Monthly Archives: February 2019

Medium lowers its paywall for Twitter users

If you’re not the paying sort, Medium has a mile-wide new hole in its paywall that might interest you. (But really, you should...

A new ‘Hide Tweet’ button has been spotted in Twitter’s code

Twitter has confirmed it’s developing a new “Hide Tweet” option, but has yet to provide detail about its launch plans for the feature....

Tesla halts online sales ahead of Elon Musk announcement

Tesla buyers might have a hard time ordering a vehicle through its website for the next several hours. The “order” webpages for the Model...

Privacy complaints received by tech giants’ favorite EU watchdog up more than 2x since...

A report by the lead data watchdog for a large number of tech giants operating in Europe shows a significant increase in privacy complaints...

It’s a new era for fertility tech

Women’s health has long been devoid of technological innovation, but when it comes to fertility options, that’s starting to change. Startups in the space...

LinkedIn forced to ‘pause’ mentioned in the news feature in Europe after complaints about...

LinkedIn has been forced to ‘pause’ a feature in Europe in which the platform emails members’ connections when they’ve been ‘mentioned in the...

ClassDojo, an app to help teachers and parents communicate better, raises $35M

Messaging apps have become the de facto way that many people today keep in regular contact with each other, and that trend has also...

Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 deals see up to £200 discounts

Microsoft has slashed prices across its entire range of Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 portables, with most of them – save for...

Amazon 4K TV deal: the TCL 55-inch 4K Roku TV gets a $220 price...

If you're looking for a mid-size 4K TV with premium features, then look no further than this fantastic deal from Amazon. You can get...

OneWeb’s first six global internet satellites are safely in orbit

Update: Launch and deployment successful! After four years and more than $2 billion in funding, OneWeb is ready to launch the first six satellites out...

Google

Google’s Area 120 launches Byteboard to improve technical interviews

Area 120, Google’s lab for experimental projects, is launching Byteboard today, a new tool that aims to make the technical interview experience less...

AlphaSense, a search engine for analysis and business intel, raises $50M...

Google and its flagship search portal opened the door to the possibilities of how to build a business empire on the back of...

UK Facebook users now have a tool to report scam ads

Facebook has launched a tool for U.K. users to report ads they suspect of being scams. The feature can be accessed by clicking the three...

UK deep tech VC IQ Capital launches new $125M growth fund,...

IQ Capital, a U.K.-based deep tech fund that has invested in startups such as Paragraf, Senseye and Funderbeam, has launched a new $125 million...

48-hour, buy-one-get-one free — TC Sessions: Enterprise 2019

Every startupper we’ve ever met loves a great deal, and so do we. That’s why we’re celebrating Prime day with a 48-hour flash sale...