Tech companies must do more to fight misogyny in the wider culture

Benedetta Arese Lucini Contributor Benedetta Arese Lucini is a former general manager for Uber in Italy and the co-founder of Oval Money. Over the past few months Silicon Valley’s treatment of w

Apple Pay is now available in Italy

Apple’s wireless payment system Apple Pay is now up and running in Italy. The company partnered with a handful of banks and popular retailers. Italian customers can now add their payment cards to th

Uber isn’t welcome in Italy anymore | Crunch Report

Netflix reaches 75% of U.S. streaming viewers, LeEco scraps its plan to acquire Vizio, Uber isn't welcome in Italy anymore and Cadillac is launching an autonomous driving system. All this on Crunch Re

Uber is now banned in Italy for unfair competition

While Uber is fighting Waymo at home, the American company is also having issues abroad. As Reuters reported, an Italian court has ordered Uber to stop all activities in all of Italy. The court says U

Italian incubator H-Farm prepares for a new crop with a campus slated to open in 2018

There's a farm outside of Venice, Italy, that cultivates tech talent the way other farms grow crops.

In the aftermath of Italy’s quake, tech supported relief efforts

Marcello Mari Contributor More posts by this contributor Italian incubator H-Farm prepares for a new crop with a campus slated to open in 2018 In the aftermath of Italy’s quake, tech supported r

CornerJob Fires Up Its Blue-Collar Jobs Marketplace App With $10M Series A

Another despatch from the 'mobile messaging is eating the world' file: blue collar recruitment app and European startup Corner Job has closed a $10 million Series A funding round.

The Italian Tech Sector Is Getting A Boost From Big U.S. Partners

With a little help from some big American companies, the Italian technology sector is taking off in the early part of 2016.

Anchors Away And Shiver Me Timbers! Antlos Puts You And And Your Friends On A Boat

Yachting has an image problem. When you think of big old sailboats you mostly imagine rich leathery men in boat shoes who smoke big cigars and try to hit rare pink dolphins in the head with with their

Internet Privacy Is The Wrong Conversation

On April 2, the Wall Street Journal reported that Facebook is in hot water with government regulators in six European countries over its practice of tracking users’ movements across the web to sell

Robocoin, The Bitcoin ATM, Adds A Way To Send Cash Overseas

Remittances – sending cash overseas – has always been bitcoin‘s killer app. Now the guys at Robocoin have made it more killer. Their new product, called Romit, is basically a way to

LivingSocial Offloads Let’s Bonus, Its Last Non-English Business [Updated]

The downsizing of LivingSocial’s international operations continues: the daily deals site has sold Let’s Bonus — and its operations in Spain, Portugal, Italy and Chile. The buyer

Hem Confirms Acquisition Of Assets From Italy’s Discipline As Approaches Sale In U.S.

Hem, the Berlin-based home furnishings company created last year by Jason Goldberg as a pivot after his previous online marketplace collapsed, has confirmed the acquisition of assets from Di

Hem, Jason Goldberg’s Pivot From Fab, Is Buying Design Business

Hem, the Berlin-based home furnishings company that Jason Goldberg created last year as a pivot out of his flashy-but-challenged e-commerce portal, is close to sewing up another acquisiti

Google Pays Another Tiny Fine In Europe — $1.4M — For Street View Privacy Concerns

Google has paid a €1 million ($1.4 million) fine in Italy levied by the country’s data protection watchdog for complaints relating to its Street View street-level image capturing cars that da

Flazio, An Italian Web-Design Engine, Lets You Build A Site Through Your Facebook Page

Website creation software is a dime-a-dozen. You press a button, type in some jazz, and come up with a one page website for you and yours. But what if I said there was something that could make it eve

Apple’s Warranty Practices Under Fire In Europe Again As Belgian Watchdog Agency Files Complaint

Apple's warranty plans have drawn the ire of a Belgian consumer watchdog agency, Test-Aankoop/Test-Achats. The group has filed a complaint against the company over how AppleCare is sold and marketed t

Hotelyo raises €1m angel round for its Vente Privée for luxury hotel deals

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MopApp launches cross-store mobile analytics – we have 100 invites

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MusiXmatch aims to make online lyrics legal with new €400k round

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