This week, Virginia plans to release a COVID-19 exposure notification app based on the specifications published by Apple and Google in April. From a report: The app, called COVIDWISE, is the first fully deployed implementation of Apple and Google's system in t... More »
Google today announced a major update to its mobile G Suite productivity apps. Among these updates are the addition of a dark theme for Docs, Sheets and Slides, as well as the addition of Google’s Smart Compose technology to Docs on mobile and the ability to e... More »
Sight Diagnostics, the Israel-based health-tech company behind the FDA-cleared OLO blood analyzer, today announced that it has raised a $71 million Series D round with participation from Koch Disruptive Technologies, Longliv Ventures (which led its Series C ro... More »
Instagram Reels, the company’s significant effort in challenging TikTok on short-form creative content, is launching globally, starting today. The feature is being made available across 50 countries, including the U.S., as TechCrunch had previously reported. T... More »
Nearly 500 pages of evidence were made public during the House Judiciary’s marathon hearing this week on potential anti-competitive actions by Amazon, Facebook, Google and Apple. We’ve collected them here with added context and an omnibus, searchable version f... More »
Disney Plus is an on-demand, ad-free streaming service with a growing collection of movies and shows from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and 20th Century Fox.
The streaming platform costs $6.99 a month or $69.99 a year.
You can als... More »
Tan-Luxe's Wonder Oil features a roller-ball applicator to give you a more even tan.
The oil doesn't feel sticky or uncomfortable. To be honest, I don't think I could ever go back to a mousse because of the sticky, residue-like feeling it leaves behind.
Whi... More »
Phillip Guttmann is a writer, producer and licensed therapist who lives in Los Angeles. He traveled to New York City back in March and contracted COVID-19.
He remembers calling his family to say his final goodbyes before being placed in a medically induced com... More »
Apple, Alphabet, Amazon, and Facebook are all reporting their second-quarter earnings on Thursday.
These four, along with Microsoft, are the five most-valuable publicly traded companies on the S&P 500.
These earnings reports come one day after the CEOs of Appl... More »
While there are many close friendships among tech CEOs in Silicon Valley, there are plenty of feuds, too.
Some appear to be friendly rivalries — like Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison — but others have become more contentious.
Tim Cook... More »
Bose has long been known for making some of the best noise cancelling headphones out there.
The company's latest model, the Noise Cancelling Headphones 700, offers a modern design and excellent audio quality.
The Soapstone version of the headphones is now ... More »
A recession is a period of decline in general economic activity, typically defined when an economy experiences a decrease in its gross domestic product for two consecutive quarters.
Other recession indicators include rising unemployment, falling retail sales,... More »