August 4th, 2020
02:21 AM
FCC invites public comment on Trump’s attempt to nerf Section 230
12:37 AM
Daily Crunch: Microsoft-TikTok acquisition inches closer to reality
12:11 AM
EventGeek relaunches as Circa to help marketers embrace virtual events
August 3rd, 2020
10:27 PM
What Microsoft should demand in exchange for its “payment” to the U.S. government for TikTok
10:01 PM
Extra Crunch Live: Join fintech legend Max Levchin for a live Q&A on August 6 at 4pm ET/1pm PT
09:09 PM
Announcing Sight Tech Global, an event on the future of AI and accessibility for people who are blind or visually impaired
09:09 PM
Trump calls TikTok a hot brand, demands a chunk of its sale price
08:43 PM
After Shopify’s huge quarter, BigCommerce raises its IPO price range
08:43 PM
SaaS securitization will disrupt VC’s biggest returns this coming decade
07:51 PM
The essential revenue software stack
07:51 PM
Check out our August webinar series for Digital Startup Alley exhibitors
07:25 PM
Google signs up six more partners for its digital banking platform coming to Google Pay
07:25 PM
Reminder: Annual Extra Crunch members can save 20% on Disrupt passes
06:59 PM
“Made in America” is on (government) life support, and the prognosis isn’t good
06:33 PM
Amid pandemic, returning to offices remains an open question for tech leaders
06:33 PM
Lordstown Motors becomes latest EV automaker to use a SPAC to go public
06:32 PM
Virgin Orbit to fly 11 satellites for NASA on second orbital launch demo later this year
06:07 PM
Is the 2020 SPAC boom an echo of the 2017 ICO craze?
06:07 PM
A few words for DHS agents who have no intention of becoming immigration whistleblowers
06:07 PM
Snapchat to take on TikTok with a new music-powered featuring rolling out this fall
06:06 PM
Boston Dynamics CEO Rob Playter is coming to Disrupt 2020 to talk robotics and automation
06:06 PM
Founded by a lifelong house-flipper, Inspectify is a marketplace for home inspections and repairs
05:15 PM
The 4a and 5 will be Google’s first 5G-enabled Pixels
05:15 PM
Google’s budget Pixel 4a addresses its premium predecessor’s biggest problem
05:14 PM
Facebook launches commerce and connectivity-focused accelerator programs
05:14 PM
Mobile banking startup Varo is becoming a real bank
04:49 PM
When building a startup, think like a buyer
04:49 PM
Equity Monday: Could Satya and TikTok make Bytedance investors happy enough to dance?
03:57 PM
OneKey wants to make it easier to work without a desktop by integrating apps into mobile keyboards
03:05 PM
YC-backed Artifact looks to make podcasts more personal
03:05 PM
Y Combinator’s Kuleana is making an animal-free substitute for raw tuna
02:39 PM
Facebook fights order to globally block accounts linked to Brazilian election meddling
02:39 PM
Adobe’s plans for an online content attribution standard could have big implications for misinformation
02:13 PM
Chinese internet users brand ByteDance CEO a ‘traitor’ as TikTok seeks US buyer
01:21 PM
Virgin Galactic debuts design of future Mach 3 high-speed aircraft, signs deal with Rolls-Royce
01:21 PM
Metro Bank is acquiring peer-to-peer lender RateSetter for up to £12M
12:55 PM
Google to invest $450M in smart home security solutions provider ADT
05:33 AM
Pompeo says U.S. may take action against TikTok and other Chinese tech companies “shortly”
02:05 AM
Microsoft pursuing TikTok purchase by September 15th, may invite U.S. investors to deal
August 2nd, 2020
09:19 PM
SpaceX and NASA successfully return Crew Dragon spacecraft to Earth with astronauts on board
07:35 PM
It looks like Sequoia has hired a second partner in Europe: Revolut product lead George Robson
07:35 PM
AI is struggling to adjust to 2020
04:33 PM
Future Fields is tackling cultured meat’s biggest problem
04:33 PM
The Station: ADA turns 30, Panasonic’s new battery tech and delivery (data) woes
02:49 PM
Watch SpaceX’s Crew Dragon splash down in the Atlantic Ocean live as astronauts return to Earth
01:49 AM
Astronauts successfully depart the ISS aboard SpaceX Dragon, starting their trip home
August 1st, 2020
10:48 PM
As threats to the company mount, TikTok pushes back
10:48 PM
The Exchange: Unicorn IPOs, tech earnings and my favorite VC round from the week
09:04 PM
Gillmor Gang: 3 Weeks Ago
09:04 PM
Startups Weekly: Qualtrics IPO to be even more exciting this time around
05:36 PM
TikTok says it’s “not planning on going anywhere” in response to pending U.S. ban
05:36 PM
What brands need to do if they want to break up with Facebook
05:35 PM
This Week in Apps: A guide to the US antitrust case against Apple, Microsoft in talks to buy TikTok
04:18 PM
Tech at Work: Amazon caravan protest, Genderify’s algorithmic bias and using ‘BIPOC’
04:18 PM
ByteDance and Microsoft offer deal to allow TikTok to remain in the U.S., per report
03:26 PM
Watch live as SpaceX brings NASA astronauts back from the Space Station aboard Crew Dragon
03:26 PM
Original Content podcast: Netflix’s ‘Say I Do’ offers a wedding-focused twist on the ‘Queer Eye’ formula
12:50 PM
Apple’s partners and Samsung apply for India’s $6.6 billion local smartphone production program
05:28 AM
Trump told reporters he will use executive power to ban TikTok
02:28 AM
Disrupt 2020 early-bird savings extended until next week
12:44 AM
Twitter survey reveals the subscription options it’s eyeing, including an ‘Undo Send’ button
12:19 AM
Daily Crunch: Florida teen arrested in Twitter hack
12:19 AM
Even as cloud infrastructure growth slows, revenue rises over $30B for quarter
July 31st, 2020
11:53 PM
How one moonshot VC approaches investing in the COVID-19 era 
10:35 PM
Rocket Lab clear to launch again after first mission failure attributed to electrical fault
09:17 PM
The leading arguments for a Microsoft-TikTok tie-up
09:17 PM
Florida teen accused of being ‘mastermind’ behind celebrity Twitter hack
09:17 PM
First US apps based on Google and Apple Exposure Notification System expected in ‘coming weeks’
09:16 PM
Delightree raises $3M to help franchise business owners simplify their operations
08:51 PM
Report: Trump wants to order TikTok owner ByteDance to sell US business
08:25 PM
Secret documents from US antitrust probe reveal big tech’s plot to control or crush the competition
07:07 PM
Cisco acquires Modcam to make Meraki smart camera portfolio even smarter
06:41 PM
Australia now has a template for forcing Facebook and Google to pay for news
06:15 PM
Facebook will launch officially licensed music videos in the US starting this weekend
05:49 PM
It’s not an Apple Watch, it’s an Oppo Watch