How do you build a secure startup? Find out at TechCrunch Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

How do you build a secure startup? Find out at TechCrunch Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

Security is everything — more so than ever in startup land. But with the constant pressures to launch and…

Workplace digital assistant startup Capacity raises $13.2M from Midwestern VCs – TechCrunch

This Thiel Fellow thinks he can help scooters, drones and delivery robots charge themselves with sunlight – TechCrunch

DoorDash reveals details of its new tipping model – TechCrunch

Watch YC CEO Michael Seibel chat startups, prices and tech’s center of gravity – TechCrunch

Frontier technologies are moving closer to the center of venture investment – TechCrunch

Tumblr’s next step forward with Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg – TechCrunch

The CareVoice raises $10 million to develop better tech for insurance providers in Asia – TechCrunch

Crimson Education, a platform to help students get into top universities, nabs $5M at a $245M valuation – TechCrunch

Compete in Startup Battlefield at Disrupt Berlin 2019 – TechCrunch

A $44m series B Drop in the bucket for millennial loyalty – TechCrunch

Crossbeam gets $12.5M Series A to help companies organize their partnerships – TechCrunch

We Are Off The Record – TechCrunch

ThredUp, whose second-hand goods will start appearing at Macy’s and JCPenney, just raised a bundle – TechCrunch

Workspace provider Knotel secures $400M, putting it in WeWork’s rear-view mirror – TechCrunch

Should you raise equity venture capital or revenue-based investing VC? – TechCrunch

BuzzFeed’s new MoodFeed recommends content based on how you’re feeling – TechCrunch

YC is doubling down on these investment theses in its most recent batch – TechCrunch

Our 12 favorite startups from Y Combinator’s S19 Demo Day 2 – TechCrunch

How Dropbox, Nike, Salesforce, MailChimp, Google and Pepsi welcome their new hires – TechCrunch

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Oracle directors give blessing to shareholder lawsuit against Larry Ellison and Safra Catz – TechCrunch

Oracle directors give blessing to shareholder lawsuit against Larry Ellison and Safra Catz – TechCrunch

Three years after closing a $9.3 billion deal to acquire NetSuite, several Oracle board members have written an extraordinary…

NASA’s new HPE-built supercomputer will prepare for landing Artemis astronauts on the Moon – TechCrunch

Enterprise software is hot — who would have thought? – TechCrunch

Remediant lands $15M Series A to disrupt privileged access security – TechCrunch

Splunk acquires cloud monitoring service SignalFx for $1.05B – TechCrunch

Box introduces Box Shield with increased security controls and threat protection – TechCrunch

IBM is moving OpenPower Foundation to The Linux Foundation – TechCrunch

H2O.ai announces $72.5M Series D led by Goldman Sachs – TechCrunch

Reputation.com nabs $30M more to help enterprises manage their profiles online – TechCrunch

Simon Data hauls in $30M Series C to continue building customer data platform – TechCrunch

Join The New Stack for Pancake & Podcast with Q&A at TC Sessions: Enterprise – TechCrunch

The five great reasons to attend TechCrunch’s Enterprise show Sept. 5 in SF – TechCrunch

Microsoft acquires jClarity, an open source Java performance tuning tool – TechCrunch

Enterprise on September 5 – TechCrunch

How Facebook does IT – TechCrunch

Alibaba cloud biz is on a run rate over $4B – TechCrunch

VMware says it’s looking to acquire Pivotal – TechCrunch

Enterprise 2019 ticket includes a free pass to Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

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

Slack announces new admin features for larger organizations – TechCrunch

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Silicone 3D printing startup Spectroplast spins out of ETHZ with $1.5M – TechCrunch

Silicone 3D printing startup Spectroplast spins out of ETHZ with $1.5M – TechCrunch

3D printing has become commonplace in the hardware industry, but because few materials can be used for it easily,…

Reliability concerns raised over pi-top’s STEM learning laptop – TechCrunch

How Oculus squeezed sophisticated tracking into pipsqueak hardware – TechCrunch

Apple reportedly launching new iPhone Pro and iPads with better cameras, 16-inch MacBook Pro and new AirPods – TechCrunch

Peak Design’s Travel Duffel 35L is as simple or as powerful as you need it to be – TechCrunch

Hear THX’s new Deep Note right here – TechCrunch

Xiaomi launches Mi A3 Android One smartphone with 48MP rear camera in India for $181 – TechCrunch

Waxed canvas bags from Waterfield, Manhattan Portage, Saddleback and more – TechCrunch

Yubico launches its dual USB-C and Lightning two-factor security key – TechCrunch

Starship Technologies raises $40M, crosses 100K deliveries and plans to expand to 100 new universities – TechCrunch

WP Standard’s Weekender leather duffel is built for life – TechCrunch

RYU’s line of backpacks offer style and function for exploring the city or weekends away – TechCrunch

