YC-backed Lokal wants to bring local news, classifieds to 900 million Indians in their regional languages – TechCrunch

YC-backed Lokal wants to bring local news, classifieds to 900 million Indians in their regional languages – TechCrunch

Each month millions of Indians are coming online for the first time, making India the last great growth market…

Motorola has GoPro aspirations for its latest budget handset – TechCrunch

Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace

Toolkit for digital abuse could help victims protect themselves – TechCrunch

Corey Weiner is taking over as CEO of mobile ad company Jun Group – TechCrunch

WW launches Kurbo, a hotly debated ‘healthy eating’ app aimed at kids – TechCrunch

Huawei employees reportedly aided African governments in spying – TechCrunch

Ajit Pai formally recommends T-Mobile/Sprint merger approval – TechCrunch

AT&T and T-Mobile team up to fight scam robocalls – TechCrunch

Xiaomi tops Indian smartphone market for eighth straight quarter – TechCrunch

Phones, laptops and game consoles get tariff reprieve until December – TechCrunch

Oregon joins lawsuit opposing T-Mobile/Sprint merger – TechCrunch

Apple brings contactless student IDs to a dozen more universities – TechCrunch

DJI slims down and simplifies its smartphone gimbal – TechCrunch

Enterprise Guide to Digital Transformation

Huawei’s new OS isn’t an Android replacement… yet – TechCrunch

Sequoia leads $40M investment in mobile messaging startup Attentive – TechCrunch

Telegram introduces a feature to prevent users from texting too often in a group – TechCrunch

Car2go hikes hourly rental rates by as much as a third – TechCrunch

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How ‘ghost work’ in Silicon Valley pressures the workforce, with Mary Gray – TechCrunch

How ‘ghost work’ in Silicon Valley pressures the workforce, with Mary Gray – TechCrunch

The phrase “pull yourself up by your own bootstraps” was originally meant sarcastically. It’s not actually physically possible to do — especially while wearing Allbirds and having just fallen off a Bird scooter in downtown…

China’s Transsion and Kenya’s Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund – TechCrunch

China’s Transsion and Kenya’s Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund – TechCrunch

Chinese mobile-phone and device maker Transsion is teaming up with Kenya’s Wapi Capital to source and fund early-stage African fintech startups. Headquartered in Shenzhen, Transsion is a top-seller of smartphones in Africa that recently confirmed its…

Apple is suing Corellium – TechCrunch

Apple is suing Corellium – TechCrunch

Apple is suing virtualization software company Corellium, according to documents filed today in Florida. Corellium allows customers to create and interact with virtual iOS devices — a software iPhone, for example, running actual iOS firmware,…

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Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments

Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments

Retailers will invest more heavily in IT technology than other industries do in the coming years. Here’s how this industry…

Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?

Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?

A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at…

Google is bringing voice-free emergency operator access to Android – TechCrunch

Google is bringing voice-free emergency operator access to Android – TechCrunch

Google today highlighted a new feature that will bring voice-free emergency service interaction to Pixels and other Android devices. Designed…

What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT

What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT

CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations…

Texas joins growing list of AGs looking to block T-Mobile/Sprint merger – TechCrunch

Texas joins growing list of AGs looking to block T-Mobile/Sprint merger – TechCrunch

Late last week, the DOJ greenlit T-Mobile and Sprint’s $26 billion deal to become the nation’s No. 3 carrier. The…

How Retail is Advancing AI, IoT

How Retail is Advancing AI, IoT

Combining computer vision, IoT, and AI creates a system that delivers more value than those three technologies in isolation, as…

HarmonyOS is Huawei’s homegrown operating system for smartphones and smart home devices – TechCrunch

HarmonyOS is Huawei’s homegrown operating system for smartphones and smart home devices – TechCrunch

After months of conflicting statements from Huawei executives, the Chinese networking giant on Friday officially unveiled HarmonyOS, the much-anticipated microkernel-based,…

10 Tech Startups to Watch for 2019

10 Tech Startups to Watch for 2019

These hot startups are finding innovative ways to use technologies such as AI and IoT to help businesses work better,…

Huawei’s in-house OS could show up on phones this year – TechCrunch

Huawei’s in-house OS could show up on phones this year – TechCrunch

Huawei has almost certainly been working on a software contingency plan for some time now, prepping for a worst-case scenario.…

Editor’s Note: Have Your Say on the State of IT

Editor’s Note: Have Your Say on the State of IT

InformationWeek and Interop are developing a survey-based report on the State of IT in 2019. Technology innovation and new IT…

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 10 – TechCrunch

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 10 – TechCrunch

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered…

What CIOs and CTOs Can Learn From Smart Cities

What CIOs and CTOs Can Learn From Smart Cities

Municipal IT leaders manage a lot of complexity; improving government efficiency, protecting citizens, and making cities attractive places to work,…

