Apple’s new ‘Intercom’ feature will let you shout across your Apple devices

October 13, 2020 0

Apple today introduced a new feature designed for use with its HomePod speakers, including its just-introduced HomePod Mini: Intercom. Similar to Alexa’s “announce” feature, Intercom

Top mobility VCs on the risks and rewards in partnering with giants like Amazon

October 9, 2020 0

At our recent TechCrunch Mobility event, we spoke with Amy Gu, the founder and managing partner of Hemi Ventures, Olaf Sakkers, a founding partner at

Amazon sends legal notice to India’s Future Group over deal with Ambani’s Reliance Retail

October 7, 2020 0

Amazon has sent a legal notice to Future Retail, India’s second largest retail chain, for breaching the terms of its contract by selling a significant

Venmo launches its first credit card, offering up to 3% cash back, personalized rewards

October 5, 2020 0

Last October, Venmo announced it would launch its first credit card sometime in 2020. Today, the PayPal-owned company is making good on those promises with

Singapore’s GIC to invest $752 million in Reliance Retail

October 2, 2020 0

GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, will invest $752 million in Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Retail, the Indian firm said Saturday midnight. The Government of Singapore Investment

IonQ claims it has built the most powerful quantum computer yet

October 1, 2020 0

Trapped-ion quantum computing startup IonQ today announced the launch of its latest quantum computer, which features what IonQ calls “32 perfect qubits with low gate

Serious injuries at Amazon fulfillment centers topped 14,000, despite the company’s safety claims

September 29, 2020 0

As Amazon‘s biggest shopping day of the year approaches, a new report reveals that the company’s investments in automation and safety have not stemmed surging

Amazon redesigns the Echo line with spherical speakers and swiveling screens

September 24, 2020 0

Amazon today announced a lot of new products including the new Echo speaker line. And the products look dramatically different. Gone are the cylinders. They’re

Amazon announces Luna game-streaming platform

September 24, 2020 0

At its Devices and Services event, Amazon launched its own cloud gaming competitor to Google Stadia and Microsoft xCloud . It’s called Luna. The company

Amazon redesigns Fire TV, introduces new Fire TV Stick and low-cost Fire TV Stick Lite

September 24, 2020 0

Amazon today announced a redesign Fire TV experience along with an updated Fire TV Stick and a new, lower-cost Fire TV Stick Lite. The updated