13 TechCrunch stories you don’t want to miss this week

It was a busy week filled with tall things Apple, GCP NEXT, and Y Combinator Winter Demo Day. Next week we'll have coverage of Microsoft Build, Tesla's unveiling, and more. Until then, here are the to

Google adds Zika info to search and partners with UNICEF to map outbreak

The Zika virus continues to spread across South America and beyond, but unlike with other pandemics, identifying and mapping the outbreak has proven hard. Google today announced that it is now working

The Future Is African

This is a call to action for the dreamers of the world. Imagine being in a market where more people live in a high-speed mobile Internet zone than have electricity. The innovative thinking that has de

Has Your Startup Changed A Child’s Life For Good? Enter The UNICEF UK + Europas Award

Right now, millions of children around the world are in danger. They’re facing violence, disease, hunger, and the chaos of war and disaster. Innovation in technology has the potential to help change

How The Future of Mobile Lies in the Developing World

In less than three decades, the mobile phone has gone from being a status symbol to being a ubiquitous technology that facilitates almost every interaction in our daily lives. One month after the worl