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NAVER AGREES TO ACQUIRE FASHION MARKETPLACE POSHMARK FOR $1.2B

Naver, the South Korean search giant, today announced it plans to acquire secondhand apparel marketplace Poshmark for $1.2 billion...

JOHN CURTIUS IS LEAVING TIGER GLOBAL TO START HIS OWN VENTURE FUND

John Curtius, the prolific Tiger Global senior partner who has been at the center of some of the firm's biggest deals in the last several...

 
 
 
Max Q: Hubble hubble, toil and trouble

MAX Q: HUBBLE HUBBLE, TOIL AND TROUBLE

And welcome back to Max Q. I hope all of our Florida readers stayed safe during Hurricane Ian - thinking of you guys. In this issue: How...

Daily Crunch: Vice Society hackers post 500GB of data stolen from LA school district to dark web

DAILY CRUNCH: VICE SOCIETY HACKERS POST 500GB OF DATA STOLEN FROM LA SCHOOL DISTRICT TO DARK WEB

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THE SUPREME COURT TAKES ON SECTION 230

Section 230 of the Communications Act, which prevents online platforms from being liable for the content posted by their users, will...

GOPUFF DELIVERS ON GOODNOW, ITS NEW HEALTH, WELLNESS PRIVATE LABEL OFFERING

Gopuff added another private label to its arsenal of offerings, this time in the health and wellness space with Goodnow, the company...

 
 
 

SPOTIFY RELEASES A NEW EXCLUSIVE PODCAST HOSTED BY KIM KARDASHIAN

Today, Spotify released the first two episodes of the new original podcast “ Kim Kardashian's The System: The Case of Kevin Keith ,”...

RIVIAN MADE 7,363 OF ITS EV PICKUPS AND SUVS IN Q3

Electric vehicle maker Rivian announced its Q3 production and delivery numbers on Monday, revealing it made 7,363 of its R1T pickup...

 
 
 

TWITTER EXPANDS ACCESS TO ITS EXPERIMENTAL STATUS FEATURE.BUT NOT TO ITS PAID SUBSCRIBERS

Twitter's throwback feature, Twitter Status, is today expanding its list of potential status updates to choose from, in a continuation...

WHAT TECH TYCOON RICHARD LIU'S SEXUAL MISCONDUCT CASE MEANS FOR CHINA'S METOO

One of the highest-profile sexual assault allegations against Chinese business tycoons ended abruptly this past weekend. Liu Qiangdong,...

 
 
 

TIER MOBILITY-OWNED SPIN LAYS OFF ABOUT 10% OF WORKFORCE, EXITS TWO MARKETS

Spin, which was acquired by Tier Mobility earlier this year, has laid off about 10% of its staff - including a number of executives...

EDITED TWEETS IS STILL A MINEFIELD, BUT TWITTER'S SOLUTION JUST MIGHT WORK

I've long been super against edited tweets, mostly for technical reasons. The core issue is that Twitter isn't like other social media...

 
 
 

META SETTLES LAWSUIT FOR ‘SIGNIFICANT' SUM AGAINST BUSINESSES SCRAPING FACEBOOK AND INSTAGRAM DATA

Facebook parent Meta has settled a lawsuit in the U.S. against two companies that had engaged in data scraping operations, which had...

LET'S NOT DEFEND KIM KARDASHIAN FOR SHILLING CRYPTO

Kim Kardashian is the latest celebrity to land in legal trouble for unlawfully promoting a crypto product to her followers without...

 
 
 

DRAYMOND GREEN WILL FLIP THE SCRIPT AT TECHCRUNCH DISRUPT

Golden State Warrior and four-time NBA champion Draymond Green will take the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt on October 18-20 in San Francisco...

I WILL DEFEND THE $700M FIZZY WATER

Silly season is out in venture capital land. Today investors and founders alike will bore your ears off with notes about incremental...

 
 
 
Twitter's edit button is rolling out to Blue subscribers in Canada, Australia and New Zealand

TWITTER'S EDIT BUTTON IS ROLLING OUT TO BLUE SUBSCRIBERS IN CANADA, AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Twitter is rolling out the ability to edit tweets to Blue subscribers in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, the social network announced...

YOUTUBE IS ASKING SOME USERS TO PURCHASE A PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION TO WATCH IN 4K

YouTube's Premium paid subscription includes benefits like ad-free viewing, video and song downloads for offline consumption, and background...

 
 
 
Bumble is testing a speed dating feature where users chat before matching

BUMBLE IS TESTING A SPEED DATING FEATURE WHERE USERS CHAT BEFORE MATCHING

Dating app Bumble has been experimenting with a new way for its users to connect. The company has been quietly testing a speed dating...

GOOGLE'S GV BACKS SIDEQUEST, AN UNOFFICIAL META QUEST APP STORE

While the broader virtual reality industry earnestly waits for Meta's next announcements around new VR products at its Connect event...

 
 
 



Shrek Raves Sweep The Nation, Mount In Manhattan

The pandemic might have bottled a fever for popular parties while simultaneously pushing many purveyors further unto the internet, the Shrek Rave's perfect advertising vehicle. Read more ...

Thunder Preseason Preview: Opportunity For Young Core To Step Up

Over the next ten days, the outcome of these preseason contests and practices will truly dictate not only who makes the final roster in Oklahoma City, but also who earns a spot... Read more ...

All 5,400 U.S. Hilton Hotels To Get Peloton Bikes This Year

By the end of 2022, all 5,400 Hilton hotels and resorts in the United States will have at least one Peloton Bike in an industry-first partnership that will substantially... Read more ...

Ukraine's Counteroffensives Appear To Be Part Of A Much Bigger Plan-To...

Experts assess that the Ukrainian government's plan is separately to surround, cut off and destroy elements of the Russian forces in the south and east while also severing the... Read more ...

Jim Cramer says 3 things are preventing the market from having a sustained rally

Stocks rebounded on Monday after an ugly end to the month and quarter on Friday. Read more ...

Stella McCartney dabbles in art at eco-pioneering Paris show

PARIS - It was as much art fair as fashion show for Stella McCartney, who put on an art-infused spring collection at Paris Fashion Week on Monday vibrating with flashes of... Read more ...

La Russa's Departure Comes As Managerial Salaries Keep Falling

Tony La Russa was one of baseball's highest paid managers in his two seasons with the White Sox. He resigned Monday, citing health reasons. Two other highly paid managers, Joe... Read more ...

Max Q: Hubble hubble, toil and trouble

Max Q: Hubble hubble, toil and trouble

And welcome back to Max Q. I hope all of our Florida readers stayed safe during Hurricane Ian - thinking of you guys. In this issue: How the Space Coast braced for the... Read more ...

Daily Crunch: Vice Society hackers post 500GB of data stolen from LA school...

Daily Crunch: Vice Society hackers post 500GB of data stolen from LA school district to dark web

To get a roundup of TechCrunch's biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here . Oc-flippin-tober? You've got to be... Read more ...

46 Trillion Dollars In Financial Wealth Has Already Been Lost During The...

46 Trillion Dollars In Financial Wealth Has Already Been Lost During The Great Global Market Crash Of 2022

In less than one year, 46 trillion dollars in financial wealth has been wiped out. If that isn't a “crash”, how would you define one? Since last November, stocks and bonds have... Read more ...