It’s not just you: Google added annoying icons to search on...

Google added tiny favicon icons to its search results this week for some reason, creating more clutter in what used to be...

Privacy experts slam UK’s ‘disastrous’ failure to tackle unlawful adtech

The UK’s data protection regulator has been slammed by privacy experts for once again failing to take enforcement action over systematic breaches of the...

LocalGlobe partner Julia Hawkins discusses femtech’s risks and rewards

London-based seed fund LocalGlobe is incredibly active at the early-stage end of the startup pipeline with a broad focus across multiple sectors and areas,...

No, the EU isn’t asking Apple to kill the Lightning cable

You might have read headlines today about how the EU is looking to force Apple to ditch the Lightning cable. That’s not...

Discount student tickets available for TC Sessions: Mobility 2020

“Revolutionary” may be an over-used adjective, but how else to describe the rapid evolution in mobility technology? Join us in San Jose, Calif., on...

As Alphabet crests the $1T mark, SaaS stocks reach all-time highs...

Continuing our irregular surveys of the public markets, two things happened this week that are worth our time. First, a third domestic technology company...

First Spacebus Neo Satellite Launched Aboard Ariane 5 Rocket

On 16 January 2020, Ariane 5 flight VA251 lifted off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana and delivered two telecom satellites, Konnect and GSAT-30,...

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon astronaut spacecraft has a key launch Saturday –...

SpaceX and NASA are getting ready for a key test of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon commercial crew spacecraft on Saturday, and this should be...

Valve says it’s ‘absolutely not working’ on Left 4 Dead 3

Valve has put an end to rumors about Left 4 Dead 3 being in development, by stating that the studio hasn’t been...

Millions Die From Sepsis Each Year – New “Life Saving” Treatment...

In 2017 a paper was published asserting that intravenous vitamin C given to patients with sepsis was literally a life saver. Despite the study...

How scooter charging startups want to make the industry more profitable

In an industry where unit economics are low, operators are seeking ways to improve margins while also maintaining fleet reliability and low prices for...

Cruise calls for a new way to determine commercial readiness of...

Cruise co-founder and CTO Kyle Vogt said Friday that disengagement reports released annually by California regulators are not a proxy for the commercial readiness...

2019 Was the Second Hottest Year on Record According to Both...

According to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Earth’s global surface temperatures in 2019 were the second warmest...

YouTuber turns the GameCube Switch Joy-Cons of our dreams into reality

For practically as long as the Nintendo Switch and its removable Joy-Con controllers has existed, fans have been mocking up and wishing...

Baraja’s unique and ingenious take on lidar shines in a crowded...

It seems like every company making lidar has a new and clever approach, but Baraja takes the cake. Its method is not only elegant...

Eaze’s struggles reflect falling VC interest in cannabis startups

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Yesterday, TechCrunch reported that Eaze, a...

Plastic Surgeons Use Eye-Tracking Technology to Build a Better Breast

New study may help to improve the results of cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery. What makes the female breast attractive? The answer is subjective, of...

EU lawmakers are eyeing risk-based rules for AI, per leaked white...

The European Commission is considering a temporary ban on the use of facial recognition technology, according to a draft proposal for regulating artificial...

We’re blowing it with self-driving car safety reporting, Cruise says

Next month, California’s Department of Motor Vehicles will release the latest batch of reports from companies testing self-driving vehicles in the state....

Neuron Discovered That Suppresses Eating May Lead to Effective Diet Drugs

A CALCR cell found in mice may stop feeding without subsequential nauseating effects as well as influence the long term intake of food. Ever eaten...