This Week in Apps: Apple slashes commissions, Twitter launches Fleets, warnings about Parler

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record 204 billion downloads and $120 billion in consumer spending in 2019.

Review: Sketchboard Pro for iPad

Sketchboard Pro

2-year-old CRED valued at $800 million after $80 million funding round

CRED, a two-year-old startup that is helping credit card users in India improve their financial behaviour, has raised $80 million in a new financing round, a source familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The new financing round, a Series C for CRED, was led by existing investor DST Global.

Dozens of tech companies sign ‘Tech for Good Call’ following French initiative

A couple of years ago, French President Emmanuel Macron initiated the Tech for Good Summit by inviting 50 tech CEOs to discuss the challenges in the tech industry and make some announcements. Usually, tech CEOs meet ahead of Viva Technology, a tech event in Paris. This year,

The road to smart city infrastructure starts with research

Distributed ledger technology (DLT), when applied correctly, can do for a city's infrastructure what existing technologies cannot.

Alphabet’s DeepMind achieves historic new milestone in AI-based protein structure prediction

DeepMind, the AI technology company that’s part of Google parent Alphabet, has achieved a significant breakthrough in AI-based protein structure prediction.

As Slack acquisition rumors swirl, a look at Salesforce’s six biggest deals

The rumors ignited last Thursday that Salesforce had interest in Slack. This morning, CNBC is reporting the deal is all but done and will be announced tomorrow. Chances are, this is going to a big number, but this won’t be Salesforce’s first big acquisition.

Materialize scores $40 million investment for SQL streaming database

Materialize, the SQL streaming database startup built on top of the open source Timely Dataflow project, announced a $32 million Series B investment today led by Kleiner Perkins with participation from Lightspeed Ventures. While it was at it,

Watch SpaceX launch a satellite that will monitor the world’s oceans

SpaceX is set to launch a Falcon 9 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Saturday morning, with a target liftoff time of 9:17 AM PST (12:17 PM EST). This is the Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich Mission, which carries a satellite of the same name developed by the European Space Agency, NASA,

All IPOs should be paid for in Robux

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast (now on Twitter!), where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This is an all-time first for the show, it’s an Equity Leftovers.

Daily Crunch: Roblox is going public

Roblox opens its books, Snap makes an acquisition and Pfizer and BioNTech seek regulatory approval for their vaccine. This your Daily Crunch for November 20, 2020. The big story: Roblox is going public The child-friendly gaming company filed confidentially to go public in October,

每周教育投资盘点(2月17日-2月23日)

1、在线英语学习网站VIPABC母公司TutorGroup获得1亿美元B轮投资;2、慧科教育(开课吧)获得复星昆仲近亿元A轮投资;3、教育软件开发商Renaissance Learning获得4000万美元A轮投资;4、语言学习网站Duolingo获得2000万美元C轮投资。

World Cup Preview: Group B's Clash of 2010 Titans

This is the second post in a series previewing the World Cup's eight groups. Check back later this week for looks at groups C, D, E, F, G and H.The 2014 World Cup's Group B features both Spain and the Netherlands, which faced off for the trophy in 2010.

Garnero Group Acquisition Company公布首次公开发售的定价

圣保罗2014年6月27日电 /美通社/ -- Garnero Group Acquisition Company (NASDAQ: GGACU) 今天宣布,美国证券交易委员会 (Securities and Exchange Commission) 声明其 S-1 表登记声明(美国证券交易委员会文件号333-196117)有效。

【周末荐书】重来2:更为简单高效的远程工作方式

两个作者以自己成功的软件公司37signals为例,详细介绍了远程办公这种全新的工作方式,包括相关的工具、陷阱以及不利因素。

做成移动电商,需要跨过哪三道坎儿?

昨天看到口袋购物融资数亿美元的消息,非常吃惊。据说腾讯1.5亿美元占股10%,意味着估值接近15亿美元,是不是真的值那么多钱?我不是来黑哪家,也不是来捧哪家,更不是相关从业者。

芝加哥及大数据:智慧城市的未来

编者注:尼克·洛加斯(Nick Rojas)是一名商业顾问和作家,生活在加州洛杉矶。 作 为一种文明,我们可能并不会变得越来越智能。然而,我们使用的技术毫无疑问将会发生这种改变。

中国多家校园P2P共享站关闭

中国的IPv6校园资源分享站—北航未来花园BT、东北大学—维空间、北大博雅等都已被关闭,北京邮电大学学生也表示,其IPv6分享站北邮人BT也会在几日后关闭。

Holy Hell This Power Rangers Reboot Is Dark As F*ck

James Van Der Beek and Katee Sackhoff star in Joseph Kahn's (Detention, Toque) R-rated, NSFW Power Rangers short film. We did not think the Power Rangers could be this dark. We were so wrong. Read more...

看轻WP8的HTC要在Win10上大干一场

    如果说哪一款设备是有史以来最性感的Windows Phone手机,那HTC One […]

公众号编新闻吸粉 经营者被公诉

个人微信公众号为了博眼球吸粉,“创作”了一篇《农夫山泉停产,市面上所售90%都是造假水》——消息在朋友圈内迅速扩散,层层传播,民警仅仅从三个省市调查的部分经销商退货情况来看,这篇文章至少造成了农夫山泉将近百万元的销售损失。

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