Sonos Bluetooth-enabled, battery-powered speaker leaks ahead of official launch – TechCrunch

Minecraft to get big lighting, shadow and color upgrades through Nvidia ray tracing – TechCrunch

Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit – TechCrunch

Next Apple Watch could include new ceramic and titanium models – TechCrunch

Flexible stick-on sensors could wirelessly monitor your sweat and pulse – TechCrunch

These robo-shorts are the precursor to a true soft exoskeleton – TechCrunch

The Google Assistant now lets you annoy your family members with assignable reminders – TechCrunch

The New Soundboks is a massive, pro-level, battery-powered Bluetooth speaker – TechCrunch

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10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

When your systems slow to a crawl it’s easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes — and fixes –may relate to how enterprises do business these days. 1 of 11 Image: Pixabay…

Secure Your Migration to the Cloud

Secure Your Migration to the Cloud

Five best practices for ensuring that your cloud strategy keeps things safe and secure. So, you may be asking, how do I take advantage of the cloud and keep my IT environment secure? It is…

Moving ERP to the Cloud in Seven Simple Steps

Moving ERP to the Cloud in Seven Simple Steps

Transferring an entire ERP to the cloud is a massive and challenging task. Here’s how to make the job easier and less risky. Image: Thodonal – stock.adobe.com As ERP providers shift their focus to cloud-based…

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5 Ways Android Won Me Over

5 Ways Android Won Me Over

From security to “Lego” programming, Android has more going for it than you might think. For the past two years,…

Hacker Weev Free After Appeal

Hacker Weev Free After Appeal

Andrew “Weev” Auernheimer, who embarrassed AT&T by exposing a security flaw, had his conviction overturned by federal appeals court.  …

Google Glass Goes Public – InformationWeek

Google Glass Goes Public – InformationWeek

Google Glass Explorer Program will be open to US-based adults on tax day. 20 Great Ideas To Steal In 2014…

Amazon Plans 3D Phone: Report

Amazon Plans 3D Phone: Report

Amazon phone capable of displaying images in three dimensions could ship this fall. Microsoft Office For iPad: 7 Questions Answered…

Facebook Changes: What To Expect

Facebook Changes: What To Expect

Facebook cracks down on spammy posts, tweaks privacy options, and revamps messaging. Here’s what it means to you. 10 Famous…

Luring The Elusive Cyber Security Pro

Luring The Elusive Cyber Security Pro

Struggling to find scarce IT security talent? Make sure your hiring managers understand the certifications and match candidates for skills…

Twitter Posts Betray Illness – InformationWeek

Twitter Posts Betray Illness – InformationWeek

Tweets reveal whether you have influenza, according to Penn State researchers. 15 Apps For Healthy Living (Click image for larger…

Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR

Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR

In a project to make financial disclosure and campaign contribution data public, Georgia turns to Captricity’s hybrid system, which combines…

Google Maps Shows Crimea As Russian To Russians

Google Maps Shows Crimea As Russian To Russians

Google makes Crimea part of Russia on the Russian version of Google Maps and draws protests and scrutiny. Twitter Revamp:…

Enterprise Wearables Will Avoid BYOD Pitfalls

Enterprise Wearables Will Avoid BYOD Pitfalls

Wearable devices made for the enterprise will offer more immediate value than BYOD programs. Here’s why. By now, it’s clear…

Secure Collaboration Tool Aims to Stop Data Leaks

Secure Collaboration Tool Aims to Stop Data Leaks

BAE Systems’ leakage-prevention Secure Information Broker Appliance program edits info your organization doesn’t want outsiders to see. Domestic Drones: 5…

Facebook Friend Tracking: 3 Facts

Facebook Friend Tracking: 3 Facts

Facebook’s “Nearby Friends” feature will track, store, and share your location with friends. Before you turn it on, here’s what…

Heartbleed Will Require Rehab – InformationWeek

Heartbleed Will Require Rehab – InformationWeek

Patches are just band-aids. Heartbleed’s long-term effects will force companies to reassess how they deploy and manage technology. Security experts…

Doctors Doping: What Can Tech Do?

Doctors Doping: What Can Tech Do?

It’s estimated 100,000 healthcare professionals abuse prescription drugs, endangering patients and hospitals. Video, bar coding, and even robots could bring…

Sensitive Data: What Constitutes ‘Reasonable Protection’?

Sensitive Data: What Constitutes ‘Reasonable Protection’?

NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework takes on new context for industry execs in light of FTC lawsuit against the Wyndham hotel chain…

Google Street View Offers Time Travel

Google Street View Offers Time Travel

Street View images from different periods can now be compared to see how places have changed over time. Google’s 10…

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Twitter to test a new filter for spam and abuse in the Direct Message inbox – TechCrunch

Twitter to test a new filter for spam and abuse in the Direct Message inbox – TechCrunch

Twitter is testing a new way to filter unwanted messages from your Direct Message inbox. Today, Twitter allows users to…

Twitter leads $100M round in top Indian regional social media platform ShareChat – TechCrunch

Twitter leads $100M round in top Indian regional social media platform ShareChat – TechCrunch

Is there room for another social media platform? ShareChat, a four-year-old social network in India that serves tens of million…

What will Tumblr become under the ownership of tech’s only Goldilocks founder? – TechCrunch

What will Tumblr become under the ownership of tech’s only Goldilocks founder? – TechCrunch

This week, Automattic revealed it has signed all the paperwork to acquire Tumblr from Verizon, including its full staff of…

US legislator, David Cicilline, joins international push to interrogate platform power – TechCrunch

US legislator, David Cicilline, joins international push to interrogate platform power – TechCrunch

US legislator David Cicilline will be joining the next meeting of the International Grand Committee on Disinformation and ‘Fake News’,…

Instagram says growth hackers are behind spate of fake Stories views – TechCrunch

Instagram says growth hackers are behind spate of fake Stories views – TechCrunch

If you use Instagram and have noticed a bunch of strangers watching your Stories in recent months — accounts that…

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The five technical challenges Cerebras overcame in building the first trillion transistor chip – TechCrunch

The five technical challenges Cerebras overcame in building the first trillion transistor chip – TechCrunch

Superlatives abound at Cerebras, the until-today stealthy next-generation silicon chip company looking to make training a…

Mammoth Media introduces Choose Your Own Adventure-style storytelling to its chat fiction app Yarn – TechCrunch

YouTube Originals become ad-supported and free after September 24th – TechCrunch

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review – TechCrunch

YC-backed Lokal wants to bring local news, classifieds to 900 million Indians in their regional languages – TechCrunch

Motorola has GoPro aspirations for its latest budget handset – TechCrunch

Toolkit for digital abuse could help victims protect themselves – TechCrunch

Corey Weiner is taking over as CEO of mobile ad company Jun Group – TechCrunch

Huawei pushes back launch of 5G foldable, the Mate X – TechCrunch

WW launches Kurbo, a hotly debated ‘healthy eating’ app aimed at kids – TechCrunch

Ajit Pai formally recommends T-Mobile/Sprint merger approval – TechCrunch

Huawei employees reportedly aided African governments in spying – TechCrunch

AT&T and T-Mobile team up to fight scam robocalls – TechCrunch

DJI slims down and simplifies its smartphone gimbal – TechCrunch

Apple brings contactless student IDs to a dozen more universities – TechCrunch

Oregon joins lawsuit opposing T-Mobile/Sprint merger – TechCrunch

Phones, laptops and game consoles get tariff reprieve until December – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Note 10 game streaming arrives in early September – TechCrunch

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India’s Reliance Jio inks deal with Microsoft to expand Office 365, Azure to more businesses; unveils broadband, blockchain and IoT platforms

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‘Private’ and ‘hidden’ mean different things to Facebook – TechCrunch

‘Private’ and ‘hidden’ mean different things to Facebook – TechCrunch

Facebook’s leadership made a pretty heavy-handed indication this year that it believes Facebook Groups are the…

Final Oculus co-founder departs Facebook – TechCrunch

New Facebook ad units can remind you when a movie comes out – TechCrunch

Facebook’s human-AI blend for audio transcription is now facing privacy scrutiny in Europe – TechCrunch

Twitter exec says edit button isn’t ‘anywhere near the top of our priorities’ – TechCrunch

Twitter tests ways for users to follow and snooze specific topics – TechCrunch

Facebook denies making contradictory claims on Cambridge Analytica and other ‘sketchy’ apps – TechCrunch

PopBase launches its platform for social media stars to share and monetize their work – TechCrunch

Twitter tests reply subscriptions – TechCrunch

Twitter’s latest test lets users subscribe to a tweet’s replies – TechCrunch

India’s Reliance Jio inks deal with Microsoft to expand Office 365, Azure to more businesses; unveils broadband, blockchain, and IoT platforms

India’s Meesho raises $125M to expand its social commerce business – TechCrunch

Why AI needs more social workers, with Columbia University’s Desmond Patton – TechCrunch

Reports say White House has drafted an order putting the FCC in charge of monitoring social media – TechCrunch

Facebook could face billions in potential damages as court rules facial recognition lawsuit can proceed – TechCrunch

In a 130-page court filing, Kik claims the SEC’s lawsuit ‘twists’ the facts about its online token – TechCrunch

Instagram ad partner secretly sucked up and tracked millions of users’ locations and stories – TechCrunch

Twitter ‘fesses up to more adtech leaks – TechCrunch

Snap looks to raise $1 billion in private debt offering – TechCrunch

Facebook still full of groups trading fake reviews, says consumer group – TechCrunch