Crunch Report | SoftBank Vision Fund Sequels
SoftBank is planning to create $100 billion Vision Fund sequels, Chariot is temporarily paused in San Francisco and Stitch Fix shows us what a good IPO looks like. All this on Crunch Report. Read More
Mozilla proposes combined WebXR standard for virtual and mixed reality in the browser
Although we may disagree on the usefulness of VR and AR today, it’s hard to argue with the idea that it should be easier to develop for and deploy — especially on the web. That’s why Mozilla is working on a combined framework that gives developers standardized, well-documented tools with which t...
Robert Scoble has allegedly continued to sexually harass women after going sober
Venture capitalists Dave McClure, Jason Caldbeck and Chris Sacca, SoFi CEO Mike Cagney and a top Uber engineer have all been accused of sexual impropriety in the last six months as a growing number of women have come forward about the harassment they have endured by those in power. However, Robe...
Apple and AT&T activate LTE Band 8 to give iPhone users in Puerto Rico cellular service by Loon Balloon
Apple, AT&T, the FCC and Alphabet’s X division have all put into motion efforts to give residents of Puerto Rico more cellular connectivity. Apple has been working with AT&T to extend and activate cell service for users in Puerto Rico. To improve what is a terrible connectivity situation...
Vungle CEO arrested on charges of assault with a deadly weapon, lewd act with 3-year-old son
Zain Jaffer, who has been CEO of fast-growing mobile ad startup, Vungle, is out of the company after being arrested on a slew of charges, including a lewd act upon a child and assault with a deadly weapon. The alleged victim was his three-year-old son, according to San Mateo County District Atto...
Apple hires Amazon Studios exec Morgan Wandell in push for scripted programming
Apple’s first few pieces of original programming, Carpool Karaoke and Planet of the Apps, felt more like stumbles out of the gate. In this era of prestige television from cord-cutting platforms like Netflix and Amazon, the shows weren’t exactly, say, House of Cards or Transparent. But a number o...
Elon Musk gets permission to begin Boring Co. digging in Maryland
Elon Musk’s week is going pretty great thus far, between meeting the creators of Rick & Morty and now gaining permission to dig even more tunnels — besides the one he already got the OK to begin digging closer to home in Hawthorne. Read More
Shopkick lays off about 10 percent of staff
Shopkick, a shopping rewards app owned by SK Telecom, laid off a little more than 10 percent of its staff (about 30 people) yesterday, TechCrunch has learned. Shopkick CEO Bill Demas confirmed the layoffs to TechCrunch, saying they were part of a broader restructuring of the business. Read More
Disputed DNA analysis software’s code open for inspection after court order
If you’re going to convict or acquit based on evidence provided by a piece of software, you’d better be damn sure that software is reliable. One such program, a DNA analysis tool used in over a thousand cases, has been called unreliable by critics — and a federal judge has just ordered that its ...
Rebecca Kaden joins Union Square Ventures as general partner
Rebecca Kaden has announced that she’s leaving Maveron to join Union Square Ventures as a general partner on the investment team. She’ll be the first female partner at USV. She said that her faith in the team and also a return to her native NYC were motivating factors in joining the firm. Read M...
Screw the rain, I'm outta here
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In "Cars" the canyons are all old cars and hood ornaments.
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Noticed a cool little detail in the sound in "Baby Driver"
Its nothing incredible, but I noticed a small detail in Baby Driver that not a lot of movies would care about doing. I watched Baby Driver with headphones, and when Jon Bernthal pulls the earbud out of Baby's left ear, the music Baby is listening to stopped playing in my left earbud, but continu...
Verlander strikes out Frazier on an interesting swing
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SHUT UP MOM !
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'Splitting From The Norm'. A 16-year old from a local school has made an insanely awesome piece.
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TIL that the real Casa Bonita restaurant has to track when the Casa Bonita South Park episode airs to ensure their staffing levels will meet the increased demand that day.
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Colt the service dog helps out with the groceries
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