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Spotify will halt access to its streaming services in Russia in light of the country’s dramatic new restrictions on free speech. In early March, the Russian parliament enacted a new law t
With data centers alone consuming approximately 1% of global electricity demand, IT departments have a significant influence on their organization’s sustainability goals.
Predictably, the rush has been wild for organizing efforts at Amazon’s fulfillment center in Bessemer, Alabama. After a fierce battle, the retail giant emerged victorious last April. During work
NASA just placed another order with SpaceX. The agency said Wednesday it had ordered six additional resupply missions from the company under its Commercial Resupply Services-2 (CRS-2) contract. NASA a
European Union co-legislators yesterday reached a political agreement on a major reform of digital competition rules, which will introduce initial obligations and restrictions (literal
The US Department of Justice has announced charges against four Russian government employees for a years-long hacking campaign targeting critical infrastructure, including a US nuclear operator
If investors are not delivering on their promise to add value for investors, why are pro rata clauses standard terms?
Spotify has started testing a new “Car Mode” interface with some users, the company confirmed to TechCrunch on Friday. The test comes months after Spotify announced its retirement
NFTs hold enormous potential not only for buyers, but also for artists. However, this potential is not fully exploited.
It’s getting harder and harder these days to grab your buyer’s attention. It used to be that you paid for some ads and published blog posts and you were pretty much good to go but as these changes
The price change won’t thrill Instacart’s newer investors — no one likes losses, paper or otherwise. But the change is useful for a larger constituency: employees.
Netflix has acquired Texas-based indie game developer Boss Fight Entertainment, the company announced in a blog post. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The chord, which marks N
Hello and welcome to Equity, a podcast about startup activity, where we unpack the numbers and nuances behind the headlines. It was a live taping this week, which was a lot of fun. Our co-
Firstbase today announced a Series B funding round, led by Kleiner Perkins. TechCrunch covered the company’s Series A a year ago as the global remote shift was fully underway
French startup Bigblue has raised $15m in Series A funding. The company operates an order fulfillment platform for direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands. In other words, a D2C brand can outsource
The European Union has just announced that it has reached an agreement in principle with the United States on a new agreement on transatlantic data flows – potentially signaling the end of the many months of legal unce
Lahore-based coworking space startup Colabs is set to roll out a SaaS product to enable businesses to meet back-office needs, including company registration, search and management. talents, pro payroll
Glance has acquired Gambit in India as the Google-backed company seeks to boost its mobile game offerings and introduce NFTs to its Gen-Z users, TechCrunch has confirmed. Piyush Shah, co-founder
A pair of former TikTok content reviewers are suing the company, alleging it failed to support them enough as they went about the deeply troubling job of removing objectionable videos from t