Yat thinks emoji ‘identities’ can be a thing, and it has $20M in sales to back it up

I learned about Yat in April, when a friend sent our group chat a link to a story about how the key emoji sold as an “internet identity” for $425,000. “I hate the universe,” sh

Announcing the agenda for Extreme Tech Challenge Global Finals presented by TechCrunch

Here at TechCrunch, we’re big fans of startup competitions. From our Extra Crunch Live Pitch-offs all the way up to the world-famous Disrupt Startup Battlefield, we can’t get enough of &#8

Tarform debuted new e-motorcycles, but is there a US market?

With more failures in the electric motorcycle industry than going concerns and a contracting American motorcycle market, now would seem to be an odd time to launch a new bike into the EV arena. But T

Space Propulsion Startup Accion Systems Starts Taking Orders

The space propulsion company Accion Systems has announced that they will officially start taking orders for their micro-propulsion systems designed for CubeSats and other small satellites. The company

Ion Is A Wireless Smart Light That Reacts To Touch And Tunes

Make way for another smart light in the room. Ion, currently in production-ready prototype form seeking $20,000 from the Kickstarter community for its final push to market, is best described as a digi

Hands-On With CE Week’s Hottest Wearable Tech

<a href="">Wearable technology</a> is all the rage right now, and I'm not just talking about Google Glass or

Ion Audio Book Saver Does Just That, Saves Books

<img src="">Have you ever tried scanning a book via a flatbed scanner? Oh boy, it's for jerks. Horrible experence. B

NVIDIA’s ION 2 promises faster graphics and long battery life

<img src="" alt="" />It's official. NVIDIA's ION 2 GPUs are coming. You’ll see them on more than 30 produ

Acer AspireRevo nettop gets Windows 7, dual-core CPU, more memory

<img src="" alt="AspireRevo_R3610_2" />You may or may not recall that a couple weeks ago, Acer’s ION-powered AspireRevo net

Looks like it’s Splitsville for NVIDIA and Intel

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Ion-powered Acer AspireRevo nettop priced at $199

<img src="">Well here’s a nice price on a tiny computer. Acer’s AspireRevo nettop is now available at Newegg for $199. The machine fea

ASUS 12-inch Eee netbook with NVIDIA Ion, Windows 7, 11-hour battery leaked?

<img src="">Well good morning, Interesting Netbook. You have caught my attention thanks to your inclusion of NVIDIA’s Ion chipset, 1

EeeBox PC gets Ion power, can handle 1080p video

<img src="" alt="Eee" />ASUS' NVIDIA Ion-powered EeeBox PC has gotten sort of official. It's on ASUS' website now, at least, al

Video: NVIDIA nettop-computing platform ION "hotting up"

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Lenovo eyeing Ion, VIA netbook platforms

<img src="">We may see Lenovo netbooks packing NVIDIA and VIA chips pretty soon here. Digitimes is reporting that “Lenovo plans to launch

CEO of NVIDIA talks netbooks

<img src="">In an interview with Laptop Magazine, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang talks about the current state of netbooks, his company’s

Hands and feet on the $299 Ion premium Rock Band drum set

<img src="">Greg and I got a chance to flail about on ION’s premium Rock Band drum set in the final hours of CES. Greg played Bad Reputation as though h

ION premium Rock Band drum set gets official at $299

Here she blows; the premium Xbox 360 Rock Band drum kit from ION. It’s priced at $299, available now, and features four gum-rubber drum pads (read: quiet) and two cymbals with mounting arms. That’

ION Audio Releases Two Snazzy Turntables

iTTUSB05 If you’re not of the old guard of turntable enthusiasts and enjoy the atrocities of USB-powered turntables then ION has what you’re looking for. After all, vinyl has superior sound qualit