TechCrunch Take a look at your Twitter timeline 10 years ago 2018-05-25T05:25:47.000000000+00:00 Here’s a fun thing for a Friday: go back and see what your Twitter timeline looked like 10 years ago. Twitter has pretty powerful search settings, but Andy Baio — of Kickstarter fame and more — did the heavy-lifting for us all by sharing a link that let’s you look at your timeline exactly a decad... Lime, Bird and Spin have to temporarily remove scooters from SF 2018-05-25T04:12:48.000000000+00:00 The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has officially made available its permit application for electric scooters to operate in the city as part of a one-year pilot program. Part of that means companies like Bird, Lime and Spin will need to at least temporarily remove their scooters fr... Jury finds Samsung owes Apple $539M in patent case stretching back to 2011 2018-05-24T23:35:17.000000000+00:00 A patent case that began back in 2011 has reached a conclusion, with Samsung ordered to pay about $539 million to Apple over infringements of the latter's patents in devices that are now long gone. The case has dragged on for years as both sides argued about the finer points of how much was owed ... Snapchat launches less creepy Send and Request Location features 2018-05-24T23:04:40.000000000+00:00 Snapchat is taking another shot at location after its always-on coordinate-broadcasting Snap Map proved a bit invasive for some users. Snapchat now lets you send your ongoing real-time location to a friend, or request theirs, which show up on the Snap Map and within your message thread. Essential... Andy Rubin’s Essential is reportedly up for sale and has cancelled work on its next smartphone 2018-05-24T22:23:04.000000000+00:00 Essential, the smartphone company helmed by Android co-creator Andy Rubin, is trying to sell itself and has cancelled development of its next phone, Bloomberg reports. The report states that Essential has hired Credit Suisse Group AG to advise them on potentially selling itself. The company raise... OpenStack in transition 2018-05-24T21:42:35.000000000+00:00 OpenStack is one of the most important and complex open-source projects you’ve never heard of. It’s a set of tools that allows large enterprises ranging from Comcast and PayPal to stock exchanges and telecom providers to run their own AWS-like cloud services inside their data centers. Only a few ... GOAT launches electric scooters in Austin 2018-05-24T20:44:06.000000000+00:00 Dockless electric scooter company GOAT has launched in Austin after receiving official permits from the city’s transportation department for its pilot program. Unlike what’s happened in San Francisco with startups Bird, Lime and Spin, GOAT says it wants to work in tandem with city officials in Au... Netflix magic market number larger than big cable company’s magic market number 2018-05-24T20:10:08.000000000+00:00 Netflix’s market cap is now larger than Comcast, which is pretty much just a symbolic thing given that the companies are valued very differently but is like one of those moments where Apple was larger than Exxon and may be some kind of watershed moment for technology. Or not. A couple notes on th... Twitter unveils new political ad guidelines set to go into effect this summer 2018-05-24T20:01:36.000000000+00:00 Following the unrelenting wave of controversy around Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, Twitter announced new guidelines today for political advertisements on the social networking site. The policy, which will go into effect this summer ahead of midterm elections, will look t... The AI in your non-autonomous car 2018-05-24T20:00:49.000000000+00:00 Sorry. Your next car probably won’t be autonomous. But, it will still have artificial intelligence.