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Daily Crunch: ‘Winter may be longer’ because unicorns won’t accept down rounds, says SoftBank leader

Aug 9, 2022

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here . Hey, folks! A quick word on pitching. If you are starting your fundraising journey, apply to be part of the 2-minute life pitch practice on our TechCrunch Live series. If you’ve already raised some money, Haje is always on the lookout for pitch decks to feature as part of his Pitch Deck Teardown series on TechCrunch+. There’s more info about how t ...read more

AMD Ryzen Threadripper Pro 5995WX Review: The Most Powerful Ryzen

Aug 9, 2022

This is the most expensive AMD Ryzen CPU you can buy, which as you might suspect is also the fastest and most powerful Ryzen CPU currently in existence. Not even upcoming Zen 4 CPUs will change that, at least not when talking about core-heavy workloads. The Ryzen Threadripper Pro 5995WX is a 64-core/128-thread workstation CPU that's actually been out in the wild for about 5 months now. AMD announced and released this monstrous CPU back in March, but it was available for OEMs only. Starting toda ...read more

New Jersey Cops Are Using DNA Drawn From Newborns In Criminal Investigations

Aug 9, 2022

from the new-New-Jersians-are-material-witnesses dept To be in law enforcement is to be almost criminally obtuse. (We haven’t criminalized that. YET! But when we do…) They can’t stay out of their own way. The public may be willing to cut them some slack but they constantly make moves that dis-endear them to the people they’re supposed to be serving. DNA evidence is considered the gold standard. It isn’t. But it’s considered to be. And now cops are using all the DNA they can to m ...read more

Best Amazon deals on large appliances - AC, TV, Fridge, Washing machine, Dishwasher

Aug 9, 2022

The Amazon Great Freedom Festival sale is live now. The sale was exclusively live for prime members yesterday. Amazon has partnered with SBI bank to offer an instant 10% discount for its credit and debit card holders. Read further to grab the deals on large appliances like AC, TV, Fridge, Washing machine and Dishwasher. The e-commerce giant Amazon is back again with its Great Freedom Festival sale. Starting from August 6, the sale will go on till August 10, so you will have ...read more

Max Q: Refresh

Aug 9, 2022

Hello and welcome back to Max Q. Happy belated 10th birthday to the Mars Curiosity rover! We 3 you. In this issue: Astra changes strategy in the wake of launch failures SpaceX launches South Korean lunar mission News from Zenno Astronautics, Blue Origin and more Astra changes strategy and ditches current rocket in the wake of launch debacles Astra CEO Chris Kemp told investors Thursday that the company will be no longer launch payloads with its current lightweight vehicle, Rocket 3, and w ...read more

Another tech saga is ongoing as Google countersues Sonos over voice tech

Aug 9, 2022

Recap: Google and Sonos cooperated on smart speaker tech almost a decade ago, but their relationship turned sour since Google became a major competitor in the space. The company's latest charges follow a courtroom loss to Sonos earlier this year. Google opened two lawsuits against wireless speaker company Sonos this week, alleging infringement on some of its speaker and voice control technology. The two companies have gone back and forth over speaker patents for years. The search engine giant ...read more

How 3 tech companies are navigating a complicated macro environment

Aug 9, 2022

Appian, Amplitude, and BigCommerce are balancing growth and caution Earnings season is winding down, with the biggest tech companies’ results now comfortably behind us. To ensure that we’re extracting the maximum from the reporting cycle, TechCrunch chatted with a handful of smaller companies after their second-quarter numbers dropped, digging into the data and working to better understand how tech companies are balancing growth and caution in the face of a possible recession. Toda ...read more

Cloud Storage Basics: Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, and More Compared

Aug 9, 2022

Thanks to a wide array of cloud storage solutions, you no longer have to travel around with a handful of USB sticks or a clunky external drive. Cloud storage allows you to backup your files and access your data from nearly any device as long as you have internet access. Most big services feature free tiers, letting you get a full taste of what's possible through the cloud without having to spend a penny. However, with so many services out there, it can be overwhelming to make a decision about w ...read more

HBO Max attempts to fix its notoriously buggy app with oft-requested features

Aug 9, 2022

For years, HBO Max has been under fire for its buggy app. Today, the streaming service’s re-platformed app completed its global rollout on desktop, iOS, Android and Amazon Fire tablets. New features include a shuffle button on mobile, SharePlay support for iPhone and iPad users in the U.S., a dedicated home for downloaded content and more. With the shuffle button now on mobile devices in addition to desktop and connected TV apps, users can randomize which episode to play for select seri ...read more

Microsoft Edge now allows importing Chrome data without installing the Chrome browser

Aug 9, 2022

Fast servers clean downloads. Tested on TechSpot Labs. Learn more about our downloads and why you can trust us. Last updated: August 7, 2022 User rating: 182 votes Download Microsoft's latest browser for a fast, secure, and modern web experience. Browse the web anywhere with one seamless experience from your phone to your computer and other signed-in devices. Microsoft Edge is also a safe browser that gives you the tools to protect your privacy an ...read more