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Watch Google unveil the Pixel Watch and Pixel 7 here
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Watch Google unveil the Pixel Watch and Pixel 7 here

Hardware season is in full force, and now is Google’s time to shine. The company got in the habit of showing its hand months in advance, and we’ve already gotten a reasonably good look at the two headliners. First up is the latest addition to the Pixel smartwatch line. Look for the Pixel 7 and...

Uber’s former security chief found guilty of covering up 2016 data breach
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Uber’s former security chief found guilty of covering up 2016 data breach

Uber’s former head of security has been found guilty of criminal obstruction for attempting cover up a data breach that saw tens of millions of customer and driver records stolen. A federal jury in San Francisco convicted Joseph Sullivan, Uber’s former chief security officer (CSO), of obstructing justice and concealing knowledge that a federal felony...

Microsoft explores investment in Indian gaming platform Zupee
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Microsoft explores investment in Indian gaming platform Zupee

Microsoft has held conversations to invest in the Indian play-to-earn gaming platform Zupee in recent weeks and proposed to potentially lead a funding round of over $100 million, two people familiar with the matter told TechCrunch, the latest in a series of bets from the Windows-maker to expand its cloud business in the key overseas...

Lightdash takes on Looker with an open source BI platform built for dbt
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Lightdash takes on Looker with an open source BI platform built for dbt

Lightdash, an open source business intelligence (BI) platform that’s setting out to challenge proprietary incumbents such as Looker, is officially launching its core commercial product to the public today backed by $8.4 million in funding. The seed round was led by Accel, with participation from Moonfire, Y Combinator (YC), Snyk founder Guy Podjarny, and Gitlab...

Terraform Labs founder Do Kwon may lose his passport soon
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Terraform Labs founder Do Kwon may lose his passport soon

South Korea has ordered Do Kwon to surrender his passport, or risk getting it revoked, as the East Asian nation escalates actions against the crypto entrepreneur whose blockchain collapse earlier this year wiped investors’ $40 billion. The South Korean government has given Kwon 14 days to comply with the new order, it said in a...

Blizzard gives most Overwatch 1 players a pass on verifying phone numbers to play Overwatch 2
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Blizzard gives most Overwatch 1 players a pass on verifying phone numbers to play Overwatch 2

Blizzard Two days into the launch of Blizzard’s revamped and now free-to-play Overwatch 2 experience, a Wednesday night post on its support forum addressed problems players have had with connections, SMS Protect, and missing account items or account merge troubles. In terms of the connection issues and long queues for entry that are keeping many...