The built environment will be one of tech’s next big platforms

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From the beginning, the plan for Sidewalk Labs (a subsidiary of Alphabet and — by extension — a relative of Google) to develop a $1.3

Five VCs discuss what surprised them the most in 2020

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Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast (now on Twitter!), where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Today is our holiday look-back

National Grid sees machine learning as the brains behind the utility business of the future

December 25, 2020 0

If the portfolio of a corporate venture capital firm can be taken as a signal for the strategic priorities of their parent companies, then National

US seed-stage investing flourished during pandemic

December 25, 2020 0

As the United States entered its first wave of COVID-19 lockdowns, there were wide expectations in startup land that a reckoning had arrived. But the

Use Git data to optimize your developers’ annual reviews

December 25, 2020 0

3 metrics can help you understand true performance quality Alex Circei 20 hours Alex Circei Contributor Alex Circei is CEO and co-founder of Waydev, a

Elon Musk says SpaceX to double launch pad usage for Starship tests, Super Heavy flights coming in a ‘few months’

December 25, 2020 0

SpaceX is set to significantly ramp up its Starship development program in the new year, in more ways than one. SpaceX CEO and founder Elon

Not even 5G could rescue smartphone sales in 2020

December 25, 2020 0

This was going to be the year of 5G. It was going to be the year the next-generation wireless technology helped reverse some troubling macro

Daily Crunch: Alibaba faces antitrust probe

December 25, 2020 0

Chinese authorities investigate an e-commerce giant, Google may be tightening its grip on research and VCs weigh in on the year’s biggest surprises. This is

We Might Finally Know a Key Mechanism Behind Our Planet’s Biggest Earthquakes

December 25, 2020 0

We’re learning more about earthquake triggers all the time, but there’s also plenty still to find out about how these seismic shifts work. Now, geologists

Here’s How Scientists Check to Make Sure Herbs And Spices Are The Real Deals

December 25, 2020 0

There are many flavours associated with Christmas: cinnamon, mint, nutmeg, and, of course, sage. But before you head to your local supermarket or pop online