TC Sessions: Mobility 2020: Boris Sofman of Waymo and Nancy Sun of Ike

Technology Chrunch You have might heard: a mobility revolution is in the making. TechCrunch is here for it — and we’re not just along for the ride. We’re here to uncover new ideas and startups, root out vaporware and dig into the tech and people spurring this change....
Paytm targets merchants to fight back Google and Walmart in India’s crowded payments field

Paytm targets merchants to fight back Google and Walmart in India’s crowded payments field

Technology Chrunch Paytm today announced two new features for businesses as the financial services firm looks to expand its reach in the nation that has quickly become one of the world’s most crowded and competitive payments markets. The Noida-headquartered firm,...

Reliance Industries acquires a majority stake in SaaS startup NowFloats for $20M

Technology Chrunch Reliance Industries, one of India’s largest industrial houses, has acquired a majority stake in NowFloats, an Indian startup that helps businesses and individuals build online presence without any web developing skills. In a regulatory filing on...

This Week in Apps: Apple’s vaping app ban, Disney+ gets installed, apps gear up for Black Friday

Technology Chrunch Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support, and the money that flows through it all. What are developers talking about? What do app publishers and marketers need to know?...
Opera’s desktop browser gets built-in tracking protection

Opera’s desktop browser gets built-in tracking protection

Technology Chrunch Browser maker Opera today announced the launch of version 68 of its flagship desktop browser. The marquee feature of the launch is the addition of a tracker blocker that will make it harder for advertisers and others to track you while you browse...