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Microsoft Edge is getting smart copy and paste, a password monitor and vertical tabs

Microsoft Edge is getting smart copy and paste, a password monitor and vertical tabs

Microsoft today announced a ton of new features for its productivity apps, but it also used today’s release to highlight a few new features that are coming to its Chromium-based Edge browser in the near…

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White House says it is ordering more companies to make ventilators

White House says it is ordering more companies to make ventilators

With national stockpile inventory of life-saving healthcare equipment getting dangerously close to zero, President Trump signaled that he will leverage…

An EU coalition of techies is backing a ‘privacy-preserving’ standard for COVID-19 contacts tracing

An EU coalition of techies is backing a ‘privacy-preserving’ standard for COVID-19 contacts tracing

A European coalition of techies and scientists drawn from at least eight countries, and led by Germany’s Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz…

Maybe we shouldn’t use Zoom after all

Maybe we shouldn’t use Zoom after all

Now that we’re all stuck at home thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, video calls have gone from a novelty to…

Facebook Messenger preps Auto Status location type sharing

Facebook Messenger preps Auto Status location type sharing

Facebook Messenger could soon automatically tell your closest friends you’re at the gym, driving, or in Tokyo. Messenger has been…

Fauci: US can expect more than 100,000 COVID-19 deaths, millions of cases

Fauci: US can expect more than 100,000 COVID-19 deaths, millions of cases

On CNN’s State of the Union Sunday, the leading U.S. authority on the COVID-19 pandemic made some grim predictions about…

Startups Weekly: A new era for consumer tech

Startups Weekly: A new era for consumer tech

TechCrunch is out hunting for bright spots in the startup world as we all come to grips with the pandemic…

We’ve come full rectangle: Polaroid is reborn out of The Impossible Project

We’ve come full rectangle: Polaroid is reborn out of The Impossible Project

More than a decade after announcing that it would keep Polaroid’s abandoned instant film alive, The Impossible Project has done…

Facebook launches Community Hub for Messenger users to fight coronavirus rumors

Facebook launches Community Hub for Messenger users to fight coronavirus rumors

Facebook today unveiled Coronavirus Community Hub on Messenger that offers tips, authoritative information and other resources to help people stay connected…

Monday.com surpassed $130M ARR before the remote-work boom

Monday.com surpassed $130M ARR before the remote-work boom

This member of the $100M ARR club keeps surprising As efforts to flatten the spread of COVID-19 pushes employees from…

Game downloads will be throttled to manage internet congestion

Game downloads will be throttled to manage internet congestion

For the billions stuck at home during the global effort to flatten the curve, gaming is a welcome escape. But…

Stocks broadly fall as Nasdaq dips modestly, SaaS gains on the day

Stocks broadly fall as Nasdaq dips modestly, SaaS gains on the day

The stock market’s movements in recent weeks have often felt like unified action. When one American index fell, the others…

Box’s Aaron Levie says it will take creativity and focus to get through this crisis

Box’s Aaron Levie says it will take creativity and focus to get through this crisis

The COVID-19 virus is touching every aspect of our lives and having a profound impact on individuals, businesses and society…

Under quarantine, media is actually social

Under quarantine, media is actually social

The flood of status symbol content into Instagram Stories has run dry. No one is going out and doing anything…

Google cancels I/O developer conference in light of COVID-19 crisis

Google cancels I/O developer conference in light of COVID-19 crisis

Google announced on Twitter today that it was canceling its annual I/O developer conference out of concern for the health…

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Disney debuts its streaming service in India

Disney debuts its streaming service in India

Disney+ has arrived in the land of Bollywood. The company on Friday (local time) rolled out its eponymous streaming service…

Amazon Prime Video is streaming kids’ movies and TV for free, no Prime membership required

Amazon Prime Video is streaming kids’ movies and TV for free, no Prime membership required

Amazon is making a selection of family-friendly and programming for kids available for free streaming on Prime Video as a…

Daily Crunch: Amazon warehouse workers walk out

Daily Crunch: Amazon warehouse workers walk out

Amazon faces worker complaints over its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, General Motors says it’s moving fast to manufacture face…

Amazon warehouse workers are walking out and Whole Foods workers are striking

Amazon warehouse workers are walking out and Whole Foods workers are striking

Amazon, the e-commerce giant that has fared well financially amid the COVID-19 pandemic, is facing a bevy of worker strikes.…