Cloudflare reaches $1B run rate, promises $5B in 5 years. Investors? Not impressed
Cloudflare announced a $1 billion run rate and a five-year goal of $5 billion, but Wall Street still treated it shabbily the following day.
Could corporates be good matchmakers for startups and VCs?
Cloudflare recently announced a $1.25 billion funding program for startups that use its Workers software with VCs footing the bill.
Cloudflare wants to replace CAPTCHAs with Turnstile
Ahead of its Connect conference in October, Cloudflare this week announced an ambitious new project called Turnstile, which seeks to do away with the CAPTCHAs used throughout the web to verify people
Cloudflare takes aim at AWS with promise of $1.25 billion to startups that use its own platform
Cloudflare, the security, performance and reliability company that went public three years ago, said this morning that it will help connect startups that use its serverless computing platform to dozen
Cloudflare launches an eSIM to secure mobile devices
Are smartphones ever entirely secure? It depends on one’s definition of “secure,” particularly when dealing with corporate environments. Most companies with bring-your-own-device pol
How do you stop another Uber hack?
As cyberattacks get more sophisticated, some of the strongest security features — like MFA — are being defeated, thanks to weaknesses in human behavior.
Twilio hackers breached over 130 organizations during months-long hacking spree
The hackers that breached Twilio earlier this month also compromised more than 130 organizations during their hacking spree that netted the credentials of close to 10,000 employees. Twilio’s rec
The ruling against Juuling?
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Daily Crunch: With $153M Series C, LeadSquared becomes India’s newest unicorn
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Apple is introducing new tech in iOS 16 to let you skip CAPTCHAs
It’s pretty annoying to go through CAPTCHA verification where you have to identify weird squiggly letters or click on images of the boat till there are none left — just to prove that you’
Cloudflare outage hit crypto exchanges FTX, Bitfinex and more
A Cloudflare outage on Tuesday knocked out numerous popular web services, including major crypto exchanges FTX, Bitfinex and OKX, raising questions about the security of centralized crypto platforms.
Cloudflare fixes outage that knocked popular services offline
Cloudflare said on Tuesday it resolved a “wide-spread” outage earlier in the day that affected a large number of services including FTX, Discord, Omegle, DoorDash, Crunchyroll, NordVPN and
Cloudflare outage hit Discord, other services in India
A Cloudflare outage in the India region that began earlier Wednesday caused several services including Discord, online insurer Acko, GitLab and SaaS platform OSlash to face performance issues in the c
The guide to great metrics: Product-led principles
Metrics alone don’t help you build a business. They can help you set targets, but they do little to help you hit those targets.
With new serverless database, Cloudflare gets serious about infrastructure services
When AWS launched its storage offering in 2006, it began a march to offer compute, storage and database services in the cloud. Google, Microsoft, Alibaba and IBM, among others, would follow. One playe
Daily Crunch: PayPal Ventures leads $50M Series B for Egyptian fintech Paymob
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Cloudflare today announced that it’s collaborating with Deno, the development company behind the eponymous Deno runtime, and individual contributors of the Node.js open source project to create
The stock market is down, but these 4 tech companies prove there’s still good news out there
We took a look at earnings results from Cloudflare, Confluent, Amplitude and Appian to gauge how the market is treating even results that seem pretty darn solid.
Amazon, Microsoft and Google have suspended cloud sales in Russia
As the war in Ukraine continues, companies as varied as Exxon, Visa, McDonald’s and Coca-Cola have suspended sales in Russia. Tech companies like Adobe, Apple and PayPal have joined in over the
Cloudflare to acquire Area 1 Security, a startup that blocks phishing emails
Cloudflare has announced that it plans to acquire Area 1 Security, a security startup that has developed a product that stops phishing attacks before they land in an employee’s inbox. Cloudflare pla