New malware pulls its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Security researchers said they’ve found a new kind of malware that takes its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter. The malware itself is relatively underwhelming: like most... Read more »

The business case for serverless – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Zack Kanter is the co-founder of Stedi. More posts by this contributor Why Amazon is eating the world While serverless is typically championed as a way to reduce costs and... Read more »

Nvidia’s limited China connections – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Another round of followups on Nvidia, and then some short news analysis. TechCrunch is experimenting with new content forms. This is a rough draft of something new – provide your... Read more »

Volvo Trucks teases the all-electric semi truck it’s bringing to California in 2019 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Volvo Trucks released teaser images Wednesday of the electric trucks it plans to bring to California next year as part of a demonstration project, the latest truck manufacturer to publicize... Read more »

Lyft is making it easier for people in food deserts to access groceries – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Access to healthy food is particularly difficult in food deserts — areas where more than 40 percent of households don’t have access to a car, are located more than half... Read more »

Terragon’s Asia acquisition, Twiga Foods’ $10M raise, SimbaPay’s China payment service – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch More posts by this contributor SimbaPay launches Kenya to China payment service over WeChat Africa’s agtech wave gets $10 million richer as Twiga Foods raises more capital Nigerian consumer data analytics... Read more »

Dallas-based TXV Partners targets $50M for its debut fund – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Marcus Stroud and Brandon Allen met six years ago as roommates at Princeton University. The pair bonded over a common interest and a shared dream: to be venture capitalists. “We... Read more »

Fortnite gets into Christmas mode with snow, planes and ziplines in season 7 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Fortnite, the world’s most popular game, is getting into the festive period after it released its much-anticipated Season 7 update which includes lots of Christmasy touches. The new season sees... Read more »

Workato raises $25M for its integration platform – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Workato, a startup that offers an integration and automation platform for businesses that competes with the likes of MuleSoft, SnapLogic and Microsoft’s Logic Apps, today announced that it has raised a $25... Read more »

Apple announces its ‘Best of 2018’ lists across apps, games, music, podcasts and more – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Apple today announced its Best of 2018 selections – its annual, editorial list of what it considers the best content across its App Store and iTunes, along with its top... Read more »