San Francisco police are prepping for a pro-Trump rally at Twitter headquarters – TechCrunch

San Francisco police are preparing for a pro-Trump protest at Twitter’s headquarters, a building which has…

Susan Wojcicki on YouTube's stance on political ads, hate speech, conspiracy theories, and if it should be morally responsible for the content it recommends (Lesley Stahl/CBS News)

Lesley Stahl / CBS News: Susan Wojcicki on YouTube’s stance on political ads, hate speech, conspiracy…

Facebook’s Beat Games acquisition is a stepping-stone toward Horizon

I believe Facebook director of AR/VR content Mike Verdu when he writes that Facebook’s acquisition of…

Ockam raises $3.2 million in seed funding to make it easier for developers to secure and scale their IoT apps – TechCrunch

Ockam, a two-year-old, Bay Area-based company that’s selling tools to developers so they can establish an…

With chips like Threadripper 3960X and 3970X, AMD is now comfortably beating Intel in the high-end desktop/workstation CPU market, and is getting further ahead (Steve Dent/Engadget)

Steve Dent / Engadget: With chips like Threadripper 3960X and 3970X, AMD is now comfortably beating…

ProBeat: Alexa, what is the worst shopping website? ‘I’m a big fan of Amazon.’

Five years ago, Amazon debuted the Echo with Alexa in the hopes of getting its customers…

2-for-1 passes to Disrupt Berlin – TechCrunch

Synchronize your watches startup fans, and get ready to score serious savings on passes to Disrupt…

EU data regulator issues first-ever sanction of an EU institution, against the European parliament over its use of US-based NationBuilder to process voter data (Natasha Lomas/TechCrunch)

Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch: EU data regulator issues first-ever sanction of an EU institution, against the…

Shovel Knight’s superb soundtrack becomes a soothing collection of lullabies

Scarlet Moon Records produces albums for original soundtracks and remixes of video game music, and its…

Alexa is about to be very disappointed – TechCrunch

A general lack of judgement has always been one of the strongest appeals of smart assistants.…