• Cloud-Based IDE Nitrous Names New CEO As It Starts Going After Professional Developers

    Cloud-Based IDE Nitrous Names New CEO As It Starts Going After Professional Developers

    Nitrous, the cloud-based code editor and integrated development environment that recently raised a $6.65 million funding round, today announced that it has brought on CoreOS and GitHub alum Alex Malinovich as its CEO. Nitrous’ current CEO and co-founder Andrew Solimine is now the company’s VP of product. Read More

  • Finally, We’re Going To Get Data About Diversity In Venture Capital

    Finally, We’re Going To Get Data About Diversity In Venture Capital

    Tech companies have been releasing data about diversity for the past year or so, but relatively little is known about diversity in the startup and venture capital ecosystem. Enter the 2015 Venture Census, a survey started by the National Venture Capital Association, Dow Jones VentureSource and CrunchBase. Read More

  • A Brief History Of Tesla

    When Tesla went public in 2010, it became the first American car company to do so since Ford Motor Company in 1956. Since then, Tesla’s stock has soared as the company keeps rolling out new features and models while simultaneously capturing the imagination of a curious public. What follows is a brief history of Tesla starting at its founding not by Elon Musk, but Martin Eberhard and… Read More

  • T-Mobile Adds Apple Music To Its Data-Free Music Freedom Plan

    T-Mobile Adds Apple Music To Its Data-Free Music Freedom Plan

    T-Mobile, specifically its eccentric CEO John Legere, announced a couple pretty major initiatives with Apple today that, amongst other things, feature free Apple Music streaming and an upgraded iPhone trade-in plan. Music Freedom, a pretty sweet “#Uncarrier” initiative from T-Mobile, makes sure that streamed tunes from various music apps don’t eat into your allotted data. Read More

  • Report: Recent App Store Algorithm Change Points To Crackdown On “Keyword Stuffing”

    Report: Recent App Store Algorithm Change Points To Crackdown On “Keyword Stuffing”

    Last week, we noted a recent change to the App Store’s algorithm, which appeared to have more heavily impacted iPad app developers, and ultimately resulted in ranking changes for some subset of app publishers. Now, we have more evidence that supports the theory that the recent changes to app rankings were actually an adjustment to the algorithm, as opposed to a glitch or a test on… Read More

  • Servers.com Brings Its Bare-Metal Servers To The US

    Servers.com Brings Its Bare-Metal Servers To The US

    Servers.com, a hosting company with a focus on dedicated bare-metal servers that launched in Europe in 2005, today announced the opening of its first U.S. data center location. The new Dallas data center currently only offers dedicated servers, but it will soon also play host to Servers.com’s shared cloud hosting servers. Read More

  • What A Truly Diverse Tech Company Would Look Like

    What A Truly Diverse Tech Company Would Look Like

    A lot of the conversation about diversity in tech revolves mostly around the lack of women and minorities. But diversity is much more complex than that. It’s not just about increasing the number of women in tech. Nor is it just about increasing the number of blacks and other racial minorities at tech companies. Read More

  • The New Moto X And Moto G Are Incredibly Cheap Yet Powerful Phones

    The New Moto X And Moto G Are Incredibly Cheap Yet Powerful Phones

    Motorola has just unveiled its new lineup of smartphones, the Moto G, Moto X Style and Moto X Play. While these phones are mostly updated versions of their previous iterations, Motorola is sticking with its key advantages — price, customization and less bloatware. Read More

  • Google Search Now Shows You When Local Businesses Are Busiest

    Google Search Now Shows You When Local Businesses Are Busiest

    Google Search got a small, but notable, update today that focuses on helping users determine when it’s the best time to visit a nearby business. After performing a search for a business on Google, then clicking the title to see details like its address, phone number and open hours, for example, Google will also now show you “popular times” for the business in question. Read More

  • Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky Will Join Us At Disrupt SF

    Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky Will Join Us At Disrupt SF

    Imagine you’ve just run the most successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time. What do you do next? If you’re Pebble CEO and founder Eric Migicovsky, you come back and do it all over again three years later, raising nearly twice as much as the first time. Then you come to TechCrunch Disrupt and talk with us about it. I’m super excited to announce that Eric will be joining us… Read More

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