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Snap is being probed over its IPO because some investors are salty about losing money – TechCrunch

Snap is being probed over its IPO because some investors are salty about losing money – TechCrunch Here’s something I didn’t expect to read today. The U.S. Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission has subpoenaed Snap for details on its IPO apparently in connection with a lawsuit from disgruntled shareholders …

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Metacert’ Cryptonite can catch phishing links in your email – TechCrunch

Metacert’ Cryptonite can catch phishing links in your email – TechCrunch Metacert, founded by Paul Walsh, originally began as a way to watch chat rooms for fake Ethereum scams. Walsh, who was an early experimenter in cryptocurrencies, grew frustrated when he saw hackers dumping fake links into chat rooms, resulting …

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Nomad releases a stunning wireless charging pad with Apple Watch dock – TechCrunch

Nomad releases a stunning wireless charging pad with Apple Watch dock – TechCrunch With Apple’s AirPower still missing in action, the Apple accessory ecosystem has been attempting to fill the need with similar products. Some of these third party products are better than others, and the new Base Station from …

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FEMA is about to send a ‘Presidential Alert’ to millions of U.S. phones – TechCrunch

FEMA is about to send a ‘Presidential Alert’ to millions of U.S. phones – TechCrunch In a few hours, millions of Americans will get a test emergency “Presidential Alert” message sent to their phone — a simulation in case the president ever needs to reach to entire country in a …

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This is what Americans think about the state of election security right now – TechCrunch

This is what Americans think about the state of election security right now – TechCrunch A wide-ranging new poll yields some useful insight into how worried the average American feels about election threats as the country barrels toward midterms. The survey, conducted by NPR and researchers with Marist College, polled 949 …

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With a $10 million round, Nigeria’s Paga plans global expansion – TechCrunch

With a $10 million round, Nigeria’s Paga plans global expansion – TechCrunch More posts by this contributor African tech leaders Fope Adelowo, Ken Njoroge, Tayo Oviosu to speak at Disrupt SF Offering a white-labeled lending service in emerging markets, Mines raises $13 million Nigerian digital payments startup Paga is gearing up for …

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Fritz wants to help developers bring machine learning to their mobile apps – TechCrunch

Fritz wants to help developers bring machine learning to their mobile apps – TechCrunch It’s one thing to run machine learning models in the cloud, where you have plenty of resources. On mobile devices, you’re dealing with very finite compute resources, so if you want to run your models directly …

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Sales of PCs just grew for the first time in six years – TechCrunch

Sales of PCs just grew for the first time in six years – TechCrunch Don’t look now, but the PC might not be dead. According to Gartner, collector of marketshare and industry metrics, worldwide shipments of personal computers just experienced the first year-over-year growth since 2012. Shipments totaled 62.1 million …

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InVision mobile app updates include studio features and desktop to mobile mirroring – TechCrunch

InVision mobile app updates include studio features and desktop to mobile mirroring – TechCrunch InVision, the software a service challenger to Adobe’s design dominance, has just released a new version of its mobile app for iOS and is beta-testing new features for Android users as it tries to bring additional …

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Apple’s Shortcuts will flip the switch on Siri’s potential – TechCrunch

Apple’s Shortcuts will flip the switch on Siri’s potential – TechCrunch Matthew Cassinelli Contributor Matthew Cassinelli is a former member of the Workflow team and works as an independent writer and consultant. He previously worked as a data analyst for VaynerMedia. At WWDC, Apple pitched Shortcuts as a way to …

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