Comparably launches Glassdoor competitor for salary data

 With $ 6.5 million in funding from Crosslink Capital, Upfront Ventures, 500 Startups and others, Comparably is launching a platform for employment and salary information. The ...

Facebook 360 content finds a new virtual home on Oculus Video

 Zuck announced last month that Facebook would be bringing the company’s 360 dynamic streaming to Gear VR to improve experiences. Now, the company is giving users a crazy ...

Google surprises with early preview of Android N

 Google unexpectedly launched the Android N Developer Preview today. And to make things even easier for developers — and adventurous users — the preview is available ...

Apple vs FBI: Read Apple’s Opening Statement To Congress Tomorrow

 Apple’s general counsel Bruce Sewell will testify before a congressional Judiciary Committee tomorrow. The hearing has been convened to discuss what is being described as ...

Google’s Self-Driving Car Gets Into A Minor Accident While The AI Was Driving

 It was bound to happen eventually: one of Google’s self-driving cars has gotten into a minor accident – and, for once, it was while the AI was in control. Read More Google ...

Twitter Ended Up Paying $479M For Ad Tech Startup TellApart, 10-K Reveals

 Twitter’s largest acquisition to date, of the ad tech business TellApart, has turned out to be a little less less big than originally thought. Back in April 2015, it was ...

Google Maps Brings Its “Add A Pit Stop” Feature To iOS

 Last fall, Google announced the addition of a long-requested feature to Google Maps, which allowed users to – finally! – add a stop along their current route. That ...

Facebook Is Bringing Live Video Broadcasting To Android Users

 Facebook is expanding its live-video feature to Android users, the company announced in a blog post today. This rollout is initially for Android users based in the U.S. next week, ...

WordPress Sites Now Support Google’s AMP To Make Mobile Pages Load Much Faster

 Google has some big plans when it comes to making the web faster on your mobile phone. The company just added AMP-enabled pages in its mobile search results. And one of the first ...

Apple Hires Developer Behind Signal, Edward Snowden’s Favorite Secure Chat App

 Apple hires plenty of interns all year round, but one particular new addition revealed this week caught the eye given the company’s current position opposing a controversial ...

Apple Files Motion To Vacate The Court Order To Force It To Unlock iPhone, Citing Constitutional Free Speech Rights

 In a discussion with Apple executives today, TechCrunch was informed that Apple had filed a Motion to Vacate in the case of the FBI compelling Apple to assist in unlocking an ...

YouTube Now Lets You Blur Random Objects In Videos

 Back in 2012, Youtube added a new feature that allows you to automatically blur all faces in a video. Today, it’s going a step further: you can now draw a rectangle around ...