December 2nd, 2020
10:32 AM
The UK approves the BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use
10:32 AM
Monzo, the U.K. challenger bank, picks up additional £60M in funding
10:31 AM
Spotify launches ‘2020 Wrapped’ with new features including quizzes, badges and, yes, stories
10:31 AM
Revolut launches early salary feature in the UK and web app
06:12 AM
Eat Just to sell lab-grown meat in Singapore after gaining “world first” regulatory approval
06:12 AM
Apple releases its ‘Best of 2020’ App Store winners and most downloaded apps of the year
06:11 AM
Extra Crunch membership now available to readers in Israel
02:18 AM
Apple’s MagSafe Duo charger is now available
01:52 AM
Longtime investor and operator Adam Nash says he just launched a new fintech startup
01:26 AM
Massachusetts lawmakers vote to pass a statewide police ban on facial recognition
01:26 AM
Virgin Galactic plans first rocket-powered test flight from New Mexico for next week
01:00 AM
Equity Shot: Salesforce’s $27.7 billion-dollar Slack message
12:09 AM
Daily Crunch: Salesforce buys Slack for $27.7B
December 1st, 2020
11:43 PM
Lightspeed acquires restaurant software company Upserve for $430M
11:17 PM
Elon Musk would consider having Tesla acquire a legacy automaker
10:51 PM
Scale AI hits $3.5B valuation as its turns the AI boom into a venture bonanza
10:51 PM
Salesforce beats growth expectations, as investors digest the Slack acquisition
10:25 PM
Announcing TechCrunch’s 2021 Event Calendar
10:25 PM
Salesforce buys Slack in a $27.7B megadeal
10:24 PM
Elon Musk says SpaceX will attempt uncrewed Mars flight in two years, human landing in four to six
09:59 PM
Google Maps takes on Facebook with launch of its own news feed
09:59 PM
The hidden cost of being a founder
09:59 PM
Obvious Ventures outlines the “world positive” impact of its startups and shares what’s next
09:33 PM
Ivanti has acquired security firms MobileIron and Pulse Secure
09:07 PM
Bottom-up SaaS: A framework for mapping pricing to customer value
08:41 PM
AWS announces Panorama a device adds machine learning technology to any camera
08:41 PM
Amazon announces a bunch of products aimed at industrial sector
08:15 PM
AWS updates its edge computing solutions with new hardware and Local Zones
08:15 PM
Gift Guide: Camping and backpacking gear that the outdoors lover in your life really wants
07:49 PM
Who’s building the grocery store of the future?
07:49 PM
Google launches Android Enterprise Essentials, a mobile device management service for small businesses
07:48 PM
YC-backed BuildBuddy raises $3.15M to help developers build software more quickly
07:23 PM
AWS adds natural language search service for business intelligence from its data sets
07:23 PM
AWS announces DevOps Guru to find operational issues
07:23 PM
Voi, the European ‘micro mobility’ rental company, raises $160M additional equity and debt funding
07:22 PM
AWS launches SageMaker Data Wrangler, a new data preparation service for machine learning
07:22 PM
WaveOne aims to make video AI-native and turn streaming upside down
07:22 PM
AWS announces high resource Lambda functions, container image support & millisecond billing
06:57 PM
AWS launches Glue Elastic Views to make it easier to move data from one purpose-built data store to another
06:57 PM
AWS goes after Microsoft’s SQL Server with Babelfish for Aurora PostgreSQL
06:31 PM
Floww raises $6.7M for its data-driven marketplace matching founders with investors, based on merit
06:31 PM
AWS brings ECS, EKS services to the data center, open sources EKS
06:30 PM
Find out how we’re working toward living and working in space at TC Sessions: Space 2020
06:30 PM
Softbank, Volvo back Flock Freight with $113.5M to help shippers share the load
06:05 PM
AWS launches Trainium, its new custom ML training chip
05:13 PM
Lucid Motors completes $700M factory to produce its first electric vehicles
05:13 PM
China’s Chang’e-5 lunar lander successfully lands on the Moon
04:47 PM
Join us for a live Q&A with Sapphire’s Jai Das today at 2 pm EST/11 am PST
04:47 PM
U.S. shopping app downloads on Black Friday reached a record 2.8M installs
04:46 PM
Facebook’s self-styled ‘oversight’ board selects first cases, most dealing with hate speech
04:21 PM
BlackBerry shares rocket upwards on AWS deal to integrate sensor data in vehicles
04:21 PM
Novakid’s ESL app for children raises $4.25M Series A led by PortfoLio and LearnStart investors
04:20 PM
Fundr, launching its first portfolio, uses an algorithm to remove bias from investing
04:20 PM
Thousands of U.S. lab results and medical records spilled online after a security lapse
04:20 PM
Qualcomm announces the new Snapdragon 888 chip
04:20 PM
In first IPO price range, Airbnb’s valuation recovers to pre-pandemic levels
03:55 PM
Facebook-backed Libra Association rebrands as Diem
03:55 PM
Uber officially completes Postmates acquisition
03:54 PM
Loop Team wants to give remote workers an in-office feel
03:03 PM
SoftBank takes a $690M stake in cloud-based Swedish CRM company Sinch
02:37 PM
Despite everything, Oyo still has $1 billion in cash
12:53 PM
GoSite snags $40M to help SMBs bring their businesses online
11:35 AM
Nordigen introduces free European open banking API
11:35 AM
Vivenu, a ticketing API for events, closes a $15M Series A round led by Balderton Capital
09:51 AM
Databand raises $14.5M led by Accel for its data pipeline observability tools
09:25 AM
WhatsApp is upping its wallpapers and stickers game
09:25 AM
Google Play’s Best of 2020 Awards highlight the stressful year it’s been
08:59 AM
Ankorstore raises $29.9 million for its wholesale marketplace
07:41 AM
Singapore-based mental health app Intellect reaches one million users, closes seed funding
07:41 AM
China’s tech firms rush to deliver solutions for grocery shopping
05:57 AM
AWS brings the Mac mini to its cloud
03:48 AM
Cyber Monday scams? Fakespot says its tech can spot fraudulent reviews and sellers online
12:46 AM
EV bus and truck maker The Lion Electric to take SPAC route to public markets
12:46 AM
Daily Crunch: Facebook acquires Kustomer for $1B
November 30th, 2020
11:55 PM
A tween tries Apple’s new ‘Family Setup’ system for Apple Watch