Monday, December 9, 2019

GitGuardian raises $12M to help developers write more secure code and ‘fix’ GitHub leaks...

Data breaches that could cause millions of dollars in potential damages have been the bane of the life of many a company. What’s required is a great deal of real-time...

Does your company cultivate inclusion? – TechCrunch

Lauren McCaslin Contributor Lauren McCaslin is a vulnerability verification specialist with application security leader WhiteHat Security. Each company’s culture is defined by a variety of factors. One major factor is its leadership, and...

Fulcrum, which provides freelance placement opportunities for technical projects, raises $1 million – TechCrunch

La Jolla, Calif.-based Fulcrum, a job-placement company for technical projects, has raised $1 million in a seed round of funding, led by local technology investment firm Greatscale Ventures with participation...

Scientists turn undersea fiber optic cables into seismographs – TechCrunch

Monitoring seismic activity all over the world is an important task, but one that requires equipment to be at the site it’s measuring — difficult in the middle of the...

Will the future of work be ethical? Academic perspectives – TechCrunch

Greg M. Epstein is the Humanist Chaplain at Harvard and MIT, and the author of the New York Times bestselling book Good Without God. Described as a “godfather to the...

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is headed to Canada, with in-store pre-orders starting today –...

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is a very unique smartphone, in more ways than one. The most obvious differentiator is that it folds out to expose a large, continuous 7.3″ display,...

TikTok apologizes for removing viral video about abuses against Uighurs, blames a “human moderation...

TikTok has issued a public apology to a teenager who had her account suspended shortly after posting a video that asked viewers to research the persecution of Uighur people...

US online shoppers already spent $50B in November, holiday season on track for $143.7B...

Facing a shorter holiday shopping season this year, U.S. retailers started rolling out their Black Friday deals earlier than usual. That move has paid off, according to new e-commerce data...

Baby Yoda memes return as Giphy stops pulling content over copyright concerns – TechCrunch

Almost as soon as “Baby Yoda” (or “Yoda Baby”?) debuted on the wildly popular new Disney Plus series “The Mandalorian,” a thousand internet memes bloomed in its wake. Yet, nearly as...

Tesla unveils its futuristic Cybertruck – TechCrunch

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you...

TIPS

HOT NEWS