NFC-ready! Smart payments startups ACT and sQuid see £53.3m merger

<img class="shot" title="Picture 28" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-284-300x166.png" alt="" width="180" height="100" />There's a lot of excitement (and hype) at the mome

Digital Contents Expo Tokyo: Giant squid robot Ikabo (video)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/ikabo_robot.jpg" /> The <a href="http://www.fun.ac.jp/en/">Future University</a> (cool name) in Hakodate, Northern Japan, presented the

Name that Squid

Thanks to the amazing Bryce Durbin, we’re lucky enough to have our own jolly mascot, the Blue Squid or Blue Goo or Whatever You Want to Call Him. However, the poor soul doesn’t have a name