China roundup: Keep down internet upstarts, cultivate hard tech � TechCrunch

China roundup: Keep down internet upstarts, cultivate hard tech � TechCrunch

Welcome back to TechCrunchs China Roundup! This digest contains the most recent developments in China's tech landscape, and what these mean for
5 lessons from Duolingo�s bellwether edtech IPO of the year � TechCrunch

5 lessons from Duolingo�s bellwether edtech IPO of the year � TechCrunch

Duolingo made its debut on the public markets this week. This sparked excitement and attention for the edtech industry and its founder cohort. Even
The pandemic effect is slowing � TechCrunch

The pandemic effect is slowing � TechCrunch

The TechCrunch Exchange is back with a weekly newsletter about startups and markets. This newsletter is inspired by the weekday Exchange column, but
Jaws Musical Bruce Set to Hit the Seattle Stage Next Year

Jaws Musical Bruce Set to Hit the Seattle Stage Next Year

Bruce, the new musical from Seattle Repertory Theater, is based on Carl Gottliebs memoir The Jaws Log. Advertisement Bruce is about Steven Spielberg,
Thanks to the Rickroll, �Never Gonna Give You Up� hits 1 billion YouTube plays

Thanks to the Rickroll, �Never Gonna Give You Up� hits 1 billion YouTube plays

YouTube has seen over 1 billion views of the official video for Rick Astley's 1987 hit, Never Gonna Give Up. Thanks to Rickroll, the song has been a
H.G. Wells� �World Brain� is now here�what have we learned since?

H.G. Wells� �World Brain� is now here�what have we learned since?

H.G. Between November 1936 and November 1937, H.G. Wells delivered a series lectures in Great Britain, France and the USA about the impending
The Top 30 Vulnerabilities Include Plenty of Usual Suspects

The Top 30 Vulnerabilities Include Plenty of Usual Suspects

WIRED published this week a disturbing report about real warships being manipulated by an unknown criminal to their exact locations. In the past few
Telegram�s group video calls can now have up to 1,000 viewers

Telegram�s group video calls can now have up to 1,000 viewers

Telegram announced new features and improvements to its popular messaging app. This time, video is the main focus. These sessions can now boast up to
Official Trailer for Brand New Cherry Flavor Series Hits the Internet

Official Trailer for Brand New Cherry Flavor Series Hits the Internet

The official trailer for Netflix's supernatural horror series Brand New Cherry Flavor was released by the streaming service. It premiered on August
How to Get the Most Out of Your Meditation App

How to Get the Most Out of Your Meditation App

Diana Winston, UCLA's Mindful Awareness Research Center director (MARC), says that mindfulness is well researched and is why many apps are