Crunch Report | Amazon Unveils The Amazon Echo Show

Amazon unveils the Amazon Echo show, the first female general partner gets hired at Benchmark, Amazon makes phone calls free and Snapchat stays hip with a new eraser feature. All this on Crunch Report

Scaleway thinks the future of cloud hosting is ARM-based servers

Iliad’s cloud hosting division Scaleway is launching a new type of server today. In just a minute, you can launch your server with 2 ARMv8 cores, 2GB of RAM, 50GB of SSD storage and unlimited bandwi

Want your app to be #1 on the App Store? Just give away a free sandwich

Chick-fil-A just launched Chick-fil-A One, their new app that offers mobile payments, order ahead, a rewards program and more. Specifically, customers will be able to customize their order on the app

Numericable-SFR Bids To Acquire Bouygues Telecom For $11.4 Billion As French Telecom Market Consolidates

Numericable acquired France’s second biggest telecom company SFR just last year, but the new telecom giant is back on the acquisition market. This time, its target is Bouygues Telecom, the wanin

“Free” Shows Which Friends Are Available To Hang Out

Sick of lonely nights at home browsing feeds? Free tells you which friends are…free…and let’s you ask if anyone wants to meet up without making you look desperate. Launching today on iOS, Free l

Free, France’s T-Mobile, Wants To Acquire T-Mobile For $15 Billion

France’s disruptive telecom company, Free, just announced that it wanted to acquire T-Mobile US. The WSJ first broke the story. Free then confirmed the bid in a press release. Sprint was already

With Project Miami, Bouygues Telecom Partners With Google To Reinvent Its Innovation Strategy

In the fascinating French telecommunications industry, Bouygues Telecom has had a rough year. Now, the company has no choice but to rethink everything from the ground up. And this is exactly what the

Free Will Sell SIM Cards Using Vending Machines In France

How do you compete with well-established mobile carriers in France, such as Orange, SFR and Bouygues? You automate everything. Free is proving once again that it can remain much leaner than its compet

Free Now Wants To Acquire Bouygues Telecom To Become A Telecom Heavyweight

The mobile landscape in France is still going through a lot of changes. Three days ago, SFR finally got acquired by Numericable, rejecting Bouygues’ offering for a second time. But when everybod

How Telecom Company Free Nearly Disrupted The French Mobile Landscape All Over Again

Last week, everything was very different in the mobile landscape in France. France’s disruptive telecom company Free was about to make the best strategic move I had ever seen. Yet, it all fell a

Apple: Future Versions Of OS X To Be Free, $900M Increase In Revenue Deferral Due To Free Software

Today during its earnings call, Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer confirmed that future versions of OS X would be free. Last week, Apple announced that OS X Mavericks would be available for free, but did no

Ahead Of ITU Summit, Google Wants You To Help Preserve A Free And Open Internet With New Campaign

Today, Google announced a new initiative to support an open and free Internet called "Take Action." The company has set up a website with materials to help educate you on <a href="https://beta.techcru

Open Ed’s Business Woes: Textbook Pioneer Flat World Knowledge To Revoke Free Access To Texts

Founded in 2007, Flat World Knowledge was one of the early pioneers in the move to bring free and open access to textbooks to students and educators. The independent publisher offered its learning con

French Telco SFR Cuts Up To 2,000 Jobs Following Free Mobile Entry Into The Market

As the telecom company Free <a href="">disrupted the mobile landscape</a> in France, employ

How The Telecom Company Free Disrupted The Mobile Landscape In France

Imagine a mobile phone plan, such as the one from <a target="_blank" href="">Free</a> in France, with unlimited talk, unlimited SMS and MMS messages, tethering and, even more import

Vizio 8″ Tablet Owners Get Three Free Months Of Hulu Plus

The Hulu Plus application debuted on Vizio's wallet-friendly tablet <a href="">back in August,</a> and that partn

The Complete Guide To Freemium Business Models

The idea of offering your product or a version of it for free has been a source of much debate. Pricing is always tricky. Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs don't give it enough thought. They will o

My Book, Black Hat, Is In ePub Format And Is Free To Download

<img src="" />I wrote a book in 2004 about hackers, spammers, and other nerds and I thought I'd

Seven Watches Up For Grabs During Holiday Giveaway

<img src="">The holiday season brings special entitlements - so win yourself a watch already. This Casio Pathfinder is just one of s

Vittorium AT Watch Up For Grabs

<img src="">Giving away a red and white Swiss Vittorium AT watch over at aBlogtoRead. The newer brand has some unique spo
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