VC admits he doesn’t hire women out of fear he’ll get sued

On KQED’s Forum show today host Queena Sook Kim discussed venture capitalism’s sexist culture. But there was a shocking revelation from one VC who emailed in a...

Waze Carpool to go live across California, so take a break from driving

Starting June 6, any and all California residents will be able to hitch a ride to work, back home, or to the beach with other Waze Carpool drivers, saving the...

Reali expands it online real-estate service to the entire Bay Area, raises $5M Series...

Reali wants to change how people buy and sell their homes and now it has $5 million more to work on this, thanks to a Series...

Crunch Report | Lyft and Waymo Partner Up on Self-Driving Cars

It’s the first day of TechCrunch Disrupt New York. Lyft and Waymo partner up on self-driving car technology, Sam Altman could potentially be running for governor of California and Apple...

Weekly Roundup: Tesla’s solar roof tiles, Snap stumbles through Q1 earnings

This week, Tesla launched pre-orders for its solar roof tiles, Snap Inc. stumbled through its first earnings report and Apple bought up a small sleep...

Our favorite startups from 500 Startups’ 20th class

41 startups graced the stage at 500 Startups’ 20th demo day at the Parc55 hotel in downtown San Francisco. The event came complete with mascots, a summer of love theme and...

Former US mental health chief left Google’s life sciences arm to launch his own...

Tom Insel, the former head of the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), has left his position at Google’s life sciences company Verily to found his own...

California orders Rydengo to shut down its website

On April 13, the state of California issued a cease and desist letter to RydenGo, saying that the company had to take its website down....

How California is trying to keep autonomous vehicle development on track

Nidhi Kalra is a senior information scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan <a href="http://www.rand.org/">RAND Corporation, director of RAND’s San Francisco Bay Area office, and...

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iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus have smaller battery than the iPhone...

Apple at its launch event claimed the battery on iPhone X (iPhone 10) to be better than the iPhone 7. A listing on...