Spotify aims to turn podcast fans into podcast creators with ‘Create podcast’ test

Spotify is testing a new “Create podcast” feature that shows up atop a user’s list of their subscribed podcasts in the app interface, as first uncovered by Jane Manchung Wong (@wongm

Alexa is reported down across Europe

Reports are coming in that Amazon’s Alexa service is down in parts of UK, Spain, Germany and Austria. According to Down Detector and Twitter, the problem started surfacing around 8am local time

VR porn is coming to hotels on the Las Vegas strip

Sin City is about to get a bit more sinful, as VR content platform VR Bangers and headset maker AuraVisor are teaming up to offer in-room adult experiences (via virtual reality) at hotels on the strip

Engadget Makeover Folds In ‘All The Best Things’ About Gdgt As It Fields More Mainstream Readers

In just the past couple years, I've noticed something: My colleague <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/john-murillo">John Murillo</a>, who shoots and edits video for TechCrunch

Insert Coin: Engadget Is Looking For Some Cool Crowdfunded Projects

Our brothers and sisters over at <a target="_blank" href="http://www.engadget.com/2012/12/28/submissions-expand-insert-coin-new-challengers-open/">Engadget</a> are holding their first red hot, super e

Engadget Hooks Up With gdgt To Power Its Product Modules

According to a tipster, social product review site <a href="http://www.gdgt.com">gdgt</a> will be expanding its embeddable widget offerings, which have previously included Time's Techland blog, to a

A Next Generation iPhone Walks Into A Bar…

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-174025" title="ig" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/ig.jpg?w=300&h=207" alt="" />Stop me if you've heard this one before: a guy walks

Its Social Product Graph Growing, GDGT Ups The Focus On CMMNTS

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-170028" title="g1" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/g1.png" alt="" />The core of <a href="http://gdgt.com">gdgt</a>, the gadget database si

Engadget's Secret New Redesign Revealed!

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/Screen-shot-2009-11-18-at-11.41.31-PM-630x535-215x182.png" width="215" height="182" />Okay, we've uncovered Engadget's <a href="https://techcr

Engadget Teases. Techmeme Responds. TechCrunch Ridicules.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/Screen-shot-2009-11-18-at-11.02.46-PM-630x541-215x184.png" width="215" height="184" />This message currently graces every page on <a href="htt

Failblog, Engadget, and Joystiq Now Selling Video Ads Through Viddler AdWorks

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/viddler-adworks.jpg" width="183" height="101" /> Did you know that <a href="http://adworks.viddler.com/directory/Entertainment/">Failblog</

Engadget's Ryan Block to step down

TechCrunch is reporting that Ryan Block has plans to step down as editor of Engadget and begin a new start-up with former editor Peter Rojas. No timing has been confirmed. Writes MA: Engadget’s

Engadget Shanks Apple

Bloops. After following up on a false lead — essentially a faked internal Apple email — Engadget’s Ryan Block drove Apple stock down 2.2 percent. Let that be a lesson to all of us: j

Pete Rojas Cuts Lines

Can you say blogfight? UPDATE – It seems there was no line for the press, but where I was standing there sure seemed like a line. Perhaps there’s no line for people who get the PR folks at