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User’s Guide to TechCrunch Disrupt 2021

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 5:16 p.m.

TechCrunch Disrupt 2021 approaches in just three days. Here’s your how-to guide for everything you can expect at Disrupt. Although the main show kicks off on Tuesday the 21st, there’ll be some sneak peeks and extras going down on Monday. Make sure to log in to Hopin by noon on Monday to catch it all, […]

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Don't skip one of the best sci-fi series on Amazon Prime Video - CNET

CNET | Sept. 18, 2021, 4 p.m.

From dangerous doppelgangers to evil scientists to... talking scorpions, lauded Canadian sci-fi series Orphan Black has it all.

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Apple's iPhone 13, new iPad Mini and more: Everything we saw at Apple's Sept. event - CNET

CNET | Sept. 18, 2021, 4 p.m.

The iPhone 13 line, a refresh to the iPad, a redesign for the iPad Mini and all of the other announcements at Apple's California Streaming event.

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Big budget streaming services expected to dominate Emmys

FT | Sept. 18, 2021, 3:41 p.m.

Apple has its first bona fide hit in ‘Ted Lasso’ with 20 nominations

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Executive coaching for employees is complicated and emotional

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 3:05 p.m.

BetterUp, a reskilling and coaching platform for employees before and beyond the C-suite, is getting in touch with its emotions. This week, the richly funded unicorn startup announced a pair of acquisitions in the emotional artificial intelligence and people management space: Motive and Impraise. The terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.

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The GoPro-ification of the iPhone

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:58 p.m.

Hello friends, and welcome back to Week in Review! Last week, we talked about some sunglasses from a company that many people do not like very much. This week, we’re talking about Apple and the company 1,600 times smaller than it that’s facing similar product problems. If you’re reading this on the TechCrunch site, you […]

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This Week in Apps: Apple’s iPhone event, App Annie hit with securities fraud, OpenSea goes mobile

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:30 p.m.

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using apps on Android devices […]

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SEC Regional Director Erin Schneider is joining us at Disrupt

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:26 p.m.

If ever there was a time when working at the Securities and Exchange Commission was a dull affair, that’s no longer true. The federal agency that’s responsible for protecting investors and maintaining fair and orderly functioning of our securities markets is busier than ever, thanks to the rise of SPACs, cryptocurrencies and new rules around […]

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How to accurately simulate batteries from detailed electrodes to the pack thermal management scale

Charged EVs | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:24 p.m.

OEMs, battery designers and manufacturers, as well as test facilities, face increasing challenges in battery de Detailed understanding of battery technology and the underlying physics processes is necessary to design high-performance, durable, and safe batteries. Physics-based modeling is being used for building accurate simulations of batteries, incorporating different aspects through predefined physics-based interfaces, from detailed... Read more »

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59% of kids’ apps removed from Apple Store didn’t have a privacy policy

VentureBeat | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:20 p.m.

Apps can be delisted for a variety of reasons, from relatively nefarious to benign causes. The report doesn't list reasons for any delisting.

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Divining the real value of my favorite fintech sub-niche

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:15 p.m.

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s inspired by what the weekday Exchange column digs into, but free, and made for your weekend reading.

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iPhone 13: Everything we know about Apple's new 2021 phone line - CNET

CNET | Sept. 18, 2021, 2 p.m.

Apple's new iPhone 13 line made its debut Tuesday, with four new models shown off.

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SoftBank’s Marcelo Claure is coming to Disrupt next week

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 1:23 p.m.

SoftBank has been on a tear in Latin America. The Japanese investment conglomerate just announced it has launched its second Latin America-focused fund with a $3 billion capital commitment from the company that may grow as the fund explores “options to raise additional capital,” according to SoftBank. The vehicle follows hot on the heels of […]

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Robotic Spot's ready for safety patrols for Hyundai - Roadshow

CNET | Sept. 18, 2021, 1:07 p.m.

A new version of Spot will patrol a South Korean factory and help identify possible safety issues.

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China Roundup: Beijing is tearing down the digital ‘walled gardens’

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 1:07 p.m.

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. This week, China gets serious about breaking down the walled gardens that its internet giants have formed for decades. Two major funding rounds were announced, […]

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How ILMxLab brought the Galaxy’s Edge to virtual reality

VentureBeat | Sept. 18, 2021, 12:45 p.m.

Lucasfilm's ILMxLab talks about the design of Star Wars: Tales From the Galaxy's Edge -- Last Call VR game.

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5G for the enterprise: A status check

VentureBeat | Sept. 18, 2021, 12:40 p.m.

5G promises to help enterprises in 3 main areas: operations, employee experience, and customer experience.

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