古董了,现在看上去微软好像也觉得自家的浏览器应该重造而不是每年小修小补一下。

PS4坎坷终登中国市场 外媒质疑国内玩家购买力

3月20日,据彭博社网站报道,索尼周五在中国市场发布了PS4游戏机,不过只有6款游戏和最基本的在线服务。

NuForce 旗艦耳機初試啼聲之作, Optoma NuForce Primo 8 動手玩

知名音響品牌 Optoma NuForce 原本都是以針對客廳、視聽室的環境規劃音響產品,不過他們也趕上行動設備與個人房間聆聽的風潮,推出針對行動的產品線,除了電腦用的 USB DAC 以及一體機之外,而後也推出數款針對行動設備的平價耳機產品,不過很出乎意料的, 首款高單價旗艦級耳機產品並非選擇耳罩,而是採用四平衡電樞單體的 Primo 8 。

伦敦透明太阳能公交候车亭投入运营

黑暗沉闷的公交候车亭可能很快成为过去的事情了,伦敦第一座透明太阳能候车亭上周五在金丝雀码头商业区投入运营。这座透明太阳能候车亭据报道能够为一个标准的伦敦家庭提供一年的电力,并且将用于驱动候车亭周围的电力广告牌和交通基础设施。

余晟:我理解的架构师

文/余晟  昨天参加了了 TopGeek 在浦东软件园举行的架构师大会,与新老朋友讨论了一些关于架构师的话题。其中不少正是我近来一直在思考的问题,索性把我的观点写出来,与大家共同探讨。  首先说说为什么架构 ... ...

Have we seen the last of the All Writs Act in the encryption fight?

A judge today officially put an end to the fight between the Justice Department and Apple over unlocking the iPhone of a New York man convicted of selling drugs. U.S.

心脏都能3D打印了 用于器官移植还远吗?

一位遭受车祸的重伤员正被抬上救护车,在医护人员对他进行紧急救治的同时,其全身的损伤数据被扫描并被传送至医院,伤者因心脏破裂危在旦夕,医生立即着手为其打印一颗心脏,当伤者到达医院被推入手术室时,心脏也刚刚打印好并被植入伤者体内……这看似只在科幻片里出现的场景将逐步变成现实。如今,通过生物3D打印技术,人们已经“制造”出皮肤、骨头、血管、膀胱等人体组织或简单器官,那么,我们离器官打印和应用还有多远?

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