Judge criticizes Uber’s secrecy in lawsuit with Waymo

Google’s side of the story in its patent and trade secret case against Uber is pretty damning — Google alleges that a former employee...

Developers can finally respond to App Store reviews – here’s how it works

With of iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4, Apple has made a significant change to how its App Stores operate. At long last, developers now...

Yep, more later-stage companies are taking on venture debt

Venture debt has been much in the news lately. Earlier this month, for example, we learned that , an online company that sells vintage...

Bitcoin just surged past $2,000 for the first time

The world’s most popular cryptocurrency is now worth over $2,000 per coin.  That’s according to a range of bitcoin exchanges, including Coinbase and Kraken....

The bizarre naming trends that modern startups follow

Joanna GlasnerContributor is a reporter for .More posts by this contributor:Startups put great effort into finding the perfect name. Ideally, it should be short,...

Online grocery platform Farmdrop raises £7M Series A led by Atomico

, a farmer-friendly online grocery platform based in the U.K., has raised £7 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Atomico, the...

SoftBank’s massive Vision Fund raises $93 billion in its first close

SoftBank’s huge $100 billion investment fund — the largest tech fund in history —  its first close today… and it’s huge.The Japanese telecom giant revealed...

Books and roses

Anyone who thinks paper books are dead has never been in a Barcelona bookshop the day before Sant Jordi. The Patron Saint festival is Catalunya’s equivalent of...

Gillmor Gang: Fossil Fuel

The Gillmor Gang — Doc Searls, Keith Teare, Frank Radice, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, April 21, 2017. Big Media meets the Big...

Deep Algo offers simple code visualization for people who don’t know how to code

was one of the more fascinating companies on display in Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt this week. The French team aims to make...

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Hackers nab $500,000 as Enigma is compromised weeks before its ICO

The ICO hackers are at it again. Enigma, a de-centralized platform that’s preparing to raise money via a crypto token sale, had its website...

Online real estate agent eMoov picks up £9M backing

, one of a number of online real estate agents fighting it out in the U.K., has picked up £9 million in new backing....

Auto giant Continental buys Singapore-based Quantum Inventions for $29M

German automotive giant Continental is furthering its push into the future of transportation after it got its check book out to acquire , a Singapore-based...