Facebook is testing a feature to prevent profile pictures being abused by other users

Facebook is introducing a new feature to give users peace of mind around how their profile photo can be used and accessed by others. The social...

CamSoda jumps into the world of paid life-streaming

Have you always wanted to show your messy room to hundreds of people? Want to get paid for the pleasure of streaming your breakfasts, lunches,...

Startups, I’d like to meet you in Columbus

I’m in Columbus this week and I thought we could have a quick meetup in advance of Disrupt SF in September. We’ll be meeting on...

Yahoo SVP Adam Cahan to exit after Verizon acquisition closes

Another high-profile Yahoo executive, SVP of Mobile and Emerging Products Adam Cahan, will leave the company as the acquisition by VerizOath: comes to a close....

Shaka Senghor, a formerly incarcerated individual, launches media startup

At TechCrunch Sessions: Justice today, New York Times bestselling author Shaka Senghor unveiled Mind Blown Media, a new media company that aims to create high-impact...

The consumerization of healthcare

Sam Myers is an investor at Balderton Capital, where he is responsible for the firm's Nordic portfolio and focuses on investments in security,...

Google ends support for its Nik Collection photo editing software

Google rightly took the plaudits when it made its Nik Collection photo editing software available for free last year — removing the product’s $149 price...

After beating the world’s elite Go players, Google’s AlphaGo AI is retiring

Google’s AlphaGo — the AI developed to tackle the world’s most demanding strategy game — is stepping down from competitive matches after defeating the world’s best...

Restaurant guide Zomato got off lightly after a hacker grabbed 6.6M user passwords

Restaurant guide and food delivery service Zomato looks like it is getting off lightly after it suffered a hack that compromised personal information belonging to 6.6...

A chat with Imzy co-founder Jessica Moreno on building a kinder online community

Jessica Moreno and her co-founder Dan McComas couldn’t find the kind of inclusive online...

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A supernatural fog plagues a town in Stephen King’s ‘The Mist’...

An eerie fog forces a town to stick together in the aftermath of a violent crime in a new Spike series, adapted from...