Tim Armstrong Prepares AOL For a Fragmenting Web

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/tim-armstrong-215x139.png" width="215" height="139" /> The days of the Web portal are long gone. Everyone knows this, especially the people w

Digg's Kevin Rose Not Pleased With DiggBar Change

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/kevinrosebar-215x132.jpg" width="215" height="132" />Earlier today we <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/07/19/diggbar-commits-caree

DiggBar Commits Career Suicide, Starts Redirecting To Digg Homepage

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/shoot-self-in-footjpg-215x161.jpg" width="215" height="161" />Since originally <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/04/02/diggs-toolba

LG Rumor 2 headed for Virgin Mobile?

Good news, pre-paid fans! You’ve got a new handset coming to your corner of the market. We can’t promise anything for sure, but we’ve got good reason to believe that Virgin Mobile wi

The BlackBerry Tour gets torn apart, reassembled

I don’t get the fascination with gadget tear downs. I mean, who cares? It’s not like any of us understand what the hell is on the circuit boards. I say as long as the product works, lets l

Qype – What's the latest at the "European Yelp"?

I met Qype last week at the Seedcamp Speed Dating event as part of the Traveling Geeks tour.  Here’s a quick heads-up if you’re new to it: Qype is a way to discover new places (restaurant

Why Zynga Is Worried about Playfish

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/playfish_blue1-630x246-215x83.gif" width="215" height="83" />When I wrote my <a href="http://www.businessweek.com/technology/content/apr2009/t

The Apollo program: One massive rocket designed by young engineers

There has been a good deal of focus on the Moon lately. First, the LRO sent back high-res photos of the surface, which was followed by the 40th anniversary of Apollo 11 and the release of restored vid

The Anatomy Of The Twitter Attack

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/twittercracked2-215x49.jpg" width="215" height="49" /> The Twitter document leak fiasco <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/07/14/tw

FasterWeb Wants To Make The Entire Web Up To Ten Times Faster In 2010

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/22-214x62.jpg" width="214" height="62" />As the web matures, it's also getting more complex. Yet much of it is still fundamentally based on th

App Roundup: with a special sneak preview!

You read that right, folks. We’ve stepped up our game on this week’s App Roundup and are going to go ahead and review an app that’s not even out yet. Pre-released apps are becoming i