Apple Music for Artists comes out of beta with an iOS app and Shazam data – TechCrunch

Apple Music for Artists comes out of beta with an iOS app and Shazam data – TechCrunch

Apple Music launched its data dashboard for musicians more than a year ago. Today, the company is taking that product —…

Automakers Take the Onramp to Machine Learning Strategies

Automakers Take the Onramp to Machine Learning Strategies

Automaker experiments with vehicle tech offer established businesses lessons for managing machine learning and DevOps influences on products and operations.…

AT&T is offering free Spotify to select Unlimited subscribers – TechCrunch

AT&T is offering free Spotify to select Unlimited subscribers – TechCrunch

AT&T is sweetening the deal on its Unlimited & More Premium plan this week, with the addition of free Spotify…

10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees

When your systems slow to a crawl it’s easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes — and…

Google is shutting down its Trips app – TechCrunch

Google is shutting down its Trips app – TechCrunch

Google is shutting down its Trips app for mobile phones, but is incorporating much of the functionality from the service…

Customer Experience Hot Spots: Where to Invest or Divest?

Customer Experience Hot Spots: Where to Invest or Divest?

The reliance on technology in the service and support space is growing significantly, and leaders are being tasked tasked six-…

India’s Flipkart bets on free video streaming service and Hindi support to win next 200 million internet users – TechCrunch

India’s Flipkart bets on free video streaming service and Hindi support to win next 200 million internet users – TechCrunch

India’s e-commerce giant Flipkart said on Tuesday that it is revamping its shopping app to add support for Hindi language,…

Digital Reality is Ready to Roll

Digital Reality is Ready to Roll

If years of hype have left you skeptical, all signs now point toward reasons to believe that digital reality is…

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The unexpected side effect of Google’s Pixel 4 phone

The unexpected side effect of Google’s Pixel 4 phone

Look, I get what you’re probably thinking right now. I’m normally the guy who calls shenanigans when some over-the-top article…

Apple stock nears record high

Apple stock nears record high

Apple has found its groove again. The iPhone maker’s stock hit $133.82 in early trading Monday, putting Apple less than…

Fast forward: What’s coming in future versions of Chrome?

Fast forward: What’s coming in future versions of Chrome?

Chrome continues to gobble up the browser market, leaving rivals to split a pile of crumbs. Now with nearly 69%…

Stocks hit record again. But is Trump the reason?

Stocks hit record again. But is Trump the reason?

The Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq and Russell 2000 each hit new all-time highs Monday. Investors are giddy with excitement and…

Microsoft cheat sheets: Dive into Windows and Office apps

Microsoft cheat sheets: Dive into Windows and Office apps

Need to get up to speed on the latest features in Excel 2016? Wrestling with an old version of Word?…

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Another day, another reversal in stock fortunes as recession fears grow – TechCrunch

Another day, another reversal in stock fortunes as recession fears grow – TechCrunch

U.S. stock markets plummeted today as recession fears continue to grow. Yesterday’s good news about a…

Procore brings 3D construction models to iOS – TechCrunch

Facebook’s human-AI blend for audio transcription is now facing privacy scrutiny in Europe – TechCrunch

Facebook’s human-AI blend for audio transcription is now facing privacy scrutiny in Europe – TechCrunch

Tech companies get a reprieve thanks to a reversal from the President on tariffs – TechCrunch

Automattic’s bargain-bin Tumblr deal plugs right into the WordPress business model – TechCrunch

Xiaomi tops Indian smartphone market for eighth straight quarter – TechCrunch

Phones, laptops and game consoles get tariff reprieve until December – TechCrunch

How even the best marketplace startups get paralyzed – TechCrunch

Apple brings contactless student IDs to a dozen more universities – TechCrunch

Clumio raises $51M to bring enterprise backup into the 21st century – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Note 10 game streaming arrives in early September – TechCrunch

This hacker’s iPhone charging cable can hijack your computer – TechCrunch

India’s Reliance Jio inks deal with Microsoft to expand Office 365, Azure to more businesses; unveils broadband, blockchain, and IoT platforms

Netflix’s big problem and Apple’s thinnest product yet – TechCrunch

Netflix’s big problem and Apple’s thinnest product yet – TechCrunch

Kobalt, Apple and smartwatches, Hadoop, customer support, and social work and AI – TechCrunch

Vizio rolls out its Apple AirPlay and HomeKit integrations to its SmartCast TV platform – TechCrunch

Jamf acquires Digita Security to gain native Mac security – TechCrunch

How Microsoft turns an obsession with detail into micron-optimized keyboards – TechCrunch