It's almost always a bad idea to try and launch with more than you need. When you come up with an idea for a business--and I'm talking moment of conception here--it's usually very simple. You see X need
Renting an apartment sucks. In the fifteen years I’ve lived in New York I’ve moved about eight times. And it was always a hassle. The application process; the fear of not knowing whether I’d be accepted
If you’re looking for a better way to manage email subscriptions and junk mail, your life is about to get a whole lot better. Unroll.me is an iPhone app that lets you quickly triage and manage all your
The insurance industry as it currently exists is, by all accounts, terrible. It’s existing business model is broken at the start, with a misalignment of incentives between the insurers (who want to keep
If you’re a Todoist user working on Apple devices, today is a big day. The company is announcing four updates for four different Apple patforms — iOS, OS X, watchOS and Safari. The to-do list service supports
Swift has already found a niche with iPhone app developers. Now, with IBM's help, Apple Swift is going to invade the enterprise — giving IBM Cloud a feature that leading competitors like Amazon Web Services
One of the better features to emerge in iOS 9 is support for picture-in-picture mode on the iPad. But when you’re trying to surf the web while watching Netflix on your Mac, it’s not as easy to do – you
Uh oh. You’re three cups of coffee into a busy work day, and you’re starting to get the ol’ caffeine rumble gut. But you don’t want to give up your table at the coffee shop. It’s the good one. “Hey, can
A beta version being released on March 1st will support 32-bit machines Earlier this year at CES we saw Remix OS — an Android fork with desktop features that you can load on to pretty much any x86 computer.
Visually impaired people face serious challenges when it comes to social applications; a large portion of today's content is image or video-centric, and difficult to convey through non-visual mechanisms.
Orion Labs, the startup behind the Onyx push-to-talk wearable device, is announcing today that it has raised $9 million in new funding from Motorola Solutions Venture Capital and Avalon Ventures. The is
Google has thrown down the gauntlet in front of the top player of one of the world’s hardest games to show that an AI that it’s been developing is the most advanced, human-like algorithm on the planet.
Since the Iberian Peninsula was unified under one ruler five centuries ago, the struggle for hegemony in its midst has been its continuous feature, the Castilian/Spanish nation vying to assimilate and
Good morning! Here's what you need to know on Monday. 1. Chinese shares started lower on Monday as trading resumed after the long Lunar Holiday break and investors caught up with wild swings in global
Who knew. A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly
This week Bob Lutz, former GM vice chairman, had his harshest words yet for Tesla. “Tesla’s business model is upside down…their costs have always been higher than their revenue,” said Lutz, formerly the
British startup Revolut just closed its seed round. After announcing having raised $2.3 million this Summer, the company has added a couple of new investors. In total, the company has raised $4.8 million
Classroom Ideas, Current Event Connection SCIENCE Very different languages seem to organize the world in surprisingly similar ways—scientists say the ways humans describe nature transcends culture and
TechCrunch is pleased to host the live video stream of the Microsoft Ventures Tel Aviv Accelerator demo day. Watch the presentations right here starting at 8:00 AM PST. The event is private so this live
When it comes to determining your ability to succeed as an entrepreneur, it may be less about who you know and more about where you grew up. People who grow up in areas with lots of startups are more to